Bendersville Station-Aspers, Pennsylvania

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Population in July 2007: 358.
Males: 175  (49.1%)
Females: 183  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 17304.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $61,332 (it was $44,167 in 2000)
Bendersville Station-Aspers:

$61,332
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,719 (it was $16,821 in 2000)

Bendersville Station-Aspers CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $158,907 (it was $84,100 in 2000)
Bendersville Station-Aspers:

$158,907
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $228,095; Detached houses: $245,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $157,454; In 2-unit structures: $214,718; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $225,000; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $173,854; Mobile homes: $58,933
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  • Races in Bendersville Station-Aspers, PA (2000)

    Bendersville Station-Aspers races chart
    • 23071.0%White alone
    • 7723.8%Hispanic
    • 144.3%Black alone
    • 30.9%Other race alone

Races in Bendersville Station-Aspers detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bendersville Station-Aspers: 100.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.3%), Irish (8.0%), United States (7.7%), Dutch (5.9%), Italian (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 711 people per square mile   (low).

Bendersville Station-Aspers,PA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bendersville Station-Aspers CDP:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

48 residents are foreign born (14.8% Latin America).

This place:

14.8%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Bendersville Station-Aspers CDP:  1.6% ($1,306)
Pennsylvania:  1.6% ($1,552)
Bendersville Station-Aspers satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (39.6 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (56.7 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (110.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Aspers, PA (0.4 miles ), Bendersville borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Flora Dale, PA (1.3 miles) , Gardners, PA (1.4 miles) , Idaville, PA (1.6 miles) , Biglerville borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Table Rock, PA (2.1 miles) , Heidlersburg, PA (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.98 N, Longitude: 77.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 717

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Food (13%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10%)
  • Machinery (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Leather and allied products (5%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Food (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10%)
  • Social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Child care workers (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)

Work and jobs in Bendersville Station-Aspers: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bendersville Station-Aspers, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bendersville Station-Aspers-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Bendersville Station-Aspers place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 16.3 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bendersville Station-Aspers-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 67.4 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 196.3 miles away from Bendersville Station-Aspers 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 68.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 234.6 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) earthquake occurred 312.2 miles away from Bendersville Station-Aspers center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 169.5 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 Adams County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • GETTYSBURG LUTHERAN NURSING REHAB CTR,THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • TRANSITIONS HEALTHCARE GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • CROSS KEYS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; NEW OXFORD, PA)
  • LAUREL CARE NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • Gettysburg College (about 10 miles; Gettysburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,772)
  • Dickinson College (about 16 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 17 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Messiah College (about 18 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • Mount St Mary's University (about 22 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 27 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 29 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)

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Notable locations in Bendersville Station-Aspers: Bendersville Station (A), Aspers Fire and Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 99.7. This is worse than average.

City:

99.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.139
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.29
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 38.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.9%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

10.7%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.3%
Whole state:

5.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.8

Bendersville Station-Aspers travel time to work - commute Bendersville Station-Aspers mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bendersville Station-Aspers CDP (based on Adams County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,85464
Catholic15,0497
Evangelical Protestant10,51059
Other9576
Black Protestant1802
None55,857-
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: 16
Adams County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Adams County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Adams County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
Here:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.6%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

11.5%

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,786 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from York County, PA  1.59% ($35,805 average AGI)
from Carroll County, MD  0.34% ($48,986)
from Cumberland County, PA  0.26% ($53,444)


5.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to York County, PA  1.65% ($32,159 average AGI)
to Franklin County, PA  0.32% ($37,348)
to Cumberland County, PA  0.30% ($39,675)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHYL (960 AM; 5 kW; CARLISLE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHVR (1280 AM; 5 kW; HANOVER, PA)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WFKJ (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CASHTOWN, PA; Owner: JESUS IS LORD MINISTRIES INTERNATION)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGET (1320 AM; 1 kW; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMANY)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBT (91.1 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: GETTYSBURG COLLEGE)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bendersville Station-Aspers:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 1,153Total average daily traffic
  • 69Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,454Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (5%)

Bendersville Station-Aspers compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Bendersville Station-Aspers on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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