For population 25 years and over in Owasco:
For population 15 years and over in Owasco town:
85 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (21.2 miles , pop. 147,306).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (59.2 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (195.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Melrose Park, NY (1.5 miles ), Fleming, NY (2.0 miles ), Auburn, NY (2.1 miles ), Skaneateles, NY (2.3 miles ), Sennett, NY (2.4 miles ), Niles, NY (2.6 miles ), Scipio, NY (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.89 N, Longitude: 76.50 W
Area code: 315
Work and jobs in Owasco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Owasco, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Owasco-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Owasco town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 25.7 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Owasco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 96% 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 94.4 miles away from the city center
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 70.0 miles away from Owasco 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 96.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 58.9 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) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from Owasco center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cayuga County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Roeliff Brinkerhoff - Union Army general.
Hospitals/medical centers near Owasco:
Local government website: co.cayuga.ny.us/owasco
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Owasco:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.439. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 11.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
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:
9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Owasco compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Owasco (based on Cayuga County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,387 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,673 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Owasco:
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TV broadcast stations around Owasco:
Owasco, New York:
Owasco fatal accident list:
Aug 14, 2009 04:57 PM, East Lake Rd., Waters Edge, Lat: 42.87015, Lon: -76.50803611, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 31, 2008 01:05 PM, Rockefeller Rd., Sr-38a, Lat: 42.857253, Lon: -76.503567, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 4, 2004 03:26 PM, Swarthout Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 2000 03:15 AM, Sr-38a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 13, 1980 10:23 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $3,789,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,959
Total average daily truck traffic: 723
Total future (year 2021) average daily traffic: 12,749
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: