ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
PHELPS COMMUNITY PROFILE
New York > All counties > Ontario County > Phelps
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Phelps, New York, NY

Phelps postcard post card - South Wayne Street, Phelps, NY
South Wayne Street, Phelps, NY

Send us your Phelps photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Phelps
Blog about Phelps
Phelps map pronunciation

Sponsored Ads

"Sauerkraut Capital"

Phelps is a village in Ontario County, in the Rochester metro area.

The community was named for Oliver Phelps, landholder.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Phelps. For links to other places called Phelps, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Phelps is 42.957N. The longitude is -77.057W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 522 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,934.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$40,758
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Phelps demographic reports
Phelps is on Flint Creek.
Former and merged names include:
· District of Sullivan
· Phelpsburg
· Vienna
Filming location for:
· 1988 movie, "Lady in White"
Local festivals include:
  • Sauerkraut Festival - Aug. 2-5, 2007
Dates often change. Check Phelps web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Phelps

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Phelps
Ontario County
New York
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Phelps demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ontario County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Rochester area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14532 ZIP code.

Phelps, NY locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Phelps Web sites

Ancestry & family history

19% of Phelps residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Phelps ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Phelps was $20,257, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

18% of Phelps residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Phelps festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Phelps festival web sites:



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Phelps
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Phelps, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $418.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $891.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Phelps include Phelps Community Memorial Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Ontario County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Phelps political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Traffic

The average commute time for Phelps workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of New York community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Phelps:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other NY communities named Phelps:
  �Ontario County town

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
News about Phelps
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!