For population 25 years and over in North Castle:
For population 15 years and over in North Castle town:
1,383 residents are foreign born (6.9% Europe, 2.9% Asia, 2.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: White Plains, NY (6.7 miles , pop. 53,077).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (20.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Armonk, NY (1.1 miles ), Thornwood, NY (1.9 miles ), Valhalla, NY (1.9 miles ), Pleasantville, NY (2.1 miles ), Hawthorne, NY (2.1 miles ), Mount Pleasant, NY (2.1 miles ), Chappaqua, NY (2.2 miles ), New Castle, NY (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.11 N, Longitude: 73.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 914
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 37 (34 officers).
Crime rates in North Castle (2001):
Work and jobs in North Castle: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Castle, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Castle-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 43.6 miles away from the North Castle town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 7/12/2006, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused $12 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:North Castle-area historical earthquake activity is above New York state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 81.0 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 7.5 miles away from North Castle center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.4 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 61.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzards: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Operable nuclear power plants near North Castle:
Local government website: www.northcastleny.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Castle:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.323. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 14.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 22.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
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:
117 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
North Castle compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for North Castle (based on Westchester County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 417
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($84,710 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,653 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($80,895 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,925 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 27See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for North Castle, NY
Total length: 146 meters (479ft)
Total costs: $105,732,000
Total average daily traffic: 668,699
Total average daily truck traffic: 33,611
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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