Glen Hope, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 140 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 69  (49.3%)
Females: 71  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  55.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16645, 16661.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $69,162 (it was $35,625 in 2000)
Glen Hope:

$69,162
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,054 (it was $13,321 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $95,059 (it was $54,200 in 2000)
Glen Hope:

$95,059
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $110,503; Detached houses: $114,840; Mobile homes: $33,394

Median gross rent in 2016: $684.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glen Hope: 91.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.1%), Polish (17.5%), American (8.8%), English (8.8%), Pennsylvania German (5.3%), Ukrainian (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1878

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 2.07 square miles.

Population density: 68 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Glen Hope:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glen Hope borough:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,666 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $817 (1.3%)

Glen Hope satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (81.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (185.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Irvona borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Coalport borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Ramey borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Houtzdale borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Brisbin borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Blandburg, PA (3.0 miles ), Westover borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Lumber City, PA (3.2 miles) .

Latitude: 40.80 N, Longitude: 78.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Glen Hope household income distribution Glen Hope home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-20.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Average climate in Glen Hope, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Glen Hope-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Glen Hope borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 50.3 miles away from the borough center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.

Earthquake activity:

Glen Hope-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 109.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 149.1 miles away from Glen Hope 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 133.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 304.4 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 143.3 miles away from Glen Hope 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 135.0 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 Clearfield County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Glen Hope:

  • DCI OF HASTINGS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; HASTINGS, PA)
  • MINERS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; HASTINGS, PA)
  • CLEARFIELD COMMUNITY NURSES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • KIDNEY CARE SERVICES OF PHILIPSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; PHILIPSBURG, PA)

Amtrak station near Glen Hope:

  • 17 miles: TYRONE (10TH & LOGAN AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glen Hope:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 19 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • Saint Francis University (about 22 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 34 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 35 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 37 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 41 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 46 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)

Private high schools in Glen Hope:

  • CAMPHILL SPECIAL SCHOOLS (Students: 100, Location: 1784 FAIRVIEW RD, Grades: UG-12)
  • DEVEREUX BRANDYWINE (Students: 87, Location: DEVEREUX RD, Grades: 1-12, Boys only)
  • UPATTINAS SCHOOL (Students: 39, Location: 429 GREENRIDGE RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Glen Hope:

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Notable location: Glen Hope Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Glen Hope: Caldwell Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Clearfield 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 92.1. This is worse than average.

City:

92.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 11.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.40. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.40
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.0%
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  73.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Glen Hope travel time to work - commute Glen Hope mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Glen Hope borough (based on Clearfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,33121
Mainline Protestant15,065101
Evangelical Protestant7,51371
Orthodox5196
Black Protestant1171
Other523
None39,045-
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: 16
Clearfield County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Clearfield County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
Here:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Clearfield County:

30.2%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
State:

11.5%
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

Glen Hope government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($78.57)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($42.86)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($28.57)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($21.43)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($21.43)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($7.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $14,000 ($100.00)

Glen Hope government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($7.14)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($35.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($7.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($42.86)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $8,000 ($57.14)
    Property: $4,000 ($28.57)
    NEC: $1,000 ($7.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $32,000 ($228.57)

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
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 Jefferson County, PA  0.72% ($28,138 average AGI)
from Centre County, PA  0.61% ($30,489)
from Blair County, PA  0.13% ($26,810)


3.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,627 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($175 average AGI)
Clearfield County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, PA  0.70% ($28,109 average AGI)
to Centre County, PA  0.50% ($29,865)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.22% ($30,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glen Hope:

  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glen Hope:

  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBRX (94.3 FM; PATTON, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Glen Hope:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W41CF (Channel 41; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WATM-TV (Channel 23; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • WTAJ-TV (Channel 10; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W57AH (Channel 57; BROCKPORT, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • WKBS-TV (Channel 47; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W32AX (Channel 32; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 717Total average daily traffic
  • 193Total average daily truck traffic
  • 917Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Coal or coke (9%)
  • Electricity (7%)

Glen Hope compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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