Amsterdam, New York

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Population in 2017: 17,844 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 8,506  (47.7%)
Females: 9,338  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

37.0 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 12010.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,497 (it was $27,517 in 2000)
Amsterdam:

$41,497
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,792 (it was $16,680 in 2000)

Amsterdam city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,096 (it was $61,400 in 2000)
Amsterdam:

$92,096
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $119,486; detached houses: $127,732; townhouses or other attached units: $69,438; in 2-unit structures: $84,896; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $194,985

Median gross rent in 2017: $777.

March 2019 cost of living index in Amsterdam: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.6%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.1% for Black residents, 42.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.2% for other race residents, 47.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Amsterdam, NY (2010)
    • 12,68168.1%White alone
    • 4,87326.2%Hispanic
    • 4962.7%Black alone
    • 3231.7%Two or more races
    • 1530.8%Asian alone
    • 530.3%American Indian alone
    • 390.2%Other race alone
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 51 registered sex offenders living in Amsterdam, New York as of August 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Amsterdam is 355 to 1.


Crime rates in Amsterdam by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.6)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(27.8)
9
(50.3)
4
(22.6)
6
(33.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(16.7)
2
(11.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
9
(52.4)
13
(69.5)
7
(37.6)
12
(66.0)
15
(82.9)
7
(38.9)
9
(50.3)
13
(73.3)
7
(39.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
68
(378.7)
87
(488.8)
80
(452.5)
98
(560.6)
95
(544.5)
34
(197.8)
15
(80.2)
7
(37.6)
18
(99.0)
12
(66.3)
18
(99.9)
4
(22.4)
13
(73.3)
12
(67.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
66
(367.6)
36
(202.3)
53
(299.8)
41
(234.5)
51
(292.3)
138
(802.9)
151
(807.3)
124
(666.4)
99
(544.5)
107
(591.2)
124
(688.4)
68
(380.1)
68
(383.4)
45
(253.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
177
(985.9)
126
(708.0)
83
(469.5)
78
(446.2)
113
(647.6)
416
(2,420)
374
(2,000)
296
(1,591)
291
(1,600)
370
(2,044)
356
(1,976)
247
(1,381)
265
(1,494)
148
(834.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(17.2)
12
(69.8)
10
(53.5)
12
(64.5)
15
(82.5)
13
(71.8)
17
(94.4)
9
(50.3)
7
(39.5)
8
(45.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A2
(11.2)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
7
(40.7)
1
(5.3)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(16.6)
5
(27.8)
7
(39.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)146.4144.1130.7157.8156.6230.2177.7164.3148.3167.0188.7156.8155.7107.2

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Amsterdam, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 42 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Italian (18.3%), Polish (10.1%), Irish (3.8%), American (3.7%), German (3.2%), English (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1830

Land area: 5.95 square miles.

Population density: 3,001 people per square mile   (average).

Amsterdam, New York map

1,051 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 2.2% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

5.8%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,223 (4.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,147 (3.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (16.4 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (145.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Fort Johnson, NY (1.6 miles ),
Hagaman, NY (1.8 miles ),
Perth, NY (2.1 miles ),
Tribes Hill, NY (2.3 miles ),
Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction, NY (2.8 miles ),
Broadalbin, NY (2.8 miles ),
Glen, NY (2.9 miles ),
Mariaville Lake, NY (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 42.94 N, Longitude: 74.19 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,452 (+8.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,245 (43.0%)

Area code: 518

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $485,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $170,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Amsterdam, NY residents
Average permit cost in Amsterdam, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.6%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Amsterdam, NY
Historical housing units in Amsterdam, NY
Most common industries in Amsterdam, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Paper (3.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Amsterdam, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)

Average climate in Amsterdam, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Amsterdam, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 50.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.362. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.362
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.92
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Amsterdam-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Amsterdam city center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/16/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Amsterdam-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 70.2 miles away from Amsterdam 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 109.3 miles away from Amsterdam 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 136.1 miles away from Amsterdam 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 32.9 miles away from Amsterdam 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 69.6 miles away from Amsterdam 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 204.4 miles away from Amsterdam 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 Montgomery County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amsterdam topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Amsterdam:

  • ST MARY'S HOSPITAL AT AMSTERDAM (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 427 GUY PARK AVENUE)
  • AMSTERDAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SNF (4988 STATE HWY 30)
  • MT LORETTO NURSING HOME INC (302 SWART HILL ROAD)
  • RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER L L C (100 SANDY DRIVE)
  • WILKINSON RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE FACILITY (4988 STATE HWY 30)
  • FMS-AMSTERDAM DIALYSIS CENTER (1810 RIVERFRONT CENTER)

Airports and heliports located in Amsterdam:

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Amtrak station:

AMSTERDAM (RAILROAD & W. MAIN STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amsterdam:

  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 6 miles; Johnstown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,043)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 16 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 16 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 23 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)
  • Skidmore College (about 23 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • Excelsior College (about 24 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,723)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 26 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)

Public high school in Amsterdam:

Public elementary/middle schools in Amsterdam:

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Library in Amsterdam:

  • AMSTERDAM FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $326,411; Location: 28 CHURCH STREET; 52,613 books; 4,365 audio materials; 2,141 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 117 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Amsterdam: Amsterdam Industrial Center (A), Niagara-Mohawk Power Corporation Church Street Sub-Station (B), Amsterdam Toll Plaza (C), Amsterdam City Wastewater Treatment Plant (D), Amsterdam Fire Station Number 3 (E), Amsterdam Fire Station Number 6 (F), Amsterdam Fire Station Number 4 (G), Amsterdam Fire Station Number 5 (H), Rialto Theatre (I), Amsterdam Public Safety Building (J), Amsterdam City Hall (K), Sarah Jane Sanford Home For Elderly Women (L), Morris Building (M), Amsterdam Free Library (N), Montgomery Meadows Residential Health Care Facility (O), Park Hill Adult Home (P), Amsterdam Fire Department (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Amsterdam include: Emanuel Presbyterian Church (A), First Reformed Church (B), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Saint Casimir's Roman Catholic Lithuanian Church (F), Saint Stanislaus Catholic Church (G), Saint Michael's Roman Catholic Church (H), Saint Nicholas Greek Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Kellogg Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Bunn Creek (A), South Chuctanunda Creek (B), Dove Creek (C), North Chuctanunda Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Amsterdam include: Hassenfuss Field (1), Mohawk Mills Park (2), Coessens Park (3), Veterans Memorial Field (4), Bergen Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Best Western-Amsterdam (10 Market Street).

Courts: Amsterdam City - City Court-Criminal Traffic Civil- Criminal & Traffic C (1 Guy Park Extension), Town Of Flordia - Justice Court (214 Fort Hunter Road), Amsterdam Town - Town Court (283 Mannys Corners Road).

Birthplace of: Kirk Douglas - (born 1916), actor, Arthur Easterbrook - Soilder, David Pietrusza - Historian, John Henry Manny - Inventor, Marilyn Hall Patel - Judge, Harold D. Langley - Historian, Lucille Bremer - Actress and dancer, Benjamin Paul Blood - (1832-1919), philosopher and poet, Homer P. Snyder - Politician, Roger Bowman - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

AMSTERDAM (C) (Address: CITY HALL , Population served: 20,700, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-30-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-17-2008), Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-17-2008), Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-17-2008), Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • 18 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-31-2007)
  • One regular monitoring violation
AMSTERDAM (T) (Address: 283 MANNY'S CORNERS RD. , Population served: 3,000, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • 17 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2008), Fed FAO issued (NOV-10-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
ADIRONDACK ESTATES MHP (Population served: 475, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (2 times from OCT-18-2013 to OCT-18-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In AUG-25-2009, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-22-2009 to SEP-23-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-08-2011 to FEB-08-2011)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In AUG-30-2006, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 54 regular monitoring violations
RAINDANCER STEAK PARLOUR, INC. (Address: 4582 STATE HWY 30 , Population served: 375, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CAPSTONE CENTER FOR REHAB AND NURSING (Address: 302 SWART HILL RD. , Population served: 330, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ROLLING HILLS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 160, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PERTH (T) (MUNICIPAL BUILDING) (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
KRISTELS LODGE (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • MIDLINE INN (Address: 1091 MIDLINE ROAD , Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

11.3%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Amsterdam in 2010:

  • 118 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 113 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Amsterdam in 2000:

  • 183 people in nursing homes
  • 85 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 40 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 27 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 18 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with branches in Amsterdam (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Church Street Branch, Division Street Branch, Rt 30 Maple Ave Branch, Sanford Farms Price Chopper Branch. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Perth Branch at 4178 State Highway 30, branch established on 1996/10/05; Amsterdam Branch at 106 Hannford Plaza, branch established on 1994/02/07. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Collins Corners Branch at 4855 State Highway 30, branch established on 1964/08/15; Amsterdam Branch at 6 Market Street, branch established on 1912/07/19. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Amsterdam Branch at 4883 State Highway 30, branch established on 2003/05/30. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Sanford Farms Branch at 140 Sanford Farms Plaza, branch established on 1995/11/13. 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
  • Woodforest National Bank: Ny Amsterdam Branch at 101 Sanford Farm Shpg Cntr, branch established on 2009/09/16. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Amsterdam:

Marital status in Amsterdam, NY
  • Never married: 40.1%
  • Now married: 37.4%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Amsterdam:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Amsterdam, NY (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,94612
Mainline Protestant5,90536
Evangelical Protestant1,95420
Other1375
None28,277-
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: 15
Montgomery County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Montgomery County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Montgomery County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
This county:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.1%
New York:

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

13.8%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Amsterdam:

48.8%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.5%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Amsterdam:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Amsterdam:

12.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Amsterdam:

33.7%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Amsterdam:

76.2%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Amsterdam, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 40$218,825$65,6480$0
Firefighters 32$143,929$53,9730$0
Streets and Highways 24$94,227$47,1140$0
Water Supply 20$73,151$43,8911$996
Sewerage 14$50,960$43,6800$0
Other and Unallocable 11$51,070$55,7131$2,033
Solid Waste Management 7$33,338$57,1510$0
Financial Administration 7$25,965$44,5114$6,444
Parks and Recreation 5$19,836$47,60626$30,446
Transit 3$10,407$41,6287$7,905
Police - Other 3$28,272$113,0883$1,880
Other Government Administration 2$9,495$56,9705$5,000
Fire - Other 1$7,449$89,3880$0
Judicial and Legal 1$6,767$81,2040$0
Totals for Government 170$773,691$54,61347$54,704

Amsterdam government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $827,000 ($46.35)
    General - Other: $541,000 ($30.32)
    Water Utilities: $119,000 ($6.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $116,000 ($6.50)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($0.22)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,638,000 ($372.00)
    Police Protection: $3,637,000 ($203.82)
    Water Utilities: $3,523,000 ($197.43)
    Sewerage: $3,421,000 ($191.72)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,327,000 ($130.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,813,000 ($101.60)
    Regular Highways: $1,112,000 ($62.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $975,000 ($54.64)
    Financial Administration: $235,000 ($13.17)
    Central Staff Services: $195,000 ($10.93)
    General Public Buildings: $127,000 ($7.12)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $73,000 ($4.09)
    Libraries: $60,000 ($3.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($1.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000 ($0.84)
    Health - Other: $15,000 ($0.84)
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000 ($0.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $289,000 ($16.20)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $337,000 ($18.89)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Transit Utilities: $382,000 ($21.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $169,000 ($9.47)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($1.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($1.12)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($0.73)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($0.56)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($0.50)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.11)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.06)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.06)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.06)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,550,000 ($591.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($0.78)

Amsterdam government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,449,000 ($249.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,996,000 ($111.86)
    Other: $550,000 ($30.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $543,000 ($30.43)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $591,000 ($33.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,479,000 ($251.01)
    Other: $81,000 ($4.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $876,000 ($49.09)
    Fines and Forfeits: $251,000 ($14.07)
    Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($2.19)
    Special Assessments: $23,000 ($1.29)
    Rents: $22,000 ($1.23)
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000 ($0.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,206,000 ($291.75)
    Transit Utilities: $2,000 ($0.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,867,000 ($160.67)
    Other: $988,000 ($55.37)
    Highways: $522,000 ($29.25)
  • Tax - Property: $5,514,000 ($309.01)
    Public Utilities Sales: $441,000 ($24.71)
    Other License: $292,000 ($16.36)
    Other: $141,000 ($7.90)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($0.78)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($0.11)

Amsterdam government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,537,000 ($366.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,110,000 ($342.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,417,000 ($79.41)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,066,000 ($59.74)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $990,000 ($55.48)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $769,000 ($43.10)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $297,000 ($16.64)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $15,891,000 ($890.55)
    End of Fiscal Year: $13,361,000 ($748.77)

Amsterdam government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,225,000 ($180.73)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,822,000 ($158.15)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $769,000 ($43.10)

5.05% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fulton County, NY  1.24% ($36,232 average AGI)
from Schenectady County, NY  0.73% ($40,561)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.44% ($45,655)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,753 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fulton County, NY  1.66% ($32,262 average AGI)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.68% ($46,180)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.63% ($50,393)
Businesses in Amsterdam, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Penske1
AT&T2Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rite Aid2
Chevrolet1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway2
FedEx2Super 81
Ford1T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill4Target1
H&R Block3Tim Hortons1
Home Depot1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS4
Lowe's1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walmart1
McDonald's2Wendy's1
Payless1

Strongest AM radio stations in Amsterdam:

  • WCSS (1490 AM; 1 kW; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: WEBER COMM. OF AMSTERDAM, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBUG (1570 AM; 1 kW; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WIZR (930 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WENT (1340 AM; 1 kW; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: WHITNEY RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNY (1440 AM; 1 kW; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: MICHAEL A. SLEEZER)
  • WVKZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amsterdam:

  • WBKK (97.7 FM; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: GEM ASSOCIATES, L. P.)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WQBJ (103.5 FM; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKBE (100.3 FM; WARRENSBURG, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKM-FM (99.1 FM; LAKE GEORGE, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Amsterdam:

  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNY-CA (Channel 49; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: MICHAEL A. SLEEZER)
  • WNGX-LP (Channel 42; SCHNECTADY, NY; Owner: BRIAN A. LARSON)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Amsterdam fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 69Number of bridges
  • 627ft / 191mTotal length
  • $103,171,000Total costs
  • 418,258Total average daily traffic
  • 37,447Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Amsterdam, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 61900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 181950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 111970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Amsterdam, NY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Amsterdam)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Amsterdam, NY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Amsterdam)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Amsterdam)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED58$60,293142$59,894225$62,28411$19,63660$45,567
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$50,00013$40,38558$63,7768$25,6259$41,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$57,00044$43,795201$58,67240$21,05030$42,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$57,40013$59,69293$65,3557$35,5715$57,800
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$33,5005$61,60015$79,0672$12,5000$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0702.00 , 0703.00, 0704.00, 0705.00, 0706.00, 0707.00, 0708.00, 0709.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED56$57,60740$83,62517$43,294
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$51,2148$90,8755$44,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$53,6672$76,0001$43,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$28,7501$59,0002$28,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0702.00 , 0703.00, 0704.00, 0705.00, 0706.00, 0707.00, 0708.00, 0709.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amsterdam, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amsterdam, NY - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 98. The highest number of reported fires - 138 took place in 2007, and the least - 19 in 2010. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Amsterdam, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.1%), and Outside Fires (22.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Amsterdam, NY
    • 96061.1%Structure Fires
    • 35722.7%Outside Fires
    • 20212.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 523.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Amsterdam, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Amsterdam, NY
  • 82.6%Utility gas
  • 10.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Amsterdam, NY
  • 77.2%Utility gas
  • 20.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used


Amsterdam compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Amsterdam on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 5,000+)"
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