For population 25 years and over in Beech Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Beech Creek borough:
15 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,352 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (98.3 miles , pop. 56,348).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (132.5 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (148.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Blanchard, PA (1.1 miles ), Mill Hall borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Howard borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Monument, PA (2.6 miles) , Flemington borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Lock Haven, PA (2.9 miles ), Castanea, PA (2.9 miles ), Dunnstown, PA (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 41.07 N, Longitude: 77.59 W
Area code: 570
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.4%).
Work and jobs in Beech Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Beech Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Beech Creek borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Beech Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 97% 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 96.2 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 97.6 miles away from Beech Creek center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 88.4 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 95.0 miles away from Beech Creek center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clinton County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Brittani Kline - Female model.
Hospitals/medical centers near Beech Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beech Creek:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.60. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Beech Creek that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.0%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Beech Creek compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Beech Creek (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Beech Creek (based on Clinton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Beech Creek government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,396 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,552 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Beech Creek:
Strongest FM radio stations in Beech Creek:
TV broadcast stations around Beech Creek:
Beech Creek fatal accident list:
Sep 21, 2007 09:00 PM, Sr-150, Lat: 41.074900, Lon: -77.590000, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 18, 2006 07:30 AM, Jews Run Rd, Lat: 41.239500, Lon: -77.863861, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 16, 1997 12:55 AM, 150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 19, 1993 03:41 PM, 150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 6, 1983 09:99 PM, 00219, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 3, 1982 05:99 PM, 00219, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
May 3, 1977 07:30 AM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,191
Total average daily truck traffic: 293
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,210
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Beech Creek)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Beech Creek, PA
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.