Seneca Falls, New York

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Population in 2012: 6,677 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 3,260  (48.8%)
Females: 3,417  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

43.9 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13148.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,987 (it was $36,543 in 2000)
Seneca Falls:

$49,987
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,003 (it was $18,520 in 2000)

Seneca Falls village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $97,892 (it was $66,800 in 2000)
Seneca Falls:

$97,892
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $130,098; detached houses: $111,343; townhouses or other attached units: $105,968; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $918,683; mobile homes: $17,340

Median gross rent in 2017: $761.

March 2019 cost of living index in Seneca Falls: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.7%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.7% for Black residents, 77.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 80.0% for other race residents, 41.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Seneca Falls, NY (2017)
    • 5,60990.7%White alone
    • 1342.2%Black alone
    • 1312.1%Two or more races
    • 1212.0%Hispanic
    • 1041.7%Asian alone
    • 80.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Seneca Falls, New York as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Seneca Falls is 305 to 1.


Crime rates in Seneca Falls by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.7)
1
(15.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(30.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(43.8)
6
(68.1)
5
(56.8)
6
(68.1)
2
(23.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.9)
1
(42.3)
1
(10.9)
4
(45.4)
1
(11.4)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(115.8)
10
(145.9)
9
(132.5)
6
(89.9)
3
(45.4)
9
(137.6)
2
(29.8)
11
(465.7)
12
(131.4)
8
(90.8)
20
(227.1)
4
(45.4)
5
(57.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(130.3)
8
(116.7)
5
(73.6)
8
(119.9)
10
(151.4)
11
(168.2)
10
(149.0)
49
(2,075)
39
(426.9)
38
(431.2)
36
(408.7)
22
(249.7)
16
(184.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(376.4)
22
(320.9)
23
(338.7)
50
(749.3)
44
(666.3)
50
(764.6)
67
(998.4)
238
(10,076)
270
(2,956)
267
(3,030)
238
(2,702)
215
(2,440)
180
(2,076)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(60.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(211.7)
5
(54.7)
6
(68.1)
5
(56.8)
2
(22.7)
4
(46.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(59.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)47.355.757.068.364.894.460.8671.0217.1243.1235.5183.9129.6

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City-data.com crime index in Seneca Falls, NY

Crime rate in Seneca Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Italian (32.4%), American (14.4%), Irish (11.6%), English (7.9%), German (6.1%), Ukrainian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1831

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 4.43 square miles.

Population density: 1,509 people per square mile   (low).

Seneca Falls, New York map

201 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.5% North America).

This village:

3.2%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,392 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,480 (2.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (34.4 miles , pop. 147,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (44.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (207.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Waterloo, NY (1.8 miles ),
Cayuga, NY (1.9 miles ),
Fayette, NY (2.2 miles ),
Tyre, NY (2.3 miles ),
Aurelius, NY (2.6 miles ),
Springport, NY (2.6 miles ),
Union Springs, NY (2.6 miles ),
Junius, NY (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 42.91 N, Longitude: 76.80 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -207 (-3.3%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 720 (24.2%)

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Seneca Falls, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Seneca Falls, NY in 2017
Seneca Falls satellite photo by USGS

Seneca Falls tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Seneca Falls, NY
Historical housing units in Seneca Falls, NY
Most common industries in Seneca Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Machinery (12.6%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (17.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.9%)
  • Educational services (16.1%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Machinery (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Seneca Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Seneca Falls, New York

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Tornado activity:

Seneca Falls-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the Seneca Falls village center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 33.6 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seneca Falls-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 142.9 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 188.8 miles away from Seneca Falls center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 240.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.6 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 109.4 miles away from Seneca Falls center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Seneca County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seneca Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Seneca Falls:

  • SENECA FALLS HOSP (2 FALL ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Seneca Falls:

  • SENECA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • HUNTINGTON LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • FINGER LAKES HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GENEVA, NY)
  • GENEVA GENERAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; GENEVA, NY)
  • GENEVA NURSING HOME CLOSED (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GENEVA, NY)
  • MERCY HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER N H INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, NY)

Airports located in Seneca Falls:

College/University in Seneca Falls:

  • New York Chiropractic College (Full-time enrollment: 247; Location: 2360 State Route 89; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nycc.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seneca Falls:

  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 11 miles; Geneva, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,476)
  • Cayuga County Community College (about 14 miles; Auburn, NY; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 23 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • Onondaga Community College (about 32 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 8,920)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 35 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Syracuse University (about 35 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 20,717)
  • Cornell University (about 36 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,360)

Public high school in Seneca Falls:

Private high schools in Seneca Falls:

  • FINGER LAKES CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 77, Location: 2291 STATE ROUTE 89, Grades: PK-12)
  • SENECA BIBLE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 1859 US ROUTE 20, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Seneca Falls:

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Library in Seneca Falls:

  • SENECA FALLS LIBRARY (Operating income: $279,992; Location: 47 CAYUGA STREET; 27,250 books; 1,851 e-books; 1,774 audio materials; 552 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Library in Seneca Falls: This library was sold and a new one was built on Cayuga St. MYNDERSE LIBRARY (Operating income: $517,150; Location: 31 FALL STREET; 21,130 books; 1,310 audio materials; 300 video materials; 62 serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Seneca Falls: Deer Run Corporate and Industrial Park (A), Seneca Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Seneca Falls Department Station 3 (C), Mynderse Library (D), Strand Theatre (E), Seneca Falls City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Seneca Falls include: Calvary Lutheran Church (A), Baptist Seneca Church (B), First United Methodist Church of Seneca Falls (C), Saint Patrick Roman Catholic Church (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Trinity Episcopal Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), Memorial Congregational Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ovid Street Pioneers Cemetery (1), Saint Columbkille Cemetery (2), Rest Vale Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Van Cleef Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Sampson Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Seneca Falls: Women's Rights National Historical Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Eastern National Park & Monument Associates (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 136 Fall Street).

Hotel: Chamberlain Mansion Hotel Motel (30 Cayuga Street).

Birthplace of: Herb Russell - Politician, Charlie Boardman - Baseball player.

Seneca 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 Seneca Falls and their reported violations in the past:

OAK ORCHARD CAMPGROUND (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
GLENWOOD FOODS (Address: 2905 Rt. 318 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Seneca Falls that have no violations reported:

  • MONTEZUMA WINERY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • IDOL RIDGE WINERY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

59.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.1%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
62 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Seneca Falls in 2000:

  • 40 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Seneca Falls (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Seneca Falls Branch at 2109 Routes 5 And 20, Liberty Center, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Community Bank, National Association: Seneca Falls Branch at 70 Falls Street, branch established on 1957/12/28. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Seneca Falls at 54 Fall Street, branch established on 1837/01/01. 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
  • Seneca Falls Savings Bank: at 19 Cayuga Street, branch established on 1870/05/21. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $243.5 mil, Deposits: $190.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Seneca Falls:

Marital status in Seneca Falls, NY
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Seneca Falls:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Seneca Falls
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Seneca Falls, NY (based on Seneca County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,17818
Evangelical Protestant1,89319
Catholic9432
Other5063
Orthodox--
None29,731-
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: 10
Seneca County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Seneca County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Seneca County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

7.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Seneca County:

30.3%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Seneca County:

16.9%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.7%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Seneca Falls:

50.1%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Seneca Falls:

20.8%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Seneca Falls:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Seneca Falls:

35.9%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.6%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.6%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Seneca Falls, NY Residents
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
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

Seneca Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $593,000 ($88.81)
    General - Other: $81,000 ($12.13)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($1.05)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($0.45)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,443,000 ($216.12)
    Police Protection: $805,000 ($120.56)
    Sewerage: $539,000 ($80.72)
    Water Utilities: $515,000 ($77.13)
    Regular Highways: $410,000 ($61.40)
    Financial Administration: $111,000 ($16.62)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $95,000 ($14.23)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($12.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000 ($9.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $56,000 ($8.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $43,000 ($6.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $41,000 ($6.14)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($1.20)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($0.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $467,000 ($69.94)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $133,000 ($19.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $149,000 ($22.32)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.45)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,631,000 ($244.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($6.44)

Seneca Falls government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $618,000 ($92.56)
    Other: $3,000 ($0.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $3,000 ($0.45)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $422,000 ($63.20)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $118,000 ($17.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $110,000 ($16.47)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.60)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $820,000 ($122.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $56,000 ($8.39)
    Other: $6,000 ($0.90)
  • Tax - Property: $2,301,000 ($344.62)
    Public Utilities Sales: $47,000 ($7.04)
    Other License: $22,000 ($3.29)

Seneca Falls government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,635,000 ($1443.01)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,265,000 ($1387.60)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $370,000 ($55.41)

5.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
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 Ontario County, NY  1.26% ($34,427 average AGI)
from Wayne County, NY  0.58% ($34,368)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.56% ($42,740)


5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ontario County, NY  1.23% ($36,615 average AGI)
to Wayne County, NY  0.54% ($37,887)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.43% ($35,053)
Businesses in Seneca Falls, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1H&R Block1
AT&T1Jones New York1
Burger King1Microtel1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
Ford1

Strongest AM radio stations in Seneca Falls:

  • WSFW (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WAUB (1590 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGVA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GENEVA, NY; Owner: GENEVA BROADCASTING INC)
  • WWLF (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: WOLF RADIO, INC)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seneca Falls:

  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLK (101.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: MB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCOV-FM (93.7 FM; CLYDE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEOS (89.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGES OF THE SENECA)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFRW (88.1 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W251AK (98.1 FM; NEDROW, NY; Owner: PATHWAY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBS (104.7 FM; FULTON, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W220CJ (91.9 FM; PENN YAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W251AJ (98.1 FM; MELROSE PARK, NY; Owner: FMX BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Seneca Falls:

  • W69AN (Channel 69; UNION SPRINGS, ETC., NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • W48AO (Channel 48; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W54AK (Channel 54; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Seneca Falls: Hartwell B. Compson.

Seneca Falls fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Seneca Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.0mTotal length
  • $25,689,000Total costs
  • 11,977Total average daily traffic
  • 892Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,095Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Seneca Falls)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Seneca Falls, NY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seneca Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Seneca Falls)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Seneca Falls, NY

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seneca Falls, NY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Seneca Falls, New York:

  • Microtel Inn & Suites, 1966 Rt 5& 20, Seneca Falls, New York 13148 , Phone: (315) 539-8438, Fax: (315) 539-4780
  • Hotel Clarence, 108 Fall St, Seneca Falls, New York 13148 , Phone: (315) 712-4000, Fax: (315) 712-4305
  • Hampton Inn Seneca Falls, 1950 Balsley Rd, Seneca Falls, New York 13148 , Phone: (315) 539-3939, Fax: (315) 539-3938
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Seneca Falls, New York
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Seneca Falls, NY
  • 86.4%Utility gas
  • 8.7%Electricity
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Seneca Falls, NY
  • 61.8%Utility gas
  • 28.7%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Seneca Falls compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.

Seneca Falls on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
There are 8 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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  • Robert J. Tewksbury (3)
  • Mark A. Playford (2)
  • Kenneth Lee Hauenstein (1)
  • Robert W. Osytek (1)
  • Mamio Christa Mattern (1)
  • Anthony E. Stavale (1)
  • David Clark (1)
  • William A. Mcgrimley (1)
  • Thomas F. Shane (1)

Total of 25 patent applications in 2008-2020.