For population 25 years and over in Pendleton:
For population 15 years and over in Pendleton town:
137 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.5% North America, 0.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amherst, NY (6.7 miles , pop. 116,510).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (13.7 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (284.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: South Lockport, NY (2.2 miles ), Rapids, NY (2.5 miles ), North Tonawanda, NY (2.5 miles ), Cambria, NY (2.5 miles ), Lockport, NY (2.6 miles ), Wheatfield, NY (2.6 miles ), University at Buffalo, NY (2.6 miles ), Amherst, NY (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.09 N, Longitude: 78.76 W
Area code: 716
Work and jobs in Pendleton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pendleton, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pendleton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Pendleton town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/7/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pendleton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.3 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) earthquake occurred 49.8 miles away from Pendleton 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 66.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 7.5 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 48.9 miles away from Pendleton 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 52.2 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 Niagara County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Chemical Waste: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pendleton:
Airports located in Pendleton:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pendleton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.280. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.77. This is better than average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00542. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.0. This is about average. There were 30 monitors within city limits.
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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:
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
Pendleton compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pendleton town (based on Niagara County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 33
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 27
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Number of full-service restaurants: 172
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,910 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($521 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,257 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($453 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Pendleton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Pendleton, NY
Total length: 26 meters (85ft)
Total costs: $21,902,000
Total average daily traffic: 64,960
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,836
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 75,286
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 28 patent applications in 2008-2014.