West Point, New York

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Population in 2010: 6,763.
Population change since 2000: -5.3%
Males: 4,502  (66.6%)
Females: 2,261  (33.4%)
Median resident age:

21.1 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 10928.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $105,584 (it was $56,516 in 2000)
West Point:

$105,584
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,385 (it was $13,158 in 2000)

West Point CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was over $1,000,000 in 2000)
West Point:

over $1,000,000
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: $3,259.

March 2019 cost of living index in West Point: 218.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.3%
(0.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in West Point, NY (2017)
    • 4,73871.7%White alone
    • 71310.8%Hispanic
    • 3825.8%Black alone
    • 3194.8%Two or more races
    • 2754.2%Asian alone
    • 1752.6%Other race alone
    • 190.3%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (19.2%), German (10.6%), Irish (6.6%), English (6.0%), Italian (4.6%), Jamaican (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 161 feet

Land area: 24.3 square miles.

Population density: 278 people per square mile   (very low).

West Point, New York map

291 residents are foreign born (2.5% Asia, 2.3% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This place:

4.4%
New York:

22.7%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
West Point CDP:

0.0% ($0)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (17.2 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (37.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Highlands, NY (1.9 miles ),
Highland Falls, NY (2.0 miles ),
Fort Montgomery, NY (2.0 miles ),
Cornwall, NY (2.0 miles ),
Highland Mills, NY (2.1 miles ),
Firthcliffe, NY (2.2 miles ),
Mountain Lodge Park, NY (2.3 miles ),
Central Valley, NY (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.37 N, Longitude: 74.04 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,957 (+75.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 3,525 (97.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 845

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

West Point tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in West Point, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (32.5%)
  • Public administration (16.3%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (44.4%)
  • Public administration (22.0%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.2%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (2.1%)
  • Social assistance (2.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (23.9%)
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Public administration (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in West Point, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (9.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Therapists (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (19.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.9%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (6.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Religious workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (10.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.3%)
  • Therapists (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in West Point, New York

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West Point, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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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 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.95
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0185. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0185
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

West Point-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the West Point place 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 5.7 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Point-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 179.2 miles away from West Point 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 216.2 miles away from West Point 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 126.8 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 192.9 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 93.0 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 125.6 miles away from West Point 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).
West Point topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Point:

  • HAMASPIK OF ORANGE COUNTY, INC. (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MONROE, NY)
  • UCPA OF PUTNAM AND SOUTHERN DUTCHESS COUNTIES (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GARRISON, NY)
  • WEST LEDGE REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PEEKSKILL, NY)
  • CORTLANDT HEALTHCARE LLC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • LIBERTY HUDSON VALLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; NEWBURGH, NY)
  • ELANT AT GOSHEN INC LTHHCP (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; NEWBURGH, NY)
  • AMERICAN CARE INC CLOSED (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NEWBURGH, NY)

Heliports located in West Point:

Amtrak station near West Point:

  • 15 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 West Point:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Point:

  • United States Military Academy (about 5 miles; West Point, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,651)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 10 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Rockland Community College (about 17 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)
  • Orange County Community College (about 21 miles; Middletown, NY; FT enrollment: 4,742)
  • Nyack College (about 21 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Vassar College (about 24 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 25 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)

Public elementary/middle schools in West Point:

  • WEST POINT ELEM SCHOOL (Location: BLDG 705A BARRY RD, Grades: PK-4)
  • WEST POINT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 705 BARRY RD, Grades: 5-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in West Point: Michie Stadium (A), Ordnance Compound (B), West Point Golf Course (C), South Dock (D), Camp Natural Bridge (E), Camp Buckner (F), West Point Girls Camp (G), Thayer Hall (H), Gillis Field House (I), Eisenhower Hall (J), Herbert Hall (K), Arvin Gymnasium (L), Scott Barracks (M), Washington Hall (N), United States Military Academy Library (O), Lincoln Hall (P), Cullum Hall (Q), West Point Club (R), Bartlett Hall (S), Old Central Barracks (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in West Point include: Cadet Chapel (A), Trinity Chapel (B), Holy Trinity Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West Point Cemetery (1), Sacred Heart Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Long Pond (A), Mine Lake (B), Popolopen Lake (C), Adolphs Pond (D), Dassori Pond (E), Weyants Pond (F), Cranberry Pond (G), Lake Frederick (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stony Lonesome Brook (A), Crows Nest Brook (B), Cranberry Brook (C), Long Pond Brook (D), Hemlock Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in West Point include: Kosciuszko Monument (1), Sedgwick Monument (2), Wood Monument (3), Buffalo Soldiers Field (4), Daly Field (5), Clinton Field (6), Doubleday Field (7), Howze Field (8), Target Hill Athletic Field (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Alfred Thayer Mahan - Navy admiral and historian, Gore Vidal - (born 1925), writer, Ricky Steamboat - Professional wrestler, Mike London - College football coach, Brendan O'Connor (U.S. Army) - Army soldier, Charles R. Meyer - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Drew Dennis Dix - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Hamilton H. Howze - General, Harry M. P. Huse - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Henry Stanton Burton - General.

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 West Point and their reported violations in the past:

ROUND POND RECREATION AREA (Address: 667A RUGER ROAD , Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

3.8 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

97.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

0.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
4,315 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
30 people in military treatment facilities with assigned patients in 2010
3,621 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000

For population 15 years and over in West Point:

Marital status in West Point, NY
  • Never married: 70.7%
  • Now married: 26.8%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 0.3%
  • Divorced: 2.1%

For population 25 years and over in West Point:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 45.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for West Point, 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
This county:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

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%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Orange County:

25.9%
New York:

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

13.3%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Point:

51.2%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.6%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
West Point:

26.6
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

15.9%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.1%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
West Point:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

23.8%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
West Point:

67.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
West Point:

86.3%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Point, NY Residents

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 West Point, NY
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Strongest AM radio stations in West Point:

  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WLNA (1420 AM; 5 kW; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWLE (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CORNWALL, NY; Owner: 1170 BROADCAST RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 West Point:

  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, 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)
  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGNY-FM (103.1 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • 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)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W213AM (90.5 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around West Point:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in West Point: Drew Dennis Dix, Henry C. Weir.

West Point fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

West Point fatal accident list:

Nov 28, 1984 00:45 AM, 218, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 11, 1978 07:27 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 4, 1978 11:23 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 4, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.2mTotal length
  • $1,348,000Total costs
  • 4,146Total average daily traffic
  • 143Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,199Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in West Point, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 51970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for West Point, NY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Us Military Academy (95556) (Lat: 41.389417 Lon: -73.980694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: KNKA701, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2018, Expiration Date: 11/27/2028, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • Atop Ski Slope, 0.8 Mile Ne Of The Int. Of Routes 9w And 293 (Lat: 41.389528 Lon: -73.980694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 42.4 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: KNKA580
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2017, Expiration Date: 01/22/2028Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Matthew J DePalma, Firebreak 24 Route 24 (Lat: 41.353917 Lon: -74.077111), Type: 62.5, Structure height: 36071 m, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: Acer Associates, LLC, Mattdepalma@acerassociates.Com, , West -Berlin, Phone: (856) 809-1202

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 41.395556 Lon: -73.965000, Call Sign: WQME252,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, Grant Date: 07/13/2010, Expiration Date: 07/13/2020, Certifier: Richard Riccardi, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. Seventeenth Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (202) 828-5700, Fax: (703) 812-0468, Email:
  • 845 Washington Road (Lat: 41.399389 Lon: -73.979667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 17.3 m, Call Sign: WQNV536,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.3400 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2011, Expiration Date: 06/08/2021, Certifier: Gerardo Avila, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 41.399028 Lon: -73.981972, Call Sign: WQRK851,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.797 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2013, Expiration Date: 06/07/2023, Certifier: Ron Ward, Registrant: Gatt Communications, 3262 Route 9w, New Windsor, NY 12553, Phone: (845) 562-0223, Email:
  • 655 Ruger Rd (Lat: 41.396000 Lon: -73.960139), Type: Building, Structure height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WQTZ314,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.150 MHz, 461.850 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2014, Expiration Date: 05/12/2024, Certifier: Kevin J D'Onofrio, Registrant: New York Communications Co. Inc., 53 W. Cedar St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Phone: (845) 471-5520, Fax: (845) 471-5593, Email:
  • Lat: 41.400861 Lon: -73.974750, Call Sign: WQUB931,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.850 MHz, 456.850 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2014, Expiration Date: 05/30/2024, Certifier: James A Galu, Registrant: Crudele Communications, 13 Cory Lane, Newburgh, NY 12550, Phone: (845) 561-6119, Email:
  • Lat: 41.385889 Lon: -73.967889, Call Sign: WQYN869,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.062 MHz, 457.062 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2016, Expiration Date: 11/22/2026, Certifier: Darius Boodoosingh, Registrant: Teltronic, Inc., 4220 Shannon Dr, Baltimore, MD 21213, Phone: (443) 524-4509, Email:
  • WEST POINT TUNNEL PO, South Portal Of West Point Railroad Tunnel (Lat: 41.389139 Lon: -73.955028), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 6.7 m, Call Sign: WRDG814,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.862 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2019, Expiration Date: 04/25/2029, Certifier: Shantrice L Cruse-Scott, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, 4th Flr, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 322-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • West Point, Intersection 9w & 293 (Lat: 41.389528 Lon: -73.980694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 42.4 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: WQHV787,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 11/20/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2016, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • AL33XC399, 1207 Patricks Trail (Lat: 41.389389 Lon: -73.980667), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WQQP457, Licensee ID: L01744207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/07/2013, Expiration Date: 02/07/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Spectrum L.P.
  • West Point, Head East To The End Of Hamilton St (Lat: 41.389389 Lon: -73.980722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 50.7 m, Call Sign: WQZX677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+28 more), Grant Date: 08/30/2017, Expiration Date: 08/30/2027, Certifier: Mr. David J Dittmann, Registrant: Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation, 284 South Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Phone: (845) 486-5464, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

128 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Point)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$283,775
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0136.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2002
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$142,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2002 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0136.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Point, NY
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Fire-safe hotels and motels in West Point, New York:

  • The Thayer Hotel, 674 Thayer Rd, West Point, New York 10996 , Phone: (845) 446-4731, Fax: (845) 446-0338
  • Building 785, 785 Buckner, West Point, New York 10996 , Phone: (845) 446-5943
  • Building 2113, 2113 New S Post Rd, West Point, New York 10996 , Phone: (404) 993-8777
  • Historic DVQ 109, 109 Washington Rd, West Point, New York 10996 , Phone: (845) 446-5943
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in West Point, New York
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Point, NY
  • 55.6%Electricity
  • 44.4%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Point, NY
  • 62.4%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel


West Point compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

West Point on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest house values disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
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  • #11 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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