Pelham, New York

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Population in 2017: 7,016 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.6%
 
Males: 3,463  (49.4%)
Females: 3,553  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

40.5 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 10803.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $128,334 (it was $82,430 in 2000)
Pelham:

$128,334
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $74,325 (it was $43,397 in 2000)

Pelham village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $690,486 (it was $333,600 in 2000)
Pelham:

$690,486
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $707,138; detached houses: $829,924; townhouses or other attached units: $565,681; in 2-unit structures: $583,576; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $384,379; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $292,405; mobile homes: $163,146; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $173,979

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,819.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pelham: 154.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.0%
(1.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.9% for other race residents, 2.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pelham, NY (2010)
    • 4,82969.9%White alone
    • 84712.3%Hispanic
    • 6239.0%Black alone
    • 4075.9%Asian alone
    • 1642.4%Two or more races
    • 350.5%Other race alone
    • 40.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Pelham, New York as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pelham is 7,034 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Pelham 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(15.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(156.0)
7
(109.7)
8
(124.9)
3
(46.3)
10
(155.3)
10
(155.8)
3
(43.2)
5
(71.4)
2
(28.6)
3
(42.8)
1
(14.2)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(46.8)
11
(172.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(77.2)
1
(15.5)
10
(155.8)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.6)
4
(57.3)
2
(28.5)
2
(28.4)
5
(70.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(56.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
14
(218.3)
12
(188.1)
25
(390.4)
22
(339.6)
15
(233.0)
19
(296.0)
7
(100.9)
15
(214.3)
22
(315.1)
8
(114.0)
8
(113.4)
6
(84.8)
6
(85.3)
4
(56.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
92
(1,435)
118
(1,849)
93
(1,452)
116
(1,790)
76
(1,180)
79
(1,231)
120
(1,729)
92
(1,315)
149
(2,134)
65
(926.3)
64
(907.5)
73
(1,032)
57
(810.0)
54
(767.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(140.4)
16
(250.7)
10
(156.2)
2
(30.9)
7
(108.7)
2
(31.2)
8
(115.3)
3
(42.9)
1
(14.3)
1
(14.3)
2
(28.4)
4
(56.5)
6
(85.3)
2
(28.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(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)152.5174.6135.4127.2134.4150.4101.398.2140.164.767.870.145.256.9

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City-data.com crime index in Pelham, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 28 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.55
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Italian (21.4%), Jamaican (7.2%), Irish (7.1%), German (5.3%), American (4.0%), Russian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 8,535 people per square mile   (high).

Pelham, New York map

1,351 residents are foreign born (6.4% Latin America, 5.2% Europe, 3.8% Asia).

This village:

19.2%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,001 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,001 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mount Vernon, NY (1.2 miles , pop. 68,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (5.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Pelham Manor, NY (1.1 miles ),
Mount Vernon, NY (1.1 miles ),
New Rochelle, NY (1.3 miles ),
Bronxville, NY (1.5 miles ),
Larchmont, NY (1.7 miles ),
Tuckahoe, NY (1.8 miles ),
Eastchester, NY (1.8 miles ),
Yonkers, NY (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.91 N, Longitude: 73.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,062 (-15.1%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 499 (13.8%)

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $87,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,500
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $287,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Pelham, NY residents
Average permit cost in Pelham, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Pelham, NY
Historical housing units in Pelham, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +57 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in Pelham, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.0%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.9%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Pelham, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Media and communications workers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Lawyers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Media and communications workers (8.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.9%)
  • Lawyers (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Top executives (3.8%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.7%)

Average climate in Pelham, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pelham, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.301. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.562. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.562
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.38
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Pelham-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/15/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Pelham village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pelham-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 212.2 miles away from Pelham 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 123.7 miles away from Pelham 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 247.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 223.0 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) earthquake occurred 211.8 miles away from Pelham 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 122.3 miles away from Pelham 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 Westchester County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pelham topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pelham:

  • ST. AGATHA HOME (1 SHORE VIEW CIRCLE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pelham:

  • JEWISH BOARD OF FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES (Hospital, about 1 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, NY)
  • WESTCHESTER CENTER FOR REHABILITATION AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, NY)
  • SOUND SHORE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NEW ROCHELLE, NY)
  • SOUND SHORE MEDICAL CENTER OF WESTSCHESTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; NEW ROCHELLE, NY)
  • HELEN AND MICHAEL SCHAFFER E C C (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEW ROCHELLE, NY)
  • SUTTON PARK CTR NURSING REHAB (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEW ROCHELLE, NY)
  • IHS QUEENS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; FLUSHING, NY)

Amtrak stations near Pelham:

  • 2 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pelham:

  • The College of New Rochelle (about 2 miles; New Rochelle, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,635)
  • Iona College (about 2 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • Manhattan College (about 6 miles; Riverdale, NY; FT enrollment: 3,508)
  • CUNY Lehman College (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 8,769)
  • Fordham University (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 13,441)
  • Monroe College (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 10,073)
  • CUNY Bronx Community College (about 7 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 8,313)

Public high school in Pelham:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pelham:

Private elementary/middle school in Pelham:

  • OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP SCHOOL (Students: 187, Location: 575 FOWLER AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Pelham

Library in Pelham:

  • TOWN OF PELHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $600,538; Location: 530 COLONIAL AVENUE; 34,603 books; 767 e-books; 3,579 audio materials; 3,326 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pelham: Pelham Station (A), Pelham Village Hall (B), Pelham Town Hall (C), Town of Pelham Public Library (D), Pelham Town Hall (E), Pelham Fire Department Engine 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pelham include: Saint Catherine's Catholic Church (A), Community Church of the Pelhams (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Nick Bollettieri - Tennis coach, Tony DeMeo - Football player and coach, Scotty Bloch - Actor.

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

2.9 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

77.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Banks with branches in Pelham (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Pelham Branch at 200 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1961/06/24. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Pelham Branch at 35 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1935/09/16. 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.
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Pelham Branch at 50 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1986/09/29. 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
  • TrustCo Bank: Pelham Branch at 132 Fifth Ave, branch established on 2008/06/02. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,250.1 mil, Deposits: $3,736.0 mil, headquarters in Glenville, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: Consumer Credit Management Branch at 143 Sparks Avenue, branch established on 1983/01/17. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Pelham Branch at 301 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 2008/02/20. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Pelham:

Marital status in Pelham, NY
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

For population 25 years and over in Pelham:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 54.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pelham, NY (based on Westchester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
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: 417
This county:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Westchester County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Westchester County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
This county:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Here:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.1%
New York:

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

17.8%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.0%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pelham:

51.6%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pelham:

33.8%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Pelham:

59.4%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pelham, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 29$195,536$80,9110$0
Firefighters 16$85,134$63,8510$0
Police - Other 11$37,601$41,0190$0
Streets and Highways 10$53,289$63,9470$0
Financial Administration 4$21,499$64,4970$0
Other Government Administration 3$16,450$65,8007$4,249
Fire - Other 1$4,385$52,6200$0
Other and Unallocable 1$7,144$85,7281$1,510
Totals for Government 75$421,038$67,3668$5,759

Pelham government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $645,000 ($91.93)
    Police Protection: $51,000 ($7.27)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($0.71)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,297,000 ($612.46)
    Police Protection: $3,421,000 ($487.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,844,000 ($262.83)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,671,000 ($238.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $906,000 ($129.13)
    Water Utilities: $792,000 ($112.88)
    Regular Highways: $286,000 ($40.76)
    Central Staff Services: $244,000 ($34.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $240,000 ($34.21)
    Financial Administration: $172,000 ($24.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $132,000 ($18.81)
    Sewerage: $97,000 ($13.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $91,000 ($12.97)
    General Public Buildings: $49,000 ($6.98)
    Parking Facilities: $47,000 ($6.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000 ($10.40)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $5,000 ($0.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($2.00)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($1.43)
    General Public Building: $10,000 ($1.43)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.57)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($0.43)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.43)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,185,000 ($881.56)

Pelham government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parking Facilities: $738,000 ($105.19)
    Other: $78,000 ($11.12)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,647,000 ($234.75)
    Other: $73,000 ($10.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $912,000 ($129.99)
    Other: $76,000 ($10.83)
    Highways: $2,000 ($0.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $324,000 ($46.18)
    General Revenue - Other: $121,000 ($17.25)
    Rents: $113,000 ($16.11)
    Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($2.71)
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000 ($1.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $870,000 ($124.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $279,000 ($39.77)
    Highways: $77,000 ($10.97)
    General Local Government Support: $73,000 ($10.40)
  • Tax - Property: $9,719,000 ($1385.26)
    Other License: $303,000 ($43.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $242,000 ($34.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($0.57)

Pelham government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,009,000 ($428.88)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,914,000 ($272.81)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,205,000 ($171.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,000 ($15.68)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,551,000 ($363.60)
    End of Fiscal Year: $449,000 ($64.00)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,059,000 ($150.94)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,286,000 ($325.83)

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($125,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,937 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  1.06% ($59,595 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.73% ($264,722)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($142,178)


5.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($154,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.85%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,279 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New York County, NY  0.59% ($476,992 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($43,856)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.51% ($142,930)
Businesses in Pelham, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1GNC1
DressBarn1GameStop1
Dressbarn1PetSmart1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS2
FedEx3

Strongest AM radio stations in Pelham:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WVOX (1460 AM; 1 kW; NEW ROCHELLE, NY; Owner: HUDSON-WESTCHESTER RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pelham:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFUV (90.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FORDHAM UNIVERSITY)
  • WRTN (93.5 FM; NEW ROCHELLE, NY; Owner: HUDSON-WESTCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Pelham:

  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
Pelham fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Pelham fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.9mTotal length
  • $22,549,000Total costs
  • 448,110Total average daily traffic
  • 16,970Total average daily truck traffic
  • 418,344Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 219 Fifth Ave (Lat: 40.914556 Lon: -73.808194), Type: Building, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KBR623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0600 MHz, 33.9600 MHz, Grant Date: 05/09/2015, Expiration Date: 05/09/2025, Registrant: Goosetown Communications, 58 N. Harrison Ave, Congers, NY 10920, Phone: (845) 268-7500, Fax: (845) 268-5345, Email:
  • 100 Ft N Of Pelham Train Sta Catenary Bridge 47 (Lat: 40.909833 Lon: -73.807083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WPJM855,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.410 MHz, 161.220 MHz, Grant Date: 06/15/2011, Expiration Date: 07/31/2021, Certifier: Richard K Bernard, Registrant: Metro-North Railroad, Graybar Building 420 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10017, Phone: (212) 499-4732, Fax: (212) 340-2655, Email:
  • 148-PELHAM, Mta - Rail Station Pelham (Lat: 40.909722 Lon: -73.809444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQED400,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.537 MHz, 852.037 MHz, 852.537 MHz, 853.037 MHz, Grant Date: 12/30/2005, Expiration Date: 12/30/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J Cowper, Registrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • PELHAM (VILLAGE) PD, 34 Fifth Avenue (Lat: 40.911833 Lon: -73.809500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.6 m, Overall height: 15.7 m, Call Sign: WQLM580,
    Assigned Frequencies: 473.200 MHz, 479.075 MHz, 479.112 MHz, 479.212 MHz, 479.237 MHz, 481.312 MHz, Grant Date: 03/09/2010, Expiration Date: 03/09/2020, Certifier: Adam Epstein, Registrant: County Of Westchester, 148 Martine Avenue, Rm B-18-B, White Plains, NY 10601, Phone: (914) 995-6375
  • Lat: 40.914667 Lon: -73.808139, Call Sign: WQUX885,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.550 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2014, Expiration Date: 11/13/2024, Certifier: James Dinapoli, Registrant: Pelham Fire Department, 219 Fifth Avenue, Pelham, NY 10803, Phone: (914) 738-2601, Fax: (914) 738-1997, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pelham)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83420 , Serial Number: 7AC-2087, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/05/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Nicolo S Dalleva, 81 Storer Ave, Pelham, NY 10803
  • Aircraft: GOODMAN MICHAEL G RV-10 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-C4B5 (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 899WM , Serial Number: 40521, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 05/20/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 03/28/2017
    Registrant (Corporation): E Larsen Management Inc, C/O Elith Larsen / 915 Wynnewood Rd Apt D3, Pelham, NY 10803
  • Aircraft: NELSON JAMES H SPEEDY 9 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MATTITUCK IO-360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15JN , Serial Number: 599, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 12/23/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): E Larsen Management Inc, C/O Elith Larsen / 915 Wynnewood Rd 3d, Pelham, NY 10803

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$540,00038$445,21176$388,0264$228,0001$1,800,0003$262,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$608,0004$424,25019$487,3161$300,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$07$1,035,00044$499,7956$77,0001$50,0004$398,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$584,0003$461,66719$459,0007$199,5710$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$463,8330$00$02$293,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0053.00 , 0054.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$148,0002$358,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$597,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0053.00 , 0054.00

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of fires - 41 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pelham, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (72.3%), and Outside Fires (13.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pelham, NY
    • 19872.3%Structure Fires
    • 3813.9%Outside Fires
    • 2810.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 103.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pelham, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pelham, NY
  • 81.4%Utility gas
  • 13.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pelham, NY
  • 47.7%Utility gas
  • 38.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.6%Electricity
  • 2.4%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pelham compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Pelham on our top lists:

  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking subway or elevated to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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