For population 25 years and over in Ulysses:
For population 15 years and over in Ulysses town:
154 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (41.3 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (67.5 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (187.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Trumansburg, NY (1.7 miles ), Northwest Ithaca, NY (2.3 miles ), Enfield, NY (2.4 miles ), Covert, NY (2.6 miles ), Lansing, NY (2.6 miles ), Cayuga Heights, NY (2.7 miles ), Ithaca, NY (2.8 miles ), Northeast Ithaca, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.52 N, Longitude: 76.62 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Ulysses: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Ulysses-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Ulysses town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 33.9 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ulysses-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from the city center
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 66.7 miles away from Ulysses center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 41.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tompkins County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Emerson Francis Woodward - Businessman.
Hospitals/medical centers near Ulysses:
Local government website: www.trumansburg.ny.us/ulysses
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ulysses:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
48 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
14 people in other group homes in 2000
Ulysses compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Ulysses town (based on Tompkins County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 26.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,016 average adjusted gross income)
1.70% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,260 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,638 average adjusted gross income)
0.47% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,031 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Ulysses:
Strongest FM radio stations in Ulysses:
TV broadcast stations around Ulysses:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ulysses, NY
Total length: 33 meters (108ft)
Total costs: $42,550,000
Total average daily traffic: 39,710
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,435
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 52,373