For population 25 years and over in Sanford:
For population 15 years and over in Sanford town:
55 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (27.9 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (114.8 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (125.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Deposit, NY (1.8 miles ), Windsor, NY (2.9 miles ), Lanesboro borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Afton, NY (3.2 miles ), Colesville, NY (3.4 miles ), Susquehanna Depot borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Tompkins, NY (3.5 miles ), Masonville, NY (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.08 N, Longitude: 75.48 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Work and jobs in Sanford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sanford, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sanford-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Sanford town center injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 36.6 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sanford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 55.9 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 78.4 miles away from Sanford center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Broome County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bert Lord - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Sanford:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sanford:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
Sanford compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sanford town (based on Broome County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 81
Number of full-service restaurants: 159
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,735 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($617 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,915 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($223 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 31See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Sanford, NY
Total length: 179 meters (587ft)
Total costs: $52,115,000
Total average daily traffic: 77,093
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,676
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sanford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)