Coalmont, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 105 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.0%
 
Males: 51  (48.6%)
Females: 54  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip code: 16678

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,410 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Coalmont:

$43,410
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,825 (it was $15,260 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,506 (it was $55,900 in 2000)
Coalmont:

$84,506
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $81,074; Detached houses: $101,156; Mobile homes: $23,041

Median gross rent in 2016: $654.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Coalmont: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (33.3%), German (22.2%), Italian (11.1%), Dutch (8.3%), Irish (8.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/22/1864

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 909 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Coalmont:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Coalmont borough:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 63.7%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $874 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $695 (0.8%)

Coalmont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (68.3 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (95.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (162.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Dudley, PA (1.2 miles) , Saxton borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Stonerstown, PA (1.7 miles ), Broad Top City borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Defiance, PA (1.9 miles ), Hopewell borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Woodbury borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Martinsburg borough, PA (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.21 N, Longitude: 78.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Coalmont household income distribution Coalmont home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+17.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (63%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (45%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (38%)
  • Material moving occupations (33%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (35%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)

Average climate in Coalmont, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Coalmont-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.2 miles away from the Coalmont borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coalmont-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 145.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 182.2 miles away from Coalmont 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 114.5 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 116.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 325.9 miles away from Coalmont 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 182.2 miles away from the city 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 Huntingdon County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Coalmont:

  • MORRISONS COVE HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MARTINSBURG, PA)
  • NASON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ROARING SPRING, PA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE ALTOONA (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ROARING SPRING, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coalmont:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 26 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • Saint Francis University (about 31 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 34 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 38 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 47 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 48 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,407)

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Coal Bank Run (A), Raven Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Huntingdon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.3. This is worse than average.

City:

91.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 11.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.40. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.40
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.3%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.6 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  70.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Coalmont travel time to work - commute Coalmont mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Coalmont borough (based on Huntingdon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,47169
Evangelical Protestant6,31052
Catholic2,5724
Other3062
Black Protestant2952
Orthodox202
None28,939-
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: 7
Huntingdon County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Huntingdon County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Huntingdon County:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Huntingdon County:

28.8%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Coalmont:

47.7%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Coalmont:

43.7%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Coalmont:

31.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.4%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coalmont:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

49.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

51.5%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coalmont, 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 0$0 1$68
Totals for Government 0$0 1$68

Coalmont government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($104.76)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($47.62)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($19.05)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($9.52)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($9.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,000 ($9.52)

Coalmont government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($9.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($19.05)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $4,000 ($38.10)
    Property: $1,000 ($9.52)
    NEC: $1,000 ($9.52)

Coalmont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($95.24)

3.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.34%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Centre County, PA  0.41% ($48,794 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.33% ($31,800)
from Mifflin County, PA  0.27% ($31,978)


3.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Blair County, PA  0.56% ($42,670 average AGI)
to Mifflin County, PA  0.38% ($28,794)
to Centre County, PA  0.32% ($40,623)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coalmont:

  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WJSM (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHJB (1600 AM; 5 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: JOHN H. CESSNA)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WBFD (1310 AM; 3 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coalmont:

  • WJSM-FM (92.7 FM; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WSKE (104.3 FM; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WWLY (106.3 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES,LLC)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Coalmont:

  • W32AX (Channel 32; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W65AL (Channel 65; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 1,980Total average daily traffic
  • 59Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,438Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Wood (33%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Coalmont compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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