East Petersburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 4,524 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 2,238  (49.5%)
Females: 2,286  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

44.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17520.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,763 (it was $52,222 in 2000)
East Petersburg:

$72,763
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,095 (it was $21,979 in 2000)

East Petersburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $191,599 (it was $111,000 in 2000)
East Petersburg:

$191,599
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $245,896; detached houses: $273,439; townhouses or other attached units: $180,348; in 2-unit structures: $660,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $182,376; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $193,046; mobile homes: $64,997

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,068.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Petersburg: 96.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.5%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.4% for Black residents, 3.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in East Petersburg, PA (2010)
    • 3,90886.7%White alone
    • 3096.9%Hispanic
    • 1302.9%Black alone
    • 922.0%Two or more races
    • 541.2%Asian alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in East Petersburg, Pennsylvania as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in East Petersburg is 912 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in East Petersburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(22.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
1
(22.1)
2
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(45.6)
3
(69.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(69.1)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(91.2)
3
(69.0)
2
(46.2)
4
(92.1)
2
(46.1)
1
(22.9)
1
(22.1)
2
(43.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
2
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
6
(132.7)
1
(22.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(228.1)
10
(229.9)
25
(577.8)
7
(161.1)
8
(184.5)
7
(160.0)
5
(110.6)
6
(131.8)
5
(110.7)
12
(265.7)
2
(44.2)
3
(66.3)
9
(199.0)
9
(198.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
46
(1,049)
64
(1,471)
65
(1,502)
36
(828.7)
44
(1,015)
26
(594.4)
32
(708.0)
33
(725.1)
59
(1,307)
35
(774.9)
18
(398.2)
13
(287.1)
35
(774.0)
22
(486.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(45.6)
3
(69.0)
1
(23.1)
3
(69.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(88.5)
1
(22.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(91.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(92.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.7)
2
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)111.7114.9130.189.169.641.442.347.068.471.745.658.178.546.2

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Crime rate in East Petersburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (47.1%), English (6.7%), Italian (5.9%), American (5.5%), Polish (4.2%), Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/20/1946

Elevation: 357 feet

Land area: 1.21 square miles.

Population density: 3,750 people per square mile   (average).

East Petersburg, Pennsylvania map

183 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This borough:

4.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,516 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,082 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (4.9 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (56.6 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (64.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Landisville, PA (1.8 miles ),
Salunga-Landisville, PA (1.8 miles ),
Salunga, PA (2.0 miles ),
Lititz borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Lancaster, PA (2.2 miles ),
Manheim borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Mountville borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Millersville borough, PA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.10 N, Longitude: 76.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,229 (-26.7%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 139 (4.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 717

Distribution of median household income in East Petersburg, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in East Petersburg, PA in 2017
East Petersburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in East Petersburg, PA
Historical housing units in East Petersburg, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +294 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in East Petersburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Printing & related support activities (7.0%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.9%)
  • Educational services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common occupations in East Petersburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Printing workers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.1%)

Average climate in East Petersburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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East Petersburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.6. This is about average.

City:

84.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.49
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00190
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

East Petersburg-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the East Petersburg borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 tornado 17.3 miles away from the borough center caused $18 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Petersburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 23.0 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 24.1 miles away from East Petersburg 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 232.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 285.8 miles away from East Petersburg center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 272.1 miles away from the city 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 192.8 miles away from East Petersburg 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 Lancaster County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Petersburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Petersburg:

  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • PHYSICIANS DIALYSIS OF LANCASTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH CAMPUS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • MENNONITE HOME, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • LANCASHIRE HALL (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • BRETHREN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • HOSPICE LANCASTER CNTY (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)

Amtrak stations near East Petersburg:

  • 4 miles: LANCASTER (53 MCGOVERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Petersburg:

  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 5 miles; Lancaster, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 18 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 22 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • Alvernia University (about 27 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 27 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)

Public elementary/middle school in East Petersburg:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: East Petersburg Fire Company 1 Station 2 - 3 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in East Petersburg: East Petersburg Civic Grounds (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lancaster 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:

2.6 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

74.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
16 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in East Petersburg (2011 data):

  • Fulton Bank, National Association: East Petersburg Branch at 5998 Main Street, branch established on 1955/03/25. Info updated 2010/12/30: Bank assets: $9,041.7 mil, Deposits: $6,700.3 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 122 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in East Petersburg:

Marital status in East Petersburg, PA
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in East Petersburg:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - East Petersburg
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for East Petersburg, PA (based on Lancaster County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant122,957568
Mainline Protestant71,573192
Catholic51,29220
Other5,53620
Black Protestant2,1638
Orthodox1,6002
None264,324-
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: 106
Lancaster County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Lancaster County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Lancaster County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 131
Lancaster County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 296
Here:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Petersburg:

22.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
East Petersburg:

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Petersburg:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
East Petersburg:

36.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
East Petersburg:

78.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Petersburg, 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
Water Supply 5$18,963$45,5110$0
Financial Administration 3$11,663$46,6524$1,215
Streets and Highways 1$4,675$56,1000$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 9$35,301$47,0684$1,215

East Petersburg government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $620,000 ($137.05)
    Police Protection: $557,000 ($123.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $354,000 ($78.25)
    Central Staff Services: $249,000 ($55.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $203,000 ($44.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000 ($33.82)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($28.29)
    General Public Buildings: $77,000 ($17.02)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($4.86)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($3.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($2.21)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($0.88)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($5.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($6.19)
    Water Utilities: $23,000 ($5.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $497,000 ($109.86)

East Petersburg government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $333,000 ($73.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $76,000 ($16.80)
    Other: $19,000 ($4.20)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $23,000 ($5.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $68,000 ($15.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000 ($3.32)
    Fines and Forfeits: $14,000 ($3.09)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($1.99)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($1.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $529,000 ($116.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $89,000 ($19.67)
    Highways: $89,000 ($19.67)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Tax - Property: $648,000 ($143.24)
    Individual Income: $466,000 ($103.01)
    Public Utility License: $49,000 ($10.83)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $46,000 ($10.17)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $45,000 ($9.95)

East Petersburg government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $720,000 ($159.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $613,000 ($135.50)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,000 ($23.65)

East Petersburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $349,000 ($77.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,043,000 ($230.55)

3.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($661 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Chester County, PA  0.34% ($49,118 average AGI)
from York County, PA  0.31% ($45,275)
from Berks County, PA  0.28% ($48,724)


3.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,303 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($357 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to York County, PA  0.37% ($43,221 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.26% ($55,449)
to Berks County, PA  0.23% ($49,157)
Businesses in East Petersburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Nissan1
FedEx1Subaru1
Ford1Toyota1
Hyundai1U-Haul1
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Strongest AM radio stations in East Petersburg:

  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WLPA (1490 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Petersburg:

  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W259AA (99.7 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WFNM (89.1 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE)
  • WLCH (91.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: SPANISH AMERICAN CIVIC ASSC FOR EQUL)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Petersburg:

  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)
East Petersburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

East Petersburg fatal accident list:

Dec 9, 1996 02:16 AM, 722, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 13, 1987 03:48 PM, Sr07220060, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1985 05:14 PM, 36006, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 30, 1983 11:99 PM, 00138, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 32.9mTotal length
  • $2,321,000Total costs
  • 247,994Total average daily traffic
  • 21,342Total average daily truck traffic
  • 231,333Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in East Petersburg, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 71960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for East Petersburg, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • David Werblow, Pine And Broad Streets (2la6026b) (Lat: 40.102944 Lon: -76.351694), Type: 41.5, Structure height: 42071 m, Overall height: 41.5 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-8401
  • David Werblow, Pine And Broad Streets (2la6026b) (Lat: 40.102944 Lon: -76.351694), Type: 41.5, Structure height: 42071 m, Overall height: 41.5 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-8401
  • David Werblow, Pine And Broad Streets (2la6026b) (Lat: 40.102944 Lon: -76.351694), Type: 41.5, Structure height: 42071 m, Overall height: 41.5 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-8401

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 40.084250 Lon: -76.334694, Call Sign: WPBR829,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.262 MHz, 466.337 MHz, 462.487 MHz, 463.362 MHz, 467.162 MHz, 468.462 MHz, 469.887 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2013, Expiration Date: 02/17/2023, Registrant: United Parcel Service, Inc., 2200 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY 40219-3565, Phone: (502) 961-1406, Fax: (502) 374-3893, Email:
  • MOBILES L4, Lat: 40.125556 Lon: -76.389167, Call Sign: WQKW989, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.055 MHz, Grant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 10/14/2019, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St, Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Email:
  • Lat: 40.100639 Lon: -76.351639, Call Sign: WQLZ662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.077 MHz, 154.422 MHz, 155.850 MHz, 159.067 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2010, Expiration Date: 06/07/2020, Certifier: Jamie Rorher, Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:
  • BROAD ST, 2096 Broad St (Lat: 40.102806 Lon: -76.351639), Type: Mast, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQSU728,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/19/2023, Certifier: Robin Hemperly, Registrant: American Radio & Microwave Corp, 813 Gravel Pike, Collegeville, PA 19426-1641, Phone: (610) 489-8050, Fax: (610) 489-8051, Email:
  • Lat: 40.088056 Lon: -76.345278, Call Sign: WQYH453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.850 MHz, 464.075 MHz, 464.675 MHz, 468.850 MHz, 469.075 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2016, Expiration Date: 09/28/2026, Certifier: Wayne Mcdade, Registrant: Radio Maintenance Inc, 1840 Kutztown Rd, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Email:
  • 1040 Commercial Ave (Lat: 40.085500 Lon: -76.348417), Call Sign: WQZU969,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.862 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 456.612 MHz, 457.862 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2017, Expiration Date: 08/10/2027, Certifier: Mike Nicoletti, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • PA-LNC0105A, 1975 Tank Rd. (Lat: 40.103917 Lon: -76.355000), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WQOU630,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2012, Expiration Date: 02/02/2022, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Petersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: MELTON RANDALL PITTS S1-S (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-C1E6 (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 169CM , Serial Number: 32843, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 09/26/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis M Osborne, 2700 Graystone Rd, East Petersburg, PA 17520
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3030M , Serial Number: 28R-7837109, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 01/04/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 12/03/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory J Burkholder, 2524 Starbrush Dr, East Petersburg, PA 17520
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 11BC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3688E , Serial Number: 11AC-1849, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/23/2003, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis M Dba Osborne, 2700 Graystone Rd, East Petersburg, PA 17520, Other Owners: Aviation Boondoggle

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$156,2284$175,63321$158,2432$73,1852$99,670
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$94,5700$01$174,7500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$05$147,8561$9,9400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$111,8301$162,9805$171,1920$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$97,9701$64,3500$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$86,2001$195,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$78,740
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Petersburg, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Petersburg, PA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 17. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 30 took place in 2002, and the least - 6 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in East Petersburg, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (74.2%), and Outside Fires (15.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in East Petersburg, PA
    • 21674.2%Structure Fires
    • 4515.5%Outside Fires
    • 279.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 31.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Petersburg, PA
Most common first names in East Petersburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3680.2 years
Anna2981.2 years
John2870.5 years
Charles2478.6 years
Robert2273.7 years
Elizabeth1779.7 years
Ruth1583.3 years
William1473.8 years
Harry1179.0 years
Richard1176.9 years
Most common last names in East Petersburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Myers1077.3 years
Stauffer872.8 years
Gingrich879.9 years
Martin876.4 years
Snyder878.2 years
Charles778.4 years
Witmer769.0 years
Graybill778.4 years
Smith777.3 years
Lefever685.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Petersburg, PA
  • 49.2%Electricity
  • 27.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.8%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Petersburg, PA
  • 51.6%Electricity
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.5%Coal or coke


East Petersburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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