Coaldale, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 2,140 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 1,067  (49.9%)
Females: 1,073  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 16679, 18218.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,791 (it was $23,362 in 2000)
Coaldale:

$39,791
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,745 (it was $14,021 in 2000)

Coaldale borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $51,873 (it was $41,700 in 2000)
Coaldale:

$51,873
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $74,267; detached houses: $107,989; townhouses or other attached units: $49,382; in 2-unit structures: $24,813

Median gross rent in 2019: $693.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coaldale: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.4%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.9% for Black residents, 36.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)

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  • Races in Coaldale, PA (2019)
    • 1,98588.4%White alone
    • 1084.8%Black alone
    • 823.7%Hispanic
    • 512.3%Two or more races
    • 70.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Coaldale, Pennsylvania as of February 06, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Coaldale is 324 to 1.


Crime rates in Coaldale by year

Type

2006

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.7)
1
(45.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(184.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(181.3)
4
(183.4)
1
(46.0)
6
(279.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(46.0)
1
(47.5)
3
(142.6)
10
(437.1)
3
(134.0)
3
(134.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.1)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(92.1)
9
(427.8)
4
(190.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(90.7)
7
(321.0)
4
(184.2)
11
(511.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index43.720.417.661.29.422.853.549.523.076.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: Irish (13.6%), Slovak (13.1%), American (9.6%), Italian (9.0%), Polish (8.5%), Pennsylvania German (7.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/09/1865

Land area: 2.17 square miles.

Population density: 984 people per square mile   (low).

Coaldale, Pennsylvania map

22 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,509 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,331 (2.5%)

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 ),
Park Crest, PA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 75.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Distribution of median household income in Coaldale, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Coaldale, PA in 2019
Coaldale satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Historical population in Coaldale, PA
Historical housing units in Coaldale, PA
Most common industries in Coaldale, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (18.1%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Apparel (6.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.6%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (10.2%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.4%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Apparel (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Coaldale, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.9%)
  • Extraction workers (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (11.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.6%)
  • Therapists (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)

Average climate in Coaldale, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Coaldale, Pennsylvania average temperatures Coaldale, Pennsylvania average precipitation Coaldale, Pennsylvania humidity Coaldale, Pennsylvania wind speed Coaldale, Pennsylvania snowfall Coaldale, Pennsylvania sunshine Coaldale, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 20.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.462. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.462
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

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.

City:

5.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Coaldale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% smaller 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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 228.7 miles away from the 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 34.7 miles away from Coaldale center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 230.9 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 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) earthquake occurred 238.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 278.9 miles away from Coaldale center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Schuylkill County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coaldale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Coaldale:

  • ST LUKE'S MINERS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 360 W RUDDLE STREET)
  • ST LUKE'S REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (360 WEST RUDDLE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Coaldale:

  • REDCO GROUP/SUMMIT HILL,THE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SUMMIT HILL, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TAMAQUA (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; TAMAQUA, PA)
  • ST LUKE'S MINERS MEM HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TAMAQUA, PA)
  • HOMETOWN NURSING AND REHAB CEN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TAMAQUA, PA)
  • MAHONING VALLEY NURSING AND RE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • MANOR AT ST LUKE VILLAGE,THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAZLETON, PA)
  • ST LUKE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAZLETON, PA)

Heliports located in Coaldale:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coaldale:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 20 miles; Schnecksville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,391)
  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 20 miles; Pottsville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,412)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 27 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 27 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Wilkes University (about 30 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 30 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Coaldale Volunteer Fire Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: George Welsh (American football) - College football player, James H. Gildea - Politician, Johnny Gildea - Football player, Joseph Semanoff - Politician, Sean Love - Football player.

Schuylkill County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

59.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

10.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
51 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Coaldale:

Marital status in Coaldale, PA
  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

For population 25 years and over in Coaldale:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 12.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Coaldale
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Coaldale, PA (based on Schuylkill County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic40,81448
Mainline Protestant37,489144
Evangelical Protestant7,71973
Other1,34610
Orthodox7357
Black Protestant1771
None60,009-
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: 32
This county:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Schuylkill County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Here:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
This county:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Schuylkill County:

30.3%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Coaldale:

55.2%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Coaldale:

28.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Coaldale:

17.2%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coaldale:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
Coaldale:

59.8%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Coaldale:

77.6%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coaldale, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$2,601$15,6060$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,546$66,5526$17,514
Streets and Highways 1$4,824$57,8881$1,003
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$3,151
Totals for Government 4$12,971$38,91310$21,668

Coaldale government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $518,000 ($242.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $267,000 ($124.77)
    Regular Highways: $262,000 ($122.43)
    General - Other: $248,000 ($115.89)
    General Public Buildings: $134,000 ($62.62)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($24.77)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($20.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($5.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $5,000 ($2.34)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($1.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($4.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $476,000 ($222.43)

Coaldale government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $303,000 ($141.59)
    Other: $8,000 ($3.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($6.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $48,000 ($22.43)
    General Revenue - Other: $34,000 ($15.89)
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($11.21)
    Donations From Private Sources: $10,000 ($4.67)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($2.34)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $79,000 ($36.92)
    Highways: $55,000 ($25.70)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.93)
  • Tax - Property: $545,000 ($254.67)
    Individual Income: $170,000 ($79.44)
    Public Utility License: $44,000 ($20.56)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $43,000 ($20.09)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,000 ($3.27)

Coaldale government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $212,000 ($99.07)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $146,000 ($68.22)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,000 ($30.84)

Coaldale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,000 ($10.75)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $91,000 ($42.52)

3.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.52%
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 Berks County, PA  0.50% ($38,474 average AGI)
from Luzerne County, PA  0.43% ($33,233)
from Carbon County, PA  0.26% ($30,285)


3.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
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 Berks County, PA  0.37% ($42,991 average AGI)
to Luzerne County, PA  0.32% ($35,492)
to Carbon County, PA  0.26% ($26,262)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coaldale:

  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYNS (1160 AM; 4 kW; LEHIGHTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WAZL (1490 AM; 1 kW; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coaldale:

  • WMGH-FM (105.5 FM; TAMAQUA, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • W220BE (91.9 FM; ST. CLAIR, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • W202BD (88.3 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WAVT-FM (101.9 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Coaldale:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WYLN-LP (Channel 35; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Coaldale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Coaldale fatal accident list:

Apr 4, 2013 02:00 PM, Us-209 W Water St, Miner St, Lat: 40.815061, Lon: -75.927564, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 22, 2002 06:35 PM, Us-209, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 18, 1986 00:30 AM, 00162, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 1, 1985 05:17 AM, 00162, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 13, 1984 08:99 PM, Phillip St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 5, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Apr 9, 1978 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 220ft / 67.0mTotal length
  • $6,033,000Total costs
  • 39,795Total average daily traffic
  • 2,669Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,524Total future (year 1990) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Michael Hofe, Near 0 Lehigh Street (Lat: 40.821944 Lon: -75.902583), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 42107 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Cig Towers, LLC, Compliance@cigwireless.Com, , Welli-ngton, Phone: (678) 332-5000
  • Michael Hofe, Near 0 Lehigh Street (Lat: 40.821944 Lon: -75.902583), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 42107 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Cig Towers, LLC, Compliance@cigwireless.Com, , Welli-ngton, Phone: (678) 332-5000
  • Dawn L Keniley, Near 0 Lehigh Street (Lat: 40.821944 Lon: -75.902583), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 42107 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Cig Towers, LLC, Compliance@cigwireless.Com, , Welli-ngton, Phone: (678) 332-5000

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 360 W Ruddle Street (Lat: 40.821667 Lon: -75.915000), Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQBN329,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2004, Expiration Date: 11/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2014, Certifier: Robert C Green, Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 210 West Market Street, Pottsville, PA 17901, Phone: (570) 628-5559, Fax: (570) 622-6666, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Along Sr 1025 6 Km Se (Lat: 40.126472 Lon: -78.168056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: KYS648, Licensee ID: L00078242,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.2200 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Certifier: William E Harwood, Registrant: Voam Electric Cooperative, Inc., 212 Locust St., Harrisburg, PA 17108-1266, Phone: (717) 233-5704, Fax: (717) 236-3320, Email:
  • FULT05, Fult05, Off Sr 1025, 4 Miles Se Of (Lat: 40.127444 Lon: -78.170278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQBL872,
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.600 MHz, 853.762 MHz, Grant Date: 10/10/2014, Expiration Date: 11/02/2024, Certifier: Donald R Appleby, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • Lat: 40.821306 Lon: -75.914000, Call Sign: WQXG512,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/2016, Expiration Date: 02/26/2026, Certifier: Chuck Engler, Registrant: Tuway Communications, 2115 City Line Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017, Phone: (610) 865-3811
  • PANTHER VALLEY SC, 1050 West Water Street (Lat: 40.819833 Lon: -75.919750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18.6 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WQZS421,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.027 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/2017, Expiration Date: 07/20/2027, Certifier: Matthew P Gray, Registrant: Keller And Heckman, LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, Mountaindale Site Atop Mtn (Lat: 40.115611 Lon: -78.168333), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WHH756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2136.40 MHz, 2140.40 MHz, 2134.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/2002, Expiration Date: 11/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/04/2008, Registrant: County Of Bedford, 200 S. Juliana St., Bedford, PA 15522, Phone: (814) 623-9117, Fax: (717) 361-8360, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N2LVQ, Previous Call Sign: KB2LFU, Licensee ID: L00668082, Grant Date: 12/02/2014, Expiration Date: 12/02/2024, Registrant: Roselon B Cortez, 36 East Ruddle St., Coaldale, PA 18218
  • Call Sign: N3KJK, Licensee ID: L00362324, Grant Date: 05/30/2001, Expiration Date: 08/27/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/28/2013, Registrant: Larry W Lishman, 19 W Phillips St, Coaldale, PA 18218
  • Call Sign: WB3HVJ, Licensee ID: L00257528, Grant Date: 07/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/16/2020, Registrant: Evan E Richards, 36 W High St, Coaldale, PA 18218
  • Call Sign: KC3DUA, Licensee ID: L01191879, Grant Date: 11/06/2014, Expiration Date: 11/06/2024, Certifier: Joseph W Vanblargan, Registrant: Joseph W Vanblargan, 218 East St, Coaldale, PA 18218
  • Call Sign: KC3NPI, Licensee ID: L02270906, Grant Date: 06/06/2019, Expiration Date: 06/06/2029, Certifier: John T Smell, Registrant: John T Smell, 137 First St, Coaldale, PA 18218

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coaldale, PA
  • 72.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.1%Coal or coke
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 0.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coaldale, PA
  • 63.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.5%Electricity
  • 1.9%Coal or coke


Coaldale 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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  • #62 (18218) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries"
  • #100 (18218) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
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  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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