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Population in 2012: 10,851 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 

Males: 5,259  (48.5%)
Females: 5,592  (51.5%)

Median resident age:  41.6 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 10901.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $69,464 (it was $59,754 in 2000)
Suffern:

$69,464
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $35,464

Suffern village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $299,282 (it was $169,300 in 2000)
Suffern:

$299,282
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $316,525; Detached houses: $401,622; Townhouses or other attached units: $345,783; In 2-unit structures: $340,000; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $219,189; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $163,169

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,428.

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  • White alone - 7,307 (67.9%)
  • Hispanic - 1,975 (18.3%)
  • Black alone - 869 (8.1%)
  • Asian alone - 390 (3.6%)
  • Two or more races - 134 (1.2%)
  • Other race alone - 67 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 22 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Suffern: 144.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (18.0%), Irish (13.3%), German (7.6%), Polish (5.7%), West Indian (5.2%), English (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1896

Elevation: 313 feet

Land area: 2.09 square miles.

Population density: 5,192 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Suffern:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Suffern village:

  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

1,780 residents are foreign born (3.9% Asia, 3.7% Europe, 3.4% Latin America).

This village:  16.5%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $6,494 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $4,176 (1.4%)

Suffern satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (3.3 miles , pop. 108,905).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (26.1 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (30.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Hillburn, NY (1.2 miles ), Montebello, NY (1.3 miles ), Airmont, NY (1.6 miles ), Ramapo, NY (1.8 miles ), Viola, NY (1.8 miles ), Ramsey borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Sloatsburg, NY (2.0 miles ), Upper Saddle River borough, NJ (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $174,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $190,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.11 N, Longitude: 74.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -73 (-0.7%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 743 (13.3%)

Area code: 845

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Crime rates in Suffern by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 100000000000
per 100,000 8.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000100100020
per 100,000 0.00.00.09.10.00.09.10.00.00.018.60.0
Robberies 371221427103
per 100,000 25.563.59.018.118.29.236.518.363.19.20.027.5
Assaults 810101953123330
per 100,000 67.990.790.0172.245.527.59.118.327.027.527.90.0
Burglaries 21172013616138105116
per 100,000 178.3154.2180.0117.854.5146.4118.873.090.145.8102.155.0
Thefts 11483821127261524555455053
per 100,000 968.1752.8738.01015.0654.5558.3475.1410.7495.5412.2464.2486.1
Auto thefts 131131165255630
per 100,000 110.499.827.099.754.545.818.345.645.055.027.90.0
Arson 4N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A000000
per 100,000 34.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.4) 102.189.467.5108.050.846.250.835.756.233.650.332.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Suffern detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

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Suffern, New York accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.0%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -114 (-1.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Suffern-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the Suffern village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 28.4 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Suffern-area historical earthquake activity is above New York state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 29.7 miles away from Suffern center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 52.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rockland County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzards: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Chris Caffery - Heavy metal guitarist, Jamie Court - Lobbyist, Valerie Harper, C.J. Nitkowski - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Washington Nationals, born: Mar 9, 1973), Claudio Sanchez - Musician, Dave Annable - Film actor, Howard Hoffman - Voice actor and radio imaging producer, Keith Bulluck - 2005 NFL player (Tennessee Titans, born: Apr 4, 1977), Kenneth Zebrowski, Jr. - New York politician, Linda Gregg - Poet.

Main business address for: DRESS BARN INC (RETAIL-WOMEN'S CLOTHING STORES).


Hospitals/medical centers in Suffern:

  • WEISS RENAL CTR (Dialysis Facility, 255 LAFAYETTE AVENUE)
  • AMERICARE CERTIFIED SPECIAL SERVICES SUB-UNIT (Home Health Center, 100 ROUTE 59, SUITE 102)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL OF SUFFERN (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 255 LAFAYETTE AVENUE)
  • RAMAPO MANOR CTR FOR REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, 30 CRAGMERE ROAD)
  • RAMAPO MANOR HRF (Nursing Home, CRAGMERE RD)

Political contributions by individuals in Suffern, NY

Heliports located in Suffern:

Amtrak stations near Suffern:

  • 15 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Suffern:

  • 15 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Local government website: WWW.SUFFERNVILLAGE.COM

Colleges/Universities in Suffern:

  • Rockland Community College (Full-time enrollment: 4,686; Location: 145 College Rd; Public; Website: www.sunyrockland.edu/)
  • Yeshiva Shaarei Torah of Rockland (FT enrollment: 22; Location: 91 W Carlton Rd; Private, not-for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Suffern:

  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 3 miles; Mahwah, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,230)
  • Bergen Community College (about 12 miles; Paramus, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,303)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 12 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,076)
  • Passaic County Community College (about 14 miles; Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Berkeley College (about 15 miles; West Paterson, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,123)
  • Mercy College (about 16 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 5,386)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (about 17 miles; Teaneck, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,510)

Public high schools in Suffern:

Private high schools in Suffern:

  • BAIS YAAKOV OF RAMAPO (Students: 90; Location: 984 RTE 202; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
  • YESHIVA OHR REUVEN (Students: 52; Location: 259 GRANDVIEW AVE; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Suffern:

Private elementary/middle schools in Suffern:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 302; Location: 60 WASHINGTON AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BAIS CHINUCH HAYOSHON (Students: 166; Location: 984 RTE 202; Grades: PK - 10; Girls only)
  • SUFFERN MONTESSORI (Students: 24; Location: 3 CHURCH RD; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Suffern

Library in Suffern:

  • SUFFERN FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,778,148; Location: 210 LAFAYETTE AVE.; 148,523 books; 1,904 e-books; 9,576 audio materials; 10,047 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 22 other licensed databases; 259 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Suffern: Suffern Free Library (A), Suffern Village Museum (B), Suffern Village Hall (C), Suffern Fire Department Volunteer Hose Company 1 (D), Suffern Fire Department Hose and Ladder Company (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Suffern include: Suffern Presbyterian Church (A), Saint Mary's Indian Orthodox Church (B), Port of Restoration (C), Christ Episcopal Church of Ramapo (D), Sacred Heart Church (E), Suffern United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Antrim (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Suffern: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Rockland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  CO  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.0. This is about average.
City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.478. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.478
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.04. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.04
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

23.9
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 17.5. This is better than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.2
U.S.:

9.4

Drinking water stations with addresses in Suffern and their reported violations in the past:

SPOOK ROCK GOLF COURSE (Address: 59 CAMPBELL AVENUE , Population served: 375, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2004), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2004), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2001 and DEC-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-04-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-21-2001)

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

  • I-84 WALLKILL COMFORT STA. (WE (Population served: 1000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • I-84 MIDDLETOWN COMFORT STA. (EAST) (Population served: 1000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPOOK ROCK POOL (Population served: 800, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.4%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.0% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 22.1% for other race residents, 0.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Suffern, NY

People in group quarters in Suffern in 2010:

  • 155 people in college/university student housing
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 8 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Suffern in 2000:

  • 26 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Suffern compared to New York state average:

Suffern, New York environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Suffern (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Suffern Branch at 250 Route 59, branch established on 2007/07/01; Suffern Branch at 67 Lafayette Street, branch established on 1901/11/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Provident Bank: Suffern Branch at 71 Lafayette Ave, branch established on 1877/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $3,075.6 mil, Deposits: $2,161.0 mil, headquarters in Montebello, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices
  • Capital One, National Association: Suffern Branch at 50 Lafayette Avenue, branch established on 1972/12/16. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: Tallman Branch at 250 Route 59, branch established on 1974/03/30. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Hudson Valley Bank, National Association: Suffern Branch at 4 Executive Boulevard, Suite 103, branch established on 2012/01/23. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $2,794.2 mil, Deposits: $2,433.4 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Hudson Valley Holding Corp.
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Suffern Branch at 62 Lafayette Avenue, branch established on 1968/12/09. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • TD Bank, National Association: Suffern Branch at 61 Route 59, branch established on 2004/09/18. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • KeyBank National Association: Suffern Branch at 59 Route 59, branch established on 1997/10/24. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Suffern, New York:

  • Crowne Plaza Suffern, 3 Executive Blvd, Suffern, NY 10901 , Phone: (845) 357-4800, Fax: (845) 918-1466
  • Howard Johnson, 17 N Airmont Rd, Suffern, NY 10901 , Phone: (845) 368-1900, Fax: (845) 368-1927
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Suffern, New York

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Suffern travel time to work - commute


Suffern mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Suffern village (based on Rockland County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.91%
Here82.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishMuslim EstimateUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents53.0%37.9%1.6%1.0%0.9%
Congregations11.5%25.3%1.1%8.0%5.7%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Christian and Missionary AllianceAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents0.9%0.8%0.5%0.4%3.1%
Congregations2.3%6.3%5.7%4.6%29.3%
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: 95
This county:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Rockland County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 36
This county:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Rockland County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 288
Rockland County:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rockland County:

11.0%
New York:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$11,550$69,3000$0
Other Government Administration 5$20,375$48,90016$6,108
Judicial and Legal 7$20,336$34,8620$0
Police Protection - Officers 27$105,891$47,0633$3,458
Police - Other 5$23,269$55,8463$3,374
Streets and Highways 17$84,491$59,6411$1,003
Solid Waste Management 6$23,502$47,0040$0
Sewerage 5$23,411$56,1860$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,857$47,1423$1,599
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$7,842$47,0521$764
Water Supply 7$32,495$55,7060$0
Totals for Government 85$361,019$50,96727$16,306

Suffern government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $296,000 ($27.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $150,000 ($13.82)
    Fire Protection: $91,000 ($8.39)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($0.55)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,924,000 ($269.47)
    General - Other: $1,621,000 ($149.39)
    Sewerage: $958,000 ($88.29)
    Regular Highways: $927,000 ($85.43)
    Water Utilities: $910,000 ($83.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $771,000 ($71.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $272,000 ($25.07)
    Fire Protection: $232,000 ($21.38)
    Central Staff Services: $213,000 ($19.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $190,000 ($17.51)
    General Public Buildings: $186,000 ($17.14)
    Financial Administration: $124,000 ($11.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $86,000 ($7.93)
    Parking Facilities: $60,000 ($5.53)
    Health Services - Other: $15,000 ($1.38)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($0.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $264,000 ($24.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($12.35)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($1.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($1.11)
    Police Protection: $9,000 ($0.83)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($0.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.37)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.28)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.18)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,233,000 ($482.26)

Suffern government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,123,000 ($103.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $814,000 ($75.02)
    All Other: $107,000 ($9.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $40,000 ($3.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $106,000 ($9.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($0.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $572,000 ($52.71)
    Interest Earnings: $87,000 ($8.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,143,000 ($105.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $102,000 ($9.40)
    General Support: $73,000 ($6.73)
    Highways: $61,000 ($5.62)
  • Tax - Property: $5,588,000 ($514.98)
    NEC: $353,000 ($32.53)
    Public Utilities: $252,000 ($23.22)

Suffern government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,405,000 ($405.95)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,850,000 ($354.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $555,000 ($51.15)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,461,000 ($134.64)
    Beginning: $992,000 ($91.42)

Suffern government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $161,000 ($14.84)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,742,000 ($160.54)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $49,000 ($4.52)

4.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($62,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
New York average:

5.41%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($570 average AGI)
Rockland County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Westchester County, NY  0.44% ($72,233 average AGI)
from Bronx County, NY  0.38% ($54,708)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.36% ($72,250)


5.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($62,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
New York average:

6.26%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($523 average AGI)
Rockland County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Orange County, NY  0.84% ($62,316 average AGI)
to Bergen County, NJ  0.45% ($73,042)
to New York County, NY  0.42% ($63,560)

Strongest AM radio stations in Suffern:

  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Suffern:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Suffern:

  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Suffern fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19
Total length: 449 meters (1,473ft)
Total costs: $73,178,000
Total average daily traffic: 754,556
Total average daily truck traffic: 64,720

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 7
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 11
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Suffern, NY


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, 61 Washington Avenue (Lat: 41.114000 Lon: -74.149500), Type: 26.5, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Richard Byrne, 61 Washington Avenue (Lat: 41.114000 Lon: -74.149500), Type: 26.5, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Edward G Roach, 61 Washington Avenue (Lat: 41.114000 Lon: -74.149500), Type: 26.5, Structure height: 36087 m, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Suffern, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Suffern facility, 4 Exectutive Blvd. Suite 400 (Lat: 41.119528 Lon: -74.117056), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQJR738
    Assigned Frequencies: 941.537 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2008, Expiration Date: 12/05/2018, Certifier: Carmen Ferri
    Registrant: Nys Thruway Authority, 200 Southern Blvd., Albany, NY 12201, Phone: (518) 471-5313, Fax: (518) 436-3068, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 255 Lafayette Avenue (Lat: 41.111750 Lon: -74.135972), Structure height: 37 m, Overall height: 140 m, Call Sign: KNKM887, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Suffern)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED VULTEE BT-13A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4043 , Serial Number: 5712, Year manufactured: 1942
    Registrant (Individual): William E Riddle, 5 Kings Gate Rd, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4841D , Serial Number: 17272371, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Annamary Mccann, 40 Bon Aire Cir Apt 1906, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5211M , Serial Number: 17262585, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Seth Singer, 58 Mile Rd, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5354C , Serial Number: 15485, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Randall T Seabury, 16 Rockland Ter, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T206H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-AJ1A (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6035W , Serial Number: T20608635, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Mk Aviation Partners LLC, 8 Windermere Brook Ln, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6650J , Serial Number: 28-5076, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Arnold Mazie, 14 Salem Ct, Suffern, NY 10901
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7806V , Serial Number: 2790, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Donald B Borders, 13 Heatherhill Lane, Suffern, NY 10901



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$291,68885$198,29497$244,2375$180,80010$188,300
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$08$202,50016$263,7503$93,6670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$267,25018$182,44451$278,9227$157,2865$237,600
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$270,00020$163,15042$271,8813$56,0001$158,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$05$198,4007$303,1433$108,3331$263,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0119.00 , 0120.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$239,9475$338,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$286,0001$252,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$225,0003$282,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$144,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0119.00 , 0120.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 138
  • Hazardous Condition: 44

Incident types - Suffern


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Suffern, NY
Businesses in Suffern, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kincaid1
Applebee's1La-Z-Boy1
Baskin-Robbins1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Decora Cabinetry4Nike2
Dunkin Donuts3Outback1
FedEx7Outback Steakhouse1
GameStop1Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block1Subway1
Holiday Inn1UPS7
Howard Johnson1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1
Browse common businesses in Suffern, NY

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