Gratz, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 755 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.7%
 
Males: 378  (50.2%)
Females: 377  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17030, 17048.

Gratz Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,869 (it was $32,917 in 2000)
Gratz:

$48,869
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,961 (it was $16,837 in 2000)

Gratz borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $123,648 (it was $70,300 in 2000)
Gratz:

$123,648
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $124,494; detached houses: $137,433; mobile homes: $19,165

Median gross rent in 2017: $721.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gratz: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.8%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gratz, PA (2010)
    • 73696.2%White alone
    • 111.4%Hispanic
    • 70.9%Asian alone
    • 60.8%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Black alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Gratz, Pennsylvania as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gratz is 203 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (75.8%), English (9.5%), Pennsylvania German (5.1%), Irish (2.8%), American (1.3%), Welsh (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/03/1852

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 3.00 square miles.

Population density: 252 people per square mile   (very low).

Gratz, Pennsylvania map

10 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.2%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,829 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,765 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (45.0 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (90.2 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (93.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Lykens borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Wiconsico, PA (1.8 miles ),
Klingerstown, PA (1.9 miles),
Berrysburg borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Pillow borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Williamstown borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Elizabethville borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Tower City borough, PA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 40.61 N, Longitude: 76.72 W

Area code: 717

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

3.4%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Gratz, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (12.4%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Public administration (8.6%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Educational services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (19.5%)
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.7%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
  • Wood products (3.7%)
  • Truck transportation (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (15.9%)
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Gratz, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)

Average climate in Gratz, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 27.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.411. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.411
U.S.:

0.267
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

Gratz-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Gratz borough center caused $18 million in damages.

On 6/18/1970, a category F3 tornado 26.3 miles away from the borough center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gratz-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 40.7 miles away from Gratz center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 201.3 miles away from Gratz center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 261.2 miles away from the city 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 42.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 241.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 308.6 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 Dauphin County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Tropical Depressions: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gratz topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gratz:

  • KEPLER HOME, INC, THE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELIZABETHVILLE, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MILLERSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MILLERSBURG, PA)
  • MANOR AT SUSQUEHANNA VILLAGE,THE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MILLERSBURG, PA)
  • NIPPLE CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LIVERPOOL, PA)
  • LOVING CARE NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SELINSGROVE, PA)
  • VNA HEALTH SYSTEM (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; SHAMOKIN, PA)
  • BAYADA HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; SELINSGROVE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gratz:

  • Susquehanna University (about 16 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,495)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 24 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Bucknell University (about 26 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)
  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 26 miles; Pottsville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,412)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 29 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)
  • Messiah College (about 35 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)

Private elementary/middle school in Gratz:

  • SPECKTOWN SCHOOL (Students: 26, Location: 425 YUTS LN, Grades: 1-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Gratz Area Fire Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Carl Scheib - Baseball player.

Dauphin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

66.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Gratz (2011 data):

  • The Gratz National Bank: at 32 West Market Street, branch established on 1934/11/03. Info updated 2011/09/29: Bank assets: $175.2 mil, Deposits: $147.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Gnb Financial Services, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gratz:

Marital status in Gratz, PA
  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

For population 25 years and over in Gratz:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Gratz, PA (based on Dauphin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant43,691122
Catholic39,73916
Evangelical Protestant27,374164
Other10,39026
Black Protestant6,46431
Orthodox6895
None139,753-
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: 51
This county:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Dauphin County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Here:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 224
Here:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Dauphin County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

30.7%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gratz:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gratz:

18.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

62.4%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

84.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gratz, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 3$6,002
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 3$1,801
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$300
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$300
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 8$8,403

Gratz government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($71.52)
    Water Utilities: $34,000 ($45.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($25.17)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($23.84)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($15.89)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($5.30)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($2.65)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($2.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $23,000 ($30.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $34,000 ($45.03)

Gratz government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($5.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $16,000 ($21.19)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($7.95)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($2.65)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $23,000 ($30.46)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $46,000 ($60.93)
    Property: $26,000 ($34.44)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($18.54)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $5,000 ($6.62)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.32)

Gratz government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000 ($86.09)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,000 ($55.63)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,000 ($33.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,000 ($2.65)

Gratz government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $382,000 ($505.96)

5.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Dauphin County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.97% ($39,702 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.43% ($44,353)
from York County, PA  0.41% ($45,100)


6.29% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($399 average AGI)
Dauphin County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  1.26% ($51,385 average AGI)
to Lebanon County, PA  0.50% ($53,995)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.45% ($48,262)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gratz:

  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WTKT (1460 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gratz:

  • WYGL-FM (100.5 FM; ELIZABETHVILLE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBLJ-FM (95.3 FM; SHAMOKIN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVLY-FM (100.9 FM; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRBT (94.9 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Gratz:

  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)

Gratz fatal accident list:

Aug 29, 2009 11:28 PM, South St, Lat: 40.611217, Lon: -76.714097, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jul 6, 2005 07:00 PM, Sr-1014, Lat: 40.605180, Lon: -76.732290, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
Sep 23, 1988 04:00 PM, 25, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 22, 1984 08:99 PM, 00339, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.2mTotal length
  • $123,000Total costs
  • 2,194Total average daily traffic
  • 131Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,052Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.500083 Lon: -76.499694, Call Sign: WQLY807,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.775 MHz, 467.825 MHz, 467.875 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2010, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020, Certifier: Christopher Rothermel, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA3WYB, Grant Date: 10/23/1990, Expiration Date: 10/23/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/24/2002, Registrant: Grant F Beitler, Hcr 68 Box 30, Gratz, PA 17030
  • Call Sign: KA3ZFR, Grant Date: 07/02/1991, Expiration Date: 07/02/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2003, Registrant: Leslie A Fralick, Box 28, Gratz, PA 17030
  • Call Sign: KB3ACL, Grant Date: 05/19/1992, Expiration Date: 05/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2004, Registrant: Frances L Fralick, Box 28, Gratz, PA 17030
  • Call Sign: KB3CDY, Grant Date: 02/26/1998, Expiration Date: 02/26/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/27/2010, Registrant: Paul E Rudy Sr, 213 W Market St, Gratz, PA 17030

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 206H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3516G , Serial Number: 20608164, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 07/22/2011
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christopher J Lunt, 571 S Center St, Gratz, PA 17030, Other Owners: William Hepler, Benjamin R Margerum
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6470J , Serial Number: 28-4896, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/22/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 01/14/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Angela R Sitlinger, 411 S Spruce St, Gratz, PA 17030

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(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$55,5401$128,1803$99,9971$29,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$124,9700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$78,9900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0251.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$65,110
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0251.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gratz, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gratz, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gratz, PA
  • 55.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.8%Electricity
  • 15.8%Coal or coke
  • 9.3%Wood
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gratz, PA
  • 59.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.4%Electricity
  • 3.1%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Gratz 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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