For population 25 years and over in Minisink:
For population 15 years and over in Minisink town:
111 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (28.2 miles , pop. 108,905).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (45.5 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (54.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Unionville, NY (1.6 miles ), Wawayanda, NY (2.5 miles ), Vernon Valley, NJ (2.8 miles ), Port Jervis, NY (2.8 miles ), Matamoras borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Deerpark, NY (3.0 miles ), Sussex borough, NJ (3.0 miles ), Mount Hope, NY (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 74.55 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Minisink: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Minisink-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Minisink town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 18.3 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Minisink-area historical earthquake activity is above New York state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 89.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from Minisink center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 53.6 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) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Minisink 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 Orange County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Fire: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alexander H. Bailey - Politician, John M. Wood - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Minisink:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Minisink:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00674. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
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:
17 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Minisink compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Minisink town (based on Orange County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 113
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 46
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Number of full-service restaurants: 314
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,765 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($512 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,278 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($692 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Minisink:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Minisink, NY
Total length: 32 meters (105ft)
Total costs: $34,594,000
Total average daily traffic: 13,857
Total average daily truck traffic: 712
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 19,064