For population 25 years and over in East Berlin:
For population 15 years and over in East Berlin borough:
18 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,000 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (36.5 miles , pop. 56,348).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (47.7 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (97.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Abbottstown borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Hampton, PA (2.0 miles ), Lake Meade, PA (2.2 miles ), New Oxford borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Spring Grove borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Wellsville borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Dover borough, PA (2.9 miles ), York Springs borough, PA (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 39.94 N, Longitude: 76.98 W
Area code: 717
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: +177 (+14.9%).
Work and jobs in East Berlin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in East Berlin, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
East Berlin-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the East Berlin borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 9.5 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:East Berlin-area historical earthquake activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 78% 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 56.8 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 58.1 miles away from East Berlin center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.8 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 68.6 miles away from East Berlin center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adams County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near East Berlin:
Airports and other landing facilities located in East Berlin:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Berlin:
Public high school in East Berlin:
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Private elementary/middle school in East Berlin:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.189. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.1%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
East Berlin compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in East Berlin (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for East Berlin (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
East Berlin government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,933 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($287 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,107 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($249 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in East Berlin:
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TV broadcast stations around East Berlin:
East Berlin fatal accident list:
Aug 29, 2008 03:40 PM, Sr-194, Park Av, Lat: 39.933614, Lon: -76.979936, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 29, 1998 00:47 AM, Sr-194, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 9, 1989 08:49 PM, 194, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 6, 1978 06:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 11,824
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,024
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 15,534
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in East Berlin)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Berlin)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in East Berlin)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Berlin, PA
Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2013.