Charleroi, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,955 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.8%
 
Males: 1,935  (48.9%)
Females: 2,020  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15022.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,987 (it was $23,593 in 2000)
Charleroi:

$37,987
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,913 (it was $13,752 in 2000)

Charleroi borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,750 (it was $42,800 in 2000)
Charleroi:

$85,750
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $207,324; detached houses: $216,463; townhouses or other attached units: $215,225; in 2-unit structures: $120,945; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $77,941; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $149,424; mobile homes: $52,520; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $15,446

Median gross rent in 2017: $638.

March 2019 cost of living index in Charleroi: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.6%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Charleroi, PA (2010)
    • 3,65688.7%White alone
    • 2245.4%Black alone
    • 1142.8%Two or more races
    • 781.9%Hispanic
    • 401.0%Asian alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Charleroi, Pennsylvania as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Charleroi is 202 to 1.


Crime rates in Charleroi by year

Type

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.6)
4
(70.3)
4
(75.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(140.5)
9
(158.6)
11
(193.3)
4
(75.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(368.8)
33
(581.7)
15
(263.5)
23
(434.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
52
(913.2)
26
(458.3)
29
(509.5)
28
(529.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
160
(2,810)
175
(3,085)
150
(2,635)
202
(3,818)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(193.2)
1
(17.6)
8
(140.5)
4
(75.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(17.6)
2
(35.3)
1
(17.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)307.7334.9319.2365.9

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City-data.com crime index in Charleroi, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.13
Pennsylvania average:

2.06
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Ancestries: Italian (24.9%), Irish (8.6%), Polish (8.2%), German (8.1%), American (7.5%), Slovak (6.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/08/1892

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 5,122 people per square mile   (average).

Charleroi, Pennsylvania map

32 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,420 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,086 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (21.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (251.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

North Charleroi borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Monessen, PA (1.2 miles ),
Speers borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Twilight borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Belle Vernon borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
North Belle Vernon borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Dunlevy borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Lynnwood-Pricedale, PA (1.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.14 N, Longitude: 79.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,407 (+35.0%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 371 (23.6%)

Area code: 724

Distribution of median household income in Charleroi, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Charleroi, PA in 2017

Property values in Charleroi, PA

Charleroi satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Charleroi, PA
Historical housing units in Charleroi, PA
Most common industries in Charleroi, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.6%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Charleroi, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Charleroi, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Charleroi, Pennsylvania average temperatures Charleroi, Pennsylvania average precipitation Charleroi, Pennsylvania humidity Charleroi, Pennsylvania wind speed Charleroi, Pennsylvania snowfall Charleroi, Pennsylvania sunshine Charleroi, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.258. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.258
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.429. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.429
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.57
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0400. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0400
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Charleroi-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Charleroi borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Charleroi-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 97.1 miles away from Charleroi center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 120.8 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 254.6 miles away from the 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.3 miles away from Charleroi 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 204.5 miles away from Charleroi 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 206.7 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 Washington County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Charleroi:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MON VALLEY (VISTA ONE PROFESSIONAL CENTER)
  • OSPTA AT HOME (625 LINCOLN AVENUE EXT SUITE 207)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Charleroi:

  • HAVENCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE DONORA (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; DONORA, PA)
  • MONONGAHELA VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)
  • VIAQUEST HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)
  • VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BELLE VERNON, PA)
  • WASHINGTON GREENE ALTERNATIVE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ELLSWORTH, PA)
  • DAVITA - ELIZABETH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ELIZABETH, PA)

Amtrak station near Charleroi:

  • 19 miles: CONNELLSVILLE (FRONT & WATER STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Charleroi:

  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 6 miles; California, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,773)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 19 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Duquesne University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Point Park University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Seton Hill University (about 22 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public high schools in Charleroi:

Public elementary/middle schools in Charleroi:

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Library in Charleroi:

  • JOHN K TENER LIBRARY (Operating income: $64,109; Location: 638 FALLOWFIELD AVE; 25,633 books; 1,303 audio materials; 2,298 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Charleroi: John K Tener Library (A), Charleroi Borough Hall (B), Charleroi Police Department (C), Charleroi Fire Department Station 33 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Charleroi: Holy Trinity Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Tri-Cities Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: South Branch Maple Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Shirley Jones - (born 1934), actor, Mitchell Paige - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Craig McCracken - Animator, Lisa Kirk - Stage actor, Melvin Bassi - Football official, Barbara Bosson - Actor, Hardie Albright - Film, Natalie Raitano - Actor, Swede Hagberg - Football player.

Washington 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 Charleroi and their reported violations in the past:

AUTH OF BORO OF CHARLEROI (Population served: 26,330, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-05-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2006), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2006)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2005. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2005)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2005. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-16-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit Filter Profile/CPE Report - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2009)
  • Failure Submit Filter Profile/CPE Report - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-24-2008 to NOV-24-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-07-2009 to JAN-07-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-24-2008 to NOV-24-2008), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-07-2009 to JAN-07-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2008)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
  • 41 other older monitoring violations
SUNSET BEACH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LENHARTS TAVERN (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

49.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
22 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Charleroi in 2000:

  • 67 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 28 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 28 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with branches in Charleroi (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Charleroi Drive-In Branch at 450 First Street, branch established on 1974/06/17; Charleroi Branch at 501 Fallowfield Avenue, branch established on 1948/08/23. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Speers Branch at 141 Pennsylvania Avenue, branch established on 1982/06/15. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Charleroi Federal Savings Bank: at 101 Mckean Avenue, branch established on 1935/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $568.7 mil, Deposits: $499.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Charleroi:

Marital status in Charleroi, PA
  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 34.8%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

For population 25 years and over in Charleroi:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Charleroi, PA (based on Washington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic53,77728
Mainline Protestant28,797129
Evangelical Protestant16,87197
Other1,4598
Black Protestant1,34011
Orthodox1,2757
None104,301-
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: 34
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Here:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Washington County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Washington County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.1%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.3%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.6%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Charleroi:

46.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Charleroi:

29.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Charleroi:

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Charleroi:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Charleroi:

56.2%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Charleroi, 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 10$5,592$6,7100$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$27,276$54,5525$9,239
Streets and Highways 6$19,484$38,9680$0
Financial Administration 1$16,906$202,8720$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,462$29,5441$452
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,771
Police - Other 0$0 6$1,428
Totals for Government 24$71,720$35,86013$12,890

Charleroi government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $535,000 ($135.27)
    General - Other: $506,000 ($127.94)
    Regular Highways: $473,000 ($119.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000 ($53.35)
    General Public Buildings: $102,000 ($25.79)
    Central Staff Services: $89,000 ($22.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $77,000 ($19.47)
    Financial Administration: $64,000 ($16.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($3.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($2.53)
    Health - Other: $7,000 ($1.77)
    Transit Utilities: $3,000 ($0.76)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,648,000 ($416.69)
    Other Investments - Other: $1,310,000 ($331.23)
    Corporate Stocks: $797,000 ($201.52)
    Benefit Payments: $330,000 ($83.44)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $126,000 ($31.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000 ($22.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $33,000 ($8.34)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($5.82)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $861,000 ($217.70)

Charleroi government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $427,000 ($107.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $251,000 ($63.46)
    Other: $164,000 ($41.47)
    Parking Facilities: $51,000 ($12.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($1.01)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $23,000 ($5.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($3.54)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $128,000 ($32.36)
    Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($8.34)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($1.52)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $149,000 ($37.67)
    Highways: $95,000 ($24.02)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.76)
  • Tax - Property: $649,000 ($164.10)
    Individual Income: $193,000 ($48.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $145,000 ($36.66)
    Public Utility License: $65,000 ($16.43)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $20,000 ($5.06)

Charleroi government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,214,000 ($1824.02)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,968,000 ($1761.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $246,000 ($62.20)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $544,000 ($137.55)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $440,000 ($111.25)

4.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($72,103 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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 Allegheny County, PA  1.92% ($79,340 average AGI)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.31% ($44,635)
from Fayette County, PA  0.26% ($32,405)


4.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,762 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($475 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.52% ($52,773 average AGI)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.33% ($45,604)
to Fayette County, PA  0.23% ($45,384)
Businesses in Charleroi, PA
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Charleroi:

  • WFGI (940 AM; 0 kW; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Charleroi:

  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVCS (91.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF SOMERSET, INC.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WJPA-FM (95.3 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Charleroi:

  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WWAT-CA (Channel 45; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Charleroi: Mitchell Paige.

Charleroi fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Charleroi fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • $281,000Total costs
  • 7,763Total average daily traffic
  • 286Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,272Total future (year 2010) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Charleroi)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 200 Yds W Of Int Pa 481 & 118 (Lat: 40.135917 Lon: -79.957278), Call Sign: KNFM359, Licensee ID: L00067417,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz, 39.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/16/1997, Expiration Date: 04/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2001, Registrant: Fallowfield, Township Of, 9 Memorial Dr, Charleroi, PA 15022
  • Rt T 540 3 Mi W (Lat: 40.144528 Lon: -79.961722), Call Sign: KGJ961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7000 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2000, Expiration Date: 12/20/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2009, Registrant: Dominion Resources Services, Inc., 8th And Main - 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 775-5906
  • Freeport Rd And Rogers Ln (Lat: 40.140639 Lon: -79.920333), Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WNYG526, Licensee ID: L00288741,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0200 MHz, 48.0800 MHz, 48.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/05/2024, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr, Registrant: Felhc, Inc, 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 436-2208, Fax: (330) 761-7203, Email:
  • WASH25, Wash25, East Of Gun Club & Twin Bridges Roads (Lat: 40.118889 Lon: -79.924444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPWD597,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.250 MHz, 851.775 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/2012, Expiration Date: 10/23/2022, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • W Of Int Rt 481 & Old Gotthekis Cross (Lat: 40.135833 Lon: -79.961667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WPYQ424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 936.400 MHz, 937.000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2003, Expiration Date: 09/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2009, Certifier: Hugh D Sanson, Registrant: Comcast Corporation, One Comcast Center, Philadelphia, PA 19103-2838, Phone: (215) 286-7454, Fax: (215) 286-1022, Email:
  • Lat: 40.159472 Lon: -79.916778, Call Sign: WQVL556,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.075 MHz, 467.075 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2015, Expiration Date: 03/19/2025, Certifier: Robert Sickels, Registrant: Mobile Radio Service, Inc., 5335 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, Phone: (412) 781-8882, Fax: (412) 781-1554, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Apprx .75 Mi E Of Intersection Of Gun Club Twin Bridges Rds (Lat: 40.118944 Lon: -79.924472), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNTE302,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2198.40 MHz, Grant Date: 07/08/1998, Expiration Date: 07/08/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2002, Registrant: Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Harrisburg, PA 17106-7676, Phone: (716) 986-9687, Fax: (717) 986-8752, Email:
  • GUN CLUB RD, Approx .75 Mi E Of Int Of Gun Club Rd & Twin Bridges Rd (Lat: 40.118694 Lon: -79.923944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPQW963,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6725.00 MHz... (+46 more), Grant Date: 08/05/2010, Expiration Date: 10/30/2020, Certifier: Daniel Dunchock, Registrant: Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Harrisburg, PA 17106-7676, Phone: (716) 986-9687, Fax: (717) 986-8752, Email:
  • N CHARLEROI, 14 Odessa Dr (Lat: 40.163750 Lon: -79.909111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 44.8 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: WQQR597,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 0.7 Mi. North Of Intersection Of I-70 & State Hwy 481 (Lat: 40.137833 Lon: -79.958083), Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: KNKI660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.625 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Registrant: Attorney At Law, 2154 Wisconsin Avenue, Nw, Ste 250, Washington, DC 20007-2280, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 315-3587, Email:
  • Intersection Route 481 & Old 71 Gotthekis Crossing (Lat: 40.135889 Lon: -79.961694), Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WXS204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.650 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Mark Staley, Registrant: Triconnex LP, 2 - 22nd Street, Suite 100, Wheeling, WV 26003, Phone: (888) 718-0709, Fax: (304) 233-7518, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Charleroi)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-50 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC150-50 (50 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22838 , Serial Number: 2761, Year manufactured: 1939
    Registrant (Individual): Lorraine Watson, 506 Short St N, Charleroi, PA 15022
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-60 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC150-A (60 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 27197 , Serial Number: 4430, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): Paul Watson, 316 Isabella No, Charleroi, PA 15022
  • Aircraft: UNIVERSAL STINSON 108-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97048 , Serial Number: 108-1048, Year manufactured: 1946, Certificate Issue Date: 09/24/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Brian L Nicholson, 735 Lewis Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$52,5335$33,60018$60,6679$28,4441$112,0005$34,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$20,5003$66,3330$00$01$18,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$37,0004$28,75010$75,70018$16,0000$03$41,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$38,0000$06$68,5000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$37,0000$03$57,3330$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7832.00 , 7833.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$47,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$62,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7832.00 , 7833.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Charleroi, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Charleroi, PA - Value

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 28. The highest number of fires - 132 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Charleroi, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (67.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (12.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Charleroi, PA
    • 24767.5%Structure Fires
    • 4612.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3710.1%Outside Fires
    • 369.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Charleroi, PA
Most common first names in Charleroi, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John32374.6 years
Mary25780.9 years
Joseph16475.4 years
William16173.2 years
George13374.2 years
Anna12481.3 years
James11673.3 years
Margaret11278.5 years
Charles11074.7 years
Frank8475.6 years
Most common last names in Charleroi, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3575.9 years
Carson3380.3 years
Davis2972.7 years
Williams2475.8 years
Roberts2474.4 years
Wilson2375.2 years
Miller2379.6 years
Jones2072.9 years
Brown1975.0 years
Sphar1877.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Charleroi, PA
  • 93.9%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Charleroi, PA
  • 60.2%Utility gas
  • 36.9%Electricity
  • 1.9%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Coal or coke


Charleroi compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Charleroi on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospices or homes for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #41 (15022) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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