Dudley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 180 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.3%
Males: 80  (44.7%)
Females: 100  (55.3%)
Median resident age:

43.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip code: 16634

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,926 (it was $33,393 in 2000)
Dudley:

$54,926
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,093 (it was $14,984 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,307 (it was $59,400 in 2000)
Dudley:

$93,307
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $115,071; detached houses: $119,697; mobile homes: $94,702

Median gross rent in 2019: $649.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dudley: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.7%
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According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Dudley, Pennsylvania as of September 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dudley is 170 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (35.4%), Italian (16.5%), Irish (15.2%), American (11.4%), Polish (2.5%), Scottish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/13/1876

Elevation: 1540 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 478 people per square mile   (low).

Dudley, Pennsylvania map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,377 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $970 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (67.2 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (96.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (161.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Coalmont, PA (1.2 miles),
Broad Top City borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Saxton borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Defiance, PA (2.1 miles ),
Stonerstown, PA (2.1 miles ),
Hopewell borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Saltillo borough, PA (3.0 miles ),
Cassville, PA (3.1 miles)

Latitude: 40.21 N, Longitude: 78.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Distribution of median household income in Dudley, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Dudley, PA in 2019

Dudley satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Dudley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Leather & allied products (20.3%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (3.8%)
  • Machinery (3.8%)
  • Paper (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.0%)
  • Leather & allied products (9.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (6.8%)
  • Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (6.8%)
  • Metals & minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (6.8%)
  • Paper (6.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Leather & allied products (34.3%)
  • Educational services (17.1%)
  • Machinery (8.6%)
  • Social assistance (8.6%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (5.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Dudley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (20.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (17.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)

Average climate in Dudley, Pennsylvania

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Tornado activity:

Dudley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.3 miles away from the Dudley borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.8 miles away from the borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dudley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 159.3 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 146.3 miles away from Dudley center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 183.5 miles away from Dudley 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 113.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 156.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 168.3 miles away from Dudley 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 Huntingdon County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dudley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dudley:

  • MORRISONS COVE HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MARTINSBURG, PA)
  • NASON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ROARING SPRING, PA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE ALTOONA (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ROARING SPRING, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dudley:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 27 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • Saint Francis University (about 32 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 35 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 37 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 47 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Hagerstown Community College (about 49 miles; Hagerstown, MD; FT enrollment: 3,220)

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Huntingdon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Dudley:

Marital status in Dudley, PA
  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Dudley:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 53.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dudley, PA (based on Huntingdon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,47169
Evangelical Protestant6,31052
Catholic2,5724
Other3062
Black Protestant2952
Orthodox202
None28,939-
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: 7
Huntingdon County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Huntingdon County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Huntingdon County:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Huntingdon County:

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Huntingdon County:

28.8%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$77
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$107
Totals for Government 0$0 4$184

Dudley government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $16,000 ($88.89)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($33.33)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($27.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($5.56)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($5.56)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($5.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($5.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($5.56)

Dudley government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($50.00)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $13,000 ($72.22)
    Property: $9,000 ($50.00)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,000 ($5.56)

Dudley government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000 ($94.44)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($77.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000 ($16.67)

Dudley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,000 ($238.89)

3.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.59%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Blair County, PA  0.70% ($43,386 average AGI)
from Mifflin County, PA  0.48% ($37,949)
from Centre County, PA  0.41% ($59,000)


3.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mifflin County, PA  0.70% ($29,983 average AGI)
to Blair County, PA  0.61% ($41,248)
to Centre County, PA  0.32% ($47,547)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dudley:

  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WJSM (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WHJB (1600 AM; 5 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: JOHN H. CESSNA)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WBFD (1310 AM; 3 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dudley:

  • WJSM-FM (92.7 FM; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WSKE (104.3 FM; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WWLY (106.3 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES,LLC)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dudley:

  • W32AX (Channel 32; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W65AL (Channel 65; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)

Dudley fatal accident list:

Dec 7, 1985 01:30 PM, 00721, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • $995,000Total costs
  • 4,098Total average daily traffic
  • 280Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,288Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hunt64, Off Dudley Road (Lat: 40.203722 Lon: -78.185750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 29.3 m, Call Sign: WQST978,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4962.50 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2013, Expiration Date: 11/14/2023, Certifier: Charles K Leto, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC3FJN, Licensee ID: L01965121, Grant Date: 08/17/2015, Expiration Date: 08/17/2025, Certifier: Ronald D Wolfe, Registrant: Ronald D Wolfe, Dudley, PA 16634

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dudley, PA
  • 66.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.3%Wood
  • 9.7%Utility gas
  • 5.6%Electricity
  • 2.8%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dudley, PA
  • 77.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Dudley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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