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Population in 2010: 711. Population change since 2000: +3.9%
 

Males: 360  (50.6%)
Females: 351  (49.4%)

Median resident age:  46.5 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13320.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,330 (it was $37,841 in 2000)
Roseboom:

$51,330
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,581

Roseboom town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $131,774 (it was $76,800 in 2000)
Roseboom:

$131,774
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $155,454; Detached houses: $177,380; Mobile homes: $71,190

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Roseboom races chart
  • White alone - 684 (96.2%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.3%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Roseboom: 166.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (31.1%), Irish (21.1%), English (20.5%), Italian (11.1%), United States (7.2%), Dutch (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 33.0 square miles.

Population density: 22 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Roseboom:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roseboom town:

  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

16 residents are foreign born (1.2% North America, 0.9% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).

This town:  2.3%
New York:  22.6%

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

Roseboom town:  1.6% ($1,259)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Roseboom satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (37.0 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (139.5 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (145.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Decatur, NY (1.8 miles ), Cherry Valley, NY (2.5 miles ), Westford, NY (2.6 miles ), Seward, NY (2.7 miles ), Sharon, NY (2.7 miles ), Middlefield, NY (2.8 miles ), Sharon Springs, NY (2.8 miles ), Worcester, NY (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $37,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.71 N, Longitude: 74.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 607

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.4%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Roseboom-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Roseboom town 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 13.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roseboom-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 88.0 miles away from the city 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 6.1 miles away from Roseboom center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.8 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 71.0 miles away from Roseboom center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Otsego County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Roseboom:

  • MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; COOPERSTOWN, NY)
  • OTSEGO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COOPERSTOWN, NY)
  • COBLESKILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 12 miles away; COBLESKILL, NY)

Political contributions by individuals in Roseboom, NY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roseboom:

  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 12 miles; Cobleskill, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,558)
  • SUNY College at Oneonta (about 25 miles; Oneonta, NY; FT enrollment: 5,660)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 27 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,527)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Delhi (about 33 miles; Delhi, NY; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch (about 36 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 4,403)
  • Utica College (about 39 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,258)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 41 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,560)

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Notable locations in Roseboom: Belvedere Lake Resort (A), Butler Corners (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sissum Cemetery (1), Roseboom Cemetery (2), South Valley Cemetery (3), Winnie Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Plank Pond (A), Belvedere Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pleasant Brook (A), Snyder Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
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 Roseboom and their reported violations in the past:

PLEASANT BROOK HOTEL (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
MAMAS KITCHEN (Address: 3810 County Route 166 , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.1%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

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

10.6%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

5.8%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Roseboom, NY

Roseboom 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.
  • Median age above 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 above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Roseboom town (based on Otsego County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.92%
Here34.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents42.6%24.4%6.9%6.8%6.0%
Congregations3.5%34.9%14.0%11.6%8.1%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaConservative Baptist Association of AmericaJewishSalvation ArmyOther
Adherents4.0%2.4%1.4%0.9%4.7%
Congregations4.7%5.8%1.2%1.2%15.1%
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: 18
Otsego County:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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.
New York:

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

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%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
New York:

15.6%

5.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,149 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
New York average:

5.41%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Otsego County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Delaware County, NY  0.93% ($29,338 average AGI)
from Chenango County, NY  0.43% ($24,646)
from Herkimer County, NY  0.21% ($21,375)


6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
New York average:

6.26%

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:
to Delaware County, NY  0.73% ($28,455 average AGI)
to Chenango County, NY  0.55% ($24,360)
to Herkimer County, NY  0.28% ($20,469)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roseboom:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WXBH (1190 AM; 1 kW; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: NY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roseboom:

  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WDHI (100.3 FM; DELHI, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQBJ (103.5 FM; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCAN (93.3 FM; CANAJOHARIE, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WSQC-FM (91.7 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMM. COUNCIL)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Roseboom:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)

Roseboom fatal accident list:

Mar 10, 1999 05:45 AM, Sr-165, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1998 08:55 PM, Sr-165, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 27, 1997 03:00 PM, 165, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $8,459,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,935
Total average daily truck traffic: 184
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 3,924


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC2BOZ, Licensee ID: L01256342
    Grant Date: 03/13/2007, Expiration Date: 05/07/2017, Certifier: Graham C Jones
    Registrant: Graham C Jones, Hc 68 Box 11, Roseboom, NY 13450
  • Call Sign: KC2EQO, Licensee ID: L01446201
    Grant Date: 11/18/2008, Expiration Date: 02/16/2019, Certifier: Lars H Schmid
    Registrant: Lars H Schmid, 283 Rezen Rd, Roseboom, NY 13450-1607
  • Call Sign: KC2NBG, Licensee ID: L00873219
    Grant Date: 06/04/2004, Expiration Date: 06/04/2014, Certifier: Thomas J Fralick
    Registrant: Thomas J Fralick, 3618 Cty Hwy 35, Roseboom, NY 13450

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8284X , Serial Number: 28-8111018, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 10/15/1980
    Registrant (Corporation): Metro Publishers Services Inc, Po Box 85, Roseboom, NY 13450



Most common first names in Roseboom, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert477.2 years
Kenneth377.0 years
Doris283.4 years
Edith278.0 years
Edward265.0 years
Harold278.0 years
Floyd280.4 years
Arthur274.0 years
John276.5 years
Margaret272.0 years
Most common last names in Roseboom, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Juhl374.7 years
Darling274.0 years
Johnson275.5 years
Hildenbrand271.0 years
Gage281.0 years
Brolewski274.5 years
Eck269.6 years
Grusonik293.5 years
Bryant282.0 years
Corron271.0 years
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