Marathon, New York

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Population in 2014: 903 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.1%
 
Males: 435  (48.2%)
Females: 468  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  39.1 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13803.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,572 (it was $32,639 in 2000)
Marathon:

$41,572
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,630 (it was $16,379 in 2000)

Marathon village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,753 (it was $63,700 in 2000)
Marathon:

$100,753
NY:

$277,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $489.

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  • Races in Marathon, NY (2010)

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    • 89297.1%White alone
    • 111.2%Hispanic
    • 70.8%Two or more races
    • 50.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marathon: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.6%), German (15.3%), Italian (8.9%), Irish (8.4%), Dutch (2.5%), United States (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1861

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 800 people per square mile   (low).

Marathon,NY real estate house value index trend

Marathon, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Marathon:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marathon village:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

109 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America).

This village:

10.4%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Marathon, New York as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Marathon to the number of sex offenders is 2,116 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,267 (3.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,720 (3.4%)

Marathon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (22.8 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (94.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (157.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Lapeer, NY (1.9 miles ), Willet, NY (2.4 miles ), Freetown, NY (2.5 miles ), Lisle, NY (2.6 miles ), Virgil, NY (2.8 miles ), Cincinnatus, NY (2.9 miles ), Triangle, NY (2.9 miles ), Harford, NY (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $32,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 76.04 W

Area code: 607

Marathon household income distribution Marathon home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Marathon, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Marathon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Marathon village center injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 32.4 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marathon-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 134.9 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 183.1 miles away from Marathon 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 233.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.2 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) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from Marathon center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 269.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cortland County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Marathon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Marathon:

  • CROWN CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CORTLAND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CORTLAND PARK REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CARING COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF CORTLAND (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CORTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • ST. JOSEPH'S - CORTLAND (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • UNITED HEALTH SERVICES HOSPITALS, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, NY)

airports located in Marathon:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marathon:

  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 14 miles; Cortland, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 14 miles; Dryden, NY; FT enrollment: 3,884)
  • SUNY Broome Community College (about 23 miles; Binghamton, NY; FT enrollment: 4,969)
  • Cornell University (about 23 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,360)
  • Ithaca College (about 24 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 6,781)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 25 miles; Vestal, NY; FT enrollment: 15,096)
  • Colgate University (about 37 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)

Public high school in Marathon:

Private high school in Marathon:

  • MARATHON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 40, Location: 5 PARK ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Marathon:

See full list of schools located in Marathon

Library in Marathon:

  • PECK MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $73,943; Location: 24 MAIN STREET; 15,012 books; 292 audio materials; 488 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 27 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Marathon: Tarbell Building (A), Peck Memorial Library (B), Marathon Town Hall (C), Marathon Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Marathon include: First Baptist Church (A), Marathon Methodist Church (B), Marathon Presbyterian Church (C), Saint Stephen's Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Hunts Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: All-Over Down-Under (Recreational Trips & Guides; 25 Cortland Street).

Cortland 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 23.6 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 23.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.1%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.0%
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: 0.5% of all households

Marathon, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Marathon (2011 data):

  • Alliance Bank, National Association: Marathon Branch at 14-18 East Main Street, branch established on 1957/08/16. Info updated 2006/10/25: Bank assets: $1,403.5 mil, Deposits: $1,088.5 mil, headquarters in Syracuse, NY, positive income, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Alliance Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
New York average:

13.9

Marathon travel time to work - commute Marathon 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 Marathon village (based on Cortland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,3785
Mainline Protestant4,75625
Evangelical Protestant2,29129
Other4836
None35,428-
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: 12
Cortland County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Cortland County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

9.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cortland County:

24.5%
New York:

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

11.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.5%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Marathon:

45.0%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.0%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.3%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Marathon:

30.5%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

57.6%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.4%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marathon, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$9,897$39,5880$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,401
Police - Other 0$0 1$465
Streets and Highways 3$10,019$40,0760$0
Sewerage 1$7,805$93,6600$0
Water Supply 3$10,327$41,3080$0
Electric Power 4$24,353$73,0590$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,553
Totals for Government 14$62,401$53,4879$4,419

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,145 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tompkins County, NY  0.93% ($29,871 average AGI)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.62% ($36,000)
from Broome County, NY  0.46% ($27,725)


5.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,691 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
New York average:

5.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tompkins County, NY  0.91% ($35,000 average AGI)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.73% ($47,109)
to Broome County, NY  0.30% ($29,269)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marathon:

  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WINR (680 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKRT (920 AM; 1 kW; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBF (1290 AM; 9 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTKO (1470 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WENE (1430 AM; 5 kW; ENDICOTT, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; OWEGO, NY; Owner: TIOGA MEDIA, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYOS (1360 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marathon:

  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSQX-FM (91.5 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CNCL.)
  • WAAL (99.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKG-FM (89.3 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB.TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WMXW (103.3 FM; VESTAL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWYL (104.1 FM; CHENANGO BRIDGE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WLTB (101.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, NY; Owner: GM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXHC (101.5 FM; HOMER, NY; Owner: EVES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKGB-FM (92.5 FM; CONKLIN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMRV-FM (105.7 FM; ENDICOTT, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBI (107.5 FM; ENDWELL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • W273AB (102.5 FM; OWEGO, NY; Owner: WEBO RADIO, INC.)
  • WIFF (90.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marathon:

  • WSKG-TV (Channel 46; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WBNG-TV (Channel 12; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • W26BS (Channel 14; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIVT (Channel 34; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WBPN-LP (Channel 10; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WBGH-CA (Channel 20; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • W16AX (Channel 16; ITHACA, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • Marathon, New York
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents21
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents38
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count153
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents215
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons32
  • Fatalities163
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents400
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents33
See more detailed statistics of Marathon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $5,003,000Total costs
  • 48,815Total average daily traffic
  • 12,616Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Marathon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1 Peck St (Lat: 42.440083 Lon: -76.035194), Call Sign: KDJ458
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0800 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2005, Expiration Date: 11/21/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2015Registrant: Cortland County Department Of Emergency Response & Communications, 54 Greenbush Street, Cortland, NY 13045, Phone: (607) 753-5064, Fax: (607) 756-8457, Email:
  • 27 Cortland St (Lat: 42.443972 Lon: -76.034639), Call Sign: WFE954
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2013, Expiration Date: 10/31/2023Registrant: Emergency Response, 54 Greenbush Street, Cortland, NY 13045, Phone: (607) 753-5064, Fax: (607) 756-8457, Email:
  • 1/4 Mi E Of The Int Of Rt 221 And Us Rt 11 (Lat: 42.443972 Lon: -76.027417), Call Sign: WNWY288
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHzGrant Date: 05/07/1996, Expiration Date: 07/25/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/30/2001Registrant: Marathon, Village Of, 18 Tannery St, Marathon, NY 13803, Phone: (607) 849-6795
  • Lat: 42.455000 Lon: -76.043611, Call Sign: WQDA267
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 159.150 MHzGrant Date: 06/04/2015, Expiration Date: 07/06/2025, Certifier: Keith A JenisonRegistrant: Mavac, 2 Peck St, Marathon, NY 13803, Phone: (607) 849-6157, Fax: (607) 849-3263, Email:
  • Lat: 42.454694 Lon: -76.037944, Call Sign: WQVE799
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2800 MHzGrant Date: 01/21/2015, Expiration Date: 01/21/2025, Certifier: Tom GoskoskiRegistrant: Primex Wireless, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MARATHON, 299 Tim Hill Rd (Lat: 42.426778 Lon: -76.044722), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WMW929
    Assigned Frequencies: 6718.75 MHzGrant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2015, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • High School, High School Bldg (Lat: 42.440000 Lon: -76.034083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WQNU784
    Assigned Frequencies: 22525.0 MHz, 22625.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2011, Expiration Date: 06/02/2021, Certifier: Jerry HenceRegistrant: Urban Communications, Inc., 5320 W 159th Street, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 381-5493, Email:
  • Elementary School, Elementary School Bldg (Lat: 42.453778 Lon: -76.039056), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQNU785
    Assigned Frequencies: 21325.0 MHz, 21425.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2011, Expiration Date: 06/02/2021, Certifier: Jerry HenceRegistrant: Urban Communications, Inc., 5320 W 159th Street, Oak Forest, IL 60452, Phone: (708) 381-5493, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Marathon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3224T , Serial Number: 17700524, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas D Adames, 4451 Rt 221, Marathon, NY 13803
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150K (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6188G , Serial Number: 15071688
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Fleming, 2086 Mcgraw Marathon Rd, Marathon, NY 13803
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 61L , Serial Number: 32578, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1959
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert Michael Cochran, 661 Wood Rd, Marathon, NY 13803, Other Owners: Michelle Ann Cochran

Drinking water stations with addresses in Marathon and their reported violations in the past:

MAPLE HILL GOLF CLUB (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2011), St Boil Water Order (SEP-22-2011)
MARATHON KINGDOM HALL (Address: 4071 Route 221 , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MARATHON AMERICAN LEGION (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Marathon that have no violations reported:

  • LIGHTHOUSE LANDING CAMPGROUND (Address: 3782 US RTE 11 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 21

Incident types - Marathon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marathon, NY

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Marathon 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Marathon on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China (population 500+)"
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