Facts, Figures, and Statistics

Cemeteries

Cemeteries in and around the Town of Stony Point.
Jones Cemetery
Hillside Cemetery
 

 

Climate Statistics

Monthly weather records, averages, historical weather and climatology for the Town of Stony Point, New York.

Monthly weather records, averages, historical weather and climatology for the Town of Stony Point, New York.
Stony Point-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the Stony Point city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/6/1956, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the city center.

 


 

Crime Statistics

Information and statistics about crime in the Town of Stony Point.

Crime in Stony Point by Year (NOTE: This information must go in a table: TBC)

Type 1999 2002 2003 2004 2005
Murders 0 0 0 0 0
per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0
Rapes 0 0 1 3 0
per 100,000 0 0 7 21.1 0
Robberies 2 0 3 2 0
per 100,000 14 0 21.1 14 0
Assaults 1 2 9 3 4
per 100,000 7 14 63.2 21.1 28.1
Burglaries 14 23 11 5 12
per 100,000 98.3 161.5 77.2 35.1 84.2
Thefts 97 74 65 73 66
per 100,000 681 519.5 456.3 512.5 463.4
Auto thefts 1 2 5 5 0
per 100,000 7 14 35.1 35.1 0
Arson 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A
per 100,000 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 325.2) 40.3 36 48.2 42.6 30
Sex Offenders:

According to our research there was one registered sex offender living in Stony Point, New York in early 2007. The ratio of number of residents in Stony Point to the number of sex offenders is 14910 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.
Data provided by City-data.com


 

Demographics

Information about the physical characteristics of the population such as age, sex, marital status, family size, education, geographic location, and occupation.

Population (year 2000): 14,244. Estimated population in July 2005: 14,910 (+4.7% change)

Gender Breakdown: Males: 7,041 (49.4%), Females: 7,203 (50.6%)

Latitude: 41.23 N, Longitude: 73.99 W

Area code: 845

County: Rockland County

Zip code: 10980

Elevation: 116 feet

Land area: 5.5 square miles

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $71,940 (year 2000)
Median house value: $226,700 (year 2000)

Stony Point compared to New York state average:
Median household income above state average.
Median house value significantly above state average.
Unemployed percentage below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
Renting percentage significantly below state average.
Number of rooms per house above state average.

Races in Stony Point:

White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
Hispanic (6.8%)
Other race (1.7%)
Black (1.3%)
Two or more races (1.2%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries:
Irish (35.8%), Italian (30.7%), German (13.8%), English (6.3%), Polish (4.3%), United States (3.4%).

For population 25 years and over in Stony Point:

High school or higher: 85.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%
Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
Unemployed: 3.2%
Mean travel time to work: 32.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stony Point town:

Never married: 24.7%
Now married: 61.6%
Separated: 1.6%
Widowed: 5.9%
Divorced: 6.2%
Foreign born: 7.0% (3.7% Europe, 2.2% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ramapo, NY (13.5 miles , pop. 108,905).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jersey City, NJ (35.2 miles , pop. 240,055).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (36.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Stony Point, NY (0.0 miles ), West Haverstraw, NY (1.5 miles ), Thiells, NY (1.6 miles ), Haverstraw, NY (2.7 miles ), Verplanck, NY (2.9 miles ), Mount Ivy, NY (3.6 miles ), Buchanan, NY (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:
1996: 29 buildings, average cost: $144,800
1997: 70 buildings, average cost: $167,600
1998: 119 buildings, average cost: $167,400
1999: 90 buildings, average cost: $181,500
2000: 51 buildings, average cost: $203,500
2001: 46 buildings, average cost: $212,400
2002: 46 buildings, average cost: $213,400
2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $230,600
2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $238,600
2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $259,700

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (26.7%).

Radio Stations
The strongest AM and FM radio stations in Stony Point.


Streams, Rivers, and Creeks

Streams, rivers, and creeks in the area of Stony Point.
Streams, rivers, and creeks in the area of Stony Point. Minisceongo Creek
Cedar Pond Brook
TV Stations
TV broadcast stations around Stony Point:

TV broadcast stations around Stony Point:

WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, 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.)
W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
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)
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)
WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)