Churchville, New York facts for kids
|Elevation||577 ft (175.9 m)|
|Area||1.1 sq mi (2.8 km²)|
|- land||1.1 sq mi (3 km²)|
|- water||0.0 sq mi (0 km²), 0%|
|Mayor||Nancy Steedman (2007)|
|- summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
Churchville Park and golf course are north of the village near Hutton Circle and Kendall Road.
In 1806, Samuel Church purchased the land that would become Churchville in what was known as West Pultney. The village was incorporated on September 21, 1852 and named after Samuel Church, who owned all the land within the village limits.
On November 18, 1971, the body of Carmen Colon, an Alphabet murders victim, was found near Churchville.
Churchville is at(43.105462, -77.880533).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has an area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2).
As of the census of 2000, the village had 1,887 people, 723 households, and 514 families. The population density was 1,662.7 people per square mile (644.8/km²). There were 753 housing units at an average density of 663.5 per square mile (257.3/km²). The village's racial makeup was 96.34% White, 0.74% African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.90% Asian, 0.05% from other races, and 1.85% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.42% of the population.
There were 723 households, out of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.5% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.8% were non-families. 24.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.10.
In the village, the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 31.9% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 90.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.1 males.
The village's median household income was $55,357, and the family median income was $63,333. Males had a median income of $45,667 versus $31,563 for females. The village's per capita income was $23,190. About 2.8% of families and 4.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.0% of those under age 18 and 10.7% of those age 65 or over.
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