For population 25 years and over in Tuscarora:
For population 15 years and over in Tuscarora town:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (63.6 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (79.2 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (179.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Addison, NY (2.0 miles ), Elkland borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Lindley, NY (2.4 miles ), Addison, NY (2.4 miles ), Woodhull, NY (2.6 miles ), Lawrenceville borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Rathbone, NY (2.8 miles ), Erwin, NY (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 77.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Work and jobs in Tuscarora: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tuscarora, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tuscarora-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.0 miles away from the Tuscarora town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 29.7 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tuscarora-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 21.6 miles away from Tuscarora center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
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: 9, Floods: 8, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tuscarora:
Airports located in Tuscarora:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tuscarora:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.92. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Tuscarora compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Tuscarora (based on Steuben County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,457 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($644 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,747 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($278 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Tuscarora:
Strongest FM radio stations in Tuscarora:
TV broadcast stations around Tuscarora:
Tuscarora fatal accident list:
Jun 6, 1999 01:00 AM, Sr-417, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 3, 1999 01:30 AM, Cr-85, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 16 meters (52ft)
Total costs: $5,927,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,664
Total average daily truck traffic: 444
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 8,964
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1