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Population in 2012: 6,984 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.1%
 

Males: 3,226  (46.2%)
Females: 3,758  (53.8%)

Median resident age:  39.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 15003.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,351 (it was $26,263 in 2000)
Ambridge:

$28,351
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,076

Ambridge borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $68,478 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
Ambridge:

$68,478
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $76,038; Detached houses: $76,437; Townhouses or other attached units: $63,780; In 2-unit structures: $53,983; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $81,916; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,503; Mobile homes: $71,799

Median gross rent in 2012: $595.

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  • White alone - 5,344 (75.8%)
  • Black alone - 1,185 (16.8%)
  • Two or more races - 286 (4.1%)
  • Hispanic - 173 (2.5%)
  • Asian alone - 29 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 25 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.09%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ambridge: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (16.3%), Italian (14.6%), German (12.5%), English (6.7%), Polish (5.5%), Slovak (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 1.48 square miles.

Population density: 4,704 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Ambridge:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ambridge borough:

  • Never married: 39.3%
  • Now married: 35.1%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

169 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This borough:  2.4%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Ambridge, Pennsylvania as of November 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ambridge to the number of sex offenders is 537 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,688 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,659 (2.5%)

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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: +540 (+7.7%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 544 (20.8%)

Area code: 724

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Crime rates in Ambridge by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 03000002
per 100,000 0.038.40.00.00.00.00.028.4
Rapes 53442453
per 100,000 64.338.452.953.428.557.670.742.5
Robberies 1319292424152017
per 100,000 167.2243.5383.6320.6342.6215.9282.8241.1
Assaults 28412529415898111
per 100,000 360.2525.4330.7387.4585.2834.71385.71574.2
Burglaries 5265658856477483
per 100,000 669.0833.0859.81175.7799.3676.41046.41177.1
Thefts 240211205194210198233202
per 100,000 3087.62704.12711.62591.92997.42849.33294.72864.8
Auto thefts 2523182118516
per 100,000 321.6294.8238.1280.6256.972.014.185.1
Arson 02258332
per 100,000 0.025.626.566.8114.243.242.428.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.8) 380.1489.1422.7436.7451.3457.2642.2700.8

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City-data.com crime rate 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 2012, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Ambridge, Pennsylvania accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -141 (-1.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Information (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Ambridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 32% greater 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 significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 95% 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 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.7 miles away from Ambridge center
On 6/30/2003 at 19:21:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 97.7 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: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 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/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)

Political contributions by individuals in Ambridge, 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.

Local government website: WWW.AMBRIDGEBORO.ORG

College/University in Ambridge:

  • Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry (Full-time enrollment: 83; 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: 3,106)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 12 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,192)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 15 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,525)
  • Point Park University (about 16 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 2,801)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 2,222)
  • Duquesne University (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 9,011)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 18 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 24,077)

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
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AQI  SO2 PM10 CO  Ozone  PM2.5 Pb  NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.3. This is about average.
City:

36.3
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.97. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.97
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.2
U.S.:

22.1
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.274. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.274
U.S.:

0.334
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.7
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0350. This is significantly worse than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.0350
U.S.:

0.0222
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.6
U.S.:

9.4

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

AMBRIDGE WATER AUTH (Population served: 17832, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2004. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-02-2005), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-17-2005)
  • M&R Filter Turbidity Reporting - In DEC-2004, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-02-2005), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-17-2005)
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2004. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-02-2005), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-17-2005)
  • M&R Filter Turbidity Reporting - In NOV-2004, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-02-2005), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-17-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-02-2005), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-17-2005)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 43 other older monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.7%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.6% for Black residents, 29.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 51.7% 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ambridge, PA

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 compared to Pennsylvania state average:

Ambridge, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ambridge travel time to work - commute


Ambridge mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.21%
Here62.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaJewish
Adherents57.1%9.5%8.9%7.1%1.8%
Congregations12.4%15.3%18.2%10.0%1.0%
NameSerbian Orthodox Church in the USAChristian and Missionary AllianceGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.5%1.5%1.3%1.1%10.4%
Congregations1.0%4.8%1.0%3.8%32.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$10,468$41,8723$1,969
Other Government Administration 3$10,732$42,9283$3,990
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,691$39,3820$0
Streets and Highways 3$7,613$30,4520$0
Welfare 0$0 3$1,817
Sewerage 6$17,853$35,7060$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 21$3,904
Totals for Government 21$66,357$37,91830$11,680

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($3.01)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,054,000 ($150.92)
    Police Protection: $978,000 ($140.03)
    Regular Highways: $497,000 ($71.16)
    Central Staff Services: $277,000 ($39.66)
    Fire Protection: $270,000 ($38.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $254,000 ($36.37)
    Housing & Community Development: $106,000 ($15.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $91,000 ($13.03)
    General Public Buildings: $77,000 ($11.03)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($8.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000 ($6.59)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($3.29)
    Libraries: $15,000 ($2.15)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $3,664,000 ($524.63)
    Benefit Payments: $111,000 ($15.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $191,000 ($27.35)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $37,000 ($5.30)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($3.15)
    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 ($180.41)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $407,000 ($58.28)
    All Other: $112,000 ($16.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $66,000 ($9.45)
    From Other Government: $24,000 ($3.44)
    From Local Government: $6,000 ($0.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $120,000 ($17.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($10.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $112,000 ($16.04)
    Interest Earnings: $45,000 ($6.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $130,000 ($18.61)
    Highways: $121,000 ($17.33)
    Housing & Community Development: $16,000 ($2.29)
    General Support: $11,000 ($1.58)
  • Tax - Property: $1,668,000 ($238.83)
    NEC: $409,000 ($58.56)
    Individual Income: $320,000 ($45.82)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,050,000 ($579.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,810,000 ($545.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $240,000 ($34.36)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $39,000 ($5.58)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $469,000 ($67.15)

3.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,157 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Beaver County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.32% ($42,876 average AGI)
from Butler County, PA  0.38% ($43,324)
from Lawrence County, PA  0.24% ($31,494)


4.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,194 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($162 average AGI)
Beaver County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.16% ($36,943 average AGI)
to Butler County, PA  0.36% ($41,655)
to Lawrence County, PA  0.24% ($32,880)

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.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Ambridge, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 24
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 16
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Ambridge fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 345 meters (1,132ft)
Total costs: $23,000
Total average daily traffic: 124,809
Total average daily truck traffic: 10,223

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 4
  • 1930-1939: 0
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 4
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 4
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
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Cricket Wireless1Rite Aid1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

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