Central City, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,055 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.1%
 
Males: 533  (50.6%)
Females: 522  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

49.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15926.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,004 (it was $26,581 in 2000)
Central City:

$42,004
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,468 (it was $13,263 in 2000)

Central City borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $75,964 (it was $46,200 in 2000)
Central City:

$75,964
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $80,284; detached houses: $83,890; townhouses or other attached units: $40,228; mobile homes: $40,285

Median gross rent in 2017: $533.

March 2019 cost of living index in Central City: 90.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.2%
  • Races in Central City, PA (2010)
    • 1,12099.6%White alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races
    • 10.09%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Central City, Pennsylvania as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Central City is 339 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (19.2%), Polish (16.4%), American (11.5%), Hungarian (9.4%), Czech (8.8%), Slovak (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/06/1918

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,950 people per square mile   (low).

Central City, Pennsylvania map

20 residents are foreign born (1.6% Oceania, 0.4% Europe).

This borough:

2.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $898 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $977 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (66.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (193.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Cairnbrook, PA (1.0 miles ),
Indian Lake borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Hooversville borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
Stoystown borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Shanksville borough, PA (2.9 miles ),
New Paris borough, PA (2.9 miles ),
New Baltimore, PA (3.0 miles),
Windber borough, PA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 78.80 W

Area code: 814

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

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in Central City, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Apparel (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.6%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.5%)
  • Apparel (9.5%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Central City, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Carpenters (3.7%)
  • Food processing workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.5%)

Average climate in Central City, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Central City, Pennsylvania average temperatures Central City, Pennsylvania average precipitation Central City, Pennsylvania humidity Central City, Pennsylvania wind speed Central City, Pennsylvania snowfall Central City, Pennsylvania sunshine Central City, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Central City, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.8. This is about average.

City:

66.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.50
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.51
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Central City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Central City borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the borough center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Central City-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% 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 126.8 miles away from Central City center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 160.8 miles away from Central City center
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 146.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 305.4 miles away from Central City center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.1 miles away from Central City 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) earthquake occurred 164.1 miles away from the city 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 Somerset County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Central City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Central City:

  • WINDBER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WINDBER, PA)
  • WINDBER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WINDBER, PA)
  • CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WINDBER, PA)
  • CONEMAUGH REGIONAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • LAUREL VIEW VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; DAVIDSVILLE, PA)
  • DAVITA - JOHNSTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • CHOICE HOME DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)

Amtrak station near Central City:

  • 17 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Central City:

  • 20 miles: Three Mile Island 1 in Londonderry Twp., PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Central City:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 12 miles; Johnstown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,815)
  • Saint Francis University (about 29 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 32 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 33 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Frostburg State University (about 33 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 37 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 40 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Central City Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Cost Of Freedom Inn At Long View (7582 Lincoln Hwy).

Birthplace of: Joe Muha - Football player.

Somerset 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 Central City and their reported violations in the past:

CENTRAL CITY WATER AUTH (Population served: 2,310, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-02-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2006)
  • 30 regular monitoring violations
KINGS AND QUEENS RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
THE ALLEY (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Central City (2011 data):

  • Ameriserv Financial Bank: Central City Branch at 104 Sunshine Avenue, branch established on 1962/12/02. Info updated 2010/05/21: Bank assets: $952.1 mil, Deposits: $816.6 mil, headquarters in Johnstown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Ameriserv Financial, Inc
  • First Commonwealth Bank: Central City Branch at 525 Sunshine Avenue, branch established on 1975/12/30. 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

For population 15 years and over in Central City:

Marital status in Central City, PA
  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Central City:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Central City, PA (based on Somerset County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant20,67891
Evangelical Protestant13,61193
Catholic10,29815
Other1,0225
Orthodox3435
None31,790-
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: 18
Somerset County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Somerset County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Here:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

29.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.3%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Central City:

49.8%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Central City:

43.5%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Central City:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Central City:

27.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Central City:

57.3%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Central City, 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
Streets and Highways 3$4,402$17,6080$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,922$23,0640$0
Financial Administration 1$1,166$13,9920$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$7,490$17,9760$0

Central City government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $113,000 ($107.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($93.84)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($30.33)
    General Public Buildings: $28,000 ($26.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($18.96)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($17.06)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($13.27)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($7.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($7.58)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $86,000 ($81.52)

Central City government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($89.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $17,000 ($16.11)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($7.58)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($2.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $35,000 ($33.18)
    Highways: $34,000 ($32.23)
  • Tax - Property: $69,000 ($65.40)
    Individual Income: $60,000 ($56.87)
    Public Utility License: $12,000 ($11.37)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($4.74)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000 ($1.90)

Central City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $107,000 ($101.42)

2.89% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.89%
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 Cambria County, PA  0.94% ($42,392 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.22% ($40,188)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.18% ($38,889)


3.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,514 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.59%
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 Cambria County, PA  0.84% ($31,843 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.30% ($74,943)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.27% ($43,400)

Businesses in Central City, PA

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Central City:

  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHJB (1600 AM; 5 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: JOHN H. CESSNA)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WBFD (1310 AM; 3 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WCBC (1270 AM; 5 kW; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: CUMBERLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Central City:

  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSKE (104.3 FM; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WUZY (97.7 FM; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN,INC.)
  • WFRB-FM (105.3 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Central City:

  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)

Central City fatal accident list:

Oct 22, 2012 05:55 PM, Sr-160 Main St, Broad Ave, Lat: 40.110944, Lon: -78.802856, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 5, 2003 04:19 PM, Sr-160, Lat: 40.105517, Lon: -78.815414, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.1mTotal length
  • $2,605,000Total costs
  • 7,870Total average daily traffic
  • 570Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,960Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: N2SFU, Licensee ID: L00517145, Grant Date: 05/14/2002, Expiration Date: 08/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2014, Registrant: Richard A Hunt, 680 Lynn St, Central City, PA 15926-1152
  • Call Sign: N3SPX, Previous Call Sign: N5RYJ, Licensee ID: L00296343, Grant Date: 11/18/2010, Expiration Date: 01/29/2021, Registrant: Michael D Miscoe, 1032 Peninsula Drive, Central City, PA 15926
  • Call Sign: N3ZEC, Licensee ID: L01270545, Grant Date: 04/15/2017, Expiration Date: 04/22/2027, Registrant: Michael D Kubek, 465 Rock Cut Rd, Central City, PA 15926
  • Call Sign: WB3LUP, Licensee ID: L01365725, Grant Date: 02/04/2008, Expiration Date: 04/27/2018, Certifier: Stanley N Lenart, Registrant: Stanley N Lenart, 279 Leppert Rd, Central City, PA 15926
  • Call Sign: KB3FBQ, Licensee ID: L00253756, Grant Date: 06/07/2000, Expiration Date: 06/07/2010, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2012, Certifier: Scott B Sarver, Registrant: Scott B Sarver, 484 Sorber Road, Central City, PA 15926
  • Call Sign: KB3GUN, Licensee ID: L00371098, Grant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 06/25/2021, Certifier: William F Smith, Registrant: William F Smith, 1259 Huckleberry Hwy., Central City, PA 15926
  • Call Sign: KB3SSF, Licensee ID: L01485872, Grant Date: 04/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/24/2019, Certifier: Aaron J Emerick, Registrant: Aaron J Emerick, 626 S Shore Tr, Central City, PA 15926

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$45,640
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$33,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of fires - 35 took place in 2005, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Central City, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (67.7%), and Outside Fires (15.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Central City, PA
    • 15967.7%Structure Fires
    • 3615.3%Outside Fires
    • 2510.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 156.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Central City, PA
Most common first names in Central City, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8878.1 years
Mary5981.4 years
Anna3281.0 years
George3175.7 years
Frank2874.7 years
Charles2674.2 years
Mike2576.6 years
Joseph2375.6 years
Helen2274.2 years
James1974.9 years
Most common last names in Central City, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ross1374.3 years
Manges1282.9 years
Custer1174.4 years
Miller1079.5 years
Landis974.0 years
Russian978.0 years
Will877.9 years
Ferko882.0 years
Low775.5 years
Delasko768.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Central City, PA
  • 61.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.9%Coal or coke
  • 3.6%Electricity
  • 3.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Central City, PA
  • 52.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 7.2%Coal or coke
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Central City compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Central City on our top lists:

  • #82 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.