Coalmont, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 101 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.1%
 
Males: 55  (54.9%)
Females: 46  (45.1%)
Median resident age:

43.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip code: 16678

Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,960 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Coalmont:

$56,960
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,211 (it was $15,260 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $78,344 (it was $55,900 in 2000)
Coalmont:

$78,344
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $87,332; detached houses: $110,230; mobile homes: $15,625

Median gross rent in 2019: $723.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coalmont: 90.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.1%

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  • Races in Coalmont, PA (2019)
    • 6997.2%White alone
    • 11.4%American Indian alone
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Ancestries: German (40.0%), Irish (36.0%), American (12.0%), English (8.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/22/1864

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 874 people per square mile   (low).

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $949 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $868 (1.1%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Coalmont, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Coalmont, PA in 2019

Coalmont satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+17.4%).
Most common industries in Coalmont, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Leather & allied products (23.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.7%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Leather & allied products (24.3%)
  • Public administration (13.5%)
  • Gasoline stations (10.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.4%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Leather & allied products (21.4%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (10.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (10.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.1%)
  • Machinery (7.1%)
Most common occupations in Coalmont, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (18.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (8.1%)
  • Other transportation occupations (8.1%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (17.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.7%)
  • Registered nurses (7.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)

Average climate in Coalmont, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 70.2. This is about average.

City:

70.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

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.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

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.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.459. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.459
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.62
U.S.:

8.46

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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 60% 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 159.8 miles away from Coalmont 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 145.0 miles away from Coalmont 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 Coalmont center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 157.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 168.6 miles away from Coalmont 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 (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
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, Other: 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

For population 15 years and over in Coalmont:

Marital status in Coalmont, PA
  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 72.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

For population 25 years and over in Coalmont:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coalmont, PA (based on Huntingdon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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
Here:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Huntingdon County:

28.8%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$107
Totals for Government 0$0 1$107

3.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.59%
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 Blair County, PA  0.70% ($43,386 average AGI)
from Mifflin County, PA  0.48% ($37,949)
from Centre County, PA  0.41% ($59,000)


3.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
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 Mifflin County, PA  0.70% ($29,983 average AGI)
to Blair County, PA  0.61% ($41,248)
to Centre County, PA  0.32% ($47,547)

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)

Coalmont fatal accident list:

Jun 23, 2011 02:45 PM, Sr-913, Schell St, Lat: 40.211181, Lon: -78.200217, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 7, 2009 01:35 AM, Sr-913, Lat: 40.213781, Lon: -78.204469, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 20, 2003 03:55 PM, Sr-913, Lat: 40.213583, Lon: -78.204358, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 20, 2002 12:15 AM, Sr-913, Lat: 40.213583, Lon: -78.204358, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 18, 1998 02:10 AM, Sr-913, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 6, 1998 02:40 AM, Sr-913, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • / 0.3mTotal length
  • 1,854Total average daily traffic
  • 129Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,420Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coalmont, PA
  • 33.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.2%Coal or coke
  • 29.2%Wood
  • 8.3%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coalmont, PA
  • 100.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Coalmont compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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