Bath, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,669 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 1,250  (46.9%)
Females: 1,419  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

35.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18014.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,626 (it was $40,825 in 2000)
Bath:

$59,626
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,122 (it was $18,724 in 2000)

Bath borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $182,377 (it was $102,200 in 2000)
Bath:

$182,377
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $228,432; detached houses: $260,395; townhouses or other attached units: $141,348; in 2-unit structures: $94,715; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $217,823; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,413; mobile homes: $38,016

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,009.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bath: 99.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.1%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.8% for Black residents, 11.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bath, PA (2010)
    • 2,39488.9%White alone
    • 1776.6%Hispanic
    • 582.2%Black alone
    • 341.3%Two or more races
    • 261.0%Asian alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Bath, Pennsylvania as of September 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bath is 338 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (25.3%), Pennsylvania German (11.8%), Italian (10.8%), American (8.5%), Hungarian (3.5%), English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/01/1856

Elevation: 432 feet

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 2,951 people per square mile   (average).

Bath, Pennsylvania map

54 residents are foreign born

This borough:

2.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,586 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,555 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (7.0 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (52.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Chapman borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Nazareth borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Eastlawn Gardens, PA (2.2 miles ),
Northampton borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
North Catasauqua borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
Catasauqua borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Cementon, PA (2.6 miles ),
Coplay borough, PA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Area codes: 610, 484

Distribution of median household income in Bath, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bath, PA in 2017
Bath satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +318 (+13.5%).
Most common industries in Bath, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.2%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Apparel (3.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Bath, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Cashiers (7.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)

Average climate in Bath, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Bath, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.150. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.150
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.26
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bath-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Bath borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 tornado 20.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bath-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 43.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 229.5 miles away from Bath 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 42.6 miles away from Bath center
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) earthquake occurred 266.1 miles away from Bath center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 273.7 miles away from the city 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 17.1 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 Northampton County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bath topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bath:

  • COORDINATED HEALTH ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • MORAVIAN HALL SQUARE HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NAZARETH, PA)
  • BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NAZARETH, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC/NAZARETH (Hospital, about 5 miles away; NAZARETH, PA)
  • COUNTRY MEADOWS NURSING CENTER OF BETHLEHEM (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE BETHLEHEM (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bath:

  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 6 miles; Bethlehem, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,195)
  • Lehigh University (about 9 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Lafayette College (about 10 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 11 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 13 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)
  • DeSales University (about 13 miles; Center Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,862)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 22 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bath:

  • GEORGE WOLF EL SCH (Students: 720, Location: 300 ALLEN STREET, Grades: PK-6)
  • MOORE EL SCH (Students: 596, Location: 2835 MOUNTAIN VIEW DR, Grades: KG-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Bath:

  • SACRED HEART OF JESUS PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 114, Location: 115 WASHINGTON ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable location: Bath Fire Department / Bath Ambulance Corps (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Bath include: Boro Meadow Park (1), Keystone Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Barnhouse Village (7401 Airport Rd).

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

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

BATH MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS (Population served: 2,800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 10 regular monitoring violations
EMMANUELS EVAN LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LATTEMANNS CORNER STORE & DELI (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MOORE TWP RECREATION CENTER (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-19-2007), St Boil Water Order (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-19-2007), St Boil Water Order (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PETERSVILLE ROD & GUN CLUB (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-22-2008), St Boil Water Order (DEC-22-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-13-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WHITETAIL GOLF CLUB (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2011)
POINT PHILLIPS HOTEL (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
NAZARETH KINGDOM HALL (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bath that have no violations reported:

  • SOUTHMOORE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SALEM UCC CHURCH (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JAMESVILLE EXPRESS PLAZA (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOORESTOWN CROSSINGS (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • EVERGREEN LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOORE PIZZA (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KLECKNERSVILLE VOL FIRE CO (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POINT PHILLIPS ROD & GUN CLUB (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHUT THE DOOR (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

64.0%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Bath (2011 data):

  • First Star Bank: 370 South Walnut Street Branch at 370 South Walnut Street, branch established on 1874/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/31: Bank assets: $421.5 mil, Deposits: $323.9 mil, headquarters in Bethlehem, PA, negative income in the last year, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First Star Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Bath Branch at 107 East Main Street, branch established on 1900/07/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First Northern Bank and Trust Company: Bath Branch at 383 South Walnut Street, branch established on 1997/05/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $697.3 mil, Deposits: $584.9 mil, headquarters in Palmerton, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Palm Bancorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Bath Branch at 202 North Walnut Street, branch established on 1970/05/21. 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

For population 15 years and over in Bath:

Marital status in Bath, PA
  • Never married: 36.3%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

For population 25 years and over in Bath:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bath
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bath, PA (based on Northampton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,45626
Mainline Protestant54,336120
Evangelical Protestant17,79483
Other2,81719
Orthodox2,2005
Black Protestant1562
None138,976-
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: 52
Northampton County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Northampton County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Northampton County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 240
This county:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Northampton County:

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.4%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bath:

52.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bath:

51.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bath:

21.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.3%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bath:

33.1%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Bath:

59.6%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bath:

79.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bath, PA Residents
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
Streets and Highways 3$7,777$31,1080$0
Financial Administration 1$2,719$32,6282$2,190
Other Government Administration 1$4,471$53,6520$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,424$41,0880$0
Health 0$0 1$250
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$18,391$36,7823$2,440

Bath government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $582,000 ($218.06)
    Police Protection: $412,000 ($154.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $336,000 ($125.89)
    Central Staff Services: $202,000 ($75.68)
    General - Other: $99,000 ($37.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($17.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($14.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000 ($12.74)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($11.61)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($5.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $12,000 ($4.50)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.75)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $237,000 ($88.80)

Bath government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $372,000 ($139.38)
    Other: $12,000 ($4.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $128,000 ($47.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($1.50)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $23,000 ($8.62)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($4.87)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($4.12)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.50)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.12)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($0.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $201,000 ($75.31)
    Highways: $57,000 ($21.36)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.75)
  • Tax - Property: $694,000 ($260.02)
    Individual Income: $270,000 ($101.16)
    Public Utility License: $43,000 ($16.11)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $28,000 ($10.49)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $22,000 ($8.24)

Bath government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,128,000 ($422.63)

5.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lehigh County, PA  2.05% ($48,295 average AGI)
from Monroe County, PA  0.36% ($45,625)
from Warren County, NJ  0.31% ($55,969)


5.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lehigh County, PA  1.95% ($44,109 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.28% ($41,322)
to Warren County, NJ  0.17% ($48,660)
Businesses in Bath, PA
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FedEx2Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Penske1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bath:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bath:

  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W285DH (104.9 FM; N. WHITEHALL TOWNSHI, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET. AL.)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Bath:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Bath fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Bath fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 157ft / 48.2mTotal length
  • $1,198,000Total costs
  • 64,801Total average daily traffic
  • 4,156Total average daily truck traffic
  • 72,552Total future (year 2019) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bath, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bath, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bath)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 2491 Community Dr (Lat: 40.781194 Lon: -75.402417), Type: Building, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KEP851,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.925 MHz, Grant Date: 07/27/2004, Expiration Date: 10/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/13/2014, Registrant: Ecco Communications, 2927 S Pike Ave., Allentown, PA 18103, Phone: (610) 791-5144, Fax: (610) 791-3426, Email:
  • 234 Walnut St (Lat: 40.724806 Lon: -75.392972), Call Sign: WCG532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHz, Grant Date: 10/15/2011, Expiration Date: 01/07/2022, Registrant: Industrial Communications, 121 Sitgreaves St, Easton, PA 18042, Phone: (610) 253-1214, Fax: (610) 253-4504, Email:
  • Rt 512 3 Mi N Rt 22 (Lat: 40.707306 Lon: -75.394083), Call Sign: KJX936, Licensee ID: L00071237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.775 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/1997, Expiration Date: 12/30/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2003, Registrant: Bethlehem Contracting Co Inc, Box 40, Bath, PA 18014
  • Lat: 40.715556 Lon: -75.398611, Call Sign: WQNR390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.462 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 456.762 MHz, 457.312 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 04/27/2021, Certifier: Joel Frank, Registrant: Shuttlewagon Inc, 4116 Doctor Greaves Road, Grandview, MO 64030-1138, Phone: (816) 767-0300, Fax: (816) 763-0705, Email:
  • Lat: 40.715333 Lon: -75.401306, Call Sign: WRAM217,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.500 MHz, 467.500 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2018, Expiration Date: 02/23/2018, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2018, Certifier: Khalid Selham, Registrant: Acces Communications, Route 329, Bath, PA 18014, Phone: (514) 735-2424, Fax: (514) 735-8046, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ZZC, 3030 Valley View Drive (Lat: 40.764000 Lon: -75.445889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQJD559,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23180.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2008, Expiration Date: 07/31/2018, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2018, Certifier: Kurt Maass, Registrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bath)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bath)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED17$166,00012$139,33355$147,52710$28,8001$465,0001$15,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$211,0001$140,0008$150,8750$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$151,5001$240,00025$200,3202$8,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$144,0005$221,6000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$96,0001$200,0005$90,4001$170,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0166.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$146,0002$225,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$131,0000$01$131,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0166.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bath, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bath, PA - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 33 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Bath, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (63.5%), and Outside Fires (18.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bath, PA
    • 10163.5%Structure Fires
    • 2918.2%Outside Fires
    • 1811.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 116.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bath, PA
Most common first names in Bath, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10575.0 years
William9973.3 years
Mary6180.9 years
Charles6073.5 years
Joseph4674.3 years
Helen4677.7 years
Robert4671.7 years
Anna4479.7 years
George4072.5 years
Frank3772.3 years
Most common last names in Bath, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4178.5 years
Miller2973.4 years
Heckman1873.2 years
Silfies1870.2 years
Jones1878.1 years
Graver1766.9 years
Frey1771.7 years
Schlegel1583.1 years
Fogel1565.7 years
Fehnel1475.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bath, PA
  • 46.9%Utility gas
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 20.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bath, PA
  • 64.8%Electricity
  • 20.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.5%Utility gas


Bath compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Bath on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Lawrence R. Carmen, Jr. (7)
  • Gerard M. Blair (4)
  • Stephen Michael Boyce (4)
  • Alfred R. Austen (4)
  • Michael H. Kuchavik, Sr. (4)
  • Paul Auger (3)
  • Lawrence R. Carmen (3)
  • Eden Castle (2)
  • Kristina A. Snyder (2)
  • John E. Wetzel (2)

Total of 43 patent applications in 2008-2020.