Delaware County, New York (NY)

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County population in 2012: 47,276 (22% urban, 78% rural); it was 48,055 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,642
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,126
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,597
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,130 (it was 4,673 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

47%

Land area: 1446 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 33 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Delaware County: 97.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (16.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 41%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Delaware County, New York:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
New York median age:  38.0 years
Males: 24,096  (49.3%)
Females: 23,884  (50.7%)

Delaware County,NY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Delaware County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,152 ($32,461 in 1999)

This county:

$41152
New York:

$57369

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $527 (lower quartile is $375, upper quartile is $671)
This county:

$527
State:

$992


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,301 (it was $74,800 in 2000)
Delaware:

$128,301
New York:

$277,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,668 - $205,196
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,088
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $462

Institutionalized population: 573

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Delaware County, NY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 124 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2008: 107 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2009: 76 buildings, average cost: $137,500

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,672 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,424 (1.9%)

Delaware County household income distribution in 2009 Delaware County home values distribution Delaware County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.4%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.6% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.1% for American Indian residents, 28.5% for other race residents, 29.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.4%
Delaware County:

16.4%
New York:

16.0%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.1% for Black residents, 26.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.1% for American Indian residents, 29.1% for other race residents, 28.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 46 years old
(Males: 45 years old, Females: 46 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, Black residents: 21 years old, American Indian residents: 64 years old, Asian residents: 44 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 19 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Delaware County is $456 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $547 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $676 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sidney, Walton, Davenport, Delhi, Roxbury, Colchester, Kortright, Harpersfield, Meredith, Masonville.

Delaware County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
City or TownHomes measuredLiving AreaBasement
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Andes town91710 - 274531 - 58
Bovina town16137 - 203826 - 50
Colchester town141913 - 274434 - 56
Davenport town262519 - 345344 - 63
Delhi town482217 - 275042 - 57
Deposit town182015 - 274940 - 59
Franklin town281611 - 224031 - 49
Hamden town262316 - 325442 - 65
Hancock town16149 - 203626 - 46
Harpersfield town17139 - 193425 - 43
Kortright town182215 - 295039 - 60
Masonville town6138 - 223523 - 49
Meredith town15106 - 163020 - 43
Middletown town261410 - 193729 - 46
Roxbury town262519 - 325244 - 61
Sidney town701613 - 204136 - 46
Stamford town171610 - 243828 - 49
Tompkins town161811 - 254433 - 56
Walton town612722 - 325649 - 63
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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Delaware County: Kingswood Camp (A), Kilgour Spur (B), Unadilla Westbound Rest Area (C), Shephard Hills Golf Course (D), Andersens Maple Farm (E), Hand-In-Hand Farm (F), Lovey Day Farm (G), Mountain Dell Farm (H), Rocking L Ranch (I), Shaver Hill Farm (J), Skate Creek Farm (K), Springhill Farm (L), Stone And Thistle Farm (M), Top Of The Hill Nurseries (N), Hemlock Springs Farm (O), Stone Tavern Farm (P), Schuman Farms (Q), Air Shaft Number 3 (R), Two Stones Farm (S), Ouleout Golf Course (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Delaware County include: West Delhi Presbyterian Church (A), East Delhi Christian Church (B), Meredith Baptist Church (C), Yellow Church (D), Community Full Gospel Church (E), Sidney Center Baptist Church (F), Shavertown Church (G), Dryden Community Church (H), Advent Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverview Cemetery (1), Rose Brook Cemetery (2), Sackrider Cemetery (3), Sanford Cemetery (4), Schemehorn Cemetery (5), Quaker Hill Cemetery (6), Scudder Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Little Pond (A), Merrick Pond (B), Lake Mimi (C), Mountain Lake (D), Mud Lake (E), Mud Pond (F), Odell Lake (G), Orleans Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gulf Brook (A), Trout Creek (B), Ouleout Creek (C), Keyser Brook (D), Treadwell Creek (E), Travis Brook (F), Gay Creek (G), Peaks Brook (H), Windfall Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Delaware County include: Catskill Park (1), More Park (2), Bear Spring Mountain Game Management Area (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Broome County , Chenango County , Greene County , Otsego County , Schoharie County , Sullivan County , Ulster County , Wayne County, Pennsylvania .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.3%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,388
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,648 (67% naturalized citizens)

Delaware County:

3.4%
Whole state:

20.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 139
  • 1990 to 1994: 140
  • 1985 to 1989: 132
  • 1980 to 1984: 142
  • 1975 to 1979: 49
  • 1970 to 1974: 70
  • 1970 to 1974: 174
  • 1965 to 1969: 802

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.0%

Delaware County marital status for males Delaware County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Delaware County with a mortgage: 4,414 (227 second mortgage, 502 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,273

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Delaware County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,5389
Mainline Protestant7,32565
Evangelical Protestant2,95130
Other2,32710
Orthodox121
None26,827-
Delaware County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Delaware County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Delaware County:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 56
This county:

12.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Delaware County:

8.2%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.3%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.0%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Delaware County:

Average size of farms: 243 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $64,111
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $108.56
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.93%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.63%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $58,502
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $72,854
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.70
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 41.26%
Corn for grain: 1900 harvested acres
Vegetables: 144 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 55 acres

Tornado activity:

Delaware County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 14539050.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 13 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/31/1998, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Delaware County-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 124.6 miles away from Delaware County 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 169.8 miles away from the county center
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 33.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 141.1 miles away from the county 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 282.2 miles away from Delaware County center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 194.0 miles away from the county 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)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, 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).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (22%)
  • Italy (9%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Mexico (5%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Pakistan (5%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Delaware County (%):

  • German (17%)
  • Irish (14%)
  • English (13%)
  • Italian (12%)
  • United States or American (11%)
  • Polish (4%)
  • Scottish (4%)

Delaware County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,927 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 2,527 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 112 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 70 (0%)
  • Railroad: 28 (0%)
  • Taxi: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,247 (6%)
  • Other means: 141 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,154 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Delaware County, New York in 2000:

  • 978 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 526 people in nursing homes
  • 211 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 137 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 81 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 30 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 13 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Delaware County, New York in 2010:

  • 1,425 people in college/university student housing
  • 431 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 174 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 153 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 80 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 79 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 59 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,404.

4.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,910 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
New York average:

5.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.49% relocated from other counties in New York ($27,046 average AGI)
1.35% relocated from other states ($11,864 average AGI)
Delaware County:

1.35%
New York average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Otsego County, NY  0.88% ($31,302 average AGI)
from Chenango County, NY  0.42% ($22,930)
from Broome County, NY  0.29% ($32,040)
from Sullivan County, NY  0.16% ($30,222)
from Suffolk County, NY  0.15% ($55,923)
from Queens County, NY  0.14% ($64,750)
from Ulster County, NY  0.12% ($22,429)


5.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,734 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
New York average:

5.46%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.55% relocated to other counties in New York ($24,757 average AGI)
1.85% relocated to other states ($9,977 average AGI)
Delaware County:

1.85%
New York average:

2.38%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Otsego County, NY  0.99% ($31,408 average AGI)
to Chenango County, NY  0.41% ($30,200)
to Broome County, NY  0.37% ($35,703)
to Albany County, NY  0.17% ($24,414)
to New York County, NY  0.16% ($99,296)
to Schoharie County, NY  0.15% ($46,346)
to Ulster County, NY  0.12% ($38,190)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.4

Births per 1000 population in Delaware County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Delaware County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Delaware County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 9,170 (7,753 aged, 1,417 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.34
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3482.080
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 135.230
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 28828.6

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 866.750
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1081.330
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.93

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32.55
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61.01

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.52

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 106.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 63.6
  • Other - 42.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 45,545

Size of family households: 6,369 2-persons, 2,693 3-persons, 2,055 4-persons, 865 5-persons, 312 6-persons, 157 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,061 1-person, 1,213 2-persons, 115 3-persons, 38 4-persons, 15 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

7,432 married couples with children.
2,652 single-parent households (858 men, 1,794 women).

94.0% of residents of Delaware County speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
3.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $335,735,000 ($7094 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $29,373,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $130,228,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $58,188,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,579,000
Federal grants: $76,511,000
Federal procurement contracts: $45,394,000 ($11,454,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $23,835,000 ($15,096,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,247,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,643,000
Federal Government insurance: $58,001,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,256
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,832
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +96
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +32
Here +1 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Delaware County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 453.11 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

3.6

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 242
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,646
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,327
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,486
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,370
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,323
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,038
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,167
  • 1939 or earlier: 9,505
Rooms in houses/apartments in Delaware County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 22
  • 2 rooms: 101
  • 3 rooms: 340
  • 4 rooms: 1,560
  • 5 rooms: 2,991
  • 6 rooms: 3,207
  • 7 rooms: 2,449
  • 8 rooms: 1,901
  • 9+ rooms: 2,026
  • 1 room: 86
  • 2 rooms: 244
  • 3 rooms: 810
  • 4 rooms: 1,222
  • 5 rooms: 1,004
  • 6 rooms: 571
  • 7 rooms: 310
  • 8 rooms: 238
  • 9+ rooms: 188
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Delaware County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 29
  • 1 bedroom: 511
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,244
  • 3 bedrooms: 6,768
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,972
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,073
  • no bedroom: 94
  • 1 bedroom: 1,114
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,803
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,161
  • 4 bedrooms: 382
  • 5+ bedrooms: 119
Cars and other vehicles available in Delaware County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 585
  • 1 vehicle: 4,935
  • 2 vehicles: 6,461
  • 3 vehicles: 2,099
  • 4 vehicles: 405
  • 5+ vehicles: 112
  • no vehicle: 943
  • 1 vehicle: 2,340
  • 2 vehicles: 1,145
  • 3 vehicles: 173
  • 4 vehicles: 51
  • 5+ vehicles: 21

65% of Delaware County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in New York.

Delaware County:

65.3%
State average:

64.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $62,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Delaware County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60.4%)
  • Wood (14.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.4%)
  • Utility gas (8.8%)
  • Electricity (6.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (51.3%)
  • Electricity (18.1%)
  • Utility gas (13.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.2%)
  • Wood (4.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 114
Here:

2.1%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 123
Here:

4.1%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 245
Here:

11.4%
New York:

38.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Delaware County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,411,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,247,000
    Corrections - Other: $927,000
    General Public Buildings: $10,000
    General: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $18,304,000
    General - Other: $7,466,000
    Health Services - Other: $6,159,000
    Regular Highways: $4,398,000
    Housing & Community Development: $2,620,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,954,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,757,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,444,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,341,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,303,000
    Police Protection: $1,141,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $946,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $915,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $800,000
    General Public Buildings: $631,000
    Financial Administration: $587,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $569,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $356,000
    Parks & Recreation: $152,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $24,000
    Libraries: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $260,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Higher Education: $382,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $13,438,000
    Corrections: $41,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,693,000
    Sewerage: $1,105,000
    General Public Building: $231,000
    Police Protection: $224,000
    General - Other: $150,000
    Welfare - Other: $135,000
    Health - Other: $128,000
    Central Staff: $67,000
    Corrections - Other: $46,000
    Housing & Community Development: $35,000
    Judicial: $18,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $3,000
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,419,000

Delaware County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $15,104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $643,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,976,000
    Health & Hospitals: $63,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $639,000
    Highways: $107,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,910,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,697,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,351,000
    All Other: $5,633,000
    Health & Hospitals: $2,748,000
    Highways: $1,361,000
    Education: $559,000
    General Support: $97,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,699,000
    Total General Sales: $8,171,000
    NEC: $902,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $281,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000

Delaware County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $2,920,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $495,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $435,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,433,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $486,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $60,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $34,617,000
    Beginning: $17,803,000

Delaware County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,270,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $20,411,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $19,353,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Delaware County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Delaware County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Delaware County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John75974.8 years
William72474.9 years
Mary68781.2 years
Charles44975.9 years
George43175.4 years
Joseph42674.2 years
Robert42070.0 years
Helen41080.3 years
James40673.7 years
Frank37776.5 years
Most common last names in Delaware County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith30877.4 years
Miller16678.3 years
Brown12575.3 years
Johnson11776.4 years
Davis11774.7 years
Decker11275.6 years
Clark9776.3 years
Moore8373.1 years
Jones8073.7 years
Williams7572.1 years
Businesses in Delaware County, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture2
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware4Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts2MasterBrand Cabinets8
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's7
Audi1New Balance1
Bath & Body Works1Nike5
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nissan1
Blockbuster1OfficeMax1
Burger King1Payless1
CVS2Penske1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut3
Clarion1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack4
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid7
Decora Cabinetry4Rue211
Dennys1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1Sears3
Dunkin Donuts5Starbucks1
FedEx7Subaru1
Ford1Subway5
GNC4Super 82
H&R Block5T-Mobile1
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1True Value2
Home Depot1U-Haul5
Honda1UPS12
Hyundai1Verizon Wireless3
JCPenney1Volkswagen1
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1

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