Star Lake, New York

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Population in 2010: 809. Population change since 2000: -5.9%
Males: 348  (43.1%)
Females: 461  (56.9%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13690.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,349 (it was $34,083 in 2000)
Star Lake:

$45,349
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,027 (it was $18,310 in 2000)

Star Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $56,430 (it was $39,000 in 2000)
Star Lake:

$56,430
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $90,146; Detached houses: $97,793; Mobile homes: $31,142

Median gross rent in 2013: $571.

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  • Races in Star Lake, NY (2013)

    Star Lake races chart
    • 82093.0%White alone
    • 242.7%Asian alone
    • 192.2%American Indian alone
    • 91.0%Hispanic
    • 80.9%Black alone
    • 10.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Star Lake: 94.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (15.9%), Irish (14.6%), English (13.6%), German (8.0%), United States (5.9%), French Canadian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1480 feet

Land area: 4.42 square miles.

Population density: 183 people per square mile   (very low).

Star Lake,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Star Lake:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 15.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Star Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 38.3%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

30 residents are foreign born (1.6% Asia, 0.8% North America).

This place:

3.4%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Star Lake, New York as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Star Lake to the number of sex offenders is 202 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,174 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,354 (2.2%)

Star Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (74.2 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (146.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (236.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Fine, NY (2.1 miles ), Clifton, NY (2.4 miles ), Cranberry Lake, NY (3.3 miles) , Pitcairn, NY (3.6 miles ), Harrisville, NY (3.8 miles ), Clare, NY (3.9 miles) , Edwards, NY (4.0 miles ), Diana, NY (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 44.16 N, Longitude: 75.03 W

Area code: 315

Star Lake household income distribution Star Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (35%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Star Lake, New York

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Earthquake activity:

Star Lake-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 37.2 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 68.9 miles away from Star Lake center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 177.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.3 miles away from Star Lake 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 107.3 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)
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Hospitals and medical centers in Star Lake:

  • CLIFTON FINE HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1014 OSWEGATCHIE TRAIL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Star Lake:

  • St Lawrence University (about 31 miles; Canton, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 32 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Clarkson University (about 35 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 35 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 47 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • Utica College (about 75 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 76 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Star Lake:

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Notable locations in Star Lake: Clifton - Fine Municipal Golf Course (A), Star Lake Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Star Lake: Saint Huberts Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Readway Ponds (A), Star Lake (B), Twin Lakes (C), Bundy Pond (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tamarack Creek (A), Alice Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

St. Lawrence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

  • HILLSIDE DINER (Population served: 39, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.7%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.6%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
24 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Star Lake compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Banks with branches in Star Lake (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Star Lake Branch at 4091 State Highway 3, branch established on 1914/10/01. 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:

9.7
New York average:

13.9

Star Lake travel time to work - commute Star Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (55%)
  • Wood (24%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Star Lake CDP (based on St. Lawrence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,47832
Mainline Protestant8,07572
Evangelical Protestant5,36455
Other2,09311
Black Protestant1791
None71,755-
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: 28
St. Lawrence County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
St. Lawrence County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
St. Lawrence County:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

29.6%
New York:

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

13.3%
State:

15.6%

3.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.28%
New York average:

5.06%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,793 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.37% ($29,655 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.31% ($34,568)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.14% ($50,173)


3.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
New York average:

5.46%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($762 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.11%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.38% ($28,681 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.26% ($24,920)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.17% ($34,576)

Strongest AM radio stations in Star Lake:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Star Lake:

  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WGIX-FM (95.3 FM; GOUVERNEUR, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Star Lake:

  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 11 Hall Ave. (Lat: 44.160194 Lon: -75.038861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 79 m, Overall height: 82 m, Call Sign: WQJV603
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/13/2009, Expiration Date: 01/13/2019, Certifier: Tim Redmond
    Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N. Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Star Lake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 632MA , Serial Number: 15060916, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Gary L Watson, Po Box 472, Star Lake, NY 13690
  • Aircraft: REIL KENNETH E CHALLENGER 2 PL-STD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8097Y , Serial Number: CH2-0199-1832
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth E Reil, Po Box 144, Star Lake, NY 13690
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/13/1993, Exported to: Switzerland

Most common first names in Star Lake, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1269.0 years
Mary1174.9 years
William972.2 years
Harold868.0 years
John868.3 years
George773.1 years
Margaret680.4 years
Florence679.0 years
Joseph683.4 years
Helen683.3 years
Most common last names in Star Lake, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bullock568.4 years
Allen479.2 years
Hitchman472.0 years
Backus480.3 years
Golden474.9 years
Nolan481.2 years
Waters456.8 years
Janack476.0 years
Mcbroom470.5 years
Leroux369.0 years

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