Biglerville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,212 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.1%
 
Males: 599  (49.4%)
Females: 613  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17307.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,906 (it was $39,861 in 2000)
Biglerville:

$58,906
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,591 (it was $18,142 in 2000)

Biglerville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $190,119 (it was $102,300 in 2000)
Biglerville:

$190,119
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $235,636; detached houses: $243,817; townhouses or other attached units: $277,080; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $251,334; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $287,789; mobile homes: $48,458

Median gross rent in 2017: $841.

March 2019 cost of living index in Biglerville: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.2%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.7% for other race residents, 26.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Biglerville, PA (2010)
    • 95379.4%White alone
    • 22919.1%Hispanic
    • 80.7%Black alone
    • 50.4%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 10.08%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Biglerville, Pennsylvania as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Biglerville is 110 to 1.


Crime rates in Biglerville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(83.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(85.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(83.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.0)
1
(86.9)
1
(85.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(173.9)
1
(86.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(83.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(415.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(784.7)
16
(1,388)
20
(1,714)
18
(1,565)
24
(2,085)
10
(856.2)
25
(2,076)
20
(1,665)
11
(912.1)
8
(667.2)
4
(332.5)
12
(990.9)
14
(1,160)
4
(329.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(260.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(332.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(82.9)
2
(166.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)31.493.794.399.1106.951.4109.6139.143.140.067.339.646.413.2

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City-data.com crime index in Biglerville, PA

Crime rate in Biglerville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Biglerville, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (21.7%), American (11.8%), Irish (5.5%), English (3.9%), Polish (2.6%), European (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/26/1903

Elevation: 636 feet

Land area: 0.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,899 people per square mile   (low).

Biglerville, Pennsylvania map

186 residents are foreign born (14.3% Latin America).

This borough:

15.2%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,325 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,396 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (36.1 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (54.6 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (111.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Table Rock, PA (1.3 miles),
Flora Dale, PA (1.4 miles),
Arendtsville borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Bendersville Station-Aspers, PA (1.9 miles ),
Bendersville borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Aspers, PA (1.9 miles ),
Heidlersburg, PA (2.3 miles ),
Gardners, PA (2.4 miles)

Latitude: 39.93 N, Longitude: 77.25 W

Area code: 717

Distribution of median household income in Biglerville, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Biglerville, PA in 2017
Biglerville satellite photo by USGS

Biglerville tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +102 (+10.2%).
Most common industries in Biglerville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Food (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Paper (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.5%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Food (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Paper (5.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Food (7.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Biglerville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Biglerville, Pennsylvania

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Biglerville, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.8. This is about average.

City:

77.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.106. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.106
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.424. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.424
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.82
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Biglerville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Biglerville borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 tornado 14.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Biglerville-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 69.7 miles away from Biglerville 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 197.2 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 71.1 miles away from Biglerville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 235.3 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 315.8 miles away from the city 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 165.9 miles away from Biglerville 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).
Biglerville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Biglerville:

  • GETTYSBURG LUTHERAN NURSING REHAB CTR,THE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • TRANSITIONS HEALTHCARE GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • LAUREL CARE NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, PA)
  • CROSS KEYS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; NEW OXFORD, PA)

Airports located in Biglerville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Biglerville:

  • Gettysburg College (about 7 miles; Gettysburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,772)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 18 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Mount St Mary's University (about 19 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Dickinson College (about 20 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)
  • Messiah College (about 21 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • McDaniel College (about 28 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 28 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)

Public high school in Biglerville:

  • BIGLERVILLE HS (Students: 610, Location: 161 N MAIN ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Biglerville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Biglerville: Biglerville Hose Truck Company 1 (A), Fruit Research Labratory of Penn State (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Apple Harvest Festival the National (2880 Table Rock Road).

Birthplace of: Dick Dull - Javelin thrower.

Adams 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 Biglerville and their reported violations in the past:

BIGLERVILLE WATER CO (Population served: 1,300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (OCT-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
MOUNTAIN VIEW CONVENIENCE (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SCOOTERS MOUNTAIN SIDE TAVERN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SANDOVAL MEXICAN STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
HOLLABAUGH BROTHERS (Population served: 14, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • HOLLABAUGH BROS RETAIL MARKET (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

67.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Biglerville (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Biglerville Branch at 2 North Main Street, branch established on 1963/09/03. 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
  • ACNB Bank: Biglerville Branch at 3459 Biglerville Rd, branch established on 1984/11/15. Info updated 2011/02/07: Bank assets: $988.9 mil, Deposits: $785.0 mil, headquarters in Gettysburg, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Acnb Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Biglerville:

Marital status in Biglerville, PA
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Biglerville:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Biglerville, PA (based on Adams County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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:
Adams County:

7.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.6%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.6%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.5%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Biglerville, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$9,725$58,3501$1,010
Water Supply 1$4,433$53,1960$0
Sewerage 1$4,659$55,9080$0
Financial Administration 1$4,719$56,6281$396
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,085
Police - Other 0$0 1$777
Totals for Government 5$23,536$56,4864$3,268

Biglerville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $139,000 ($114.69)
    Sewerage: $42,000 ($34.65)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $315,000 ($259.90)
    General - Other: $286,000 ($235.97)
    Water Utilities: $175,000 ($144.39)
    Police Protection: $134,000 ($110.56)
    Regular Highways: $88,000 ($72.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $36,000 ($29.70)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($7.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($6.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($2.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($23.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($11.55)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $310,000 ($255.78)

Biglerville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $389,000 ($320.96)
    Other: $2,000 ($1.65)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $16,000 ($13.20)
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($11.55)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($4.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($185.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000 ($42.90)
    Highways: $20,000 ($16.50)
  • Tax - Property: $148,000 ($122.11)
    Individual Income: $135,000 ($111.39)
    Public Utility License: $9,000 ($7.43)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $9,000 ($7.43)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000 ($2.48)

Biglerville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $897,000 ($740.10)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $845,000 ($697.19)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $52,000 ($42.90)

Biglerville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $157,000 ($129.54)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,138,000 ($938.94)

5.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from York County, PA  1.90% ($39,187 average AGI)
from Carroll County, MD  0.44% ($54,282)
from Cumberland County, PA  0.31% ($44,271)


5.37% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,012 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to York County, PA  1.99% ($35,685 average AGI)
to Franklin County, PA  0.35% ($41,477)
to Cumberland County, PA  0.32% ($45,467)

Businesses in Biglerville, PA

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • Curves: 1
  • H&R Block: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Biglerville:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Biglerville:

  • WZBT (91.1 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: GETTYSBURG COLLEGE)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Biglerville:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)

Biglerville fatal accident list:

Jul 2, 2011 11:17 AM, Sr-234, Lat: 39.930536, Lon: -77.245817, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 13, 2003 03:26 AM, Sr-234, Lat: 39.930409, Lon: -77.248316, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jan 25, 2002 05:42 PM, Sr-34, Lat: 39.925181, Lon: -77.248296, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 20, 1999 09:25 PM, Sr-34, Lat: 39.925181, Lon: -77.248296, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 1998 04:01 AM, Sr-234, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 1979 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Biglerville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1240 Nawakwa Road (Lat: 39.970556 Lon: -77.360556), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WYC209,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.425 MHz, 464.000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2003, Expiration Date: 08/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2013, Registrant: Mills\' Communications Inc, 210 Pennsylvania Ave, Westminster, MD 21157, Phone: (410) 876-8600, Fax: (410) 857-1225
  • Lat: 39.933139 Lon: -77.247750, Call Sign: WPQG345, Licensee ID: L00053448,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.612 MHz, 466.612 MHz, 469.375 MHz, 469.425 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2015, Expiration Date: 07/05/2025, Certifier: Richard Sterner, Registrant: Upper Adams School District, 161 North Main Street, Biglerville, PA 17307-0847, Phone: (717) 677-7191, Fax: (717) 677-9807
  • 136 East York Street (Lat: 39.930667 Lon: -77.244222), Call Sign: WQCL566,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.850 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2015, Expiration Date: 04/01/2025, Certifier: Jason Ballard, Registrant: Professional Wireless Communictaions, 451 Cliff Road East, Burnsville, MN 55337, Phone: (952) 746-2500, Fax: (952) 746-2300, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • NAWAKWA, 3.8 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 39.962222 Lon: -77.316694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQLM329,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2010, Expiration Date: 03/08/2020, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2010, Certifier: Timothy J Hennemann, Registrant: Mwf Enterprises, Inc., Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 312-8100, Fax: (866) 341-6096
  • NAWAKWA, 3.8 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 39.962222 Lon: -77.316694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQMD403,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 07/06/2010, Expiration Date: 07/06/2020, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2012, Certifier: Doug Glass, Registrant: Mwf Enterprises, Inc., Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 312-8100, Fax: (866) 341-6096
  • NAWAKWA, 725 Upper Temple Rd. (Lat: 39.962139 Lon: -77.316806), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 49.4 m, Call Sign: WQRF777, Licensee ID: L00007120,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 05/03/2023, Certifier: Mary Bowers, Registrant: Adams, County, 230 Greenamyer Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-8603, Fax: (717) 334-1822, Email:
  • STATION, 1000 Ft N Of Int Of Rts 394 And Old Rt 15 (Lat: 39.894250 Lon: -77.187194), Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WAS322,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2139.60 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2000, Expiration Date: 01/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2008, Registrant: State Police Technical Support Division, 7820 Allentown Blvd., Harrisburg, PA 17112-3763, Phone: (717) 540-5020, Fax: (717) 540-5030, Email:
  • Nawakwa, 763 Upper Temple Rd. (Lat: 39.962167 Lon: -77.316750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 49 m, Call Sign: WEE707,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2190.40 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2010, Expiration Date: 07/24/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2010, Registrant: Fox Ridge Communications Inc, 122 Baltimore Street, Suite 200, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-7991, Fax: (717) 334-5656, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Biglerville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: WACO RNF (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 79 mph), Engine: WARNER SS40&50 (90 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 859V , Serial Number: 3271, Year manufactured: 1930, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 08/17/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph R Kaminskas, 724 Rentzel Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307
  • Aircraft: GARRISON JERRY P SA-750 ACRODUSTER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 94JG , Serial Number: 0021, Certificate Issue Date: 07/23/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph R Kaminskas, 724 Rentzel Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 18. The highest number of fire incidents - 35 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Biglerville, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (59.3%), and Outside Fires (27.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Biglerville, PA
    • 15659.3%Structure Fires
    • 7227.4%Outside Fires
    • 207.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 155.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Biglerville, PA
Most common first names in Biglerville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3976.9 years
Robert3371.7 years
Charles2378.1 years
Ruth2181.1 years
George2080.4 years
Mary2079.4 years
Paul1572.7 years
James1574.0 years
Earl1471.8 years
Helen1478.9 years
Most common last names in Biglerville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2281.0 years
Taylor2080.2 years
Heller1578.5 years
Kane1277.5 years
Beamer1174.5 years
Smith1075.6 years
Thomas1079.9 years
Funt969.1 years
Mccauslin885.0 years
Kump871.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Biglerville, PA
  • 71.2%Utility gas
  • 17.0%Electricity
  • 6.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Biglerville, PA
  • 67.0%Utility gas
  • 25.8%Electricity
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Biglerville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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