Danville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 4,726 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 2,087  (44.2%)
Females: 2,639  (55.8%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17821.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,474 (it was $30,498 in 2000)
Danville:

$36,474
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,251 (it was $16,693 in 2000)

Danville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,485 (it was $73,800 in 2000)
Danville:

$103,485
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $682.

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  • Races in Danville, PA (2010)

    Danville races chart
    • 4,30591.6%White alone
    • 1723.7%Hispanic
    • 1102.3%Asian alone
    • 511.1%Black alone
    • 481.0%Two or more races
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.09%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Danville: 89.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.7%), Irish (13.2%), English (7.9%), United States (7.4%), Italian (5.9%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/1849

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 1.59 square miles.

Population density: 2,979 people per square mile   (average).

Danville,PA real estate house value index trend

Danville, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Danville:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Danville borough:

  • Never married: 40.2%
  • Now married: 35.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

247 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

This borough:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,627 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,379 (1.4%)

Danville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (56.0 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (102.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mechanicsville, PA (1.1 miles ), Riverside borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Snydertown borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Buckhorn, PA (2.6 miles) , Washingtonville borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Rupert, PA (2.7 miles) , Elysburg, PA (2.7 miles ), Catawissa borough, PA (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.96 N, Longitude: 76.61 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,105 (+87.2%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 952 (43.3%)

Area code: 570

Danville household income distribution Danville home values distribution

Crime rates in Danville by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.021.20.00.00.0
Rapes 124310501
per 100,000 21.544.289.468.122.70.0106.00.021.2
Robberies 011101000
per 100,000 0.022.122.322.70.021.20.00.00.0
Assaults 35122192316202821
per 100,000 753.7264.944.7431.5521.5339.4424.2602.4444.4
Burglaries 22391041012973
per 100,000 473.7860.9223.590.8226.8254.6190.9150.663.5
Thefts 10817911275801101049187
per 100,000 2,325.63,951.42,502.81,703.41,814.12,333.52,205.71,957.81,841.3
Auto thefts 241322310
per 100,000 43.188.322.368.145.442.463.621.50.0
Arson 010020110
per 100,000 0.022.10.00.045.40.021.221.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.2) 287.4309.4197.7219.8207.2223.3266.9203.9177.6

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Crime rate in Danville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -616 (-11.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (47%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Danville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Danville borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/29/1976, a category F3 tornado 20.5 miles away from the borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Danville-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 53.1 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 200.2 miles away from Danville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 237.1 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 54.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 240.5 miles away from Danville center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 284.7 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 Montour County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Danville topographic map

Birthplace of: Will Furrer - Football player, C. Robert Kehler - Air Force general, James Balog - Photographer, Arda Bowser - Player of football, Brett Feese - Politician, Dan Washburn - Screenwriter, Kenny Casanova - Professional wrestler, Terry Hatch - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 7/2/68), Art McCoy - Baseball player, Bill Yerrick - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Hospitals in Danville:

  • DANVILLE STATE HOSP (200 STATE HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • GEISINGER HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (2 REHAB LANE)
  • GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 100 NORTH ACADEMY AVENUE)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL DANVILLE (100 NORTH ACADEMY AVENUE 3RD FLR BUSH & GEISINGER)

Nursing Homes in Danville:

  • DANVILLE STATE HOSPITAL LTC (PO BOX 700)
  • EMMANUEL CENTER FOR NURSING (600 SCHOOL HOUSE ROAD)
  • GOLD STAR NURSING HOME (303 SCHOOLHOUSE ROAD)
  • GRANDVIEW HEALTH HOMES (RD 4 WOODBINE LANE)
  • GRANDVIEW HEALTH HOMES, INC (49 WOODBINE LANE)
  • MARIA JOSEPH MANOR (RD 4 BOX 3)

Dialysis Facilities in Danville:

  • GMC OUTPATIENT DIALYSIS UNIT - JUSTIN DRIVE (100 JUSTIN DRIVE)

Home Health Centers in Danville:

  • GEISINGER HOME CARE (109 WOODBINE LANE)
  • SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY HOME HEALTH CARE (273 GOTSCHAL ROAD)

Airports and heliports located in Danville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Danville:

  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 10 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 9,452)
  • Bucknell University (about 15 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)
  • Susquehanna University (about 18 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; FT enrollment: 2,495)
  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 28 miles; Pottsville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,412)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 29 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 37 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Wilkes University (about 43 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)

Public high schools in Danville:

Private high school in Danville:

  • DANVILLE MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 52, Location: 422 ELYSBURG RD, Grades: 1-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Danville:

  • DANVILLE AREA MS (Students: 623, Location: NORTHUMBERLAND ROAD, Grades: 6-8)
  • LIBERTY-VALLEY EL SCH (Students: 436, Location: 175 LIBERTY VALLEY RD, Grades: 3-5)
  • DANVILLE PRIMARY SCH (Location: 604 WALNUT STREET, Grades: KG-2)

Private elementary/middle schools in Danville:

  • ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 148, Location: 511 FERRY ST, Grades: 1-8)
  • BREEZY MEADOW (Students: 26, Location: 622 PRESERVE RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • BEAVER RUN AMISH PAROCHIAL (Students: 23, Location: 290 PPL RD, Grades: 1-8)
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Library in Danville:

  • THOMAS BEAVER FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $160,615; Location: 205 FERRY STREET; 32,100 books; 1,200 audio materials; 1,828 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 115 print serial subscriptions; 5 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Danville: Continental Fire Company 3 (A), Friendship Fire Company 1 (B), Goodwill Hose Company 4 (C), Washington Fire and Hose Company 2 (D), Holy Family Convent (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Danville: Welsh Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Old Saint Josephs Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mahoning Creek (A), Blizzards Run (B), Sechler Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Danville: Washies Playground (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cherokee Travel Club (Tours & Charters; 50 Fox Fire Lane).

Hotels: Doctor's Inn Bed & Breakfast (101 West Market Street), Best Western (79 Old School Rd), Days Inn (50 Sheraton Rd), Danville-Days Inn Conference Center (50 Sheraton Rd), Atlantic Equipment Specialists Inc (3 Enterprise Drive).

Montour 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 2007 was 30.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.462. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.462
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 5.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.72
U.S.:

1.91
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  50.6%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.4%
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

People in group quarters in Danville in 2010:

  • 70 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Danville in 2000:

  • 73 people in religious group quarters
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Danville, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Danville (2011 data):

  • FNB Bank, National Association: Fnb Bank, National Association, Mill Street Office Branch, Mahoning Twp Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $387.3 mil, Deposits: $306.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Danville Branch at 101 Mill Street, branch established on 1968/11/04. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • First Keystone Community Bank: 1519 Bloom Road Branch at 1519 Bloom Road, branch established on 1990/05/15. Info updated 2010/10/19: Bank assets: $826.0 mil, Deposits: $627.9 mil, headquarters in Berwick, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: First Keystone Corporation
  • Jersey Shore State Bank: Danville Branch at 606 Continental Blvd, branch established on 2012/01/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $753.3 mil, Deposits: $583.6 mil, headquarters in Jersey Shore, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Danville Branch at 1229 Bloom Road, branch established on 1990/09/04. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Danville borough (based on Montour County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,21919
Catholic2,9321
Evangelical Protestant79812
None10,318-
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: 3
Montour County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Montour County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Montour County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montour County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.3%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Danville:

50.2%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Danville:

12.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Danville:

58.6%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Danville:

78.3%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Danville, 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 3$10,166$40,6641$1,112
Other Government Administration 3$12,978$51,91210$1,573
Judicial and Legal 1$490$5,8800$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$35,059$60,1012$4,442
Police - Other 1$3,658$43,8961$1,785
Firefighters 0$0 1$500
Streets and Highways 6$23,717$47,4341$1,151
Health 0$0 2$417
Sewerage 5$19,386$46,5260$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 1$1,787
Water Supply 8$35,110$52,6650$0
Totals for Government 34$140,564$49,61119$12,767

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $142,000 ($30.05)
    Regular Highways: $79,000 ($16.72)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $474,000 ($100.30)
    Police Protection: $436,000 ($92.26)
    General - Other: $337,000 ($71.31)
    Regular Highways: $282,000 ($59.67)
    Central Staff Services: $211,000 ($44.65)
    Housing & Community Development: $96,000 ($20.31)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($9.52)
    Fire Protection: $37,000 ($7.83)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($2.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($2.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($1.48)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($1.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $59,000 ($12.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,221,000 ($258.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $869,000 ($183.88)
    Parking Facilities: $55,000 ($11.64)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $28,000 ($5.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $185,000 ($39.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $87,000 ($18.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $143,000 ($30.26)
    Highways: $84,000 ($17.77)
    General Support: $4,000 ($0.85)
  • Tax - Property: $340,000 ($71.94)
    Individual Income: $326,000 ($68.98)
    NEC: $146,000 ($30.89)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $161,000 ($34.07)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,250,000 ($264.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,250,000 ($264.49)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $161,000 ($34.07)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,357,000 ($710.33)

6.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
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 Columbia County, PA  1.52% ($32,078 average AGI)
from Northumberland County, PA  1.23% ($35,574)
from Lycoming County, PA  0.28% ($44,000)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
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 Columbia County, PA  1.47% ($28,786 average AGI)
to Northumberland County, PA  1.35% ($36,214)
to Lycoming County, PA  0.21% ($35,875)

Strongest AM radio stations in Danville:

  • WPGM (1570 AM; 3 kW; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHLM (930 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Danville:

  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVLY-FM (100.9 FM; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WQSU (88.9 FM; SELINSGROVE, PA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZXR (99.3 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBZD-FM (93.3 FM; MUNCY, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBLJ-FM (95.3 FM; SHAMOKIN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W289AI (105.7 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENN. EDUC. TV ASSOC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WCXR (103.7 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
Danville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Danville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 57m187ftTotal length
  • 73,001Total average daily traffic
  • 5,567Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Danville, PA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Danville)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Danville, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Danville)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Danville)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Danville and their reported violations in the past:

DANVILLE MUNICIPAL WATER AUTH (Population served: 4,897, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2010. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2010)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2009)
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 14 other older monitoring violations
FIRST BAPTIST CH OF DANVILLE (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
BLUE SPRINGS TERRACE (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-18-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
LIBERTY VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MIDWAY LANES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FROSTY VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP FIRE COMPANY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MT VIEW BIBLE CAMP (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-29-2014 and JUL-29-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2014)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Danville that have no violations reported:

  • QUALITY INN AND SUITES (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUNTERS DAIRY FREEZE (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • REICHARTS MARDI GRAS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HEETERS DRIVE IN (Population served: 85, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PPL MONT PRESERVE VISITOR CTR (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PPL MONT PRESERVE HERON COVE (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PPL MONT PRESERVE GOOSE COVE (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH MONTOUR SPORTSMANS ASSOC (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FRANS DAIRY BAR (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Danville, Pennsylvania:

  • Pine Barn Inn, 1 Pne Barn Pl, Danville, Pennsylvania 17821 , Phone: (570) 275-2071, Fax: (570) 275-3248
  • Best Western Danville Inn, 79 Old Vly School Rd, Danville, Pennsylvania 17821 , Phone: (570) 275-5750, Fax: (570) 275-9310
  • Danville Super 8, 35 Sheraton Rd, Danville, Pennsylvania 17821 , Phone: (570) 275-4640, Fax: (570) 275-2064
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Danville, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Danville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary29281.0 years
John20976.1 years
William18774.6 years
Charles15875.9 years
Robert15270.6 years
Helen15282.7 years
Margaret13180.3 years
Anna11682.7 years
George11073.3 years
James10171.5 years
Most common last names in Danville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4874.2 years
Snyder4675.9 years
Smith4578.6 years
Shultz4175.1 years
Johnson3777.7 years
Jones3479.3 years
Foust3377.3 years
Weaver3276.0 years
Davis3076.1 years
Williams3076.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (47%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
Businesses in Danville, PA
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Quality1
CVS1Red Roof Inn1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Curves1Subway2
Days Inn1Super 81
Domino's Pizza1The Room Place1
Dunkin Donuts1True Value2
FedEx3U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
Giant1Volkswagen1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Hilton1

Danville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Danville on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 1,000+)"
There are 32 pilots and 16 other airmen in this city.
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