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+: Bronx, NY (241.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
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:
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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 (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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TV broadcast stations around Ontario:
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 402 patent applications in 2008-2014.