For population 25 years and over in Walker Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Walker Valley CDP:
45 residents are foreign born (10.6% Europe, 1.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,667 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (39.0 miles , pop. 108,905).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (63.5 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (69.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Cragsmoor, NY (1.4 miles ), Pine Bush, NY (2.1 miles ), Ellenville, NY (2.2 miles ), Watchtower, NY (2.4 miles ), Crawford, NY (2.4 miles ), Bloomingburg, NY (2.6 miles ), Wawarsing, NY (2.6 miles ), Mamakating, NY (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 41.64 N, Longitude: 74.37 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 845
Work and jobs in Walker Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Walker Valley, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Walker Valley-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Walker Valley place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 7/26/1986, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Walker Valley-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 70.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from Walker Valley center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 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 67.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from Walker Valley center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ulster County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Walker Valley:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walker Valley:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.92. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00674. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Walker Valley and their reported violations in the past:JERONIMO FARM INC (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:THE BRUYNSWYCK INN II (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LAKESIDE PIZZA & CAFE (Address: 3649 ROUTE 52 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.2%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
Walker Valley compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Walker Valley CDP (based on Ulster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,363 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($129 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,681 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Walker Valley:
Strongest FM radio stations in Walker Valley:
TV broadcast stations around Walker Valley:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9544.00
Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9544.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walker Valley, NY