Galeton, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 1,077 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.7%
 
Males: 496  (46.1%)
Females: 581  (53.9%)
Median resident age:

51.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 16922.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $36,188 (it was $27,727 in 2000)
Galeton:

$36,188
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,396 (it was $13,095 in 2000)

Galeton borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $77,916 (it was $46,100 in 2000)
Galeton:

$77,916
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $111,805; detached houses: $113,088; in 2-unit structures: $43,314; mobile homes: $78,908

Median gross rent in 2019: $650.

March 2019 cost of living index in Galeton: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.2%
(21.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Galeton, PA (2010)
    • 1,10796.3%White alone
    • 151.3%Two or more races
    • 121.0%Hispanic
    • 100.9%Black alone
    • 50.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Galeton, Pennsylvania as of March 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Galeton is 262 to 1.


Crime rates in Galeton by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(158.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(89.4)
1
(90.7)
1
(91.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(178.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(475.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(83.3)
1
(86.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(173.6)
2
(178.7)
6
(544.5)
8
(730.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(411.9)
8
(668.9)
1
(83.3)
2
(173.8)
3
(259.3)
2
(173.6)
8
(714.9)
4
(363.0)
2
(182.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(2,059)
18
(1,483)
6
(501.7)
5
(416.7)
11
(955.7)
8
(691.4)
12
(1,042)
13
(1,162)
12
(1,089)
15
(1,370)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(79.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index310.488.166.939.267.845.888.5257.4250.5286.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Galeton, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: American (25.4%), German (20.0%), Italian (10.9%), English (7.9%), Irish (7.5%), Swedish (7.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/07/1896

Elevation: 1344 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 1,539 people per square mile   (low).

Galeton, Pennsylvania map

29 residents are foreign born (1.9% Asia).

This borough:

2.2%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,097 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,100 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (87.6 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (99.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (177.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Ulysses borough, PA (3.6 miles ),
Westfield borough, PA (3.7 miles ),
Sweden Valley, PA (4.0 miles ),
Wellsboro borough, PA (4.2 miles ),
Knoxville borough, PA (4.3 miles ),
Coudersport borough, PA (4.4 miles ),
West Union, NY (4.7 miles ),
Troupsburg, NY (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.73 N, Longitude: 77.64 W

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Galeton, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Galeton, PA in 2019
Galeton satellite photo by USGS

Galeton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Galeton, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Truck transportation (7.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Galeton, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in Galeton, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Galeton-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.2 miles away from the Galeton borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the borough center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Galeton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 64% 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 143.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 264.9 miles away from Galeton center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 181.8 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 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 276.9 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 Potter County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galeton:

  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 30 miles; Mansfield, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,826)
  • Alfred University (about 37 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 38 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Corning Community College (about 40 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Lock Haven University (about 42 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 47 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • St Bonaventure University (about 50 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,286)

Public high school in Galeton:

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Library in Galeton:

  • GALETON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $50,489; Location: 5 PARK LANE; 16,624 books; 80 audio materials; 680 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Goodyear Hose Company Station 10 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Galeton Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: West Branch Pine Creek (A), South Branch Pine Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Germania Hotel Inc (1361 Germania Road).

Potter 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 Galeton and their reported violations in the past:

LYMAN RUN STATE PARK (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2007)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
PA LUMBER MUSEUM (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PINE CREEK INN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2009)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
LYMAN RUN PARK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2009)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PERMA STONE INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PROUTY PLACE STATE PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-09-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2006)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 10 regular monitoring violations
PATTERSON STATE PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-14-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

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

  • NOB HILL MOTEL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

64.0%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
16 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000

Banks with branches in Galeton (2011 data):

  • Northwest Savings Bank: Galeton Branch at 30 West Street, branch established on 1965/03/24. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Galeton:

Marital status in Galeton, PA
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

For population 25 years and over in Galeton:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Galeton
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Religion statistics for Galeton, PA (based on Potter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,27020
Evangelical Protestant2,15423
Catholic1,8765
None11,157-
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: 9
This county:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Potter County:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Potter County:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.8%
Pennsylvania:

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

14.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Galeton:

45.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Galeton:

41.4%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

29.7%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

16.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Galeton:

36.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Galeton:

48.0%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Galeton, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$6,665$39,9900$0
Water Supply 2$5,669$34,0140$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,189$38,2682$886
Sewerage 1$3,764$45,1680$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,860$22,3200$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$226
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,769
Totals for Government 7$21,146$36,25011$2,881

Galeton government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $264,000 ($245.13)
    Sewerage: $211,000 ($195.91)
    Water Utilities: $168,000 ($155.99)
    Regular Highways: $115,000 ($106.78)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($68.71)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($60.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($22.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($10.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($3.71)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($3.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.93)

Galeton government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $437,000 ($405.76)
    Other: $7,000 ($6.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($4.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($4.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($9.29)
    Fines and Forfeits: $10,000 ($9.29)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($2.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $305,000 ($283.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $85,000 ($78.92)
  • Tax - Property: $261,000 ($242.34)
    Individual Income: $74,000 ($68.71)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $6,000 ($5.57)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($4.64)
    Public Utility License: $3,000 ($2.79)

Galeton government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($26.93)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($26.93)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($26.93)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($26.93)

Galeton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $184,000 ($170.84)

Businesses in Galeton, PA

  • La-Z-Boy: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Galeton:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFRM (600 AM; 1 kW; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNBT (1490 AM; 1 kW; WELLSBORO, PA; Owner: FARM AND HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Galeton:

  • WCOG-FM (100.7 FM; GALETON, PA; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBT-FM (104.5 FM; WELLSBORO, PA; Owner: FARM AND HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDKC (101.5 FM; COVINGTON, PA; Owner: MID-ATLANTIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMTT (94.7 FM; TIOGA, PA; Owner: EUROPA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WZYY (106.9 FM; RENOVO, PA; Owner: WESTVIEW COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WQBR (99.9 FM; AVIS, PA; Owner: MAXIMUM IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNBQ (92.3 FM; MANSFIELD, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJSA-FM (96.3 FM; JERSEY SHORE, PA; Owner: CONVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHGL-FM (100.3 FM; CANTON, PA; Owner: CANTROAIR COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WLIH (107.1 FM; WHITNEYVILLE, PA; Owner: GOOD CHRISTIAN RADIO B/CNG, INC.)

Galeton fatal accident list:

Jan 5, 1992 10:14 PM, Hammond Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 7, 1991 02:29 PM, 6, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 33.1mTotal length
  • $3,764,000Total costs
  • 15,808Total average daily traffic
  • 1,253Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,899Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Galeton, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 51960-1969
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Galeton, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 3.2 Km Se Of Cherry Springs On Rt 44 (Lat: 41.646167 Lon: -77.796667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: KYS629, Licensee ID: L00078242,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.5400 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Certifier: William E Harwood Jr, Registrant: Voam Electric Cooperative, Inc., 212 Locust St., Harrisburg, PA 17108-1266, Phone: (717) 233-5704, Fax: (717) 236-3320, Email:
  • Top Of Deer Lick Hollow (Lat: 41.719222 Lon: -77.653333), Call Sign: KTO611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.5400 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • POTT11, Pott11, West Of Sr 144 (Lat: 41.715472 Lon: -77.656111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPZU969,
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.462 MHz, 853.737 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2014, Expiration Date: 03/19/2024, Certifier: Donald R Appleby, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • Lat: 41.779861 Lon: -77.826722, Call Sign: WQVQ505,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.712 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/2015, Expiration Date: 04/15/2025, Certifier: Patricia Berberich, Registrant: Brico Technologies Wireless Communications, 1300 College Ave, Elmira, NY 14901, Phone: (607) 734-2959, Fax: (607) 733-0578, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • POTT11, Off Route 144, 2.2 Km Sw Of (Lat: 41.715389 Lon: -77.656111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPSS661,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 05/26/2011, Expiration Date: 07/25/2021, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • DEERLICK, 502 Tv Tower Lane (Lat: 41.715583 Lon: -77.656333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Call Sign: WQJM352,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 08/04/2018, Expiration Date: 10/31/2028, Certifier: John Hetrick, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:
  • DEERLICK, 502 Tv Tower Lane (Lat: 41.715583 Lon: -77.656333), Type: Mast, Structure height: 73.1 m, Call Sign: WQJM387,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6725.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2018, Expiration Date: 11/03/2028, Certifier: David Cohick, Registrant: County Of Tioga, 99 William Farrell Dr., Wellsboro, PA 16901, Phone: (570) 724-9110, Fax: (570) 724-6819, Email:
  • GALETON 95, Lat: 41.735222 Lon: -77.643667, Type: Bant, Structure height: 18.9 m, Overall height: 19.9 m, Call Sign: WQNU593,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2011, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Certifier: Matthew S Hoppes, Registrant: Indigo Wireless, Inc., 100 Main St., Wellsboro, PA 16901, Phone: (570) 662-5118, Email:
  • GALETON, 95 West Street (Lat: 41.722028 Lon: -77.651083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 77.4 m, Overall height: 82 m, Call Sign: WQOM819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2011, Expiration Date: 11/21/2021, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • 3POO770A, 95 West Street (Lat: 41.722028 Lon: -77.651083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WRAA762,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 09/26/2017, Expiration Date: 09/26/2027, Certifier: David Weblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • 3POO766C, 120 Goss Road (Lat: 41.655972 Lon: -77.675972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WRAS253,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2018, Expiration Date: 02/13/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Galeton)
Most common first names in Galeton, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2482.3 years
Robert2271.4 years
William2171.5 years
John1974.8 years
James1873.1 years
Charles1778.0 years
Ruth1579.7 years
Frank1377.0 years
George1374.8 years
Arthur1178.3 years
Most common last names in Galeton, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1174.3 years
Smith1080.1 years
Greene985.1 years
Fowler980.1 years
Button866.4 years
Karhan882.4 years
Sykora877.4 years
Johnson780.8 years
Wilson778.9 years
Hurd677.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Galeton, PA
  • 89.0%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Galeton, PA
  • 66.4%Utility gas
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Galeton compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below 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 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.

Galeton on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other noninstitutional group quarters (population 1,000+)"
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