For population 25 years and over in Philmont:
For population 15 years and over in Philmont village:
35 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $2,500 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (29.2 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (97.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Claverack, NY (1.6 miles ), Claverack-Red Mills, NY (2.0 miles ), Ghent, NY (2.2 miles ), Stottville, NY (2.4 miles ), Ghent, NY (2.4 miles ), Hillsdale, NY (2.4 miles ), Lorenz Park, NY (2.5 miles ), Stockport, NY (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.25 N, Longitude: 73.65 W
Area code: 518
Crime in Philmont (2008):
Crime in Philmont (2009):
Population change in the 1990s: -150 (-9.2%).
Work and jobs in Philmont: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Philmont, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Philmont-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Philmont village center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 13.8 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Philmont-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 90% 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 58.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from Philmont center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 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) earthquake occurred 34.4 miles away from Philmont center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.6 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 Columbia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Claude Rossman - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Philmont:
Amtrak station near Philmont:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Philmont:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 17.2%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 55.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)
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)
13 people in homes for the mentally ill
Philmont compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Philmont (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Philmont (based on Columbia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Philmont government finances in 2002:
5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($77,098 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Philmont:
Strongest FM radio stations in Philmont:
TV broadcast stations around Philmont:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $830,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,193
Total average daily truck traffic: 83
Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic: 1,587
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Philmont)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: