For population 25 years and over in Shandaken:
For population 15 years and over in Shandaken town:
384 residents are foreign born (8.3% Europe, 2.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
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 ), Middletown, NY (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 42.11 N, Longitude: 74.38 W
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Crime in Shandaken (2001):
Shandaken tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Shandaken: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Shandaken, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Shandaken-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 21% 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 slightly below New York state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.6 miles away from Shandaken center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ulster County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Shandaken:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shandaken:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Shandaken and their reported violations in the past:COPPER HOOD INN (Address: 70-39 ROUTE 28 , Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MARKS MOUNTAIN BROOK INN. INC (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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:
People in group quarters in Shandaken:
Shandaken compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Shandaken (based on Ulster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,363 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($129 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,681 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Shandaken:
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Shandaken, New York:
See more detailed statistics of Shandaken fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 62See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Shandaken, NY
Total length: 199 meters (653ft)
Total costs: $147,709,000
Total average daily traffic: 63,222
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,400
Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic: 82,148
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
Businesses in Shandaken, NY
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.