For population 25 years and over in West Carthage:
For population 15 years and over in West Carthage village:
88 residents are foreign born (3.9% Europe, 2.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,648 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (63.7 miles , pop. 60,651).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (114.3 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (242.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Carthage, NY (0.9 miles ), Champion, NY (1.7 miles ), Wilna, NY (1.8 miles ), Herrings, NY (2.0 miles) , Deferiet, NY (2.3 miles ), Denmark, NY (2.3 miles ), Great Bend, NY (2.5 miles ), Copenhagen, NY (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 43.97 N, Longitude: 75.62 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 315
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in West Carthage detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-3.4%).
Work and jobs in West Carthage: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Carthage, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:West Carthage-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% 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 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from West Carthage center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.4 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 27.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/30/2007 at 03:47:45, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from West Carthage center
On 12/25/2002 at 18:25:19, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Casey Powell - Lacrosse player, Ryan Powell (lacrosse) - Lacrosse player.
Hospitals/medical centers near West Carthage:
Local government website: WWW.RACOG.ORG
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Carthage:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.2%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 54.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 34.5% for two or more races residents)
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West Carthage compared to New York state average:
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Religion statistics for West Carthage village (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 28
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
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West Carthage government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
10.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,663 average adjusted gross income)
1.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,110 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
12.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,883 average adjusted gross income)
0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,441 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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West Carthage fatal accident list:
Dec 22, 2006 06:41 PM, Bridge St, Lat: 43.973292, Lon: -75.616381, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1989 10:32 AM, 26, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Dec 27, 1977 11:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
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