Ford City, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 2,914 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.6%
 
Males: 1,253  (43.0%)
Females: 1,661  (57.0%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16226.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,938 (it was $24,457 in 2000)
Ford City:

$35,938
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,894 (it was $14,318 in 2000)

Ford City borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,568 (it was $47,700 in 2000)
Ford City:

$58,568
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $108,719; Detached houses: $116,533; Townhouses or other attached units: $70,243; In 2-unit structures: $96,537; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,800; Mobile homes: $44,090

Median gross rent in 2013: $624.

  • Races in Ford City, PA (2010)

    Ford City races chart
    • 2,83894.9%White alone
    • 862.9%Black alone
    • 321.1%Hispanic
    • 301.0%Two or more races
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.07%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ford City: 90.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.2%), Polish (12.1%), Irish (7.8%), Slovak (6.5%), Italian (5.9%), Ukrainian (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/1889

Elevation: 794 feet

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 4,108 people per square mile   (average).

Ford City,PA real estate house value index trend

Ford City, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Ford City:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ford City borough:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 37.5%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 20.9%

9 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $991 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,354 (2.2%)

Ford City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (32.8 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (237.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lenape Heights, PA (0.8 miles ), Ford Cliff borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Manorville borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Applewold borough, PA (1.6 miles ), West Kittanning borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Kittanning borough, PA (1.8 miles ), West Hills, PA (1.9 miles ), Worthington borough, PA (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.77 N, Longitude: 79.53 W

Area code: 724

Ford City household income distribution Ford City home values distribution

Crime rates in Ford City by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 010000000000
per 100,000 0.029.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100100101001
per 100,000 28.90.00.030.10.00.031.70.033.30.00.034.2
Robberies 100212112004
per 100,000 28.90.00.060.131.363.431.732.266.60.00.0136.9
Assaults 27151462314642
per 100,000 57.7207.5447.6420.9188.163.495.232.2133.3201.4136.168.4
Burglaries 859126149126628
per 100,000 230.8148.2268.6360.8188.1443.5285.7386.1199.9201.468.1273.8
Thefts 586764617667294737392855
per 100,000 1,673.41,985.81,909.91,834.02,382.42,122.3920.61,512.21,232.91,309.2953.01,882.3
Auto thefts 713524203322
per 100,000 202.029.689.5150.362.7126.763.50.0100.0100.768.168.4
Arson 000010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.031.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.5) 143.2193.9192.8238.1161.3158.5116.4104.1145.3115.475.9183.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ford City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.68
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Ford City, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ford City-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Ford City borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the borough center killed 9 people and injured 120 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ford City-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 67.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 102.5 miles away from Ford 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.5 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 294.9 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 186.1 miles away from Ford 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 344.4 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 Armstrong County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ford City topographic map

Birthplace of: Raymond Harvey - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Albert Pechan - Politician, Nick Drahos - College football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ford City:

  • ARMSTRONG CO HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; KITTANNING, PA)
  • ARMSTRONG COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; KITTANNING, PA)
  • FAIR WINDS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SARVER, PA)
  • CONCORDIA LUTHERAN HEALTH AND HUMAN CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CABOT, PA)
  • CONCORDIA VISITING NURSES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CABOT, PA)
  • VERLAND FOUNDATION INC,THE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA)
  • DAVITA - ALLEGHENY VALLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ford City:

  • Butler County Community College (about 21 miles; Butler, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,518)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 23 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 28 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 32 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 32 miles; Clarion, PA; FT enrollment: 5,771)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 32 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Seton Hill University (about 33 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public high schools in Ford City:

  • FORD CITY JSHS (Students: 784, Location: 4TH AVE AND 11TH ST, Grades: 7-12)
  • LENAPE TECH (Students: 442, Location: 2215 CHAPLIN AVENUE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Ford City:

  • LENAPE EL SCH (Students: 784, Location: 2300 CENTER AVE, Grades: KG-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Ford City:

  • DIVINE REDEEMER SCHOOL (Students: 156, Location: 726 4TH AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Ford City

Library in Ford City:

  • FORD CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $84,140; Location: 1136 FOURTH AVE; 33,902 books; 562 audio materials; 844 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ford City: Ford City Public Library (A), Ford City Hose Company 1 (B), Brightmeyer Greenhouse (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Cindy's Travel Service (Arcades & Amusements; Rural Route 2 Box 53 A).

Armstrong 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 2013 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.07
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.3%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 37.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  55.6%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Ford City, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Ford City (2011 data):

  • S&T Bank: Manor Branch at 420 Armstrong St, branch established on 1968/05/06; Ford City Branch at 920 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.
  • Armstrong County Building and Loan Association: Armstrong County Building And Loan A at 935 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $85.6 mil, Deposits: $73.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Ford City Branch at 322 Ford Street, branch established on 1954/03/26. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

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

Ford City travel time to work - commute Ford City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ford City borough (based on Armstrong County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant17,88678
Catholic11,96111
Evangelical Protestant6,90963
Orthodox--
Other-2
None32,185-
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: 18
Armstrong County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Armstrong County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Armstrong County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Armstrong County:

29.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ford City:

50.1%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.4%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ford City:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ford City:

28.3%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Ford City:

56.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

73.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ford City, 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
Financial Administration 1$4,618$55,4160$0
Other Government Administration 1$7,742$92,9041$2,146
Police Protection - Officers 5$30,925$74,22019$53,649
Streets and Highways 2$12,337$74,0220$0
Solid Waste Management 3$11,825$47,3000$0
Water Supply 5$24,024$57,6580$0
Totals for Government 17$91,471$64,56820$55,795

Ford City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $645,000 ($221.35)
    General - Other: $506,000 ($173.64)
    Police Protection: $303,000 ($103.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $184,000 ($63.14)
    Housing & Community Development: $182,000 ($62.46)
    Regular Highways: $172,000 ($59.03)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($44.27)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($22.31)
    Libraries: $28,000 ($9.61)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($9.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($4.46)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($1.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($10.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $608,000 ($208.65)

Ford City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $307,000 ($105.35)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $156,000 ($53.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($8.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $55,000 ($18.87)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($3.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $702,000 ($240.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $59,000 ($20.25)
    All Other: $41,000 ($14.07)
    General Support: $3,000 ($1.03)
  • Tax - Property: $354,000 ($121.48)
    Individual Income: $146,000 ($50.10)
    NEC: $125,000 ($42.90)

Ford City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $540,000 ($185.31)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $504,000 ($172.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $36,000 ($12.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $272,000 ($93.34)

3.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
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 Westmoreland County, PA  0.77% ($31,208 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.63% ($30,734)
from Butler County, PA  0.44% ($34,322)


4.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.83% ($31,030 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.78% ($35,977)
to Butler County, PA  0.51% ($36,007)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ford City:

  • WTYM (1380 AM; 1 kW; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: VERNAL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ford City:

  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLER-FM (97.7 FM; BUTLER, PA; Owner: WBUT, INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSVILLE, PA; Owner: LONGO MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WQMU (92.5 FM; INDIANA, PA; Owner: RMS MEDIA MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)

TV broadcast stations around Ford City:

  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WBOA-LP (Channel 64; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
Ford City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Ford City fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 1989 05:49 PM, 128, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 16, 1988 07:00 PM, 128, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 31, 1985 02:57 AM, 000203, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 30, 1979 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$72,85711$64,72734$82,41221$23,9521$40,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$60,5002$22,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$07$49,00021$87,04818$27,6672$31,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$67,0002$46,00016$63,3133$19,0001$56,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$119,7501$30,0001$30,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9810.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$41,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$41,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$41,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9810.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

MYRTS ROUTE 66 CAFE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • PURPLES SALOON (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Ford City, PA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1U-Haul1
Rite Aid1UPS1
Subway1

Ford City compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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