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Population in 2010: 2,815. Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 

Males: 1,450  (51.5%)
Females: 1,365  (48.5%)

Median resident age:  41.2 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 12534.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,490 (it was $42,107 in 2000)
Stockport:

$55,490
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,148

Stockport town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $166,227 (it was $87,100 in 2000)
Stockport:

$166,227
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $190,802; Detached houses: $208,189; In 2-unit structures: $202,164; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,030; Mobile homes: $69,145

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  • White alone - 2,533 (90.0%)
  • Black alone - 109 (3.9%)
  • Hispanic - 89 (3.2%)
  • Two or more races - 59 (2.1%)
  • Asian alone - 20 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.04%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.04%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Stockport: 248.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (23.2%), Irish (19.1%), Italian (18.1%), English (12.2%), Dutch (9.9%), Polish (8.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 11.6 square miles.

Population density: 242 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Stockport:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stockport town:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

88 residents are foreign born (2.7% Europe).

This town:  3.0%
New York:  22.6%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stockport, New York as of October 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Stockport to the number of sex offenders is 2,794 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Stockport town:  2.4% ($2,063)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Stockport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (24.2 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (106.1 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (111.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Stottville, NY (1.3 miles ), Lorenz Park, NY (1.8 miles ), Coxsackie, NY (2.0 miles ), Athens, NY (2.1 miles ), Hudson, NY (2.1 miles ), Claverack-Red Mills, NY (2.5 miles ), Claverack, NY (2.5 miles ), Kinderhook, NY (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $286,500
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $177,000

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.31 N, Longitude: 73.75 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (4%)
  • Wood products (3%)
  • Health care (29%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Stockport-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Stockport town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 18.1 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:

Stockport-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 90% 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 52.3 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 75.4 miles away from Stockport center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.8 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 27.7 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 78.4 miles away from Stockport center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 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 Columbia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Stockport:

  • COLUMBIA COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HUDSON, NY)
  • COLUMBIA COUNTY DOH DIVISION OF NRSG CHHA (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; HUDSON, NY)
  • COLUMBIA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 5 miles away; HUDSON, NY)

Amtrak station near Stockport:

  • 5 miles: HUDSON (69 S. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stockport:

  • Bard College (about 22 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,162)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 25 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 3,697)
  • SUNY at Albany (about 27 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 14,693)
  • Hudson Valley Community College (about 27 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 7,928)
  • Siena College (about 29 miles; Loudonville, NY; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (about 30 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 6,660)
  • Union College (about 37 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,157)

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Notable locations in Stockport: Stockport Station (A), Nine-Jay Nursery And Greenhouses (B), Lamphere Dock Post Light (C), Stottville Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Stockport include: Pentecostal Gospel Lighthouse (A), Holy Family Church (B), Calvary Assembly of God Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Paul Cemetery (1), Stuyvesant Falls Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Widows Creek (A), Fitting Creek (B), Kinderhook Creek (C), Claverack Creek (D), Stockport Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Columbia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 26.5. This is better than average.
City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.12
U.S.:

9.59


Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.1%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.4%
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: 0.5% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.5%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

1.8%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Stockport, NY

5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
10 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded in 2000

Stockport 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Stockport town (based on Columbia County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.77%
Here45.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchReformed Church in AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal Church
Adherents59.8%9.7%8.9%8.5%4.3%
Congregations13.6%18.5%16.0%13.6%8.6%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)JewishLutheran ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchOther
Adherents2.1%1.7%1.2%0.8%3.0%
Congregations6.2%1.2%3.7%1.2%17.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
Columbia County:

3.54 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Columbia County:

4.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Here:

11.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Columbia County:

27.0%
New York:

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

17.1%
State:

15.6%

5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($77,098 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
New York average:

5.41%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Columbia County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Dutchess County, NY  0.82% ($50,832 average AGI)
from Rensselaer County, NY  0.42% ($37,540)
from Albany County, NY  0.33% ($35,291)


5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,341 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
New York average:

6.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Columbia County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.56% ($37,522 average AGI)
to Albany County, NY  0.54% ($37,443)
to Dutchess County, NY  0.54% ($35,331)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stockport:

  • WHUC (1230 AM; 1 kW; HUDSON, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTMM (1300 AM; 5 kW; RENSSELAER, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WDDY (1460 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY)
  • WUHN (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 3 kW; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stockport:

  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WCTW (98.5 FM; CATSKILL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Stockport:

  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W21BU (Channel 21; HUDSON ET AL, NY; Owner: MARTIN MEDIA INDUSTRIES, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Stockport, New York:
  • Fatal accident count: 7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
New York average:
  • Fatal accident count: 78
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 113
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 84
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 193
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

Stockport fatal accident list:

Sep 28, 2009 11:12 PM, Southers Rd, Lat: 42.31751111, Lon: -73.76900833, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 11, 2008 05:14 PM, Sr-9, Lat: 42.292992, Lon: -73.748817, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 6, 2004 03:41 PM, Sr-9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 2002 04:55 AM, Sr-9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 21, 1998 02:57 AM, Sr-9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 31, 1998 09:14 AM, Sr-9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 5, 1996 03:05 PM, 9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total costs: $47,350,000
Total average daily traffic: 12,462
Total average daily truck traffic: 772
Total future (year 1998) average daily traffic: 17,081

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