Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 724 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 360  (49.9%)
Females: 364  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  41.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18327.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,172 (it was $37,708 in 2000)
Delaware Water Gap:

$42,172
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,405 (it was $21,641 in 2000)

Delaware Water Gap borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $214,811 (it was $125,900 in 2000)
Delaware Water Gap:

$214,811
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $199,632; Detached houses: $209,917; Townhouses or other attached units: $125,889; In 2-unit structures: $178,490; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $63,426; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,263; Mobile homes: $34,406

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,171.

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  • Races in Delaware Water Gap, PA (2010)

    Delaware Water Gap races chart
    • 60781.4%White alone
    • 547.2%Hispanic
    • 476.3%Black alone
    • 293.9%Asian alone
    • 70.9%Two or more races
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Delaware Water Gap detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Delaware Water Gap: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (20.5%), Irish (15.2%), Italian (14.9%), Polish (5.8%), English (4.1%), Slovak (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1889

Elevation: 520 feet

Land area: 1.74 square miles.

Population density: 416 people per square mile   (low).

Delaware Water Gap,PA real estate house value index trend

Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Delaware Water Gap:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Delaware Water Gap borough:

  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

57 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.8% Europe).

This borough:

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Delaware Water Gap to the number of sex offenders is 366 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,279 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,468 (2.2%)

Delaware Water Gap satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (27.5 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (52.9 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (62.9 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: East Stroudsburg borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Stroudsburg borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Arlington Heights, PA (1.9 miles ), Hainesburg, NJ (2.2 miles) , Columbia, NJ (2.2 miles ), Portland borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Penn Estates, PA (2.5 miles ), Delaware, NJ (2.7 miles) .

Latitude: 40.98 N, Longitude: 75.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Delaware Water Gap household income distribution Delaware Water Gap home values distribution

Crime rates in Delaware Water Gap by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Thefts 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.7) 0.00.00.00.00.0

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Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Delaware Water Gap: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Delaware Water Gap-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Delaware Water Gap borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 22.1 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Delaware Water Gap-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 209.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from Delaware Water Gap 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 253.0 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 64.1 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) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from Delaware Water Gap center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.1 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 Monroe County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Delaware Water Gap topographic map

Birthplace of: John Siptroth - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Delaware Water Gap:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-STROUD (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • STROUD MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • POCONO MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • MEDICAL HOME CARE AFFILIATES INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE EAST STROUDSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • POCONO MEDICAL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • VNA HOSPICE OF MONROE COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Delaware Water Gap:

  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 2 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,195)
  • Centenary College (about 19 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • Lafayette College (about 20 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Sussex County Community College (about 21 miles; Newton, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,402)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 24 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • Lehigh University (about 29 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • County College of Morris (about 31 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)

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Notable locations in Delaware Water Gap: Lake Lenape Cave Shelter (A), Cherry Valley Golf Course (B), Delaware - Water Gap Fire Department Station 26 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Delaware Water Gap: Saint Marks Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Delaware Water Gap Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Lenape Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Caledonia Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Antoine Dutot Museum & Gallery (Main Street).

Monroe 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 2012 was 86.7. This is about average.

City:

86.7
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.15
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Delaware Water Gap and their reported violations in the past:

DELAWARE WATER GAP BORO (Population served: 850, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2007), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-27-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUN-10-2011 to JUL-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAR-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-30-2006)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  55.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Delaware Water Gap compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Delaware Water Gap travel time to work - commute Delaware Water Gap mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Delaware Water Gap borough (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,65010
Evangelical Protestant15,36349
Mainline Protestant15,12846
Other3,43714
Orthodox5803
None93,684-
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: 29
Monroe County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Monroe County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Monroe County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 143
Here:

8.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

27.5%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
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
Other Government Administration 1$5,280$63,3601$2,754
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,503
Streets and Highways 1$6,888$82,6561$1,499
Totals for Government 2$12,168$73,0083$5,756

Delaware Water Gap government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($45.58)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $101,000 ($139.50)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($93.92)
    Central Staff Services: $67,000 ($92.54)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($74.59)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($70.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($44.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($15.19)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($12.43)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($8.29)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($6.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($5.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($52.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $117,000 ($161.60)

Delaware Water Gap government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($38.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.76)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($9.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $97,000 ($133.98)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($23.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $139,000 ($191.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $27,000 ($37.29)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $79,000 ($109.12)
    Property: $68,000 ($93.92)
    NEC: $22,000 ($30.39)

Delaware Water Gap government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $641,000 ($885.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $604,000 ($834.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $37,000 ($51.10)

Delaware Water Gap government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $85,000 ($117.40)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $449,000 ($620.17)

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($281 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Northampton County, PA  0.45% ($40,115 average AGI)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($53,566)
from Pike County, PA  0.29% ($27,328)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northampton County, PA  0.51% ($41,886 average AGI)
to Carbon County, PA  0.25% ($32,936)
to Luzerne County, PA  0.23% ($26,945)

Strongest AM radio stations in Delaware Water Gap:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVPO (840 AM; daytime; 0 kW; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Delaware Water Gap:

  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W247AE (97.3 FM; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WESS (90.3 FM; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: EAST STROUDSBURG UNIVERSITY)
  • W232AM (94.3 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION ASSOCIATION)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W284AF (104.7 FM; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Delaware Water Gap:

  • W60AH (Channel 60; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W64AL (Channel 64; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W66AL (Channel 66; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNJB2 (Channel 58; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W49BE (Channel 49; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents139
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities102
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents243
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents19
See more detailed statistics of Delaware Water Gap fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 368m1,207ftTotal length
  • $27,000Total costs
  • 176,925Total average daily traffic
  • 18,322Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 141950-1959
  • 11960-1969
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Delaware Water Gap, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Delaware Water Gap)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 480 Ft From The I80 St Hwy 402 Int (Lat: 40.990639 Lon: -75.141000), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNZS755, Licensee ID: L00029011
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/03/2002, Expiration Date: 07/03/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/17/2006
    Registrant: County Of Monroe, 1004 Main St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360, Phone: (717) 421-5791
  • Lat: 40.986667 Lon: -75.147778, Call Sign: WPZP637
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 463.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2004, Expiration Date: 02/13/2014, Certifier: Guy M Miller
    Registrant: Tuway Wireless, 2115 City Line Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017, Phone: (610) 865-3811, Fax: (610) 865-3818
  • MOBILE, Lat: 40.982778 Lon: -75.138111, Call Sign: WQRC558, Licensee ID: L00016788
    Assigned Frequencies: 814.212 MHz, 813.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: James R Barsuglia
    Registrant: State Of New Jersey, River Road, West Trenton, NJ 08628, Phone: (609) 882-2000

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STROUDSBURG, Off 611 South & Tots Gap Road (Lat: 40.948139 Lon: -75.160167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WQOK485
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6845.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/26/2011, Expiration Date: 10/26/2021, Certifier: Daniel B Mannisto
    Registrant: Auburn Data Systems, LLC, 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2800, Chicago, IL 60601, Phone: (312) 624-7709, Email:
  • SITE 66B, Off 611 South & Tots Gap Road (Lat: 40.948139 Lon: -75.160167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WQPG721, Licensee ID: L01653650
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, 11405.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/14/2012, Expiration Date: 05/14/2022, Certifier: Nelson Santos
    Registrant: Sw Networks, 948 Springer Drive, Lombard, IL 60148, Phone: (630) 652-3807, Fax: (630) 652-3805

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K3JGS
    Grant Date: 04/05/1995, Expiration Date: 04/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2007
    Registrant: Mildred A Buzzard, Cherry Valley Rd, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
  • Call Sign: KD5CEU, Licensee ID: L00287621
    Grant Date: 06/07/2006, Expiration Date: 06/07/2016
    Registrant: Daniel N Krautkremer, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
  • Call Sign: W3LRJ
    Grant Date: 10/20/1987, Expiration Date: 10/20/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/21/1999
    Registrant: Richard B Carlton, Oak St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: SCHLEICHER K 6 CR (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 1510 , Serial Number: 6585, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 40, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2369C , Serial Number: 30669, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Charles M Blackert, Box 152 Cherry Valley Rd, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS 1-26A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 58 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3872A , Serial Number: 14, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Paul J Leal, Po Box 40, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5828E , Serial Number: 17328, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Charles M Blackert, Po Box 152, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327

Most common first names in Delaware Water Gap, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert974.5 years
William872.1 years
John869.1 years
Charles576.6 years
Joseph582.0 years
James354.3 years
Edward379.0 years
Elizabeth385.4 years
Thomas376.3 years
Anne282.0 years
Most common last names in Delaware Water Gap, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Drake477.8 years
Hauser481.0 years
Buzzard384.3 years
Bennett380.7 years
Clausen387.3 years
Keller381.3 years
Shoemaker379.9 years
Gallagher262.9 years
Dutt279.0 years
Kaiser272.0 years

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