For population 25 years and over in Locke:
For population 15 years and over in Locke town:
30 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (30.9 miles , pop. 147,306).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (70.0 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (186.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Moravia, NY (2.1 miles ), Groton, NY (2.3 miles ), Summerhill, NY (2.4 miles ), Sempronius, NY (2.7 miles ), Venice, NY (2.7 miles ), Genoa, NY (2.8 miles ), Freeville, NY (3.2 miles ), Cortland West, NY (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.65 N, Longitude: 76.42 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 315
Work and jobs in Locke: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Locke, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Locke-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the Locke town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 37.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Locke-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 97% 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 88.8 miles away from the city center
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 74.4 miles away from Locke center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 53.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cayuga County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: James B. Walker - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Locke:
Local government website: co.cayuga.ny.us/locke
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Locke:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Locke and their reported violations in the past:FILLMORE GOLF COURSE CLUB (Address: TOLLGATE HILL ROAD , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GRISAMORE FARMS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Locke that have no violations reported:
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Locke compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Locke town (based on Cayuga County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,387 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:
5.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,673 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 Locke:
Strongest FM radio stations in Locke:
TV broadcast stations around Locke:
Locke fatal accident list:
Jul 15, 2004 06:25 AM, Sr-38, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 2002 01:08 AM, Tuckerhill Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 1999 08:19 PM, Cr-47, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 16, 1998 07:01 PM, Sr-90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Aug 9, 1997 11:45 AM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 10, 1978 10:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Locke, NY
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $24,870,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,160
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,286
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 19,353
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Locke)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Locke, NY
Total of 23 patent applications in 2008-2014.