For population 25 years and over in Hoosick:
For population 15 years and over in Hoosick town:
153 residents are foreign born (1.0% Asia, 0.8% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colonie, NY (24.9 miles , pop. 79,258).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (122.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (144.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Hoosick Falls, NY (0.4 miles ), North Bennington, VT (2.4 miles ), Old Bennington, VT (2.7 miles ), White Creek, NY (2.7 miles ), Bennington, VT (2.7 miles ), South Shaftsbury, VT (2.8 miles ), Pittstown, NY (2.8 miles ), Bennington, VT (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.90 N, Longitude: 73.35 W
Work and jobs in Hoosick: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hoosick, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hoosick-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the Hoosick town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.5 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hoosick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from Hoosick center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 67.0 miles away from Hoosick center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rensselaer County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzards: 2, Chemical Waste: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hoosick:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoosick:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hoosick and their reported violations in the past:DUNKIN DONUTS 338829 (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
78 people in nursing homes
Hoosick compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hoosick (based on Rensselaer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 94
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.11% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,743 average adjusted gross income)
0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($435 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,928 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($190 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Hoosick, New York:
See more detailed statistics of Hoosick fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hoosick, NY
Total length: 86 meters (282ft)
Total costs: $38,989,000
Total average daily traffic: 96,030
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,450
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hoosick)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hoosick, NY