Richfield Springs, New York

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Population in 2017: 1,200 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.4%
 
Males: 633  (52.8%)
Females: 567  (47.2%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13439.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,049 (it was $30,170 in 2000)
Richfield Springs:

$36,049
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,220 (it was $16,865 in 2000)

Richfield Springs village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,728 (it was $61,700 in 2000)
Richfield Springs:

$105,728
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $160,497; detached houses: $158,737; in 2-unit structures: $143,491; mobile homes: $43,603

Median gross rent in 2017: $680.

March 2019 cost of living index in Richfield Springs: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.7%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.1% for Black residents, 30.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 90.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Richfield Springs, NY (2017)
    • 1,01892.2%White alone
    • 262.4%Hispanic
    • 201.8%Asian alone
    • 131.2%Black alone
    • 80.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Richfield Springs, New York as of January 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Richfield Springs is 160 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (21.9%), German (17.4%), Italian (8.7%), Norwegian (8.4%), American (4.8%), English (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1315 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 1,204 people per square mile   (low).

Richfield Springs, New York map

32 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe).

This village:

2.9%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,692 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,400 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (20.9 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (134.5 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (150.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Richfield, NY (1.3 miles ),
Warren, NY (1.9 miles ),
Columbia, NY (2.4 miles ),
Springfield, NY (2.5 miles ),
Exeter, NY (2.6 miles ),
Otsego, NY (2.9 miles ),
Winfield, NY (3.1 miles ),
Stark, NY (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.85 N, Longitude: 74.99 W

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Richfield Springs, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Richfield Springs, NY in 2017
Richfield Springs satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Richfield Springs, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.9%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.3%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (28.6%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Richfield Springs, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.9%)

Average climate in Richfield Springs, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Richfield Springs, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.9
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.22
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Richfield Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Richfield Springs village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richfield Springs-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 82.7 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 129.6 miles away from Richfield Springs center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from Richfield Springs center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 176.6 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 292.7 miles away from Richfield Springs 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 182.8 miles away from Richfield Springs 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 Otsego County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richfield Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Richfield Springs:

  • MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; COOPERSTOWN, NY)
  • MOHAWK VALLEY GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ILION, NY)
  • VALLEY HEALTH SERVICES INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HERKIMER, NY)
  • FOLTS HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HERKIMER, NY)
  • FAXTON ST. LUKE'S HEALTHCARE - HERKIMER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HERKIMER, NY)
  • SUE CAMPAGNA HOSPICE OF HERKIMER CO (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HERKIMER, NY)
  • HERKIMER CO PUBLIC HLTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HERKIMER, NY)

Airports located in Richfield Springs:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richfield Springs:

  • Herkimer County Community College (about 13 miles; Herkimer, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,774)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 20 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Utica College (about 23 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • SUNY Oneonta (about 28 miles; Oneonta, NY; FT enrollment: 6,081)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 28 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Colgate University (about 28 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Morrisville State College (about 32 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,823)

Public high school in Richfield Springs:

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Library in Richfield Springs:

  • RICHFIELD SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $55,213; Location: 102 MAIN STREET; 15,244 books; 256 audio materials; 255 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Richfield Springs: Welcome Home for Adults (A), Terrace Hotel (B), Town of Richfield Garage (C), Richfield Springs Fire Department (D), Richfield Springs Public Library (E), Capitol Theatre (F), Tiller House (G), Gladstone Building (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Richfield Springs include: Church of Christ Uniting (A), Richfield Springs Bible Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Saint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint John's Episcopal Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Presbyterian Cemetery (1), Lakeview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Richfield Springs: Cary Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Norman Jay Coleman - Newspaper publisher.

Otsego 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 Richfield Springs that have no violations reported:

  • MYSTIC RIDGE GARDENS-TUNNICLIFF CREAMERY (Address: 4463 US ROUTE 20 , Population served: 48, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEADOW LINKS GOLF COURSE (Address: 476 Co. Hwy 27 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

56.0%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.0%
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: 0.5% of all households
23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
13 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Banks with branches in Richfield Springs (2011 data):

  • NBT Bank, National Association: Richfield Springs Branch at 194 Main Street, branch established on 1974/12/02. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Richfield Springs:

Marital status in Richfield Springs, NY
  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Richfield Springs:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
New York average:

13.6

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

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Religion statistics for Richfield Springs, NY (based on Otsego County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,5996
Mainline Protestant9,63769
Evangelical Protestant1,82926
Other1,0949
Orthodox251
None38,075-
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: 18
Otsego County:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Otsego County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Here:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
This county:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Otsego County:

7.7%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Otsego County:

24.6%
New York:

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

15.6%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

41.4%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.4%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Richfield Springs:

29.7
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

31.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Richfield Springs:

25.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Richfield Springs:

6.6
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

49.4%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

47.5%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.4%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richfield Springs, 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
Streets and Highways 5$15,649$37,5581$1,663
Financial Administration 3$6,049$24,1968$7,602
Sewerage 1$5,205$62,4600$0
Water Supply 1$4,133$49,5960$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$3,574
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,229
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$1,135
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$380
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 10$31,036$37,24319$15,583

Richfield Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $429,000 ($357.50)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($5.83)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $210,000 ($175.00)
    General - Other: $160,000 ($133.33)
    Regular Highways: $152,000 ($126.67)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($83.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $63,000 ($52.50)
    Central Staff Services: $46,000 ($38.33)
    Libraries: $44,000 ($36.67)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($35.00)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($12.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($11.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($9.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $6,000 ($5.00)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($2.50)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($2.50)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($2.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($62.50)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $11,000 ($9.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $49,000 ($40.83)
    General Public Building: $31,000 ($25.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($4.17)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($3.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $311,000 ($259.17)

Richfield Springs government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $301,000 ($250.83)
    Other: $41,000 ($34.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $91,000 ($75.83)
    General Local Government Support: $53,000 ($44.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $23,000 ($19.17)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($14.17)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($10.83)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($4.17)
    Special Assessments: $5,000 ($4.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $174,000 ($145.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000 ($10.83)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($9.17)
  • Tax - Property: $553,000 ($460.83)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,000 ($19.17)
    Other License: $3,000 ($2.50)

Richfield Springs government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,584,000 ($1320.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,469,000 ($1224.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000 ($95.83)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $5,682,000 ($4735.00)
    Beginning: $5,201,000 ($4334.17)

Richfield Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000 ($60.83)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,368,000 ($1140.00)

5.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,979 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Delaware County, NY  0.93% ($34,389 average AGI)
from Chenango County, NY  0.59% ($34,962)
from Herkimer County, NY  0.32% ($31,556)


6.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Delaware County, NY  0.88% ($35,289 average AGI)
to Chenango County, NY  0.58% ($30,409)
to Herkimer County, NY  0.33% ($38,227)

Businesses in Richfield Springs, NY

  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Richfield Springs:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLFH (1230 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNRS (1420 AM; 1 kW; HERKIMER, NY; Owner: ARJUNA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richfield Springs:

  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WLZW (98.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WKLL (94.9 FM; FRANKFORT, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WSKS (97.9 FM; WHITESBORO, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXUR (92.7 FM; HERKIMER, NY; Owner: ARJUNA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRBY (102.5 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCK (107.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WFRG-FM (104.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WDHI (100.3 FM; DELHI, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WQBJ (103.5 FM; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Richfield Springs:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W59AU (Channel 59; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CING.COUNCIL,CENTRAL N. Y.)
  • W31BP (Channel 31; BURLINGTON, ETC., NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUTR (Channel 20; UTICA, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPNY-LP (Channel 11; UTICA, ETC., NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W29BJ (Channel 29; BURLINGTON, NY; Owner: KEVIN O'KANE)
  • W53AM (Channel 53; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • Richfield Springs, New York
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents18
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count11837
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17499
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2601
  • Fatalities12833
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29781
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3962
See more detailed statistics of Richfield Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.6mTotal length
  • $3,729,000Total costs
  • 7,359Total average daily traffic
  • 553Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,431Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 192 Millstone Road (98286) (Lat: 42.856444 Lon: -74.964833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKA468
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2016, Expiration Date: 10/01/2026, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • 2.6 Miles North Of The Intersection Of Routes 20 And 28 (Lat: 42.892417 Lon: -75.017361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN999
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Cellco Partnership, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Sean O'Malley, 192 Millstone Road (Lat: 42.856444 Lon: -74.964833), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: Faa/Fcc Compliance Specialist, Bosto-n, Phone: (617) 585-7600
  • Sean O'Malley, 192 Millstone Road (Lat: 42.856444 Lon: -74.964833), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: Faa/Fcc Compliance Specialist, Bosto-n, Phone: (617) 585-7600
  • Tim McDougall, 192 Millstone Road (Lat: 42.856444 Lon: -74.964833), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: American Towers, Inc., Bosto-n, Phone: (617) 585-7600

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Corner Of E James & Manley St (Lat: 42.851194 Lon: -74.982111), Call Sign: KNAW751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2011, Expiration Date: 11/05/2021, Registrant: Otsego County 911 Communications, 172 County Highway 33w, Cooperstown, NY 13326, Phone: (607) 547-7530, Fax: (607) 547-7529, Email:
  • Mower Rd (Lat: 42.864250 Lon: -75.056556), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPAK258,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.050 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/1997, Expiration Date: 08/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2002, Registrant: Richfield, Town Of, Hwy Dept Alex Shields Supervisor, Richfield Springs, NY 13439, Phone: (315) 858-2830

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • COLUMBIA CTR, Dropp Road (Lat: 42.892417 Lon: -75.017361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 32.9 m, Call Sign: WQPT749,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 08/14/2022, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richfield Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7CCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4586E , Serial Number: 7CCM-158, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 06/29/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 11/17/2018
    Registrant (Individual): James A Ainslie, 206 Ainslie Rd, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
  • Aircraft: CONNER CGS HAWK ARROW PLUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 50469 , Serial Number: 0535, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 07/23/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy J Downing, 467 Earl Rd, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
  • Aircraft: AINSLIE JAMES A KITFOX III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 887F , Serial Number: 887, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 03/14/2002
    Registrant (Individual): James A Ainslie, 206 Ainslie Rd, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9254M , Serial Number: 1201, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 08/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Nikita Grigoriev, Po Box 1410, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
  • Aircraft: PATRICIA L BURNEY KITFOX MODEL 4-1200 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 115PB , Serial Number: ASC-201, Certificate Issue Date: 03/05/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Patricia L Burney, Po Box 341, Richfield Springs, NY 13439

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 55
Fire incident types in Richfield Springs, NY

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richfield Springs, NY
Most common first names in Richfield Springs, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6074.5 years
Mary4083.0 years
William3576.2 years
George2574.7 years
Robert2475.5 years
James2267.6 years
Anna1882.5 years
Joseph1769.4 years
Charles1779.8 years
Dorothy1676.0 years
Most common last names in Richfield Springs, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1779.4 years
Robinson1080.3 years
Palmer977.8 years
Brown876.7 years
Armstrong880.1 years
Young779.9 years
Willsey778.6 years
Hugick781.4 years
Domion778.1 years
Seamon773.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Richfield Springs, NY
  • 41.1%Utility gas
  • 39.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.7%Wood
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Richfield Springs, NY
  • 39.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30.8%Utility gas
  • 16.7%Electricity
  • 11.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used


Richfield Springs compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Malaysia (population 500+)"
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  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other nonhousehold living situations (population 1,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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