Grove City, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 8,199 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 3,918  (47.8%)
Females: 4,281  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  25.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16127.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,883 (it was $34,598 in 2000)
Grove City:

$44,883
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,792 (it was $16,365 in 2000)

Grove City borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,363 (it was $83,100 in 2000)
Grove City:

$118,363
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $664.

  • Races in Grove City, PA (2010)

    Grove City races chart
    • 7,90995.0%White alone
    • 1131.4%Asian alone
    • 1041.2%Black alone
    • 951.1%Hispanic
    • 831.0%Two or more races
    • 150.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grove City: 95.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.8%), Irish (12.0%), English (9.7%), Italian (6.6%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), Polish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/04/1883

Elevation: 1256 feet

Land area: 2.65 square miles.

Population density: 3,092 people per square mile   (average).

Grove City,PA real estate house value index trend

Grove City, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Grove City:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grove City borough:

  • Never married: 53.3%
  • Now married: 30.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

174 residents are foreign born (1.2% Asia, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% Latin America).

This borough:

2.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Grove City, Pennsylvania as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grove City to the number of sex offenders is 633 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $972 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,207 (1.0%)

Grove City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Youngstown, OH (29.6 miles , pop. 82,026).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (50.1 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (271.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Harrisville borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Barkeyville borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Slippery Rock borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Slippery Rock University, PA (2.6 miles ), Jackson Center borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Mercer borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Lake Latonka, PA (3.1 miles ), Volant, PA (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 41.16 N, Longitude: 80.09 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,285 (+15.7%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,729 (42.8%)

Area code: 724

Grove City household income distribution Grove City home values distribution

Crime rates in Grove City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 00001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.012.90.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10122211040
per 100,000 12.50.012.725.625.726.212.913.00.047.90.0
Robberies 00401015110
per 100,000 0.00.050.70.012.90.012.965.113.012.00.0
Assaults 510325528203
per 100,000 62.3124.138.025.664.365.425.8104.126.10.036.6
Burglaries 822141217222920361318
per 100,000 99.7273.0177.4153.6218.8287.8374.6260.3469.4155.7219.4
Thefts 90112879310911510297717859
per 100,000 1,121.11,389.81,102.41,190.01,402.71,504.41,317.51,262.4925.7934.2719.0
Auto thefts 79415120311
per 100,000 87.2111.750.712.864.313.125.80.039.112.012.2
Arson 11210000100
per 100,000 12.512.425.312.80.00.00.00.013.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.3) 81.3108.593.685.0139.7115.4100.4119.582.291.252.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Grove City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -326 (-3.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Grove City, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Grove City, Pennsylvania average temperatures Grove City, Pennsylvania average precipitation Grove City, Pennsylvania humidity Grove City, Pennsylvania wind speed Grove City, Pennsylvania snowfall Grove City, Pennsylvania sunshine Grove City, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Grove City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Grove City borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the borough center killed 16 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grove City-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 27.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 63.5 miles away from Grove 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from the city 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 289.6 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) earthquake occurred 219.8 miles away from Grove 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 350.6 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 Mercer County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Jimmy Del Ray - Professional wrestler, Mari K. Eder - Army officer, Dick Bestwick - Football player and coach, Kate Kretz - Artist, Scot Thompson (baseball) - Baseball player, Smokin' Joe Kubek - Electric blues guitarist..

Hospitals in Grove City:

  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (363 OREGON ROAD)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL WILLOW (1026 SLIPPERY ROCK ROAD)
  • GROVE CITY MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 631 NORTH BROAD STREET EXT.)

Dialysis Facilities in Grove City:

  • DCI OF GROVE CITY (631 NORTH BROAD STREET EXTENSION)

Home Health Centers in Grove City:

  • GROVE CITY MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH SERVICES (631 NORTH BROAD ST EXT)
  • HEARTFELT HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (4 VILLAGE PARK DRIVE SUITE 100)

Nursing Homes in Grove City:

  • GROVE CITY MEDICAL CENTER TCC (631 NORTH BROAD ST)
  • GROVE MANOR (435 NORTH BROAD STREET)
  • HILLCREST NURSING CTR (400 HILLCREST AVE)
  • ORCHARD MANOR INC (RD 3)
  • ORCHARD MANOR, INC (20 ORCHARD DRIVE)
  • TRINITY LIVING CENTER (400 HILLCREST AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Grove City:

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College/University in Grove City:

  • Grove City College (Full-time enrollment: 2,560; Location: 100 Campus Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gcc.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Grove City:

  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; Slippery Rock, PA; Full-time enrollment: 8,424)
  • Butler County Community College (about 25 miles; Butler, PA; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • Youngstown State University (about 30 miles; Youngstown, OH; FT enrollment: 11,575)
  • Allegheny College (about 34 miles; Meadville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,249)
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 38 miles; Clarion, PA; FT enrollment: 5,771)
  • Robert Morris University (about 45 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 50 miles; Edinboro, PA; FT enrollment: 6,746)

Public high schools in Grove City:

Private elementary/middle school in Grove City:

  • GROVE CITY CHRISTIAN (Students: 101; Location: 1333 W MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Grove City, School District: GROVE CITY AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Grove City:

  • GROVE CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $141,770; Location: 125 WEST MAIN ST; 31,317 books; 1,122 audio materials; 1,066 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 60 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Station: Hot 101.1 out of Youngstown is a strong FM station that Grove City, Pa recieves.
  • Jubilee Christian School changed its name to Grove City Academy about 5 years ago. Also, as of Jan. 1, 2006, United Community Hospital will be called Grove City Hospital.

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Notable locations in Grove City: Zerbe Health Center (A), Weir C Ketler Technology Learning Center (B), Rockwell Hall of Science (C), President's Residence - Grove City College (D), Physical Learning Center (E), Phillips Field House (F), Mary Ethel Pew Dormitory (G), Mary Anderson Pew Dormitory (H), J Howard Pew Fine Arts Center (I), Issac C Ketier Dormitory (J), Hoyt Hall of Engineering (K), Hopeman Hall (L), Henry Buhl Library (M), Helen Harker Hall (N), Hall of Arts and Lecture (O), Grove City Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (P), Grove City Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Grove City: Harbison Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Grove City: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Grove City Area Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 111 College Avenue).

Hotels: Amerihost Inn-Grove City (1924 Leesburg Grove City), Comfort Inn Grove City (118 Garrett Drive).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 88.5. This is about average.

City:

88.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.231. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.231
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 12.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.36
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

9.1

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

BARKEYVILLE MUN AUTHORITY (Population served: 1,600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-17-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2005)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-29-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2005)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
JIFFY MINI MART #5 (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GROVE CITY COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HARRISVILLE PIZZA (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between AUG-06-2013 and SEP-06-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
JERRY TAYLOR FORD SALES (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PINE GROVE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-29-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2014), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2014), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-15-2014 and JUL-15-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-29-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2014), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2014)
MARANOS RECREAT & SPORTS CTR (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.8%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  58.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Grove City in 2010:

  • 2,303 people in college/university student housing
  • 174 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Grove City in 2000:

  • 2,063 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 174 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Grove City, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Grove City compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Grove City (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Grove City Drive-In Branch at 141 South Center Street, branch established on 1955/01/03; Grove City Branch at 165 South Broad Street, branch established on 1968/01/08. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Grove City Branch at 201 South Broad Street, branch established on 1957/12/23; Grove City Drive Up at 802 West Main Street, branch established on 1958/01/31. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Grove City Broad Street Branch at 160 South Broad Street, branch established on 1989/12/26; Pine Grove Square Branch at Republic Drive, Pine Grove Square, branch established on 1988/08/08. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton: Grove City Office Branch at 1319 West Main Street, branch established on 2008/04/01. Info updated 2008/11/05: Bank assets: $490.2 mil, Deposits: $416.5 mil, headquarters in Emlenton, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Emclaire Financial Corp
  • Mercer County State Bank: Grove City Branch at 712 West Main Street, branch established on 2007/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $312.6 mil, Deposits: $267.5 mil, headquarters in Sandy Lake, PA, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Mercer County State Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Huntington National Bank: Grove City Ii at 1506 W Main Street, branch established on 1973/06/04. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • Northwest Savings Bank: 200 South Center Street Branch at 200 South Center Street, branch established on 2001/05/17. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Grove City, Pennsylvania:

  • Super 8 Motel, 2001 Leesburg GRV City Rd, Grove City, PA 16127 , Phone: (724) 748-3000, Fax: (724) 748-0029
  • Best Western Grove City Inn, 1924 Leesburg Grv City Rd, Grove City, PA 16127 , Phone: (724) 748-5836, Fax: (724) 748-5486
  • Comfort Inn Grove City, 118 Garrett Dr, Grove City, PA 16127 , Phone: (724) 748-1005, Fax: (724) 748-1006
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Grove City, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Grove City travel time to work - commute Grove City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Grove City borough (based on Mercer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,24415
Mainline Protestant21,83178
Evangelical Protestant13,73994
Black Protestant1,1477
Orthodox9296
Other6129
None50,136-
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: 23
Mercer County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Mercer County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Mercer County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Mercer County:

29.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.9%
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
Financial Administration 4$24,186$72,5580$0
Other Government Administration 3$15,155$60,6200$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$57,221$62,4230$0
Police - Other 1$1,995$23,9404$1,745
Streets and Highways 6$26,862$53,7240$0
Sewerage 9$40,255$53,6730$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,917$47,5020$0
Water Supply 3$12,434$49,7360$0
Electric Power 8$37,213$55,8200$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,315$51,7801$1,118
Totals for Government 48$227,553$56,8885$2,863

3.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.51%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($318 average AGI)
Mercer County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lawrence County, PA  0.34% ($41,658 average AGI)
from Trumbull County, OH  0.31% ($23,343)
from Butler County, PA  0.30% ($34,881)


4.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,209 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Trumbull County, OH  0.42% ($30,495 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.39% ($32,377)
to Lawrence County, PA  0.29% ($36,656)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grove City:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBZY (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKST (1200 AM; 5 kW; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNIO (1390 AM; 10 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: YOUNGSTOWN RADIO LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPIC (790 AM; 1 kW; SHARON, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAJ (1340 AM; 0 kW; GROVE CITY, PA; Owner: GROVE CITY COLLEGE)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grove City:

  • WSAJ-FM (91.1 FM; GROVE CITY, PA; Owner: GROVE CITY COLLEGE)
  • WICT (95.1 FM; GROVE CITY, PA; Owner: YOUNGSTOWN RADIO LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLF (96.7 FM; MERCER, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOXX (99.3 FM; FRANKLIN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWIZ (103.9 FM; MERCER, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHOT-FM (101.1 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYTN (91.7 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WYFM (102.9 FM; SHARON, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLER-FM (97.7 FM; BUTLER, PA; Owner: WBUT, INC.)
  • WVMN (90.1 FM; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W248AD (97.5 FM; NEW WILMINGTON, PA; Owner: YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC)
  • WRSK (88.1 FM; SLIPPERY ROCK, PA; Owner: SLIPPERY ROCK U BD TRUSTEES AND SG)
  • WGYY (100.3 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRBP (101.9 FM; HUBBARD, OH; Owner: STOP 26-RIVERBEND, INC.)
  • WHUZ (94.3 FM; SAEGERTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAWN (89.5 FM; FRANKLIN, PA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WUUZ (107.7 FM; COOPERSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Grove City:

  • WFXI-CA (Channel 17; MERCER, PA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WFMJ-TV (Channel 21; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: WFMJ TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W56CL (Channel 56; NEW CASTLE, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYFX-LP (Channel 62; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WYTV (Channel 33; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF YOUNGSTOWN, LLC)
  • W50BF (Channel 50; SHARON, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
Grove City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Grove City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • 22,305Total average daily traffic
  • 1,853Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,721Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$101,80645$83,26779$96,84819$23,1050$012$61,4171$92,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$69,0008$130,2500$00$02$37,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$142,5004$52,00039$103,3088$38,6250$05$56,8000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$127,5004$145,00019$118,2114$27,5001$348,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$35,0001$106,0000$00$01$35,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0329.00 , 0330.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$96,0004$116,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$86,0001$145,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$82,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0329.00 , 0330.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 10

Incident types - Grove City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grove City, PA
Most common first names in Grove City, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17377.7 years
William15577.5 years
Mary14882.2 years
James12174.6 years
Robert9871.4 years
Charles9478.4 years
Helen8681.2 years
George7878.7 years
Margaret6483.6 years
Ruth6381.6 years
Most common last names in Grove City, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4481.0 years
Smith4280.3 years
Thompson4078.1 years
Brown3480.2 years
Hoffman3276.9 years
Montgomery2782.0 years
Uber2778.5 years
Young2474.5 years
Jones2480.2 years
Campbell2176.6 years
Businesses in Grove City, PA
NameCountNameCount
ALDO2Journeys1
Advance Auto Parts1Juicy Couture1
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy1
American Eagle Outfitters2Lane Bryant1
Ann Taylor2Levi Strauss & Co.1
Arby's2Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Banana Republic1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Microtel1
Best Western1Motherhood Maternity1
Brooks Brothers1New York & Co1
Burger King1Nike2
Casual Male XL1Old Navy1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chico's1Payless1
Clarks1Pizza Hut1
Coldwater Creek1Rite Aid2
Comfort Inn1Rue211
Dairy Queen2SAS Shoes1
DressBarn1Sears1
Dressbarn1Skechers USA1
Eddie Bauer1Subway4
Famous Footwear1Super 81
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Gap2Toys"R"Us1
Gymboree1U-Haul2
H&R Block1Vans1
IZOD1Walmart1
J.Crew1Wendy's1
JoS. A. Bank1YMCA1
Jones New York1

Grove City on our top lists:

  • #94 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #53 (16127) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
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