Theresa, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,414. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,561 (+6.1% change)
Males: 1,256 (52.0%), Females: 1,158 (48.0%)

Jefferson County

Zip code: 13691

Median resident age: 34.2 years
Median household income: $36,953 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,500 (year 2000)

Races in Theresa:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.8%)
  • Black (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (15.3%), Irish (14.5%), United States (14.5%), English (13.1%), French (7.8%), Italian (6.4%).

Elevation: 391 feet

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Theresa

  • High school or higher: 79.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Theresa town

  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 58.2%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

1.4% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Theresa:

  • E J NOBLE-ALEXANDRIA BAY (about 13 miles; ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY)
  • SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; CARTHAGE, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Theresa:

  • WHEELER-SACK AAF (about 13 miles; FORT DRUM, NY; ID: GTB)
  • WATERTOWN INTERNATIONAL (about 23 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; ID: ART)
  • OGDENSBURG INTL (about 40 miles; OGDENSBURG, NY; ID: OGS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Theresa:

  • MAXSON AIRFIELD (about 10 miles; ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY; ID: 89N)
  • HENDRICKS FIELD (about 30 miles; GOUVERNEUR, NY; ID: 1K0)
  • MOORES (about 53 miles; DEGRASSE, NY; ID: 1E8)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Theresa:

  • JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,454)
  • ST LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; CANTON, NY; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • CLARKSON UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; POTSDAM, NY; FT enrollment: 2,832)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT POTSDAM (about 66 miles; POTSDAM, NY; FT enrollment: 3,885)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT OSWEGO (about 71 miles; OSWEGO, NY; FT enrollment: 7,138)
  • LE MOYNE COLLEGE (about 84 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,517)
  • SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY (about 85 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 15,859)
Public primary/middle school in Theresa:

  • THERESA PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 127; Location: 125 BRIDGE ST; Grades: KG – 03)

Libraries

Library in Theresa:

  • THERESA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $23,036; Location: 301 MAIN STREET; 7,909 books; 601 audio materials; 133 video materials; 29 serial subscriptions)