Shandaken, New York

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Population in 2010: 3,085.
Population change since 2000: -4.6%
 
Males: 1,552  (50.3%)
Females: 1,533  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

50.2 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12464.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,197 (it was $31,566 in 2000)
Shandaken:

$47,197
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,068 (it was $21,121 in 2000)

Shandaken town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $189,952 (it was $90,900 in 2000)
Shandaken:

$189,952
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $264,629; detached houses: $256,546; townhouses or other attached units: $278,259; in 2-unit structures: $387,997; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,461; in 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; mobile homes: $110,938
March 2019 cost of living index in Shandaken: 104.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Shandaken, NY (2010)
    • 2,78090.1%White alone
    • 1535.0%Hispanic
    • 601.9%Two or more races
    • 471.5%Asian alone
    • 280.9%Black alone
    • 80.3%American Indian alone
    • 90.3%Other race alone

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

Crime rates in Shandaken by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.5)
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)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.5)
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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(126.3)
1
(32.5)
2
(65.7)
5
(167.2)
2
(64.5)
2
(64.5)
4
(131.4)
2
(66.3)
3
(100.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(505.1)
11
(358.0)
26
(853.9)
20
(668.9)
32
(1,033)
24
(773.4)
17
(558.7)
24
(795.2)
7
(233.3)
5
(167.4)
7
(236.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(1,547)
23
(748.5)
44
(1,445)
78
(2,609)
54
(1,742)
67
(2,159)
44
(1,446)
42
(1,392)
27
(900.0)
26
(870.7)
23
(776.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(94.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(100.3)
1
(32.3)
1
(32.2)
1
(32.9)
1
(33.1)
1
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(31.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)130.197.3130.7192.6157.5156.0125.9127.275.046.657.0

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City-data.com crime index in Shandaken, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
New York average:

2.87
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Ancestries: German (26.2%), Irish (20.2%), English (13.8%), Italian (10.2%), Dutch (8.2%), Polish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1040 feet

Land area: 119.8 square miles.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (very low).

Shandaken, New York map

384 residents are foreign born (8.3% Europe, 2.6% Asia).

This town:

11.9%
New York:

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

2.1% ($1,875)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (48.8 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (91.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Phoenicia, NY (2.0 miles ),
Pine Hill, NY (2.3 miles ),
Lexington, NY (2.7 miles ),
Halcott, NY (2.9 miles),
Fleischmanns, NY (2.9 miles ),
Hunter, NY (3.3 miles ),
Jewett, NY (3.4 miles ),
Denning, NY (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 42.11 N, Longitude: 74.38 W

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

Shandaken tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $331,900
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Shandaken, NY
Historical housing units in Shandaken, NY
Most common industries in Shandaken, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Construction (14.3%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.1%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Shandaken, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (3.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Carpenters (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)

Average climate in Shandaken, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 56.9. This is better than average.

City:

56.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.314. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.314
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Shandaken-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.9 miles away from the Shandaken town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/16/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shandaken-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 127.4 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 167.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.0 miles away from Shandaken 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 150.3 miles away from Shandaken center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 170.7 miles away from Shandaken 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 313.0 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 Ulster County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Hurricanes: 6, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shandaken topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shandaken:

  • Ulster County Community College (about 22 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,207)
  • Bard College (about 26 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; FT enrollment: 3,137)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Delhi (about 30 miles; Delhi, NY; FT enrollment: 2,911)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 30 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 35 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • Marist College (about 36 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 37 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Shandaken: Winnisook Club (A), Moonhaw Gun Club (B), Phoenicia Library (C), Onteora Hose Company (D), Pine Hill Fire Company 1 (E), Shandaken - Allaben Hose Company (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Catskill Corners Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Shandaken include: Phoenicia United Methodist Church (A), Phoenicia Wesleyan Church (B), Saint Francis de Sales Church (C), Our Lady of Good Counsel Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shandaken Rural Cemetery (1), Hudler Cemetery (2), Longyear Cemetery (3), Van Kleeck Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Kill (A), Panther Kill (B), Woodland Creek (C), Stony Clove Creek (D), Elk Bushkill (E), Dougherty Branch (F), Bushnellsville Creek (G), Birch Creek (H), Warner Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Shandaken include: Catskill State Park (1), Belleayre Mountain Winter Snow Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ulster 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 Shandaken and their reported violations in the past:

J ROCCOS STEAKHOUSE (Address: 7159 RT 28 , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • MARKS MOUNTAIN BROOK INN, INC (Address: 540 ROUTE 42 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

51.2%
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: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.3%
Whole state:

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

4.6%
Whole state:

7.4%
23 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
21 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Shandaken in 2000:

  • 36 people in religious group quarters
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

For population 15 years and over in Shandaken:

Marital status in Shandaken, NY
  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Shandaken:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shandaken, NY (based on Ulster County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,25627
Mainline Protestant15,31178
Other4,26230
Evangelical Protestant4,10442
Black Protestant1,0647
Orthodox1501
None107,346-
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: 45
Ulster County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Ulster County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Ulster County:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Ulster County:

12.61 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Ulster County:

8.1%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.7%
New York:

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

18.9%
State:

15.6%

5.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
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 Orange County, NY  0.82% ($47,367 average AGI)
from Dutchess County, NY  0.81% ($51,063)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($76,703)


5.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
New York average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($559 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, NY  0.80% ($46,641 average AGI)
to Dutchess County, NY  0.68% ($48,633)
to Greene County, NY  0.22% ($40,037)

Businesses in Shandaken, NY

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shandaken:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WELV (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shandaken:

  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBPM (94.3 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDHI (100.3 FM; DELHI, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WPDA (106.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
Shandaken fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Shandaken fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 65Number of bridges
  • 650ft / 198mTotal length
  • $146,649,000Total costs
  • 63,217Total average daily traffic
  • 3,869Total average daily truck traffic
  • 63,888Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Shandaken, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 41930-1939
  • 71950-1959
  • 111960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 191990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Shandaken, NY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 15 Kelly Road (Lat: 42.137611 Lon: -74.527944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 59.6 m, Call Sign: KNKN999
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Cellco Partnership, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Main St 250 E Of Rt 28 (Lat: 41.102583 Lon: -74.441833), Call Sign: KJB991, Licensee ID: L00273529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3400 MHz, 46.4600 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2005, Expiration Date: 05/02/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2015, Registrant: Ulster, County Emergency Communications, 238 Golden Hill Ln, Kingston, NY 12401, Phone: (845) 338-1440
  • TIMBER LAKE CAMP, 354 Timber Lake Road (Lat: 42.146806 Lon: -74.342667), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WRBQ296,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2018, Expiration Date: 05/18/2028, Certifier: Nathan White, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • 127 Rt 28 (Lat: 42.119611 Lon: -74.391667), Type: Building, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WRCY965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.385 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2019, Expiration Date: 03/01/2029, Certifier: Theodore Byron, Registrant: River Valley Radio Inc., Westerlo, NY 12193, Phone: (518) 797-5156, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BELLE AYR, Belleayre Mtn. - Kelley Road (Lat: 42.137583 Lon: -74.527361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WMW600, Licensee ID: L00128694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2016, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB2PBA, Licensee ID: L00339198, Grant Date: 04/09/2012, Expiration Date: 06/16/2022, Certifier: Douglas E Thornton, Registrant: Douglas E Thornton, 15 E Golf Course Rd E, Shandaken, NY 12480
  • Call Sign: KB2SZP, Licensee ID: L00981777, Grant Date: 12/15/2015, Expiration Date: 12/15/2025, Certifier: Mark A Albano, Registrant: Mark A Albano, 126 Golf Course Rd, Shandaken, NY 12480

Most common first names in Shandaken, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John777.0 years
Robert573.0 years
Charles465.8 years
George473.5 years
Frank468.3 years
James475.8 years
Helen481.5 years
Martin472.5 years
Karl372.6 years
Donald369.1 years
Most common last names in Shandaken, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gossoo682.4 years
Ford477.3 years
Ashley377.0 years
Kelly385.3 years
Fichtner379.7 years
Buley375.0 years
Miller368.7 years
Gulnick377.0 years
Lane367.3 years
Lockwood384.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shandaken, NY
  • 60.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.9%Wood
  • 7.0%Electricity
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shandaken, NY
  • 51.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.2%Electricity
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Coal or coke


Shandaken compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.

Shandaken on our top lists:

  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2021.