Arietta, New York

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Population in 2010: 304.
Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 147  (48.4%)
Females: 157  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

50.0 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12139.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,749 (it was $36,375 in 2000)
Arietta:

$64,749
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,214 (it was $25,378 in 2000)

Arietta town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $184,616 (it was $92,500 in 2000)
Arietta:

$184,616
NY:

$314,500
March 2019 cost of living index in Arietta: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Arietta, NY (2010)
    • 29898.0%White alone
    • 31.0%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: German (28.7%), Irish (22.9%), English (20.8%), United States (12.6%), Polish (10.2%), French (9.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 317.6 square miles.

Population density: 1.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Arietta, New York map

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Arietta town:

0.8% ($739)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (44.1 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (154.9 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (188.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Lake Pleasant, NY (2.9 miles ),
Morehouse, NY (3.1 miles),
Speculator, NY (3.2 miles ),
Wells, NY (3.9 miles ),
Inlet, NY (4.3 miles ),
Ohio, NY (4.4 miles ),
Indian Lake, NY (4.8 miles ),
Hope, NY (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 43.52 N, Longitude: 74.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Distribution of median household income in Arietta, NY in 2017
Arietta satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $79,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,700
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $516,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $366,700
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $215,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $235,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Arietta, NY residents
Average permit cost in Arietta, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.5%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Arietta, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (34.6%)
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
  • Machinery (4.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (34.4%)
  • Public administration (24.6%)
  • Machinery (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Fuel dealers (4.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (42.7%)
  • Educational services (24.0%)
  • Social assistance (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Wood products (4.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Arietta, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.6%)
  • Carpenters (5.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.9%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (14.8%)
  • Carpenters (13.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.8%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (8.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.6%)
  • Top executives (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (13.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (10.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Legal support workers (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)

Average climate in Arietta, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 45.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0477. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0477
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Arietta-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 47.5 miles away from the Arietta town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.7 miles away from the town center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arietta-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 32.3 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 79.5 miles away from Arietta 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 149.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.8 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 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from Arietta 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 Hamilton County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arietta topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arietta:

  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 40 miles; Johnstown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,043)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 41 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 45 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Utica College (about 46 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Adirondack Community College (about 48 miles; Queensbury, NY; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Skidmore College (about 50 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 50 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Arietta: Golden Beach Campsite (A), Forked Lake Campsite (B), Little Sand Point State Campsite (C), Point Comfort State Campsite (D), Poplar Point State Campsite (E), Clockmill Corners (F), Forked Lake State Campground (G), Golden Beach State Campground (H), Piseco Volunteer Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Arietta: Adirondack Bible Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Indigo Lake (A), Iron Lake (B), Jimmy Pond (C), Jockeybush Lake (D), Jones Lake (E), Kennels Pond (F), Kings Pond (G), L-D Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Grassy Brook (A), Butter Brook (B), Goldmine Stream (C), Silver Lake Outlet (D), Silver Run (E), Jimmy Creek (F), Panther Mountain Stream (G), Stony Brook (H), Bear Paw Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.4%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.9%
Whole state:

7.4%

For population 15 years and over in Arietta:

Marital status in Arietta, NY
  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Arietta:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arietta, NY (based on Hamilton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,6296
Other7621
Evangelical Protestant4458
Mainline Protestant3049
None1,696-
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: 3
This county:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Here:

15.83 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Hamilton County:

39.57 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hamilton County:

10.5%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

24.2%
New York:

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

15.9%
State:

15.6%

4.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,762 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.75%
New York average:

5.85%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Arietta:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arietta:

  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKBE (100.3 FM; WARRENSBURG, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WCKM-FM (99.1 FM; LAKE GEORGE, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)
  • WNYQ (105.7 FM; QUEENSBURY, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Arietta:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.5mTotal length
  • $10,614,000Total costs
  • 6,217Total average daily traffic
  • 678Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,272Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Arietta, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Arietta, NY


Arietta 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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