Lewis, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,382.
Population change since 2000: +15.2%
Males: 715  (51.7%)
Females: 667  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12950.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,333 (it was $36,750 in 2000)
Lewis:

$60,333
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,218 (it was $17,030 in 2000)

Lewis town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $147,619 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Lewis:

$147,619
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,462; detached houses: $219,439; townhouses or other attached units: $161,712; in 2-unit structures: $390,268; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $711,616; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $472,384; mobile homes: $83,427
March 2019 cost of living index in Lewis: 98.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Lewis, NY (2010)
    • 1,32595.9%White alone
    • 322.3%Black alone
    • 120.9%Hispanic
    • 70.5%Two or more races
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Lewis, New York as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lewis is 691 to 1.


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Ancestries: French (31.6%), Irish (20.8%), English (18.3%), United States (11.4%), German (9.6%), Italian (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 84.8 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Lewis, New York map

18 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
New York:

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

1.6% ($1,177)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (104.1 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (183.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (238.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Essex, NY (2.6 miles ),
Elizabethtown, NY (2.6 miles ),
Westport, NY (2.9 miles ),
Willsboro, NY (3.1 miles ),
Jay, NY (3.3 miles ),
Keene, NY (3.6 miles ),
Au Sable Forks, NY (3.6 miles ),
Mineville, NY (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 44.28 N, Longitude: 73.55 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Distribution of median household income in Lewis, NY in 2017
Lewis satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,200
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,600
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $266,700
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $266,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Lewis, NY residents
Average permit cost in Lewis, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Lewis, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Public administration (14.7%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.1%)
  • Public administration (14.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.4%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.4%)
  • Public administration (14.6%)
  • Social assistance (11.3%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.6%)
  • Apparel (3.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Lewis, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)

Average climate in Lewis, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.5. This is about average.

City:

68.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.309. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.309
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.71
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Lewis-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 16.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 45.7 miles away from Lewis center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 16.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.6 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 Essex County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lewis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lewis:

  • ESSEX COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SVC CHHA (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NY)
  • WAKE ROBIN-LINDEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SHELBURNE, VT)

Amtrak stations near Lewis:

  • 9 miles: WESTPORT (HWY. 9 N. & D&H RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 18 miles: PORT HENRY (RTE. 9 NORTH & RTE. 22) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lewis:

  • Champlain College (about 22 miles; Burlington, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 22 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 24 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 24 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Middlebury College (about 27 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 29 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Norwich University (about 46 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Magic Pines Campground (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Lewis: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Mud Pond (A), Ore Bed Pond (B), Big Pond (C), Frances Pond (D), McGrae Swamp (E), Hathaway Swamp (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Burpee Brook (A), Phelps Brook (B), Derby Brook (C), Black River (D), Church Brook (E), Kelley Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lewis include: Milholland Park (1), Thrall Dam Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.3%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.1%
Whole state:

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

1.4%
Whole state:

7.4%
69 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
3 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Lewis:

Marital status in Lewis, NY
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Lewis:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lewis, NY (based on Essex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,46717
Mainline Protestant3,36033
Evangelical Protestant1,19713
Other3284
None26,018-
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: 24
This county:

6.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Essex County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Essex County:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Here:

18.99 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.6%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Essex County:

16.0%
State:

15.6%

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,489 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Clinton County, NY  0.99% ($39,190 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,524)
from Warren County, NY  0.26% ($38,769)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
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 Clinton County, NY  1.11% ($34,645 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,984)
to Warren County, NY  0.41% ($32,548)

Businesses in Lewis, NY

  • H&R Block: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lewis:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lewis:

  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLX (102.5 FM; WESTPORT, NY; Owner: WESTPORT BROADCASTING)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lewis:

  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • W16AL (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Lewis, New York
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count7966
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11860
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1961
  • Fatalities8613
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20197
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2461
See more detailed statistics of Lewis fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 371ft / 113mTotal length
  • $43,913,000Total costs
  • 54,641Total average daily traffic
  • 9,657Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Lewis, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11950-1959
  • 191960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lewis, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Edward G Roach, Seventy Road (Lat: 44.303222 Lon: -73.613333), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: None
  • Edward G Roach, Seventy Road (Lat: 44.303222 Lon: -73.613333), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: None
  • Edward G Roach, Seventy Road (Lat: 44.303222 Lon: -73.613333), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m, Registrant: None

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Town Hall Route 9 (Lat: 44.315889 Lon: -73.546806), Call Sign: WXP652, Licensee ID: L00073157,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.100 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/1998, Expiration Date: 05/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2003, Registrant: Lewis, Town Of, Town Hall Route 9, Lewis, NY 12950
  • Lat: 44.286583 Lon: -73.580000, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPXD694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.587 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2013, Expiration Date: 03/12/2023, Certifier: Anthony J Glebus, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • LEWIS, Nysp Station, 702 Stowersville Road (Lat: 44.282556 Lon: -73.536583), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQJX623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.665 MHz, 154.695 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.565 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2018, Expiration Date: 02/04/2029, Certifier: Charles L White Ii, Registrant: Nysp Mobile Communications Unit, Bldg. 15, Glenville Business & Technology Park, Scotia, NY 12302, Phone: (518) 372-5394, Fax: (518) 372-5733, Email:
  • WELLS HILL, Summit Wells Hill (Lat: 44.303333 Lon: -73.613139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQPW776,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.287 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2012, Expiration Date: 09/04/2022, Certifier: Anthony J Lavigne, Registrant: Essex County Dept Of Emergency Services, 702 Stowersville Rd, Lewis, NY 12950, Phone: (518) 873-3900, Fax: (518) 873-3963, Email:
  • PAGING BASE, Wells Hill (Lat: 44.303389 Lon: -73.613167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQXA353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.4600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2016, Expiration Date: 01/12/2026, Certifier: Donald Jaquish, Registrant: Wells Communication Service Inc, 221 N Greenbush Rd, Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 283-2735, Fax: (518) 283-0901, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Wells Hill (Lat: 44.305306 Lon: -73.624000), Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 12.8 m, Call Sign: WNTM286,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2133.20 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2002, Expiration Date: 09/03/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2011, Registrant: Essex County Emergency Services, 702 Stowersville Rd., Lewis, NY 12950, Phone: (518) 873-3900, Fax: (518) 873-3963, Email:
  • LEWIS PSB, 720 Stowersville Road (Lat: 44.282167 Lon: -73.536306), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 17.2 m, Call Sign: WQPJ325,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022, Certifier: Donald S Janquish, Registrant: Essex County Emergency Services, 702 Stowersville Rd., Lewis, NY 12950, Phone: (518) 873-3900, Fax: (518) 873-3963, Email:
  • WELLS, West Side Of Seventy Road (Lat: 44.303389 Lon: -73.613167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQPJ326,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022, Certifier: Donald S Janquish, Registrant: Essex County Emergency Services, 702 Stowersville Rd., Lewis, NY 12950, Phone: (518) 873-3900, Fax: (518) 873-3963, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • Hood Mountain, 2.6 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 44.292250 Lon: -73.517611), Overall height: 72.5 m, Call Sign: KGI787,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.237 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/1999, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N2GIW, Previous Call Sign: KA2NMR, Licensee ID: L00766784, Grant Date: 11/12/2003, Expiration Date: 02/08/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2016, Certifier: Gerald Rafferty, Registrant: Gerald Rafferty, 127 Moss Rd, Lewis, NY 12950
  • Call Sign: N2JSG, Previous Call Sign: KB2GNQ, Licensee ID: L00205950, Grant Date: 03/01/2010, Expiration Date: 03/01/2020, Certifier: Dean M Bianco, Registrant: Dean M Bianco, 445 Moss Rd, Lewis, NY 12950
  • Call Sign: N2ZBO, Licensee ID: L00865682, Grant Date: 09/24/2014, Expiration Date: 06/28/2024, Certifier: Tate M Connor, Registrant: Tate M Connor, 13 Deerhead Rd, Lewis, NY 12950

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Lewis, NY

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Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lewis, NY
  • 75.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.7%Wood
  • 5.8%Electricity
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lewis, NY
  • 76.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.1%Wood
  • 2.6%Other fuel


Lewis compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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