Mooers, New York

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Population in 2010: 442. Population change since 2000: +0.5%
Males: 208  (47.2%)
Females: 234  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  50.4 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12958.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $19,985 (it was $25,250 in 2000)
Mooers:

$19,985
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,060 (it was $14,324 in 2000)

Mooers CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $35,601 (it was $56,300 in 2000)
Mooers:

$35,601
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $46,570; Detached houses: $45,927

Median gross rent in 2013: $439.

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  • Races in Mooers, NY (2010)

    Mooers races chart
    • 43798.9%White alone
    • 30.7%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mooers: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (30.5%), French Canadian (25.2%), United States (6.8%), Irish (5.8%), Scottish (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 265 feet

Land area: 1.19 square miles.

Population density: 373 people per square mile   (very low).

Mooers,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Mooers:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mooers CDP:

  • Never married: 53.8%
  • Now married: 32.6%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.5%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Mooers, New York as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mooers to the number of sex offenders is 683 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,421 (4.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,845 (2.6%)

Mooers satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (150.1 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (221.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (284.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Altona, NY (2.4 miles ), Champlain, NY (2.6 miles ), Chazy, NY (3.0 miles ), West Chazy, NY (3.2 miles ), Rouses Point, NY (3.3 miles ), Beekmantown, NY (3.7 miles ), Alburg, VT (3.7 miles ), Isle La Motte, VT (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $48,900
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $83,900
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $95,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.96 N, Longitude: 73.58 W

Area code: 518

Mooers household income distribution Mooers home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Truck transportation (19%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (12%)
  • Food (11%)
  • Warehousing and storage (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (37%)
  • Chemicals (15%)
  • Data processing, libraries, and other information services (12%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (11%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (12%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (19%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (12%)
  • Business operations specialists (11%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (10%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Mooers: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Mooers, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mooers-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 33.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from Mooers center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Mooers center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clinton 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, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Thomas H. Braden - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Mooers:

  • CEDAR HEDGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ROUSES POINT, NY)

Amtrak stations near Mooers:

  • 11 miles: ROUSES POINT (PRATT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: PLATTSBURGH (BRIDGE ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mooers:

  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 20 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,934)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 38 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 39 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 39 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Champlain College (about 39 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • Middlebury College (about 69 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 72 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)

Public elementary/middle school in Mooers:

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Library in Mooers:

  • MOOERS FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $25,097; Location: 2430 ROUTE 11, MAIN STREET; 4,743 books; 2,276 e-books; 33 audio materials; 25 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Mooers Free Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mooers include: Saint Josephs Church (A), Mooers United Methodist Church (B), Mooers Wesleyan Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Clinton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

MOOERS CAMP MEETING ASSN. (Address: 906 ROUTE 22 , Population served: 330, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
SANDIS KOUNTRY KITCHEN (Population served: 79, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
L & M CONVENIENCE STORE (Address: 2568 Route 11 , Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GRT DISCOUNT BEVERAGES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 42.9%
(40.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.1%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  12.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Mooers compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income significantly 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
New York average:

13.9

Mooers travel time to work - commute Mooers mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (50%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mooers CDP (based on Clinton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,69531
Mainline Protestant3,03821
Evangelical Protestant2,41721
Other2,2667
None46,712-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Clinton County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Clinton County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

25.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
State:

15.6%

3.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.40%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($744 average AGI)
Clinton County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Essex County, NY  0.53% ($31,622 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($30,389)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.10% ($31,906)


4.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
New York average:

5.46%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($911 average AGI)
Clinton County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Essex County, NY  0.39% ($34,537 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.22% ($36,188)
to Albany County, NY  0.17% ($39,566)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mooers:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WIRY (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: HOMETOWN RADIO INC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mooers:

  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WBTZ (99.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: PLATTSBURGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Mooers:

  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCFE-TV (Channel 57; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKE PUBLIC TELEVISION COUNCIL)
  • W49BI (Channel 49; ELLENBURG, NY; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • WWBI-LP (Channel 27; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: SMC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • Mooers, New York
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count149
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents209
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons31
  • Fatalities159
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents391
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents32
See more detailed statistics of Mooers fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mooers)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Mooers, NY

  • La-Z-Boy: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 3
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