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Population in 2014: 333 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.9%
Males: 168  (50.6%)
Females: 165  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16327, 16335, 16433.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $53,483 (it was $46,944 in 2000)
Blooming Valley:

$53,483
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,181 (it was $17,334 in 2000)

Blooming Valley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $125,446 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
Blooming Valley:

$125,446
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $144,657; Detached houses: $150,046; Mobile homes: $62,312

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,139.

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  • Races in Blooming Valley, PA (2010)

    Blooming Valley races chart
    • 33499.1%White alone
    • 10.3%Black alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blooming Valley: 95.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.4%), American (16.0%), Irish (12.0%), English (6.4%), Polish (5.6%), Italian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1280 feet

Land area: 1.94 square miles.

Population density: 171 people per square mile   (very low).

Blooming Valley,PA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Blooming Valley:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blooming Valley borough:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

1 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,574 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,644 (1.4%)

Blooming Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (30.1 miles , pop. 103,717).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (85.3 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (281.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Guys Mills, PA (2.2 miles) , Woodcock, PA (2.4 miles) , Saegertown borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Meadville, PA (2.5 miles ), Fredericksburg, PA (2.7 miles ), Kerrtown, PA (2.7 miles ), Venango borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Townville borough, PA (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 41.68 N, Longitude: 80.04 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Blooming Valley household income distribution Blooming Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-3.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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Average climate in Blooming Valley, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blooming Valley-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.0 miles away from the Blooming Valley borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the borough center .

Earthquake activity:

Blooming Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 22.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from Blooming Valley center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.2 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 329.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from Blooming Valley center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.3 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 Crawford County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blooming Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Blooming Valley:

  • VNA ALLIANCE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • VNA OF CRAWFORD COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • SPENCER HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • MEADVILLE MEDICAL CTR TCU (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • MEADVILLE HILLSIDE NURS HM (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • HOSPICE OF CRAWFORD CNTY INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)
  • MEADVILLE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MEADVILLE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blooming Valley:

  • Allegheny College (about 6 miles; Meadville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,249)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; Edinboro, PA; FT enrollment: 6,746)
  • Mercyhurst University (about 30 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,888)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (about 31 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Gannon University (about 31 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 3,760)
  • Grove City College (about 37 miles; Grove City, PA; FT enrollment: 2,560)
  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (about 43 miles; Slippery Rock, PA; FT enrollment: 8,424)

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Notable location: Blooming Valley Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.2%
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  68.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Blooming Valley travel time to work - commute Blooming Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blooming Valley borough (based on Crawford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant13,87278
Catholic13,27215
Evangelical Protestant11,029103
Other7597
Black Protestant1802
None49,653-
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: 23
Crawford County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Crawford County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 70
Here:

7.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.3%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Blooming Valley:

57.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Blooming Valley:

27.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

11.7%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Blooming Valley:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blooming Valley:

22.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

42.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blooming Valley, 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

Blooming Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($15.02)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $14,000 ($42.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($24.02)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($18.02)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($18.02)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($6.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($6.01)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($3.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($33.03)

Blooming Valley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($54.05)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($24.02)
    All Other: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $31,000 ($93.09)
    Property: $7,000 ($21.02)
    NEC: $3,000 ($9.01)

Blooming Valley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $343,000 ($1030.03)

3.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.73%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Erie County, PA  0.82% ($29,060 average AGI)
from Mercer County, PA  0.32% ($24,714)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.30% ($37,206)


4.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Crawford County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Erie County, PA  0.87% ($29,330 average AGI)
to Mercer County, PA  0.38% ($27,244)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.36% ($31,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blooming Valley:

  • WMGW (1490 AM; 1 kW; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFNN (1330 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRIE (1260 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWOW (1360 AM; 5 kW; CONNEAUT, OH; Owner: WWOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFUN (970 AM; 5 kW; ASHTABULA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNIO (1390 AM; 10 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: YOUNGSTOWN RADIO LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blooming Valley:

  • WGYY (100.3 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHUZ (94.3 FM; SAEGERTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXXO (104.5 FM; CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVME (91.9 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WCTL (106.3 FM; UNION CITY, PA; Owner: INSPIRATION TIME, INC.)
  • WXTA (97.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WUSE (93.9 FM; FAIRVIEW, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WOXX (99.3 FM; FRANKLIN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQHZ (102.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WFGO (94.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WUUZ (107.7 FM; COOPERSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEFR (88.1 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFSE (88.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: EDINBORO UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA)
  • WARC (90.3 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY COLLEGE)
  • WICT (95.1 FM; GROVE CITY, PA; Owner: YOUNGSTOWN RADIO LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WQLN-FM (91.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WRKT (100.9 FM; NORTH EAST, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLLF (96.7 FM; MERCER, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRTS (103.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXKC (99.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blooming Valley:

  • W52BO (Channel 52; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJET-TV (Channel 24; ERIE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ERIE, L.L.C.)
  • WICU-TV (Channel 12; ERIE, PA; Owner: SJL OF PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)
  • WSEE-TV (Channel 35; ERIE, PA; Owner: INITIAL BROADCASTING OF PENNSYLVANIA LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WQLN (Channel 54; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WFXP (Channel 66; ERIE, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFXI-CA (Channel 17; MERCER, PA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • W48CH (Channel 48; ERIE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Blooming Valley fatal accident list:

Jan 2, 2013 02:40 PM, Sr-77 State St, Sr-198 Dickson St, Lat: 41.68121, Lon: -80.04099, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 7, 2003 10:27 PM, Sr-77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Jan 25, 1978 06:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 8,249Total average daily traffic
  • 1,357Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,726Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

Blooming Valley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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