For population 25 years and over in Aristes:
For population 15 years and over in Aristes CDP:
7 residents are foreign born (1.4% Africa, 1.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,227 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (39.5 miles , pop. 81,207).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (84.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Centralia, PA (1.0 miles) , Wilburton Number Two, PA (1.2 miles) , Ashland borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Wilburton Number One, PA (1.6 miles ), Fountain Springs, PA (1.8 miles) , Locustdale, PA (1.8 miles) , Girardville borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Mount Carmel borough, PA (2.0 miles ).
Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 76.34 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 570
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Aristes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Aristes, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Aristes-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/18/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Aristes place center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 32.9 miles away from the place center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Aristes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 83% 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 37.4 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 38.2 miles away from Aristes center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.8 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 69.0 miles away from Aristes center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Columbia County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.2%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Aristes compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Aristes CDP (based on Columbia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,170 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($171 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,468 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($202 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1