Ambridge, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 6,954 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 
Males: 3,141  (45.2%)
Females: 3,813  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15003.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,915 (it was $26,263 in 2000)
Ambridge:

$28,915
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,855 (it was $15,089 in 2000)

Ambridge borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,559 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
Ambridge:

$67,559
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $137,692; Detached houses: $143,646; Townhouses or other attached units: $109,498; In 2-unit structures: $97,750; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,705; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $66,537; Mobile homes: $45,696

Median gross rent in 2013: $565.

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  • Races in Ambridge, PA (2010)

    Ambridge races chart
    • 5,34475.8%White alone
    • 1,18516.8%Black alone
    • 2864.1%Two or more races
    • 1732.5%Hispanic
    • 290.4%Asian alone
    • 250.4%Other race alone
    • 60.09%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Ambridge detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ambridge: 90.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.1%), Italian (15.0%), German (12.3%), English (6.2%), Polish (6.0%), Slovak (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 1.48 square miles.

Population density: 4,684 people per square mile   (average).

Ambridge,PA real estate house value index trend

Ambridge, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Ambridge:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ambridge borough:

  • Never married: 39.8%
  • Now married: 33.7%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

133 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Ambridge, Pennsylvania as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ambridge to the number of sex offenders is 635 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,893 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,791 (2.8%)

Ambridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (16.7 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (271.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Harmony Township, PA (1.0 miles ), South Heights borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Leetsdale borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Aliquippa, PA (1.6 miles ), Bell Acres borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Baden borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Edgeworth borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Economy borough, PA (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.59 N, Longitude: 80.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +526 (+7.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 441 (17.0%)

Area code: 724

Ambridge household income distribution Ambridge home values distribution

Crime rates in Ambridge by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 030000020
per 100,000 0.038.40.00.00.00.00.028.40.0
Rapes 534424530
per 100,000 64.338.452.953.428.557.670.742.50.0
Robberies 131929242415201713
per 100,000 167.2243.5383.6320.6342.6215.9282.8241.1186.7
Assaults 2841252941589811173
per 100,000 360.2525.4330.7387.4585.2834.71,385.71,574.21,048.4
Burglaries 526565885647748358
per 100,000 669.0833.0859.81,175.7799.3676.41,046.41,177.1833.0
Thefts 240211205194210198233202187
per 100,000 3,087.62,704.12,711.62,591.92,997.42,849.33,294.72,864.82,685.6
Auto thefts 25231821185166
per 100,000 321.6294.8238.1280.6256.972.014.185.186.2
Arson 022583321
per 100,000 0.025.626.566.8114.243.242.428.414.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.8) 379.9488.9422.5436.5451.1457.0641.8700.4450.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ambridge detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Pennsylvania average:

2.58

Ambridge tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -141 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Ambridge: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ambridge, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ambridge-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Ambridge borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 43.4 miles away from the borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ambridge-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from Ambridge center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 258.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 221.1 miles away from Ambridge center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Beaver County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ambridge topographic map

Birthplace of: George C. Axtell - World War II flying ace, Guy Travaglio - Politician, Bill Koman - Football player, Dennis Wuycik - Basketball player, Harry Ulinski - Football player, Len Szafaryn - Football player, Leo Nobile - Football player, Marita Grabiak - Television director, Mike Lucci - Football player, Ralph Caplan - Designer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ambridge:

  • MOTHER TERESA HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - HOPEWELL (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • ALIQUIPPA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - BADEN (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BADEN, PA)
  • VILLA SAINT JOSEPH OF BADEN IN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BADEN, PA)
  • BEAVER ELDER CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)

Amtrak station near Ambridge:

  • 16 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Ambridge:

  • 11 miles: Beaver Valley 1 and 2 in Shippingport, PA.

College/University in Ambridge:

  • Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry (Full-time enrollment: 171; Location: 311 Eleventh St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.tsm.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ambridge:

  • Robert Morris University (about 6 miles; Moon Township, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,823)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 12 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 15 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 16 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 18 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

Public high schools in Ambridge:

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Library in Ambridge:

  • LAUGHLIN MEMORIAL FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $216,937; Location: 99 ELEVENTH ST; 30,992 books; 443 audio materials; 2,023 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ambridge: Ambridge Borough Hall (A), Ambridge Police Department (B), Kids Cozy Corner (C), Laughlin Memorial Free Library (D), Valley Care Adult Day Services (E), Ambridge Fire Department Station 71 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ambridge: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Big Sewickley Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Ambridge include: Ambridge Park (1), Old Economy Historical Site (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Harmonie Associates Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1601 Church Street), Dj's (Arcades & Amusements; 765 Merchant Street).

Beaver County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 111. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

111
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.440. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0854. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0854
U.S.:

0.0147

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ambridge and their reported violations in the past:

AMBRIDGE WATER AUTH (Population served: 17,832, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-23-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-02-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-02-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-02-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2011)
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.0%
(26.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.0% for Black residents, 42.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  51.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Ambridge in 2010:

  • 9 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
80 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
7 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Ambridge, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Ambridge compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Ambridge (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Ambridge Branch at 600 Merchants Street, branch established on 1953/03/30. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • The Huntington National Bank: Ambridge Branch at 700 Merchant Street, branch established on 1993/06/21. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • ESB Bank: 506 Merchant Street Branch at 506 Merchant Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,923.4 mil, Deposits: $1,159.8 mil, headquarters in Ellwood City, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 24 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Ambridge Branch at 498 Merchant Street, branch established on 1934/03/08. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Ambridge travel time to work - commute Ambridge mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ambridge borough (based on Beaver County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic46,09622
Mainline Protestant23,93086
Evangelical Protestant11,39092
Black Protestant3,11715
Orthodox2,8349
Other1,3678
None81,805-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 35
Beaver County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Beaver County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Beaver County:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Here:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Beaver County:

29.3%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$18,105$72,4204$5,909
Other Government Administration 3$18,562$74,2484$11,975
Police Protection - Officers 6$34,057$68,1140$0
Streets and Highways 3$13,167$52,6680$0
Welfare 0$0 4$5,453
Sewerage 6$30,878$61,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 31$11,717
Totals for Government 21$114,769$65,58243$35,054

Ambridge government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($3.02)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,054,000 ($151.57)
    Police Protection: $978,000 ($140.64)
    Regular Highways: $497,000 ($71.47)
    Central Staff Services: $277,000 ($39.83)
    Fire Protection: $270,000 ($38.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $254,000 ($36.53)
    Housing & Community Development: $106,000 ($15.24)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $91,000 ($13.09)
    General Public Buildings: $77,000 ($11.07)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($8.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000 ($6.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($3.31)
    Libraries: $15,000 ($2.16)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $3,664,000 ($526.89)
    Benefit Payments: $111,000 ($15.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $191,000 ($27.47)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $37,000 ($5.32)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($3.16)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.86)
    General Public Building: $5,000 ($0.72)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,260,000 ($181.19)

Ambridge government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $407,000 ($58.53)
    All Other: $112,000 ($16.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $66,000 ($9.49)
    From Other Government: $24,000 ($3.45)
    From Local Government: $6,000 ($0.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $120,000 ($17.26)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($10.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $112,000 ($16.11)
    Interest Earnings: $45,000 ($6.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $130,000 ($18.69)
    Highways: $121,000 ($17.40)
    Housing & Community Development: $16,000 ($2.30)
    General Support: $11,000 ($1.58)
  • Tax - Property: $1,668,000 ($239.86)
    NEC: $409,000 ($58.82)
    Individual Income: $320,000 ($46.02)

Ambridge government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,050,000 ($582.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,810,000 ($547.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $240,000 ($34.51)

Ambridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $39,000 ($5.61)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $469,000 ($67.44)

3.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,884 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.26% ($43,481 average AGI)
from Butler County, PA  0.36% ($50,628)
from Lawrence County, PA  0.19% ($31,246)


3.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,634 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($641 average AGI)
Beaver County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.09% ($40,473 average AGI)
to Butler County, PA  0.34% ($64,058)
to Lawrence County, PA  0.25% ($28,277)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ambridge:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBA (1460 AM; 1 kW; AMBRIDGE, PA; Owner: IORIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ambridge:

  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)

TV broadcast stations around Ambridge:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WFMJ-TV (Channel 21; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: WFMJ TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W56CL (Channel 56; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
Ambridge fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ambridge fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 345m1,132ftTotal length
  • $23,000Total costs
  • 124,809Total average daily traffic
  • 10,223Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 41920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 41990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ambridge, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Edward G Roach, Beaver County (Lat: 40.601667 Lon: -80.193028), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • ED Roach, Beaver County (Lat: 40.601667 Lon: -80.193028), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, Beaver County (Lat: 40.601667 Lon: -80.193028), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Frank Iorio, 0.2 Mi S Of Big Creek Approx 0.7 Mi W Of Turkey Rd (Lat: 40.585556 Lon: -80.202778), Type: 123.7, Overall height: 121.9 m
    Registrant: 7242661110, , 761 MERCHANT ST
  • Edward G Roach, Beaver County (Lat: 40.601667 Lon: -80.193028), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 42007 m, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • .2 Mi S Of Big Creek Approx .7 Mi W Of Turkey Rd (Lat: 40.585556 Lon: -80.202778), Type: 123.1, Overall height: 121.9 m
    Registrant: 4122661110, , 761 MERCHANT ST
  • 0.2 Mi S Of Big Creek Approx 0.7 Mi W Of Turkey Rd (Lat: 40.585556 Lon: -80.202778), Type: 123.7, Overall height: 121.9 m
    Registrant: 7242661110, , 761 MERCHANT ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ambridge, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • AMBRIDGE, 351 14th Street (Lat: 40.597833 Lon: -80.227500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQOH274
    Assigned Frequencies: 17755.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/26/2011, Expiration Date: 09/26/2021, Certifier: Kevin Joy
    Registrant: Staley Communication Inc, 2 - 22nd Street, Wheeling, WV 26003, Phone: (304) 233-8780, Fax: (304) 233-7518, Email:
  • PINEHURST, 1906 Watch Hill Drive (Lat: 40.601667 Lon: -80.193028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.6 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQQT347
    Assigned Frequencies: 19345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • AMBRIDGE, Park Rd, Betwn 6 & 7th St (Lat: 40.586722 Lon: -80.230611), Overall height: 28.7 m, Call Sign: WLM739
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/26/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Certifier: Paul Wilson
    Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-3048, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ambridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51240 , Serial Number: 17274288, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Roger P Young, 800 15th St, Ambridge, PA 15003
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88299 , Serial Number: 15917, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Roger P Young, 800 15th St, Ambridge, PA 15003

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$61,4096$40,83317$55,5298$33,0003$70,6672$26,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$74,0000$04$60,5000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$82,0002$26,00029$65,55211$21,0000$04$28,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$54,0002$33,50011$62,6360$00$02$34,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$63,8330$00$01$20,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6040.00 , 6041.00, 6042.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$49,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$37,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$75,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6040.00 , 6041.00, 6042.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 36
  • Hazardous Condition: 73
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Ambridge

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ambridge, PA
Businesses in Ambridge, PA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Circle K1Subway1
Cricket Wireless1U-Haul1
Curves1UPS1
FedEx1

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