Falls Creek, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,005 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 524  (52.1%)
Females: 481  (47.9%)
Median resident age:

39.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15840.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,950 (it was $30,455 in 2000)
Falls Creek:

$44,950
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,708 (it was $16,410 in 2000)

Falls Creek borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $101,686 (it was $53,200 in 2000)
Falls Creek:

$101,686
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $91,258; detached houses: $90,718; townhouses or other attached units: $180,226; mobile homes: $45,802

Median gross rent in 2017: $715.

March 2019 cost of living index in Falls Creek: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.1%
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  • Races in Falls Creek, PA (2010)
    • 1,00697.0%White alone
    • 131.3%Two or more races
    • 101.0%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Falls Creek, Pennsylvania as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Falls Creek is 146 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (19.6%), Italian (14.3%), American (14.1%), Irish (14.1%), Scotch-Irish (7.8%), English (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/18/1900

Elevation: 1460 feet

Land area: 0.95 square miles.

Population density: 1,053 people per square mile   (low).

Falls Creek, Pennsylvania map

10 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.0%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,087 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,478 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (78.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (207.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

DuBois, PA (1.6 miles ),
Sandy, PA (1.7 miles ),
Treasure Lake, PA (2.1 miles ),
Reynoldsville borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Sykesville borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Brockway borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Crenshaw, PA (2.8 miles ),
Troutville borough, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.14 N, Longitude: 78.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

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

4.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Falls Creek, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (8.6%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10.8%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.1%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Falls Creek, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)

Average climate in Falls Creek, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Falls Creek, Pennsylvania average temperatures Falls Creek, Pennsylvania average precipitation Falls Creek, Pennsylvania humidity Falls Creek, Pennsylvania wind speed Falls Creek, Pennsylvania snowfall Falls Creek, Pennsylvania sunshine Falls Creek, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Falls Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Falls Creek borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 22.2 miles away from the borough center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.

Earthquake activity:

Falls Creek-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 86.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 126.4 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 155.5 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 117.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 299.0 miles away from Falls Creek center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 157.1 miles away from Falls Creek 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 Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Falls Creek topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Falls Creek:

  • CHRIST THE KING MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DUBOIS, PA)
  • DUBOIS REGIONAL MED HH SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DUBOIS, PA)
  • DUBOIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; DUBOIS, PA)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE DUBOIS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DUBOIS, PA)
  • TRI-COUNTY NURSING, LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BROCKWAY, PA)
  • GUARDIAN HOME AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BROCKWAY, PA)
  • HIGHLAND VIEW HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BROCKWAY, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Falls Creek:

  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; Clarion, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,771)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 42 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Saint Francis University (about 46 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 47 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 54 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 55 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 55 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Friendship Hose Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson 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:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Falls Creek:

Marital status in Falls Creek, PA
  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Falls Creek:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Falls Creek, PA (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,52776
Catholic10,34112
Evangelical Protestant5,37954
Other3642
None18,589-
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: 11
Jefferson County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Jefferson County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jefferson County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Here:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
This county:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.2%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Falls Creek:

54.4%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Falls Creek:

18.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Falls Creek:

8.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Falls Creek:

61.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Falls Creek:

78.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Falls Creek, 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 2$3,482$20,8928$115
Streets and Highways 2$3,910$23,4601$765
Water Supply 1$3,400$40,8000$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$10,792$25,9019$880

Falls Creek government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $102,000 ($101.49)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($38.81)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($29.85)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($22.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($18.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($8.96)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($7.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($1.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.00)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $137,000 ($136.32)

Falls Creek government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.99)
    Other: $1,000 ($1.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $23,000 ($22.89)
    Other: $14,000 ($13.93)
  • Tax - Property: $132,000 ($131.34)
    Individual Income: $73,000 ($72.64)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000 ($18.91)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $6,000 ($5.97)
    Public Utility License: $5,000 ($4.98)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $92,000 ($91.54)

4.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
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 Clearfield County, PA  1.36% ($32,117 average AGI)
from Indiana County, PA  0.41% ($30,338)
from Clarion County, PA  0.40% ($30,514)


4.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,977 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
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 Clearfield County, PA  1.28% ($28,422 average AGI)
to Indiana County, PA  0.52% ($31,432)
to Clarion County, PA  0.41% ($29,400)

Businesses in Falls Creek, PA

  • FedEx: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Falls Creek:

  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Falls Creek:

  • WDSN (106.5 FM; REYNOLDSVILLE, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDBA (107.3 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: DU BOIS AREA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • W221BD (92.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WJNG (100.5 FM; JOHNSONBURG, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKX (105.5 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKBI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPSB (90.1 FM; KANE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPXZ-FM (104.1 FM; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Falls Creek:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W45BT (Channel 45; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)

Falls Creek fatal accident list:

Apr 18, 2013 05:38 PM, Sr-950 Third St, Britton Dr, Lat: 41.135239, Lon: -78.807522, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 5, 1982 06:99 PM, 00650, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 13, 1979 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.3mTotal length
  • $4,235,000Total costs
  • 137,472Total average daily traffic
  • 67,122Total average daily truck traffic
  • 158,091Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Falls Creek, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Falls Creek, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Falls Creek)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Dubois Remote 4000 E Of Rt 219 And 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 41.170889 Lon: -78.769472), Call Sign: KXH363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.475 MHz, 154.755 MHz, 155.505 MHz, 155.670 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 07/14/2022, Registrant: State Police Bcis, 8001 Bretz Dr, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 787-8596, Fax: (717) 705-4050, Email:
  • 405 Main St (Lat: 41.145056 Lon: -78.807528), Call Sign: KNAI782, Licensee ID: L00110377,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.745 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/1998, Expiration Date: 04/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/27/2003, Registrant: Laird K Snyder, 405 Main St, Falls Creek, PA 15840
  • CLEA07, Clea07, Off Game Land Road T402 (Lat: 41.170889 Lon: -78.769194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WPZT913,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.225 MHz, 851.612 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2014, Expiration Date: 03/12/2024, Certifier: Donald R Appleby, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • Clea07 Off Game Land Road T402 (Lat: 41.170889 Lon: -78.769194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQYN539,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4952.50 MHz, Grant Date: 11/18/2016, Expiration Date: 11/18/2026, Certifier: Shawn Carter, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pa, 8001 Bretz Dr, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-5394, Fax: (717) 346-5396, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Falls Creek)

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of fires - 28 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2015. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Falls Creek, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (63.2%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (19.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Falls Creek, PA
    • 6763.2%Structure Fires
    • 2119.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1312.3%Outside Fires
    • 54.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Falls Creek, PA
Most common first names in Falls Creek, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2772.4 years
John2069.9 years
Mary1676.5 years
Robert1671.7 years
James1472.5 years
Charles1264.7 years
Ruth1277.3 years
Donald1062.8 years
George981.0 years
Frank880.7 years
Most common last names in Falls Creek, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2575.8 years
Tudor773.0 years
Miller772.0 years
Cable675.8 years
Snell671.5 years
Snyder671.3 years
Thompson578.2 years
Senior579.8 years
Weible582.8 years
Jones573.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Falls Creek, PA
  • 92.7%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Coal or coke
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Falls Creek, PA
  • 98.3%Utility gas
  • 1.7%No fuel used


Falls Creek 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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