Humphrey, New York

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Population in 2010: 687. Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 365  (53.1%)
Females: 322  (46.9%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14741.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,669 (it was $35,313 in 2000)
Humphrey:

$42,669
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,652 (it was $16,874 in 2000)

Humphrey town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,356 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Humphrey:

$76,356
NY:

$277,600
  • Races in Humphrey, NY (2010)

    Humphrey races chart
    • 67698.4%White alone
    • 40.6%American Indian alone
    • 40.6%Hispanic
    • 20.3%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

Races in Humphrey detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Humphrey: 97.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.6%), Irish (18.9%), English (12.8%), Polish (7.9%), French (6.5%), United States (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 36.6 square miles.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (very low).

Humphrey,NY real estate house value index trend

Humphrey, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Humphrey:

  • High school or higher: 69.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Humphrey town:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Humphrey town:  2.3% ($1,243)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Humphrey satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (49.9 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (50.8 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (233.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Great Valley, NY (2.6 miles ), Ischua, NY (2.7 miles ), Hinsdale, NY (2.7 miles ), Allegany, NY (2.9 miles ), Ellicottville, NY (3.0 miles ), Franklinville, NY (3.0 miles ), St. Bonaventure, NY (3.1 miles ), Olean, NY (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $41,700
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $44,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $38,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $75,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.21 N, Longitude: 78.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Wood products (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Food and beverage stores (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Wood products (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Construction laborers (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Religious workers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)

Work and jobs in Humphrey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Humphrey, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Humphrey-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Humphrey town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 8.6 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Humphrey-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 108.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 142.2 miles away from Humphrey center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 243.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 288.3 miles away from Humphrey center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cattaraugus County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Humphrey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Humphrey:

  • OLEAN GENERAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • SALAMANCA DISTRICT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SALAMANCA, NY)
  • HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB SALAMANCA L L C (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SALAMANCA, NY)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • ST JOSEPHS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; OLEAN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Humphrey:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 10 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • Jamestown Community College (about 37 miles; Jamestown, NY; FT enrollment: 3,384)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 38 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 38 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 42 miles; Orchard Park, NY; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 45 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)
  • Erie Community College (about 50 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 11,035)

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Notable location: Childs Blueberry Farm (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Humphrey include: Saint Pacificus Church (A), Humphrey Baptist Church (B), Sugartown Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Humphrey Cemetery (1), Cole Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Clare Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cattaraugus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.5%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.3%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

7.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
New York average:

14.2

Humphrey travel time to work - commute Humphrey mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Humphrey town (based on Cattaraugus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,35112
Mainline Protestant7,09049
Evangelical Protestant6,92371
Other2,84312
Black Protestant3052
None50,805-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Cattaraugus County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Cattaraugus County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Cattaraugus County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
Here:

9.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cattaraugus County:

28.5%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

15.6%

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,141 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Erie County, NY  1.02% ($34,748 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.49% ($24,633)
from Chautauqua County, NY  0.44% ($28,489)


5.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
New York average:

5.46%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($838 average AGI)
Cattaraugus County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Erie County, NY  1.17% ($28,680 average AGI)
to Chautauqua County, NY  0.54% ($33,098)
to Allegany County, NY  0.34% ($22,941)

Strongest AM radio stations in Humphrey:

  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHDL (1450 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WOEN (1360 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WESB (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Humphrey:

  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WOLN (91.3 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WMXO (101.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • W213BC (90.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Humphrey:

  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W30BW (Channel 30; OLEAN, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WONS-LP (Channel 25; OLEAN, NY; Owner: CHOICE OLEAN TELEVISION STATION, INC.)
  • W20AB (Channel 20; OLEAN, NY; Owner: CHOICE OLEAN TELEVISION STATION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $4,486,000Total costs
  • 7,591Total average daily traffic
  • 507Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,333Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 41930-1939
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Humphrey, NY

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Echo Mtn 2.44 Mi Ssw Of (Lat: 42.171167 Lon: -78.549167), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPJB763
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.162 MHz, 952.162 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/1997, Expiration Date: 03/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2002Registrant: Phone: (716) 662-0874
  • FIVE MILE, Five Mile Road (Lat: 42.194083 Lon: -78.464222), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WQWM976, Licensee ID: L00006600
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/2015, Expiration Date: 10/07/2025, Certifier: Robert TillerRegistrant: National Grid Usa Service Company, Inc, 300 Erie Boulevard West, Syracuse, NY 13202, Phone: (315) 428-6372, Fax: (315) 428-6689, Email:
  • ECHO MT, 2.4 M. Ssw (Lat: 42.171167 Lon: -78.549167), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KTG27
    Assigned Frequencies: 5989.70 MHz, 5960.00 MHz, 5960.00 MHz, 5960.00 MHz, 6049.00 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6078.60 MHz, 6078.60 MHz, 6078.60 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2004, Certifier: Dennis W Guard Jr.Registrant: Intermedia Services LLC, 2400 North Glenville, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 729-6406, Fax: (972) 729-2690, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Off Drake Road (Lat: 42.255611 Lon: -78.479722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KUC937
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.550 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Wood (27%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Electricity (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Humphrey compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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