Applewold, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 300 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.7%
 
Males: 154  (51.6%)
Females: 146  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16201.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,136 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
Applewold:

$47,136
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,869 (it was $16,549 in 2000)

Applewold borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,922 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Applewold:

$84,922
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $136,285; Detached houses: $150,283; Townhouses or other attached units: $51,201; In 2-unit structures: $73,020; In 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; Mobile homes: $47,483

Median gross rent in 2016: $573.

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  • Races in Applewold, PA (2010)

    Applewold races chart
    • 30297.4%White alone
    • 41.3%Two or more races
    • 31.0%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Applewold: 90.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (18.0%), German (14.6%), Irish (14.6%), Italian (14.6%), English (6.7%), Swiss (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.05 square miles.

Population density: 6,154 people per square mile   (high).

Applewold,PA real estate house value index trend

Applewold, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Applewold:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 25.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Applewold borough:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,537 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,402 (1.7%)

Applewold satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (34.9 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (237.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West Kittanning borough, PA (0.7 miles ), Kittanning borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Manorville borough, PA (1.2 miles ), West Hills, PA (1.2 miles ), Ford City borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Lenape Heights, PA (1.7 miles ), Ford Cliff borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Worthington borough, PA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.81 N, Longitude: 79.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 724

Applewold household income distribution Applewold home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -37 (-9.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (1%)

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

Average climate in Applewold, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Applewold-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Applewold 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 48.3 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:

Applewold-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 65.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 101.4 miles away from Applewold 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 102.7 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 296.7 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 186.1 miles away from Applewold center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 342.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Armstrong County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Applewold topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Applewold:

  • ARMSTRONG CO HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; KITTANNING, PA)
  • ARMSTRONG COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; KITTANNING, PA)
  • FAIR WINDS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SARVER, PA)
  • CONCORDIA LUTHERAN HEALTH AND HUMAN CARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CABOT, PA)
  • CONCORDIA VISITING NURSES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CABOT, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Applewold:

  • Butler County Community College (about 21 miles; Butler, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,518)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 29 miles; Clarion, PA; FT enrollment: 5,771)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 30 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (about 33 miles; Slippery Rock, PA; FT enrollment: 8,424)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 34 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 34 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

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Notable location: Applewold Volunteer Fire Department 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Armstrong 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 2013 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.07
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.1%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  1.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  47.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported
37 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Applewold borough (based on Armstrong County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant17,88678
Catholic11,96111
Evangelical Protestant6,90963
Orthodox--
Other-2
None32,185-
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: 18
Armstrong County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Armstrong County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Armstrong County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Armstrong County:

29.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.8%
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 0$0 1$540
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$616
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,156

Applewold government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($53.33)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($43.33)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($36.67)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($30.00)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($10.00)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($6.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($6.67)
    Transit Utilities: $1,000 ($3.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($3.33)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($3.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($3.33)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($3.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,000 ($30.00)

Applewold government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($53.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($140.00)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($6.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($20.00)
    All Other: $2,000 ($6.67)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $19,000 ($63.33)
    Property: $10,000 ($33.33)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $6,000 ($20.00)

Applewold government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $683,000 ($2276.67)

3.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
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 Westmoreland County, PA  0.77% ($31,208 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.63% ($30,734)
from Butler County, PA  0.44% ($34,322)


4.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.83% ($31,030 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.78% ($35,977)
to Butler County, PA  0.51% ($36,007)

Strongest AM radio stations in Applewold:

  • WTYM (1380 AM; 1 kW; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: VERNAL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Applewold:

  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLER-FM (97.7 FM; BUTLER, PA; Owner: WBUT, INC.)
  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WQMU (92.5 FM; INDIANA, PA; Owner: RMS MEDIA MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WLCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSVILLE, PA; Owner: LONGO MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Applewold:

  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WBOA-LP (Channel 64; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Applewold compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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