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Sullivan County

Population in 2012: 120 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.6%
Males: 58  (48.3%)
Females: 62  (51.7%)

Median resident age:  63.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  43.3 years

Estimated median household income in 2011: $27,229 (it was $40,833 in 2000)
Eagles Mere:

$27,229
Pennsylvania:

$50,228
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $17,114

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $123,095 (it was $218,400 in 2000)
Eagles Mere:

$123,095
Pennsylvania:

$164,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $247,885; Detached houses: $247,885

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  • White alone - 118 (98.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.8%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eagles Mere: 98.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: Irish (29.1%), German (25.5%), French (12.7%), Italian (10.9%), Scottish (5.5%), Swiss (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 2061 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 58 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Eagles Mere:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 5.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eagles Mere borough:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 65.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 27.5%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

3 residents are foreign born ().

This borough:  7.5%
Pennsylvania:  5.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,833 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (47.4 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (123.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Laporte borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Forksville, PA (2.4 miles) , Picture Rocks borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Dushore borough, PA (3.5 miles ), Jamison City, PA (3.7 miles) , Hughesville borough, PA (3.7 miles ), New Albany borough, PA (3.9 miles ), Waller, PA (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 41.41 N, Longitude: 76.58 W

Area code: 570

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.3%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+24.4%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (50%)
  • Other services, except public administration (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction laborers (15%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (15%)
  • Carpenters (10%)
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (21%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11%)
  • Accountants and auditors (8%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (8%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (8%)


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Tornado activity:

Eagles Mere-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Eagles Mere borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.6 miles away from the borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eagles Mere-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 97% 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 80.0 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 80.8 miles away from Eagles Mere 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 95.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from Eagles Mere center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sullivan County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.eaglesmere.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eagles Mere:

  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 27 miles; Williamsport, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,469)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 29 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,552)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 35 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 3,717)
  • Bucknell University (about 36 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,667)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 38 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,919)
  • Wilkes University (about 38 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,593)
  • King's College (about 39 miles; Wilkes Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,022)

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Notable location: Eagles Mere Volunteer Fire Company Station 51 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Eagles Mere Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Crestmont Inn & Restaurant (Crestmont Drive).

 
Sullivan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 20.2. This is significantly better than average.
City:

20.2
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.53
U.S.:

2.88
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.5
U.S.:

22.1

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

EAGLES MERE BEACH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
EAGLES MERE COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • EAGLES MERE INN (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JRS MINI MARKET (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.5%

Average household size:
This borough:  1.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  66.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Eagles Mere compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Eagles Mere (2011 data):

  • People's State Bank of Wyalusing, Pennsylvania: Eagles Mere Branch at Eagles Mere Avenue, branch established on 1970/07/08. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $236.1 mil, Deposits: $206.4 mil, headquarters in Wyalusing, PA, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Ltd.

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Electricity (35%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Eagles Mere (based on Sullivan County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.79%
Here43.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America The Wesleyan ChurchFriends (Quakers)
Adherents39.8%22.0%11.2%10.4%4.2%
Congregations22.2%37.0%3.7%7.4%3.7%
NameAssemblies of GodUnited Church of ChristOrthodox Church in America: Territorial DiocesesMennonite Church USAOther
Adherents3.3%3.2%2.4%2.3%1.1%
Congregations3.7%7.4%3.7%7.4%3.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Sullivan County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Sullivan County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

17.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

29.5%
Pennsylvania:

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

17.6%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$846
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,554
Streets and Highways 1$3,055$36,6600$0
Sewerage 1$2,725$32,7001$122
Totals for Government 2$5,780$34,6803$2,522

Eagles Mere government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $146,000 ($1216.67)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $84,000 ($700.00)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($625.00)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($175.00)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($158.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($116.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($83.33)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($33.33)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($25.00)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000 ($8.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $65,000 ($541.67)

Eagles Mere government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($358.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($75.00)
    All Other: $1,000 ($8.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($191.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $39,000 ($325.00)
    Highways: $9,000 ($75.00)
  • Tax - Property: $85,000 ($708.33)
    NEC: $23,000 ($191.67)
    Individual Income: $10,000 ($83.33)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $495,000 ($4125.00)

5.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lycoming County, PA  0.89% ($20,818 average AGI)
from Bradford County, PA  0.85% ($29,286)


6.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Bradford County, PA  1.29% ($34,938 average AGI)
to Lycoming County, PA  1.13% ($32,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eagles Mere:

  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eagles Mere:

  • WCOZ (103.9 FM; LAPORTE, PA; Owner: SMITH AND FITZGERALD, PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHGL-FM (100.3 FM; CANTON, PA; Owner: CANTROAIR COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WGGI (95.9 FM; BENTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Eagles Mere:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)

Eagles Mere fatal accident list:

Dec 20, 1985 08:40 PM, Alleg.Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Eagles Mere)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fire Station Laporte Ave (Lat: 41.408972 Lon: -76.581611), Call Sign: KIC220
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8800 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/29/2011, Expiration Date: 01/13/2022
    Registrant: Eagles Mere Volunteer Fire Company, Eagles Mere, PA 17731, Phone: (570) 525-3069

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ATC Eaglesmeir, 2.8 Km East Of (Pa088208) (Lat: 41.406194 Lon: -76.544833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.6 m, Overall height: 74 m, Call Sign: WQGU442
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 19640.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 10955.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2007, Expiration Date: 04/18/2017, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2011, Certifier: Danielle A Small
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W3ZR, Previous Call Sign: K3BM, Licensee ID: L00152041
    Grant Date: 01/30/2010, Expiration Date: 01/30/2020, Certifier: Robert D Montgomery
    Registrant: Robert D Montgomery, Eagles Mere, PA 17731

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 383ME , Serial Number: 172S8567, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Parlu Ventures LLC, 2 Sullivan Ave, Eagles Mere, PA 17731


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