For population 25 years and over in Otego:
For population 15 years and over in Otego village:
44 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,102 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (47.2 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (125.6 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (126.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.39 N, Longitude: 75.18 W
Area code: 607
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-1.7%).
Work and jobs in Otego: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Otego, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Otego-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Otego village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 23.4 miles away from the village center injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Otego-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 30.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from Otego center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Otsego County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Henry M. Youmans - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Otego:
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Public high school in Otego:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Otego:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Otego and their reported violations in the past:PONDOS PIZZA II (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Otego that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.7%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.9% for two or more races residents)
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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)
33 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Otego compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Otego (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Otego (based on Otsego County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Otego government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,149 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,261 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Otego, New York:See more detailed statistics of Otego fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $7,432,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,150
Total average daily truck traffic: 948
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 19,810
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Otego)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Otego, NY
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.