Sherman, New York

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Population in 2014: 709 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.7%
 
Males: 318  (44.9%)
Females: 391  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 14781.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,869 (it was $30,583 in 2000)
Sherman:

$41,869
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,722 (it was $15,266 in 2000)

Sherman village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $65,584 (it was $46,900 in 2000)
Sherman:

$65,584
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $112,029; Detached houses: $117,318; Townhouses or other attached units: $130,255; In 2-unit structures: $83,872; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $85,084; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $147,576; Mobile homes: $40,489; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $20,862

Median gross rent in 2013: $370.

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  • Races in Sherman, NY (2010)

    Sherman races chart
    • 70997.1%White alone
    • 121.6%Two or more races
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sherman: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.2%), Irish (12.9%), English (12.4%), Swedish (11.7%), Dutch (10.1%), Polish (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 1539 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 854 people per square mile   (low).

Sherman,NY real estate house value index trend

Sherman, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Sherman:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sherman village:

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,113 (3.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,024 (2.9%)

Sherman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (24.9 miles , pop. 103,717).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (64.0 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (276.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mina, NY (2.4 miles ), Chautauqua, NY (2.7 miles ), Mayville, NY (2.8 miles ), Panama, NY (2.8 miles ), North Harmony, NY (2.9 miles ), Clymer, NY (2.9 miles ), Ripley, NY (3.1 miles ), French Creek, NY (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.16 N, Longitude: 79.59 W

Area code: 716

Sherman household income distribution Sherman home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Sherman, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Sherman-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Sherman village center .

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sherman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from Sherman center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 292.9 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) earthquake occurred 224.1 miles away from Sherman 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 336.5 miles away from the city 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 Chautauqua County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sherman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sherman:

  • HOSPICE CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MAYVILLE, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB WESTFIELD L L C (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WESTFIELD, NY)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING NORTH EAST (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NORTH EAST, PA)
  • WESTFIELD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; WESTFIELD, NY)
  • CORRY REGIONAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; CORRY, PA)

airports located in Sherman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherman:

  • Jamestown Community College (about 20 miles; Jamestown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,384)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (about 21 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Mercyhurst University (about 24 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,888)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 25 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)
  • Gannon University (about 26 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 3,760)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 34 miles; Edinboro, PA; FT enrollment: 6,746)
  • Allegheny College (about 46 miles; Meadville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,249)

Public high school in Sherman:

Public elementary/middle school in Sherman:

Private elementary/middle schools in Sherman:

See full list of schools located in Sherman

Library in Sherman:

  • MINERVA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,697; Location: 116 MILLER STREET; 12,497 books; 361 audio materials; 805 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sherman: Minerva Free Library (A), Sherman Fire Department (B), Main Street Theatre (C), Village of Sherman Garage (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sherman include: Saint Isaac Jogues Church (A), Sherman Community Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Abundant Life Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Sherman Assembly of God Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Chautauqua County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 78.9. This is about average.

City:

78.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.210. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.37. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.37
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.972
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.4%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.4%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Sherman (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Sherman Branch at 101 Main Street, branch established on 1946/04/11. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
New York average:

13.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sherman village (based on Chautauqua County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,91213
Mainline Protestant18,65986
Evangelical Protestant11,175105
Other2,88419
Orthodox2302
Black Protestant1201
None80,925-
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: 37
Chautauqua County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Chautauqua County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Chautauqua County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Here:

11.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

29.3%
New York:

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

12.4%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.4%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.1%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sherman:

23.6%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sherman:

8.6%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sherman:

34.5%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Sherman:

57.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Sherman:

78.0%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sherman, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,734
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$616
Streets and Highways 2$2,722$16,3320$0
Sewerage 3$4,537$18,1480$0
Other and Unallocable 2$578$3,4682$578
Totals for Government 7$7,837$13,4358$2,928

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $113,000 ($159.38)
    Regular Highways: $72,000 ($101.55)
    Fire Protection: $56,000 ($78.98)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($70.52)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($36.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($29.62)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($22.57)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($18.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($16.93)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($14.10)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($11.28)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,000 ($8.46)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($22.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($2.82)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $139,000 ($196.05)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $125,000 ($176.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($4.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $61,000 ($86.04)
    All Other: $38,000 ($53.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($14.10)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($9.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($59.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($8.46)
    General Support: $4,000 ($5.64)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.41)
  • Tax - Property: $118,000 ($166.43)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($4.23)
    NEC: $3,000 ($4.23)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $270,000 ($380.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $255,000 ($359.66)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $15,000 ($21.16)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $29,000 ($40.90)
    End of Fiscal Year: $24,000 ($33.85)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $87,000 ($122.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $311,000 ($438.65)

2.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,167 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.97%
New York average:

5.06%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($530 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Erie County, NY  0.51% ($32,576 average AGI)
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.34% ($33,098)
from Erie County, PA  0.17% ($33,578)


3.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,138 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.71%
New York average:

5.46%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Erie County, NY  0.66% ($30,755 average AGI)
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.27% ($28,489)
to Erie County, PA  0.25% ($41,850)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sherman:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRIE (1260 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WFNN (1330 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEYZ (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NORTH EAST, PA)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWCB (1370 AM; 1 kW; CORRY, PA; Owner: CORRY COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sherman:

  • WRKT (100.9 FM; NORTH EAST, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WRTS (103.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMCE (88.5 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: MERCYHURST COLLEGE)
  • WXKC (99.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WFGO (94.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WQHZ (102.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQLN-FM (91.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCTL (106.3 FM; UNION CITY, PA; Owner: INSPIRATION TIME, INC.)
  • WXTA (97.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WERG (89.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: GANNON UNIVERSITY)
  • W211AE (90.1 FM; MAYVILLE, ETC., NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sherman:

  • W64AF (Channel 64; SHERMAN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WICU-TV (Channel 12; ERIE, PA; Owner: SJL OF PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)
  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WJET-TV (Channel 24; ERIE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ERIE, L.L.C.)
  • WSEE-TV (Channel 35; ERIE, PA; Owner: INITIAL BROADCASTING OF PENNSYLVANIA LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WQLN (Channel 54; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WFXP (Channel 66; ERIE, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48CH (Channel 48; ERIE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Sherman, New York
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count153
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents215
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons32
  • Fatalities163
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents400
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents33
See more detailed statistics of Sherman fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $4,449,000Total costs
  • 5,026Total average daily traffic
  • 723Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sherman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.163111 Lon: -79.597000, Call Sign: KTR563
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, 155.235 MHz, 155.280 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022Registrant: Communications Services Of Wny & Pa, 1367 East Second Street, Jamestown, NY 14701, Phone: (716) 664-6200, Fax: (716) 664-5006, Email:
  • County Rte 302, West Of Stebbins Road (Lat: 42.162500 Lon: -79.531944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WPYU586
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2013, Expiration Date: 10/30/2023, Certifier: Robert TillerRegistrant: Utilities Telecom Council, 1129 20th Street Nw, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 872-0030, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SHERMAN, 3385 Armenian Rd (Lat: 42.142333 Lon: -79.573917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.8 m, Call Sign: WPNH777, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2015, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • Frontier Sherman, 1.5 Mi Se From Sherman Ny E Side Of Armenian Rd. .35 Mi From Freeman Road (Lat: 42.144222 Lon: -79.575333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPRR467
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2010, Expiration Date: 12/26/2020, Certifier: Matthew J TrussoRegistrant: County Of Chautauqua Office Of The Sheriff, 15 E. Chautauqua St., Mayville, NY 14757, Phone: (716) 753-4616, Fax: (716) 753-4285, Email:
  • PRB1007A, 3385 Armenian Rd (Lat: 42.142778 Lon: -79.574444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.6 m, Call Sign: WQFB459
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.62 MHz, 6835.62 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2016, Expiration Date: 06/07/2026, Certifier: Thomas J CowperRegistrant: Nys Div. Of Homeland Security And Emergency Services, 1220 Washington Ave, Bldg. 7a, Ste 710, State Office Campus, Albany, NY 12242, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • SHERMAN, 3199 Armenia Road (Lat: 42.144333 Lon: -79.574861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 58.3 m, Call Sign: WQOT530
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2012, Expiration Date: 01/25/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sherman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2044Z , Serial Number: 15059844, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Q Pratt, 9651 Hazen Rd, Sherman, NY 14781
  • Aircraft: WILKINS KENNETH E #1 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4514W , Serial Number: 226, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Grant M Pearsoll, 4401 Sherman Ripley Rd, Sherman, NY 14781
  • Aircraft: BEECH C35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 677D , Serial Number: D-2950, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Q Pratt, 9651 Hazen Rd, Sherman, NY 14781
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9344B , Serial Number: 55144, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 11/05/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Q Pratt, 9651 Hazen Rd, Sherman, NY 14781

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$41,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0367.00

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

  • PINE JUNCTION (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SALE BARN DINER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Sherman, NY

  • True Value: 1

Sherman compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Sherman on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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