Montour Falls, New York

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Population in 2019: 1,604 (83% urban, 17% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.7%
 
Males: 750  (46.8%)
Females: 854  (53.2%)
Median resident age:

49.3 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 14865, 14891.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $36,851 (it was $29,018 in 2000)
Montour Falls:

$36,851
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,000 (it was $15,671 in 2000)

Montour Falls village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,969 (it was $55,800 in 2000)
Montour Falls:

$107,969
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $168,897; detached houses: $171,742; townhouses or other attached units: $129,607; in 2-unit structures: $165,656; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $689,890; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $439,703; mobile homes: $92,924

Median gross rent in 2019: $666.

March 2019 cost of living index in Montour Falls: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 23.7%
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  • Races in Montour Falls, NY (2019)
    • 1,55095.2%White alone
    • 482.9%Black alone
    • 90.6%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Montour Falls, New York as of September 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Montour Falls is 254 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (18.5%), American (18.4%), Italian (11.0%), German (10.7%), English (7.7%), Welsh (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1830

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 3.01 square miles.

Population density: 534 people per square mile   (low).

Montour Falls, New York map

23 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.4%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,183 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,908 (3.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (45.3 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (68.5 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (184.5 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

Montour, NY (0.9 miles ),
Watkins Glen, NY (1.6 miles ),
Dix, NY (1.6 miles ),
Odessa, NY (1.8 miles ),
Burdett, NY (2.1 miles ),
Catharine, NY (2.2 miles ),
Millport, NY (2.4 miles ),
Reading, NY (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.35 N, Longitude: 76.85 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 607

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $87,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $216,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Montour Falls, NY residents
Average permit cost in Montour Falls, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
New York:

8.1%
Most common industries in Montour Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.5%)
  • Machinery (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (12.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.4%)
  • Educational services (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Montour Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.3%)

Average climate in Montour Falls, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Montour Falls, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 55.3. This is better than average.

City:

55.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.48. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.48
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Montour Falls-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Montour Falls village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 23.7 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Montour Falls-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 66% 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 168.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 192.1 miles away from Montour Falls center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 312.4 miles away from Montour Falls center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 217.7 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) earthquake occurred 215.8 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 145.9 miles away from Montour Falls 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 Schuyler County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Montour Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Montour Falls:

  • SCHUYLER COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (215 CANAL ST)
  • SCHUYLER HOSPITAL, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 220 STEUBEN STREET)
  • SCHUYLER HOSPITAL INC AND LONG TERM CARE UNIT S N F (220 STEUBEN STREET)
  • ARNOT HEALTH SCHUYLER DIALYSIS (220 STEUBEN STREET)

Airports located in Montour Falls:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Montour Falls:

  • Ithaca College (about 19 miles; Ithaca, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,781)
  • Cornell University (about 20 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,360)
  • Corning Community College (about 20 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 31 miles; Dryden, NY; FT enrollment: 3,884)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 36 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 38 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 40 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,826)

Public elementary/middle school in Montour Falls:

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Library in Montour Falls:

  • MONTOUR FALLS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,100; Location: 406 MAIN STREET; 12,158 books; 181 audio materials; 878 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 8 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Montour Falls: Montour Falls Village Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Montour Falls Yacht Club (B), Montour Falls Marina (C), Montour Falls Memorial Library (D), The Falls Home for Adults (E), Montour Falls Memorial Library (F), Montour Falls Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Montour Falls include: Montour Falls United Methodist Church (A), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (B), Mount Calvary Lutheran Church (C), First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Catharine Creek (A), Shequaga Creek (B), L'Hommedieu Creek (C), Johns Creek (D), Catlin Mill Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Montour Falls: Marina Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Jane Delano - Nurse, Jeff Plate - Drummer, David B. Hill - (1843-1910), Democratic politician.

Schuyler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

49.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.8%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Montour Falls in 2010:

  • 120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in college/university student housing
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
218 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Montour Falls (2011 data):

  • Elmira Savings Bank: Montour Falls Branch at 401 West Main Street, branch established on 2009/09/10. Info updated 2012/03/30: Bank assets: $523.4 mil, Deposits: $382.0 mil, headquarters in Elmira, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 11 total offices
  • Chemung Canal Trust Company: Montour Falls Branch at 303 West Main Street, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2011/06/07: Bank assets: $1,213.6 mil, Deposits: $1,000.4 mil, headquarters in Elmira, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Chemung Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Montour Falls:

Marital status in Montour Falls, NY
  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 20.4%

For population 25 years and over in Montour Falls:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
New York average:

13.5

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

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Religion statistics for Montour Falls, NY (based on Schuyler County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,3592
Mainline Protestant2,35422
Evangelical Protestant3298
Other153
None13,286-
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: 2
Schuyler County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Schuyler County:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Schuyler County:

12.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Schuyler County:

24.3%
New York:

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

17.5%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.8%
New York:

50.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.3%
New York:

48.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
New York:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.5%
New York:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.4%
State:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

39.9%
New York:

33.4%

General health condition:
Montour Falls:

57.5%
New York:

56.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
New York:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Montour Falls, 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
Streets and Highways 5$21,616$51,8780$0
Other and Unallocable 2$14,743$88,4581$365
Financial Administration 1$2,912$34,9440$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$775
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,371
Totals for Government 8$39,270$58,9057$2,511

Montour Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $45,000 ($28.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($3.74)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $337,000 ($210.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $317,000 ($197.63)
    General - Other: $296,000 ($184.54)
    Sewerage: $166,000 ($103.49)
    Water Utilities: $150,000 ($93.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $53,000 ($33.04)
    Financial Administration: $50,000 ($31.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000 ($17.46)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($16.83)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($11.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($10.60)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($9.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $14,000 ($8.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($21.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($30.55)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($26.81)
    Sewerage: $35,000 ($21.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($19.33)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($13.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($8.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,000 ($269.33)

Montour Falls government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $412,000 ($256.86)
    Sewerage: $317,000 ($197.63)
    Other: $15,000 ($9.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $13,000 ($8.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $105,000 ($65.46)
    General Local Government Support: $84,000 ($52.37)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $29,000 ($18.08)
    Fines and Forfeits: $22,000 ($13.72)
    Rents: $11,000 ($6.86)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($5.61)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($142.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $78,000 ($48.63)
    Other: $11,000 ($6.86)
    General Local Government Support: $10,000 ($6.23)
    Education: $6,000 ($3.74)
  • Tax - Property: $503,000 ($313.59)
    Public Utilities Sales: $35,000 ($21.82)
    Other License: $6,000 ($3.74)

Montour Falls government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $700,000 ($436.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $655,000 ($408.35)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000 ($28.05)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $695,000 ($433.29)
    Beginning: $570,000 ($355.36)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $678,000 ($422.69)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,266,000 ($1412.72)

6.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,884 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
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 Chemung County, NY  1.29% ($41,832 average AGI)
from Tompkins County, NY  1.02% ($35,453)
from Steuben County, NY  0.90% ($45,515)


6.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,569 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
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 Chemung County, NY  1.19% ($34,443 average AGI)
to Tompkins County, NY  1.13% ($39,583)
to Steuben County, NY  0.89% ($43,288)

Businesses in Montour Falls, NY

  • Lane Furniture: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Montour Falls:

  • WGMF (1490 AM; 0 kW; WATKINS GLEN, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WEHH (1590 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA HTS/HORSEHEAD, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WELM (1410 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LIMITED)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WTKO (1470 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WATS (960 AM; 5 kW; SAYRE, PA; Owner: WATS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; OWEGO, NY; Owner: TIOGA MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Montour Falls:

  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNGZ (104.9 FM; MONTOUR FALLS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WOKN (99.5 FM; SOUTHPORT, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WLVY (94.3 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WCBA-FM (98.7 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSQE (91.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB. TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W205BR (88.9 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WNKI (106.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WENY-FM (92.7 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGI (100.9 FM; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTT (94.7 FM; TIOGA, PA; Owner: EUROPA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W215AB (90.9 FM; WATKINS GLEN, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Montour Falls:

  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WENY-TV (Channel 36; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • W59DG (Channel 59; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYDC (Channel 48; CORNING, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • W21BW (Channel 21; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK INC.)
  • W26BF (Channel 26; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • W60AD (Channel 60; SAVONA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • W16AX (Channel 16; ITHACA, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • W20BL (Channel 20; BATH, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • Montour Falls, New York
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count11338
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16496
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2649
  • Fatalities12299
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28324
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3003
See more detailed statistics of Montour Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.0mTotal length
  • $19,143,000Total costs
  • 32,484Total average daily traffic
  • 3,265Total average daily truck traffic
  • 36,181Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Montour Falls, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Montour Falls, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lee St (Lat: 42.345639 Lon: -76.847722), Call Sign: KNIW582,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 02/07/2014, Expiration Date: 04/06/2024, Registrant: Schuyler County, 106 Tenth St., Watkins Glen, NY 14891, Phone: (607) 535-8200, Fax: (607) 535-8201, Email:
  • .3 Mi Off Wigwam Rd 1.8 Mi Sse Of Wigwam Rd & Rt 14 Jct (Lat: 42.309250 Lon: -76.821889), Call Sign: KDD591,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.955 MHz, Grant Date: 09/08/2014, Expiration Date: 07/10/2024, Registrant: Schuyler County, 106 Tenth Street Unit 36, Watkins Glen, NY 14891, Phone: (607) 535-8200, Fax: (607) 535-8201, Email:
  • 220 Steuben St (Lat: 42.351194 Lon: -76.858000), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KAG407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz, 155.400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/05/2021, Registrant: Schuyler Hospital, 220 Steuben St, Montour Falls, NY 14865, Phone: (607) 535-7121, Fax: (607) 210-1937, Email:
  • .3 Mi Off Wigwam Rd 1.8 Mi Sse Of Wigwam Rd & Rt 14 Junction (Lat: 42.309250 Lon: -76.821889), Call Sign: KAN370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2014, Expiration Date: 05/11/2024, Registrant: Schuyler County Emergency Management, 106 Tenth St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891, Phone: (607) 535-8200, Fax: (607) 535-8201, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WATKINS GLEN, 2581 Hedden Rd (Lat: 42.331833 Lon: -76.939139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: WMW726,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.62 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2016, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Seneca, Stewart Road (Lat: 42.288972 Lon: -76.804972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQUW701,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2014, Expiration Date: 11/03/2024, Certifier: Dan English, Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • WATKINS GLEN, 4715 Stewart Rd (Lat: 42.302083 Lon: -76.799722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 27.1 m, Call Sign: WQVT273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2015, Expiration Date: 05/05/2025, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2016, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Schuyler County Hospotal, Montour-Towns Rd. (Lat: 42.352278 Lon: -76.859944), Overall height: 16.8 m, Call Sign: KEK295,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 02/27/1999, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Marine Rd Office (Lat: 42.355083 Lon: -76.868028), Type: Building, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WHD633,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/1994, Expiration Date: 08/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Patricia M Telesca, Marina Dr, Montour Falls, NY 14865

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Montour Falls)

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 12. The highest number of reported fires - 27 took place in 2005, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Montour Falls, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.9%), and Outside Fires (20.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Montour Falls, NY
    • 12258.9%Structure Fires
    • 4220.3%Outside Fires
    • 3014.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 136.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Montour Falls, NY
Most common first names in Montour Falls, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4081.4 years
John3276.6 years
George2473.4 years
Robert2276.7 years
William2174.1 years
Helen2081.1 years
Charles2073.4 years
Frank2075.6 years
Ruth1983.0 years
James1873.9 years
Most common last names in Montour Falls, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2682.3 years
Gardner1173.5 years
Brown1083.9 years
Barrett981.7 years
Miller880.5 years
West880.2 years
Allen775.3 years
Crane782.0 years
Harrington785.2 years
Davis776.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Montour Falls, NY
  • 71.3%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 5.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.9%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Montour Falls, NY
  • 57.4%Electricity
  • 39.5%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used


Montour Falls compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Montour Falls on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in nursing homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Romania (population 500+)"
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  • Mark Peter Taylor (5)
  • Daniel Edward Mccauley (2)
  • Marvin William Kemmerer (2)
  • Mark P. Taylor (2)
  • George L. Markely (1)
  • Kevin Alton Lewis (1)

Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2021.