Lebanon, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,332. Population change since 2000: +0.2%
 
Males: 685  (51.4%)
Females: 647  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13332.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,088 (it was $34,643 in 2000)
Lebanon:

$45,088
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,991 (it was $15,690 in 2000)

Lebanon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,137 (it was $62,900 in 2000)
Lebanon:

$108,137
NY:

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

    Lebanon races chart
    • 1,28996.8%White alone
    • 292.2%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone
    • 10.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lebanon: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (21.4%), German (17.2%), Irish (12.6%), United States (8.8%), Italian (7.5%), Dutch (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 43.4 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Lebanon,NY real estate house value index trend

Lebanon, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Lebanon:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lebanon town:

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

19 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.4%
New York:

22.3%

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

Lebanon town:  1.8% ($1,156)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Lebanon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (29.2 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (104.0 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (161.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Hamilton, NY (2.2 miles ), Earlville, NY (2.2 miles ), Georgetown, NY (2.5 miles ), Eaton, NY (2.5 miles ), Smyrna, NY (2.7 miles ), Morrisville, NY (2.8 miles ), Otselic, NY (2.9 miles ), Nelson, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $69,400
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $153,100
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $225,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $155,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.79 N, Longitude: 75.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Wood products (3%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Lebanon, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lebanon, New York average temperatures Lebanon, New York average precipitation Lebanon, New York humidity Lebanon, New York wind speed Lebanon, New York snowfall Lebanon, New York sunshine Lebanon, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Lebanon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the Lebanon town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

On 9/18/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lebanon-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 103.3 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 151.5 miles away from Lebanon 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 260.6 miles away from the city center
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 49.2 miles away from the city 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 171.2 miles away from Lebanon center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 208.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lebanon topographic map

Birthplace of: Abraham P. Grant - Politician, Ransom H. Gillet - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lebanon:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; HAMILTON, NY)
  • FAXTON ST LUKE'S HEALTHCARE - HAMILTON (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; HAMILTON, NY)
  • CROUSE COMMUNITY CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MORRISVILLE, NY)
  • HARDING NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WATERVILLE, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lebanon:

  • Colgate University (about 6 miles; Hamilton, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,094)
  • Morrisville State College (about 8 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,823)
  • Utica College (about 28 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 29 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Le Moyne College (about 30 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 3,041)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 32 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Syracuse University (about 32 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 20,717)

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Notable locations in Lebanon: Kenyon Corners (A), Lebanon Reservoir Campground (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lebanon include: Lebanon Federated Church (A), Randallsville Baptist Church of Hamilton (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shapley Cemetery (1), Lebanon Valley Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Seymour Pond (A), Stone Mill Pond (B), Earlville Lake (C), Lebanon Reservoir (D), Fisk Marsh (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Payne Brook (A), Lebanon Brook (B), Bradley Brook (C), Kingsley Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 55.0. This is better than average.

City:

55.0
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 0.588. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.588
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.1%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.9%
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: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.9%
Whole state:

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

3.9%
Whole state:

7.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
New York average:

14.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lebanon town (based on Madison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,8109
Mainline Protestant8,06045
Evangelical Protestant2,78028
Other3586
None51,434-
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: 15
Madison County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Madison County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Madison County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

8.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

26.6%
New York:

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

15.9%
State:

15.6%

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,747 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($265 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Onondaga County, NY  1.65% ($47,495 average AGI)
from Oneida County, NY  1.23% ($30,734)
from Chenango County, NY  0.20% ($33,208)


6.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,540 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($286 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Onondaga County, NY  1.56% ($42,663 average AGI)
to Oneida County, NY  1.26% ($30,009)
to Chenango County, NY  0.20% ($28,176)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lebanon:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WINR (680 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lebanon:

  • WWDG (105.1 FM; DERUYTER, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W257BE (99.3 FM; HAMILTON, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WRCU-FM (90.1 FM; HAMILTON, NY; Owner: COLGATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMCR-FM (106.3 FM; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WSKS (97.9 FM; WHITESBORO, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRBY (102.5 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • WXXE (90.5 FM; FENNER, NY; Owner: SYRACUSE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNTQ (93.1 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFRG-FM (104.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WODZ-FM (96.1 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • W278AH (103.5 FM; SYRACUSE, JAMESVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lebanon:

  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)

Lebanon fatal accident list:

Aug 1, 2014 10:15 PM, Sr-12b, Lat: 42.79966, Lon: -75.55373, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 2012 05:02 AM, River Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 25, 2010 08:10 AM, Sr-12b, Lat: 42.79320, Lon: -75.55942, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 2004 11:48 AM, Cr-66, Lebanon Center Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 2001 00:58 AM, Cr-62, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 12, 2001 03:21 PM, Sr-12b, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $6,929,000Total costs
  • 7,596Total average daily traffic
  • 545Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,605Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 61950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lebanon, NY

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Bradley Brook Rd (Lat: 42.780611 Lon: -75.647417), Call Sign: KNEK633
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.180 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2002, Expiration Date: 12/08/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2013Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd., Suite 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • CH2, 358 Smith Rd (Lat: 42.738694 Lon: -75.573806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQLT879
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.162 MHz, 460.062 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2010, Expiration Date: 04/23/2020, Certifier: Paul HartnettRegistrant: Vogel Consulting Group, 115 Deer Trail, Ramsey, NJ 07446, Phone: (201) 327-8083, Fax: (201) 327-0846, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Lebanon 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.
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