For population 25 years and over in Coaldale:
For population 15 years and over in Coaldale borough:
27 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,174 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (27.3 miles , pop. 106,632).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (69.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Lansford borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Summit Hill borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Tamaqua borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Hometown, PA (2.0 miles ), Nesquehoning borough, PA (2.3 miles ), McAdoo borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Tresckow, PA (2.7 miles ), Beaver Meadows borough, PA (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 75.91 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 570
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 Coaldale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -237 (-9.4%).
Work and jobs in Coaldale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coaldale-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Coaldale borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 23.7 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Coaldale-area historical earthquake activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 81% 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 34.7 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 34.6 miles away from Coaldale center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from Coaldale center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Schuylkill County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George Welsh (American football) - College football player, James H. Gildea - Politician, Johnny Gildea - Football player, Joseph Semanoff - Politician, Sean Love - Player of football.
Hospital/medical center in Coaldale:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 5.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.5%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
51 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in religious group quarters in 2000
Coaldale compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Coaldale (based on Schuylkill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
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Coaldale government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,458 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($236 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
3.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,732 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Coaldale fatal accident list:
Apr 22, 2002 06:35 PM, Us-209, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 18, 1986 00:30 AM, 00162, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 1, 1985 05:17 AM, 00162, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 13, 1984 08:99 PM, Phillip St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 5, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Apr 9, 1978 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2