Wurtsboro, New York

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Population in 2014: 1,195 (79% urban, 21% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.2%
 
Males: 626  (52.5%)
Females: 569  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  44.3 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12790.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,550 (it was $38,500 in 2000)
Wurtsboro:

$50,550
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,140 (it was $16,698 in 2000)

Wurtsboro village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $155,440 (it was $92,000 in 2000)
Wurtsboro:

$155,440
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $222,774; Detached houses: $233,206; Townhouses or other attached units: $431,010; In 2-unit structures: $247,469; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $363,737; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $131,549; Mobile homes: $71,317

Median gross rent in 2013: $849.

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  • Races in Wurtsboro, NY (2010)

    Wurtsboro races chart
    • 1,06085.1%White alone
    • 1118.9%Hispanic
    • 373.0%Black alone
    • 171.4%Asian alone
    • 171.4%Two or more races
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wurtsboro: 89.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (19.2%), Irish (17.7%), German (15.8%), English (9.1%), Polish (4.3%), Dutch (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 1.26 square miles.

Population density: 945 people per square mile   (low).

Wurtsboro,NY real estate house value index trend

Wurtsboro, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Wurtsboro:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wurtsboro village:

  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 13.7%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

32 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.6% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).

This village:

3.3%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,214 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,995 (2.5%)

Wurtsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (37.8 miles , pop. 108,905).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (59.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Mamakating, NY (0.7 miles ), Bloomingburg, NY (1.6 miles ), Rock Hill, NY (2.4 miles ), Walker Valley, NY (2.7 miles ), Otisville, NY (2.8 miles ), Mount Hope, NY (2.8 miles ), Cragsmoor, NY (2.8 miles ), Washington Heights, NY (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $130,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.58 N, Longitude: 74.48 W

Area code: 845

Wurtsboro household income distribution Wurtsboro home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +176 (+16.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Wurtsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wurtsboro, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wurtsboro, New York average temperatures Wurtsboro, New York average precipitation Wurtsboro, New York humidity Wurtsboro, New York wind speed Wurtsboro, New York snowfall Wurtsboro, New York sunshine Wurtsboro, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Wurtsboro-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Wurtsboro village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 31.3 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wurtsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 164.5 miles away from the city 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 205.0 miles away from Wurtsboro 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 118.4 miles away from the city 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 73.5 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 198.2 miles away from Wurtsboro center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 306.1 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 Sullivan County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wurtsboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wurtsboro:

  • MIDDLETOWN PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • ST TERESA'S NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • HORTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • PARK MANOR REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • FMS-MIDDLETOWN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • ORANGE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MIDDLETOWN, NY)
  • HOSPICE OF SULLIVAN COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MONTICELLO, NY)

airports located in Wurtsboro:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wurtsboro:

  • Orange County Community College (about 10 miles; Middletown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,742)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 24 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 25 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 27 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • Marist College (about 31 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • United States Military Academy (about 31 miles; West Point, NY; FT enrollment: 5,651)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 31 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)

Public elementary/middle school in Wurtsboro:

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Library in Wurtsboro:

  • TOWN OF MAMAKATING LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $274,291; Location: 156-158 SULLIVAN STREET; 12,614 books; 1,904 e-books; 2,159 audio materials; 1,822 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Wurtsboro Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Wurtsboro include: Saint Josephs Church (A), Community Church of Wurtsboro (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Sylvan Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Days Inn Wurtsboro (21 Perron Drive).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.9
U.S.:

32.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0173. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0173
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.9% for Black residents, 6.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 69.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  59.4%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Wurtsboro (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Wurtsboro Branch at 101 Sullivan Avenue, branch established on 1973/07/21. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wurtsboro Branch at 2 Sullivan Street, branch established on 1966/01/31. 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.
  • The First National Bank of Jeffersonville: Wurtsboro Branch at 2930 State Rt 209, branch established on 2000/03/14. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $432.8 mil, Deposits: $359.9 mil, headquarters in Jeffersonville, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Jeffersonville Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
New York average:

13.9

Wurtsboro travel time to work - commute Wurtsboro mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wurtsboro village (based on Sullivan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,35221
Other9,81731
Mainline Protestant4,94744
Evangelical Protestant1,39918
Orthodox602
None45,972-
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: 31
Sullivan County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Sullivan County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Sullivan County:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Here:

10.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

24.1%
New York:

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

16.4%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wurtsboro:

49.5%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wurtsboro:

46.6%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Wurtsboro:

29.1
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wurtsboro:

22.8%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Wurtsboro:

56.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Wurtsboro:

78.5%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wurtsboro, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$64,926
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$60,000
Water Supply 0$0 2$7,315
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$5,800
Totals for Government 0$0 9$138,041

4.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($353 average AGI)
Sullivan County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, NY  1.19% ($38,695 average AGI)
from Ulster County, NY  0.31% ($33,115)
from Queens County, NY  0.29% ($68,654)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,386 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($331 average AGI)
Sullivan County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, NY  1.31% ($39,674 average AGI)
to Ulster County, NY  0.41% ($36,397)
to Queens County, NY  0.18% ($43,460)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wurtsboro:

  • WELV (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 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.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wurtsboro:

  • WZAD (97.3 FM; WURTSBORO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOSR (91.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXHD (90.1 FM; MOUNT HOPE, NY; Owner: AURICLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRPJ (88.9 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WSUL (98.3 FM; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: REYNOLDS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRV (92.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPDA (106.1 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Wurtsboro:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W30AZ (Channel 30; LIBERTY, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • W27AL (Channel 27; MONTICELLO, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • Wurtsboro, New York
  • Fatal accident count28
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents40
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:8
  • Fatalities28
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents55
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count153
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents215
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons32
  • Fatalities163
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents400
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents33
See more detailed statistics of Wurtsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $1,107,000Total costs
  • 5,815Total average daily traffic
  • 675Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,888Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wurtsboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Fire House Cor Sullivan St & Pennsylvania Ave (Lat: 41.575639 Lon: -74.483500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KLU407
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1000 MHzGrant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/27/2022Registrant: Wurtsboro Fire District, 91 Sullivan St, Wurtsboro, NY 12790, Phone: (845) 701-9095, Email:
  • 3440 State Route 209 (Lat: 41.600833 Lon: -74.494167), Call Sign: WPTR541
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.537 MHz, 461.287 MHz, 461.162 MHz, 461.037 MHz, 466.162 MHz, 466.287 MHz, 466.037 MHz, 466.537 MHzGrant Date: 11/29/2001, Expiration Date: 11/29/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2012, Certifier: Bart LansingRegistrant: Communications Direct Inc, 735 Hunter Drive Unit F, Batavia, IL 60510, Phone: (630) 406-5400, Fax: (630) 406-5405
  • FCC-WURTSBORO, Approximately 4 Mi Se Of Wurtsboro (Lat: 41.613056 Lon: -74.425833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPUS782
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.237 MHz, 855.462 MHz, 855.712 MHz, 857.212 MHz, 858.212 MHzGrant Date: 04/25/2002, Expiration Date: 04/25/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J CowperRegistrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • SP WURTSBORO, Nysp Station, 2954 State Route 209 (Lat: 41.564444 Lon: -74.499444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQCA807
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.695 MHzGrant Date: 12/29/2014, Expiration Date: 01/19/2025, Certifier: Carl W Carlton JrRegistrant: Nysp Mobile Communications Unit, Bldg. 15, Glenville Business & Technology Park West, Scotia, NY 12302, Phone: (518) 372-5394, Fax: (518) 372-5733, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • TIMEWARNER, 131 Fire Tower Road (Lat: 41.613000 Lon: -74.424583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQCD553
    Assigned Frequencies: 7112.50 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2005, Expiration Date: 06/01/2023, Certifier: Christian FrenchRegistrant: Wrnn-Tv, 721 Broadway, Kingston, NY 12401, Phone: (845) 339-6200, Email:
  • WURTSBORO, Wolf Lake Road (010332) (Lat: 41.600889 Lon: -74.554500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 89.6 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WQQE690
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • UNY0823, Fire Tower Rd Off Rosa Gap Rd (Lat: 41.613000 Lon: -74.424583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: WQTQ392
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz... (+66 more)Grant Date: 03/24/2014, Expiration Date: 03/24/2024, Certifier: Ed DelongRegistrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-0201, Email:
  • WURTSBORO, Fire Tower Rd Off Rosa Gap Rd (Lat: 41.613000 Lon: -74.424583), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: WQUU918
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2014, Expiration Date: 10/21/2024, Certifier: Michael S FoltinRegistrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5520, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • Sullivan Street (Lat: 41.574528 Lon: -74.482639), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WLP501
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.000 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/1991, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022Registrant: Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP, 1500 K Street N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 842-8876, Fax: (202) 842-8465, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Wurtsboro Airport (Lat: 41.600083 Lon: -74.466278), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WWI2
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHzGrant Date: 10/27/1997, Expiration Date: 11/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2003Registrant: Wurtsboro Flight Service Inc, Wurtsboro Airport Barone Rd, Wurtsboro, NY 12790

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wurtsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: SOUKUP WILLIAM G WAG-AERO SPRTSMN 2+2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 173PF , Serial Number: 946, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1997
    Registrant (Individual): William G Soukup, 50 Barone Rd, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: DICK JH-1 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 22DJ , Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Edward E Hindman, 267 Canal Rd, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-346 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3583R , Serial Number: M-759, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Charles V Avery, Po Box 66, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: RYAN NAVION (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4791K , Serial Number: NAV-4-1791, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1955
    Registrant (Individual): James A Arnott, Po Box 204, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: HAWKER BEECHCRAFT CORP G36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-B (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 47WW , Serial Number: E-3963, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 08/19/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Lake Shore Aircraft Holdings LLC, 66 Lake Shore Dr, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: GLOBE GC-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C125 SERIES (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80953 , Serial Number: 1146, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne L Benson, 69 Sarine Rd, Wurtsboro, NY 12790
  • Aircraft: FPNA LLC A-22 VALOR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 912FP , Serial Number: H035, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Robert N Pullman, 66 Lake Shore Dr, Wurtsboro, NY 12790

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

BLUE SKY MANOR (Address: 3832 State Route 209 , Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-1994, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-1994)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PARADISE II (Population served: 198, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MAMAKATING PARK POOL (Address: 2948 Route 209 , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
GIOVANNIS INN (Address: 2433 ROUTE 209 , Population served: 92, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Boil Water Order (NOV-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
MASTEN LAKE COMMUNITY ASSOC (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2011), St Boil Water Order (MAY-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DAYS INN (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
S & J HUNTING LODGE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • MAMAKATING NUTRITION SITE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Wurtsboro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wurtsboro, NY
Most common first names in Wurtsboro, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3572.3 years
Joseph3474.5 years
George2973.4 years
Mary2877.3 years
William2476.1 years
Frank2279.1 years
Charles2175.0 years
Edward1877.1 years
James1773.3 years
Robert1768.8 years
Most common last names in Wurtsboro, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith974.3 years
Dunn874.2 years
Russo578.0 years
Fello579.2 years
Baker561.6 years
White577.2 years
Olcott581.0 years
Martin477.5 years
Riordan474.5 years
Platt465.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Businesses in Wurtsboro, NY

  • Days Inn: 1
  • FedEx: 2
  • UPS: 1

Wurtsboro compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Wurtsboro on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
  • #95 (12790) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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