For population 25 years and over in Leicester:
For population 15 years and over in Leicester village:
13 residents are foreign born (0.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,019 (2.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (30.8 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (239.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Mount Morris, NY (1.9 miles ), Geneseo, NY (2.2 miles ), Perry, NY (2.4 miles ), Geneseo, NY (2.4 miles ), York, NY (2.5 miles ), Mount Morris, NY (2.5 miles ), Perry, NY (2.6 miles ), Covington, NY (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.77 N, Longitude: 77.90 W
Area code: 585
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-1.5%).
Work and jobs in Leicester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Leicester, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Leicester-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.2 miles away from the Leicester village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the village center caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Leicester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 1.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from Leicester center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 39.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from Leicester center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Livingston County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Storms: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Leicester:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leicester:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Leicester that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.0%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Leicester compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Leicester (based on Livingston County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.47%
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): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Leicester government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,029 average adjusted gross income)
0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,083 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($188 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Leicester:
Strongest FM radio stations in Leicester:
TV broadcast stations around Leicester:
Leicester fatal accident list:
Aug 4, 2009 06:03 PM, Dunkley Rd, Lat: 42.76725833, Lon: -77.94971389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 2008 02:13 PM, Sr-20a, Lat: 42.752133, Lon: -77.953083, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 12, 2002 09:00 AM, Sr-39, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 26, 1998 06:09 AM, Sr-39, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
State forum archive:
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2013.