Lorraine, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 930. Estimated population in July 2005: 998 (+7.3% change)
Males: 469 (50.4%), Females: 461 (49.6%)

Jefferson County

Zip code: 13659

Median resident age: 34.3 years
Median household income: $38,523 (year 2000)
Median house value: $54,600 (year 2000)

Races in Lorraine:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)

Ancestries: English (17.0%), Irish (12.6%), United States (10.4%), French (9.8%), German (9.0%), Dutch (4.6%).

Elevation: 998 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lorraine

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lorraine town

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

0.8% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Lorraine:

  • SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 15 miles; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; CARTHAGE, NY)
  • LEWIS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; LOWVILLE, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lorraine:

  • WATERTOWN INTERNATIONAL (about 16 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; ID: ART)
  • WHEELER-SACK AAF (about 26 miles; FORT DRUM, NY; ID: GTB)
  • SYRACUSE HANCOCK INTL (about 47 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; ID: SYR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lorraine:

  • MAXSON AIRFIELD (about 39 miles; ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY; ID: 89N)
  • OSWEGO COUNTY (about 41 miles; FULTON, NY; ID: FZY)
  • AIRLANE ENTERPRISES (about 42 miles; CLAY, NY; ID: 1H1)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lorraine:

  • JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 15 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,454)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT OSWEGO (about 43 miles; OSWEGO, NY; FT enrollment: 7,138)
  • LE MOYNE COLLEGE (about 51 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,517)
  • SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 15,859)
  • ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 56 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 5,132)
  • SUNY COLLEGE OF AGRIC AND TECHN AT MORRISVILLE (about 62 miles; MORRISVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,790)
  • MOHAWK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-UTICA BRANCH (about 69 miles; UTICA, NY; FT enrollment: 3,768)