Medford, New York

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Population in 2010: 24,142. Population change since 2000: +9.8%
Males: 10,969  (45.4%)
Females: 13,173  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 11763.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $91,142 (it was $67,153 in 2000)
Medford:

$91,142
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,901 (it was $22,579 in 2000)

Medford CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $292,683 (it was $144,600 in 2000)
Medford:

$292,683
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $323,999; Detached houses: $333,908; Townhouses or other attached units: $245,135; In 2-unit structures: $347,181; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $211,890; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $263,166

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,536.

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  • Races in Medford, NY (2013)

    Medford races chart
    • 17,18569.0%White alone
    • 5,11820.6%Hispanic
    • 1,4455.8%Black alone
    • 6622.7%Asian alone
    • 4001.6%Two or more races
    • 690.3%American Indian alone
    • 220.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Medford: 151.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (22.6%), Irish (18.3%), German (11.1%), English (4.1%), Polish (2.9%), United States (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 101 feet

Land area: 10.5 square miles.

Population density: 2,293 people per square mile   (low).

Medford,NY real estate house value index trend

Medford, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Medford:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Medford CDP:

  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

3,177 residents are foreign born (7.5% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 1.4% Asia).

This place:

12.1%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Medford, New York as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Medford to the number of sex offenders is 1,341 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $7,452 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $7,183 (2.6%)

Medford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brentwood, NY (13.7 miles , pop. 53,917).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (35.8 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (44.3 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities: Gordon Heights, NY (1.7 miles ), North Bellport, NY (1.7 miles ), North Patchogue, NY (1.7 miles ), Holtsville, NY (1.8 miles ), Yaphank, NY (1.8 miles ), East Patchogue, NY (1.8 miles ), Farmingville, NY (1.9 miles ), Patchogue, NY (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 72.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,823 (-18.3%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,367 (10.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 631

Medford household income distribution Medford home values distribution

Medford tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Medford, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Medford-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the Medford place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the place center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Medford-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 227.6 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 256.5 miles away from Medford center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 184.4 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) earthquake occurred 163.8 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 198.7 miles away from Medford center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.3 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 Suffolk County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medford topographic map

Birthplace of: Anthony Famiglietti - Athletics competitor, Tricia Cast - Soap opera actor, Will McClurkin - College basketball player (Marist Red Foxes).

Hospitals and medical centers in Medford:

  • DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES INSTITUTE (757 OLD MEDFORD RD)
  • MARYHAVEN CENTER OF HOPE, INC (1385 NORTH OCEAN AVE)
  • HUNTINGTON AKC- MEDFORD EXT. (1725 NORTH OCEAN AVENUE)
  • MEDFORD MULTICARE CENTER FOR LIVING (3115 HORSEBLOCK ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medford:

  • Suffolk County Community College (about 5 miles; Selden, NY; Full-time enrollment: 18,540)
  • Stony Brook University (about 10 miles; Stony Brook, NY; FT enrollment: 22,071)
  • Dowling College (about 11 miles; Oakdale, NY; FT enrollment: 2,598)
  • Farmingdale State College (about 24 miles; Farmingdale, NY; FT enrollment: 6,956)
  • Porter and Chester Institute of Stratford (about 26 miles; Stratford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of Bridgeport (about 27 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,708)
  • Housatonic Community College (about 27 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,677)

Public high schools in Medford:

Private high school in Medford:

  • SAPPO SCHOOL (Students: 35; Location: 3390 RTE 112 BUILDING B; Grades: 5 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Medford:

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Notable location: Blue Ridge Golf Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Medford include: Saint Marks Episcopal Church (A), Mount Olive Baptist Church (B), Saint Sylvesters Church (C), Medford Assembly of God (D), New Apostolic Church (E), Calvary Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Coram (Amusement & Theme Parks; 655 Long Island Avenue), Boomers Family Fun Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 655 Long Island Avenue).

Hotel: Comfort Inn (2695 Route 112).

Suffolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 90.8. This is worse than average.

City:

90.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.112. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.112
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.78. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.78
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.03. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.03
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.14

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

DODARO CONSTRUCTION (Population served: 17, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.1%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.2% for Black residents, 6.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.4%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.9%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Medford in 2010:

  • 307 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Medford in 2000:

  • 44 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Medford, New York environmental map by EPA

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Medford compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with branches in Medford (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Medford Yaphank Rd Branch at 700 Patchogue-Yaphank Rd, Ste 90, branch established on 2008/09/25; Medford Branch at 2271 Route 112, branch established on 1962/07/23. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Astoria Federal Savings and Loan Association: Medford Shopping Plaza Branch at 2775 Route 112, branch established on 1990/05/07. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $16,975.1 mil, Deposits: $11,426.8 mil, headquarters in Long Island City, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 86 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Medford Branch at 2851 Horseblock Road, branch established on 1975/09/22. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Medford Yaphank S&S Branch at 700 Patchogue Yaphank Road Ste. 60, branch established on 2009/03/26. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • TD Bank, National Association: Medford Branch at 1806 Medford Avenue, branch established on 2007/12/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • The Suffolk County National Bank of Riverhead: Medford Branch at 2801 Route 112 - Suite B, branch established on 1987/10/05. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,483.9 mil, Deposits: $1,312.3 mil, headquarters in Riverhead, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices, Holding Company: Suffolk Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
New York average:

13.9

Medford travel time to work - commute Medford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (72%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Medford CDP (based on Suffolk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic879,45775
Mainline Protestant69,205182
Evangelical Protestant58,909264
Other50,771124
Orthodox10,19010
Black Protestant8,29849
None416,520-
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: 514
Suffolk County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 217
Suffolk County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 256
Suffolk County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,232
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

23.4%
New York:

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

22.3%
State:

15.6%

2.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,495 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.93%
New York average:

5.06%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,023 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nassau County, NY  0.77% ($64,486 average AGI)
from Queens County, NY  0.37% ($58,407)
from New York County, NY  0.19% ($111,826)


3.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.27%
New York average:

5.46%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($483 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nassau County, NY  0.57% ($61,498 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.29% ($47,881)
to New York County, NY  0.21% ($92,493)

Strongest AM radio stations in Medford:

  • WLIM (1580 AM; 10 kW; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIE (540 AM; 3 kW; ISLIP, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND MULTIMEDIA, LLC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WALK (1370 AM; 1 kW; EAST PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Medford:

  • WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBLI (106.1 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUSB (90.1 FM; STONY BROOK, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W289AD (105.7 FM; SELDEN, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WLIU (88.3 FM; SOUTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
  • WFRS (88.9 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXXP (105.3 FM; CALVERTON-ROANOKE, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING CO. OF CALVERTON, INC)
  • WRCN-FM (103.9 FM; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WSHR (91.9 FM; LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY; Owner: SACHEM CENTRAL SCH DIST HOLBROOK)
  • WBZO (103.1 FM; BAY SHORE, NY; Owner: MID-ISLAND BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLVG (96.1 FM; CENTER MORICHES, NY; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDRE (98.5 FM; WESTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCATING COMPANY OF WESTHAMPTON, INC.)
  • WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Medford:

  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W26CE (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Medford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Medford)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 40.818611 Lon: -72.965833, Call Sign: WPWT319
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.695 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/16/2003, Expiration Date: 01/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013, Certifier: Martin Laschever
    Registrant: North Shore Radio Inc, 2 Pamela Dr, Ridge, NY 11961, Phone: (631) 345-5853, Fax: (631) 924-3743
  • 2975 Horseblock Road (Lat: 40.826389 Lon: -72.988889), Call Sign: WQCH574
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.187 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 467.487 MHz, 467.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/05/2005, Expiration Date: 03/05/2015, Certifier: Joan Anderberg
    Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55044, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Email:
  • 117-MEDFORD, Mta - Rail Station Medford (Lat: 40.816111 Lon: -72.998889), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQEC748
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.537 MHz, 852.037 MHz, 852.537 MHz, 853.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2005, Expiration Date: 12/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J Cowper
    Registrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • Lat: 40.817389 Lon: -72.973139, Call Sign: WQQH664
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.287 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 456.712 MHz, 457.412 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/13/2012, Expiration Date: 12/13/2022, Certifier: Robert Schwartz
    Registrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7136, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WRCN Studio, 3233 Route 112 (Lat: 40.843444 Lon: -72.994000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WMU936
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/20/1994, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014
    Registrant: Iw Limited Liability Company, Two Newton Executive Park, Newton, MA 02462-1434, Phone: (617) 527-0062, Fax: (617) 630-0960
  • WLVG Studio, 3233 Route 112 (Lat: 40.843444 Lon: -72.994000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WJT40
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/1997, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014
    Registrant: Iw Limited Liability Company, Two Newton Executive Park, Newton, MA 02462-1434, Phone: (617) 527-0062, Fax: (617) 630-0960

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 3233 Nys Rt 112 Public Safety Fire Prevention Headquarters (Lat: 40.881222 Lon: -72.989833), Call Sign: KHJ730
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2012, Expiration Date: 12/18/2022
    Registrant: Brookhaven, Town Of, 3233 Rt. 112, Medford, NY 11763, Phone: (631) 451-6262, Fax: (631) 451-6283, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Medford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Medford)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED81$264,72853$230,453291$208,13419$108,1056$232,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$219,2507$258,14335$231,5142$50,0001$218,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$249,95519$224,316178$261,93325$69,3204$85,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$225,4009$304,333119$245,21811$87,7271$100,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$240,00028$253,9291$101,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1587.11 , 1587.12, 1591.07, 1591.08

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$264,2679$309,444
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$237,4008$303,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$213,6008$275,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$304,5002$305,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1587.11 , 1587.12, 1591.07, 1591.08

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Businesses in Medford, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Nike2
Baskin-Robbins1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid2
Comfort Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Deb1Sam's Club1
Decora Cabinetry4Sprint Nextel1
Dunkin Donuts2Staples1
FedEx4Starbucks3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Stop & Shop1
GNC1Subway2
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Hyundai1Target1
Lowe's1U-Haul2
Marriott1UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets8Walgreens1
McDonald's1Wendy's1

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