Freemansburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 2,624 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +38.3%
Males: 1,333  (50.8%)
Females: 1,291  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18017.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $63,824 (it was $44,297 in 2000)
Freemansburg:

$63,824
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,915 (it was $17,983 in 2000)

Freemansburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $165,940 (it was $92,100 in 2000)
Freemansburg:

$165,940
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $162,276; Detached houses: $161,820; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,660

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,253.

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  • Races in Freemansburg, PA (2010)

    Freemansburg races chart
    • 1,57559.7%White alone
    • 63224.0%Hispanic
    • 33412.7%Black alone
    • 542.0%Two or more races
    • 220.8%Asian alone
    • 100.4%Other race alone
    • 80.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Freemansburg: 101.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.2%), American (10.3%), Italian (5.4%), Irish (3.9%), Pennsylvania German (3.9%), Trinidadian and Tobagonian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/24/1856

Elevation: 310 feet

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 3,597 people per square mile   (average).

Freemansburg,PA real estate house value index trend

Freemansburg, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Freemansburg:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Freemansburg borough:

  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

309 residents are foreign born (7.4% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

This borough:

11.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Freemansburg, Pennsylvania as of December 12, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Freemansburg to the number of sex offenders is 662 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,578 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,696 (2.3%)

Freemansburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (1.9 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (44.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Bethlehem, PA (1.4 miles ), Hellertown borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Fountain Hill borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Old Orchard, PA (2.2 miles ), Palmer Heights, PA (2.4 miles ), Glendon borough, PA (2.4 miles ), DeSales University, PA (2.5 miles ), West Easton borough, PA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.63 N, Longitude: 75.34 W

Freemansburg household income distribution Freemansburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Freemansburg by Year
Type 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001001200
per 100,000 0.00.049.10.00.038.176.40.00.0
Robberies 000110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.047.837.80.00.00.00.0
Assaults 300102122
per 100,000 151.90.00.047.80.076.238.276.376.6
Burglaries 10412101018693
per 100,000 506.3199.3589.1478.2378.2686.0229.3343.5114.9
Theft 434435424564352113
per 100,000 2,177.22,192.31,718.22,008.61,702.02,439.01,337.4801.5497.9
Auto thefts 232111341
per 100,000 101.3149.598.247.837.838.1114.6152.738.3
Arson 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 263.7) 161.0113.6157.1141.6108.9194.4147.583.646.3

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Crime rate in Freemansburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.77
Pennsylvania average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +149 (+8.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Freemansburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Freemansburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Freemansburg borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 22.9 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Freemansburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 42.1 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 235.6 miles away from Freemansburg 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 40.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 270.3 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 279.4 miles away from Freemansburg center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 12.4 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 Northampton County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Freemansburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Freemansburg:

  • MORAVIAN VILLAGE OF BETHLEHEM (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • BLOUGH HEALTH CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • KIRKLAND VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • RX HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • LEHIGH CO HOME FOUNTAIN HILL ANNEX (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • ST. LUKES OUTPATIENT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)
  • ST LUKE'S HOSPITAL BETHLEHEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; BETHLEHEM, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Freemansburg:

  • Lehigh University (about 3 miles; Bethlehem, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,565)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 4 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • DeSales University (about 7 miles; Center Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,862)
  • Lafayette College (about 9 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 10 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 15 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 25 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)

Public elementary/middle school in Freemansburg:

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Notable location: Freemansburg Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 12 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Nancy Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Northampton 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 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.27
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0632. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0632
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.8%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 5.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.7 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  70.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
26 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
77 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Freemansburg borough (based on Northampton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,45626
Mainline Protestant54,336120
Evangelical Protestant17,79483
Other2,81719
Orthodox2,2005
Black Protestant1562
None138,976-
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: 52
Northampton County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Northampton County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Northampton County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 240
Here:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.4%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Freemansburg:

49.5%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Freemansburg:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.8%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Freemansburg:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Freemansburg:

56.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Freemansburg, 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 0$0 3$9,841
Other Government Administration 2$13,368$80,20812$3,547
Police Protection - Officers 3$20,478$81,91210$23,442
Police - Other 0$0 7$7,974
Streets and Highways 2$15,355$92,1300$0
Totals for Government 7$49,201$84,34532$44,804

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $180,000 ($68.60)
    Police Protection: $145,000 ($55.26)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($41.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000 ($34.30)
    Central Staff Services: $81,000 ($30.87)
    Fire Protection: $42,000 ($16.01)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($7.24)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($3.81)
    Housing & Community Development: $9,000 ($3.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.52)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($3.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $22,000 ($8.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $252,000 ($96.04)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $117,000 ($44.59)
    All Other: $83,000 ($31.63)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($8.38)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($7.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($12.20)
    All Other: $10,000 ($3.81)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Tax - Property: $289,000 ($110.14)
    Individual Income: $148,000 ($56.40)
    NEC: $47,000 ($17.91)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $226,000 ($86.13)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $400,000 ($152.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $179,000 ($68.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $447,000 ($170.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $534,000 ($203.51)

5.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($477 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lehigh County, PA  1.69% ($39,568 average AGI)
from Warren County, NJ  0.27% ($38,952)
from Monroe County, PA  0.26% ($41,886)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($526 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lehigh County, PA  1.82% ($37,849 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.23% ($40,115)
to Warren County, NJ  0.18% ($38,335)

Strongest AM radio stations in Freemansburg:

  • WGPA (1100 AM; daytime; 0 kW; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: TIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Freemansburg:

  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W285DH (104.9 FM; N. WHITEHALL TOWNSHI, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET. AL.)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)

TV broadcast stations around Freemansburg:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

Freemansburg fatal accident list:

Jan 10, 2009 00:30 AM, Main St, Lat: 40.63607, Lon: -75.33526, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 24, 1998 03:50 AM, Sr-3007, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1979 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 20, 1976 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1975 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • 20,759Total average daily traffic
  • 1,119Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,145Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.625750 Lon: -75.340917, Call Sign: WQHW529
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.850 MHzGrant Date: 11/26/2007, Expiration Date: 11/26/2017, Certifier: Michael Micholochick IiiRegistrant: Lao/Ewa 20727608, 102 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA3ZXH, Grant Date: 03/31/1992, Expiration Date: 03/31/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2004, Registrant: Carlos A Aponte, 632b Ramblewood Ln, Freemansburg, PA 18017
  • Call Sign: AB3BS, Previous Call Sign: KB3KQG, Licensee ID: L00786269, Grant Date: 10/18/2013, Expiration Date: 12/24/2023, Certifier: Willie T Robertson Jr, Registrant: Willie T Robertson Jr, 416 New Street, Freemansburg, PA 18017
  • Call Sign: KC3CWY, Licensee ID: L01868147, Grant Date: 05/22/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Certifier: Todd M Mandell, Registrant: Todd M Mandell, 415 New St, Freemansburg, PA 18017
  • Call Sign: KC3EVM, Licensee ID: L01937629, Grant Date: 04/20/2015, Expiration Date: 04/20/2025, Certifier: Jose A Maldonado, Registrant: Jose A Maldonado, 938 Tolstoy St, Freemansburg, PA 18017

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 ORIGINATED21$145,1909$124,22234$120,6184$42,0006$99,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$122,0000$04$118,0000$01$50,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$142,3332$153,50022$160,4556$55,0002$149,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$151,6670$019$140,3160$01$164,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$219,0001$10,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0178.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$156,0001$222,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$175,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$185,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0178.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Freemansburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Freemansburg on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Turkey (population 500+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Trinidad and Tobago (population 500+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ecuador (population 500+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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