For population 25 years and over in Arendtsville:
For population 15 years and over in Arendtsville borough:
86 residents are foreign born (8.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,359 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (35.1 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (56.0 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (114.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Biglerville borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Cashtown-McKnightstown, PA (2.0 miles ), Bendersville borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Bendersville Station-Aspers, PA (2.3 miles ), Orrtanna, PA (2.5 miles) , Gettysburg borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Lake Heritage, PA (3.1 miles ), Fairfield borough, PA (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 39.92 N, Longitude: 77.30 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 717
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +149 (+21.3%).
Work and jobs in Arendtsville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Arendtsville, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Arendtsville-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/16/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Arendtsville borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1980, a category F3 tornado 14.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Arendtsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from Arendtsville center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Arendtsville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adams County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arendtsville:
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Public high school in Arendtsville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Arendtsville and their reported violations in the past:ARENDTSVILLE MUNI WATER SYS (Population served: 850, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.9%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.5% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Arendtsville compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Arendtsville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Arendtsville (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Arendtsville government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,933 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($287 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,107 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($249 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Arendtsville fatal accident list:
Sep 7, 1979 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $1,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,724
Total average daily truck traffic: 566
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 6,206
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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