Richburg, New York

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Population in 2014: 443 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.1%
 
Males: 209  (47.3%)
Females: 234  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  31.8 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 14774.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,737 (it was $21,750 in 2000)
Richburg:

$36,737
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,040 (it was $10,515 in 2000)

Richburg village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $45,079 (it was $37,400 in 2000)
Richburg:

$45,079
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $93,605; Detached houses: $94,493; Townhouses or other attached units: $120,457; In 2-unit structures: $91,411; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $367,914; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $413,072; Mobile homes: $59,476; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $70,592

Median gross rent in 2013: $584.

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  • Races in Richburg, NY (2010)

    Richburg races chart
    • 44398.4%White alone
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 20.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Richburg: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.4%), English (17.0%), Irish (16.8%), United States (7.8%), Italian (4.4%), Dutch (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 1655 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 479 people per square mile   (low).

Richburg, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Richburg:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richburg village:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,275 (5.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,002 (4.0%)

Richburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (64.8 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (66.7 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (213.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Bolivar, NY (1.2 miles ), Wirt, NY (1.6 miles ), Genesee, NY (2.4 miles ), Clarksville, NY (2.4 miles ), Alma, NY (2.7 miles ), Friendship, NY (2.9 miles ), Shinglehouse borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Scio, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $81,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.09 N, Longitude: 78.16 W

Richburg household income distribution Richburg home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-4.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (37%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Richburg, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Richburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the Richburg village center caused $200,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 tornado 17.0 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richburg-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 122.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 158.4 miles away from Richburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 232.0 miles away from the city 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 278.3 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 164.1 miles away from Richburg 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 136.3 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 Allegany County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Richburg:

  • HEWITT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHINGLEHOUSE, PA)
  • WELLSVILLE MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)
  • HIGHLAND PARK REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)
  • JONES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)
  • CUBA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC S N F (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CUBA, NY)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; OLEAN, NY)
  • ST JOSEPHS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; OLEAN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richburg:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 17 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 23 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 23 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 52 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Jamestown Community College (about 55 miles; Jamestown, NY; FT enrollment: 3,384)
  • Corning Community College (about 56 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 58 miles; Orchard Park, NY; FT enrollment: 2,212)

Public high school in Richburg:

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Library in Richburg:

  • COLONIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,035; Location: 160 MAIN STREET; 9,543 books; 104 audio materials; 758 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Richburg: Colonial Library (A), Richburg Volunteer Fire Company (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Richburg: Seventh Day Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Richburg Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Allegany 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: 34.3%
(34.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
New York average:

13.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Richburg village (based on Allegany County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,88146
Mainline Protestant4,79839
Catholic4,31310
Other2444
None34,710-
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: 15
Allegany County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Allegany County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Allegany County:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegany County:

25.6%
New York:

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

11.5%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Richburg:

43.6%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Richburg:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.1%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.1%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

25.5%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

57.2%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Richburg:

74.5%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richburg, 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 0$0 1$3,000
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$713
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$4,610
Health 0$0 1$100
Water Supply 0$0 1$780
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$142
Totals for Government 0$0 11$9,345

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($83.52)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($56.43)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($42.89)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($24.83)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($13.54)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($6.77)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($4.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($4.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $3,000 ($6.77)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($4.51)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($79.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($27.09)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($9.03)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($4.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $73,000 ($164.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($6.77)
    Highways: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Tax - Property: $67,000 ($151.24)
    NEC: $2,000 ($4.51)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($4.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $195,000 ($440.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $180,000 ($406.32)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($33.86)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($6.77)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $151,000 ($340.86)

4.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
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 Cattaraugus County, NY  0.62% ($22,941 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.51% ($28,181)
from Erie County, NY  0.44% ($30,113)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.46%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.90% ($24,633 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.62% ($29,059)
to Monroe County, NY  0.36% ($29,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richburg:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLSV (790 AM; 1 kW; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOEN (1360 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHDL (1450 AM; 1 kW; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WFRM (600 AM; 1 kW; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richburg:

  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WMXO (101.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • W213BC (90.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WETD (90.7 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WJSL (90.3 FM; HOUGHTON, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)

TV broadcast stations around Richburg:

  • W68AJ (Channel 68; BOLIVAR & RICHBURG, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • 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.)
  • W30BW (Channel 30; OLEAN, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W59AH (Channel 59; ALLENTOWN, ETC., NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WONS-LP (Channel 25; OLEAN, NY; Owner: CHOICE OLEAN TELEVISION STATION, INC.)

Richburg fatal accident list:

Jun 4, 2006 05:45 PM, Cr-8, Sr-275, Lat: 42.14377, Lon: -78.10153, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 2002 11:50 PM, Sr-275, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $1,028,000Total costs
  • 698Total average daily traffic
  • 88Total average daily truck traffic
  • 897Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Town Hall Main St (Lat: 42.088389 Lon: -78.153056), Call Sign: KTL712, Licensee ID: L00005269
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3600 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2011, Expiration Date: 09/15/2021Registrant: County Of Allegany, 4884 State Route 19, Belmont, NY 14813, Phone: (585) 268-5290
  • Main St (Lat: 42.088389 Lon: -78.153056), Call Sign: KTL602, Licensee ID: L00005269
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.9200 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2011, Expiration Date: 10/24/2021Registrant: County Of Allegany, 4884 State Route 19, Belmont, NY 14813, Phone: (585) 268-5290, Fax: (585) 268-9695

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Coal or coke (12%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Richburg compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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