Derry, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 2,613 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.6%
 
Males: 1,198  (45.9%)
Females: 1,415  (54.1%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15627.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,259 (it was $29,785 in 2000)
Derry:

$42,259
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,781 (it was $15,671 in 2000)

Derry borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $96,269 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Derry:

$96,269
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $160,379; Detached houses: $167,059; Townhouses or other attached units: $185,183; In 2-unit structures: $75,527; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $179,945; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $125,290; Mobile homes: $45,055

Median gross rent in 2013: $564.

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  • Races in Derry, PA (2010)

    Derry races chart
    • 2,62497.6%White alone
    • 210.8%Hispanic
    • 160.6%Black alone
    • 170.6%Two or more races
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Derry: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.7%), Irish (17.0%), Italian (13.6%), United States (8.5%), English (6.1%), Polish (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/22/1881

Elevation: 1175 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 3,229 people per square mile   (average).

Derry,PA real estate house value index trend

Derry, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Derry:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Derry borough:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

10 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,268 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,161 (1.2%)

Derry satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (36.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (220.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Millwood, PA (1.3 miles ), Bradenville, PA (1.5 miles ), Loyalhanna, PA (1.8 miles ), McChesneytown-Loyalhanna, PA (1.9 miles ), Latrobe, PA (2.1 miles ), Youngstown borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Lawson Heights, PA (2.3 miles ), St. Vincent College, PA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 79.30 W

Area code: 724

Derry household income distribution Derry home values distribution

Crime rates in Derry by Year
Type 2002 2008 2009 2010 2011 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010000
per 100,000 0.036.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 001000
per 100,000 0.00.036.30.00.00.0
Assaults 2137972
per 100,000 66.6468.0254.3325.7259.576.1
Burglaries 733011
per 100,000 233.0108.0109.00.037.138.0
Thefts 3939161240
per 100,000 1,298.31,403.9581.2434.3148.30.0
Auto thefts 930000
per 100,000 299.6108.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 100000
per 100,000 33.30.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.9) 106.2195.993.283.060.818.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Derry detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Derry, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Derry-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Derry borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Derry-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 98.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from Derry 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 172.1 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 288.8 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 136.0 miles away from Derry 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 204.3 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 Westmoreland County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Frank Patrick (American football) - Football player, James Patterson (actor) - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Derry:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE LATROBE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; LATROBE, PA)
  • BETHLEN COMMUNITIES HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LIGONIER, PA)
  • BETHLEN HM OF THE HUNGARIAN RF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LIGONIER, PA)
  • SAINT ANNE HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GREENSBURG, PA)
  • REHAB AND NURSING CTR GREATER PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GREENSBURG, PA)
  • REDSTONE HIGHLANDS HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GREENSBURG, PA)
  • COMMUNITY CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GREENSBURG, PA)

Amtrak stations near Derry:

  • 5 miles: LATROBE (329 KCKINLEY AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for taxi service.
  • 14 miles: GREENSBURG (HARRISON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 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 Derry:

  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 9 miles; Blairsville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,602)
  • Seton Hill University (about 14 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 16 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 21 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 26 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 35 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 36 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

Public high school in Derry:

  • DERRY AREA SHS (Students: 948, Location: 988 NORTH CHESTNUT ST EXT, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Derry:

  • GRANDVIEW EL SCH (Students: 814, Location: 188 RECREATION RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • DERRY AREA MS (Students: 594, Location: 994 NORTH CHESTNUT ST EXT, Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Derry:

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Notable location: Derry Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Derry include: Church of Christ (A), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Westmoreland 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.263. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 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 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.93
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 5.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.07
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.2%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.5% for other race residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Derry (2011 data):

  • First Commonwealth Bank: Derry Branch at 200 South Chestnut Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2010/11/23: Bank assets: $5,779.0 mil, Deposits: $4,511.6 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
  • Northwest Savings Bank: Derry Branch at 370 W. Governor Road, branch established on 2004/03/11. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • S&T Bank: Derry Branch at 100 S Chestnut St, branch established on 1935/06/13. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.
  • Ameriserv Financial Bank: Derry Branch at 112 South Chestnut, branch established on 1962/10/15. Info updated 2010/05/21: Bank assets: $952.1 mil, Deposits: $816.6 mil, headquarters in Johnstown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Ameriserv Financial, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Derry borough (based on Westmoreland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic121,69160
Mainline Protestant67,009194
Evangelical Protestant26,600170
Orthodox2,03617
Black Protestant1,32011
Other1,16416
None145,349-
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: 54
Westmoreland County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Westmoreland County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westmoreland County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 246
Here:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Westmoreland County:

23.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Derry:

62.4%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Derry:

64.9%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Derry:

27.1
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.8%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.3
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Derry:

67.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Derry:

83.3%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Derry, 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 1$2,823$33,8760$0
Other Government Administration 7$255$4370$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$9,309$37,2364$1,302
Streets and Highways 2$6,253$37,5181$1,729
Totals for Government 13$18,640$17,2065$3,031

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

  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $445,000 ($170.30)
    Regular Highways: $380,000 ($145.43)
    Sewerage: $177,000 ($67.74)
    General - Other: $158,000 ($60.47)
    Police Protection: $120,000 ($45.92)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($13.01)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($9.57)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($8.04)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($6.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($1.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($1.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($1.53)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000 ($42.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $9,000 ($3.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $292,000 ($111.75)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $373,000 ($142.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($1.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($9.18)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($6.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $158,000 ($60.47)
    Highways: $53,000 ($20.28)
    All Other: $29,000 ($11.10)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Tax - Property: $201,000 ($76.92)
    Individual Income: $154,000 ($58.94)
    NEC: $62,000 ($23.73)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.38)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,845,000 ($706.08)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $220,000 ($84.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,873,000 ($716.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $192,000 ($73.48)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $19,000 ($7.27)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $366,000 ($140.07)

3.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.47%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($307 average AGI)
Westmoreland County:

0.01%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.24% ($46,444 average AGI)
from Fayette County, PA  0.26% ($35,695)
from Washington County, PA  0.16% ($36,992)


3.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($170 average AGI)
Westmoreland County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.27% ($38,522 average AGI)
to Fayette County, PA  0.23% ($32,308)
to Washington County, PA  0.17% ($35,314)

Strongest AM radio stations in Derry:

  • WQTW (1570 AM; 1 kW; LATROBE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCNS (1480 AM; 1 kW; LATROBE, PA; Owner: LONGO MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Derry:

  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSVILLE, PA; Owner: LONGO MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Derry:

  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
Derry fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Derry fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 48m157ftTotal length
  • $5,000Total costs
  • 13,054Total average daily traffic
  • 628Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Derry)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Derry, PA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, .55 Mi Sw Of Bear Cave Lookout Tower (Lat: 40.341722 Lon: -79.234472), Overall height: 67.1 m, Call Sign: WNTS466
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/1999, Expiration Date: 05/03/2009, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2009Registrant: Phone: (603) 352-4694
  • WEST02, Near Bear Cave, Norht Of Fire Tower Road (Lat: 40.345639 Lon: -79.225306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WPSJ449
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2001, Expiration Date: 05/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2001, Certifier: Donald R Appleby JrRegistrant: Rcc Consultants, Inc., 2000 Linglestown Rd., Ste. 304, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9347, Phone: (717) 651-3304, Fax: (717) 671-0200
  • WEST30, Off T 847 (Lat: 40.341583 Lon: -79.233972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WPTX983
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2011, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022, Certifier: Donald R Appleby JrRegistrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Bretz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • DERRY, Lat: 40.332500 Lon: -79.302889, Call Sign: WPWZ310, Licensee ID: L00067041
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2003, Expiration Date: 02/13/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2013, Certifier: Richard K ThomasRegistrant: Municipal Authority Of The Borough Of Derry
  • PIT0632, Township Road 135 (Lat: 40.333333 Lon: -79.380000), Type: Mast, Structure height: 32 m, Overall height: 32.5 m, Call Sign: WQFG225, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • LOYAL HANNA, Twp Rd 135, .5 Mi W Of Hwy 981 (Lat: 40.333639 Lon: -79.378972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQRY578
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2013, Expiration Date: 08/15/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Twp Rd 135, .5 Mi W Of Hwy 981 (Lat: 40.333611 Lon: -79.378889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 87.5 m, Call Sign: KNKG827
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.487 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Derry)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18649 , Serial Number: 15074015, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 11/02/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Dixon, 302 W 6th Ave, Derry, PA 15627

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$73,5007$70,14320$94,2004$7,2503$47,3330$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$83,0001$5,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$90,0000$019$88,7899$19,3333$129,0002$83,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$26,5009$72,5562$23,5001$28,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$107,5001$10,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8082.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$67,0001$83,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$87,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8082.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

DERRY BORO MUNI AUTH (Population served: 6,500, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2013. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2008. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
  • 26 other older monitoring violations
MOXIES CREAMERY (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 54
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Derry

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Derry, PA
Most common first names in Derry, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9175.5 years
Mary8380.1 years
William5375.6 years
Joseph4476.7 years
George4375.4 years
Charles4272.5 years
James3971.8 years
Anna3878.6 years
Helen3578.3 years
Paul2971.6 years
Most common last names in Derry, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2974.5 years
Moore1573.3 years
Jones1469.3 years
Gray1478.6 years
Hughes1279.3 years
Shaffer1277.7 years
Campbell1175.1 years
Allison1181.4 years
Thomas1180.8 years
Hill1181.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Businesses in Derry, PA

  • GNC: 1
  • Rite Aid: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Derry 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There is 1 pilot and 5 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Ronald Louis Dudzinsky (8)
  • James Michael Waggle (6)
  • James M. Waggle (5)
  • Michael D. Shultz (3)
  • Bryan Richard Mcfadden (2)
  • Edward M. Dinco (1)
  • Christopher Patrick (1)
  • Daniel J. Colcombe (1)
  • Michael Angus (1)
  • Jeanne Marie Mccullough (1)

Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2016.