For population 25 years and over in Carroll Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Carroll Valley borough:
47 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,029 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (22.3 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (50.8 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (119.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Fairfield borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Emmitsburg, MD (2.0 miles ), Highfield-Cascade, MD (2.5 miles ), Fort Ritchie, MD (2.6 miles ), Orrtanna, PA (2.7 miles) , Rouzerville, PA (2.8 miles ), Thurmont, MD (2.9 miles ), Cashtown-McKnightstown, PA (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 77.38 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 301
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 Carroll Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Carroll Valley tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +1,845 (+127.6%).
Work and jobs in Carroll Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Carroll Valley, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Carroll Valley-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Carroll Valley borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 21.5 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Carroll Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 90% 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 81.7 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 83.0 miles away from Carroll Valley center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.8 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 73.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adams County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Carroll Valley:
Local government website: www.carrollvalley.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carroll Valley:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 0.8%
(0.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Carroll Valley compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Carroll Valley (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
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Carroll Valley government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,933 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($287 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,107 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($249 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,982
Total average daily truck traffic: 386
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 6,546
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Carroll Valley)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1