For population 25 years and over in Bendersville:
For population 15 years and over in Bendersville borough:
58 residents are foreign born (10.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,083 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (39.5 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (57.5 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (111.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Bendersville Station-Aspers, PA (1.1 miles ), Biglerville borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Arendtsville borough, PA (2.2 miles ), York Springs borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Cashtown-McKnightstown, PA (3.0 miles ), Mount Holly Springs borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Gettysburg borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Lake Meade, PA (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 39.98 N, Longitude: 77.25 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 717
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Crime in Bendersville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+2.5%).
Work and jobs in Bendersville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bendersville, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bendersville-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Bendersville borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 15.1 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bendersville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% 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 68.5 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 69.9 miles away from Bendersville 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 54.0 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 59.6 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 98.3 miles away from Bendersville 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bendersville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bendersville:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bendersville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bendersville and their reported violations in the past:BENDERSVILLE WATER CO (Population served: 618, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.4%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.5% for other race 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
Bendersville compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Bendersville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Bendersville (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bendersville government finances in 2002:
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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Bendersville fatal accident list:
Aug 20, 2005 06:43 AM, Sr-4008, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 7, 2002 12:30 AM, Sr-4008, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: