For population 25 years and over in White Creek:
For population 15 years and over in White Creek town:
96 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 1.0% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (32.8 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (124.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (162.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Cambridge, NY (1.5 miles ), Jackson, NY (2.5 miles ), Hoosick, NY (2.7 miles ), Hoosick Falls, NY (2.7 miles ), Shaftsbury, VT (2.8 miles ), North Bennington, VT (2.8 miles ), South Shaftsbury, VT (2.8 miles ), Greenwich, NY (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 43.01 N, Longitude: 73.34 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 518
Work and jobs in White Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Creek, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
White Creek-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the White Creek town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
On 6/24/1960, a category F3 tornado 20.5 miles away from the town center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:White Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 90% 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 82.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from White Creek 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 72.6 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) earthquake occurred 79.5 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 71.0 miles away from White Creek center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 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 Washington County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Paul Cornell (lawyer) - Lawyer, John W. Sprague - Army general during Civil War.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in White Creek: John W. Sprague.
Hospitals/medical centers near White Creek:
Airports located in White Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Creek:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in White Creek and their reported violations in the past:PEACE BE STILL MOTOR INN, LLC (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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:
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
People in group quarters in White Creek in 2000:
White Creek compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for White Creek town (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.97%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,290 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,877 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in White Creek:
Strongest FM radio stations in White Creek:
TV broadcast stations around White Creek:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for White Creek, NY
Total length: 36 meters (118ft)
Total costs: $32,049,000
Total average daily traffic: 18,835
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,612
Total future (year 1994) average daily traffic: 25,917
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1