Highland Falls, New York

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Population in 2017: 3,845 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 1,905  (49.6%)
Females: 1,940  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 10996.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $78,395 (it was $45,833 in 2000)
Highland Falls:

$78,395
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $43,002 (it was $24,100 in 2000)

Highland Falls village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $222,372 (it was $136,800 in 2000)
Highland Falls:

$222,372
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $292,664; detached houses: $307,234; townhouses or other attached units: $245,486; in 2-unit structures: $267,527; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,352; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $286,465; mobile homes: $41,875

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,223.

March 2019 cost of living index in Highland Falls: 134.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.6%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Black residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Highland Falls, NY (2017)
    • 2,25258.0%White alone
    • 63116.3%Black alone
    • 57614.8%Hispanic
    • 1854.8%Asian alone
    • 1604.1%Two or more races
    • 651.7%Other race alone
    • 150.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Highland Falls, New York as of November 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Highland Falls is 772 to 1.


Crime rates in Highland Falls by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2013

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(52.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(158.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(106.9)
3
(80.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(78.0)
3
(78.8)
1
(26.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(211.0)
3
(79.6)
17
(454.3)
5
(134.9)
6
(163.3)
8
(208.0)
11
(289.1)
3
(78.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
34
(896.6)
4
(106.1)
50
(1,336)
17
(458.7)
41
(1,116)
31
(805.8)
34
(893.6)
13
(338.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(79.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(53.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)104.49.8110.960.256.162.473.976.3

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City-data.com crime index in Highland Falls, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: American (20.7%), Irish (10.7%), Italian (5.4%), German (4.8%), European (4.4%), African (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 3,477 people per square mile   (average).

Highland Falls, New York map

558 residents are foreign born (7.3% Latin America, 3.0% Asia, 2.3% Africa).

This village:

14.4%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $8,478 (3.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $9,475 (4.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (16.8 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (36.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Highlands, NY (1.2 miles ),
Fort Montgomery, NY (1.5 miles ),
Philipstown, NY (1.8 miles ),
Cold Spring, NY (1.9 miles ),
West Point, NY (2.0 miles ),
Nelsonville, NY (2.0 miles ),
Cornwall on Hudson, NY (2.4 miles ),
Firthcliffe, NY (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 73.97 W

Area code: 845

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $78,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Highland Falls, NY residents
Average permit cost in Highland Falls, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Highland Falls, NY
Historical housing units in Highland Falls, NY
Most common industries in Highland Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (20.5%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (18.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Public administration (8.6%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.4%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Utilities (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.4%)
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Highland Falls, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Cashiers (7.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)

Average climate in Highland Falls, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Highland Falls, New York average temperatures Highland Falls, New York average precipitation Highland Falls, New York humidity Highland Falls, New York wind speed Highland Falls, New York snowfall Highland Falls, New York sunshine Highland Falls, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.9. This is about average.

City:

79.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.90. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.90
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0184. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0184
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Highland Falls-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Highland Falls village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/29/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Highland Falls-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 179.8 miles away from Highland Falls 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 216.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 129.9 miles away from Highland Falls center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 190.6 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 94.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 128.7 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 Orange County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highland Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Highland Falls:

  • UCPA OF PUTNAM AND SOUTHERN DUTCHESS COUNTIES (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GARRISON, NY)
  • CORTLANDT HEALTHCARE LLC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • WEST LEDGE REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PEEKSKILL, NY)
  • PEEKSKILL-CORTLANDT DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • NORTH WESTCHESTER RESTORATIVE THERAPY AND N C (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOHEGAN LAKE, NY)
  • HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • LIVING RESOURCES CORPORATION, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MOHEGAN LAKE, NY)

Amtrak station near Highland Falls:

  • 13 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Highland Falls:

  • 8 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highland Falls:

  • United States Military Academy (about 2 miles; West Point, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,651)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 11 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Rockland Community College (about 18 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)
  • Nyack College (about 20 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Vassar College (about 23 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 23 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Orange County Community College (about 25 miles; Middletown, NY; FT enrollment: 4,742)

Public elementary/middle school in Highland Falls:

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Library in Highland Falls:

  • HIGHLAND FALLS LIBRARY (Operating income: $236,497; Location: 298 MAIN STREET; 31,271 books; 1,904 e-books; 2,641 audio materials; 2,186 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Highland Falls: Beverly Dock (A), Olmsted Hall (B), Highland Falls Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Highland Falls include: Lighthouse Christian Assembly Church (A), Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (B), Saint Marks Baptist Church (C), Holy Innocents Episcopal Church (D), Sacred Heart Church (E), United Church of the Highlands (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Peacedale Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Pells Pond (A), Roe Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Highland Falls: Roe Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Christianna Hotel (467 Main Street).

Birthplace of: Charles Durning - (1923-), Edgar Alexander Mearns - Ornithologist and field naturalist, Paul Reed (actor) - Singer.

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

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

MARLBORO MOTEL (Address: 41 MAIN STREET , Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

60.0%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Highland Falls (2011 data):

  • Highland Falls Federal Savings and Loan Association: Highland Falls Federal Savings And L at 252 Main Street, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $40.0 mil, Deposits: $33.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 1 total offices
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Highland Falls Branch at 195 Main Street, branch established on 1961/11/13. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: West Point Branch at 202 Main Street, branch established on 1968/05/25. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Highland Falls:

Marital status in Highland Falls, NY
  • Never married: 40.0%
  • Now married: 46.4%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Highland Falls:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Highland Falls, NY (based on Orange County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic131,30845
Other30,22142
Mainline Protestant19,32688
Evangelical Protestant14,43795
Black Protestant1,7119
Orthodox9736
None174,837-
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: 113
Orange County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 46
Orange County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Orange County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 314
Here:

8.34 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.6%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.9%
State:

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

13.3%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.9%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Highland Falls:

50.2%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Highland Falls:

10.0%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Highland Falls:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Highland Falls:

33.8%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Highland Falls:

80.2%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highland Falls, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$45,445$60,5937$9,478
Streets and Highways 6$23,654$47,3082$2,480
Sewerage 3$15,494$61,9761$2,528
Police - Other 3$12,912$51,6484$3,746
Other Government Administration 3$13,928$55,7125$3,108
Water Supply 2$11,896$71,3761$2,256
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 26$123,329$56,92120$23,596

Highland Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $595,000 ($154.75)
    Water Utilities: $53,000 ($13.78)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($2.34)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($1.04)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,530,000 ($397.92)
    Police Protection: $954,000 ($248.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $707,000 ($183.88)
    Sewerage: $686,000 ($178.41)
    Regular Highways: $559,000 ($145.38)
    Water Utilities: $424,000 ($110.27)
    Central Staff Services: $238,000 ($61.90)
    Financial Administration: $184,000 ($47.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000 ($26.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($11.96)
    General Public Buildings: $37,000 ($9.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($9.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($5.46)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.52)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $272,000 ($70.74)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $38,000 ($9.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $81,000 ($21.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $80,000 ($20.81)
    Sewerage: $32,000 ($8.32)
    Police Protection: $31,000 ($8.06)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($3.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,056,000 ($534.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($17.17)

Highland Falls government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,013,000 ($263.46)
    Parking Facilities: $27,000 ($7.02)
    Other: $21,000 ($5.46)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $678,000 ($176.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,040,000 ($270.48)
    Other: $2,000 ($0.52)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $47,000 ($12.22)
    Rents: $36,000 ($9.36)
    Fines and Forfeits: $21,000 ($5.46)
    Special Assessments: $12,000 ($3.12)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($1.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $691,000 ($179.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $120,000 ($31.21)
    General Local Government Support: $37,000 ($9.62)
    Other: $6,000 ($1.56)
  • Tax - Property: $2,801,000 ($728.48)
    Public Utilities Sales: $78,000 ($20.29)
    Other License: $24,000 ($6.24)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($1.04)

Highland Falls government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,173,000 ($1865.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,924,000 ($1800.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,394,000 ($882.70)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,145,000 ($817.95)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,006,000 ($261.64)
    Beginning: $753,000 ($195.84)

Highland Falls government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000 ($48.89)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,093,000 ($284.27)

5.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
New York average:

4.90%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($539 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  0.40% ($60,542 average AGI)
from Ulster County, NY  0.39% ($46,641)
from Rockland County, NY  0.37% ($63,668)


5.89% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,501 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
New York average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($627 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ulster County, NY  0.40% ($47,367 average AGI)
to Dutchess County, NY  0.28% ($57,630)
to Sullivan County, NY  0.27% ($38,867)
Businesses in Highland Falls, NY
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1McDonald's1
Econo Lodge1Rite Aid1
FedEx1True Value1
GNC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Highland Falls:

  • WLNA (1420 AM; 5 kW; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highland Falls:

  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W202AR (88.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W299AG (107.7 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • W272AV (102.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WGNY-FM (103.1 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Highland Falls:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Highland Falls fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Highland Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.1mTotal length
  • $7,004,000Total costs
  • 25,982Total average daily traffic
  • 390Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Redoubt 4 West Point Ny (Lat: 41.374250 Lon: -73.968750), Call Sign: KDT397,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2015, Expiration Date: 07/06/2025, Registrant: Nycomco, 53 West Cedar Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Phone: (845) 471-5520, Fax: (845) 471-5593, Email:
  • 174 Main St (Lat: 41.371194 Lon: -73.964861), Call Sign: WQH462,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2014, Expiration Date: 10/10/2024, Registrant: Goosetown Communications, 58 North Harrison Ave, Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (914) 576-3604, Fax: (914) 576-3642, Email:
  • 8 Main St (Lat: 41.373694 Lon: -73.969028), Call Sign: WXY300, Licensee ID: L00056518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/18/1998, Expiration Date: 08/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/26/2003, Registrant: A Bosch And Son Inc, 521 Main St, Highland Falls, NY 10928, Phone: (914) 446-4520
  • Mountain Avenue And Edwards St. (Lat: 41.372778 Lon: -73.972500), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WPUC879,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9000 MHz, 48.8800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2012, Expiration Date: 02/06/2022, Certifier: Michael E Durling, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5536, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • L2, Lat: 41.356194 Lon: -73.964000, Call Sign: WQYU846,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.130 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2017, Expiration Date: 01/27/2027, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse-Scott, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 72 Station Hill (Lat: 41.352861 Lon: -73.999583), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WHD812, Licensee ID: L00805207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2004, Expiration Date: 02/03/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/05/2014, Registrant: Thomas M Rundell, 72 Station Hill, Highland Falls, NY 10928

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KC2FGF, Licensee ID: L01505417, Grant Date: 07/14/2009, Expiration Date: 06/15/2019, Certifier: Stephen D Evans, Registrant: Stephen D Evans, 10 Knox Rd, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: KF4YDW, Licensee ID: L00547851, Grant Date: 02/07/2008, Expiration Date: 04/29/2018, Certifier: David R Friedle, Registrant: David R Friedle, 47 Old State Rd, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: WB2EEE, Licensee ID: L01284891, Grant Date: 08/15/2017, Expiration Date: 08/15/2027, Registrant: Matthew L Williams, 153 Mine Rd Lt 33, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: KD0AYR, Licensee ID: L01296223, Grant Date: 01/11/2018, Expiration Date: 01/11/2028, Certifier: Diana C Loucks, Registrant: Diana C Loucks, 48 Roe Ave, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: KD2GAK, Licensee ID: L01853564, Grant Date: 03/28/2014, Expiration Date: 03/28/2024, Certifier: Joseph G Loubriel, Registrant: Joseph G Loubriel, 161 Main St 2f, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: KM4MLU, Licensee ID: L01964014, Grant Date: 08/11/2015, Expiration Date: 08/11/2025, Certifier: Judith A Watson, Registrant: Judith A Watson, 18 Wyandotte Ave, Highland Falls, NY 10928
  • Call Sign: KD2OGY, Licensee ID: L02132678, Grant Date: 10/03/2017, Expiration Date: 10/03/2027, Certifier: Charles Schooler, Registrant: Charles Schooler, 66 Ondaora Pkwy Apt 6, Highland Falls, NY 10928

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED7$218,8574$159,25020$172,4505$147,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$189,0000$03$205,6670$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$125,0001$63,00016$204,0001$50,0002$147,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$251,0009$188,7780$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$180,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0137.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$206,0003$216,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$214,0003$281,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$169,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0137.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland Falls, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland Falls, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of fires - 24 took place in 2005, and the least - 5 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Highland Falls, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (54.0%), and Outside Fires (30.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Highland Falls, NY
    • 13554.0%Structure Fires
    • 7730.8%Outside Fires
    • 2610.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 124.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highland Falls, NY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Highland Falls, New York:

  • West Point Motel, 156 Main St, Highland Falls, New York 10928 , Phone: (845) 446-4180, Fax: (845) 446-4180
  • Fairbridge Inn & Suites, 17 Main St, Highland Falls, New York 10928 , Phone: (845) 446-9400, Fax: (845) 446-6715
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Highland Falls, New York
Most common first names in Highland Falls, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5475.7 years
Mary4178.5 years
William3773.2 years
Joseph3172.2 years
James2976.3 years
Elizabeth2378.3 years
Helen2279.0 years
Charles2173.7 years
Anna2183.0 years
Robert2068.3 years
Most common last names in Highland Falls, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis1276.8 years
Rose964.6 years
Johnson974.5 years
Galu874.1 years
Woodruff877.0 years
Odell778.9 years
Yagel784.7 years
Murphy679.5 years
Treacy673.2 years
Herman676.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland Falls, NY
  • 48.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 44.9%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland Falls, NY
  • 50.8%Utility gas
  • 32.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.4%Electricity
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel


Highland Falls compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 7 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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