Bowmanstown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 892 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 477  (53.5%)
Females: 415  (46.5%)
Median resident age:  47.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18030, 18071.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,677 (it was $34,688 in 2000)
Bowmanstown:

$52,677
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,948 (it was $16,956 in 2000)

Bowmanstown borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $137,131 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Bowmanstown:

$137,131
PA:

$174,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $623.

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  • Races in Bowmanstown, PA (2010)

    Bowmanstown races chart
    • 88594.5%White alone
    • 252.7%Hispanic
    • 121.3%Two or more races
    • 60.6%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Black alone
    • 40.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bowmanstown: 98.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (41.5%), Pennsylvania German (13.4%), American (6.7%), Dutch (4.9%), Polish (2.8%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1808

Elevation: 495 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 1,152 people per square mile   (low).

Bowmanstown,PA real estate house value index trend

Bowmanstown, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Bowmanstown:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bowmanstown borough:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

8 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bowmanstown, Pennsylvania as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Bowmanstown to the number of sex offenders is 1,104 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,108 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,133 (1.8%)

Bowmanstown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (16.8 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (61.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Parryville borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Palmerton borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Weissport East, PA (1.6 miles ), Weissport borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Dry Tavern, PA (1.8 miles ), Lehighton borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Slatedale, PA (2.0 miles ), Slatington borough, PA (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.80 N, Longitude: 75.66 W

Area code: 610

Bowmanstown household income distribution Bowmanstown home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+0.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Bowmanstown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bowmanstown, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bowmanstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Bowmanstown borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 22.5 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bowmanstown-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 38.1 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 228.2 miles away from Bowmanstown 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 37.4 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) earthquake occurred 251.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 273.5 miles away from Bowmanstown center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 32.1 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 Carbon County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bowmanstown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bowmanstown:

  • PALMERTON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PALMERTON, PA)
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • GNADEN HUETTEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • SUMMIT AT BLUE MOUNTAIN NURSING AND REHAB CTR, THE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • MAHONING VALLEY NURSING AND RE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • REDCO GROUP/SUMMIT HILL,THE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SUMMIT HILL, PA)
  • WEATHERWOOD NURSING HOME AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WEATHERLY, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bowmanstown:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 10 miles; Schnecksville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,391)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 17 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 20 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • Lehigh University (about 20 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 21 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • DeSales University (about 24 miles; Center Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,862)
  • Lafayette College (about 25 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable location: Bowmanstown Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Fireline Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Bowmanstown Hotel Inc (524 White Street).

Carbon 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 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.27
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0632. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0632
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.5%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  62.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

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

Bowmanstown travel time to work - commute Bowmanstown mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bowmanstown borough (based on Carbon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant14,61352
Catholic12,41814
Evangelical Protestant1,94318
Orthodox2642
Other1623
None35,849-
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: 13
Carbon County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Carbon County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Carbon County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Here:

8.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Carbon County:

29.6%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.4%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bowmanstown:

44.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bowmanstown:

37.2%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bowmanstown:

24.4%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bowmanstown:

11.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bowmanstown:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.5%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

49.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bowmanstown:

74.1%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bowmanstown, 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
Financial Administration 3$5,313$21,2520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 12$945
Streets and Highways 2$5,276$31,6560$0
Totals for Government 5$10,589$25,41412$945

5.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($257 average AGI)
Carbon County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lehigh County, PA  0.88% ($36,048 average AGI)
from Monroe County, PA  0.59% ($32,936)
from Northampton County, PA  0.54% ($33,234)


5.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lehigh County, PA  0.69% ($38,100 average AGI)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.64% ($29,710)
to Northampton County, PA  0.55% ($32,493)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bowmanstown:

  • WYNS (1160 AM; 4 kW; LEHIGHTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bowmanstown:

  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W285DH (104.9 FM; N. WHITEHALL TOWNSHI, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET. AL.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bowmanstown:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • Bowmanstown, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:8
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count98
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents143
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities105
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents247
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents20
See more detailed statistics of Bowmanstown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 91m299ftTotal length
  • $17,000Total costs
  • 106,874Total average daily traffic
  • 11,583Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 31980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bowmanstown, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bowmanstown)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lehigh Tunnel 1.5 Mi S (Lat: 40.773972 Lon: -75.649639), Call Sign: WFK493
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.150 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2024Registrant: Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Harrisburg, PA 17106-7676, Phone: (716) 986-9687, Fax: (717) 986-8752, Email:
  • Lehigh Tunnel 1.5 Mi S (Lat: 40.773972 Lon: -75.649639), Call Sign: WYR523
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.150 MHz, 453.150 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2024Registrant: Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Harrisburg, PA 17106-7676, Phone: (716) 986-9687, Fax: (717) 986-8752, Email:
  • Lehi06, 1.5 Miles South (Lat: 40.769528 Lon: -75.694333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WPXJ740
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.737 MHz, 852.725 MHz, 853.375 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Certifier: Donald R Appleby JrRegistrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Bretz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$159,370
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$138,245
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$134,630
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$89,580
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bowmanstown and their reported violations in the past:

BOWMANSTOWN AUTHORITY (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-01-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-07-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Bowmanstown, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William976.2 years
Emma685.7 years
Mary678.0 years
Paul675.5 years
George570.0 years
Bertha481.3 years
John477.2 years
Raymond478.3 years
Harry376.3 years
Esther373.0 years
Most common last names in Bowmanstown, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Snyder1176.5 years
Bowman1080.1 years
Balliet574.8 years
Rehrig579.8 years
Smith570.4 years
Steigerwalt578.8 years
Blose475.0 years
Flexer483.0 years
Berger461.8 years
Davis473.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Bowmanstown compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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