Prattsburgh, New York

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Population in 2010: 2,085. Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 
Males: 1,044  (50.1%)
Females: 1,041  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  42.4 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14873.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,087 (it was $32,150 in 2000)
Prattsburgh:

$42,087
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,208 (it was $15,008 in 2000)

Prattsburgh town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $76,988 (it was $54,400 in 2000)
Prattsburgh:

$76,988
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $82,122; Detached houses: $93,331; Townhouses or other attached units: $103,316; In 2-unit structures: $103,041; Mobile homes: $54,803
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Prattsburgh races chart
  • White alone - 2,002 (96.0%)
  • Two or more races - 28 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 26 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 15 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Prattsburgh: 141.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (23.5%), English (18.6%), Irish (13.4%), United States (11.9%), Polish (6.1%), Italian (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 51.7 square miles.

Population density: 40 people per square mile   (very low).

Prattsburgh,NY real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Prattsburgh:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prattsburgh town:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

34 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.6%
New York:  22.6%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Prattsburgh, New York as of April 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Prattsburgh to the number of sex offenders is 529 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Prattsburgh town:  1.9% ($1,024)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (45.7 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (209.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Italy, NY (2.3 miles ), Wheeler, NY (2.5 miles ), Naples, NY (2.6 miles ), Pulteney, NY (2.7 miles ), Cohocton, NY (3.0 miles ), Avoca, NY (3.1 miles ), Urbana, NY (3.2 miles ), Hammondsport, NY (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $17,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $25,500
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $49,700
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $26,900
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $47,800
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $35,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 77.33 W

Prattsburgh household income distribution Prattsburgh home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Personal and laundry services (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Prattsburgh-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.5 miles away from the Prattsburgh town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 tornado 39.6 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prattsburgh-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 179.7 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from Prattsburgh 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 225.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 206.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 166.8 miles away from Prattsburgh 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) earthquake occurred 182.4 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 Steuben County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Narcissa Whitman - Missionary, Verne S. Bennett - Football coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near Prattsburgh:

  • BATH VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 14 miles away; BATH, NY)
  • STEUBEN CO PUBLIC HLTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; BATH, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prattsburgh:

  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 24 miles; Canandaigua, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,732)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 29 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 31 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 31 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 31 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Corning Community College (about 32 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Nazareth College (about 41 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)

Public high school in Prattsburgh:

Public elementary/middle school in Prattsburgh:

See full list of schools located in Prattsburgh

Library in Prattsburgh:

  • PRATTSBURG FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $51,433; Location: 26 MAIN STREET; 7,022 books; 398 audio materials; 762 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Prattsburgh: Prattsburgh Free Library (A), Prattsburgh Protective Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Prattsburgh include: Prattsburgh Baptist Church (A), Prattsburgh United Methodist Church (B), Saint Patrick's Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Steuben County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Prattsburgh and their reported violations in the past:

PRATTSBURG AGRICULTURAL CENTER (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.2%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

17.5%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.4%
Whole state:

7.4%
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Prattsburgh compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25%)
  • Utility gas (23%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Prattsburgh town (based on Steuben County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.70%
Here: 42.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents47.9%16.4%7.6%5.4%4.8%
Congregations11.7%23.4%5.1%10.9%8.0%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesSalvation ArmyOther
Adherents4.0%1.8%1.4%1.3%9.4%
Congregations4.4%4.4%5.1%1.5%25.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Steuben County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Steuben County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Steuben County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Here:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Steuben County:

28.3%
New York:

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

14.2%
State:

15.6%

4.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.72%
New York average:

5.06%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,299 average AGI)
Steuben County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chemung County, NY  0.66% ($42,923 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.27% ($29,059)
from Monroe County, NY  0.27% ($38,250)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
New York average:

5.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($532 average AGI)
Steuben County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chemung County, NY  0.68% ($44,280 average AGI)
to Monroe County, NY  0.33% ($30,146)
to Livingston County, NY  0.26% ($30,031)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prattsburgh:

  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WYLF (850 AM; 1 kW; PENN YAN, NY; Owner: M B COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prattsburgh:

  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCIK (103.1 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIN-FM (98.3 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES MASS MEDIA, NA CORP.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W220CJ (91.9 FM; PENN YAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCBA-FM (98.7 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WNKI (106.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Prattsburgh:

  • W60AD (Channel 60; SAVONA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W20BL (Channel 20; BATH, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $12,164,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,342
Total average daily truck traffic: 452
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 5,586

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 4
  • 1990-1999: 3
  • 2000-2009: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Prattsburgh, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prattsburgh)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Gay Rd (Lat: 42.546444 Lon: -77.367194), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WNTZ201
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHz, 933.775 MHz, 934.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/2010, Expiration Date: 09/15/2020
    Registrant: 2365 Fire Hall Rd, Canandaigua, NY 14424, Phone: (585) 394-1482, Fax: (585) 396-2388, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prattsburgh)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7721F , Serial Number: 15063821, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 04/22/1966
    Registrant (Individual): David Hodges, 10086 Flaherty Rd, Prattsburgh, NY 14873

Most common first names in Prattsburgh, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2474.4 years
George1673.0 years
Mary1476.6 years
Robert1471.8 years
Frank1371.9 years
Charles1273.3 years
William1276.4 years
Margaret1079.5 years
Richard957.6 years
Edna980.7 years
Most common last names in Prattsburgh, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1773.2 years
Johnson676.5 years
Fox678.2 years
Brown588.2 years
Presler579.0 years
Clark575.0 years
Campbell575.4 years
Pindjak575.6 years
Thompson575.8 years
Mcconnell572.4 years
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