Cranberry Lake, New York

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Population in 2010: 200.
Males: 99  (49.7%)
Females: 101  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

64.3 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 12927, 13666.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,108
Cranberry Lake:

$52,108
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,195

Cranberry Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $101,800
Cranberry Lake:

$101,800
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $266,698; detached houses: $262,199
March 2019 cost of living index in Cranberry Lake: 95.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.0%
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Ancestries: Irish (26.7%), English (15.6%), American (14.4%), French (10.0%), French Canadian (5.6%), Northern European (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1497 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,665 (3.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $6,077 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (80.3 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (156.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (238.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Clifton, NY (2.4 miles ),
Star Lake, NY (3.3 miles ),
Fine, NY (3.5 miles ),
Piercefield, NY (3.6 miles ),
Clare, NY (3.7 miles),
Colton, NY (4.2 miles ),
Tupper Lake, NY (4.3 miles ),
Russell, NY (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 44.22 N, Longitude: 74.84 W

Distribution of median household income in Cranberry Lake, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Cranberry Lake, NY in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
New York:

8.1%

Earthquake activity:

Cranberry Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 70% 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 30.8 miles away from Cranberry Lake center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 59.8 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) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 169.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 212.7 miles away from Cranberry Lake center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.5 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 St. Lawrence County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cranberry Lake:

  • CLIFTON FINE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; STAR LAKE, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cranberry Lake:

  • St Lawrence University (about 31 miles; Canton, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 32 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • Clarkson University (about 32 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 32 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 58 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 75 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Utica College (about 81 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)

Library in Cranberry Lake:

  • CLIFTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $19,002; Location: 7171 STATE HIGHWAY 3; 7,959 books; 392 audio materials; 351 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 89 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Cranberry Lake: Cranberry Lake Campground (A), Clifton Community Library (B), Cranberry Lake Volunteer Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and swamps: Silver Lake (A), Dillon Pond (B), Lost Pond (C), Bear Mountain Swamp (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Peavine Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

St. Lawrence 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 Cranberry Lake that have no violations reported:

  • PINE CONE GRILL, INC. (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.8%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Cranberry Lake:

Marital status in Cranberry Lake, NY
  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 74.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

For population 25 years and over in Cranberry Lake:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
New York average:

13.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cranberry Lake, NY (based on St. Lawrence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,47832
Mainline Protestant8,07572
Evangelical Protestant5,36455
Other2,09311
Black Protestant1791
None71,755-
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: 28
St. Lawrence County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Here:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
St. Lawrence County:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.5%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

29.6%
State:

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

13.3%
State:

15.6%

3.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.20%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,467 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.34% ($30,811 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($34,226)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.11% ($56,128)


4.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
New York average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.39% ($35,826 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.25% ($35,348)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.19% ($43,408)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cranberry Lake:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cranberry Lake:

  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WYSI (96.7 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cranberry Lake:

  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W2JV, Licensee ID: L00764482, Grant Date: 11/06/2003, Expiration Date: 12/07/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/12/2011, Certifier: Leiper P Read, Registrant: Leiper P Read, 617 Columbian Rd, Cranberry Lake, NY 12927
  • Call Sign: WB2MQQ, Licensee ID: L00771611, Grant Date: 12/31/2013, Expiration Date: 02/15/2024, Registrant: Ronny K Russell, Cranberry Lake, NY 12927-0729
  • Call Sign: WB2RZK, Licensee ID: L01243168, Grant Date: 04/04/2017, Expiration Date: 04/04/2027, Certifier: Andrew J Smith, Registrant: Andrew J Smith, 6 Second Streeet, Cranberry Lake, NY 12927

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cranberry Lake, NY
  • 45.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 31.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.9%Wood
  • 5.1%Utility gas
  • 5.1%Electricity
  • 3.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cranberry Lake, NY
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Cranberry Lake compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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