For population 25 years and over in Bradford:
For population 15 years and over in Bradford city:
108 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,393 (2.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamburg, NY (55.7 miles , pop. 56,259).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (66.2 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (227.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Limestone, NY (2.2 miles ), Carrollton, NY (2.5 miles ), Lewis Run borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Red House, NY (3.2 miles) , Allegany, NY (3.4 miles ), St. Bonaventure, NY (3.5 miles ), Eldred borough, PA (3.7 miles ).
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Latitude: 41.96 N, Longitude: 78.64 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,766 (+31.4%)
Area code: 814
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Bradford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 22 (22 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -504 (-5.2%).
Work and jobs in Bradford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bradford, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bradford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Bradford city center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.
On 5/15/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bradford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 97% 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 96.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from Bradford center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.3 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 96.0 miles away from Bradford center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McKean County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Marilyn Horne - Mezzo-soprano opera singer, Robert Smith Walker - Politician, Roger Hane - Illustrator, Roland J. Green - Fantasy writer, Rube Waddell - (1876-1914), Baseball Hall of Famer, Todd Schlopy - Football player, Alex Jones (baseball) - Baseball player, Stew Barber - Football player, William D. Mackowski - Politician.
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Local government website: www.bradfordpa.com/City_of_Bradford/city_of_bradford.html
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Bradford and their reported violations in the past:BRADFORD CITY WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 18000, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:KINZUA EAST KOA (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.7%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.7% for Black residents, 37.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.8% for other race residents, 76.5% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Bradford (based on McKean County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.69%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
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3.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,258 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,572 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Bradford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 44See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bradford, PA
Total length: 203 meters (666ft)
Total costs: $7,000
Total average daily traffic: 173,895
Total average daily truck traffic: 13,072
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bradford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bradford, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bradford)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bradford)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2014.