For population 25 years and over in Romulus:
For population 15 years and over in Romulus town:
35 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (41.8 miles , pop. 147,306).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (49.6 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (205.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Ovid, NY (1.8 miles ), Varick, NY (1.9 miles ), Dresden, NY (2.5 miles ), Torrey, NY (2.6 miles ), Aurora, NY (2.7 miles ), Lodi, NY (2.7 miles ), Ledyard, NY (3.0 miles ), Fayette, NY (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 42.72 N, Longitude: 76.84 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Work and jobs in Romulus: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Romulus, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Romulus-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Romulus town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 32.9 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Romulus-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from Romulus center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from Romulus center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Seneca County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William Watts Folwell - Union Army soldier, George Gibson (American football) - Football player and coach.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Romulus and their reported violations in the past:KNAPP WINERY & RESTAURANT (Population served: 99, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DUTCHMENS RESTAURANT (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:THIRSTY OWL WINE CO. INC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:SWEDISH HILL WINERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:GOOSE WATCH FARMS (Address: 4565 Rt. 414 , Population served: 25, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:UNCLE DUKES (Address: 4434 COUNTY RD. 121 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:LAKESHORE WINERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
423 people in state prisons in 2000
People in group quarters in Romulus in 2010:
4 people in nursing homes in 2000
Romulus compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Romulus town (based on Seneca County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,910 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,904 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Romulus fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $1,240,000
Total average daily traffic: 140
Total average daily truck traffic: 14
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 152
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.