Junius, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,471.
Population change since 2000: +8.0%
 
Males: 748  (50.8%)
Females: 723  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 14433.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,250 (it was $38,317 in 2000)
Junius:

$59,250
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,953 (it was $15,806 in 2000)

Junius town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $114,485 (it was $69,700 in 2000)
Junius:

$114,485
NY:

$338,700
March 2019 cost of living index in Junius: 97.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Junius, NY (2010)
    • 1,41396.1%White alone
    • 372.5%Hispanic
    • 70.5%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: German (28.3%), English (17.5%), Irish (12.4%), Italian (12.0%), Dutch (7.3%), United States (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 26.7 square miles.

Population density: 55 people per square mile   (very low).

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
New York:

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

2.3% ($1,596)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Irondequoit, NY (36.5 miles , pop. 52,354).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (37.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (215.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Galen, NY (2.4 miles ),
Waterloo, NY (2.5 miles ),
Lyons, NY (2.5 miles ),
Tyre, NY (2.6 miles ),
Clyde, NY (2.7 miles ),
Phelps, NY (2.7 miles ),
Seneca Falls, NY (2.9 miles ),
Geneva, NY (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 42.99 N, Longitude: 76.92 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Distribution of median household income in Junius, NY in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
New York:

8.1%
Most common industries in Junius, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.6%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Machinery (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.8%)
  • Machinery (8.2%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Junius, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)

Average climate in Junius, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Junius-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Junius town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 35.6 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Junius-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 68% 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 145.7 miles away from Junius center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 192.5 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 190.7 miles away from Junius center
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) earthquake occurred 205.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 355.2 miles away from Junius center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 237.1 miles away from Junius 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 Seneca County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Junius:

  • SENECA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • HUNTINGTON LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • WAYNE COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LYONS, NY)
  • WAYNE COMMUNITY NURSING CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LYONS, NY)
  • FINGER LAKES HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GENEVA, NY)
  • GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GENEVA, NY)
  • SENECA FALLS HOSP (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SENECA FALLS, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Junius:

  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 10 miles; Geneva, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,476)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 19 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • Cayuga County Community College (about 20 miles; Auburn, NY; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Nazareth College (about 32 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)
  • Saint John Fisher College (about 32 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 3,373)
  • Monroe Community College (about 36 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • Onondaga Community College (about 37 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 8,920)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Junius: Junius Ponds Campground (A), Junius Ponds Westbound Rest Area (B), Junius Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Junius include: Full Gospel Mission (A), Junius Church (B), West Junius Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Junius Ponds (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dublin Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Seneca 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:

2.7 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.2%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

11.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.9%
Whole state:

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

2.7%
Whole state:

7.4%

For population 15 years and over in Junius:

Marital status in Junius, NY
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Junius:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Junius, NY (based on Seneca County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,17818
Evangelical Protestant1,89319
Catholic9432
Other5063
Orthodox--
None29,731-
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: 10
Seneca County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Seneca County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Seneca County:

7.89 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Seneca County:

8.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Seneca County:

30.3%
New York:

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

16.9%
New York:

15.6%

5.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
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 Ontario County, NY  1.26% ($34,427 average AGI)
from Wayne County, NY  0.58% ($34,368)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.56% ($42,740)


5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
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 Ontario County, NY  1.23% ($36,615 average AGI)
to Wayne County, NY  0.54% ($37,887)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.43% ($35,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in Junius:

  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSFW (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGVA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GENEVA, NY; Owner: GENEVA BROADCASTING INC)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Junius:

  • WCOV-FM (93.7 FM; CLYDE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFRW (88.1 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFLK (101.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: MB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEOS (89.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGES OF THE SENECA)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZXV (99.7 FM; PALMYRA, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WVOR-FM (100.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBER (90.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE B.O.C.E.S. #1)
  • WBEE-FM (92.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WBBS (104.7 FM; FULTON, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W220CJ (91.9 FM; PENN YAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Junius:

  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • W48AO (Channel 48; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W54AK (Channel 54; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W69AN (Channel 69; UNION SPRINGS, ETC., NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 32.8mTotal length
  • $11,365,000Total costs
  • 113,875Total average daily traffic
  • 140Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Junius, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41950-1959
  • 61990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Junius, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Junius)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BU04XC114, 1255 Hatch Rd (Lat: 43.013056 Lon: -76.909167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WQXE403,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/2016, Expiration Date: 02/10/2026, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: Dla Piper LLP, 500 8th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 799-4216, Fax: (202) 799-5616, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Junius, NY
  • 38.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 38.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.5%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 3.4%Coal or coke
  • 2.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Junius, NY
  • 50.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.4%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Electricity
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 2.4%No fuel used


Junius compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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