For population 25 years and over in Hunter:
For population 15 years and over in Hunter village:
41 residents are foreign born (8.5% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,167 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (38.2 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (101.9 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (105.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Jewett, NY (1.8 miles ), Tannersville, NY (2.0 miles ), Windham, NY (2.7 miles ), Lexington, NY (3.0 miles ), Phoenicia, NY (3.2 miles ), Palenville, NY (3.2 miles ), Shandaken, NY (3.3 miles ), Durham, NY (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.21 N, Longitude: 74.21 W
Area code: 518
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Hunter tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+14.0%).
Work and jobs in Hunter: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hunter, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hunter-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Hunter village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 40.2 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hunter-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.6 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 99.6 miles away from Hunter center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 27.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from Hunter center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Greene County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Sir James Stuart, 1st Baronet - Politician.
Airports located in Hunter:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hunter:
See full list of schools located in Hunter
Public elementary/middle school in Hunter:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hunter and their reported violations in the past:SCRIBNER HOLLOW MOTOR LODGE (Address: ROUTE 23A , Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MOUNTAIN CREEK INN (Address: 8827 ROUTE 23A , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:XENIA MOTEL (Address: 10241 ROUTE 23A , Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SUMMIT LODGE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MOUNTAIN DRIVE-IN (Address: 1957 Route 296 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hunter that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.6%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Hunter compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hunter village (based on Greene County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hunter government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Hunter government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,023 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,760 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hunter:
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TV broadcast stations around Hunter:
Hunter, New York:See more detailed statistics of Hunter fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $4,874,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,580
Total average daily truck traffic: 346
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 6,024
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hunter)
Businesses in Hunter, NY