Thurman, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,219. Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 624  (51.2%)
Females: 595  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  46.2 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 12810.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,291 (it was $36,382 in 2000)
Thurman:

$50,291
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,279 (it was $16,278 in 2000)

Thurman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $158,599 (it was $81,100 in 2000)
Thurman:

$158,599
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $166,792; Detached houses: $187,097; Townhouses or other attached units: $269,904; In 2-unit structures: $402,619; Mobile homes: $93,221
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Thurman races chart
  • White alone - 1,177 (96.6%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (2.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Thurman: 180.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.8%), United States (15.0%), Irish (12.9%), German (11.1%), French (10.5%), Italian (7.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1311 feet

Land area: 91.3 square miles.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (very low).

Thurman,NY real estate house value index trend

Thurman, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Thurman:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Thurman town:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

23 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.9%
New York:  22.6%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Thurman, New York as of February 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Thurman to the number of sex offenders is 1,370 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

Thurman town:  1.7% ($1,350)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Thurman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (49.6 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (164.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (185.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Warrensburg, NY (2.6 miles ), Stony Creek, NY (2.7 miles ), Johnsburg, NY (3.1 miles ), Chestertown, NY (3.2 miles ), Lake George, NY (3.4 miles ), Bolton, NY (3.5 miles ), Bolton Landing, NY (3.6 miles ), North Creek, NY (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 43.52 N, Longitude: 73.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Thurman household income distribution Thurman home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Paper (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

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

Average climate in Thurman, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Thurman-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 41.6 miles away from the Thurman town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 42.1 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Thurman-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 37.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from Thurman center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 115.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from Thurman center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.0 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 Warren County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Thurman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Thurman:

  • ADIRONDACK TRI COUNTY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NORTH CREEK, NY)
  • WESTMOUNT HEALTH FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; QUEENSBURY, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thurman:

  • Adirondack Community College (about 17 miles; Queensbury, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,826)
  • Skidmore College (about 31 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 32 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)
  • Castleton State College (about 37 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 43 miles; Johnstown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,043)
  • Union College (about 49 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 49 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 3,676)

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Notable locations in Thurman: High Street (A), Thurman Station (B), Camp Dippikill (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Thurman: Christ Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Russell Cemetery (1), Pendell Cemetery (2), Cameron Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Little Pond (A), Mud Pond (B), Number Nine Pond (C), Shiras Pond (D), Round Pond (E), Wolf Pond (F), Lizard Pond (G), Bear Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Patterson Brook (A), Burch Brook (B), Crazy Creek (C), Number Nine Brook (D), Madison Creek (E), Langworthy Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Warren County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.8%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  13.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

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

11.9%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

3.5%
Whole state:

7.4%

Thurman compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Thurman town (based on Warren County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.36%
Here: 51.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA) The Wesleyan ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents67.8%9.2%6.1%3.6%2.7%
Congregations17.2%20.3%9.4%6.3%14.1%
NameJewishAmerican Baptist Churches in the USALutheran ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%1.7%1.1%3.2%
Congregations1.6%7.8%1.6%1.6%20.3%
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: 31
Warren County:

4.70 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Warren County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Warren County:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 136
Here:

20.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

24.4%
New York:

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

13.2%
State:

15.6%

6.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,192 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Saratoga County, NY  1.67% ($37,897 average AGI)
from Washington County, NY  1.64% ($29,869)
from Albany County, NY  0.21% ($51,831)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,791 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($761 average AGI)
Warren County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Saratoga County, NY  1.73% ($36,555 average AGI)
to Washington County, NY  1.65% ($26,057)
to Albany County, NY  0.20% ($35,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Thurman:

  • 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.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMML (1230 AM; 1 kW; GLENS FALLS, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thurman:

  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKBE (100.3 FM; WARRENSBURG, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKM-FM (99.1 FM; LAKE GEORGE, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)
  • WNYQ (105.7 FM; QUEENSBURY, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WBAR-FM (94.7 FM; LAKE LUZERNE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCQL (95.9 FM; GLENS FALLS, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)
  • WFFG-FM (107.1 FM; CORINTH, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRD (93.7 FM; SCOTIA, NY; Owner: DOT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNGN (91.9 FM; ARGYLE, NY; Owner: NORTHEAST GOSPEL BROADCASTING INC)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Thurman:

  • W47CM (Channel 47; GLENS FALLS, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total costs: $27,941,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,904
Total average daily truck traffic: 605
Total future (year 2003) average daily traffic: 10,952

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Kory Fretto, 107 Huber Road (Lat: 43.559611 Lon: -73.853028), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 111 108TH AVE NE, SUITE 160
  • Curtis L Miller, 107 Huber Road (Lat: 43.559611 Lon: -73.853028), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, , 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Curtis L Miller, 107 Huber Road (Lat: 43.559611 Lon: -73.853028), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Curtis L Miller, Ny1040 The Glen - 85 Huber Road (Lat: 43.559639 Lon: -73.853028), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420
  • Todd J Bowman, Ny1040 The Glen - 85 Huber Road (Lat: 43.559639 Lon: -73.853028), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 9417575010, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, 1001 3RD AVENUE W, SUITE 420

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD2ALW, Licensee ID: L01636762
    Grant Date: 06/29/2011, Expiration Date: 06/29/2021, Certifier: Derrick J Helms
    Registrant: Derrick J Helms, 17 Huber Rd, Thurman, NY 12885
  • Call Sign: KD2CTR, Licensee ID: L01734196
    Grant Date: 09/14/2012, Expiration Date: 09/14/2022, Certifier: Holly L Helms
    Registrant: Holly L Helms, 17 Huber Road, Thurman, NY 12885

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