For population 25 years and over in Seneca:
For population 15 years and over in Seneca town:
41 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (35.4 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (219.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Hall, NY (1.7 miles ), Geneva, NY (2.2 miles ), Hopewell, NY (2.7 miles ), Gorham, NY (2.8 miles ), Benton, NY (2.8 miles ), Phelps, NY (2.9 miles ), Clifton Springs, NY (3.0 miles ), Rushville, NY (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.84 N, Longitude: 77.08 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 315
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Seneca: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Seneca-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.6 miles away from the Seneca town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 tornado 35.9 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Seneca-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from Seneca center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 37.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from Seneca center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ontario County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Abraham Lincoln DeMond - African s' rights activist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Seneca:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seneca:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
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:
8 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
2 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Seneca compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Seneca town (based on Ontario County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Number of full-service restaurants: 112
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,490 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,040 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Seneca:
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TV broadcast stations around Seneca:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Seneca, NY
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total costs: $25,159,000
Total average daily traffic: 20,522
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,488
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2