Crafton, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 5,908 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.9%
 
Males: 2,783  (47.1%)
Females: 3,125  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15205.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,339 (it was $38,323 in 2000)
Crafton:

$49,339
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,601 (it was $21,441 in 2000)

Crafton borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,458 (it was $85,900 in 2000)
Crafton:

$116,458
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $164,361; Detached houses: $169,434; Townhouses or other attached units: $140,609; In 2-unit structures: $118,355; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $109,962; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,502; Mobile homes: $29,891

Median gross rent in 2013: $694.

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  • Races in Crafton, PA (2010)

    Crafton races chart
    • 5,40690.8%White alone
    • 2714.6%Black alone
    • 1342.3%Two or more races
    • 861.4%Hispanic
    • 450.8%Asian alone
    • 40.07%American Indian alone
    • 30.05%Other race alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crafton: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.4%), Irish (18.8%), Italian (13.9%), Polish (10.2%), English (5.8%), United States (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/01/1894

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 5,212 people per square mile   (average).

Crafton,PA real estate house value index trend

Crafton, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Crafton:

  • High school or higher: 96.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crafton borough:

  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

65 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,022 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,754 (2.4%)

Crafton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (4.8 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (261.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Ingram borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Thornburg borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Rosslyn Farms borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Westwood, PA (1.2 miles ), Green Tree borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Pennsbury Village borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Carnegie borough, PA (1.5 miles ), McKees Rocks borough, PA (1.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.43 N, Longitude: 80.07 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -913 (-15.3%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 385 (11.2%)

Crafton household income distribution Crafton home values distribution

Property values in Crafton, PA


Crime rates in Crafton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014
Murders 0000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.015.7
Rapes 0100100010
per 100,000 0.015.20.00.016.30.00.00.015.50.0
Robberies 0528445255
per 100,000 0.076.031.3127.165.261.377.231.177.778.4
Assaults 6159610715251713
per 100,000 89.1228.1140.695.3162.9107.2231.7389.0264.3203.9
Burglaries 19301316161823222711
per 100,000 282.1456.1203.2254.2260.7275.8355.3342.4419.8172.5
Thefts 13614795109117115116124133150
per 100,000 2,019.32,235.11,484.61,731.51,906.21,761.91,792.11,929.72,068.12,352.2
Auto thefts 156116579121
per 100,000 222.791.2171.995.381.5107.2139.015.631.115.7
Arson 2001100000
per 100,000 29.70.00.015.916.30.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.1) 134.4206.5123.2149.9164.0136.4174.9187.0200.6200.4

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Crime rate in Crafton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -516 (-7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Crafton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Crafton, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Crafton-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Crafton borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crafton-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 75.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Crafton center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 258.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.1 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) earthquake occurred 212.5 miles away from Crafton center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 226.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegheny County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crafton topographic map

Birthplace of: Bill Cowher - Former football coach and player, Alpha L. Bowser - Marine Corps general.

Hospitals and medical centers near Crafton:

  • ALLEGHENY VAL SCH/HILLMAN MILL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • NURSEFINDERS OF WESTERN PA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CARNEGIE, PA)
  • MARIAN MANOR CORPORATION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • HARMONY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CARNEGIE, PA)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTH CARE OF PENNSYL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - BANKSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-GREEN TREE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)

Amtrak station near Crafton:

  • 5 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crafton:

  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 3 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 4 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Duquesne University (about 4 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 7 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)

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Notable locations in Crafton: Crafton Borough Hall (A), Crafton Elementary School Library (B), Crafton Public Library (C), Crafton Volunteer Fire Department Station 128 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Crafton include: His Disciples Christian Outreach Ministry (A), Saint Philip Church (B), Crafton United Presbyterian Church (C), Crafton United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Allegheny 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 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.254. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.254
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.42. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.42
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0144. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0144
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.8%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Black residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  52.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  8.1%
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: 0.7% of all households
12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Crafton in 2000:

  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in other group homes

Crafton, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Crafton (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Crafton Branch at 1 Foster Avenue, branch established on 1952/09/02. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Crafton borough (based on Allegheny County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic460,672183
Mainline Protestant139,551414
Evangelical Protestant78,101349
Other38,78198
Black Protestant14,26875
Orthodox9,60629
None482,369-
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: 209
Allegheny County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 133
Allegheny County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 297
Allegheny County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 993
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Crafton:

49.0%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Crafton:

45.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Crafton:

30.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.9%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

41.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crafton, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,334
Other Government Administration 3$11,644$46,5760$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$50,360$67,1470$0
Police - Other 1$3,150$37,80010$8,742
Streets and Highways 6$22,722$45,4440$0
Totals for Government 19$87,876$55,50112$10,076

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $167,000 ($28.27)
    Regular Highways: $113,000 ($19.13)
    Police Protection: $53,000 ($8.97)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($3.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($3.05)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($1.18)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $693,000 ($117.30)
    Regular Highways: $633,000 ($107.14)
    Sewerage: $307,000 ($51.96)
    General - Other: $304,000 ($51.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $233,000 ($39.44)
    Central Staff Services: $194,000 ($32.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $119,000 ($20.14)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $113,000 ($19.13)
    Financial Administration: $112,000 ($18.96)
    General Public Buildings: $68,000 ($11.51)
    Fire Protection: $51,000 ($8.63)
    Housing & Community Development: $47,000 ($7.96)
    Libraries: $35,000 ($5.92)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $7,000 ($1.18)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,840,000 ($311.44)
    Benefit Payments: $49,000 ($8.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($14.56)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $111,000 ($18.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $33,000 ($5.59)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.51)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,116,000 ($188.90)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $688,000 ($116.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $283,000 ($47.90)
    All Other: $196,000 ($33.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $71,000 ($12.02)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $84,000 ($14.22)
    From Other Government: $62,000 ($10.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($2.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $98,000 ($16.59)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($4.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $227,000 ($38.42)
    Highways: $105,000 ($17.77)
    General Support: $4,000 ($0.68)
  • Tax - Property: $871,000 ($147.43)
    Individual Income: $527,000 ($89.20)
    NEC: $237,000 ($40.12)

Crafton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,461,000 ($247.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,385,000 ($234.43)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $76,000 ($12.86)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $300,000 ($50.78)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $175,000 ($29.62)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $424,000 ($71.77)

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,571 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.38% ($38,522 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.24% ($56,179)
from Butler County, PA  0.20% ($49,311)


3.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($983 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.37% ($46,444 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.25% ($57,144)
to Butler County, PA  0.24% ($60,465)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crafton:

  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMO (860 AM; 1 kW; MILLVALE, PA; Owner: SHERIDAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crafton:

  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W249BD (97.7 FM; WEST VIEW, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Crafton:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
Crafton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Crafton fatal accident list:

Jan 12, 2007 06:10 PM, Crafton Bl, Bradford Av, Lat: 40.43016, Lon: -80.06442, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 2003 01:00 PM, Grandview Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 1984 10:99 PM, Linwood Av, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 18, 1983 03:99 PM, Foster Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 7, 1981 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 13, 1981 09:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • 7,842Total average daily traffic
  • 802Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Crennell & Stotz Ave (Lat: 40.443667 Lon: -80.067000), Call Sign: WBC281, Licensee ID: L00063726
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.025 MHz, 465.125 MHz, 465.450 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/1997, Expiration Date: 06/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2002Registrant: Crafton, Borough Of, Crannell & Stotz Ave, Crafton, PA 15205, Phone: (412) 921-2014

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CRAFTON, .7 Mi E Of Rt 60 & I 79 (Lat: 40.453667 Lon: -80.101444), Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WMW274
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz, 11345.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/08/2007, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 11760 U.S. Highway 1, 6th Floor, North Palm Beach, FL 33408, Phone: (202) 255-1679, Fax: (561) 279-2097, Email:
  • STATION, Cr Scully Yd 1 Mi N Of Ingram St (Lat: 40.450611 Lon: -80.091722), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNTT924
    Assigned Frequencies: 19360.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2009, Expiration Date: 04/09/2019, Certifier: J. D RobertsRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 110, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6244, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA3WZO, Licensee ID: L00585247, Grant Date: 08/05/2003, Expiration Date: 09/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2015, Certifier: Donald M Fincher, Registrant: Donald M Fincher, 62 Lincoln Ave, Crafton, PA 15205-2761
  • Call Sign: KA3ZWI, Grant Date: 08/03/1993, Expiration Date: 08/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2005, Registrant: Gerald J Zima, 70 W Steuben St Apt 2, Crafton, PA 15205
  • Call Sign: KE3OL, Licensee ID: L00327925, Grant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 05/21/2021, Certifier: Vernon J Smith, Registrant: Vernon J Smith, 29 Taylor St, Crafton, PA 15205-4415
  • Call Sign: N3JFO, Licensee ID: L00349721, Grant Date: 03/20/2012, Expiration Date: 04/30/2022, Registrant: David G Horstmann, 10 Woodlawn Ave, Crafton, PA 15205
  • Call Sign: N3KEX, Licensee ID: L00364996, Grant Date: 05/16/2011, Expiration Date: 08/13/2021, Certifier: Edward B Hutton, Registrant: Edward B Hutton, 1760 Barr Avenue Apt 2r, Crafton, PA 15205
  • Call Sign: KB3RQQ, Licensee ID: L01431602, Grant Date: 09/16/2008, Expiration Date: 09/16/2018, Certifier: William D Morford, Registrant: William D Morford, 88 Union Ave, Crafton, PA 15205-2724

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$110,48618$93,38970$90,47112$33,4179$93,778
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$134,0002$34,5008$116,1250$01$20,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$105,3331$90,00034$96,02913$45,0002$85,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$196,0001$29,00021$104,0487$22,4292$59,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$177,0007$135,7140$01$75,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4656.00 , 4658.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$86,0001$97,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4656.00 , 4658.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Crafton, PA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Fashion Bug1
Arby's1KFC1
CVS1McDonald's1
Cricket Wireless1Walgreens1

Crafton compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Crafton on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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