Portville, New York

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Population in 2014: 989 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 524  (53.0%)
Females: 465  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 14770.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,368 (it was $31,210 in 2000)
Portville:

$48,368
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,346 (it was $16,166 in 2000)

Portville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,162 (it was $57,800 in 2000)
Portville:

$84,162
NY:

$277,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $572.

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  • Races in Portville, NY (2010)

    Portville races chart
    • 96495.1%White alone
    • 212.1%Two or more races
    • 141.4%Hispanic
    • 121.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.10%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Portville: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.8%), Irish (18.8%), English (12.7%), Italian (6.9%), Polish (3.9%), United States (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,219 people per square mile   (low).

Portville,NY real estate house value index trend

Portville, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Portville:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Portville village:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

10 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,977 (3.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,855 (3.2%)

Portville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (64.2 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (65.4 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (218.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Weston Mills, NY (1.8 miles ), Genesee, NY (2.0 miles ), Olean, NY (2.4 miles ), Eldred borough, PA (2.5 miles ), St. Bonaventure, NY (2.8 miles ), Clarksville, NY (2.9 miles ), Shinglehouse borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Bolivar, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $177,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.04 N, Longitude: 78.34 W

Portville household income distribution Portville home values distribution

Crime rates in Portville by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 10000011000
per 100,000 99.10.00.00.00.00.0107.998.10.00.00.0
Burglaries 48721000010
per 100,000 396.4794.4702.1205.5105.00.00.00.00.0100.30.0
Thefts 322328382033274
per 100,000 3,171.52,284.02,808.43,905.4210.10.0323.6294.4197.6702.1403.2
Auto thefts 03000000000
per 100,000 0.0297.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson N/AN/A020000000
per 100,000 N/AN/A0.0205.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6) 173.1169.5160.3169.315.60.034.331.27.834.816.0

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Crime rate in Portville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Portville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Portville, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Portville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Portville village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.7 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.

Earthquake activity:

Portville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 112.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 148.6 miles away from Portville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 241.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.9 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) earthquake occurred 168.1 miles away from Portville 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 287.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cattaraugus County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Portville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Portville:

  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • ST JOSEPHS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • THE PINES HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CTR OLEAN (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • OLEAN GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • OLEAN GENERAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • HEWITT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHINGLEHOUSE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Portville:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 8 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 32 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 32 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • Jamestown Community College (about 46 miles; Jamestown, NY; FT enrollment: 3,384)
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 57 miles; Orchard Park, NY; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 59 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 59 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)

Public high school in Portville:

Private high school in Portville:

Public elementary/middle school in Portville:

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Library in Portville:

  • PORTVILLE FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $219,894; Location: 2 NORTH MAIN STREET; 38,315 books; 2,956 audio materials; 438 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Portville: Portville Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Portville Free Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Portville include: Bethel Lutheran Church (A), First Presbyterian Church of Portville (B), Portville Baptist Church (C), Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Andrews United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Dodge Creek (A), Lillibridge Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Coastal Vacations (961 Route 417).

Cattaraugus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.8%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Portville, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Portville (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Portville - North Main Street Branch at 7 North Main Street, branch established on 1962/06/18. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New York average:

13.9

Portville travel time to work - commute Portville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Portville village (based on Cattaraugus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,35112
Mainline Protestant7,09049
Evangelical Protestant6,92371
Other2,84312
Black Protestant3052
None50,805-
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: 21
Cattaraugus County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Cattaraugus County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Cattaraugus County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
Here:

9.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cattaraugus County:

28.5%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Portville:

58.2%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

58.6%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Portville:

13.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Portville:

37.2%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Portville:

62.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Portville, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,550$30,6001$765
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$898
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$572
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,570$42,8406$1,386
Streets and Highways 4$12,032$36,0960$0
Sewerage 2$3,737$22,4220$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$3,459
Water Supply 2$3,907$23,4420$0
Totals for Government 10$25,796$30,95516$7,080

Portville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $83,000 ($83.92)
    Regular Highways: $81,000 ($81.90)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($75.83)
    General - Other: $73,000 ($73.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($47.52)
    Police Protection: $43,000 ($43.48)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($39.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($25.28)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($22.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($15.17)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($9.10)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($3.03)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($1.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($18.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $18,000 ($18.20)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($2.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $201,000 ($203.24)

Portville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $104,000 ($105.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($46.51)
    All Other: $21,000 ($21.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $117,000 ($118.30)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $44,000 ($44.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $18,000 ($18.20)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($16.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $81,000 ($81.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($12.13)
    General Support: $7,000 ($7.08)
    All Other: $5,000 ($5.06)
  • Tax - Property: $193,000 ($195.15)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($28.31)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.03)

Portville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $321,000 ($324.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $284,000 ($287.16)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $37,000 ($37.41)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $21,000 ($21.23)
    End of Fiscal Year: $16,000 ($16.18)

Portville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $712,000 ($719.92)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $73,000 ($73.81)

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,141 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Erie County, NY  1.02% ($34,748 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.49% ($24,633)
from Chautauqua County, NY  0.44% ($28,489)


5.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
New York average:

5.46%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($838 average AGI)
Cattaraugus County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Erie County, NY  1.17% ($28,680 average AGI)
to Chautauqua County, NY  0.54% ($33,098)
to Allegany County, NY  0.34% ($22,941)

Strongest AM radio stations in Portville:

  • WOEN (1360 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WHDL (1450 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WESB (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLSV (790 AM; 1 kW; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFRM (600 AM; 1 kW; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Portville:

  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WOLN (91.3 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W213BC (90.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMXO (101.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPSB (90.1 FM; KANE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)

TV broadcast stations around Portville:

  • W30BW (Channel 30; OLEAN, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WONS-LP (Channel 25; OLEAN, NY; Owner: CHOICE OLEAN TELEVISION STATION, INC.)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • W20AB (Channel 20; OLEAN, NY; Owner: CHOICE OLEAN TELEVISION STATION, INC.)
  • Portville, New York
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count153
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents215
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons32
  • Fatalities163
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents400
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents33
See more detailed statistics of Portville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $1,373,000Total costs
  • 15,305Total average daily traffic
  • 505Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • SAD, Detector, Rr Row Mp 76.7 Buffalo Ln Nr Elm St (Lat: 42.033944 Lon: -78.334194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KNNL267
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.070 MHzGrant Date: 11/30/2010, Expiration Date: 02/22/2021, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 99 Spring Street Sw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • 4 Mi Sw From Portville Via Rd 305-W River Rd-Gleason Hollow Rd On Local Rd (Lat: 42.031667 Lon: -78.358333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPVV424
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.762 MHz, 854.762 MHz, 855.562 MHz, 855.537 MHz, 855.487 MHz, 851.062 MHz, 855.337 MHz, 855.287 MHz, 855.237 MHz, 855.062 MHz... (+13 more)Grant Date: 09/12/2002, Expiration Date: 09/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J CowperRegistrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • MOBILES L3, Lat: 42.033944 Lon: -78.334194, Call Sign: WQXL406
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.830 MHzGrant Date: 04/06/2016, Expiration Date: 04/06/2026, Certifier: Vincent MillikenRegistrant: Transportation Technology Center, Inc., 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (719) 584-0578, Fax: (719) 584-7145, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • PORTVILLE, Lat: 42.036000 Lon: -78.331500, Call Sign: WQHX833
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.368 MHzGrant Date: 11/28/2007, Expiration Date: 11/28/2017, Certifier: Theodore ShawRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Email:
  • SW4931, Lat: 42.081083 Lon: -78.261806, Type: Pole, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 23.6 m, Call Sign: WQSG754
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Scott MahoneyRegistrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Portville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: STINSON 10A (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A80 SERIES (80 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 32216 , Serial Number: 7865
    Registrant (Individual): Albert L Dutton, 71 Brooklyn St, Portville, NY 14770
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 83477 , Serial Number: 18-7609148, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth G Reiss, 1919 Yuba Dam Rd, Portville, NY 14770

Drinking water stations with addresses in Portville that have no violations reported:

  • REDS AND TRUDYS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PIZZALAND (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BEDFORD CORNERS MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 1868 PORTVILLE-OBI RD. , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Portville, NY

  • Subway: 1

Portville compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Portville on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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