Riga, New York

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Population in 2010: 5,590. Population change since 2000: +2.8%
 
Males: 2,775  (49.6%)
Females: 2,815  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  43.7 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14428.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $71,427 (it was $58,842 in 2000)
Riga:

$71,427
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $32,323 (it was $23,590 in 2000)

Riga town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $154,321 (it was $105,900 in 2000)
Riga:

$154,321
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,216; Detached houses: $171,703; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,095; In 2-unit structures: $160,853; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $265,942; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $157,326; Mobile homes: $24,452
  • Races in Riga, NY (2010)

    Riga races chart
    • 5,28094.5%White alone
    • 1222.2%Hispanic
    • 731.3%Black alone
    • 530.9%Two or more races
    • 470.8%Asian alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Riga: 99.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.1%), English (22.0%), Irish (18.0%), Italian (13.9%), Polish (8.0%), United States (7.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 35.2 square miles.

Population density: 159 people per square mile   (very low).

Riga,NY real estate house value index trend

Riga, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Riga:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Riga town:

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 64.1%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

183 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.4% North America).

This town:

3.4%
New York:

20.4%

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

Riga town:  2.6% ($2,723)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Riga satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (14.4 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (256.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Churchville, NY (0.9 miles ), Bergen, NY (1.8 miles ), Wheatland, NY (2.6 miles ), Ogden, NY (2.6 miles ), Chili, NY (2.6 miles ), Spencerport, NY (2.8 miles ), Scottsville, NY (2.8 miles ), Sweden, NY (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $182,700
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $222,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $260,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $143,400
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $218,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.09 N, Longitude: 77.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 585

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Machinery (14%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (3%)

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

Average climate in Riga, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Riga-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 187.1 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 169.8 miles away from Riga 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 229.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 196.8 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 168.9 miles away from Riga 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 213.5 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 Monroe County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Riga topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Riga:

  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CHURCHVILLE, NY)
  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SPENCERPORT, NY)
  • WEDGEWOOD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPENCERPORT, NY)
  • LIFETIME ASSISTANCE, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BROCKPORT, NY)
  • LAKESIDE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BROCKPORT, NY)

Amtrak station near Riga:

  • 15 miles: ROCHESTER (320 CENTRAL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Riga:

  • 15 miles: R.E. Ginna in Rochester, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riga:

  • SUNY College at Brockport (about 9 miles; Brockport, NY; Full-time enrollment: 7,398)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 11 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,177)
  • University of Rochester (about 13 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 10,201)
  • Monroe Community College (about 14 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • Genesee Community College (about 15 miles; Batavia, NY; FT enrollment: 4,290)
  • Saint John Fisher College (about 19 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 3,373)
  • Nazareth College (about 19 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)

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Notable locations in Riga: Mill Creek Golf Course (A), Churchville Golf Course (B), Volkman Farms (C), Kohlman Farms (D), Zastrocky Farms (E), Mill Seat Solid Waste Landfill (F), Riga Senior Center (G), Churchville Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: West Shore Ponds (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Hotel Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Riga: Churchville Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.9. This is better than average.

City:

55.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.195. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.195
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 8.16. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.963. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.963
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.8%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.9%
Whole state:

7.4%
23 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
14 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
New York average:

14.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Riga town (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic191,11265
Evangelical Protestant60,385240
Mainline Protestant53,463151
Other28,55074
Black Protestant9,45930
Orthodox2,03811
None399,337-
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: 175
Monroe County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 70
Monroe County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 170
Monroe County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 552
Here:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

26.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
State:

15.6%

3.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.32%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($578 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, NY  0.26% ($37,263 average AGI)
from Ontario County, NY  0.21% ($42,240)
from Erie County, NY  0.17% ($37,071)


3.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
New York average:

5.46%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($641 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, NY  0.24% ($42,810 average AGI)
to Ontario County, NY  0.23% ($60,528)
to Erie County, NY  0.17% ($32,012)

Strongest AM radio stations in Riga:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLGZ (990 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WASB (1590 AM; 1 kW; BROCKPORT, NY; Owner: DAVID L. WOLFE)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WROC (950 AM; 1 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riga:

  • WMJQ (105.5 FM; BROCKPORT, NY; Owner: CANANDAIGUA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRMM-FM (101.3 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBZA (98.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WDCZ-FM (102.7 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDKX (103.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • WCMF-FM (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXXI-FM (91.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • W238AB (95.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZNE (94.1 FM; BRIGHTON, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPXY-FM (97.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRUR-FM (88.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER B/CAST CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WBSU (89.1 FM; BROCKPORT, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WKGS (106.7 FM; IRONDEQUOIT, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBEE-FM (92.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCOU (88.3 FM; WARSAW, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Riga:

  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WBXO-LP (Channel 15; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • WUHF (Channel 31; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WUHF LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOKR (Channel 13; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBGT-LP (Channel 40; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WBGT, LLC)
  • WHEC-TV (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WHEC-TV, LLC)
  • W42CO (Channel 42; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WROC-TV (Channel 8; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ROCHESTER, LLC)
  • WXXI-TV (Channel 21; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WAWW-LP (Channel 38; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WROH-LP (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGCE-CA (Channel 6; GREECE/ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: SALVATORE J. CATERINO)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 73m240ftTotal length
  • $9,878,000Total costs
  • 112,895Total average daily traffic
  • 3,192Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 131960-1969
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Riga, NY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Riga)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Griffin Rd Ext (Lat: 43.060333 Lon: -77.887500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73 m, Call Sign: WPHY827, Licensee ID: L00134999
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.887 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2000, Expiration Date: 08/17/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/18/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Nationwide 929.8875 LLC, 12221 Merit Dr., Suite #100, Dallas, TX 75251, Phone: (972) 860-3269, Fax: (972) 860-3248, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Riga, Griffin Rd Ext (Lat: 43.060417 Lon: -77.887556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.3 m, Overall height: 71 m, Call Sign: WQIU552
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 05/16/2008, Expiration Date: 05/16/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • RIGA, Griffon Rd Extension (Lat: 43.060417 Lon: -77.887556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.3 m, Overall height: 71 m, Call Sign: WLM411
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/30/2001, Expiration Date: 01/15/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2010, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3074, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Riga compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • 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.

Riga on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Assemblers and fabricators (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secretaries and administrative assistants (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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