Brockway, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,012 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 
Males: 917  (45.6%)
Females: 1,095  (54.4%)
Median resident age:

45.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15824.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,003 (it was $34,556 in 2000)
Brockway:

$51,003
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,674 (it was $18,303 in 2000)

Brockway borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $114,110 (it was $59,700 in 2000)
Brockway:

$114,110
PA:

$181,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $639.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brockway: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Brockway, PA (2010)
    • 2,04398.6%White alone
    • 150.7%Two or more races
    • 60.3%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Black alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Brockway, Pennsylvania as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brockway is 162 to 1.


Crime rates in Brockway by year

Type

2005

2006

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.7)
1
(48.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(97.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.6)
1
(49.9)
Robberies
(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
(48.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(46.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.7)
2
(97.8)
1
(49.5)
2
(96.2)
4
(193.6)
9
(439.5)
10
(484.3)
10
(489.7)
4
(196.7)
9
(446.4)
5
(249.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(140.3)
1
(47.6)
2
(97.5)
1
(48.9)
1
(49.5)
6
(288.6)
6
(290.4)
3
(146.5)
5
(242.1)
4
(195.9)
5
(245.8)
4
(198.4)
5
(249.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(608.0)
5
(237.8)
14
(682.3)
14
(684.9)
6
(296.7)
4
(192.4)
31
(1,500)
48
(2,344)
24
(1,162)
23
(1,126)
16
(786.6)
21
(1,042)
12
(598.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(140.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)54.712.882.889.529.247.1161.7206.5164.2235.191.9184.5131.2

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City-data.com crime index in Brockway, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Italian (29.5%), German (18.3%), Irish (10.0%), American (9.3%), Dutch (4.5%), English (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/13/1883

Elevation: 1441 feet

Land area: 1.16 square miles.

Population density: 1,733 people per square mile   (low).

Brockway, Pennsylvania map

19 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,358 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,509 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (83.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (210.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Crenshaw, PA (1.2 miles ),
Treasure Lake, PA (2.6 miles ),
Falls Creek borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
DuBois, PA (3.0 miles ),
Sandy, PA (3.1 miles ),
Reynoldsville borough, PA (3.4 miles ),
Ridgway borough, PA (3.6 miles ),
Kersey, PA (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.25 N, Longitude: 78.79 W

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Brockway, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brockway, PA in 2017
Brockway satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Brockway, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (14.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (16.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (15.6%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Truck transportation (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Educational services (13.8%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Brockway, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (20.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)

Average climate in Brockway, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brockway, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Brockway-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Brockway borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 15.7 miles away from the borough center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.

Earthquake activity:

Brockway-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 85.0 miles away from Brockway center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 125.3 miles away from Brockway 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 114.6 miles away from Brockway center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 157.6 miles away from Brockway center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 293.7 miles away from Brockway 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 341.0 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 Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brockway topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brockway:

  • GUARDIAN HOME AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC (400 MAIN STREET)
  • TRI-COUNTY NURSING, LLC (426 MAIN STREET)
  • HIGHLAND VIEW HEALTH CARE (90 MAIN STREET)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brockway:

  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; Clarion, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,771)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 48 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Saint Francis University (about 53 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 53 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 58 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 58 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • St Bonaventure University (about 60 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,286)

Public high school in Brockway:

Public elementary/middle school in Brockway:

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Library in Brockway:

  • MENGLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $159,143; Location: 324 MAIN STREET; 35,843 books; 1,641 audio materials; 2,109 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 76 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Cemetery: Wildwood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Curry Run (A), Rattlesnake Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Joseph B. Scarnati - Politician, Tom Green (basketball) - Basketball player-coach.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

BROCKWAY BORO MUNICIPAL AUTH (Population served: 4,384, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-22-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2007. Follow-up actions: St Show-cause Hearing (3 times from MAR-01-2007 to MAR-01-2007), St BCA signed (2 times from JUL-23-2009 to JUL-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In SEP-2005. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-23-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2010. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JAN-2008. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-2008 to JUN-30-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2008)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2007)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
WHO CARES (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
TAKE A BREAK RESTAURANT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • JUST FOR JESUS HOMELESS OTRCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

60.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
45 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Brockway in 2000:

  • 49 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Brockway (2011 data):

  • First Commonwealth Bank: Brockway Branch at 1201 E. Main Street, branch established on 1974/02/28. Info updated 2010/11/23: Bank assets: $5,779.0 mil, Deposits: $4,511.6 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
  • S&T Bank: Brockway Branch at 456 Main Street, branch established on 1920/08/27. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Brockway:

Marital status in Brockway, PA
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

For population 25 years and over in Brockway:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brockway, PA (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,52776
Catholic10,34112
Evangelical Protestant5,37954
Other3642
None18,589-
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: 11
Jefferson County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jefferson County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Jefferson County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

10.0%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

26.2%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

11.7%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.0%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.7%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brockway:

18.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brockway:

11.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brockway:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brockway:

33.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.8%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brockway, 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
Other Government Administration 4$7,837$23,5110$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,842$29,0525$1,193
Streets and Highways 2$6,403$38,4182$122
Financial Administration 0$0 2$353
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$68
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$787
Totals for Government 8$19,082$28,62313$2,523

Brockway government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $281,000 ($139.66)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($18.39)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($3.98)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.99)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($0.99)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $351,000 ($174.45)
    Regular Highways: $321,000 ($159.54)
    Central Staff Services: $210,000 ($104.37)
    Police Protection: $180,000 ($89.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($59.64)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($15.90)
    Financial Administration: $28,000 ($13.92)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($9.44)
    Natural Resources - Other: $18,000 ($8.95)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($2.49)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($1.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($1.99)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($1.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $398,000 ($197.81)

Brockway government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $112,000 ($55.67)
    Other: $105,000 ($52.19)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $56,000 ($27.83)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $100,000 ($49.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($8.45)
    Rents: $15,000 ($7.46)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($5.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($5.47)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $49,000 ($24.35)
    Other: $14,000 ($6.96)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.99)
  • Tax - Property: $382,000 ($189.86)
    Individual Income: $186,000 ($92.45)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $82,000 ($40.76)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $37,000 ($18.39)

Brockway government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($38.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($29.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000 ($8.45)

Brockway government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $427,000 ($212.23)

4.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
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 Clearfield County, PA  1.36% ($32,117 average AGI)
from Indiana County, PA  0.41% ($30,338)
from Clarion County, PA  0.40% ($30,514)


4.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,977 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
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 Clearfield County, PA  1.28% ($28,422 average AGI)
to Indiana County, PA  0.52% ($31,432)
to Clarion County, PA  0.41% ($29,400)

Businesses in Brockway, PA

  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Brockway:

  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKBI (1400 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brockway:

  • WDBA (107.3 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: DU BOIS AREA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJNG (100.5 FM; JOHNSONBURG, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKBI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDSN (106.5 FM; REYNOLDSVILLE, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WPSB (90.1 FM; KANE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMKX (105.5 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WQKY (98.9 FM; EMPORIUM, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W221BD (92.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPXZ-FM (104.1 FM; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • W236AH (95.1 FM; TREASURE LAKE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Brockway:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W45BT (Channel 45; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
Brockway fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Brockway fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 13.6mTotal length
  • $848,000Total costs
  • 32,787Total average daily traffic
  • 2,339Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,561Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Borough Hall (Lat: 41.248667 Lon: -78.794194), Call Sign: KEM715,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.760 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2012, Expiration Date: 03/09/2022, Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • On Township Rd 560 1 Mi Sw (Lat: 41.232000 Lon: -78.847250), Call Sign: KKP326,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/1997, Expiration Date: 08/10/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2002, Registrant: Fred Whelpley, Rr 3 Box 975, Rockway, PA 15824, Phone: (814) 265-0635
  • Rt 28 2 Mi W (Lat: 41.248667 Lon: -78.818083), Call Sign: KTB730,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 07/07/2004, Expiration Date: 08/31/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/01/2014, Registrant: Strishock Coal Company, 220 Hillcrest Drive, Dubois, PA 15801, Phone: (814) 375-1245, Fax: (814) 375-2160, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BROCKWAY, 4.5 Miles Northwest Of (Lat: 41.298944 Lon: -78.861694), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WBB254, Licensee ID: L00001232,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/20/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2000, Registrant: Bell Atlantic Pennsylvania Inc, 1 East Pratt St 3n-12, Baltimore, MD 21202

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brockway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: YOUMANS JAMES L QUICKSILVER GT500 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 295JY , Serial Number: 389, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/24/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/13/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Aldon G Mazzoni, 2127 Wilson Rd, Brockway, PA 15824

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 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 17 took place in 2012, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Brockway, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (56.3%), and Outside Fires (27.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brockway, PA
    • 5856.3%Structure Fires
    • 2827.2%Outside Fires
    • 1211.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 54.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brockway, PA
Most common first names in Brockway, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6375.8 years
Mary5581.4 years
William5374.0 years
James4174.7 years
Robert3173.7 years
Helen3081.1 years
Joseph2875.1 years
George2877.5 years
Anna2378.1 years
Frank2281.6 years
Most common last names in Brockway, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2478.6 years
Lockwood1971.7 years
Anderson1776.8 years
Kearney1577.4 years
Holt1373.9 years
Miller1274.3 years
Morris1181.7 years
Desantis1082.5 years
Britton1083.4 years
Bovaird1080.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brockway, PA
  • 93.7%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Electricity
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brockway, PA
  • 58.8%Utility gas
  • 38.6%Electricity
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Brockway compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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