Springwater, New York

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Population in 2010: 2,439. Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 1,251  (51.3%)
Females: 1,188  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  44.1 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14560.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,290 (it was $43,059 in 2000)
Springwater:

$53,290
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,108 (it was $17,783 in 2000)

Springwater town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,629 (it was $68,900 in 2000)
Springwater:

$103,629
NY:

$277,600
  • Races in Springwater, NY (2010)

    Springwater races chart
    • 2,36396.9%White alone
    • 291.2%Two or more races
    • 241.0%Hispanic
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springwater: 98.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), Irish (20.0%), English (15.1%), Italian (9.9%), United States (9.2%), French (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 970 feet

Land area: 53.3 square miles.

Population density: 46 people per square mile   (very low).

Springwater,NY real estate house value index trend

Springwater, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Springwater:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springwater town:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

22 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Springwater town:  2.0% ($1,409)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Springwater satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (36.9 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (221.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Springwater Hamlet, NY (1.1 miles ), Websters Crossing, NY (2.0 miles) , Wayland, NY (2.2 miles ), Canadice, NY (2.4 miles ), Sparta, NY (2.6 miles ), Scottsburg, NY (2.8 miles) , Conesus, NY (2.8 miles ), Dansville, NY (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $174,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $174,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.63 N, Longitude: 77.57 W

Area code: 585

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (3%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Food and beverage stores (10%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Top executives (3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Springwater, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Springwater-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.6 miles away from the Springwater town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 tornado 39.3 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springwater-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 165.1 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 186.4 miles away from Springwater 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 231.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 197.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 178.1 miles away from Springwater 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) earthquake occurred 172.1 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 Livingston County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springwater topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Springwater:

  • NICHOLAS H NOYES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; DANSVILLE, NY)
  • CONESUS LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LIVONIA, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springwater:

  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 18 miles; Geneseo, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,520)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 24 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 29 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 29 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 33 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,177)
  • Monroe Community College (about 33 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • Nazareth College (about 33 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)

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Notable locations in Springwater: All Western Evergreen Nursery (A), Springwater Town Wastewater Treatment Facility (B), Holiday Hill Campground (C), Tabor Corners (D), Springwater Town Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Springwater include: Wright Church (A), Pleasant Valley Church (B), Webster Crossing United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fort Farm Cemetery (1), Pleasant Valley West Cemetery (2), Capron Cemetery (3), Ashley Cemetery (4), Ford Cemetery (5), Mount Vernon Cemetery (6), Evergreen Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Springwater Creek (A), Limekiln Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Livingston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.9%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.4%
Whole state:

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

2.3%
Whole state:

7.4%
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
9 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

14.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springwater town (based on Livingston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic14,9166
Mainline Protestant6,20440
Evangelical Protestant4,30831
Other4386
None39,527-
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: 13
Livingston County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Livingston County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Livingston County:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

9.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

27.5%
New York:

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

13.9%
State:

15.6%

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Monroe County, NY  1.68% ($41,494 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.41% ($30,031)
from Ontario County, NY  0.29% ($32,899)


5.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
New York average:

5.46%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($178 average AGI)
Livingston County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Monroe County, NY  1.92% ($35,083 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.41% ($28,173)
to Wyoming County, NY  0.32% ($33,442)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springwater:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WDNY (1400 AM; 1 kW; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springwater:

  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCIK (103.1 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WZXV (99.7 FM; PALMYRA, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WVOR-FM (100.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W257AX (99.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WVIN-FM (98.3 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES MASS MEDIA, NA CORP.)
  • WBER (90.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE B.O.C.E.S. #1)

TV broadcast stations around Springwater:

  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
Springwater fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Springwater fatal accident list:

Oct 29, 2011 07:30 AM, Sr-15a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 2, 2006 03:10 AM, Strutt St, Lat: 42.60577, Lon: -77.57975, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 8, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 3, 2004 01:10 PM, Sr-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 2000 04:00 PM, Sr-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 8, 1999 04:19 PM, Cr-32, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $1,804,000Total costs
  • 7,478Total average daily traffic
  • 631Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,939Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Springwater)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • SPRINGWATER, 8145 South Main Street (Lat: 42.629944 Lon: -77.597972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQAL909
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1600 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/30/2024, Certifier: John M YorkRegistrant: Livingston County Sheriffs Office 911 Center, 4 Court St, Geneseo, NY 14454, Phone: (585) 243-6956, Fax: (585) 243-7104, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • SPRINGWATER, Sw Corner Swarts & Townline Rds ( 092874 ) (Lat: 42.639222 Lon: -77.659694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 84.1 m, Overall height: 91.7 m, Call Sign: WPOR906
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.62 MHz, 6685.62 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/2009, Expiration Date: 02/26/2019Registrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm Blvd, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Fax: (703) 726-5594, Email:
  • SPRINGWATER, 7608 Marvin Hill Road (Lat: 42.621778 Lon: -77.585111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQPA308
    Assigned Frequencies: 10955.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/19/2012, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • SPRINGWATER, 3 Mi W Of (Lat: 42.639222 Lon: -77.659694), Overall height: 88.1 m, Call Sign: KEA27, Licensee ID: L00976380
    Assigned Frequencies: 6301.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.20 MHz, 6375.20 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6256.54 MHz... (+8 more)Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/11/2005, Certifier: Dennis W Guard Jr.Registrant: Intermedia Communications LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Springwater)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 96875 , Serial Number: 9175, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Roger T Colegrove, Canadice Lake Road, Springwater, NY 14560

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

  • KOA SPRINGWATER/DANSVILLE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 13

Incident types - Springwater

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Springwater, NY
Most common first names in Springwater, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1671.8 years
John1477.4 years
Mary1179.0 years
James967.7 years
Harry977.6 years
George872.9 years
Margaret870.1 years
Ruth788.1 years
Frank780.5 years
Dorothy677.0 years
Most common last names in Springwater, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller874.6 years
Robinson777.6 years
Holmes671.2 years
Becker678.0 years
Perkins574.8 years
Straight577.0 years
Smith584.8 years
Stuart575.6 years
Freeman473.8 years
Herring459.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Springwater 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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