Smallwood, New York

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Population in 2010: 580. Population change since 2000: +2.5%
Males: 331  (57.2%)
Females: 249  (42.8%)
Median resident age:  49.0 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 12762, 12778, 12786.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,812 (it was $46,845 in 2000)
Smallwood:

$51,812
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,283 (it was $31,035 in 2000)

Smallwood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $182,259 (it was $74,100 in 2000)
Smallwood:

$182,259
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $302,486; Detached houses: $302,486
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  • White alone - 510 (87.9%)
  • Hispanic - 39 (6.7%)
  • Two or more races - 18 (3.1%)
  • Black alone - 9 (1.6%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Smallwood: 103.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (26.2%), English (16.4%), Italian (13.0%), French (3.8%), German (2.6%), Russian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 1.55 square miles.

Population density: 375 people per square mile   (very low).

Smallwood,NY real estate house value index trend

Smallwood, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Smallwood:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 15.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smallwood CDP:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

70 residents are foreign born (6.8% Europe, 3.6% Latin America).

This place:  10.4%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,117 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,435 (1.3%)

Smallwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (47.4 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (71.9 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (74.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Bethel, NY (1.6 miles ), Monticello, NY (2.5 miles ), Thompson, NY (2.7 miles ), Fowlerville, NY (2.8 miles ), Forestburgh, NY (2.9 miles ), Cochecton, NY (3.1 miles ), Liberty, NY (3.2 miles ), South Fallsburg, NY (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.66 N, Longitude: 74.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 845

Smallwood household income distribution Smallwood home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (62%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (67%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (17%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Bus drivers (7%)
  • Other transportation workers (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Printing workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (10%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Personal appearance workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)

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

Average climate in Smallwood, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Smallwood-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Smallwood place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 29.0 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Smallwood-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 160.4 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 203.2 miles away from Smallwood 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 112.0 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 67.4 miles away from the city 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 289.0 miles away from Smallwood center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 207.3 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 Sullivan County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Smallwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Smallwood:

  • CATSKILL DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MONTICELLO, NY)
  • HOSPICE OF SULLIVAN COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MONTICELLO, NY)
  • ACHIEVE REHAB AND NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LIBERTY, NY)
  • SULLIVAN COUNTY ADULT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LIBERTY, NY)
  • SDTC - THE CENTER FOR DISCOVERY (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LIBERTY, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smallwood:

  • Orange County Community College (about 26 miles; Middletown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,742)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 38 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 38 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Sussex County Community College (about 42 miles; Newton, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,402)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Delhi (about 43 miles; Delhi, NY; FT enrollment: 2,911)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 43 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Marywood University (about 46 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)

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Lakes and reservoirs: Sicans Pond (A), Mountain Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sullivan 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 Smallwood and their reported violations in the past:

JD WATER COMPANY INC. (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
EDWARD M COLLINS MEMORIAL PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
BETHEL SENIOR CITIZEN HOUSING (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-11-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2010)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2009)
LAKE VIEW COTTAGES & MOTEL,INC (Population served: 12, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.2%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.6%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Smallwood compared to New York state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Wood (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Smallwood CDP (based on Sullivan County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.64%
Here: 44.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents55.8%22.5%9.5%3.0%2.6%
Congregations13.3%11.1%30.0%4.4%8.9%
NameReformed Church in AmericaFree Methodist Church of North AmericaEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.6%0.9%0.8%0.7%2.6%
Congregations5.6%3.3%3.3%5.6%14.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 31
Sullivan County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Sullivan County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Sullivan County:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Here:

10.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

24.1%
New York:

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

16.4%
State:

15.6%

4.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($353 average AGI)
Sullivan County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, NY  1.19% ($38,695 average AGI)
from Ulster County, NY  0.31% ($33,115)
from Queens County, NY  0.29% ($68,654)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,386 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($331 average AGI)
Sullivan County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, NY  1.31% ($39,674 average AGI)
to Ulster County, NY  0.41% ($36,397)
to Queens County, NY  0.18% ($43,460)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smallwood:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVOS (1240 AM; 1 kW; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smallwood:

  • WJUX (99.7 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: MONTICELLO MOUNTAIN TOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSUL (98.3 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: REYNOLDS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDNB (102.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJFF (90.5 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: RADIO CATSKILL)
  • WPDA (106.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGWR (88.1 FM; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W233AH (94.5 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: RADIO CATSKILL)
  • WVOS-FM (95.9 FM; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOSR (91.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WZAD (97.3 FM; WURTSBORO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXHD (90.1 FM; MOUNT HOPE, NY; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPJ (88.9 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WQFN (100.1 FM; FOREST CITY, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WYCY (105.3 FM; HAWLEY, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Smallwood:

  • W51BN (Channel 51; WHITE LAKE, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • W30AZ (Channel 30; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • W27AL (Channel 27; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N1QNE, Licensee ID: L00742269
    Grant Date: 09/16/2003, Expiration Date: 10/12/2013
    Registrant: Osvaldo Gonzalez Jr, Po Box 656, Smallwood, NY 12778
  • Call Sign: WA2KGK, Licensee ID: L00263000
    Grant Date: 06/24/2000, Expiration Date: 06/24/2010, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2012
    Registrant: Salvatore S Lo Castro, Smallwood, NY 12778
  • Call Sign: KC2WUO, Licensee ID: L01551138
    Grant Date: 03/02/2010, Expiration Date: 03/02/2020, Certifier: Bogdan Segarceanu
    Registrant: Bogdan Segarceanu, 67 Ozark Trail, Smallwood, NY 12778

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4310F , Serial Number: 28-7715014, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Komair Inc, Po Box 291, Smallwood, NY 12778
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7364Y , Serial Number: 30-415, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1964
    Registrant (Individual): John Manning, Po Box 194, Smallwood, NY 12778

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 7
Most common first names in Smallwood, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1974.1 years
Frank973.7 years
Mary980.2 years
Charles871.5 years
William860.9 years
George778.9 years
Joseph778.9 years
Edward668.2 years
Harry575.2 years
Anna581.4 years
Most common last names in Smallwood, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lapolt577.0 years
Murphy571.8 years
Percaccio579.6 years
Smith479.5 years
Hirth370.7 years
Podest372.3 years
Alquist280.0 years
Dietrich277.5 years
Carnevale281.5 years
Komatz273.0 years
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