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Population in 2010: 2,308. Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 

Males: 1,109  (48.1%)
Females: 1,199  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  46.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14865.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,072 (it was $33,879 in 2000)
Montour:

$44,072
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,268

Montour town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $84,132 (it was $64,000 in 2000)
Montour:

$84,132
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $99,160; Detached houses: $110,034; Townhouses or other attached units: $105,004; In 2-unit structures: $74,669; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $91,003; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $148,405; Mobile homes: $47,734

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Montour races chart
  • White alone - 2,233 (96.8%)
  • Hispanic - 29 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 16 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Montour: 222.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (18.6%), German (18.6%), Irish (14.7%), Italian (10.5%), United States (8.3%), French (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 18.6 square miles.

Population density: 124 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Montour:

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Montour town:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 13.6%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

32 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.3%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Montour town:  2.4% ($1,549)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (44.4 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (69.4 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (184.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Montour Falls, NY (0.9 miles ), Odessa, NY (1.5 miles ), Watkins Glen, NY (1.8 miles ), Dix, NY (1.8 miles ), Catharine, NY (2.0 miles ), Millport, NY (2.2 miles ), Burdett, NY (2.3 miles ), Veteran, NY (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $26,400
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $45,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $97,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.34 N, Longitude: 76.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 607

Montour household income distribution Montour home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Machinery (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Montour-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the Montour town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 22.9 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Montour-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 28.6 miles away from Montour center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Schuyler County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Montour:

  • SCHUYLER COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; MONTOUR FALLS, NY)
  • ARNOT HEALTH SCHUYLER DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; MONTOUR FALLS, NY)
  • SCHUYLER HOSPITAL, INC (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, about 2 miles away; MONTOUR FALLS, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Montour:

  • Ithaca College (about 18 miles; Ithaca, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,783)
  • Cornell University (about 20 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,529)
  • Corning Community College (about 21 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 2,559)
  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 30 miles; Dryden, NY; FT enrollment: 2,874)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 37 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 38 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,439)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,919)

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

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

Cemeteries: Highland Cemetery (1), Cook Cemetery (2), Coe Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

 
Schuyler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 20.9. This is significantly better than average.
City:

20.9
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.01. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.01
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.6
U.S.:

28.3


Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.7%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

5.1%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Montour, NY

People in group quarters in Montour in 2010:

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

Montour compared to New York 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Montour town (based on Schuyler County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.92%
Here66.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents69.1%13.4%5.6%4.0%7.8%
Congregations6.3%34.4%15.6%15.6%28.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Here:

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
Schuyler County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This 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.
New York:

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

8.1%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.3%
State:

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

17.5%
New York:

15.6%

6.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
New York average:

5.41%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Chemung County, NY  1.26% ($31,562 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.92% ($28,385)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.89% ($31,730)


7.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
New York average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Chemung County, NY  1.18% ($31,464 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.96% ($24,485)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.93% ($28,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Montour:

  • 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:

  • 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.)
  • WSQE (91.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB. TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • W205BR (88.9 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNKI (106.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WENY-FM (92.7 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPGI (100.9 FM; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • W215AB (90.9 FM; WATKINS GLEN, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • 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.)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W201CO (88.1 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Montour:

  • 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)
  • W21BW (Channel 21; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK INC.)
  • WYDC (Channel 48; CORNING, NY; Owner: WYDC, 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.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $11,853,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,550
Total average daily truck traffic: 934
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 15,736


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • David Zylka, 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.301389 Lon: -76.800556), Type: 30.4, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7244162000, , 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Kathryn M Wheeler, 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.302083 Lon: -76.799722), Type: 31.1, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7163217088, , 133 CALKINS ROAD
  • Kathryn M Wheeler, 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.302083 Lon: -76.799722), Type: 31.1, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7163217000, , 133 CALKINS ROAD, Phone: (Mei) sen-zahl
  • Holly E Groschner, 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.302083 Lon: -76.799722), Type: 31.1, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7244162000, , 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • CHRISTINE A VERRE, 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.302083 Lon: -76.799722), Type: 31.1, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • 4715 Stuart Rd (Lat: 42.301389 Lon: -76.800556), Type: 30.4, Overall height: 27.4 m
    Registrant: 7167770202, , 1050 PITTSFORD VICTOR RD


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