For population 25 years and over in Stephentown:
For population 15 years and over in Stephentown town:
35 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (20.2 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (119.8 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (129.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Hancock, MA (2.3 miles ), East Nassau, NY (2.3 miles ), New Lebanon, NY (2.4 miles ), Berlin, NY (2.9 miles ), Lanesborough, MA (3.0 miles ), Averill Park, NY (3.1 miles ), Sand Lake, NY (3.1 miles ), Canaan, NY (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 73.42 W
Area code: 518
Work and jobs in Stephentown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stephentown, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stephentown-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Stephentown town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 23.8 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stephentown-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 64.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from Stephentown center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.3 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 62.5 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) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from Stephentown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rensselaer County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzards: 2, Chemical Waste: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Zadock Pratt - Politician, Roy Face - Baseball player, David Holloway (American football) - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Stephentown:
Amtrak stations near Stephentown:
See full list of schools located in Stephentown
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stephentown:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.348. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stephentown and their reported violations in the past:DAVES SUPERMARKET (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:STEPHENTOWN HOTEL (Address: 10 HOTEL ROAD , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MILLHOUSE INN (Address: Millhouse Inn , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:GARDNERS COFFEE SHOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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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:
Stephentown compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Stephentown town (based on Rensselaer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 94
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.11% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,743 average adjusted gross income)
0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($435 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,928 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($190 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Stephentown fatal accident list:
May 23, 2009 02:29 PM, Berkshire Way, Lat: 42.52063611, Lon: -73.37150556, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 12, 2008 09:05 AM, Cr-26, Lat: 42.514311, Lon: -73.490811, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 27, 2003 04:34 PM, Firetower Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 5, 1997 10:30 AM, 22, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Stephentown, NY
Total length: 26 meters (85ft)
Total costs: $28,838,000
Total average daily traffic: 13,101
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,059
Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic: 18,176
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stephentown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stephentown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Stephentown, NY
Total of 20 patent applications in 2008-2014.