Madrid, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,735.
Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 875  (50.4%)
Females: 860  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

41.1 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 13660.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,807 (it was $33,309 in 2000)
Madrid:

$51,807
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,169 (it was $13,720 in 2000)

Madrid town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $84,567 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Madrid:

$84,567
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $143,771; detached houses: $137,205; townhouses or other attached units: $442,838; in 2-unit structures: $248,667; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $200,240; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $830,595; mobile homes: $58,125; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $603,335
March 2019 cost of living index in Madrid: 97.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Madrid, NY (2010)
    • 1,67196.3%White alone
    • 231.3%Hispanic
    • 160.9%Two or more races
    • 110.6%Black alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Madrid, New York as of January 17, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Madrid is 248 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (20.4%), French (16.7%), English (12.7%), United States (7.9%), German (6.2%), Scottish (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 310 feet

Land area: 52.9 square miles.

Population density: 33 people per square mile   (very low).

Madrid, New York map

22 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
New York:

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

2.4% ($1,274)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (115.3 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (165.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (278.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Norwood, NY (2.5 miles ),
Norfolk, NY (2.7 miles ),
Waddington, NY (2.8 miles ),
Potsdam, NY (3.1 miles ),
Lisbon, NY (3.3 miles ),
Louisville, NY (3.4 miles ),
Canton, NY (3.4 miles ),
Hannawa Falls, NY (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 44.76 N, Longitude: 75.13 W

Area code: 315

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $43,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $38,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $28,500
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $49,100
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $51,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $110,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Madrid, NY residents
Average permit cost in Madrid, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Madrid, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (15.1%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.6%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.5%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.2%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Paper (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.6%)
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Madrid, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)

Average climate in Madrid, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Madrid-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 92% 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 68.1 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 71.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 195.6 miles away from Madrid 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 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.0 miles away from Madrid 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)
Madrid topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Madrid:

  • POTSDAM NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)
  • CANTON-POTSDAM HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)
  • HEALTH SERVICES OF NORTHERN NEW YORK INC CHHA (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)
  • ST LAWRENCE CO PUB HLTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CANTON, NY)
  • UNITED HELPERS CARE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LISBON, NY)
  • UNITED HELPERS CARE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; RENSSELAER FALLS, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Madrid:

  • Clarkson University (about 10 miles; Potsdam, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 11 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 12 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • St Lawrence University (about 13 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 67 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 82 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Champlain College (about 97 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)

Public high school in Madrid:

Public elementary/middle school in Madrid:

See full list of schools located in Madrid

Library in Madrid:

  • HEPBURN LIBRARY OF MADRID (Operating income: $54,828; Location: 11 CHURCH STREET; 9,612 books; 215 audio materials; 366 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Madrid: Madrid Golf Club (A), Madrid Water District Filter House And Pumping Station (B), Hepburn Public Library (C), Town of Madrid Highway Department (D), Madrid Town Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Madrid include: Christian Fellowship Center (A), Saint John's Roman Catholic Church (B), First Congregational Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: Cyrus Walbridge - Politician.

St. Lawrence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

11.7%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

20.2%
Whole state:

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

8.7%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Madrid in 2010:

  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Madrid in 2000:

  • 85 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with branches in Madrid (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Madrid Branch at 3748 County Route 14, branch established on 1961/03/27. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Madrid:

Marital status in Madrid, NY
  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Madrid:

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Madrid, NY (based on St. Lawrence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,47832
Mainline Protestant8,07572
Evangelical Protestant5,36455
Other2,09311
Black Protestant1791
None71,755-
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: 28
This county:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
St. Lawrence County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
St. Lawrence County:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
This county:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.5%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

29.6%
New York:

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

13.3%
New York:

15.6%

3.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.20%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,467 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.34% ($30,811 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($34,226)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.11% ($56,128)


4.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
New York average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.39% ($35,826 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.25% ($35,348)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.19% ($43,408)

Strongest AM radio stations in Madrid:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WPDM (1470 AM; 1 kW; POTSDAM, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE RADIO, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WYBG (1050 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY)
  • WMSA (1340 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY; Owner: SEAWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLB (1400 AM; 1 kW; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID 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 Madrid:

  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WYSI (96.7 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER, INC.)
  • WSNN (99.3 FM; POTSDAM, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE RADIO, INC.)
  • WYSX (98.7 FM; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: WATERS COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WSLU (89.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WBDB (92.7 FM; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)
  • WNCQ-FM (102.9 FM; MORRISTOWN, NY; Owner: WATERS COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • W289AE (105.7 FM; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Madrid:

  • WNYF-LP (Channel 28; MASSENA, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W14BU (Channel 14; MASSENA, NY; Owner: DAVID WELCH)
  • W25BX (Channel 25; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NELLIE GAJESKI)
  • W36BN (Channel 36; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NELLIE GAJESKI)
  • W65CR (Channel 65; MASSENA, NY; Owner: ROBERT G. JUILLERAT)
  • W20BA (Channel 20; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

Madrid fatal accident list:

Dec 14, 2014 04:08 PM, Cr-31, Cr-30, Lat: 44.759244, Lon: -75.163311, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
Mar 9, 2008 05:12 PM, Chase Mills Rd., Oneal Dr., Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 2006 02:25 PM, Sr-345, Lat: 44.740280, Lon: -75.120870, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 17, 2003 02:42 AM, Cr-31, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 6, 1999 07:38 AM, Cr-14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 4
Dec 4, 1999 10:18 PM, Cr-31, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 10, 1980 10:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.5mTotal length
  • $13,948,000Total costs
  • 7,801Total average daily traffic
  • 630Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,876Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2582 State Highway 345 (Lat: 44.788694 Lon: -75.153222), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQKY945,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/02/2009, Expiration Date: 11/02/2019, Certifier: Lynn M Roy, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Madrid)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 185NT , Serial Number: 18503586, Certificate Issue Date: 12/12/2015
    Registrant (LLC): North Country Flight LLC, Po Box 221, Madrid, NY 13660

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Madrid, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1476.0 years
Mary1184.4 years
Donald1172.0 years
George1170.1 years
Charles875.2 years
Robert872.3 years
Arthur771.8 years
John676.6 years
David645.8 years
Margaret678.6 years
Most common last names in Madrid, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rutherford882.5 years
Barkley780.7 years
Rookey771.5 years
Pryce776.2 years
Middlemiss765.6 years
Fisher680.7 years
Cline579.6 years
Cuthbert577.4 years
Short583.2 years
Dalton578.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Madrid, NY
  • 48.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 32.1%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Wood
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Madrid, NY
  • 46.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 41.5%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Electricity
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel


Madrid compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.

Madrid on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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