Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 225 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.8%
 
Males: 120  (53.4%)
Females: 105  (46.6%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15956, 15958.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,845 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Ehrenfeld:

$37,845
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,032 (it was $11,037 in 2000)

Ehrenfeld borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $54,451 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Ehrenfeld:

$54,451
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $732.

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  • Races in Ehrenfeld, PA (2010)

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    • 22498.2%White alone
    • 41.8%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ehrenfeld: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.5%), Italian (15.0%), Irish (13.1%), English (9.2%), United States (4.6%), Slovak (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1560 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 577 people per square mile   (low).

Ehrenfeld,PA real estate house value index trend

Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Ehrenfeld:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ehrenfeld borough:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $576 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $518 (0.9%)

Ehrenfeld satellite photo by USGS

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

Ehrenfeld household income distribution Ehrenfeld home values distribution

Property values in Ehrenfeld, PA

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-23.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (23%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 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 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 Ehrenfeld 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 the city 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) earthquake occurred 151.4 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 314.5 miles away from Ehrenfeld center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 336.1 miles away from the city 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 (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Charles Bronson - Film actor.

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)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.409. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.409
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1

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.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.4%
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

Ehrenfeld compared to Pennsylvania 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 significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (86%)
  • Coal or coke (10%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ehrenfeld borough (based on Cambria County data)

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.
State:

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

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$296
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$495
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$748
Totals for Government 0$0 5$1,539

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $26,000 ($115.56)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($17.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($4.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($4.44)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,000 ($4.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($17.78)

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

  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($80.00)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $10,000 ($44.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,000 ($13.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($31.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($208.89)

2.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,832 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Somerset County, PA  0.44% ($32,854 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.26% ($33,651)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.19% ($34,620)


3.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.57%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, PA  0.45% ($34,793 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($30,672)
to Blair County, PA  0.32% ($30,843)

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
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $9,000Total costs
  • 7,501Total average daily traffic
  • 675Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,841Total 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

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #77 (15956) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lebanese first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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