For population 25 years and over in Minden:
For population 15 years and over in Minden town:
126 residents are foreign born (2.7% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (30.5 miles , pop. 60,651).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (149.4 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (158.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Fort Plain, NY (1.6 miles ), Nelliston, NY (1.7 miles ), St. Johnsville, NY (2.2 miles ), Palatine Bridge, NY (2.3 miles ), Canajoharie, NY (2.4 miles ), Palatine, NY (2.4 miles ), Stark, NY (2.7 miles ), Ames, NY (2.8 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.93 N, Longitude: 74.67 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 518
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Minden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Minden-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Minden town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Minden-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 72.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 20.8 miles away from Minden 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 73.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from Minden center
On 8/30/2007 at 03:47:45, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Minden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Minden:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
Minden compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Minden town (based on Montgomery County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,833 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,875 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Minden:
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TV broadcast stations around Minden:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 24See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Minden, NY
Total length: 46 meters (151ft)
Total costs: $62,293,000
Total average daily traffic: 49,928
Total average daily truck traffic: 9,356
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 105,500
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1