Thornwood, New York

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Population in 2010: 3,759.
Population change since 2000: -37.1%
Males: 2,000  (53.2%)
Females: 1,759  (46.8%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
New York median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 10594.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $130,421 (it was $88,971 in 2000)
Thornwood:

$130,421
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $43,656 (it was $36,254 in 2000)

Thornwood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $593,267 (it was $349,000 in 2000)
Thornwood:

$593,267
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $666,255; detached houses: $812,406; townhouses or other attached units: $578,779; in 2-unit structures: $482,735; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $282,089; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $263,067; mobile homes: $78,454

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,715.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.3%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.5% for Black residents, 8.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Thornwood, NY (2010)
    • 3,17184.4%White alone
    • 38210.2%Hispanic
    • 1283.4%Asian alone
    • 371.0%Black alone
    • 361.0%Two or more races
    • 50.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Thornwood, New York as of August 19, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Thornwood is 2,014 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


March 2016 cost of living index in Thornwood: 153.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (49.2%), Irish (14.0%), Albanian (5.0%), German (4.6%), American (2.5%), British (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 280 feet

Land area: 3.40 square miles.

Population density: 1,107 people per square mile   (low).

Thornwood,NY real estate house value index trend

Thornwood, New York map

498 residents are foreign born (6.6% Europe, 5.1% Asia, 2.6% Latin America).

This place:

12.4%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $10,001 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $9,989 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: White Plains, NY (6.8 miles , pop. 53,077).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (19.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Pleasantville, NY (1.1 miles ),
Mount Pleasant, NY (1.2 miles ),
Hawthorne, NY (1.3 miles ),
Valhalla, NY (1.5 miles ),
Chappaqua, NY (1.8 miles ),
North Castle, NY (1.9 miles ),
Armonk, NY (1.9 miles ),
Briarcliff Manor, NY (1.9 miles )
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Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 73.78 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,147 (-28.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 222 (10.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 914

Distribution of median household income in Thornwood, NY in 2016
Distribution of house value in Thornwood, NY in 2016
Thornwood satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Thornwood, NY
Historical housing units in Thornwood, NY
Most common industries in Thornwood, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.2%)
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Thornwood, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Top executives (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Top executives (6.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Lawyers (4.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (9.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)

Average climate in Thornwood, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Thornwood, New York average temperatures Thornwood, New York average precipitation Thornwood, New York humidity Thornwood, New York wind speed Thornwood, New York snowfall Thornwood, New York sunshine Thornwood, New York clear and cloudy days

Thornwood, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.292. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.292
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.476. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.476
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.93
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Thornwood-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.7 miles away from the Thornwood place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/12/2006, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused $12 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Thornwood-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 197.9 miles away from Thornwood 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 232.8 miles away from Thornwood center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.5 miles away from Thornwood center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 198.6 miles away from Thornwood center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.2 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)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 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).
Thornwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Thornwood:

  • BLYTHEDALE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; VALHALLA, NY)
  • RUTH TAYLOR GERIATRIC REHAB HRF (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HAWTHORNE, NY)
  • TAYLOR CARE CENTER AT WESTCHESTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HAWTHORNE, NY)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC INC, BRADHURST (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; HAWTHORNE, NY)
  • WESTCHESTER MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; VALHALLA, NY)
  • ELANT AT BRANDYWINE INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY)
  • HEBREW HOSPITAL HOME OF WESTCHESTER INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; VALHALLA, NY)

Amtrak stations near Thornwood:

  • 8 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.
  • 14 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Thornwood:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thornwood:

  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 4 miles; Valhalla, NY; Full-time enrollment: 10,278)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 7 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Manhattanville College (about 7 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • Nyack College (about 9 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Mercy College (about 9 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)
  • Iona College (about 14 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 16 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)

Public high school in Thornwood:

Public elementary/middle schools in Thornwood:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Thornwood: Rosary Hill Home (A), Mount Pleasant Public Library Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rose Hill Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Thornwood: Our Lady of Pompeii Roman Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Nanny Hagen Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Thornwood include: James M. Carroll Park (1), Leith Pond Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.9%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.5%
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
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
27 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Thornwood in 2000:

  • 93 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 72 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 16 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 13 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Thornwood (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Thornwood Branch at Rose Hill Shopping Center, branch established on 1969/02/01; Thornwood Branch at 10 Marble Avenue, branch established on 1961/08/07. 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.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Thornwood Branch at 962 Broadway, branch established on 1979/09/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • People's United Bank: Thornwood Branch at 59 Kensico Road, branch established on 2008/10/06. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: Thornwood Branch at 1022 Broadway, branch established on 1987/08/03. 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.
  • Apple Bank for Savings: Thornwood Branch at Columbus Avenue, branch established on 1973/03/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $7,582.2 mil, Deposits: $6,688.3 mil, headquarters in Manhasset, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 51 total offices, Holding Company: Apple Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Thornwood, Ny Branch at 241 Marble Avenue, branch established on 2006/11/18. 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

For population 15 years and over in Thornwood:

Marital status in Thornwood, NY
  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Thornwood:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
New York average:

13.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Thornwood
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Thornwood, NY (based on Westchester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
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: 417
Westchester County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Westchester County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Westchester County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westchester County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
This county:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

19.1%
New York:

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

17.8%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.7%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.7%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Thornwood:

28.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.3%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.1%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

61.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Thornwood:

80.1%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Thornwood, NY Residents

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($125,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,937 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  1.06% ($59,595 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.73% ($264,722)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($142,178)


5.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($154,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.85%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,279 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New York County, NY  0.59% ($476,992 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($43,856)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.51% ($142,930)
Businesses in Thornwood, NY
NameCountNameCount
A&P1GameStop1
AT&T1KFC1
CVS2MasterBrand Cabinets6
Curves1McDonald's1
Decora Cabinetry2RadioShack1
DressBarn1Sprint Nextel1
Dressbarn1Subway1
FedEx1T-Mobile1
GNC1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Thornwood:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thornwood:

  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDFH (90.3 FM; OSSINING, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COUNCIL FOR PUBLIC B/CNG)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN 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)
  • 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.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Thornwood:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; 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)
Thornwood fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Thornwood fatal accident list:

Nov 5, 1986 08:05 PM, C0mmercest, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Commerce Street & Columbia Avenue (Lat: 41.114528 Lon: -73.763472), Call Sign: KEE248,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1400 MHz, 46.2600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2011, Expiration Date: 11/03/2021, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 637 Commerce St (Lat: 41.118694 Lon: -73.788472), Call Sign: WEC523, Licensee ID: L00116357,
    Assigned Frequencies: 481.862 MHz, Grant Date: 06/15/1998, Expiration Date: 05/24/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/24/2003, Registrant: Westchester Communications Svc Inc, 637 Commerce St, Thornwood, NY 10594, Phone: (914) 769-5300
  • 637 Commerce St (Lat: 41.118694 Lon: -73.788472), Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPPC227,
    Assigned Frequencies: 475.187 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2014, Expiration Date: 10/14/2024, Certifier: David M Gottlieb, Registrant: Goosetown Enterprises Inc, 58 North Harrison Avenue, Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (845) 268-7500, Fax: (845) 268-5345

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Thornwood)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial 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 ORIGINATED5$433,02225$449,34470$357,8983$579,7601$313,790
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$382,3101$538,43010$347,0340$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$506,9159$423,85235$415,9633$234,6332$342,015
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$346,43829$387,7100$01$171,010
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$010$410,0382$151,5600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.01 , 0121.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$353,8100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$385,2601$409,830
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$459,9500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.01 , 0121.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Thornwood, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Thornwood, NY - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 29
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Thornwood, NY

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Thornwood, NY
Most common first names in Thornwood, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4574.4 years
William2975.6 years
Mary2577.6 years
Frank2274.7 years
Joseph2271.4 years
Margaret2181.7 years
James1968.5 years
George1972.0 years
Charles1777.5 years
Edward1672.0 years
Most common last names in Thornwood, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson876.4 years
Goldfuss777.3 years
Murphy680.0 years
Taylor678.0 years
Brown575.0 years
Greco576.6 years
Bard585.2 years
Swanson586.8 years
Lange478.8 years
Cuomo480.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Thornwood, NY
  • 49.5%Utility gas
  • 42.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Thornwood, NY
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 43.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Thornwood compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Thornwood on our top lists:

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  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ecuador (population 500+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Peru (population 500+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Italy (population 500+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children (population 1,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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