Mineville-Witherbee, New York

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Population in July 2007: 1,703.
Males: 982  (57.7%)
Females: 721  (42.3%)
Median resident age:

35.1 years
New York median age:

35.9 years

Zip codes: 12956.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,052 (it was $36,579 in 2000)
Mineville-Witherbee:

$60,052
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,497 (it was $24,440 in 2000)

Mineville-Witherbee CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $114,359 (it was $55,700 in 2000)
Mineville-Witherbee:

$114,359
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,462; detached houses: $219,439; townhouses or other attached units: $161,712; in 2-unit structures: $390,268; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $711,616; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $472,384; mobile homes: $83,427
March 2019 cost of living index in Mineville-Witherbee: 98.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Mineville-Witherbee, NY (2000)
    • 1,49985.8%White alone
    • 1227.0%Hispanic
    • 1176.7%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Two or more races
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Mineville-Witherbee detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: French (27.2%), Irish (10.9%), French Canadian (9.0%), Polish (8.4%), Italian (7.7%), German (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.44 square miles.

Population density: 383 people per square mile   (very low).

Mineville-Witherbee, New York map

45 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.7% North America).

This place:

2.6%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Mineville-Witherbee CDP:

1.8% ($978)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (91.0 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (173.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (224.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Witherbee, NY (0.7 miles ),
Mineville, NY (0.7 miles ),
Moriah, NY (1.6 miles ),
Port Henry, NY (2.1 miles ),
Westport, NY (2.7 miles ),
Addison, VT (2.8 miles ),
Elizabethtown, NY (2.8 miles ),
Crown Point, NY (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.09 N, Longitude: 73.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Distribution of median household income in Mineville-Witherbee, NY in 2017
Mineville-Witherbee satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Mineville-Witherbee, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Paper (9.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.1%)
  • Paper (16.5%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.4%)
  • Wood products (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.7%)
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Mineville-Witherbee, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Carpenters (5.1%)
  • Woodworkers (4.6%)
  • Electricians (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (10.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (9.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.5%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)

Average climate in Mineville-Witherbee, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mineville-Witherbee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 41.7 miles away from Mineville-Witherbee 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 29.3 miles away from Mineville-Witherbee center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.3 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) earthquake occurred 29.1 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 37.7 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 116.3 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 Essex County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mineville-Witherbee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mineville-Witherbee:

  • ESSEX COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SVC CHHA (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NY)
  • CLARK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VERGENNES, VT)

Amtrak stations near Mineville-Witherbee:

  • 5 miles: PORT HENRY (RTE. 9 NORTH & RTE. 22) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: WESTPORT (HWY. 9 N. & D&H RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 18 miles: TICONDEROGA (RTE. 74 (FORT TICONDEROGA RD.)) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mineville-Witherbee:

  • Middlebury College (about 19 miles; Middlebury, VT; Full-time enrollment: 3,077)
  • Champlain College (about 32 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 32 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 33 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 34 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Castleton State College (about 38 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 42 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)

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Church in Mineville-Witherbee: Church of All Saints (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Essex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.2%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.9%
Whole state:

5.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

10.4%
Whole state:

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

2.5%
Whole state:

7.4%
296 people in state prisons in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Mineville-Witherbee:

Marital status in Mineville-Witherbee, NY
  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

For population 25 years and over in Mineville-Witherbee:

  • High school or higher: 69.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 11.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mineville-Witherbee, NY (based on Essex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,46717
Mainline Protestant3,36033
Evangelical Protestant1,19713
Other3284
None26,018-
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: 24
This county:

6.33 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Essex County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Essex County:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
This county:

18.99 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Essex County:

7.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

22.6%
State:

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

16.0%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mineville-Witherbee:

48.8%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.6%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mineville-Witherbee:

18.1%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mineville-Witherbee:

6.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mineville-Witherbee:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mineville-Witherbee:

25.9%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.7%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.7%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mineville-Witherbee, NY Residents

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,489 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Clinton County, NY  0.99% ($39,190 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,524)
from Warren County, NY  0.26% ($38,769)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Clinton County, NY  1.11% ($34,645 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,984)
to Warren County, NY  0.41% ($32,548)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mineville-Witherbee:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WIPS (1250 AM; 1 kW; TICONDEROGA, NY; Owner: CALVIN HUGH CARR)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mineville-Witherbee:

  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWFY (100.9 FM; BERLIN, VT; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WCLX (102.5 FM; WESTPORT, NY; Owner: WESTPORT BROADCASTING)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mineville-Witherbee:

  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BELFRY #3, On The South Side Of Cr 7c, 0.24 Miles South Of Cr 7 (Lat: 44.099194 Lon: -73.547972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQPJ288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022, Certifier: Donald S Janquish, Registrant: Essex County Emergency Services, 702 Stowersville Rd., Lewis, NY 12950, Phone: (518) 873-3900, Fax: (518) 873-3963, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mineville-Witherbee, NY
  • 88.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.7%Wood
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mineville-Witherbee, NY
  • 77.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Electricity


Mineville-Witherbee compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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