Saranac, New York

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Population in 2010: 4,007.
Population change since 2000: -3.8%
 
Males: 2,008  (50.1%)
Females: 1,999  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12981.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,968 (it was $45,761 in 2000)
Saranac:

$71,968
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,617 (it was $18,242 in 2000)

Saranac town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $139,199 (it was $78,700 in 2000)
Saranac:

$139,199
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $165,492; detached houses: $170,643; townhouses or other attached units: $75,888; in 2-unit structures: $338,674; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $371,486; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,480; mobile homes: $78,562
March 2019 cost of living index in Saranac: 97.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Saranac, NY (2010)
    • 3,87096.6%White alone
    • 561.4%Two or more races
    • 451.1%Hispanic
    • 130.3%American Indian alone
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 100.2%Black alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Saranac, New York as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Saranac is 1,002 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: French (25.3%), Irish (16.7%), French Canadian (14.9%), United States (10.6%), English (8.5%), German (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 115.7 square miles.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (very low).

Saranac, New York map

62 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Saranac town:

1.8% ($1,441)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (128.2 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (210.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (263.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Redford, NY (1.9 miles ),
Dannemora, NY (2.3 miles ),
Lyon Mountain, NY (2.9 miles ),
Schuyler Falls, NY (3.2 miles ),
Black Brook, NY (3.2 miles ),
Morrisonville, NY (3.4 miles ),
Peru, NY (3.6 miles ),
Plattsburgh West, NY (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 44.65 N, Longitude: 73.77 W

Area code: 518

Distribution of median household income in Saranac, NY in 2017
Saranac satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $70,800
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2003: 21 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $148,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Saranac, NY residents
Average permit cost in Saranac, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Saranac, NY
Historical housing units in Saranac, NY
Most common industries in Saranac, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (29.4%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (40.5%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Paper (4.0%)
  • Health care (3.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Public administration (17.0%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Saranac, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (18.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (2.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (32.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)

Average climate in Saranac, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Saranac, New York average temperatures Saranac, New York average precipitation Saranac, New York humidity Saranac, New York wind speed Saranac, New York snowfall Saranac, New York sunshine Saranac, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.4. This is better than average.

City:

56.4
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.45
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Saranac-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 11.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.1 miles away from the city 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 54.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.0 miles away from the city 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 Clinton County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Saranac topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Saranac:

  • MEADOWBROOK HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PLATTSBURGH, NY)
  • CVPH MEDICAL CENTER RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; PLATTSBURGH, NY)
  • CHAMPLAIN VALLEY PHYSICIANS HOSPITAL MEDICAL CTR Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; PLATTSBURGH, NY)
  • CLINTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PLATTSBURGH, NY)
  • EVERGREEN VALLEY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PLATTSBURGH, NY)

Airports located in Saranac:

Amtrak stations near Saranac:

  • 17 miles: PLATTSBURGH (BRIDGE ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 18 miles: PORT KENT (RTE. 9 NORTH) - Seasonal Station . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Saranac:

  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 16 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,934)
  • Champlain College (about 31 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 31 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 32 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 33 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Middlebury College (about 54 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 60 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)

Public high school in Saranac:

Public elementary/middle schools in Saranac:

See full list of schools located in Saranac

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Saranac: Dannemora Village Water Treatment Plant (A), Campbell's Greenhouse (B), Picketts Corners (C), Saranac Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Saranac include: Assumption of Mary Church (A), Saranac United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1), State Prison and Hospital Cemetery (2), State Prison Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Mud Pond (A), Barnes Pond (B), Dell Pond (C), Dow Pond (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: True Brook (A), Smithkill Brook (B), Fall Brook (C), Ryans Brook (D), Corners Brook (E), Cold Brook (F), Bailey Brook (G), Bernau Brook (H), Uncle Toms Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Josh Brooks - College basketball player (Syracuse Orange).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Saranac and their reported violations in the past:

PICKETTS CORS. REC. PARK POOL (Address: 3662 Route 3 , Population served: 99, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTHBRANCH CAMPGROUND (Address: 5585 Route 3 , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-11-2009), St Boil Water Order (SEP-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 16 regular monitoring violations
HI-FALLS LOUNGE (Address: 3671 Route 3 , Population served: 29, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SARANAC TOWN HALL (Address: 3662 Route 3 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-12-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-23-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.1%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

11.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.8%
Whole state:

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

2.4%
Whole state:

7.4%

For population 15 years and over in Saranac:

Marital status in Saranac, NY
  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in Saranac:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Saranac, NY (based on Clinton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,69531
Mainline Protestant3,03821
Evangelical Protestant2,41721
Other2,2667
None46,712-
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: 24
Clinton County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Clinton County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Clinton County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Clinton County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Clinton County:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

25.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
New York:

15.6%

3.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,143 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.21%
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 Essex County, NY  0.53% ($34,645 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.35% ($29,578)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.15% ($38,813)


3.88% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
New York average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,108 average AGI)
Clinton County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Essex County, NY  0.47% ($39,190 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.28% ($55,659)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.16% ($39,627)

Strongest AM radio stations in Saranac:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRY (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: HOMETOWN RADIO INC)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Saranac:

  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBTZ (99.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: PLATTSBURGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WKOL (105.1 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WVNV (96.5 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WSLL (90.5 FM; SARANAC LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Saranac:

  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCFE-TV (Channel 57; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKE PUBLIC TELEVISION COUNCIL)
  • W49BI (Channel 49; ELLENBURG, NY; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • WWBI-LP (Channel 27; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: SMC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W66AJ (Channel 66; LYON MOUNTAIN, ETC., NY; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
Saranac fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Saranac fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 121ft / 36.9mTotal length
  • $16,644,000Total costs
  • 18,787Total average daily traffic
  • 1,366Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,966Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Saranac, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Saranac, NY

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mt Pisgah Rd (Lat: 44.340833 Lon: -74.128333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23.7 m, Call Sign: WQGX509,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2017, Expiration Date: 05/15/2027, Certifier: Kathy M Paskevich, Registrant: Jkl Communications LLC, 142 Avenue C, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 860-0000, Fax: (802) 860-5037, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Town Garage Rt 3 (Lat: 44.653111 Lon: -73.741250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: KNJF420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.165 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2014, Expiration Date: 05/15/2024, Registrant: Wells Communication Service Inc, 4338 St. Rt. 22, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-5851, Phone: (518) 561-6266, Fax: (518) 561-6619, Email:
  • Lat: 44.698000 Lon: -73.629222, Call Sign: WQSZ723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/2013, Expiration Date: 12/16/2023, Certifier: Linda Tedford, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Saranac)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 487AC , Serial Number: 7AC-3549, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/04/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 11/17/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth L White, 3492 Rt 3, Saranac, NY 12981
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6702J , Serial Number: 28-24397, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 04/23/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Michelle M Waldron, 77 Ny17 Way, Saranac, NY 12981
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76HS , Serial Number: 17702642, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/22/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 08/23/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dennis W Delgrosso, 67 Mustang Way, Saranac, NY 12981, Other Owners: Shirley A Delgrosso

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Saranac, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1278.4 years
John1171.4 years
Joseph1072.6 years
Mary977.8 years
Charles973.6 years
Edward869.5 years
Robert872.9 years
Albert778.9 years
Raymond765.3 years
William777.9 years
Most common last names in Saranac, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wood1579.5 years
Carter1071.3 years
Roberts868.5 years
Bruce878.1 years
Facteau877.1 years
Liberty779.1 years
Ledwith776.9 years
Drollette779.6 years
Plumadore765.7 years
Gadway674.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Saranac, NY
  • 85.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.0%Wood
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Electricity
  • 0.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Saranac, NY
  • 69.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.6%Electricity
  • 6.0%Wood
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Saranac compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Bruce Balch (4)
  • Bruce W. Balch (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.