Niagara, New York

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Population in 2010: 8,378.
Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 4,016  (47.9%)
Females: 4,362  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

43.4 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 14304.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,110 (it was $37,327 in 2000)
Niagara:

$55,110
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,533 (it was $17,500 in 2000)

Niagara town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $125,701 (it was $74,500 in 2000)
Niagara:

$125,701
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $171,676; detached houses: $172,200; townhouses or other attached units: $326,004; in 2-unit structures: $197,280; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $202,266; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $385,413; mobile homes: $40,149; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $49,238
March 2019 cost of living index in Niagara: 104.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Niagara, NY (2010)
    • 7,59190.6%White alone
    • 2793.3%Black alone
    • 1511.8%American Indian alone
    • 1461.7%Hispanic
    • 1291.5%Two or more races
    • 740.9%Asian alone
    • 80.10%Other race alone

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

Crime rates in Niagara by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.8)
1
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
1
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(37.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(69.2)
3
(35.2)
5
(59.5)
4
(47.9)
4
(47.5)
2
(23.8)
2
(24.3)
7
(85.8)
4
(49.2)
11
(136.1)
5
(62.3)
3
(37.4)
2
(25.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(69.2)
10
(117.4)
6
(71.4)
15
(179.8)
16
(190.1)
13
(154.7)
11
(133.5)
9
(110.3)
8
(98.4)
6
(74.3)
4
(49.8)
11
(137.3)
2
(25.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
60
(691.9)
43
(505.0)
74
(880.8)
47
(563.3)
53
(629.8)
57
(678.1)
48
(582.5)
35
(428.8)
45
(553.7)
32
(396.0)
36
(448.3)
19
(237.1)
9
(113.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
226
(2,606)
218
(2,560)
248
(2,952)
322
(3,859)
355
(4,218)
350
(4,164)
427
(5,181)
354
(4,337)
425
(5,229)
355
(4,394)
304
(3,786)
221
(2,758)
194
(2,438)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(242.2)
18
(211.4)
14
(166.6)
10
(119.8)
14
(166.3)
9
(107.1)
14
(169.9)
8
(98.0)
4
(49.2)
8
(99.0)
18
(224.2)
12
(149.7)
9
(113.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(46.1)
1
(11.7)
2
(23.8)
2
(24.0)
1
(11.9)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
City-Data.com crime index206.6188.7225.2253.7297.4270.2295.6259.1296.2277.0229.4207.5127.0

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 Niagara, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.75
New York average:

2.92
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Ancestries: Italian (24.5%), German (22.0%), Irish (15.2%), English (11.4%), Polish (10.5%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 9.39 square miles.

Population density: 892 people per square mile   (low).

319 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.4% North America).

This town:

3.6%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Niagara town:

2.7% ($2,018)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Niagara Falls, NY (2.1 miles , pop. 55,593).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (16.2 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (293.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Niagara Falls, NY (1.4 miles ),
Lewiston, NY (2.2 miles ),
Wheatfield, NY (2.2 miles ),
Sanborn, NY (2.3 miles ),
Grand Island, NY (2.7 miles ),
North Tonawanda, NY (2.8 miles ),
Grandyle Village, NY (2.9 miles ),
Cambria, NY (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.12 N, Longitude: 78.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

Distribution of median household income in Niagara, NY in 2019

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $135,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Niagara, NY residents
Average permit cost in Niagara, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.0%
New York:

8.1%
Historical population in Niagara, NY
Historical housing units in Niagara, NY
Most common industries in Niagara, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.1%)
  • Chemicals (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Niagara, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)

Average climate in Niagara, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Niagara, New York average temperatures Niagara, New York average precipitation Niagara, New York humidity Niagara, New York wind speed Niagara, New York snowfall Niagara, New York sunshine Niagara, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.4. This is about average.

City:

62.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.255. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.255
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.43. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.43
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.408. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.408
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.50
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00542. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00542
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Niagara-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 152.5 miles away from Niagara center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 240.1 miles away from Niagara center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 364.3 miles away from Niagara center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 281.2 miles away from Niagara 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 279.7 miles away from Niagara 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 Niagara County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Chemical Waste: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Niagara:

  • UCPA OF NIAGARA COUNTY (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • NIAGARA RENAL CENTER INC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • UCPA OF NIAGARA COUNTY (Hospital, about 3 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • MT ST MARYS LONG TERM CARE FACILITY, INC. (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • NIAGARA FALLS KIDNEY CARE CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • NIAGARA REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NIAGARA FALLS, NY)
  • MOUNT ST MARY'S HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LEWISTON, NY)

Amtrak stations near Niagara:

  • 3 miles: NIAGARA FALLS (27TH & LOCKPORT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 5 miles: NIAGARA FALLS (4267 BRIDGE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.
  • 13 miles: ST. CATHARINES (ST. CATHERINES, 5 GREAT WESTERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Niagara:

  • Niagara University (about 4 miles; Niagara University, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,677)
  • Niagara County Community College (about 7 miles; Sanborn, NY; FT enrollment: 4,757)
  • University at Buffalo (about 13 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 25,415)
  • Buffalo State SUNY (about 14 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 10,439)
  • Daemen College (about 15 miles; Amherst, NY; FT enrollment: 2,365)
  • Medaille College (about 15 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,361)
  • Canisius College (about 15 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 4,376)

Private elementary/middle school in Niagara:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Niagara: Falcon Manor (A), Allied Waste Niagara Falls Landfill (B), Niagara Active Fire Company (C), Niagara Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Niagara include: Saint Leos Church (A), Hope Church (B), Colonial Village Presbyterian Church (C), Niagara Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Niagara: Reservoir Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: James Madison (Medal of Honor) - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

Niagara County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.4%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.8%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.3%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.3%
Whole state:

7.4%
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Niagara (2011 data):

  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Town Of Niagara Branch at 4381 Military Road, branch established on 1964/06/29. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc

For population 15 years and over in Niagara:

Marital status in Niagara, NY
  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Niagara:

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Niagara, NY (based on Niagara County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic51,94830
Mainline Protestant18,83671
Evangelical Protestant17,17478
Other3,15717
Black Protestant1,89511
Orthodox8105
None122,649-
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: 33
Here:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 27
Here:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
This county:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 172
Niagara County:

8.02 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.6%
New York:

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

13.2%
New York:

15.6%

3.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($804 average AGI)
Niagara County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Erie County, NY  2.18% ($45,440 average AGI)
from Orleans County, NY  0.13% ($30,793)
from Monroe County, NY  0.08% ($37,653)


4.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,516 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($314 average AGI)
Niagara County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Erie County, NY  2.07% ($44,193 average AGI)
to Orleans County, NY  0.14% ($36,107)
to Monroe County, NY  0.09% ($43,679)

Businesses in Niagara, NY

  • Tim Hortons: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Niagara:

  • WJJL (1440 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: M.J. PHILLIPS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBEN (930 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUFO (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; AMHERST, NY)
  • WLVL (1340 AM; 1 kW; LOCKPORT, NY; Owner: CULVER COMMUNICATIONS CORP., INC.)
  • WWWS (1400 AM; 1 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WECK (1230 AM; 1 kW; CHEEKTOWAGA, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Niagara:

  • WGRF (96.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKSE (98.5 FM; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBLK (93.7 FM; DEPEW, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJYE (96.1 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WYRK (106.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W207BG (89.3 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEDG (103.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFO (88.7 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W284AP (104.7 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHTT-FM (104.1 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBNY (91.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Niagara:

  • WNED-TV (Channel 17; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NY PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOC.)
  • WUTV (Channel 29; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WUTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNLO (Channel 23; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBNF-CA (Channel 15; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTB-LP (Channel 39; HAMBURG, NY; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFHW-LP (Channel 58; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITIZENS TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBXZ-LP (Channel 56; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Niagara: Dennis T. Kirby, James Madison.

  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 44.2mTotal length
  • $39,325,000Total costs
  • 190,651Total average daily traffic
  • 13,869Total average daily truck traffic
  • 88,032Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Niagara, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 121960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
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Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Niagara, NY
  • 91.4%Utility gas
  • 8.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Electricity
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Niagara, NY
  • 85.0%Utility gas
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Niagara 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Niagara on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: nonmetallic mineral products (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: supervisors of construction and extraction workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: nonmetallic mineral products (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: special education teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: warehousing and storage (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Sevenson Environmental Services, Inc. (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2023.