Monticello, New York

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Population in 2019: 6,385 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 3,362  (52.7%)
Females: 3,023  (47.3%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 12701.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $33,221 (it was $22,671 in 2000)
Monticello:

$33,221
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,193 (it was $14,433 in 2000)

Monticello village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,086 (it was $74,700 in 2000)
Monticello:

$107,086
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $226,964; detached houses: $241,042; townhouses or other attached units: $178,766; in 2-unit structures: $344,006; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $361,649; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $179,200; mobile homes: $98,138

Median gross rent in 2019: $852.

March 2019 cost of living index in Monticello: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 27.8%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.7% for Black residents, 25.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.3% for American Indian residents, 20.0% for other race residents, 39.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Monticello, NY (2019)
    • 2,49439.0%Hispanic
    • 1,71526.8%Black alone
    • 1,66126.0%White alone
    • 3315.2%Two or more races
    • 1612.5%Asian alone
    • 590.9%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Monticello, New York as of February 08, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Monticello is 244 to 1.


Crime rates in Monticello by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.4)
1
(16.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(31.1)
1
(15.7)
1
(15.6)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(45.0)
1
(15.0)
3
(45.8)
3
(46.2)
3
(48.1)
3
(44.4)
10
(149.1)
4
(60.8)
6
(89.6)
2
(30.3)
4
(62.1)
2
(31.4)
4
(62.4)
2
(31.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
23
(345.0)
32
(480.9)
15
(229.0)
16
(246.6)
17
(272.4)
14
(207.2)
8
(119.3)
16
(243.1)
18
(268.9)
6
(90.9)
9
(139.8)
9
(141.2)
7
(109.1)
4
(62.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
49
(735.0)
26
(390.7)
18
(274.8)
29
(447.0)
38
(609.0)
59
(873.3)
34
(507.0)
28
(425.4)
33
(493.1)
21
(318.1)
15
(233.0)
24
(376.6)
23
(358.6)
19
(297.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
97
(1,455)
86
(1,292)
85
(1,298)
35
(539.5)
60
(961.5)
105
(1,554)
79
(1,178)
107
(1,626)
118
(1,763)
56
(848.2)
53
(823.2)
40
(627.6)
32
(498.9)
27
(422.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
243
(3,645)
201
(3,021)
184
(2,809)
154
(2,374)
103
(1,651)
150
(2,220)
182
(2,714)
164
(2,492)
172
(2,570)
146
(2,211)
125
(1,942)
136
(2,134)
103
(1,606)
82
(1,283)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(165.0)
14
(210.4)
6
(91.6)
3
(46.2)
5
(80.1)
11
(162.8)
3
(44.7)
5
(76.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
7
(108.7)
6
(94.1)
6
(93.5)
4
(62.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(45.0)
2
(30.1)
2
(30.5)
1
(15.4)
1
(16.0)
1
(14.8)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
1
(15.5)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index547.3462.6370.8367.7413.8483.0451.1426.2537.0264.2344.4311.0292.2189.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Monticello, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 23 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Trinidadian and Tobagonian (5.7%), Italian (4.9%), Irish (4.2%), American (3.7%), German (1.5%), Danish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/20/1830

Elevation: 1510 feet

Land area: 4.07 square miles.

Population density: 1,570 people per square mile   (low).

Monticello, New York map

973 residents are foreign born (11.2% Latin America, 2.6% Asia, 1.6% Europe).

This village:

15.1%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,575 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,319 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (48.4 miles , pop. 108,905).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (68.8 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (70.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Thompson, NY (1.0 miles ),
South Fallsburg, NY (2.3 miles ),
Rock Hill, NY (2.5 miles ),
Forestburgh, NY (2.5 miles ),
Smallwood, NY (2.5 miles ),
Fallsburg, NY (2.6 miles ),
Woodridge, NY (2.7 miles ),
Fowlerville, NY (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.65 N, Longitude: 74.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,381 (+36.9%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,870 (70.0%)

Area codes: 845, 914

Distribution of median household income in Monticello, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Monticello, NY in 2019
Monticello satellite photo by USGS

Monticello tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $57,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $26,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Monticello, NY residents
Average permit cost in Monticello, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
New York:

8.1%
Historical population in Monticello, NY
Historical housing units in Monticello, NY
Most common industries in Monticello, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.9%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.8%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.0%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.4%)
  • Health care (16.6%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Social assistance (9.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Monticello, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)

Average climate in Monticello, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Monticello, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
Pb
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0178. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0178
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Monticello-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Monticello village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 30.7 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Monticello-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 67% 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 160.0 miles away from Monticello center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 204.0 miles away from Monticello center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 311.1 miles away from Monticello 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) earthquake occurred 202.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 115.4 miles away from Monticello 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 67.5 miles away from Monticello center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sullivan County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Hurricanes: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monticello topographic map

Main business address for: EMPIRE RESORTS INC (RETAIL-EATING & DRINKING PLACES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Monticello:

  • HOSPICE OF SULLIVAN COUNTY INC (26 LANDFIELD AVE)
  • SDTC - THE CENTER FOR DISCOVERY (SUNSET HILL NORTH ICF)
  • CATSKILL DIALYSIS CENTER (139 FORESTBURGH RD)

Airports and heliports located in Monticello:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monticello:

  • Orange County Community College (about 21 miles; Middletown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,742)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 32 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 33 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 37 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Marist College (about 40 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 40 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • Sussex County Community College (about 41 miles; Newton, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,402)

Public high school in Monticello:

Public elementary/middle schools in Monticello:

Private elementary/middle school in Monticello:

  • ICHUD HATALMIDIM (Students: 10, Location: 240 FORESTBURGH RD, Grades: KG-6)
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Library in Monticello:

  • ETHELBERT B. CRAWFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $564,228; Location: 393 BROADWAY; 33,767 books; 1,904 e-books; 3,600 audio materials; 390 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 101 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Sullivan County Community College (Loch Sheldrake, NY) is the closest college to Monticello and is not included in your college listing.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Monticello: Sullivan County Sanitary Landfill (A), Monticello Village Sewage Treatment Plant (B), Monticello Raceway (C), Monticello Manor Nursing Home (D), Temple Sholom (E), Monticello Police and Fire Headquarters (F), Monticello Village Hall (G), Memorial Hall (H), Sullivan County Jail (I), Sullivan County Court House (J), Sullivan County Historical Society Museum (K), Ethelbert B Crawford Memorial Library (L), Rialto Theatre (M), Monticello Fire Department (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Monticello include: Church of God Love and Faith (A), First Baptist Church (B), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (E), Liberty Street Synagogue (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (H), Saint Peter's Roman Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Johns Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Monticello: de Hoyos Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Curves for Women (343 Broadway), Delano Motel (Old Liberty D), Econo Lodge (190 Broadway).

Courts: Sullivan County - Clerk For Calendar- County Court- Chief Clerk Earl Lilley- Supreme Court- Just (Court Hse), Sullivan County - County Court- Kane Anthony T Judge (Court Hse), Monticello Village - Justice Court (18 Pleasant Street), Sullivan County - Chambers- County Court- Labuda Frank J Judge (Court Hse).

Birthplace of: Leon Silver - Award winning academic, Judith Kaye - Judge, Aaron Dworkin - African violinist, Catello Manzi - Harness racer, John DeGroat - College basketball player (Pittsburgh Panthers), Randall Batinkoff - Actor, Stanley Finch, Stephen M. Ryder - Screenwriter.

Sullivan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

HARRIS WOODS DEVELOPMENT (Population served: 380, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAKE SUPERIOR STATE PK.BEACH (Population served: 293, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MR. WILLYS (Address: 3695 Route 42 South , Population served: 145, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
OLD HOMESTEAD RESTAURANT (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
FREEDS CORNER COLONY (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
COLD SPRING RD - THOMPSON (Address: 4052 Rte 42 , Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-23-2014), St Public Notif issued (JUN-23-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-10-1996)
RIVER EDGE RESTAURANT, BAKERY, CAFE (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
BRITMAN MHP-MINERAL SPRINGS APT (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2006), St Intentional no-action (JAN-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2006), St Intentional no-action (JAN-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2006)

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

  • LANCELOT HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC. (Population served: 340, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

55.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.1%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Monticello in 2010:

  • 147 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 72 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 62 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 38 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Monticello in 2000:

  • 160 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 103 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 100 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 43 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Monticello (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Jeffersonville: Monticello Branch at 19 Forestburgh Road, branch established on 1992/09/15; Wal-Mart Branch at 33 Anawana Lake Road, branch established on 1999/09/29. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $432.8 mil, Deposits: $359.9 mil, headquarters in Jeffersonville, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Jeffersonville Bancorp
  • TD Bank, National Association: Monticello Branch at 463 Broadway, branch established on 1999/03/26. 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
  • Catskill Hudson Bank: Monticello - Thompson Square Mall Br at 4438 State Route 42 Po Box 1258, branch established on 2005/06/27. Info updated 2011/01/31: Bank assets: $351.7 mil, Deposits: $315.6 mil, headquarters in Rock Hill, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Catskill Hudson Bancorp, Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Monticello Branch at 418 Broadway, branch established on 1851/01/01. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Monticello Branch at 205 Broadway, branch established on 1966/01/31. 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.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Monticello Branch at 4446 Route 42, branch established on 1972/09/06. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Monticello Branch at Route 42 And Anawana Lake Road, branch established on 1975/11/22. 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

For population 15 years and over in Monticello:

Marital status in Monticello, NY
  • Never married: 52.2%
  • Now married: 23.0%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Monticello:

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 15.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.1
New York average:

13.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Monticello
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Monticello, NY (based on Sullivan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,35221
Other9,81731
Mainline Protestant4,94744
Evangelical Protestant1,39918
Orthodox602
None45,972-
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: 31
Sullivan County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Sullivan County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Sullivan County:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Sullivan County:

10.99 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

9.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.1%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

16.4%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Monticello:

48.4%
New York:

50.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Monticello:

45.4%
New York:

48.1%

Average BMI:
Monticello:

29.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Monticello:

21.5%
New York:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Monticello:

11.9%
New York:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.4%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Monticello:

53.9%
New York:

56.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.8%
New York:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monticello, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 25$163,839$78,6431$1,136
Streets and Highways 9$40,719$54,2920$0
Water Supply 7$29,621$50,7790$0
Sewerage 7$42,047$72,0810$0
Solid Waste Management 7$25,951$44,4870$0
Other Government Administration 4$7,949$23,8475$3,085
Judicial and Legal 2$7,002$42,0123$2,611
Parks and Recreation 1$2,834$34,0082$2,075
Financial Administration 0$0 4$15,460
Totals for Government 62$319,962$61,92815$24,366

Monticello government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $8,123,000 ($1272.20)
    Water Utilities: $155,000 ($24.28)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($5.48)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($4.86)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,964,000 ($464.21)
    Police Protection: $2,245,000 ($351.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,432,000 ($224.28)
    Water Utilities: $1,256,000 ($196.71)
    Sewerage: $988,000 ($154.74)
    Regular Highways: $497,000 ($77.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $262,000 ($41.03)
    Central Staff Services: $194,000 ($30.38)
    Financial Administration: $142,000 ($22.24)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $137,000 ($21.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000 ($17.54)
    General Public Buildings: $49,000 ($7.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($7.67)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $25,000 ($3.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $261,000 ($40.88)
    Sewerage: $107,000 ($16.76)
    General Public Building: $74,000 ($11.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($9.08)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($8.14)
    Water Utilities: $51,000 ($7.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($1.10)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($0.94)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($0.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,664,000 ($730.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($0.63)

Monticello government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,445,000 ($226.31)
    Sewerage: $1,090,000 ($170.71)
    Other: $72,000 ($11.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $8,065,000 ($1263.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $205,000 ($32.11)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $742,000 ($116.21)
    Special Assessments: $200,000 ($31.32)
    Fines and Forfeits: $105,000 ($16.44)
    Rents: $19,000 ($2.98)
    Donations From Private Sources: $10,000 ($1.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,321,000 ($206.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $165,000 ($25.84)
    General Local Government Support: $54,000 ($8.46)
    Other: $53,000 ($8.30)
    Education: $16,000 ($2.51)
  • Tax - Property: $5,464,000 ($855.76)
    Public Utilities Sales: $138,000 ($21.61)
    Other License: $96,000 ($15.04)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000 ($3.29)
    Other: $3,000 ($0.47)

Monticello government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,456,000 ($228.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,389,000 ($217.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,000 ($10.49)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $8,880,000 ($1390.76)
    Beginning: $7,214,000 ($1129.84)

Monticello government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,295,000 ($202.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,490,000 ($389.98)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $789,000 ($123.57)

5.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Orange County, NY  1.43% ($38,867 average AGI)
from Kings County, NY  0.64% ($51,528)
from Ulster County, NY  0.44% ($37,797)


6.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Orange County, NY  1.29% ($43,111 average AGI)
to Ulster County, NY  0.44% ($45,435)
to Kings County, NY  0.20% ($35,018)
Businesses in Monticello, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's2
AT&T1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Best Western1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Sprint Nextel1
Chevrolet1Staples1
Curves1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1Super 81
Econo Lodge1T-Mobile1
FedEx1Toyota1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Home Depot1UPS6
Hyundai1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Strongest AM radio stations in Monticello:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WELV (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WVOS (1240 AM; 1 kW; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monticello:

  • WSUL (98.3 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: REYNOLDS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W233AH (94.5 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: RADIO CATSKILL)
  • WJUX (99.7 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: MONTICELLO MOUNTAIN TOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOSR (91.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZAD (97.3 FM; WURTSBORO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVOS-FM (95.9 FM; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPDA (106.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJFF (90.5 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: RADIO CATSKILL)
  • WGWR (88.1 FM; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WXHD (90.1 FM; MOUNT HOPE, NY; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDNB (102.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRPJ (88.9 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Monticello:

  • W27AL (Channel 27; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • W30AZ (Channel 30; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • W51BN (Channel 51; WHITE LAKE, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
Monticello fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Monticello fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.0mTotal length
  • $8,967,000Total costs
  • 40,552Total average daily traffic
  • 1,100Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monticello)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (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 Monticello, NY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monticello)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: SCHLEICHER ASW-20 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 37VV, N37VV, N-37VV, Serial Number: 20003, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1985, Certificate Issue Date: 09/18/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel L Baker, 122 Wildcat Rd, Monticello, NY 12701
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 737XT, N737XT, N-737XT, Serial Number: 17269760, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 03/29/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Alfred Jr Heins, 147 E Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8335W, N8335W, N-8335W, Serial Number: 28-2516, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 05/19/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald G Hiatt, Po Box 1177, Monticello, NY 12701

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 26. The highest number of reported fires - 100 took place in 2003, and the least - 3 in 2008. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Monticello, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.5%), and Outside Fires (22.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Monticello, NY
    • 25958.5%Structure Fires
    • 9922.3%Outside Fires
    • 6214.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 235.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monticello, NY

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

  • Super 8 Motel, 290 E Broadway, Monticello, New York 12701 , Phone: (845) 791-1690, Fax: (845) 791-7010
  • Best Western, 16 Raceway Rd, Monticello, New York 12701 , Phone: (845) 796-4000, Fax: (845) 796-4072
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Monticello, New York
Most common first names in Monticello, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8971.4 years
Joseph7569.4 years
John7467.5 years
Charles6070.0 years
Mary5976.8 years
Robert5166.8 years
George4772.6 years
James4670.1 years
Rose4679.4 years
Harry3877.1 years
Most common last names in Monticello, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2878.6 years
Cohen2381.1 years
Miller2172.9 years
Price2073.0 years
Levine1972.8 years
Rubin1974.9 years
Johnson1871.9 years
Brown1765.7 years
Davis1470.3 years
Jones1373.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Monticello, NY
  • 61.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.2%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Electricity
  • 1.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Monticello, NY
  • 43.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 33.5%Electricity
  • 15.1%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Monticello compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Monticello on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Israel (population 500+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Caribbean (population 500+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally retarded (population 1,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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