For population 25 years and over in Valatie:
For population 15 years and over in Valatie village:
72 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,321 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (17.8 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (113.2 miles , pop. 222,611).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (118.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Kinderhook, NY (1.4 miles ), Niverville, NY (1.6 miles ), Stuyvesant, NY (2.0 miles ), Chatham, NY (2.3 miles ), Ghent, NY (2.6 miles ), Coeymans, NY (2.7 miles ), Coxsackie, NY (2.8 miles ), Nassau, NY (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.41 N, Longitude: 73.68 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 518
Population change in the 1990s: +287 (+20.1%).
Work and jobs in Valatie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Valatie, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Valatie-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Valatie village center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 18.2 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Valatie-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 53.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 71.7 miles away from Valatie center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 26.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from Valatie center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Columbia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Martin H. Glynn - Democratic, 1913-1914.
Hospitals/medical centers in Valatie:
Other hospitals/medical centers near Valatie:
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Public high school in Valatie:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Valatie:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.81. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.348. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.86. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Valatie and their reported violations in the past:WINDING BROOK COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BLUE SPRUCE MOTEL AND APARTMENTS (Population served: 78, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KINDERHOOK DINER (Address: 3333 ROUTE 9H , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TATORS BUTCHER SHOPPE (Address: 246 SILVERNAIL ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:VALATIE FOOD MART (SUNOCO MART) (Address: 3360 ROUTE 9 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OKENNYS EXPRESS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OLDE KINDERHOOK GOLF CLUB (Address: 202 COUNTY RTE 32 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GOLDEN HARVEST FARMS (Address: 3074 US ROUTE 9 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Valatie that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.2%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for other race residents, 90.9% for two or more races residents)
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)
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
236 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded in 2000
Valatie compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Valatie (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Valatie village (based on Columbia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Adult diabetes rate:
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Valatie government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Valatie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($77,098 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Valatie:
Valatie fatal accident list:
Oct 9, 1986 08:16 PM, 28a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 4, 1983 11:40 PM, 9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1977 11:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $35,774,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 666
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 15,540
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Valatie)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Valatie, NY
State forum archive:
Total of 60 patent applications in 2008-2014.