For population 25 years and over in Mount Hope:
For population 15 years and over in Mount Hope town:
495 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 2.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (33.1 miles , pop. 108,905).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (53.6 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (61.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Otisville, NY (0.9 miles ), Middletown, NY (2.4 miles ), Washington Heights, NY (2.4 miles ), Wawayanda, NY (2.5 miles ), Mechanicstown, NY (2.6 miles ), Deerpark, NY (2.7 miles ), Bloomingburg, NY (2.8 miles ), Wurtsboro, NY (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.47 N, Longitude: 74.53 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 845
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Work and jobs in Mount Hope: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mount Hope, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mount Hope-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Mount Hope town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 24.2 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mount Hope-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.7 miles away from Mount Hope center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 56.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from Mount Hope center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 81.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Orange County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Fire: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Hope:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Hope:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00674. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in Mount Hope in 2010:
People in group quarters in Mount Hope in 2000:
Mount Hope compared to New York state average:
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Religion statistics for Mount Hope town (based on Orange County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 113
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 46
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Number of full-service restaurants: 314
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,765 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($512 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,278 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($692 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mount Hope fatal accident list:
Nov 22, 2008 00:33 AM, Guymard Tpk., Finchville Tpk., Lat: 41.435989, Lon: -74.550172, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Apr 20, 2006 05:39 PM, Sr-211, Tally Ho Rd., Lat: 41.472275, Lon: -74.482556, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 2005 03:00 PM, Sr-211, Schoolhouse Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 25, 1997 09:55 PM, 24, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 3, 1996 11:44 PM, 211, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mount Hope, NY
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total costs: $17,323,000
Total average daily traffic: 16,566
Total average daily truck traffic: 413
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
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