For population 25 years and over in Stamford:
For population 15 years and over in Stamford village:
86 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe, 1.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,088 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (44.4 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (114.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Harpersfield, NY (1.8 miles ), Hobart, NY (1.9 miles ), Jefferson, NY (2.5 miles ), Gilboa, NY (2.8 miles ), Blenheim, NY (2.8 miles ), Roxbury, NY (2.9 miles ), Kortright, NY (3.0 miles ), Summit, NY (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.41 N, Longitude: 74.62 W
Area code: 607
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+3.1%).
Work and jobs in Stamford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stamford, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stamford-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Stamford village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stamford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% 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 15.4 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 28.8 miles away from Stamford center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.1 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 Delaware County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bobby Vaughn - Baseball player, Mike Barlow - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Stamford:
Local government website: WWW.STAMFORDNY.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stamford:
Public high school in Stamford:
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Public elementary/middle school in Stamford:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.638. This is significantly worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 11.8. This is about average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stamford and their reported violations in the past:MAMA MARIAS PIZZERIA (Population served: 52, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:DEER RUN VILLAGE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MARCOS ITALIAN RESTAURANT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stamford that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.7%
(26.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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)
119 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Stamford compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Stamford (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Stamford (based on Delaware County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stamford government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,123 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,161 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Stamford:
Strongest FM radio stations in Stamford:
Stamford fatal accident list:
Mar 17, 2002 06:30 PM, Cr-18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 10, 2000 10:29 AM, Cr-18, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 1998 07:09 PM, Cr-18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 13, 1997 87:99 PM, Narrownotc, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 7, 1991 05:45 PM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 13, 1984 04:35 PM, 23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stamford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Stamford, NY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stamford)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: