Port Chester, New York

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Population in 2017: 29,711 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 15,439  (52.0%)
Females: 14,272  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

36.8 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 10573.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,448 (it was $45,381 in 2000)
Port Chester:

$60,448
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,580 (it was $21,131 in 2000)

Port Chester village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $475,123 (it was $252,100 in 2000)
Port Chester:

$475,123
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $483,580; detached houses: $558,437; townhouses or other attached units: $432,237; in 2-unit structures: $484,321; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $476,215; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $248,090

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,539.

March 2019 cost of living index in Port Chester: 157.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.4%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 14.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.1% for American Indian residents, 15.0% for other race residents, 2.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Port Chester, NY (2017)
    • 19,97267.1%Hispanic
    • 8,32628.0%White alone
    • 1,2414.2%Black alone
    • 4091.4%Asian alone
    • 1900.6%Two or more races
    • 1480.5%Other race alone
    • 320.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 90.03%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Port Chester, New York as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Port Chester is 2,113 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Port Chester by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
2
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(14.3)
2
(7.2)
3
(10.7)
1
(3.5)
3
(10.6)
2
(7.2)
2
(6.9)
1
(3.4)
2
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(16.9)
2
(6.7)
2
(6.8)
1
(3.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
63
(225.5)
61
(218.2)
46
(164.2)
47
(166.4)
40
(141.8)
28
(100.2)
45
(154.7)
44
(150.0)
19
(64.8)
34
(115.2)
33
(111.3)
21
(70.6)
23
(77.7)
12
(40.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(60.8)
22
(78.7)
39
(139.2)
21
(74.4)
29
(102.8)
21
(75.2)
29
(99.7)
20
(68.2)
27
(92.1)
31
(105.0)
36
(121.4)
21
(70.6)
24
(81.0)
9
(30.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
92
(329.3)
107
(382.7)
114
(406.9)
88
(311.6)
73
(258.8)
92
(329.3)
85
(292.1)
61
(207.9)
67
(228.5)
53
(179.6)
39
(131.5)
47
(158.0)
29
(97.9)
9
(30.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
724
(2,591)
648
(2,318)
530
(1,892)
509
(1,803)
540
(1,915)
558
(1,997)
740
(2,543)
606
(2,066)
483
(1,647)
436
(1,477)
471
(1,588)
441
(1,482)
280
(945.4)
164
(550.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(125.3)
22
(78.7)
42
(149.9)
39
(138.1)
45
(159.6)
28
(100.2)
57
(195.9)
18
(61.4)
22
(75.0)
13
(44.0)
11
(37.1)
18
(60.5)
13
(43.9)
12
(40.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.1)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)228.0212.7201.8172.6179.1161.8216.6177.1131.2130.8153.6115.993.148.1

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City-data.com crime index in Port Chester, NY

Crime rate in Port Chester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 64 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Italian (11.2%), American (3.5%), Irish (2.1%), Brazilian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1837

Elevation: 40 feet

Land area: 2.36 square miles.

Population density: 12,607 people per square mile   (very high).

Port Chester, New York map

13,763 residents are foreign born (41.6% Latin America).

This village:

46.2%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,001 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,001 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenwich, CT (3.4 miles , pop. 61,101).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (15.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Byram, CT (0.9 miles ),
Rye Brook, NY (1.1 miles ),
Pemberwick, CT (1.2 miles ),
Glenville, CT (1.5 miles ),
Harrison, NY (1.6 miles ),
Rye, NY (1.6 miles ),
Greenwich, CT (1.8 miles ),
Cos Cob, CT (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 73.67 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,551 (-18.6%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 3,657 (23.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 203

Distribution of median household income in Port Chester, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Port Chester, NY in 2017
Port Chester satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $179,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $528,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $243,800
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $878,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $410,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $800,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $900,000
  • 2007: 53 buildings, average cost: $354,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,625,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $298,300
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $298,300
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $272,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Port Chester, NY residents
Average permit cost in Port Chester, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Port Chester, NY
Historical housing units in Port Chester, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +2,846 (+11.4%).
Most common industries in Port Chester, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (10.8%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (15.9%)
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Educational services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Private households (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Port Chester, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (2.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (2.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15.2%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Construction laborers (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)

Average climate in Port Chester, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Port Chester, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.287. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.287
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.489. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.489
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 22.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.28. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.28
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Port Chester-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.7 miles away from the Port Chester village center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/12/2006, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused $12 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Chester-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 206.8 miles away from Port Chester center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 240.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 220.7 miles away from Port Chester center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 202.5 miles away from Port Chester center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.3 miles away from Port Chester center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Port Chester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Port Chester:

  • HIGH POINT HOSP (provides emergency services, UPPER KING ST)
  • UNITED HOSPITAL HOSPICE (406 BOSTON POST RD)
  • KING STREET HOME INC (787 KING STREET)
  • KING STREET HRF (787 KING ST)
  • NEW YORK UNITED HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (406 BOSTON POST ROAD)
  • PORT CHESTER NURSING AND REHAB (1000 HIGH ST)
  • PORT CHESTER DIALYSIS AND RENAL CTR. (38 BULKLEY AVENUE)
  • UNITED HOSP HME HLTH CLOSED (406 BOSTON POST ROAD)

Amtrak stations near Port Chester:

  • 8 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Chester:

  • Manhattanville College (about 4 miles; Purchase, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,299)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 4 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 8 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Iona College (about 9 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 10 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)
  • Mercy College (about 11 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)
  • Norwalk Community College (about 14 miles; Norwalk, CT; FT enrollment: 4,085)

Public high school in Port Chester:

Public elementary/middle schools in Port Chester:

Private elementary/middle school in Port Chester:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI HOLY ROSARY SCHOOL (Students: 281, Location: 135 S REGENT ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Port Chester

Library in Port Chester:

  • PORT CHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,331,668; Location: 1 HASECO AVENUE; 82,599 books; 767 e-books; 3,079 audio materials; 2,498 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 1,402 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • United Hospital has closed. White Plains Hospital should be added.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Port Chester: Port Chester - Rye Brook Public Library (A), Brooksville Fire House (B), Washington Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Port Chester include: Temple Kneses Tifereth Israel (A), Sacred Heart of Jesus Church (B), Chinese Alliance Church (C), Parkside Assembly of God (D), Corpus Christi Church (E), Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Church (F), Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (G), Westchester Pentecostal Church (H), Bethesda Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Port Chester include: Abendroth Park (1), Columbus Park (2), Edgewood Park (3), Monument Park (4), Memorial Park (5), John Lyon Park (6), Davenport Park (7), Cannon Park (8), Glen And Haseco Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Rye Town Hilton (699 Westchester Avenue).

Birthplace of: Frank Pavone - Roman Catholic priest and pro-life activist, Andre Roy - NHL player (Pittsburgh Penguins, born: Feb 8, 1975), Anne Edwards - Biographer, David Glantz - Historian, Francis Joseph Tief - Catholic bishop, Herman Barron - Professional golfer, Jennifer Donnelly - Writer, John Abercrombie (guitarist) - Jazz guitarist, Joseph Iannuzzi - Recipient of the Purple Heart, Lank Leonard - Cartoonist.

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This village:

3.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

68.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Port Chester in 2010:

  • 230 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 154 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 68 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Port Chester in 2000:

  • 208 people in nursing homes
  • 23 people in religious group quarters
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 12 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Port Chester (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Rye Ridge Branch, Port Chester Branch, North Main Street Branch, Midland Avenue Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Port Chester Branch at 250 Boston Post Road, branch established on 2004/12/18. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Hudson City Savings Bank: 115 South Ridge St Branch at 115 South Ridge St, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $45,373.6 mil, Deposits: $25,645.6 mil, headquarters in Paramus, NJ, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Port Chester Branch at 433 Boston Post Road, branch established on 1988/05/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Hudson Valley Bank, National Association: Port Chester Branch at 500 Westchester Avenue, branch established on 1995/05/01. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $2,794.2 mil, Deposits: $2,433.4 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Hudson Valley Holding Corp.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Port Chester at 133 North Main Street, branch established on 1865/06/15. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Customers Bank: Port Chester Branch at 601 North Main Street, branch established on 2005/12/22. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $2,077.5 mil, Deposits: $1,587.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenixville, PA, positive income, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Customers Bancorp, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Port Chester:

Marital status in Port Chester, NY
  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Port Chester:

  • High school or higher: 70.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.4
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Port Chester
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Port Chester:

(Port Chester, New York Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Port Chester, NY (based on Westchester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 417
Westchester County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Westchester County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Here:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Here:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Here:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Westchester County:

17.8%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Port Chester:

46.8%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Port Chester:

45.8%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Port Chester:

28.3
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.9%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Port Chester:

10.1%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Port Chester:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.2%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Port Chester:

80.5%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Port Chester, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 62$615,753$119,1780$0
Solid Waste Management 21$111,706$63,8327$14,986
Streets and Highways 19$118,050$74,5581$1,163
Other Government Administration 15$68,185$54,5483$8,773
Judicial and Legal 13$75,726$69,9012$2,225
Other and Unallocable 12$82,863$82,8631$498
Firefighters 8$45,039$67,5590$0
Financial Administration 4$30,446$91,3381$1,938
Fire - Other 3$17,517$70,0682$5,425
Parks and Recreation 2$11,426$68,55611$4,632
Police - Other 2$12,376$74,25634$28,888
Welfare 2$12,252$73,5128$6,818
Totals for Government 163$1,201,339$88,44270$75,346

Port Chester government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,030,000 ($68.32)
    Sewerage: $1,688,000 ($56.81)
    Police Protection: $509,000 ($17.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $150,000 ($5.05)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($0.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.07)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.03)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $12,839,000 ($432.13)
    Police Protection: $7,975,000 ($268.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,036,000 ($68.53)
    Regular Highways: $1,640,000 ($55.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,515,000 ($50.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,196,000 ($40.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,113,000 ($37.46)
    Central Staff Services: $1,007,000 ($33.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $976,000 ($32.85)
    Libraries: $971,000 ($32.68)
    Financial Administration: $574,000 ($19.32)
    General Public Buildings: $525,000 ($17.67)
    Parking Facilities: $335,000 ($11.28)
    Sewerage: $275,000 ($9.26)
    Health - Other: $267,000 ($8.99)
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000 ($0.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,975,000 ($66.47)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $120,000 ($4.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $196,000 ($6.60)
    Regular Highways: $57,000 ($1.92)
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000 ($1.28)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($0.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($0.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($0.50)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000 ($0.30)
    General Public Building: $7,000 ($0.24)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($0.24)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($0.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,719,000 ($529.06)

Port Chester government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,454,000 ($48.94)
    Parking Facilities: $1,452,000 ($48.87)
    Other: $1,382,000 ($46.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000 ($9.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $246,000 ($8.28)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $45,000 ($1.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,144,000 ($139.48)
    Highways: $91,000 ($3.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,149,000 ($72.33)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,371,000 ($46.14)
    Rents: $334,000 ($11.24)
    Donations From Private Sources: $75,000 ($2.52)
    Special Assessments: $27,000 ($0.91)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($0.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $400,000 ($13.46)
    Highways: $243,000 ($8.18)
    Other: $175,000 ($5.89)
  • Tax - Property: $22,583,000 ($760.09)
    Other License: $1,792,000 ($60.31)
    Public Utilities Sales: $959,000 ($32.28)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($0.07)

Port Chester government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,656,000 ($1031.81)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,745,000 ($1001.14)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,000,000 ($605.84)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $17,794,000 ($598.90)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,496,000 ($117.67)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,585,000 ($87.00)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $206,000 ($6.93)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $4,215,000 ($141.87)
    End of Fiscal Year: $4,075,000 ($137.15)

Port Chester government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,843,000 ($163.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,303,000 ($279.46)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,105,000 ($609.37)

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($125,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,937 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  1.06% ($59,595 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.73% ($264,722)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($142,178)


5.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($154,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.85%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,279 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New York County, NY  0.59% ($476,992 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($43,856)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.51% ($142,930)
Businesses in Port Chester, NY
NameCountNameCount
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance3
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike1
Burger King1Nissan1
Casual Male XL1Panera Bread1
Costco1Pathmark1
DHL1PetSmart1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
DressBarn1Sprint Nextel1
Dressbarn1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts2Stop & Shop1
FedEx4Subway3
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS3
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Walgreens1
Marshalls1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Chester:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WGCH (1490 AM; 1 kW; GREENWICH, CT; Owner: THE GREENWICH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Chester:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKHL (96.7 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WEDW-FM (88.5 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Port Chester:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Port Chester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 24.1mTotal length
  • $94,194,000Total costs
  • 462,549Total average daily traffic
  • 28,040Total average daily truck traffic
  • 221,365Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Port Chester, NY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Port Chester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75037 , Serial Number: 28-7625193, Year manufactured: 1976, Certificate Issue Date: 11/10/1976
    Registrant (Individual): John Cooper, 80 Purdy Ave, Port Chester, NY 10573

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$369,58381$266,704100$301,6309$152,8893$1,383,3335$500,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$010$246,30024$321,1674$117,2500$00$01$410,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$375,50035$203,971101$349,23810$69,9001$200,00016$286,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$344,20011$265,81845$318,3562$322,5003$660,0002$280,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$378,6676$260,83321$377,6672$156,0000$06$396,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0078.00 , 0079.00, 0080.00, 0081.00, 0082.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$306,6672$378,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$280,5002$424,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$301,0001$380,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$371,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$405,5001$441,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0078.00 , 0079.00, 0080.00, 0081.00, 0082.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Port Chester, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Port Chester, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 98 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Port Chester, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (60.3%), and Outside Fires (28.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Port Chester, NY
    • 26060.3%Structure Fires
    • 12428.8%Outside Fires
    • 378.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 102.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Chester, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Port Chester, NY
  • 65.1%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.3%Electricity
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Port Chester, NY
  • 50.7%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Coal or coke
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used


Port Chester compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Port Chester on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ecuador (population 500+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Peru (population 500+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South America (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Chile (population 500+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of foreign-born residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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