Ulster, New York

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Population in 2010: 12,327.
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 5,965  (48.4%)
Females: 6,362  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

45.7 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12401.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,349 (it was $43,707 in 2000)
Ulster:

$65,349
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,552 (it was $22,069 in 2000)

Ulster town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $193,923 (it was $92,800 in 2000)
Ulster:

$193,923
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $264,629; detached houses: $256,546; townhouses or other attached units: $278,259; in 2-unit structures: $387,997; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,461; in 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; mobile homes: $110,938
March 2019 cost of living index in Ulster: 114.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Ulster, NY (2010)
    • 10,73987.1%White alone
    • 6625.4%Hispanic
    • 3592.9%Black alone
    • 2692.2%Asian alone
    • 2592.1%Two or more races
    • 250.2%American Indian alone
    • 130.1%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Ulster by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
1
(7.8)
1
(7.9)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(24.6)
1
(8.3)
2
(16.6)
2
(16.3)
1
(8.0)
2
(15.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(46.6)
4
(31.0)
3
(23.3)
6
(47.1)
2
(15.8)
7
(56.1)
7
(56.5)
2
(16.1)
2
(16.4)
4
(33.0)
2
(16.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(54.3)
2
(15.5)
5
(38.8)
2
(15.7)
5
(39.5)
1
(8.0)
12
(96.9)
8
(64.6)
9
(73.8)
10
(82.6)
5
(41.4)
4
(32.6)
7
(56.1)
10
(79.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(139.7)
37
(286.5)
28
(217.4)
35
(274.9)
37
(291.9)
29
(232.6)
42
(339.2)
30
(242.1)
25
(205.0)
22
(181.6)
11
(91.0)
23
(187.5)
11
(88.2)
15
(119.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
183
(1,420)
206
(1,595)
200
(1,553)
238
(1,869)
388
(3,061)
443
(3,553)
468
(3,780)
463
(3,737)
410
(3,362)
362
(2,989)
361
(2,988)
279
(2,275)
322
(2,582)
212
(1,683)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(108.7)
20
(154.9)
11
(85.4)
11
(86.4)
15
(118.4)
10
(80.2)
8
(64.6)
4
(32.3)
2
(16.4)
6
(49.5)
3
(24.8)
7
(57.1)
9
(72.2)
5
(39.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
2
(15.5)
3
(23.6)
2
(15.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.3)
2
(16.0)
2
(15.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)100.1145.8105.1124.5171.3183.3245.5186.7189.5169.3154.3128.3132.8123.3

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City-data.com crime index in Ulster, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 28 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Irish (21.4%), German (20.8%), Italian (18.9%), English (7.6%), Dutch (6.0%), United States (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/28/1879

Land area: 26.8 square miles.

Population density: 460 people per square mile   (low).

542 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.4% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This town:

4.3%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Ulster town:

2.4% ($2,211)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (47.9 miles , pop. 74,848).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (77.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Lincoln Park, NY (0.8 miles ),
Lake Katrine, NY (1.3 miles ),
East Kingston, NY (1.4 miles ),
Kingston, NY (1.5 miles ),
Hillside, NY (1.7 miles ),
Hurley, NY (1.9 miles ),
Port Ewen, NY (2.0 miles ),
Rhinecliff, NY (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.96 N, Longitude: 74.01 W

Distribution of median household income in Ulster, NY in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2001: 27 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2004: 61 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,400
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $202,700
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $164,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Ulster, NY residents
Average permit cost in Ulster, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Ulster, NY
Historical housing units in Ulster, NY
Most common industries in Ulster, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Public administration (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.0%)
  • Educational services (16.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Ulster, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in Ulster, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.175. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.175
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Ulster-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Ulster town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 34.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ulster-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 138.8 miles away from Ulster 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 175.4 miles away from Ulster 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 162.3 miles away from Ulster center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 154.4 miles away from Ulster 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 57.5 miles away from Ulster center
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) earthquake occurred 331.1 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 Ulster County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Hurricanes: 6, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Ulster:

  • ALWAYS THERE FAMILY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • ULSTER-GREENE COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • ULSTER CO DOH NURSING DIV CHHA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • KINGSTON HOSPITAL DIALYSIS CENTER- SATELLITE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • NORTHEAST CENTER FOR SPECIAL CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LAKE KATRINE, NY)
  • US HOMECARE KINGSTON CLOSED (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • HEALTH ALLIANCE HOSPITAL BROADWAY CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)

Amtrak stations near Ulster:

  • 5 miles: RHINECLIFF-KINGSTON (RHINECLIFF, HUTTON & CHARLES STS.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 19 miles: POUGHKEEPSIE (41 MAIN ST.) . 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, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ulster:

  • Bard College (about 7 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,137)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 10 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 16 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 16 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Marist College (about 17 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 18 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Vassar College (about 20 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ulster: Buzzanco's Greenhouses And Farm (A), Kingston Toll Plaza (B), Boice Brothers Dairy (C), Wiltwyck Golf Club (D), Green Acres Golf Club (E), Kingston Toll Plaza (F), Ulster Rest Area (G), Northeast Center for Special Care (H), Ten Broeck Commons Nursing Home (I), Town of Ulster Public Library (J), East Kingston Fire Company (K), Ulster Fire District Hose Company 5 (L), Spring Lake Fire Department (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Kings Mall (1), Hudson Valley Mall (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ulster include: Saint Catherine Convent (A), Saint Colmans Church (B), Colemans Church (C), Grace Church (D), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (E), River of Life International Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pine Bush Cemetery (1), Mount Calvary Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lake Katrine (A), Spring Lake (B), Devils Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Ulster: Ulster Landing County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Charles Mills (Medal of Honor) - Union Navy Medal of Honor recipient.

Ulster County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.9%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.0%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Ulster in 2010:

  • 547 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Ulster in 2000:

  • 259 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 257 people in nursing homes
  • 100 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 60 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill

For population 15 years and over in Ulster:

Marital status in Ulster, NY
  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Ulster:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ulster, NY (based on Ulster County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,25627
Mainline Protestant15,31178
Other4,26230
Evangelical Protestant4,10442
Black Protestant1,0647
Orthodox1501
None107,346-
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: 45
This county:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Ulster County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
This county:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Ulster County:

12.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Ulster County:

8.1%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.7%
State:

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

18.9%
New York:

15.6%

5.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, NY  0.82% ($47,367 average AGI)
from Dutchess County, NY  0.81% ($51,063)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($76,703)


5.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
New York average:

5.85%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($559 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, NY  0.80% ($46,641 average AGI)
to Dutchess County, NY  0.68% ($48,633)
to Greene County, NY  0.22% ($40,037)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ulster:

  • WKNY (1490 AM; 1 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEOK (1390 AM; 5 kW; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ulster:

  • WFRH (91.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKW (92.9 FM; SAUGERTIES, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDST (100.1 FM; WOODSTOCK, NY; Owner: CHET-5 BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WBPM (94.3 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; SALISBURY, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ulster:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 46Number of bridges
  • 1,299ft / 396mTotal length
  • $506,854,000Total costs
  • 703,258Total average daily traffic
  • 25,296Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Ulster, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 81950-1959
  • 161960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 131990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ulster, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ulster)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mile Post 91.13, Nys Thruway & Rte. 28 Bridge (Lat: 41.943611 Lon: -74.031944), Type: Bridg, Structure height: 5.2 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQEW700,
    Assigned Frequencies: 915.000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/09/2016, Expiration Date: 05/04/2026, Certifier: Roy V Sifert, Registrant: New York State Thruway Authority, 200 Southern Blvd., Bldg. 11, Albany, NY 12209, Phone: (518) 436-2989, Fax: (518) 436-3086, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MARGARETVILLE, Kelly Road (Lat: 42.137639 Lon: -74.527972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 59.5 m, Call Sign: WQPI227,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2012, Expiration Date: 05/24/2022, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2016, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • AL03XC056, Sawkill Rd (Lat: 41.964500 Lon: -74.019472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 47 m, Overall height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WQQP397,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19675.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2013, Expiration Date: 02/06/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ulster, NY
  • 72.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.6%Utility gas
  • 7.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Electricity
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ulster, NY
  • 44.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.2%Utility gas
  • 22.6%Electricity
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood


Ulster compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value 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 above 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Ulster on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other nonhousehold living situations (population 1,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: food and beverage stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other sales and related workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: painters and paperhangers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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