Scotia, New York

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Population in 2013: 7,793 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.1%
 
Males: 3,724  (47.8%)
Females: 4,069  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12302.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,594 (it was $42,028 in 2000)
Scotia:

$55,594
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,370 (it was $20,386 in 2000)

Scotia village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,829 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Scotia:

$148,829
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $175,749; Detached houses: $181,347; Townhouses or other attached units: $215,866; In 2-unit structures: $93,460; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,528; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $170,171; Mobile homes: $43,795

Median gross rent in 2013: $851.

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  • Races in Scotia, NY (2010)

    Scotia races chart
    • 7,21593.3%White alone
    • 2162.8%Hispanic
    • 1121.4%Two or more races
    • 851.1%Asian alone
    • 811.0%Black alone
    • 100.1%American Indian alone
    • 60.08%Other race alone
    • 40.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Scotia: 108.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.4%), Italian (14.3%), German (13.7%), English (10.2%), French (6.4%), Polish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1904

Elevation: 240 feet

Land area: 1.71 square miles.

Population density: 4,565 people per square mile   (average).

Scotia,NY real estate house value index trend

Scotia, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Scotia:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scotia village:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

189 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 0.9% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This village:

2.4%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Scotia, New York as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Scotia to the number of sex offenders is 1,285 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,208 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,275 (2.5%)

Scotia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (2.6 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (137.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Glenville, NY (1.5 miles ), Schenectady, NY (1.6 miles ), Rotterdam, NY (1.8 miles ), Niskayuna, NY (1.9 miles ), East Glenville, NY (1.9 miles ), Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction, NY (2.4 miles ), Princetown, NY (2.5 miles ), Mariaville Lake, NY (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $56,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $34,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 2004: 36 buildings, average cost: $83,400
  • 2005: 49 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 73.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,376 (-17.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 505 (13.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Scotia household income distribution Scotia home values distribution

Crime rates in Scotia by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0001000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.012.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.013.0
Rapes 000401011001N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.050.80.012.50.012.412.40.00.012.8N/A
Robberies 4232161434111
per 100,000 50.224.937.925.412.775.212.349.437.350.112.912.813.0
Assaults 3354388574743
per 100,000 37.637.363.150.838.0100.398.761.887.050.190.251.439.0
Burglaries 18122133222217222226152114
per 100,000 225.8149.4265.0419.3278.7275.7209.7271.8273.5325.9193.2269.6181.8
Thefts 188179201205178181110146171187121137112
per 100,000 2,358.32,228.32,536.32,604.52,255.22,268.51,356.91,804.02,126.12,343.91,558.51,759.11,454.5
Auto thefts 58487441156360
per 100,000 62.799.650.5101.688.750.149.3135.962.275.238.677.00.0
Arson 1N/AN/AN/AN/A0001301N/A
per 100,000 12.5N/AN/AN/AN/A0.00.00.012.437.60.012.8N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 148.2131.8159.3242.7138.0179.4103.7149.7159.0158.9108.5128.9128.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Scotia detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +419 (+5.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Scotia, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Scotia, New York average temperatures Scotia, New York average precipitation Scotia, New York humidity Scotia, New York wind speed Scotia, New York snowfall Scotia, New York sunshine Scotia, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Scotia-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Scotia village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/24/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the village center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scotia-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 79.9 miles away from the city 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 115.2 miles away from Scotia 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 128.0 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) earthquake occurred 38.8 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 78.7 miles away from Scotia 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 203.5 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 Schenectady County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: George Runner - Politician, Conyers Herring - Physicist, Laura Diaz - Professional golfer, Helmut Karl Buechner - Ecologist, Josh Duell - College basketball player (Vermont Catamounts).

Hospitals and medical centers in Scotia:

  • BAPTIST HEALTH N AND R (297 N BALLSTON AVE)
  • GLENDALE HOME INFIRMARY (HETCHELTOWN RD)
  • GLENDALE HOME SCHDY CNTY DEPT (59 HETCHELTOWN ROAD)

Airports located in Scotia:

Amtrak stations near Scotia:

  • 2 miles: SCHENECTADY (332 ERIE BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: AMSTERDAM (RAILROAD & W. MAIN STS.) . 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, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: ALBANY-RENSSELAER (RENSSELAER, 555 EAST ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scotia:

  • Schenectady County Community College (about 2 miles; Schenectady, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 3 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Excelsior College (about 11 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,723)
  • SUNY at Albany (about 13 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 15,490)
  • Siena College (about 14 miles; Loudonville, NY; FT enrollment: 3,153)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 15 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • The Sage Colleges (about 16 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 2,499)

Public high schools in Scotia:

Private high school in Scotia:

  • SCHENECTADY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 284; Location: 36 SACANDAGA RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Scotia:

Private elementary/middle schools in Scotia:

  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF SCHENECTADY (Students: 27; Location: 50 CYPRESS DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • OAK HILL SCHOOL (Students: 23; Location: 139 CHARLTON RD; Grades: 2 - 8)
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Notable locations in Scotia: Scotia Railroad Station (A), Village of Scotia Sewage Disposal Plant (B), Scotia Branch Schenectady County Public Library (C), Saint Josephs Hall (D), Scotia Fire Department (E), Scotia Village Hall (F), Adirondack Manor Assisted Living Center (G), Baptist Health Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (H), Scotia Village Hall (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Scotia include: First Reformed Church (A), Saint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church (C), Scotia United Methodist Church (D), Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (E), First Baptist Church of Scotia (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Park Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Collins Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Scotia: Collins Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Schenectady 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 2012 was 76.8. This is about average.

City:

76.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.972
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.08. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.08
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.9%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.4% for Black residents, 0.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  59.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
300 people in nursing homes in 2000
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Scotia, New York environmental map by EPA

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Scotia 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Scotia (2011 data):

  • TrustCo Bank: Scotia Office at 123 Mohawk Avenue, branch established on 2002/05/22. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,250.1 mil, Deposits: $3,736.0 mil, headquarters in Glenville, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • First National Bank of Scotia: First National Bank Of Scotia at 201 Mohawk Avenue, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $373.8 mil, Deposits: $341.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Glenville Bank Holding Company, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Glenville Branch at 200 Saratoga Avenue, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
New York average:

13.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Scotia village (based on Schenectady County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic44,17817
Mainline Protestant12,03146
Other9,12816
Evangelical Protestant6,17636
Black Protestant1,1186
Orthodox2151
None81,881-
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: 25
Schenectady County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Schenectady County:

4.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 99
Here:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Schenectady County:

25.0%
New York:

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

14.9%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$17,893$42,9430$0
Other Government Administration 3$15,283$61,1320$0
Judicial and Legal 4$38,381$115,1430$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$122,490$81,66010$4,455
Firefighters 13$90,585$83,6170$0
Streets and Highways 15$66,763$53,4102$9,781
Sewerage 3$13,836$55,3440$0
Parks and Recreation 3$15,870$63,4802$7,919
Water Supply 3$14,577$58,3080$0
Totals for Government 67$395,678$70,86814$22,155

Scotia government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($0.51)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $839,000 ($107.66)
    General - Other: $820,000 ($105.22)
    Fire Protection: $773,000 ($99.19)
    Sewerage: $596,000 ($76.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $488,000 ($62.62)
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $468,000 ($60.05)
    Water Utilities: $405,000 ($51.97)
    Regular Highways: $254,000 ($32.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $191,000 ($24.51)
    Housing & Community Development: $176,000 ($22.58)
    Financial Administration: $91,000 ($11.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $77,000 ($9.88)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($3.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $30,000 ($3.85)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($2.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $136,000 ($17.45)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $66,000 ($8.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $43,000 ($5.52)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($4.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($3.72)
    Fire Protection: $26,000 ($3.34)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($0.90)
    Judicial: $2,000 ($0.26)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,282,000 ($292.83)

Scotia government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $826,000 ($105.99)
    All Other: $91,000 ($11.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($2.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $468,000 ($60.05)
    All Other: $176,000 ($22.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $689,000 ($88.41)
    All Other: $211,000 ($27.08)
    Highways: $6,000 ($0.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $134,000 ($17.19)
    Interest Earnings: $62,000 ($7.96)
    Special Assessments: $22,000 ($2.82)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $518,000 ($66.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $61,000 ($7.83)
    General Support: $55,000 ($7.06)
    All Other: $18,000 ($2.31)
  • Tax - Property: $2,387,000 ($306.30)
    NEC: $142,000 ($18.22)
    Public Utilities: $70,000 ($8.98)

Scotia government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,274,000 ($291.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,101,000 ($269.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $173,000 ($22.20)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $243,000 ($31.18)
    End of Fiscal Year: $221,000 ($28.36)

Scotia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $42,000 ($5.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,933,000 ($248.04)

5.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
New York average:

5.06%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,300 average AGI)
Schenectady County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Albany County, NY  1.51% ($38,453 average AGI)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.78% ($39,347)
from Rensselaer County, NY  0.39% ($40,091)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,361 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($656 average AGI)
Schenectady County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Albany County, NY  1.31% ($38,260 average AGI)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.95% ($49,466)
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.34% ($37,523)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scotia:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WVKZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDY (1460 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMM (1300 AM; 5 kW; RENSSELAER, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMC (1400 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scotia:

  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WKKF (102.3 FM; BALLSTON SPA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDCD-FM (96.7 FM; CLIFTON PARK, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTRY-FM (98.3 FM; ROTTERDAM, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKLI-FM (100.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBKK (97.7 FM; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: GEM ASSOCIATES, L. P.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)

TV broadcast stations around Scotia:

  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNGX-LP (Channel 42; SCHNECTADY, NY; Owner: BRIAN A. LARSON)
  • W52DF (Channel 52; ALBANY, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Scotia fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Scotia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $5,721,000Total costs
  • 35,636Total average daily traffic
  • 1,338Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Scotia)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Airport Rd Schenectady Co Airport (Lat: 42.853694 Lon: -73.934833), Call Sign: KUX444, Licensee ID: L00115737
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0800 MHz, 46.2000 MHz, 46.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/1996, Expiration Date: 09/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/17/2002
    Registrant: Schenectady Cty Mutual Aid Fire System, 531 Liberty St, Schenectady, NY 12305, Phone: (518) 370-3113
  • Vley Rd (Lat: 42.843139 Lon: -73.971806), Call Sign: KEK26
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.085 MHz, 159.060 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 09/28/2022
    Registrant: Schenectady County Public Works, 100 Kellar Ave, Schenectady, NY 12306, Phone: (518) 356-5344, Fax: (518) 357-9547, Email:
  • 4 N Ten Broeck St (Lat: 42.826750 Lon: -73.964278), Call Sign: KWX574
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 03/23/2014
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service 122208, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 4 N Ten Broeck St (Lat: 42.826750 Lon: -73.964278), Call Sign: WAL294
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.850 MHz, 156.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/2003, Expiration Date: 03/09/2014
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service 122208, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 297 North Ballston Ave (Lat: 42.836389 Lon: -73.954722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.5 m, Call Sign: WQNB737
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2010, Expiration Date: 12/07/2020, Certifier: Alan J Cunningham
    Registrant: Wells Communication Svc., Inc., 221 N. Greenbush Rd., Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 283-2735, Fax: (518) 283-0901, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Pashley ES, Pashley Es, 30 Pashley Road (Lat: 42.884250 Lon: -73.922889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPUK465
    Assigned Frequencies: 19600.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2012, Expiration Date: 03/21/2022, Certifier: William Hostetter
    Registrant: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central Schools, 50 Cypress Drive, Glenville, NY 12302, Phone: (518) 399-9141, Fax: (518) 399-6937, Email:
  • District Office, District Office, 50 Cypress Drive (Lat: 42.878139 Lon: -73.940944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPUK466
    Assigned Frequencies: 19480.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2012, Expiration Date: 03/21/2022, Certifier: William Hostetter
    Registrant: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central Schools, 50 Cypress Drive, Glenville, NY 12302, Phone: (518) 399-9141, Fax: (518) 399-6937, Email:
  • Pattersonville, 1243 Waters Rd (Lat: 42.899722 Lon: -74.056528), Type: Mast, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 38.4 m, Call Sign: WQGX538
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/2007, Expiration Date: 05/15/2017, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • D\'ALLAIRD NY, 748 Relton Rd (091984) (Lat: 42.870278 Lon: -74.006472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 31.7 m, Call Sign: WQIJ914
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/29/2008, Expiration Date: 02/28/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 19 Airport Road (Lat: 42.850278 Lon: -73.937917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 5.2 m, Overall height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WPXB825
    Assigned Frequencies: 136.450 MHz, 136.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/28/2003, Expiration Date: 08/28/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2003, Certifier: Arthur J Ercolani
    Registrant: Honeywell International Inc., 23500 W. 105th St., Olathe, KS 66061, Phone: (913) 712-2759, Email:
  • 19 Airport Road (Lat: 42.850278 Lon: -73.937917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 5.2 m, Overall height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WPXJ477
    Assigned Frequencies: 136.450 MHz, 136.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/23/2008, Expiration Date: 12/31/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2010, Certifier: Arthur J Ercolani
    Registrant: Honeywell International, Inc., 23500 W. 105th Street, Olathe, KS 66061, Phone: (913) 712-2352, Fax: (913) 712-2951, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Scotia)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Scotia)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED61$137,62346$123,370141$121,54617$46,29410$74,8000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$159,0005$158,00013$160,8463$55,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$141,0005$109,00058$128,9149$15,2224$133,5001$20,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$130,7143$140,33344$128,0681$121,0001$211,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$187,0002$93,0009$123,7781$6,0001$86,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0322.00 , 0323.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$129,7142$169,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$120,0002$139,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$67,0003$149,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$160,0001$130,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0322.00 , 0323.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 76
  • Service Call: 13

Incident types - Scotia

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Scotia, NY
Businesses in Scotia, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Pizza Hut1
CVS2RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway2
FedEx1T-Mobile1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1U-Haul1
Honda1Vans1
MasterBrand Cabinets7YMCA1
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