Emporium, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,877 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.7%
 
Males: 923  (49.2%)
Females: 954  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15834.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,239 (it was $28,618 in 2000)
Emporium:

$42,239
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,874 (it was $15,239 in 2000)

Emporium borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,700 (it was $55,300 in 2000)
Emporium:

$105,700
PA:

$181,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $591.

March 2019 cost of living index in Emporium: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.1%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 96.4% for Black residents, 71.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Emporium, PA (2010)
    • 2,02397.6%White alone
    • 120.6%Two or more races
    • 130.6%Hispanic
    • 90.4%Black alone
    • 80.4%American Indian alone
    • 80.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Emporium, Pennsylvania as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Emporium is 223 to 1.


Crime rates in Emporium by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2011

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
3
(135.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(84.6)
1
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.1)
4
(201.6)
5
(258.0)
5
(262.1)
3
(159.0)
3
(162.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(295.2)
9
(380.7)
13
(586.6)
5
(240.4)
3
(150.4)
4
(201.6)
2
(103.2)
2
(104.8)
4
(212.0)
4
(216.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
54
(2,278)
41
(1,734)
31
(1,399)
10
(480.8)
20
(1,003)
11
(554.4)
30
(1,548)
37
(1,939)
32
(1,696)
22
(1,189)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(42.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(52.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)115.1146.8214.436.160.776.6120.7137.3114.599.4

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Crime rate in Emporium detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (28.1%), American (20.2%), Italian (10.8%), Irish (10.0%), English (3.1%), Swedish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/13/1864

Elevation: 1075 feet

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 2,571 people per square mile   (average).

Emporium, Pennsylvania map

50 residents are foreign born (1.2% Africa, 0.4% Europe).

This borough:

2.5%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,522 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,509 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (100.5 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (101.4 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (192.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Austin borough, PA (3.3 miles ),
Driftwood, PA (3.6 miles),
St. Marys, PA (4.1 miles ),
Roulette, PA (4.4 miles ),
Byrnedale, PA (4.5 miles ),
Weedville, PA (4.6 miles ),
Port Allegany borough, PA (4.6 miles ),
Kersey, PA (4.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.51 N, Longitude: 78.24 W

Area code: 814

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

5.5%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Emporium, PA
Historical housing units in Emporium, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in Emporium, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (25.3%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (28.7%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Wood products (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.8%)
  • Chemicals (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (21.7%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Emporium, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (20.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)

Average climate in Emporium, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Emporium-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Emporium borough center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 32.1 miles away from the borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Emporium-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 111.9 miles away from Emporium center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 151.4 miles away from Emporium center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 260.1 miles away from Emporium 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 141.0 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 135.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 307.5 miles away from Emporium 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 Cameron County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Emporium topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Emporium:

  • GUY AND MARY FELT MANOR, INC (110 EAST FOURTH STREET)

Heliports located in Emporium:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emporium:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 42 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • Lock Haven University (about 48 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 52 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 53 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Alfred University (about 57 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 57 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 63 miles; Clarion, PA; FT enrollment: 5,771)

Public high school in Emporium:

Public elementary/middle school in Emporium:

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Library in Emporium:

  • BARBARA MOSCATO BROWN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $187,247; Location: 27 WEST 4TH. STREET; 25,409 books; 611 audio materials; 1,071 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Emporium Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: West Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Buttonwood Motel (368 Sizerville Road).

Birthplace of: Joseph T. McNarney - Army general.

Cameron County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Emporium and their reported violations in the past:

SIZERVILLE STATE PK (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-08-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
LOGUES TRAILER PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Emporium that have no violations reported:

  • EMPORIUM COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ELK COUNTRY VISITOR CENTER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

52.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.7%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Emporium in 2010:

  • 50 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Emporium in 2000:

  • 39 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Emporium (2011 data):

  • Northwest Savings Bank: Emporium Branch at 2 East 4th Street, branch established on 1928/05/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • Citizens & Northern Bank: Emporium Branch at 135 East Fourth Street, branch established on 1980/12/15. Info updated 2012/02/14: Bank assets: $1,312.5 mil, Deposits: $1,019.9 mil, headquarters in Wellsboro, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens And Northern Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Emporium:

Marital status in Emporium, PA
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 38.9%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

For population 25 years and over in Emporium:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Emporium
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Religion statistics for Emporium, PA (based on Cameron County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,8382
Mainline Protestant9117
Evangelical Protestant7537
Other-1
None1,583-
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: 1
Cameron County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Cameron County:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Cameron County:

9.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cameron County:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

15.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Emporium:

50.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Emporium:

46.9%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Emporium:

28.7
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Emporium:

18.6%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.9%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Emporium:

56.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Emporium, 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
Other Government Administration 9$3,812$5,0830$0
Streets and Highways 4$9,351$28,0531$629
Financial Administration 2$4,442$26,6520$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,748$34,4885$2,063
Solid Waste Management 2$4,834$29,0040$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$686
Totals for Government 19$28,187$17,8027$3,378

Emporium government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $404,000 ($215.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $290,000 ($154.50)
    Police Protection: $167,000 ($88.97)
    Central Staff Services: $149,000 ($79.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $98,000 ($52.21)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($20.78)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($9.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($8.52)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($5.33)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($3.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($3.20)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($1.07)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.53)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $464,000 ($247.20)
    Corporate Bonds: $340,000 ($181.14)
    Benefit Payments: $310,000 ($165.16)
    Withdrawals: $34,000 ($18.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($2.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($11.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($10.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($2.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $407,000 ($216.84)

Emporium government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $283,000 ($150.77)
    Other: $107,000 ($57.01)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($6.93)
    Parking Facilities: $11,000 ($5.86)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $234,000 ($124.67)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $50,000 ($26.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($1.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $56,000 ($29.83)
    Rents: $21,000 ($11.19)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($5.33)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($4.26)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($1.60)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($1.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $56,000 ($29.83)
    Other: $36,000 ($19.18)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($1.07)
  • Tax - Property: $421,000 ($224.29)
    Individual Income: $141,000 ($75.12)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $30,000 ($15.98)
    Public Utility License: $16,000 ($8.52)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $15,000 ($7.99)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $320,000 ($170.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,865,000 ($993.61)

2.96% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,650 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Emporium, PA
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U-Haul1
RadioShack1

Strongest AM radio stations in Emporium:

  • WLEM (1250 AM; 3 kW; EMPORIUM, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRM (600 AM; 1 kW; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WKBI (1400 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Emporium:

  • WQKY (98.9 FM; EMPORIUM, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKBI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNG (100.5 FM; JOHNSONBURG, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WPSB (90.1 FM; KANE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZYY (106.9 FM; RENOVO, PA; Owner: WESTVIEW COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Emporium:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
Emporium fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Emporium fatal accident list:

Oct 16, 2001 02:45 PM, Sr-120, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 11, 2000 03:48 PM, Sr-120, Lat: 41.510787, Lon: -78.246830, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 31, 1992 05:30 PM, 120, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 31, 1988 07:50 PM, Sr01200240, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 20, 1985 07:00 PM, 00100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.7mTotal length
  • $4,057,000Total costs
  • 16,450Total average daily traffic
  • 830Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,169Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Emporium)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Emporium, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Emporium)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1698G , Serial Number: 606, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/19/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 10/26/1981
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Vernon M Grom, 545 Meadow Rd, Emporium, PA 15834, Other Owners: John R Kautz, David L Lucas
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-CA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 31980 , Serial Number: C12601, Year manufactured: 1941
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald J Maxwell, R D 2, Emporium, PA 00000
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70998 , Serial Number: 18019, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 11/16/1981
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Erwin L Jr Murray, Po Box 326, Emporium, PA 15834, Other Owners: Jerome E Sasala
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7545M , Serial Number: 55845, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Erwin L Jr Dba Murray, Po Box 326, Emporium, PA 15834, Other Owners: Service Murrays
  • Aircraft: UNIVERSAL GLOBE GC-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C125 SERIES (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 78217 , Serial Number: 2217, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/27/1998
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David L Lucas, 409 W 6th St, Emporium, PA 15834, Other Owners: Laura J Lucas
  • Aircraft: RYAN NAVION (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4288K , Serial Number: NAV-4-1288, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/18/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald J Dankesreiter, 1036 Murrays Mountain Rd, Emporium, PA 15834
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/13/2017

Most common first names in Emporium, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6375.8 years
Mary5678.6 years
Charles4873.3 years
William4772.8 years
Robert4670.1 years
James4572.7 years
Joseph4175.0 years
Helen3479.5 years
George3276.4 years
Margaret2974.2 years
Most common last names in Emporium, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2879.9 years
Brown2079.4 years
Lewis1974.1 years
Marshall1675.2 years
Reed1675.1 years
Johnson1472.9 years
Miller1475.9 years
Moore1377.5 years
Armstrong1177.1 years
Clark1169.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Emporium, PA
  • 81.2%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Electricity
  • 5.8%Wood
  • 5.2%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Emporium, PA
  • 62.4%Utility gas
  • 32.9%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Emporium compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Emporium on our top lists:

  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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  • Alan Ramsey (1)
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