Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 210 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.3%
 
Males: 86  (41.1%)
Females: 124  (58.9%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15956, 15958.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,757 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Ehrenfeld:

$40,757
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,630 (it was $11,037 in 2000)

Ehrenfeld borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $62,040 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Ehrenfeld:

$62,040
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $83,400; detached houses: $86,294; townhouses or other attached units: $59,009

Median gross rent in 2019: $654.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ehrenfeld: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.3%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Ancestries: Italian (20.5%), German (19.2%), Czechoslovakian (11.0%), Irish (8.2%), Polish (6.8%), American (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1560 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 539 people per square mile   (low).

Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania map

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.3%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $666 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $493 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (63.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (193.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Summerhill borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
South Fork borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
St. Michael, PA (1.6 miles ),
St. Michael-Sidman, PA (1.7 miles ),
Wilmore borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Sidman, PA (1.8 miles ),
Vinco, PA (2.2 miles ),
Salix, PA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 78.78 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

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

Property values in Ehrenfeld, PA

Ehrenfeld satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Ehrenfeld, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (9.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.0%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Apparel (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Truck transportation (7.0%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (20.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (16.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (16.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (13.3%)
  • Apparel (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
Most common occupations in Ehrenfeld, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.8%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.7%)
  • Financial managers (6.7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)

Average climate in Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.50
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.606. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.606
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.42
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Ehrenfeld-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.3 miles away from the Ehrenfeld borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 40.7 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ehrenfeld-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 59% 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 176.2 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 114.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 150.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.4 miles away from Ehrenfeld center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from Ehrenfeld center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from Ehrenfeld 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 Cambria County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Ehrenfeld:

  • CAMBRIA HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; SUMMERHILL, PA)
  • CAMBRIA RESIDENTIAL SERVS INC/ (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PORTAGE, PA)
  • DAVITA - EBENSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • CHOICE HOME DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • DAVITA - JOHNSTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • ARBUTUS PARK MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)

Amtrak station near Ehrenfeld:

  • 9 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ehrenfeld:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 8 miles; Johnstown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,815)
  • Saint Francis University (about 12 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 23 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 25 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 27 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Seton Hill University (about 42 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 43 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

Points of interest:

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Birthplace of: Charles Bronson - Film actor.

Cambria County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.7 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

68.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

4.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Ehrenfeld:

Marital status in Ehrenfeld, PA
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Ehrenfeld:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ehrenfeld, PA (based on Cambria County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,83156
Mainline Protestant24,819101
Evangelical Protestant9,20867
Black Protestant2,0666
Orthodox1,58112
Other6095
None40,565-
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: 31
Cambria County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.9%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cambria County:

8.7%
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$867
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$550
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,417

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $17,000 ($80.95)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($47.62)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($33.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($14.29)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($9.52)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($4.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000 ($61.90)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $17,000 ($80.95)
    Property: $10,000 ($47.62)
    Public Utility License: $3,000 ($14.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,000 ($171.43)

2.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.97%
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 Somerset County, PA  0.46% ($31,843 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.33% ($31,629)
from Indiana County, PA  0.19% ($35,000)


3.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
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 Somerset County, PA  0.51% ($42,392 average AGI)
to Blair County, PA  0.36% ($41,174)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.31% ($40,065)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ehrenfeld:

  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WNTJ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WRDD (1580 AM; 1 kW; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ehrenfeld:

  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WUZI (105.7 FM; PORTAGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Ehrenfeld:

  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • W41CF (Channel 41; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WATM-TV (Channel 23; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 30.6mTotal length
  • $8,502,000Total costs
  • 44,385Total average daily traffic
  • 4,839Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,909Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$105,0301$20,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0132.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ehrenfeld, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ehrenfeld, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ehrenfeld, PA
  • 78.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.2%Coal or coke
  • 7.7%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ehrenfeld, PA
  • 42.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.6%Electricity
  • 28.6%Coal or coke


Ehrenfeld compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Ehrenfeld on our top lists:

  • #76 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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