Massena, New York

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Population in 2017: 10,368 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.5%
 
Males: 4,735  (45.7%)
Females: 5,633  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

38.0 years
New York median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 13662.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,243 (it was $30,783 in 2000)
Massena:

$38,243
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,674 (it was $17,709 in 2000)

Massena village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $74,455 (it was $69,600 in 2000)
Massena:

$74,455
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $112,913; detached houses: $97,494; townhouses or other attached units: $838,507; in 2-unit structures: $605,433; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $427,992; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $862,781; mobile homes: $14,792

Median gross rent in 2016: $675.

March 2019 cost of living index in Massena: 83.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 24.4%
(25.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 22.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Massena, NY (2016)
    • 10,08192.9%White alone
    • 3693.4%Asian alone
    • 1511.4%Two or more races
    • 980.9%Hispanic
    • 750.7%American Indian alone
    • 200.2%Black alone
    • 80.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 54 registered sex offenders living in Massena, New York as of October 21, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Massena is 201 to 1.


Crime rates in Massena by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(27.5)
6
(55.1)
4
(37.2)
3
(28.5)
7
(66.9)
3
(29.2)
3
(27.3)
2
(18.2)
2
(18.5)
4
(37.1)
3
(28.1)
6
(56.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.5)
4
(38.2)
7
(68.1)
4
(36.4)
4
(36.5)
2
(18.5)
6
(55.6)
5
(46.8)
8
(75.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(45.4)
9
(81.8)
7
(64.1)
15
(137.8)
8
(74.4)
16
(151.9)
10
(95.5)
9
(87.5)
20
(182.1)
28
(255.3)
18
(166.5)
12
(111.3)
10
(93.7)
14
(132.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
39
(354.2)
35
(318.1)
25
(228.8)
33
(303.1)
26
(241.9)
45
(427.4)
33
(315.2)
64
(622.2)
80
(728.3)
56
(510.5)
52
(481.1)
44
(408.0)
55
(515.3)
67
(633.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
204
(1,853)
263
(2,390)
166
(1,519)
206
(1,892)
178
(1,656)
93
(883.2)
102
(974.2)
328
(3,189)
307
(2,795)
357
(3,255)
358
(3,312)
284
(2,633)
342
(3,204)
418
(3,954)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(36.3)
3
(27.3)
1
(9.2)
2
(18.4)
2
(18.6)
3
(28.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(48.6)
7
(63.7)
6
(54.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(37.1)
8
(75.0)
6
(56.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A2
(18.4)
2
(18.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(29.2)
1
(9.1)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
1
(9.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.6)113.9136.4112.3191.1129.3123.6145.1236.2237.1246.9219.8205.5225.5320.6

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City-data.com crime index in Massena, NY

Crime rate in Massena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 25 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
New York average:

2.87
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Ancestries: French (16.1%), Irish (15.5%), American (9.2%), French Canadian (8.7%), English (8.0%), Italian (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1802

Elevation: 230 feet

Land area: 4.53 square miles.

Population density: 2,287 people per square mile   (low).

Massena,NY real estate house value index trend

Massena, New York map

573 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 1.1% North America, 0.6% Asia).

This village:

5.3%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,708 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,680 (3.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (128.0 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (182.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (287.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Louisville, NY (2.4 miles ),
Brasher, NY (3.0 miles ),
Brasher Falls, NY (3.2 miles ),
Norfolk, NY (3.2 miles ),
Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY (3.2 miles ),
Winthrop, NY (3.3 miles ),
Stockholm, NY (3.5 miles ),
Norwood, NY (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 44.93 N, Longitude: 74.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,326 (+21.4%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,999 (49.3%)

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Massena, NY in 2016
Distribution of house value in Massena, NY in 2016
Massena satellite photo by USGS

Massena tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $161,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $148,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Massena, NY residents
Average permit cost in Massena, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Massena, NY
Historical housing units in Massena, NY
Most common industries in Massena, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.5%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (20.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Massena, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Child care workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Massena, New York

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Massena, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2017 was 41.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2017 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 12.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Massena-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 72.8 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 65.3 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 66.4 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 190.8 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 74.7 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 34.7 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)
Massena topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Massena:

  • MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • HIGHLAND NURSING HOME INC (182 HIGHLAND ROAD)
  • ST REGIS NURSING HOME INC (89 GROVE STREET)
  • MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DIALYSIS CENTER (290 MAIN STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Massena:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Massena:

  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 19 miles; Potsdam, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,307)
  • Clarkson University (about 20 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 27 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • St Lawrence University (about 28 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 72 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 84 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • Champlain College (about 89 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)

Public high school in Massena:

Private high school in Massena:

Public elementary/middle schools in Massena:

Private elementary/middle school in Massena:

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Library in Massena:

  • MASSENA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $746,208; Location: 41 GLENN STREET; 77,670 books; 4,172 audio materials; 3,399 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 145 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The New Testament Christian Academy is now closed leaving Trinity Catholic School the only private school in Massena, NY
  • Birthplace of John Alexander McPhee, born November 1, 1859. Inducted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000. Second baseman for Cincinnati, 1882-1899.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Massena: Massena Industrial Park (A), Massena Rescue Squad (B), Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation Administration Building (C), Saint Regis Nursing Home (D), Adirondack Manor Assisted Living Facility (E), Massena Fire Department (F), Massena Public Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Harte-Haven Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Massena include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), New Testament Church (B), Seventh Day Adventist Church (C), Church of Christ (D), Massena Baptist Church (E), Pine Grove Chapel (F), Saint Mary's And Saint Joseph's Church (G), Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church (H), Advent Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pine Grove Cemetery (1), Adath Cemetery (2), West Orvis Street Cemetery (3), Saint Peter's Roman Catholic Cemetery (4), Calvary Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Massena include: Massena Springs Park (1), Elm Park (2), Alcoa Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Aladdin's Castle (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6060 Saint Lawrence Centre).

Hotel: Bob's Motel (Urban Hghwy).

Birthplace of: Jim Deshaies - Baseball player.

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

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

RIVERSIDE BAY LLC (Address: 25 RIVERSIDE PARKWAY , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RIVER ROCK AUCTION COMPANY (Address: 626 COUNTY ROUTE 40 , Population served: 94, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • NYPA HAWKINS POINT VISITORS CENTER (Population served: 260, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GERALD ROY AMVETS POST #4 (Address: 12 ANDREWS STREET , Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

57.9%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

11.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Massena in 2010:

  • 156 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 46 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Massena in 2000:

  • 179 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with branches in Massena (2011 data):

  • The North Country Savings Bank: Massena Branch at 22-24 Phillips Street, branch established on 1968/06/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $232.4 mil, Deposits: $187.1 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Massena Branch at 16 Phillips Street, branch established on 1953/02/24. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • Woodforest National Bank: Massena Branch at 43 Stephenville Street, branch established on 2008/10/31. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Community Bank, National Association: Massena Branch at 121 Main Street, branch established on 1986/03/24. 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.
  • KeyBank National Association: Massena Branch at 41 Main Street, branch established on 1963/10/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Massena Branch at 264 Main Street, branch established on 1992/10/03. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • Massena Savings and Loan: Massena Savings And Loan at 255 Main Street, branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $137.1 mil, Deposits: $114.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Massena:

Marital status in Massena, NY
  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

For population 25 years and over in Massena:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
New York average:

13.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Massena
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Massena, 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
Here:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

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:
St. Lawrence County:

8.5%
New York:

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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Massena:

52.4%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Massena:

49.6%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Massena:

20.4%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Massena:

10.7%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Massena:

34.2%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Massena:

57.7%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Massena, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 19$90,281$57,0200$0
Police Protection - Officers 16$118,145$88,6091$500
Water Supply 8$34,507$51,7610$0
Firefighters 7$48,400$82,9710$0
Police - Other 6$28,405$56,8107$2,985
Sewerage 6$32,736$65,4720$0
Parks and Recreation 6$22,271$44,5420$0
Solid Waste Management 6$22,187$44,3740$0
Financial Administration 3$12,418$49,6721$1,258
Other and Unallocable 1$2,874$34,4880$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,848$34,1762$1,738
Other Government Administration 1$3,623$43,4765$3,416
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 1$753
Totals for Government 80$418,695$62,80417$10,650

Massena government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $266,000 ($25.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000 ($6.75)
    Regular Highways: $53,000 ($5.11)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($1.45)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($0.87)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,255,000 ($313.95)
    Police Protection: $1,964,000 ($189.43)
    Sewerage: $1,326,000 ($127.89)
    Water Utilities: $1,221,000 ($117.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,161,000 ($111.98)
    Regular Highways: $835,000 ($80.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $630,000 ($60.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $438,000 ($42.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $322,000 ($31.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $89,000 ($8.58)
    Central Staff Services: $76,000 ($7.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $73,000 ($7.04)
    General Public Buildings: $70,000 ($6.75)
    Financial Administration: $68,000 ($6.56)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.10)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $434,000 ($41.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $431,000 ($41.57)
    Police Protection: $58,000 ($5.59)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($1.45)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($0.58)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($0.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.48)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.39)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($0.19)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,874,000 ($470.10)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($0.96)

Massena government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,643,000 ($158.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,213,000 ($116.99)
    Other: $409,000 ($39.45)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $294,000 ($28.36)
    Other: $39,000 ($3.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,669,000 ($160.98)
    Other: $245,000 ($23.63)
    Highways: $69,000 ($6.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $480,000 ($46.30)
    General Revenue - Other: $114,000 ($11.00)
    Fines and Forfeits: $49,000 ($4.73)
    Donations From Private Sources: $34,000 ($3.28)
    Rents: $30,000 ($2.89)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($2.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,376,000 ($132.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $175,000 ($16.88)
    General Local Government Support: $133,000 ($12.83)
    Other: $104,000 ($10.03)
  • Tax - Property: $4,976,000 ($479.94)
    Public Utilities Sales: $246,000 ($23.73)
    Other License: $55,000 ($5.30)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($0.19)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($0.10)

Massena government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,562,000 ($922.26)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,455,000 ($911.94)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,007,000 ($97.13)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000 ($86.81)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,900,000 ($183.26)

Massena government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $379,000 ($36.55)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,103,000 ($299.29)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,022,000 ($195.02)

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)
Businesses in Massena, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1KFC1
AT&T3La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Ashley Furniture1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Nike1
Burger King1OfficeMax1
Carson Pirie Scott1Payless1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Quality1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Deb1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Sears2
Dunkin Donuts1Subway2
Econo Lodge1Super 81
Express1T.J.Maxx1
Fashion Bug1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS2
GameStop1Vans1
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless2
Home Depot1Walgreens1
JCPenney1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Massena:

  • WMSA (1340 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY; Owner: SEAWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYBG (1050 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDM (1470 AM; 1 kW; POTSDAM, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE RADIO, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Massena:

  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WSLO (90.9 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Massena:

  • 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.)
  • WNYF-LP (Channel 28; MASSENA, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Massena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 341ft / 104mTotal length
  • $80,985,000Total costs
  • 27,504Total average daily traffic
  • 1,163Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,667Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Massena)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Massena, NY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Massena)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-320-B2C (160 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 301BP , Serial Number: 1983, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2019
    Registrant (Individual): William Spagnolo, 3 Church St, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: CARNEY PAUL P CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 569PC , Serial Number: CH2-1206-R-2777, Certificate Issue Date: 11/07/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Paul P Carney, 302 Willard Rd, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6435S , Serial Number: 15067235, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 09/16/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Paul P Carney, 302 Willard Rd, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6448U , Serial Number: 2195, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 02/15/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Lucas E Cusworth, 360 County Route 46, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6911F , Serial Number: 15063511, Year manufactured: 1966, Certificate Issue Date: 12/06/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Richard S Olson, 220 River Dr, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: MCDONALD P J/CLARK F A CHALLENGER 2 PL STD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9173N , Serial Number: CH2-0295-1279, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Franklin A Clark, 91 County Route 43, Massena, NY 13662
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2082R , Serial Number: 18255282, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 11/30/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Jason T Page, Po Box 669, Massena, NY 13662
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/16/2018

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Massena, New York:

  • Super 8 Motel Of Massena, 84 Grove St, Massena, New York 13662 , Phone: (315) 764-1065, Fax: (315) 764-9710
  • Econo Lodge, 15054 State Hwy 37, Massena, New York 13662 , Phone: (315) 764-0246, Fax: (315) 764-9615
  • Village Motel, 163 State Hwy 37B, Massena, New York 13662 , Phone: (315) 769-3561
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Massena, New York
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Massena, NY
  • 74.5%Utility gas
  • 17.6%Electricity
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Massena, NY
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 45.4%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Other fuel


Massena compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Massena on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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