North Tonawanda, New York

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Population in 2013: 31,097 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.5%
 
Males: 14,860  (47.8%)
Females: 16,237  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 14120.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,836 (it was $39,154 in 2000)
North Tonawanda:

$44,836
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,478 (it was $19,264 in 2000)

North Tonawanda city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,579 (it was $82,000 in 2000)
North Tonawanda:

$103,579
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $131,306; Detached houses: $134,152; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,148; In 2-unit structures: $149,903; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,699; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $261,694; Mobile homes: $20,037

Median gross rent in 2013: $653.

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  • Races in North Tonawanda, NY (2013)

    North Tonawanda races chart
    • 29,43294.3%White alone
    • 6752.2%Hispanic
    • 4101.3%Asian alone
    • 3761.2%Black alone
    • 1050.3%Two or more races
    • 610.2%American Indian alone
    • 540.2%Other race alone
    • 160.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North Tonawanda: 102.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.6%), Polish (16.1%), Irish (14.7%), Italian (13.2%), English (7.1%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 575 feet

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 3,079 people per square mile   (average).

North Tonawanda,NY real estate house value index trend

North Tonawanda, New York map

For population 25 years and over in North Tonawanda:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Tonawanda city:

  • Never married: 34.1%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

833 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.3% North America).

This city:

2.7%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in North Tonawanda, New York as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in North Tonawanda to the number of sex offenders is 2,085 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,867 (3.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,257 (3.4%)

North Tonawanda satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amherst, NY (6.2 miles , pop. 116,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (9.5 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (285.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Tonawanda, NY (1.5 miles ), Wheatfield, NY (1.9 miles ), University at Buffalo, NY (2.2 miles ), Grand Island, NY (2.2 miles ), Kenmore, NY (2.3 miles ), Grandyle Village, NY (2.3 miles ), Amherst, NY (2.5 miles ), Eggertsville, NY (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $142,400
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $152,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.04 N, Longitude: 78.87 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Lumber City

Daytime population change due to commuting: -8,218 (-26.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,092 (19.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

North Tonawanda household income distribution North Tonawanda home values distribution

Crime rates in North Tonawanda by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000100000011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.03.10.00.00.00.00.00.03.23.2
Rapes 7398385158468
per 100,000 21.08.927.624.79.324.915.83.216.126.212.618.925.7
Robberies 1491012121811101412191117
per 100,000 42.026.830.637.037.256.034.832.145.139.359.934.754.5
Assaults 24383415314237243234243615
per 100,000 72.0113.2104.246.396.2130.6117.276.9103.2111.275.7113.748.1
Burglaries 132121127141126107137121189147137133114
per 100,000 396.1360.3389.1434.9390.9332.7433.9387.8609.4481.0432.0419.9365.7
Thefts 550440411400415403441380403422438369455
per 100,000 1,650.51,310.31,259.11,233.81,287.51,253.21,396.71,218.01,299.51,380.71,381.31,165.11,459.5
Auto thefts 17283436273036201814321517
per 100,000 51.083.4104.2111.083.893.3114.064.158.045.8100.947.454.5
Arson 10N/AN/AN/AN/A211320N/AN/A
per 100,000 30.0N/AN/AN/AN/A6.23.23.29.76.50.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 152.3131.3148.4138.5139.4154.5152.6116.8157.4158.7147.1144.6151.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in North Tonawanda detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 49 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
New York average:

3.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,772 (-5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in North Tonawanda, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

North Tonawanda, New York average temperatures North Tonawanda, New York average precipitation North Tonawanda, New York humidity North Tonawanda, New York wind speed North Tonawanda, New York snowfall North Tonawanda, New York sunshine North Tonawanda, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

North Tonawanda-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the North Tonawanda city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/7/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Tonawanda-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 132.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 153.7 miles away from North Tonawanda center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 235.7 miles away from the city 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, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 276.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 124.5 miles away from North Tonawanda center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.7 miles away from the city 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 (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Chemical Waste: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Tonawanda topographic map

Birthplace of: James Rand, Jr. - Businessman, Robert Mangold - Artist, Cindy Bradley - Jazz trumpeter, Ed Harmon - Football player, Jim Britton - Baseball player, Maryalice Demler - Television news anchor, Stan Rojek - Baseball player, Don Smith (rower) - Olympic rower.

Hospitals and medical centers in North Tonawanda:

  • NIAGARA COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC, INC (115 MEAD STREET)
  • NIAGARA RENAL - WHEATFIELD (3909 FOREST PARKWAY)
  • DEGRAFF MEMORIAL HOSP CLOSED (445 TREMONT ST)
  • KALEIDA HEALTH DEGRAFF MEMORIAL HOSPITAL S N F (445 TREMONT STREET)
  • NORTH GATE HEALTH CARE FACILITY (7264 NASH ROAD)

Amtrak stations near North Tonawanda:

  • 10 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.
  • 12 miles: BUFFALO-EXCHANGE STREET (BUFALO, EXCHANGE BTW ELLICOTT & WASHINGTON) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: BUFFALO-DEPEW (DEPEW, 55 DICK RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in North Tonawanda:

  • Leon Studio One School of Hair Design & Career Training Center (Full-time enrollment: 22; Location: 184 Sweeney Street; Private, for-profit; Website: leonstudioone.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Tonawanda:

  • University at Buffalo (about 5 miles; Buffalo, NY; Full-time enrollment: 25,415)
  • Daemen College (about 7 miles; Amherst, NY; FT enrollment: 2,365)
  • Niagara County Community College (about 8 miles; Sanborn, NY; FT enrollment: 4,757)
  • Buffalo State SUNY (about 8 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 10,439)
  • Medaille College (about 8 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,361)
  • Canisius College (about 9 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 4,376)
  • D'Youville College (about 10 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,398)

Public high school in North Tonawanda:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in North Tonawanda:

Private elementary/middle schools in North Tonawanda:

  • ST MATTHEW LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 185; Location: 875 EGGERT DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • NORTH TONAWANDA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 131; Location: 75 KEIL ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOHN LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 118; Location: 6950 WARD RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in North Tonawanda

Library in North Tonawanda:

  • NORTH TONAWANDA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,483,863; Location: 505 MEADOW DRIVE; 184,905 books; 123 e-books; 32,791 audio materials; 10,218 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 14 other licensed databases; 243 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital and DeGraff Memorial Hospital are both local hospitals

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Notable locations in North Tonawanda: Niagara River Yacht Club (A), North Tonawanda City Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Rescue Fire Company 5 (C), Live Hose Company (D), North Tonawanda Fire Department (E), Columbia Hook and Ladder Company (F), Active Hose Fire Company (G), Riviera Theatre (H), North Tonawanda Public Library (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Tonawanda include: Abiding Savior Lutheran Church (A), Abundant Life Assembly of God (B), Coptic Orthodox Church (C), First Baptist Church of North Tonawanda (D), First United Methodist Church (E), Grace Lutheran Church (F), Lighthouse Baptist Church (G), Nash Road Methodist Church (H), North Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Martin's Cemetery (1), Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Tonawanda Creek (A), Sawyer Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in North Tonawanda include: Sweeney Park (1), Payne Park (2), Gratwick Waterfront Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Carousel Society of Niagara Frontier Inc (Museums; 180 Thompson Street), All-Wright Pools (Arcades & Amusements; 356 Old Falls Boulevard).

Hotels: B-Cozy Motel (1200 Niagara Falls Boulevard), Broadway Hotel (158 Main Street), Esquire Motel (3930 Niagara Falls Boulevard).

Court: Wheatfield Town - Town Court (2800 Church Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.238. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.238
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.48
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.47. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.47
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00542. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00542
U.S.:

0.01468

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

HOUGHTON-LETCHWORTH KOA (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-30-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.6%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.1% for Black residents, 15.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 63.0% for American Indian residents, 9.8% for other race residents, 6.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in North Tonawanda in 2010:

  • 70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 56 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
20 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

North Tonawanda, New York environmental map by EPA

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North Tonawanda compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.

Banks with branches in North Tonawanda (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: North Tonawanda Ii Branch at 1071 Payne Avenue, branch established on 1982/02/16. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: North Tonawanda Branch at 1012 Payne Avenue, branch established on 1962/11/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: North Tonawanda Branch at Unit 27, 955-969 Payne Avenue, branch established on 2007/01/19. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Payne Avenue Branch at 1035 Payne Avenue, branch established on 1952/06/02. 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
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: North Tonawanda Branch at 100 River Road, branch established on 1989/12/13. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Northwest Savings Bank: North Tonawanda at 275 Meadow Drive, branch established on 2010/09/07. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Mid City Plaza/Tops Branch at 301 Meadow Drive, branch established on 2004/07/28. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

13.9

North Tonawanda travel time to work - commute North Tonawanda mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for North Tonawanda city (based on Niagara County data)

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
Niagara County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Niagara County:

26.6%
New York:

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

13.2%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 9$43,769$58,3592$1,831
Other Government Administration 9$42,841$57,12110$5,867
Judicial and Legal 3$12,963$51,8521$151
Police Protection - Officers 47$345,517$88,2170$0
Police - Other 9$30,443$40,5919$2,748
Firefighters 40$206,363$61,9090$0
Fire - Other 2$7,798$46,7880$0
Streets and Highways 54$233,666$51,9261$1,435
Welfare 0$0 6$2,801
Solid Waste Management 13$51,345$47,3955$8,358
Sewerage 26$124,708$57,5581$1,335
Parks and Recreation 14$64,500$55,28627$8,852
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$8,088$97,0560$0
Water Supply 19$84,338$53,2661$686
Other and Unallocable 9$39,496$52,6617$4,738
Totals for Government 255$1,295,835$60,98070$38,802

North Tonawanda government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,196,000 ($38.46)
    General: $760,000 ($24.44)
    Sewerage: $757,000 ($24.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $146,000 ($4.69)
    Water Utilities: $125,000 ($4.02)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,325,000 ($203.40)
    Police Protection: $4,393,000 ($141.27)
    Sewerage: $3,093,000 ($99.46)
    Fire Protection: $3,058,000 ($98.34)
    Regular Highways: $2,830,000 ($91.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,972,000 ($63.41)
    Water Utilities: $1,802,000 ($57.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,465,000 ($47.11)
    Libraries: $1,158,000 ($37.24)
    Financial Administration: $984,000 ($31.64)
    General Public Buildings: $299,000 ($9.62)
    Central Staff Services: $251,000 ($8.07)
    Housing & Community Development: $179,000 ($5.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $167,000 ($5.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $118,000 ($3.79)
    Health Services - Other: $37,000 ($1.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $949,000 ($30.52)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $55,000 ($1.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $240,000 ($7.72)
    Fire Protection: $36,000 ($1.16)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($0.93)
    Central Staff: $29,000 ($0.93)
    Police Protection: $24,000 ($0.77)
    Water Utilities: $23,000 ($0.74)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($0.74)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($0.42)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($0.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.10)
    Judicial: $3,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,975,000 ($513.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $87,000 ($2.80)

North Tonawanda government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,945,000 ($94.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,093,000 ($35.15)
    All Other: $324,000 ($10.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,363,000 ($43.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,719,000 ($183.91)
    All Other: $153,000 ($4.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,022,000 ($32.86)
    Interest Earnings: $437,000 ($14.05)
    Property Sale Other: $86,000 ($2.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,372,000 ($76.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,720,000 ($87.47)
    Highways: $893,000 ($28.72)
    All Other: $246,000 ($7.91)
  • Tax - Property: $10,846,000 ($348.78)
    Public Utilities: $1,374,000 ($44.18)
    NEC: $401,000 ($12.90)

North Tonawanda government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,444,000 ($46.44)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $15,811,000 ($508.44)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,213,000 ($103.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $15,510,000 ($498.76)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $516,000 ($16.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,514,000 ($113.00)
    Water Utilities: $927,000 ($29.81)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,437,000 ($78.37)

North Tonawanda government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,535,000 ($81.52)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,106,000 ($228.51)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,410,000 ($109.66)

3.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($515 average AGI)
Niagara County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Erie County, NY  1.96% ($38,661 average AGI)
from Orleans County, NY  0.10% ($32,311)
from Monroe County, NY  0.07% ($29,016)


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($616 average AGI)
Niagara County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Erie County, NY  1.94% ($36,008 average AGI)
to Monroe County, NY  0.11% ($27,867)
to Orleans County, NY  0.10% ($31,897)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Tonawanda:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in North Tonawanda:

  • WGRF (96.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKSE (98.5 FM; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBFO (88.7 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W207BG (89.3 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEDG (103.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLK (93.7 FM; DEPEW, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJYE (96.1 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYRK (106.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WBNY (91.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W297AB (107.3 FM; WILLIAMSVILLE, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFBF (89.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOF (101.7 FM; ATTICA, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W207BB (89.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)

TV broadcast stations around North Tonawanda:

  • WNED-TV (Channel 17; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NY PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOC.)
  • WNLO (Channel 23; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUTV (Channel 29; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WUTV LICENSEE, 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.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of North Tonawanda fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $10,773,000Total costs
  • 1,620Total average daily traffic
  • 48Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,886Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in North Tonawanda)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in North Tonawanda, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • NORTH TONAWANDA, 565 River Rd (Lat: 43.035611 Lon: -78.882806), Overall height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WPNI205
    Assigned Frequencies: 10568.1 MHz, 10558.1 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2010, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3074, Email:
  • North Tonawanda NY 1, 830 River Road (Lat: 43.042500 Lon: -78.889889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 39.3 m, Call Sign: WQIK239
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2008, Expiration Date: 03/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • N TONAWANDA, 565 River Road (Lat: 43.035639 Lon: -78.882917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQQM904
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/2013, Expiration Date: 01/30/2023, Certifier: John Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave, 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • N TONAWANDA, River Rd And Wheatfield St (Lat: 43.022278 Lon: -78.889750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19.2 m, Call Sign: KYU39
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/1998, Expiration Date: 08/05/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/11/2008
    Registrant: The Sprectrum Firm, Inc., 21 Ski Run Trail, Fairfield, PA 17320, Phone: (717) 642-8109, Fax: (717) 642-6932, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

158 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in North Tonawanda)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in North Tonawanda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED188$97,68699$90,020271$93,82728$20,0363$219,00014$68,071
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$132,4294$72,00035$98,7146$22,1670$03$37,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$87,86713$98,462115$91,49653$18,6981$340,00010$49,700
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$86,3755$72,60083$92,6146$29,1670$03$43,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$80,5005$68,80038$84,2373$27,0000$05$85,200

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0228.01 , 0228.03, 0228.04, 0229.00, 0230.00, 0231.00, 0232.00, 0233.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED25$106,36014$104,429
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$93,5005$106,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$79,0006$153,833
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$113,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0228.01 , 0228.03, 0228.04, 0229.00, 0230.00, 0231.00, 0232.00, 0233.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 129
  • Hazardous Condition: 150
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - North Tonawanda

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North Tonawanda, NY
Most common first names in North Tonawanda, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John46974.0 years
Mary39179.9 years
William29274.9 years
Joseph28974.0 years
Edward23475.5 years
Helen23080.9 years
Robert19870.5 years
George18874.1 years
Frank17174.2 years
James16770.0 years
Most common last names in North Tonawanda, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11175.1 years
Miller10375.3 years
Martin4576.9 years
Brown3872.2 years
Johnson3070.7 years
Schultz3075.6 years
Baker2878.3 years
Wilson2781.3 years
Fritz2479.2 years
Clark2474.2 years
Businesses in North Tonawanda, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike2
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid3
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile1
Fashion Bug1Taco Bell1
FedEx1Tim Hortons3
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1

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  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
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