Grampian, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 348 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.1%
 
Males: 163  (47.0%)
Females: 185  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 16838.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,932 (it was $29,271 in 2000)
Grampian:

$38,932
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,623 (it was $12,127 in 2000)

Grampian borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $55,573 (it was $38,200 in 2000)
Grampian:

$55,573
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $71,281; Detached houses: $76,529; Mobile homes: $33,561

Median gross rent in 2012: $600.

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  • White alone - 355 (99.7%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Grampian: 91.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.1%), Irish (17.4%), English (12.5%), Italian (3.9%), French (3.6%), Swedish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/06/1885

Elevation: 1560 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,173 people per square mile   (low).

Grampian,PA real estate house value index trend

Grampian, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Grampian:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grampian borough:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:  0.9%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Grampian, Pennsylvania as of May 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grampian to the number of sex offenders is 175 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $811 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $700 (1.3%)

Grampian satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (80.3 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (194.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lumber City, PA (1.7 miles) , Curwensville borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Hyde, PA (2.9 miles ), Mahaffey borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Clearfield borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Plymptonville, PA (3.2 miles ), Troutville borough, PA (3.2 miles ), New Washington, PA (3.3 miles) .

Latitude: 40.97 N, Longitude: 78.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Grampian household income distribution Grampian home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +46 (+11.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (29%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Grampian, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Grampian borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 37.4 miles away from the borough center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.

Earthquake activity:

Grampian-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 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 139.6 miles away from Grampian 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 142.1 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) earthquake occurred 300.2 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 132.1 miles away from Grampian 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 143.6 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 (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grampian topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grampian:

  • CLEARFIELD COMMUNITY NURSES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • CLEARFIELD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • DAVITA - CLEARFIELD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • CLEARFIELD HOSP HHS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • CLEARFIELD HOSP HM HLTH SRVCS (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • MOUNTAIN LAUREL NRC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CLEARFIELD, PA)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE DUBOIS (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; DUBOIS, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grampian:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 32 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • Saint Francis University (about 33 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 38 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 41 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 42 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 44 miles; Clarion, PA; FT enrollment: 5,771)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 49 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)

Public high school in Grampian:

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Notable location: Grampian - Penn - Bloom Volunteer Fire Company Station 9 (A). 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 2012 was 67.7. This is about average.

City:

67.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.8%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  13.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Grampian compared to Pennsylvania 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Coal or coke (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grampian borough (based on Clearfield County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.57%
Here: 51.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Christian and Missionary Alliance
Adherents42.3%24.4%7.6%5.6%5.1%
Congregations9.8%35.1%6.2%7.7%6.2%
NameChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Assemblies of GodSalvation ArmyLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.5%1.2%0.9%0.9%10.5%
Congregations1.0%2.6%1.0%1.0%29.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$821
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$272
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,093

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $31,000 ($89.08)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($34.48)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($34.48)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($11.49)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($8.62)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($5.75)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($5.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($57.47)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $27,000 ($77.59)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($68.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($2.87)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($8.62)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($2.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($28.74)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.87)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $16,000 ($45.98)
    Property: $10,000 ($28.74)
    NEC: $5,000 ($14.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $93,000 ($267.24)

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 Grampian:

  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grampian:

  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDBA (107.3 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: DU BOIS AREA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • W279AB (103.7 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: DU BOIS AREA BROADCASTING, CO., INC.)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBRX (94.3 FM; PATTON, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Grampian:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)

Grampian fatal accident list:

Jul 5, 1981 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 22, 1981 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 646
Total average daily truck traffic: 64
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 812

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grampian)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Tank #2; Wall Town Rd, .81km Off Of Sr 219 (Lat: 40.959444 Lon: -78.620278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPZQ347
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/19/2004, Expiration Date: 02/19/2014, Certifier: Robert Newpher
    Registrant: Us Filter Control Systems, Inc., 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grampian)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH C90 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 9, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 201 mph), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 2019U , Serial Number: LJ-792, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Hepburnia Coal Sales Corp, Rr 1 Hepburnia, Grampian, PA 16838

Most common first names in Grampian, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2371.9 years
William1873.4 years
Robert1664.3 years
James1570.8 years
Mary1079.9 years
George1081.8 years
Charles974.8 years
Thomas970.0 years
Joseph879.0 years
Dorothy872.0 years
Most common last names in Grampian, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thomas1378.8 years
Spencer1373.5 years
Pentz1382.3 years
Rafferty1270.9 years
Danvir975.1 years
Wall976.2 years
Snyder974.3 years
Hartzfeld983.3 years
Mahlon880.6 years
Wriglesworth882.0 years
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