Daisytown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 317 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.0%
 
Males: 140  (44.2%)
Females: 177  (55.8%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 15902.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $54,297 (it was $36,667 in 2000)
Daisytown:

$54,297
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $25,599 (it was $14,736 in 2000)

Daisytown borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $76,722 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Daisytown:

$76,722
PA:

$170,600

Median gross rent in 2015: $710.

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  • Races in Daisytown, PA (2010)

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    • 32599.7%White alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Daisytown: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.3%), American (11.1%), Italian (8.3%), English (6.9%), Slovak (6.9%), Polish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/09/1893

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,140 people per square mile   (low).

Daisytown,PA real estate house value index trend

Daisytown, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Daisytown:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Daisytown borough:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $905 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $865 (1.2%)

Daisytown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (57.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (199.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Dale borough, PA (0.8 miles ), Johnstown, PA (1.1 miles ), Lorain borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Southmont borough, PA (1.4 miles ), East Conemaugh borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Brownstown borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Geistown borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Ferndale borough, PA (1.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.32 N, Longitude: 78.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Daisytown household income distribution Daisytown home values distribution

Property values in Daisytown, PA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -47 (-11.7%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Daisytown, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Daisytown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the Daisytown borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 36.3 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Daisytown-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 112.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from Daisytown 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 151.0 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) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from the city 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 307.1 miles away from Daisytown 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 196.5 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 Cambria County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Birthplace of: Don LeJohn - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Daisytown:

  • UPMC LEE REGIONAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING AND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - OSBORNE STREET (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • LUTHERAN HOME AT JOHNSTOWN, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF GREATER JOHNSTOWN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • HIRAM G ANDREWS CNTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)

Amtrak station near Daisytown:

  • 2 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Daisytown:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 6 miles; Johnstown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,815)
  • Saint Francis University (about 19 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 20 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 25 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 31 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Seton Hill University (about 35 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 36 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

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Notable location: Daisytown Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cambria County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 98.0. This is worse than average.

City:

98.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.263. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.263
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.93. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.93
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.79. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.79
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 5.1%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  75.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Daisytown borough (based on Cambria County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,83156
Mainline Protestant24,819101
Evangelical Protestant9,20867
Black Protestant2,0666
Orthodox1,58112
Other6095
None40,565-
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: 31
Cambria County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Cambria County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Cambria County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
State:

11.5%
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 5$1,033
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,682
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$709
Sewerage 0$0 1$124
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,336
Totals for Government 0$0 20$4,884

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $9,000 ($28.39)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $34,000 ($107.26)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($59.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($37.85)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($18.93)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($15.77)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($15.77)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($3.15)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($3.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($28.39)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $37,000 ($116.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($47.32)
    All Other: $1,000 ($3.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($28.39)
    All Other: $2,000 ($6.31)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $19,000 ($59.94)
    Property: $12,000 ($37.85)
    NEC: $6,000 ($18.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $121,000 ($381.70)

2.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,832 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Somerset County, PA  0.44% ($32,854 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.26% ($33,651)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.19% ($34,620)


3.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.57%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, PA  0.45% ($34,793 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($30,672)
to Blair County, PA  0.32% ($30,843)

Strongest AM radio stations in Daisytown:

  • WNTJ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Daisytown:

  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUZI-FM1 (105.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W228AO (93.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WUZI (105.7 FM; PORTAGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Daisytown:

  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD3XY, Previous Call Sign: KA3VYI, Licensee ID: L00347968, Grant Date: 05/12/2011, Expiration Date: 07/09/2021, Certifier: Stanley J Tyrpin, Registrant: Stanley J Tyrpin, 27 South California Dr, Daisytown, PA 15427
  • Call Sign: KB3FZS, Licensee ID: L00317448, Grant Date: 01/24/2001, Expiration Date: 01/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2013, Certifier: Carl R Lancaster, Registrant: Carl R Lancaster, 319 Pike Run Drive, Daisytown, PA 15427

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$71,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$78,620
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0103.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Daisytown, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4079.7 years
Mary2679.5 years
Anna2381.8 years
Joseph2275.1 years
Helen2077.0 years
Frank1974.4 years
Charles1568.5 years
Steve1474.2 years
George1277.4 years
James1171.0 years
Most common last names in Daisytown, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1573.3 years
Molish870.9 years
Bodnar681.8 years
Sakach677.2 years
Golmitz583.0 years
Young568.6 years
Smith575.2 years
Pollock575.0 years
Gruhalla579.2 years
Krilosky573.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (85%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Daisytown 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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