For population 25 years and over in Ontario:
For population 15 years and over in Ontario town:
185 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Irondequoit, NY (14.2 miles , pop. 52,354).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (16.7 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (247.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Williamson, NY (2.3 miles ), Walworth, NY (2.4 miles ), Pultneyville, NY (2.5 miles ), Webster, NY (2.6 miles ), Marion, NY (2.9 miles ), Penfield, NY (3.3 miles ), Sodus, NY (3.4 miles ), Macedon, NY (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.24 N, Longitude: 77.30 W
Area code: 315
Work and jobs in Ontario: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ontario, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ontario-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.5 miles away from the Ontario town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 50.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ontario-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi) earthquake occurred 91.2 miles away from Ontario center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 62.2 miles away from Ontario center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Ontario:
Amtrak station near Ontario:
Operable nuclear power plant near Ontario:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ontario:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.416. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 35.3. This is significantly worse than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Average household size:
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:
2 people in in-patient hospice facilities in 2010
15 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000
Ontario compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Ontario (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ontario town (based on Wayne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,226 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($955 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,829 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Ontario, New York:
See more detailed statistics of Ontario fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $2,009,000
Total average daily traffic: 34,272
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,585
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 58,592
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ontario)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Ontario, NY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:85 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ontario)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ontario)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ontario, NY
Total of 449 patent applications in 2008-2014.