Health and Nutrition of Firthcliffe, NY Residents

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Fifty three percent of Firthcliffe residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 21 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of four meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Firthcliffe 52.6%
  • County 49.4%
  • State 49.5%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Firthcliffe 21.2
  • County 20.8
  • State 20.3

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.7
  • County 3.7
  • State 3.6

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Here 1.6
  • County 1.8
  • New York 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Firthcliffe 1.8
  • County 1.9
  • New York 1.9

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Firthcliffe 3.3
  • Orange County 3.5
  • New York 3.3

The average Firthcliffe resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Thirteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Firthcliffe residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 51 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Here 1.7
  • Orange County 1.9
  • State 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 13.0%
  • County 15.6%
  • State 15.4%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 19.7%
  • County 21.2%
  • State 20.5%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Firthcliffe 51.3%
  • Orange County 47.4%
  • New York 47.0%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.1
  • County 2.9
  • New York 2.9

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Firthcliffe 2.7
  • County 2.8
  • State 3.0

Average number of teeth

  • Firthcliffe 23.4
  • County 23.5
  • New York 23.2

The average height of Firthcliffe residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 180 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Forty eight percent have ever been obese. Thirty eight percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.9
  • Orange County 66.8
  • New York 66.4

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 180.1
  • County 180.8
  • New York 177.7

Average BMI

  • Firthcliffe 28.6
  • Orange County 28.8
  • New York 28.6

People that are obese (%)

  • Firthcliffe 36.4%
  • Orange County 37.7%
  • State 36.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 48.0%
  • Orange County 49.4%
  • State 48.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Firthcliffe 37.8%
  • Orange County 36.3%
  • New York 35.5%

Sixty five percent of Firthcliffe residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty four percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty two percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Thirteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Firthcliffe 65.0%
  • County 63.7%
  • New York 61.1%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Firthcliffe 23.7%
  • County 24.2%
  • State 22.0%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 21.5%
  • County 22.2%
  • State 20.1%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Firthcliffe 2.6%
  • Orange County 2.9%
  • State 2.6%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Firthcliffe 12.6%
  • Orange County 13.3%
  • State 11.6%

Nine percent of people living in Firthcliffe have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Fifty percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Three percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 9.2%
  • Orange County 9.2%
  • New York 10.1%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 50.4%
  • County 46.8%
  • New York 47.5%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.1%
  • Orange County 2.9%
  • New York 3.0%

Firthcliffe residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Firthcliffe 1.0
  • County 1.1
  • State 1.1

Eleven percent of Firthcliffe residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Five percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy one percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty two percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty three percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty four percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 11.4%
  • County 11.2%
  • State 11.0%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 5.5%
  • Orange County 5.1%
  • State 5.3%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Here 70.9%
  • County 67.6%
  • New York 65.6%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Here 32.4%
  • Orange County 28.5%
  • New York 26.2%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Firthcliffe 17.3%
  • Orange County 16.7%
  • State 14.5%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Firthcliffe 22.6%
  • County 21.9%
  • New York 19.3%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Firthcliffe 43.5%
  • Orange County 41.5%
  • New York 37.7%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy eight percent of people living in Firthcliffe are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Firthcliffe 78.4%
  • Orange County 74.0%
  • State 74.6%

Twenty four percent of people living in Firthcliffe have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty six percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty six percent of people in Firthcliffe frequently check their blood cholesterol. Nineteen percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Here 24.3%
  • Orange County 21.0%
  • State 22.0%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Firthcliffe 26.1%
  • Orange County 23.5%
  • State 23.6%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Firthcliffe 46.3%
  • County 40.9%
  • New York 42.3%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 19.1%
  • County 17.4%
  • State 18.4%

Forty five percent of people living in Firthcliffe use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Firthcliffe 44.5%
  • Orange County 37.1%
  • State 34.0%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twenty four percent of Firthcliffe residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty five percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty two percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty two percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty five percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty one percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Eighteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eleven percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Four percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Firthcliffe 24.4%
  • County 26.0%
  • State 26.2%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Firthcliffe 24.8%
  • County 26.9%
  • State 27.0%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Here 41.5%
  • County 42.1%
  • State 40.8%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 51.8%
  • County 51.6%
  • New York 51.0%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 25.1%
  • Orange County 27.4%
  • State 27.9%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 20.8%
  • County 21.3%
  • New York 20.8%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Firthcliffe 18.4%
  • County 19.5%
  • State 19.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 11.0%
  • Orange County 13.4%
  • New York 14.1%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • Orange County 4.3%
  • New York 4.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Firthcliffe residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Firthcliffe 2.2
  • Orange County 2.0
  • New York 2.0

Eighty two percent of people living in Firthcliffe have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Nine percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.6 days per month on average. They have 5.3 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 21 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Firthcliffe 82.3%
  • County 81.1%
  • State 78.5%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • County 10.0%
  • State 11.3%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 5.6
  • Orange County 5.1
  • State 4.7

Average drinks/week

  • Firthcliffe 5.3
  • County 5.7
  • New York 5.4

Average days/year people drink much

  • Firthcliffe 20.5
  • Orange County 23.6
  • State 21.4

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Ninety eight percent of Firthcliffe residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty eight percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Firthcliffe have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Firthcliffe were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 26 women. He has vaginal sex with 20 women. People living here were on average 22 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on five women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.9 men on average. They have had 1.5 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Firthcliffe were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on five men in their lifetime. Six percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Firthcliffe has vaginal or anal sex 55 times a year. Fifty eight percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Firthcliffe 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 11 men on average. They have had nine male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty four percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Here 97.6%
  • County 97.4%
  • State 97.0%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Firthcliffe 95.2%
  • Orange County 94.4%
  • New York 93.8%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Here 90.1%
  • Orange County 87.6%
  • New York 84.5%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 47.9%
  • County 49.7%
  • New York 47.0%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Firthcliffe 7.0%
  • County 6.3%
  • State 6.2%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Firthcliffe 98.0%
  • County 97.5%
  • New York 96.6%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Here 88.0%
  • Orange County 86.8%
  • State 82.4%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Here 40.4%
  • Orange County 40.2%
  • State 37.6%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • Orange County 11.2%
  • State 11.8%

Average age people first had sex

  • Firthcliffe 17.2
  • County 16.8
  • New York 17.0

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 26.2
  • County 27.8
  • State 26.7

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Firthcliffe 19.8
  • Orange County 22.5
  • New York 21.2

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Here 22.0
  • Orange County 21.4
  • New York 21.8

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Firthcliffe 5.3
  • County 5.6
  • New York 4.7

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Firthcliffe 2.9
  • Orange County 2.3
  • State 2.3

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 1.5
  • County 1.3
  • New York 1.3

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Here 18.9
  • Orange County 19.5
  • State 19.9

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 4.9
  • County 4.5
  • State 4.2

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Firthcliffe 5.6%
  • County 8.3%
  • New York 9.9%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Here 54.7
  • County 62.3
  • State 59.3

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 58.0%
  • Orange County 55.7%
  • New York 50.6%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Firthcliffe 10.5
  • Orange County 10.6
  • New York 10.3

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Firthcliffe 9.1
  • Orange County 9.5
  • State 8.8

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 0.4
  • Orange County 0.5
  • New York 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 84.4%
  • Orange County 79.2%
  • State 74.6%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Ten percent of households in Firthcliffe use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Five percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 9.9%
  • County 10.0%
  • New York 10.3%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.7%
  • Orange County 4.4%
  • New York 4.4%

Firthcliffe residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty three percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.9
  • Orange County 6.8
  • New York 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Firthcliffe 32.6%
  • Orange County 30.8%
  • New York 29.0%

Forty three percent of Firthcliffe residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Firthcliffe 43.1%
  • County 50.5%
  • New York 49.1%

Nineteen percent of Firthcliffe residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty eight percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Twenty nine percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty one percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Forty eight percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about three hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Firthcliffe 19.4%
  • County 22.4%
  • State 19.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 38.1%
  • Orange County 39.0%
  • State 35.0%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Firthcliffe 28.7%
  • Orange County 30.1%
  • New York 31.2%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Firthcliffe 21.4%
  • County 21.4%
  • State 21.0%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Firthcliffe 47.7%
  • Orange County 44.1%
  • New York 42.3%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.4
  • County 6.1
  • New York 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Firthcliffe 2.6
  • Orange County 2.7
  • State 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Firthcliffe 1.3
  • County 1.3
  • New York 1.3

Ten percent of Firthcliffe residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Three percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty six percent are overweight. Eighteen percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Thirteen percent of people living in Firthcliffe have ever received a blood transfusion. Seventeen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Three percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Two percent have ever had emphysema. Nine percent have another thyroid problem. Three percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eleven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 9.7%
  • County 10.0%
  • New York 10.0%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • County 3.2%
  • New York 3.6%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Firthcliffe 4.2%
  • Orange County 3.8%
  • New York 3.4%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 35.7%
  • Orange County 34.5%
  • State 33.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Firthcliffe 18.0%
  • County 18.5%
  • New York 19.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 12.6%
  • Orange County 10.6%
  • New York 11.2%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Here 17.5%
  • County 18.4%
  • New York 19.4%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Firthcliffe 27.4%
  • Orange County 24.0%
  • State 23.8%

People with gout (%)

  • Firthcliffe 4.6%
  • County 3.5%
  • New York 3.6%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.9%
  • New York 3.0%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • County 2.8%
  • State 2.9%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Firthcliffe 2.4%
  • County 2.0%
  • State 2.0%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Here 3.7%
  • County 3.3%
  • New York 3.4%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • County 3.3%
  • New York 3.6%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Firthcliffe 2.5%
  • Orange County 2.6%
  • State 2.6%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • Orange County 7.3%
  • New York 7.1%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Firthcliffe 3.4%
  • Orange County 3.3%
  • State 3.2%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Firthcliffe 2.8%
  • Orange County 2.8%
  • State 2.8%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Firthcliffe 11.1%
  • County 8.2%
  • State 7.9%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Sixty four percent of births in Firthcliffe were vaginal deliveries. Thirty six percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.3 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty nine percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty one percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty five percent of women in Firthcliffe have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Thirteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy seven percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Eight percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fourteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty two percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Firthcliffe 63.9%
  • County 62.8%
  • New York 63.9%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Firthcliffe 36.1%
  • County 37.2%
  • State 36.1%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Firthcliffe 99.3%
  • County 99.3%
  • State 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Firthcliffe 59.4%
  • Orange County 59.1%
  • State 59.2%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Firthcliffe 61.1%
  • County 59.0%
  • New York 56.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • County 20.8%
  • New York 20.1%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Here 13.3%
  • County 11.2%
  • New York 10.6%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 77.3%
  • County 76.4%
  • New York 71.8%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 8.1%
  • Orange County 8.5%
  • State 7.2%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Firthcliffe 14.0%
  • County 16.9%
  • New York 17.0%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 22.4%
  • Orange County 17.7%
  • New York 16.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Firthcliffe report their general health condition on average at 59 percent. Six percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Firthcliffe residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Firthcliffe are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Firthcliffe 58.7%
  • Orange County 56.7%
  • New York 55.7%

Blood donors (%)

  • Firthcliffe 5.5%
  • Orange County 5.1%
  • New York 4.5%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Firthcliffe 40.3%
  • County 41.2%
  • New York 40.5%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.9%
  • Orange County 8.6%
  • State 8.1%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People in Firthcliffe spend $363 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 21 percent of their income. The average family in Firthcliffe spends $74 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $162 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $25 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Firthcliffe $363
  • County $364
  • State $365

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Firthcliffe 20.6%
  • Orange County 22.7%
  • State 23.3%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Firthcliffe $74
  • County $77
  • New York $78

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 4.4%
  • State 4.3%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $162
  • County $146
  • State $143

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 7.3%
  • County 7.3%
  • New York 7.1%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Firthcliffe $25
  • County $27
  • State $26

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.2%
  • County 1.3%
  • State 1.2%

People living in Firthcliffe report their general condition of hearing on average at 79 percent. Eighty one percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety five percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty percent of Firthcliffe population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Fifteen percent of people in Firthcliffe had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 79.2%
  • Orange County 79.7%
  • New York 79.9%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 80.9%
  • County 79.7%
  • New York 81.1%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Firthcliffe 95.2%
  • Orange County 95.1%
  • State 95.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Firthcliffe 20.2%
  • Orange County 19.2%
  • New York 18.3%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Firthcliffe 39.8%
  • Orange County 43.1%
  • New York 39.4%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Firthcliffe 15.3%
  • Orange County 15.7%
  • State 14.0%

Twenty six percent of Firthcliffe residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Here 25.6%
  • Orange County 24.0%
  • New York 25.5%

Seventeen percent of Firthcliffe residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Twenty four percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Nine percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Eight percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Here 16.7%
  • County 16.9%
  • New York 17.0%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Here 23.6%
  • County 22.8%
  • State 22.7%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 9.0%
  • County 8.1%
  • New York 8.6%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 8.5%
  • Orange County 9.0%
  • State 9.6%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.2%
  • County 6.8%
  • New York 7.4%
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