Houghton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):
Affordability of Rents
Short Commute Times
College Educated Adults
Walking and Biking to Work
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Houghton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||45 miles SE of Cheektowaga, New York (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||48 miles SE of Buffalo, New York|
|Standard Zip Codes||14744|
|Phone Area Codes||585|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||11 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||37.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||54 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||41.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||31.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.17|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||41||2.3%|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.8%|
|French (except Basque)||3.1%|
|U.S. Virgin Islander||0.3%|
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