For population 25 years and over in Clearfield:
For population 15 years and over in Clearfield borough:
50 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,405 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (90.0 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (187.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Plymptonville, PA (0.9 miles ), Hyde, PA (1.3 miles ), Curwensville borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Wallaceton borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Lumber City, PA (3.1 miles) , Grampian borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Brisbin borough, PA (3.7 miles ), Chester Hill borough, PA (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 78.44 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,221 (+35.5%)
Area code: 814
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 Clearfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -109 (-1.6%).
Work and jobs in Clearfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clearfield, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clearfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Clearfield borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 36.6 miles away from the borough center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.
Earthquake activity:Clearfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clearfield County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Anthony A. Mitchell - Conductor, Bill Shepherd (American football) - Football player, Doug Brocail - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Texas Rangers, born: May 16, 1967), Michael Beard - Politician, Cyrus Woods - Ambassador, Dan Conners - Football player, Edward Scofield - Union Army officer, Howie Bedell - Baseball player, Willie Adams (1910s pitcher) - Baseball player, Vern Foltz - Football player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Clearfield and their reported violations in the past:CLEARFIELD MUNICIPAL AUTH (Population served: 14000, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.0%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 83.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 32.6% for two or more races residents)
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7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
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Religion statistics for Clearfield (based on Clearfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
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Clearfield government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,003 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,701 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Clearfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $7,000
Total average daily traffic: 24,180
Total average daily truck traffic: 963
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clearfield)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Clearfield, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clearfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clearfield)
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.