Sherman, New York

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Population in 2017: 689 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 313  (45.5%)
Females: 376  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

35.1 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14781.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,302 (it was $30,583 in 2000)
Sherman:

$40,302
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,009 (it was $15,266 in 2000)

Sherman village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $73,834 (it was $46,900 in 2000)
Sherman:

$73,834
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $76,634; detached houses: $72,106; in 2-unit structures: $52,304

Median gross rent in 2017: $618.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sherman: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.6%
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  • Races in Sherman, NY (2010)
    • 70997.1%White alone
    • 121.6%Two or more races
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Sherman, New York as of October 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sherman is 173 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (51.5%), English (11.5%), Dutch (9.8%), Italian (5.8%), American (5.1%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 1539 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 830 people per square mile   (low).

Sherman, New York map

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,229 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,336 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (24.9 miles , pop. 103,717).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (64.0 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (276.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Mina, NY (2.4 miles ),
Chautauqua, NY (2.7 miles ),
Mayville, NY (2.8 miles ),
Panama, NY (2.8 miles ),
North Harmony, NY (2.9 miles ),
Clymer, NY (2.9 miles ),
Ripley, NY (3.1 miles ),
French Creek, NY (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.16 N, Longitude: 79.59 W

Area code: 716

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $33,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $139,700
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Sherman, NY residents
Average permit cost in Sherman, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
New York:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in Sherman, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.3%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.3%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (27.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Sherman, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Carpenters (9.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (11.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)

Average climate in Sherman, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sherman, New York average temperatures Sherman, New York average precipitation Sherman, New York humidity Sherman, New York wind speed Sherman, New York snowfall Sherman, New York sunshine Sherman, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.0200. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0200
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.99
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.972
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.76
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Sherman-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Sherman village center .

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sherman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from Sherman center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from Sherman center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 292.9 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) earthquake occurred 224.1 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 336.5 miles away from Sherman center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chautauqua County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snowstorms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sherman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sherman:

  • HOSPICE CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MAYVILLE, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB WESTFIELD L L C (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WESTFIELD, NY)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING NORTH EAST (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NORTH EAST, PA)
  • WESTFIELD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; WESTFIELD, NY)
  • CORRY REGIONAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; CORRY, PA)

Airports located in Sherman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherman:

  • Jamestown Community College (about 20 miles; Jamestown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,384)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (about 21 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Mercyhurst University (about 24 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,888)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 25 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)
  • Gannon University (about 26 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 3,760)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 34 miles; Edinboro, PA; FT enrollment: 6,746)
  • Allegheny College (about 46 miles; Meadville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,249)

Public high school in Sherman:

Public elementary/middle school in Sherman:

Private elementary/middle schools in Sherman:

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Library in Sherman:

  • MINERVA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,697; Location: 116 MILLER STREET; 12,497 books; 361 audio materials; 805 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sherman: Minerva Free Library (A), Sherman Fire Department (B), Main Street Theatre (C), Village of Sherman Garage (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sherman include: Saint Isaac Jogues Church (A), Sherman Community Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Abundant Life Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Sherman Assembly of God Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Chautauqua 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 Sherman that have no violations reported:

  • PINE JUNCTION (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SALE BARN DINER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

67.4%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Sherman (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Sherman Branch at 101 Main Street, branch established on 1946/04/11. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sherman:

Marital status in Sherman, NY
  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Sherman:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sherman, NY (based on Chautauqua County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,91213
Mainline Protestant18,65986
Evangelical Protestant11,175105
Other2,88419
Orthodox2302
Black Protestant1201
None80,925-
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: 37
Here:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Chautauqua County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
This county:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Chautauqua County:

11.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.3%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

12.4%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.4%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.1%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sherman:

23.6%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sherman:

8.6%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sherman:

34.5%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Sherman:

57.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Sherman:

78.0%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sherman, 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
Sewerage 3$4,537$18,1480$0
Streets and Highways 2$2,722$16,3320$0
Other and Unallocable 2$578$3,4682$578
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,734
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$616
Totals for Government 7$7,837$13,4358$2,928

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $4,000 ($5.81)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $143,000 ($207.55)
    Regular Highways: $119,000 ($172.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $72,000 ($104.50)
    Water Utilities: $54,000 ($78.37)
    General - Other: $44,000 ($63.86)
    Central Staff Services: $39,000 ($56.60)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($30.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($15.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($15.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($15.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($2.90)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.90)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($1.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $186,000 ($269.96)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $137,000 ($198.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($2.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $66,000 ($95.79)
    Other: $41,000 ($59.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($20.32)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($7.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($74.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($10.16)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($7.26)
  • Tax - Property: $178,000 ($258.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,000 ($4.35)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.90)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000 ($174.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000 ($152.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000 ($21.77)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $155,000 ($224.96)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $168,000 ($243.83)

2.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.81%
New York average:

4.90%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Erie County, NY  0.58% ($41,641 average AGI)
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.31% ($36,109)
from Erie County, PA  0.19% ($34,326)


3.88% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
New York average:

5.85%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Erie County, NY  0.70% ($40,437 average AGI)
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.29% ($31,943)
to Erie County, PA  0.19% ($44,787)

Businesses in Sherman, NY

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sherman:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRIE (1260 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WFNN (1330 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEYZ (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NORTH EAST, PA)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWCB (1370 AM; 1 kW; CORRY, PA; Owner: CORRY COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sherman:

  • WRKT (100.9 FM; NORTH EAST, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WRTS (103.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMCE (88.5 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: MERCYHURST COLLEGE)
  • WXKC (99.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WFGO (94.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WQHZ (102.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQLN-FM (91.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCTL (106.3 FM; UNION CITY, PA; Owner: INSPIRATION TIME, INC.)
  • WXTA (97.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WERG (89.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: GANNON UNIVERSITY)
  • W211AE (90.1 FM; MAYVILLE, ETC., NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sherman:

  • W64AF (Channel 64; SHERMAN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WICU-TV (Channel 12; ERIE, PA; Owner: SJL OF PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)
  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WJET-TV (Channel 24; ERIE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ERIE, L.L.C.)
  • WSEE-TV (Channel 35; ERIE, PA; Owner: INITIAL BROADCASTING OF PENNSYLVANIA LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WQLN (Channel 54; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WFXP (Channel 66; ERIE, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48CH (Channel 48; ERIE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Sherman, New York
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count10365
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15432
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2320
  • Fatalities11232
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25978
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3399
See more detailed statistics of Sherman fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 69.1mTotal length
  • $61,824,000Total costs
  • 65,749Total average daily traffic
  • 9,675Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,709Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sherman, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sherman, NY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sherman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.163111 Lon: -79.597000, Call Sign: KTR563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, 155.235 MHz, 155.280 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Registrant: Communications Services Of Wny & Pa, 1367 East Second Street, Jamestown, NY 14701, Phone: (716) 664-6200, Fax: (716) 664-5006, Email:
  • County Rte 302, West Of Stebbins Road (Lat: 42.162500 Lon: -79.531944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WPYU586,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2013, Expiration Date: 10/30/2023, Certifier: Robert Tiller, Registrant: Utilities Telecom Council, 1129 20th Street Nw, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 872-0030, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SHERMAN, 3385 Armenian Rd (Lat: 42.142333 Lon: -79.573917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.8 m, Call Sign: WPNH777, Licensee ID: L00128694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2015, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • Frontier Sherman, 1.5 Mi Se From Sherman Ny E Side Of Armenian Rd. .35 Mi From Freeman Road (Lat: 42.144222 Lon: -79.575333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPRR467,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/09/2010, Expiration Date: 12/26/2020, Certifier: Matthew J Trusso, Registrant: County Of Chautauqua Office Of The Sheriff, 15 E. Chautauqua St., Mayville, NY 14757, Phone: (716) 753-4616, Fax: (716) 753-4285, Email:
  • PRB1007A, 3385 Armenian Rd (Lat: 42.142778 Lon: -79.574444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.6 m, Call Sign: WQFB459,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.62 MHz, 6835.62 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2016, Expiration Date: 06/07/2026, Certifier: Thomas J Cowper, Registrant: Nys Div. Of Homeland Security And Emergency Services, 1220 Washington Ave, Bldg. 7a, Ste 710, State Office Campus, Albany, NY 12242, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • SHERMAN, 3199 Armenia Road (Lat: 42.144333 Lon: -79.574861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 58.3 m, Call Sign: WQOT530,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2012, Expiration Date: 01/25/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sherman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH C35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 677D , Serial Number: D-2950, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/07/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Q Pratt, 9651 Hazen Rd, Sherman, NY 14781
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9344B , Serial Number: 55144, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 11/05/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 01/27/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Q Pratt, 9651 Hazen Rd, Sherman, NY 14781

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$41,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0367.00

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sherman, NY
  • 74.6%Utility gas
  • 11.7%Wood
  • 8.6%Electricity
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sherman, NY
  • 78.0%Utility gas
  • 22.0%Electricity


Sherman compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.

Sherman on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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  • Peter Thomas Quanz (1)
  • Nicholas Kenyon (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.