For population 25 years and over in Southeast:
For population 15 years and over in Southeast town:
1,796 residents are foreign born (5.5% Latin America, 3.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (7.6 miles , pop. 74,848).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (40.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Brewster, NY (0.8 miles ), Brewster Hill, NY (1.2 miles ), Peach Lake, NY (1.8 miles ), Carmel Hamlet, NY (1.9 miles ), Lake Carmel, NY (2.2 miles ), North Salem, NY (2.3 miles ), Patterson, NY (2.3 miles ), Putnam Lake, NY (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.40 N, Longitude: 73.61 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 845
Work and jobs in Southeast: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Southeast, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Southeast-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.2 miles away from the Southeast town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Southeast-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Southeast center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.0 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 23.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from Southeast center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Fanny Crosby - Lyricist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Southeast:
Operable nuclear power plants near Southeast:
Local government website: www.townofsoutheast-ny.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Southeast:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.238. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
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 Southeast:
Southeast compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Southeast (based on Putnam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.69%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 31
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($69,139 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($179 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($65,758 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($153 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Southeast:
Strongest FM radio stations in Southeast:
TV broadcast stations around Southeast:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 55See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Southeast, NY
Total length: 478 meters (1,568ft)
Total costs: $161,295,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,299,805
Total average daily truck traffic: 168,419
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: