Troupsburg, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,291. Population change since 2000: +14.7%
 
Males: 657  (50.9%)
Females: 634  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  31.2 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14885.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $40,207 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
Troupsburg:

$40,207
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,134 (it was $11,982 in 2000)

Troupsburg town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $96,659 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Troupsburg:

$96,659
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $128,022; Detached houses: $143,630; Townhouses or other attached units: $112,768; Mobile homes: $45,430
Troupsburg races chart
  • White alone - 1,261 (97.7%)
  • Black alone - 14 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.08%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Troupsburg: 155.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.1%), English (17.1%), German (14.4%), Irish (10.3%), Dutch (4.4%), Italian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1660 feet

Land area: 61.2 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Troupsburg,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Troupsburg:

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Troupsburg town:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

8 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.7%
New York:  22.6%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Troupsburg, New York as of April 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Troupsburg to the number of sex offenders is 631 to 1.


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

Troupsburg town:  1.4% ($983)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Troupsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (77.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (189.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Jasper, NY (2.6 miles ), West Union, NY (2.8 miles ), Woodhull, NY (2.9 miles ), Knoxville borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Greenwood, NY (3.0 miles ), Westfield borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Rathbone, NY (3.4 miles ), Independence, NY (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $37,800
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $30,300
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $41,700
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $26,400
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $158,500
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $44,700
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $36,900
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $37,900
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 77.55 W

Area code: 607

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

7.0%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Wood products (7%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (6%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Woodworkers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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

Average climate in Troupsburg, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Troupsburg-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Troupsburg town center caused $200,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 tornado 31.8 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Troupsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 151.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 208.9 miles away from Troupsburg center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 188.7 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 256.1 miles away from the city 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 142.6 miles away from Troupsburg center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Steuben County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Troupsburg topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Troupsburg:

  • Alfred University (about 19 miles; Alfred, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 20 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Corning Community College (about 25 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 30 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • St Bonaventure University (about 48 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,286)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 54 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 59 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)

Public elementary/middle school in Troupsburg:

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Notable locations in Troupsburg: Troupsburg Town Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Highup (B), Waljoy Farms (C), Troupsburg Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Troupsburg include: Chenango Church (A), Troupsburg Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rogers Cemetery (1), Potter Street Cemetery (2), Young Hickory Cemetery (3), Highup Cemetery (4), Murdock Private Cemetery (5), Chenango Cemetery (6), Mount Hope Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 58.9. This is better than average.

City:

58.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.149. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.149
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 2.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.25
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.387. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.387
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.01. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.01
U.S.:

9.14

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

DONNAS MAIN ST MARKET&DELI (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:  3.1 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

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

19.7%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

11.3%
Whole state:

7.4%

Troupsburg compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below 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:

  • Wood (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Troupsburg town (based on Steuben County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.70%
Here: 42.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents47.9%16.4%7.6%5.4%4.8%
Congregations11.7%23.4%5.1%10.9%8.0%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesSalvation ArmyOther
Adherents4.0%1.8%1.4%1.3%9.4%
Congregations4.4%4.4%5.1%1.5%25.5%
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: 24
Steuben County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Steuben County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Steuben County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Here:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Steuben County:

28.3%
New York:

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

14.2%
State:

15.6%

4.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.72%
New York average:

5.06%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,299 average AGI)
Steuben County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chemung County, NY  0.66% ($42,923 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.27% ($29,059)
from Monroe County, NY  0.27% ($38,250)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
New York average:

5.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($532 average AGI)
Steuben County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chemung County, NY  0.68% ($44,280 average AGI)
to Monroe County, NY  0.33% ($30,146)
to Livingston County, NY  0.26% ($30,031)

Strongest AM radio stations in Troupsburg:

  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WLSV (790 AM; 1 kW; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WELM (1410 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LIMITED)
  • WEHH (1590 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA HTS/HORSEHEAD, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Troupsburg:

  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTT (94.7 FM; TIOGA, PA; Owner: EUROPA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIK (103.1 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBA-FM (98.7 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNBQ (92.3 FM; MANSFIELD, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W257AX (99.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDKC (101.5 FM; COVINGTON, PA; Owner: MID-ATLANTIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNKI (106.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WVIN-FM (98.3 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES MASS MEDIA, NA CORP.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • WCOG-FM (100.7 FM; GALETON, PA; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WETD (90.7 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Troupsburg:

  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W16BE (Channel 16; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • W60AD (Channel 60; SAVONA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WENY-TV (Channel 36; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WYDC (Channel 48; CORNING, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)

Troupsburg fatal accident list:

Apr 24, 2011 04:00 AM, Sr-36, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 2, 2009 09:51 PM, Cr-103, Lat: 42.00741, Lon: -77.47992, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 30 meters (98ft)
Total costs: $24,132,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,707
Total average daily truck traffic: 699
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 9,262

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 2
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 4
  • 2000-2009: 3
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Troupsburg, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 1 Mile North East Of (Lat: 42.054167 Lon: -77.536667), Type: 75.3, Overall height: 75.3 m
    Registrant: 4122830925, Pgentile@agoc.Com, ONE ARMSTRONG PLACE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TROUPSBURG, 0.9 Mi Nne Of (Lat: 42.054222 Lon: -77.537750), Overall height: 75.3 m, Call Sign: WBB251, Licensee ID: L00064284
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, 2115.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2010
    Registrant: Armstrong Telephone Company, 136 East Front St,, Addison, NY 14801

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA2EVT
    Grant Date: 06/30/1994, Expiration Date: 06/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2006
    Registrant: Paul L Kimble Sr, 3020 Squabhollow Rd, Troupsburg, NY 14885
  • Call Sign: KA2RIC
    Grant Date: 06/30/1994, Expiration Date: 06/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2006
    Registrant: Arlene A Kimble, 3020 Squab Hollow Rd, Troupsburg, NY 14885
  • Call Sign: KB2GYS
    Grant Date: 01/10/1989, Expiration Date: 01/10/1999, Cancellation Date: 01/11/2001
    Registrant: Christopher M Scutt, 3020 Squab Hollow Rd, Troupsburg, NY 14885
  • Call Sign: KB2OFL, Licensee ID: L00483013
    Grant Date: 03/14/2002, Expiration Date: 06/09/2012
    Registrant: Edward L Mattison Sr, 1341 Coover Hollow Rd, Troupsburg, NY 14885

Most common first names in Troupsburg, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John673.5 years
Mary576.0 years
Robert483.5 years
Helen370.3 years
James368.0 years
Herman380.0 years
Charles382.3 years
Howard368.7 years
Hazel382.7 years
Lester393.0 years
Most common last names in Troupsburg, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cady785.3 years
Lewis781.2 years
Colegrove681.8 years
Austin680.3 years
Prutsman580.2 years
Hulbert574.8 years
Metz478.0 years
Gunn483.0 years
Harrington473.3 years
Sheffield472.5 years
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