Friedens, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 1,523.
Population change since 2000: -9.0%
Males: 737  (48.4%)
Females: 786  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

41.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15541.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,073 (it was $36,117 in 2000)
Friedens:

$57,073
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,573 (it was $16,571 in 2000)

Friedens CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $99,970 (it was $60,800 in 2000)
Friedens:

$99,970
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $131,640; detached houses: $154,076; mobile homes: $34,548

Median gross rent in 2017: $732.

March 2019 cost of living index in Friedens: 91.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.1%
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  • Races in Friedens, PA (2010)
    • 1,51599.5%White alone
    • 30.2%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Hispanic
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Friedens, Pennsylvania as of November 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Friedens is 868 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (54.5%), American (12.0%), English (10.4%), Italian (3.4%), Irish (3.3%), European (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 2030 feet

Land area: 3.14 square miles.

Population density: 485 people per square mile   (low).

Friedens, Pennsylvania map

12 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.7%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,643 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,359 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (58.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (204.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Stoystown borough, PA (2.0 miles ),
Shanksville borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Somerset borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Indian Lake borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Edie, PA (2.7 miles),
Boswell borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Hooversville borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Jennerstown borough, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.05 N, Longitude: 79.00 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

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

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Friedens, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Machinery (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (12.6%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Truck transportation (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.6%)
  • Machinery (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Health & personal care, except drug, stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Friedens, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)

Average climate in Friedens, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Friedens, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 70.5. This is about average.

City:

70.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.114. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.114
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.14. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.14
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.370. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.370
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.53
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Friedens-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Friedens place center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Friedens-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 123.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 156.0 miles away from Friedens 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 157.5 miles away from Friedens 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 294.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 180.3 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 161.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Somerset County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Friedens:

  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE JOHNSTOWN (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - SOMERSET (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • SOMERSET HOSPITAL IN TOUCH HOS (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • DAVITA - SOMERSET COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • SOMERSET HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)
  • SOMERSET HOSPITAL CENTER FOR H (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, PA)

Amtrak station near Friedens:

  • 20 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Friedens:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 18 miles; Johnstown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,815)
  • Frostburg State University (about 28 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 30 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 31 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 33 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Seton Hill University (about 35 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Saint Francis University (about 37 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Friedens: Adams Station (A), Quemahoning Junction Station (B), Listie Volunteer Fire Company (C), Friedens Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Friedens: Saint Michaels Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

MARTS MINI MART (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.8%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.3%
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: 0.3% of all households
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Friedens:

Marital status in Friedens, PA
  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Friedens:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Friedens, PA (based on Somerset County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant20,67891
Evangelical Protestant13,61193
Catholic10,29815
Other1,0225
Orthodox3435
None31,790-
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
Somerset County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
This county:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Somerset County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Somerset County:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

29.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Friedens:

54.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Friedens:

59.5%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

24.7
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Friedens:

19.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Friedens:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.2%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Friedens:

67.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Friedens:

89.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Friedens, PA Residents

2.89% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.89%
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 Cambria County, PA  0.94% ($42,392 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.22% ($40,188)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.18% ($38,889)


3.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,514 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.59%
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 Cambria County, PA  0.84% ($31,843 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.30% ($74,943)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.27% ($43,400)

Businesses in Friedens, PA

  • Penske: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Friedens:

  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBC (1270 AM; 5 kW; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: CUMBERLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHJB (1600 AM; 5 kW; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: JOHN H. CESSNA)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Friedens:

  • WUZY (97.7 FM; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN,INC.)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WFRB-FM (105.3 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSKE (104.3 FM; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Friedens:

  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • W57BM (Channel 57; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)

Friedens fatal accident list:

Aug 20, 2005 00:01 AM, Sr-0281, Lat: 40.052080, Lon: -78.992830, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.3mTotal length
  • $9,853,000Total costs
  • 110,025Total average daily traffic
  • 25,707Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,890Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Friedens, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 61960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Friedens, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • James T Alderman, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Mikhail Raznobriadsev, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Ste 150 Mc: Gasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Mikhail Raznobriadsev, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Ste 150 Mc: Gasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Regulatory Manager, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Ste 150 Mc: Gasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Regulatory Manager, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Ste 150 Mc: Gasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Gina Cacciatore, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, #150 Mcgasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Gina Cacciatore, 1541 Cornerstone Road (Lat: 40.012972 Lon: -78.889083), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 42111 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • N Corner Int Rt 281 & Barron St (Lat: 40.052306 Lon: -79.008083), Call Sign: KNJV923, Licensee ID: L00825853,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.6800 MHz, 33.7000 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Registrant: Friedens Vol Fire Company, Friedens, PA 15541, Phone: (814) 445-9947

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Somerset County Municipal Airport (Lat: 40.049806 Lon: -79.016972), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: KTH5, Licensee ID: L00002414,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2009, Expiration Date: 04/06/2019, Registrant: County Of Somerset, 300 North Center Avenue, Suite 500, Somerset, PA 15501, Phone: (814) 445-1400, Fax: (814) 445-7991, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Friedens)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-L2A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5196G , Serial Number: 172S9092, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 10/27/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Jonathan S Olasz, Po Box 129, Friedens, PA 15541
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5708Q , Serial Number: 3056, Year manufactured: 1965, Certificate Issue Date: 07/24/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory A Lowry, 670 Lake Shore Rd, Friedens, PA 15541
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 926CD , Serial Number: 0351, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 12/17/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Zimmerman Aircraft Rentals Inc, 115 Pickett Ln, Friedens, PA 15541
  • Aircraft: THOMAS S ZIMMERMAN JA30 SUPERSTOL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 926SZ , Serial Number: JA431-01-15, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 05/26/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas S Zimmerman, 407 Stouffer Hill Rd, Friedens, PA 15541
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 445AB , Serial Number: 10761, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 06/11/2010
    Registrant (Corporation): Penn Helicopter LLC, 1788 Stoystown Rd, Friedens, PA 15541
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/31/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$75,9105$76,76416$71,0964$32,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$54,4704$66,3300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$34,0109$76,0341$24,590
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$86,7671$77,860
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$88,9001$112,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Friedens, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Friedens, PA - Value

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 14. The highest number of fires - 28 took place in 2009, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Friedens, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.4%), and Outside Fires (18.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Friedens, PA
    • 13261.4%Structure Fires
    • 4018.6%Outside Fires
    • 2511.6%Other
    • 188.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Friedens, PA
Most common first names in Friedens, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2678.4 years
John2477.5 years
Charles2269.0 years
Robert2070.1 years
William2079.5 years
Harry1677.2 years
George1577.4 years
James1480.1 years
Margaret1378.4 years
Dorothy1174.2 years
Most common last names in Friedens, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1868.1 years
Trent1875.0 years
Kimmel1272.5 years
Brant1272.9 years
Weigle1282.5 years
Walker1178.1 years
Snyder1055.2 years
Zerfoss1071.9 years
Long983.4 years
Smith974.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Friedens, PA
  • 63.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.5%Coal or coke
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.7%Electricity
  • 5.7%Other fuel
  • 2.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Friedens, PA
  • 82.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.3%Electricity


Friedens compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Friedens on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Michael B. Knepper (3)
  • David R. Hockenberry (2)
  • Michael Knepper (2)
  • William F. Zore (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2020.