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Population in 2010: 229. Population change since 2000: -13.6%
 

Males: 118  (51.5%)
Females: 111  (48.5%)

Median resident age:  48.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13316.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,645 (it was $35,469 in 2000)
Osceola:

$45,645
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,257

Osceola town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,479 (it was $55,600 in 2000)
Osceola:

$87,479
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $100,209; Detached houses: $108,857; Mobile homes: $51,377

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Osceola races chart
  • White alone - 228 (99.6%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.4%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Osceola: 147.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (18.1%), German (17.0%), Irish (17.0%), French (6.4%), Swiss (5.3%), Italian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 87.0 square miles.

Population density: 2.6 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Osceola:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 11.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Osceola town:

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 57.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

6 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 1.1% Asia).

This town:  2.3%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Osceola town:  1.8% ($1,013)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Osceola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clay, NY (36.4 miles , pop. 58,805).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (99.5 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (216.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Redfield, NY (2.7 miles ), Florence, NY (2.9 miles ), Williamstown, NY (3.4 miles ), West Turin, NY (3.5 miles ), Orwell, NY (3.6 miles ), Montague, NY (3.7 miles) , Camden, NY (3.7 miles ), Constableville, NY (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 43.54 N, Longitude: 75.70 W

Area code: 315

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (21%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Wood products (10%)
  • Truck transportation (10%)
  • Machinery (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Food and beverage stores (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Printing and related support activities (5%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Electricians (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Registered nurses (11%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Osceola-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Osceola town center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 33.1 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Osceola-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from Osceola center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 17.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/30/2007 at 03:47:45, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from Osceola center
On 10/13/1997 at 23:06:40, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lewis County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Osceola topographic map

Birthplace of: Vince Dailey - Baseball player.


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Osceola:

  • Jefferson Community College (about 34 miles; Watertown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,024)
  • Utica College (about 38 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,258)
  • Le Moyne College (about 40 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch (about 40 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 4,403)
  • Syracuse University (about 41 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 17,074)
  • SUNY College at Oswego (about 43 miles; Oswego, NY; FT enrollment: 7,164)
  • Morrisville State College (about 45 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,971)

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Notable location: Osceola Public Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Salmon River Cemetery (1), Gregory Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Stone Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Smith Brook (A), Fall Brook (B), Roaring Brook (C), Deep Creek (D), Crooked Brook (E), Cowles Creek (F), Baker Brook (G), Threemile Creek (H), Pickens Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Lewis 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:  2.2 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.3%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.2%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

8.6%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Osceola, NY

Osceola compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (47%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Osceola town (based on Lewis County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.66%
Here64.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchConservative Mennonite ConferencePresbyterian Church (USA)Mennonite Church USA
Adherents67.7%10.3%8.3%2.4%2.0%
Congregations22.6%22.6%9.4%3.8%1.9%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA The Wesleyan ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.6%1.4%1.0%0.7%4.5%
Congregations7.5%3.8%3.8%1.9%22.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Lewis County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Lewis County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

10.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

27.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
State:

15.6%

5.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,988 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.41%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($626 average AGI)
Lewis County:

0.17%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, NY  1.48% ($26,923 average AGI)
from Oneida County, NY  0.73% ($33,047)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.24% ($16,619)


5.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
New York average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Jefferson County, NY  1.22% ($24,981 average AGI)
to Oneida County, NY  0.76% ($25,591)
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.23% ($26,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Osceola:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCP (1070 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SANDY CREEK-PULASKI, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRV (900 AM; 1 kW; BOONVILLE, NY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDCW (1390 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Osceola:

  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLLG (99.3 FM; LOWVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WSCP-FM (101.7 FM; PULASKI, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WODZ-FM (96.1 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBRV-FM (101.3 FM; BOONVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WMCR-FM (106.3 FM; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WBGJ (100.3 FM; SYLVAN BEACH, NY; Owner: WOLF RADIO, INC.)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WSLJ (88.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Osceola:

  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWNY-TV (Channel 7; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $8,277,000
Total average daily traffic: 930
Total average daily truck traffic: 73
Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic: 1,282

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