Brickerville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 1,309. Population change since 2000: +1.7%
Males: 627  (47.9%)
Females: 682  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 17543.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,394 (it was $51,000 in 2000)
Brickerville:

$55,394
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,687 (it was $19,052 in 2000)

Brickerville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $189,298 (it was $120,000 in 2000)
Brickerville:

$189,298
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $264,135; Detached houses: $266,021; In 2-unit structures: $243,421; Mobile homes: $199,163

Median gross rent in 2012: $804.

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  • White alone - 1,262 (96.4%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (1.4%)
  • Black alone - 14 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 12 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.08%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Brickerville: 97.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (45.8%), Irish (7.8%), English (6.7%), Swiss (5.1%), United States (4.8%), Greek (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 539 feet

Land area: 2.22 square miles.

Population density: 590 people per square mile   (low).

Brickerville,PA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Brickerville:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brickerville CDP:

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 75.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 2.6%

70 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe).

This place:  4.4%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,065 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,813 (1.1%)

Brickerville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (12.6 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (62.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hopeland, PA (1.1 miles ), Clay, PA (1.2 miles ), Penryn, PA (2.2 miles ), Lititz borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Schaefferstown, PA (2.3 miles ), Rothsville, PA (2.3 miles ), Schoeneck, PA (2.4 miles ), Ephrata borough, PA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.22 N, Longitude: 76.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 717

Brickerville household income distribution Brickerville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Brickerville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brickerville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Brickerville place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/18/1970, a category F3 tornado 12.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brickerville-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 14.9 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 16.2 miles away from Brickerville 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 232.4 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 276.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 272.2 miles away from Brickerville 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 322.8 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 Lancaster County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brickerville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brickerville:

  • UNITED ZION RETIREMENT COMMUNI (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • LUTHER ACRES (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • AUDUBON VILLA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • LUTHER ACRES MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • MORAVIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • FRIENDSHIP COMMUNITY/ORANGE ST (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LITITZ, PA)
  • PLEASANT VIEW RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MANHEIM, PA)

Amtrak stations near Brickerville:

  • 12 miles: LANCASTER (53 MCGOVERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brickerville:

  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 13 miles; Lancaster, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 16 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 19 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Alvernia University (about 20 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 20 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)
  • Albright College (about 22 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 25 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)

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Notable location: Brickerville Fire Company Station 2 - 1 - Brickerville Fire Ambulance Company Station 2-1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brickerville include: Saint Johns Church (A), Old Zion Church (B), Emanuel Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lancaster 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 2012 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.0461. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0461
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.788. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.788
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.130. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.130
U.S.:

0.015
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.2%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  83.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Brickerville 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (46%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Brickerville CDP (based on Lancaster County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.40%
Here: 48.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMennonite Church USAUnited Church of Christ
Adherents20.7%13.8%11.6%8.7%6.2%
Congregations2.7%11.3%6.8%15.9%4.8%
NameOld Order AmishChurch of the BrethrenPresbyterian Church (USA)Old Order MennoniteOther
Adherents5.1%4.5%3.5%3.4%22.6%
Congregations18.4%3.5%2.6%5.0%29.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 106
Lancaster County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Lancaster County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 131
Lancaster County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 296
Here:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lancaster County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.1%
State:

11.5%

3.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,376 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Chester County, PA  0.40% ($45,518 average AGI)
from York County, PA  0.28% ($40,261)
from Berks County, PA  0.23% ($43,649)


3.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,892 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.61%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($413 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to York County, PA  0.28% ($39,474 average AGI)
to Dauphin County, PA  0.24% ($36,810)
to Chester County, PA  0.23% ($44,340)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brickerville:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brickerville:

  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQIC (100.1 FM; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W259AA (99.7 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brickerville:

  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$192,37010$166,3872$79,8501$80,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$202,3631$48,3300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$144,3200$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$190,710
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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