Economy, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 9,256 (73% urban, 27% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.1%
 
Males: 4,711  (50.9%)
Females: 4,545  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  47.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15042.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $75,317 (it was $52,446 in 2000)
Economy:

$75,317
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,819 (it was $22,453 in 2000)

Economy borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $168,220 (it was $111,500 in 2000)
Economy:

$168,220
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $137,692; Detached houses: $143,646; Townhouses or other attached units: $109,498; In 2-unit structures: $97,750; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,705; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $66,537; Mobile homes: $45,696

Median gross rent in 2013: $818.

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  • Races in Economy, PA (2010)

    Economy races chart
    • 8,74897.5%White alone
    • 680.8%Hispanic
    • 570.6%Black alone
    • 530.6%Two or more races
    • 340.4%Asian alone
    • 90.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Economy: 91.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.7%), Italian (12.7%), Irish (12.2%), Polish (10.5%), English (5.2%), Slovak (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/03/1957

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 17.7 square miles.

Population density: 523 people per square mile   (low).

Economy,PA real estate house value index trend

Economy, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Economy:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Economy borough:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 65.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

266 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.7% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This borough:

2.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,424 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,735 (1.6%)

Economy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (17.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (269.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Baden borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Harmony Township, PA (1.7 miles ), Conway borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Bell Acres borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Ambridge borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Aliquippa, PA (2.1 miles ), Fernway, PA (2.1 miles ), Freedom borough, PA (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.64 N, Longitude: 80.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,118 (-45.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 328 (6.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 724

Economy household income distribution Economy home values distribution

Crime rates in Economy by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 001000010000
per 100,000 0.00.010.70.00.00.00.011.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100001010110
per 100,000 10.70.00.00.00.010.90.011.00.011.111.10.0
Robberies 132101011010
per 100,000 10.731.921.410.70.010.90.011.010.90.011.10.0
Assaults 6771100220210
per 100,000 64.074.475.0117.50.00.022.021.90.022.211.10.0
Burglaries 161619143487412711
per 100,000 170.8170.1203.6149.532.343.588.176.843.7133.378.0120.8
Thefts 6775115136225494436334435
per 100,000 715.2797.51,232.51,452.721.5272.0539.4482.9393.4366.7490.5384.3
Auto thefts 028500002103
per 100,000 0.021.385.753.40.00.00.00.021.911.10.032.9
Arson 000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.010.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.2) 72.477.8125.9110.63.528.835.770.126.542.544.029.4

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Crime rate in Economy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Economy, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Economy, Pennsylvania average temperatures Economy, Pennsylvania average precipitation Economy, Pennsylvania humidity Economy, Pennsylvania wind speed Economy, Pennsylvania snowfall Economy, Pennsylvania sunshine Economy, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Economy-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Economy borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.5 miles away from the borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Economy-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 60.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from Economy 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.7 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 262.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 219.2 miles away from Economy center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 220.0 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 Beaver County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Economy topographic map

Birthplace of: Sean M. Ramaley - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Economy:

  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - BADEN (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; BADEN, PA)
  • VILLA SAINT JOSEPH OF BADEN IN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BADEN, PA)
  • MOTHER TERESA HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE CRANBERRY (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA)
  • SHERWOOD OAKS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA)
  • ALIQUIPPA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ALIQUIPPA, PA)

Amtrak station near Economy:

  • 17 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Economy:

  • 13 miles: Beaver Valley 1 and 2 in Shippingport, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Economy:

  • Robert Morris University (about 9 miles; Moon Township, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,823)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 15 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 16 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 17 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Duquesne University (about 18 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 19 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

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Notable locations in Economy: Economy Volunteer Fire Department 3 Station 69 (A), Economy Volunteer Fire Department 1 Station 69 (B), Economy Volunteer Fire Department 2 Station 69 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Northern Lights Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Economy include: Rehoboth Church (A), Fellowship Baptist Temple (B), Concord Church (C), Saint Johns Church (D), Saint Mathews Church (E), Our Savior Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Economy include: Firemans Park (1), Economy Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaver 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 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.442. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.442
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0854. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0854
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  77.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Economy, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Economy compared to Pennsylvania 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Economy borough (based on Beaver County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic46,09622
Mainline Protestant23,93086
Evangelical Protestant11,39092
Black Protestant3,11715
Orthodox2,8349
Other1,3678
None81,805-
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: 35
Beaver County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Beaver County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Beaver County:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Here:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Beaver County:

29.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.1%
State:

11.5%
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
Other Government Administration 2$13,058$78,3486$15,654
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,296
Police Protection - Officers 12$96,289$96,2896$13,937
Police - Other 1$3,819$45,8281$1,038
Streets and Highways 8$56,322$84,4830$0
Totals for Government 23$169,488$88,42916$31,925

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $890,000 ($96.15)
    Regular Highways: $807,000 ($87.19)
    General - Other: $396,000 ($42.78)
    Central Staff Services: $309,000 ($33.38)
    Financial Administration: $102,000 ($11.02)
    Fire Protection: $80,000 ($8.64)
    Housing & Community Development: $39,000 ($4.21)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($3.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $29,000 ($3.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($1.08)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($1.08)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $2,290,000 ($247.41)
    Benefit Payments: $9,000 ($0.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $316,000 ($34.14)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $92,000 ($9.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $70,000 ($7.56)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($1.19)
    General Public Building: $5,000 ($0.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,198,000 ($129.43)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $59,000 ($6.37)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $88,000 ($9.51)
    Interest Revenue: $16,000 ($1.73)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $12,000 ($1.30)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $112,000 ($12.10)
    Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($4.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $186,000 ($20.10)
    All Other: $98,000 ($10.59)
    General Support: $6,000 ($0.65)
  • Tax - Property: $1,252,000 ($135.26)
    Individual Income: $894,000 ($96.59)
    NEC: $264,000 ($28.52)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,268,000 ($569.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,095,000 ($550.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $173,000 ($18.69)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $339,000 ($36.62)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $622,000 ($67.20)

3.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,884 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.26% ($43,481 average AGI)
from Butler County, PA  0.36% ($50,628)
from Lawrence County, PA  0.19% ($31,246)


3.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,634 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($641 average AGI)
Beaver County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.09% ($40,473 average AGI)
to Butler County, PA  0.34% ($64,058)
to Lawrence County, PA  0.25% ($28,277)

Strongest AM radio stations in Economy:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WMBA (1460 AM; 1 kW; AMBRIDGE, PA; Owner: IORIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBVP (1230 AM; 1 kW; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: IORIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Economy:

  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Economy:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFMJ-TV (Channel 21; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: WFMJ TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W56CL (Channel 56; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYFX-LP (Channel 62; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
Economy fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Economy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 521Total average daily traffic
  • 25Total average daily truck traffic
  • 620Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • CHRISTINE A VERRE, 275' Nw Of 1000 Kenneth Campbell Way (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -80.184444), Type: 78.6, Overall height: 75.6 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • CHRISTINE A VERRE, 275' Nw Of 1000 Kenneth Campbell Way (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -80.184444), Type: 78.6, Overall height: 75.6 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • 275' Nw Of 1000 Kenneth Campbell Way (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -80.184444), Type: 78.6, Overall height: 75.6 m
    Registrant: 9083066891, Dschwert@mobile.Bam.Com, 180 WASHINGTON VALLEY RD
  • 275' Nw Of 1000 Kenneth Campbell Way (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -80.184444), Type: 78.6, Overall height: 75.6 m
    Registrant: 7244162000, , 375 SOUTHPOINTE BOULEVARD

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Economy, 275' Nw Of 1000 Kenneth Campbell Way (Lat: 40.658056 Lon: -80.184444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75.6 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WPTR764
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2001, Expiration Date: 12/03/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2011, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • WALL ROSE, Friel Road (Lat: 40.634000 Lon: -80.156694), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.1 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: WQQU717
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$133,09459$161,305224$140,11236$62,8891$1,500,0001$61,0001$65,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$139,80013$145,2314$26,2500$00$01$48,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$124,8334$173,25077$168,3127$52,7140$01$128,0002$140,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$08$146,37556$134,8752$10,0000$02$34,0001$43,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$156,7141$10,0000$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6038.01 , 6038.02, 6038.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$155,6679$189,444
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$207,6671$279,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$152,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$173,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6038.01 , 6038.02, 6038.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Businesses in Economy, PA

  • Subway: 1

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