Vernon, New York

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Vernon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Comparative Profile of Vernon, New York

Comparing Vernon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 7 4
Well-Paid Single Women 6 3
Racial Diversity 6 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Age of the Population 5 4
Senior Citizens 4 4
Female Share of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 3 2
Portion of People Married 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 5
People in Middle Class or Better 7 4
People Above Poverty 6 4
Median Family Income 6 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 4
Short Commute Times 8 8
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Working at Home 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 9
People Living Alone 6 7
Affordability of Rents 4 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 8
Housing Recently Built 2 4

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Vernon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles W of Utica, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 169 miles E of Buffalo, New York
County Oneida
Metro Area Utica - Rome
Standard Zip Codes 13476
Phone Area Codes 315
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.079
Longitude -75.539

Vernon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.3 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 54 F
Jul Temp 60 to 80 F
Oct Temp 40 to 58 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Distance 12.8 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 35 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches
Station UTICA
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 41.9 inches
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Vernon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,155 100%
Male 577 50%
Female 578 50%
Under 18 281 24.3%
18+ 874 75.7%
65+ 150 13%
Median Age 36.7
Average Family Size 2.85
White 1,131 97.9%
African-American 13 1.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 4 0.3%
Mixed Race 4 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 12 1%

Estimated Vernon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,171
Growth 16
Growth % 1.4%

Vernon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 14%
German 13.9%
Irish 11.7%
Italian 11.1%
US/American 9.2%
Polish 8.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.2%
French (except Basque) 4.2%
French Canadian 4.1%
Dutch 3.7%
Scottish 1.6%
Ukrainian 1.4%
Welsh 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Northern European 1%
Hungarian 0.9%
Canadian 0.8%
Swiss 0.7%
Austrian 0.7%
Lebanese 0.6%
Portuguese 0.6%
Lithuanian 0.5%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
Armenian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.2%
Swedish 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Vernon 1,155 $41,375
Clark Mills 1,424 $45,833
Munnsville 437 $36,250
Oneida 10,987 $45,242
Oneida Castle 627 $45,875
Sherrill 3,147 $60,573
Wampsville 561 $42,679

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