Wappingers Falls, New York

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Population in 2017: 5,508 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.7%
 
Males: 2,511  (45.6%)
Females: 2,997  (54.4%)
Median resident age:

34.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 12590.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,308 (it was $39,123 in 2000)
Wappingers Falls:

$55,308
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,235 (it was $20,491 in 2000)

Wappingers Falls village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $215,057 (it was $124,600 in 2000)
Wappingers Falls:

$215,057
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $231,832; detached houses: $241,696; townhouses or other attached units: $177,084; in 2-unit structures: $299,002; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,029

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,319.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wappingers Falls: 136.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.9%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.3% for other race residents, 17.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wappingers Falls, NY (2010)
    • 3,25258.9%White alone
    • 1,44926.2%Hispanic
    • 3686.7%Black alone
    • 2634.8%Asian alone
    • 1522.8%Two or more races
    • 310.6%Other race alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Wappingers Falls, New York as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wappingers Falls is 600 to 1.


Crime rates in Wappingers Falls by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.3)
1
(18.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(138.9)
4
(78.4)
5
(96.5)
2
(37.1)
4
(69.6)
4
(65.9)
4
(72.1)
1
(18.0)
2
(35.6)
1
(18.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(317.5)
6
(117.7)
4
(77.2)
0
(0.0)
7
(121.8)
4
(65.9)
3
(54.1)
3
(53.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(357.2)
19
(372.6)
16
(308.8)
12
(222.8)
27
(469.7)
14
(230.6)
13
(234.4)
11
(197.7)
6
(106.8)
5
(89.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
108
(2,143)
125
(2,451)
115
(2,220)
123
(2,284)
106
(1,844)
148
(2,437)
114
(2,055)
153
(2,750)
84
(1,495)
54
(970.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(79.4)
2
(39.2)
4
(77.2)
4
(74.3)
5
(87.0)
1
(16.5)
4
(72.1)
4
(71.9)
2
(35.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A3
(58.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)238.1174.3176.4138.9158.8147.9136.8145.880.854.1

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City-data.com crime index in Wappingers Falls, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 4 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.18
New York average:

2.87
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Ancestries: Italian (22.0%), Jordanian (4.9%), Palestinian (3.2%), German (2.5%), English (2.4%), Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 4,829 people per square mile   (average).

Wappingers Falls, New York map

1,117 residents are foreign born (10.9% Latin America, 4.7% Asia).

This village:

20.6%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,527 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,058 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (27.3 miles , pop. 74,848).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (52.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Wappinger, NY (1.1 miles ),
Myers Corner, NY (1.6 miles ),
Crown Heights, NY (1.7 miles ),
Marlboro, NY (1.7 miles ),
Spackenkill, NY (1.9 miles ),
Marlborough, NY (2.0 miles ),
Brinckerhoff, NY (2.1 miles ),
Red Oaks Mill, NY (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.60 N, Longitude: 73.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -490 (-9.1%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 310 (11.3%)

Area code: 845

Distribution of median household income in Wappingers Falls, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wappingers Falls, NY in 2017
Wappingers Falls satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $37,400
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $300,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wappingers Falls, NY residents
Average permit cost in Wappingers Falls, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Wappingers Falls, NY
Historical housing units in Wappingers Falls, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +321 (+7.0%).
Most common industries in Wappingers Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.6%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.7%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Wappingers Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (3.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (6.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.8%)

Average climate in Wappingers Falls, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wappingers Falls, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 70.5. This is about average.

City:

70.5
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.139
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.16. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.16
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0290. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 25.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0290
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Wappingers Falls-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.6 miles away from the Wappingers Falls village center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.1 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wappingers Falls-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 164.2 miles away from Wappingers Falls 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 200.0 miles away from Wappingers Falls center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 141.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 176.7 miles away from Wappingers Falls 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 81.3 miles away from Wappingers Falls center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.2 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 Dutchess County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wappingers Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wappingers Falls:

  • ELANT AT WAPPINGERS FALLS (37 MESIER AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wappingers Falls:

  • DUTCHESS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL CHHA (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • WINGATE AT DUTCHESS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FISHKILL, NY)
  • VASSAR BROTHERS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • EDEN PARK NH HRF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • THE PINES AT POUGHKEEPSIE CTR FOR NRSG AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • DUTCHESS CO DEPT HEALTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)

Amtrak station near Wappingers Falls:

  • 8 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 Wappingers Falls:

  • Vassar College (about 7 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,469)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 8 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Marist College (about 9 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 9 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 11 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 14 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • United States Military Academy (about 15 miles; West Point, NY; FT enrollment: 5,651)

Public high school in Wappingers Falls:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wappingers Falls:

Private elementary/middle school in Wappingers Falls:

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Library in Wappingers Falls:

  • GRINNELL LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $439,624; Location: 2642 EAST MAIN STREET; 41,230 books; 2,655 audio materials; 3,383 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 91 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wappingers Falls: Wappingers Falls W T Garner Engine Company (A), Wappingers Falls S W Johnson Engine Company 2 (B), Wappingers Falls Village Hall (C), Grinnell Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Imperial Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Wappingers Falls include: Bethel Missionary Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), United Methodist Church of Wappingers (D), Zion Episcopal Church (E), Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Wappinger Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Wappingers Falls: Mesier Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fun Center Software (Amusement & Theme Parks; 111 West Currahee Toccoa).

Birthplace of: Jack Mulhall - Actor, Kieran Lalor - Teacher, David Magarity Jr. - College basketball player (Marist Red Foxes).

Dutchess County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wappingers Falls and their reported violations in the past:

BROOKSIDE MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 680 Old Route 9 North , Population served: 424, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COVERED BRIDGE WATER WORKS CORPORATION (Address: 3 VAN WYCK LN, SUITE 2 , Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013)
  • 50 regular monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
CEDAR MEADOW WATER CORP (Address: 847 ROUTE 376 , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-21-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2013)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 40 regular monitoring violations
COLONIAL VILLAGE MHP (Address: 680 OLD ROUTE 9 NORTH , Population served: 147, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013)
AVALON ASSISTED LIVING (Address: 1629 ROUTE 376 , Population served: 133, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 115 regular monitoring violations
COUNTRY ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 18 CLINTON ST , Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-31-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-23-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 54 regular monitoring violations
MID-HUDSON ISLAMIC ASSOC MOSQUE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
FISHKILL FINANCIAL CENTER (Address: 1607 ROUTE 376 , Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2010)
  • MCL, Average - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Chloride. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wappingers Falls that have no violations reported:

  • MAMMA MIA PIZZA II (Address: 901 ROUTE 376 , Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HOPEWELL INN (Address: 15 DOGWOOD HILL RD , Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GIOVANNIS PIZZERIA & RESTAURANT (Address: 100 WIDMERE Road , Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CROSS COURT (Address: 204 NEW HACKENSACK RD. , Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUNSET MOBILE HOME COURT (Serves FL, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

59.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.1%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Wappingers Falls in 2010:

  • 61 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 36 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Wappingers Falls in 2000:

  • 62 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Wappingers Falls (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Wappinger Falls / S And S Branch at 1357 Route 9, branch established on 1994/12/19. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Ulster Savings Bank: Wappingers Falls Branch at 1315 Route 9, branch established on 2005/07/25. Info updated 2012/04/04: Bank assets: $714.6 mil, Deposits: $624.5 mil, headquarters in Kingston, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 14 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wappinger Branch at 1460 Rte 9, branch established on 2008/12/12. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Wappingers Falls Branch at 1469 Route 9, branch established on 1976/04/03. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Patriots Park Branch at 1555 Route 9, branch established on 1992/01/21. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • The Mahopac National Bank: Wappingers Fall Branch at 1283 Route 9, branch established on 2006/12/11. Info updated 2010/12/14: Bank assets: $881.7 mil, Deposits: $684.4 mil, headquarters in Brewster, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Tompkins Financial Corporation
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Wappingers Falls Branch at 1568 Route 9, Imperial Plaza, branch established on 1998/02/17. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Poughkeepsie Branch at 1863 South Road, branch established on 1987/08/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Rhinebeck Bank: Beacon Branch at 1476 Route 9d, branch established on 2009/05/27. Info updated 2012/03/29: Bank assets: $567.1 mil, Deposits: $476.8 mil, headquarters in Rhinebeck, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Rhinebeck Bancorp, Mhc

For population 15 years and over in Wappingers Falls:

Marital status in Wappingers Falls, NY
  • Never married: 39.7%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

For population 25 years and over in Wappingers Falls:

  • High school or higher: 80.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.5
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Wappingers Falls
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wappingers Falls, NY (based on Dutchess County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,11222
Mainline Protestant20,55687
Evangelical Protestant12,79969
Other10,97028
Black Protestant2,89811
Orthodox8545
None138,299-
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: 100
Dutchess County:

3.42 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
This county:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
This county:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 302
Dutchess County:

10.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Dutchess County:

24.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.6%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wappingers Falls:

44.0%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wappingers Falls:

11.8%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wappingers Falls:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wappingers Falls:

32.8%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Wappingers Falls:

78.8%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wappingers Falls, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 6$25,808$51,6160$0
Water Supply 4$17,189$51,5671$1,723
Police - Other 3$9,646$38,5846$4,566
Other Government Administration 2$7,042$42,2526$3,889
Police Protection - Officers 1$22,083$264,99631$56,133
Judicial and Legal 1$3,198$38,3764$8,916
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$5,501
Totals for Government 17$84,966$59,97650$80,728

Wappingers Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $985,000 ($178.83)
    Sewerage: $214,000 ($38.85)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($3.81)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,354,000 ($245.82)
    General - Other: $1,180,000 ($214.23)
    Regular Highways: $624,000 ($113.29)
    Sewerage: $611,000 ($110.93)
    Water Utilities: $607,000 ($110.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $413,000 ($74.98)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $297,000 ($53.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $230,000 ($41.76)
    Central Staff Services: $211,000 ($38.31)
    Financial Administration: $145,000 ($26.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $128,000 ($23.24)
    Local Fire Protection: $126,000 ($22.88)
    General Public Buildings: $75,000 ($13.62)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($5.63)
    Health - Other: $28,000 ($5.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $278,000 ($50.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $87,000 ($15.80)
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000 ($13.44)
    Police Protection: $71,000 ($12.89)
    Water Utilities: $37,000 ($6.72)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($2.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($0.36)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,293,000 ($416.30)

Wappingers Falls government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $691,000 ($125.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $492,000 ($89.32)
    Other: $57,000 ($10.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($1.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $231,000 ($41.94)
    Other: $2,000 ($0.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $474,000 ($86.06)
    General Revenue - Other: $46,000 ($8.35)
    Donations From Private Sources: $10,000 ($1.82)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.73)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,387,000 ($251.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $104,000 ($18.88)
    Other: $98,000 ($17.79)
    General Local Government Support: $44,000 ($7.99)
  • Tax - Property: $3,307,000 ($600.40)
    Public Utilities Sales: $194,000 ($35.22)
    Other License: $35,000 ($6.35)

Wappingers Falls government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,332,000 ($1331.15)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,377,000 ($976.22)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,266,000 ($411.40)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $311,000 ($56.46)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $5,342,000 ($969.86)
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,219,000 ($221.31)

Wappingers Falls government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,556,000 ($645.61)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,165,000 ($211.51)

4.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($80,034 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
New York average:

4.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($343 average AGI)
Dutchess County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Westchester County, NY  0.63% ($173,508 average AGI)
from Ulster County, NY  0.42% ($48,633)
from Putnam County, NY  0.37% ($64,559)


5.29% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,484 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.29%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($525 average AGI)
Dutchess County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ulster County, NY  0.50% ($51,063 average AGI)
to Westchester County, NY  0.39% ($72,478)
to Orange County, NY  0.38% ($52,650)
Businesses in Wappingers Falls, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
Dunkin Donuts1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx5Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Stop & Shop1
Goodwill3Subaru1
H&R Block1Subway2
Home Depot1Toyota1
Kohl's1Toys"R"Us1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U-Haul3
McDonald's1UPS9
Nike1Verizon Wireless3
Nissan1Volkswagen1
Outback1Walgreens1
Outback Steakhouse1Wendy's1
Pizza Hut1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wappingers Falls:

  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WEOK (1390 AM; 5 kW; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wappingers Falls:

  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W202AR (88.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • W299AG (107.7 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • W272AV (102.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)

TV broadcast stations around Wappingers Falls:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W42AE (Channel 42; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
Wappingers Falls fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Wappingers Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.9mTotal length
  • $10,921,000Total costs
  • 13,720Total average daily traffic
  • 322Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,856Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wappingers Falls)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Wappingers Falls, NY)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Dutchess County Airport (Lat: 41.626750 Lon: -73.883750), Type: Building, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: KYZ4,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.950 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2018, Expiration Date: 03/26/2028, Registrant: Dutchess County Dept Of Aviation, 263 New Hackensack Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590, Phone: (845) 463-6000, Fax: (845) 462-0083, Email:
  • Dutchess County Airport (Lat: 41.633417 Lon: -73.866250), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WRH7, Licensee ID: L00003777,
    Assigned Frequencies: 123.500 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2001, Expiration Date: 01/09/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2006, Registrant: Richmor Aviation, Rte 376, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

149 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wappingers Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wappingers Falls)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$205,63614$134,00046$166,0221$40,0000$011$147,818
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$200,0003$180,0004$233,2500$00$02$120,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$154,5007$170,14338$190,5534$51,5000$01$118,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$151,3330$016$197,9380$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$207,3751$10,0001$3,000,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3000.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$238,8000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$229,7502$332,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$417,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3000.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wappingers Falls, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wappingers Falls, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 67. The highest number of reported fires - 144 took place in 2013, and the least - 6 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Wappingers Falls, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.2%), and Outside Fires (21.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wappingers Falls, NY
    • 69261.2%Structure Fires
    • 23921.1%Outside Fires
    • 1089.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 928.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wappingers Falls, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wappingers Falls, NY
  • 67.2%Utility gas
  • 28.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wappingers Falls, NY
  • 59.4%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.5%Electricity
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wappingers Falls compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

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  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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