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 2019: $53,822 (it was $35,313 in 2000)
Humphrey:

$53,822
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,997 (it was $16,874 in 2000)

Humphrey town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $84,171 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Humphrey:

$84,171
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $120,858; detached houses: $115,372; townhouses or other attached units: $514,169; in 2-unit structures: $50,094; in 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $193,946; mobile homes: $53,253
March 2019 cost of living index in Humphrey: 96.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Humphrey, NY (2010)
    • 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

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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, New York map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Humphrey town:

2.3% ($1,243)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

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 )

Latitude: 42.21 N, Longitude: 78.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

Distribution of median household income in Humphrey, NY in 2019
Humphrey satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Humphrey, NY residents
Average permit cost in Humphrey, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
New York:

8.1%
Most common industries in Humphrey, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Wood products (7.3%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Wood products (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.5%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.4%)
  • Educational services (17.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.4%)
  • Wood products (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Humphrey, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.3%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.5%)

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 significantly above New York state average. It is 65% 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 Humphrey center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 299.2 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 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 290.0 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) earthquake occurred 288.3 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 (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Snowstorms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (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)

Points of interest:

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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%

For population 15 years and over in Humphrey:

Marital status in Humphrey, NY
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

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
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

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Humphrey, NY (based on Cattaraugus County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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.
New York:

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

9.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

9.5%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
State:

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

16.7%
New York:

15.6%

4.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Erie County, NY  1.17% ($38,526 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.53% ($44,804)
from Chautauqua County, NY  0.48% ($31,943)


5.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,931 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Erie County, NY  1.16% ($38,296 average AGI)
to Chautauqua County, NY  0.50% ($36,109)
to Allegany County, NY  0.48% ($29,972)

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
  • 49ft / 14.5mTotal length
  • $12,902,000Total costs
  • 6,946Total average daily traffic
  • 454Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,009Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Humphrey, NY - historical statistics
  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/1997, Expiration Date: 03/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2002, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 10/07/2015, Expiration Date: 10/07/2025, Certifier: Robert Tiller, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Humphrey, NY
  • 38.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.6%Wood
  • 26.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Electricity
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Humphrey, NY
  • 56.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.0%Wood
  • 4.3%Other fuel


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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