Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 4,721 (79% urban, 21% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 2,319  (49.1%)
Females: 2,402  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18229, 18235.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,298 (it was $35,976 in 2000)
Jim Thorpe:

$51,298
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,550 (it was $17,119 in 2000)

Jim Thorpe borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,894 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
Jim Thorpe:

$131,894
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $799.

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  • Races in Jim Thorpe, PA (2010)

    Jim Thorpe races chart
    • 4,55995.4%White alone
    • 1192.5%Hispanic
    • 491.0%Two or more races
    • 270.6%Asian alone
    • 190.4%Black alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 30.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jim Thorpe: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.0%), Irish (15.7%), Italian (6.2%), English (4.9%), Slovak (4.7%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/1956

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 14.5 square miles.

Population density: 326 people per square mile   (very low).

Jim Thorpe,PA real estate house value index trend

Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Jim Thorpe:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jim Thorpe borough:

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

1 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Jim Thorpe to the number of sex offenders is 949 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,092 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,053 (1.6%)

Jim Thorpe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (23.2 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (68.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lehighton borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Weissport borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Weissport East, PA (1.9 miles ), Nesquehoning borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Dry Tavern, PA (2.2 miles ), Parryville borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Bowmanstown borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Weatherly borough, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 75.74 W

Area code: 570

Jim Thorpe household income distribution Jim Thorpe home values distribution

Crime rates in Jim Thorpe by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2001213120
per 100,000 41.30.00.020.440.920.561.020.941.80.0
Robberies 1010200131
per 100,000 20.60.020.40.040.90.00.020.962.721.1
Assaults 81414617212013117
per 100,000 165.2286.7285.9122.5347.7431.2406.9271.1230.0147.9
Burglaries 15171616201115111211
per 100,000 309.7348.1326.8326.7409.1225.9305.2229.4250.9232.4
Thefts 5472921057495124120113100
per 100,000 1,115.01,474.21,879.12,143.71,513.61,950.72,522.92,502.12,363.02,112.4
Auto thefts 2381465452
per 100,000 41.361.4163.420.481.8123.2101.783.4104.642.2
Arson 0041100000
per 100,000 0.00.081.720.420.50.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.0) 147.6151.5181.5157.2218.8214.7271.2208.1227.6145.7

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Crime rate in Jim Thorpe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Pennsylvania average:

2.58

Jim Thorpe tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -256 (-5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jim Thorpe-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Jim Thorpe borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 27.2 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jim Thorpe-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 the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 224.6 miles away from Jim Thorpe 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 40.3 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 246.3 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 270.2 miles away from Jim Thorpe center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 37.8 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 Carbon County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jim Thorpe topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jim Thorpe:

  • GNADEN HUETTEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • SUMMIT AT BLUE MOUNTAIN NURSING AND REHAB CTR, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • MAHONING VALLEY NURSING AND RE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • WEATHERWOOD NURSING HOME AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WEATHERLY, PA)
  • REDCO GROUP/SUMMIT HILL,THE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SUMMIT HILL, PA)
  • PALMERTON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; PALMERTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jim Thorpe:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 16 miles; Schnecksville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,391)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 23 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 25 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 26 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 26 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Lehigh University (about 27 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Wilkes University (about 27 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)

Public high schools in Jim Thorpe:

Private high school in Jim Thorpe:

  • ADVENTURE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 85; Location: 1398 STATE ROUTE 903 STE 1; Grades: 6 - 12; Boys only)

Private elementary/middle school in Jim Thorpe:

  • ST JOSEPH REGIONAL ACADEMY (Students: 143; Location: 25 W 6TH ST; Grades: KG - 8)
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Library in Jim Thorpe:

  • DIMMICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $188,762; Location: 54 BROADWAY; 26,302 books; 820 audio materials; 897 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Jim Thorpe: Flagstaff Mountain Overlook (A), Diligent Fire Company 3 (B), Phoenix Hose Company 2 (C), Fairview Hose Company 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Jim Thorpe Tomb (1), Evergreen Cemetery (2), German Cemetery (3), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Robertson Run (A), Silkmill Run (B), Mauch Chunk Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Jim Thorpe: Flagstaff Mountain Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Broadway House (Museums; 41 West Broadway) (1), Everything Nice (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 41 Susquehanna Street) (2), C C Tourist Promotion Agency (Railrd Station) (3), Rail Tours Inc (Recreational Trips & Guides; 4 Lehigh Avenue) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Carbon County Courthouse - Jury Commissioners (Courthouse) (1), Carbon County Court System - Juvenile Probation (69 Broadway) (2), Carbon County Court House - Archives- Clerk of Courts-Criminal- Recorder of Deeds Of (Courthouse Annex) (3), Carbon County Court House - Controller Office (69 Broadway) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Carbon 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 80.5. This is about average.

City:

80.5
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 3.57. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.57
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jim Thorpe and their reported violations in the past:

TRATTORIA 903 RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PENN FOREST STREAM CLUBHOUSE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2012)

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

  • MAUCH CHUNK LAKE PARK (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POCONO WHITEWATER LTD. (Population served: 111, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JIM THORPE CAMPING RESORT (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PENN FOREST PLAZA (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAUCH CHUNK LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JIM THORPE SPORTSMENS CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • REILEYS PUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAUCH CHUNK LAKE MAIN OFFICE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.7%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 69.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  66.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Jim Thorpe in 2000:

  • 17 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in religious group quarters

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Jim Thorpe compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Jim Thorpe (2011 data):

  • Mauch Chunk Trust Company: Trust Services And Investment Mgmt B, at 1111 North Street, Broadway Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $312.6 mil, Deposits: $236.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Mauch Chunk Trust Financial Corp.
  • The Jim Thorpe National Bank: at 12 Broadway, Penn Forest Branch, Center Street Branch. Info updated 2009/01/30: Bank assets: $161.4 mil, Deposits: $145.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Jtnb Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania:

  • Harry Packer Mansion Inn, Packer Hill, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 , Phone: (570) 325-8566
  • Inn At Jim Thorpe, 24 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 , Phone: (570) 325-2599, Fax: (570) 325-9145
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Jim Thorpe travel time to work - commute Jim Thorpe mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (36%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Coal or coke (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Jim Thorpe borough (based on Carbon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant14,61352
Catholic12,41814
Evangelical Protestant1,94318
Orthodox2642
Other1623
None35,849-
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: 13
Carbon County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Carbon County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Carbon County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Here:

8.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Carbon County:

29.6%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.4%
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 25$5,846
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$6,452
Police Protection - Officers 7$45,223$77,5254$9,397
Firefighters 0$0 3$1,363
Streets and Highways 5$37,340$89,6160$0
Solid Waste Management 1$6,220$74,6400$0
Sewerage 4$20,541$61,6230$0
Natural Resources 0$0 1$4,943
Water Supply 5$30,558$73,3390$0
Totals for Government 22$139,882$76,29934$28,001

Jim Thorpe government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $68,000 ($14.40)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $682,000 ($144.46)
    Water Utilities: $596,000 ($126.24)
    General - Other: $591,000 ($125.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $457,000 ($96.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $385,000 ($81.55)
    Regular Highways: $357,000 ($75.62)
    Police Protection: $293,000 ($62.06)
    Housing & Community Development: $229,000 ($48.51)
    General Public Buildings: $89,000 ($18.85)
    Central Staff Services: $75,000 ($15.89)
    Fire Protection: $57,000 ($12.07)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($9.32)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $24,000 ($5.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($2.12)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.64)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $927,000 ($196.36)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $63,000 ($13.34)
    Benefit Payments: $42,000 ($8.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $436,000 ($92.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $762,000 ($161.41)

Jim Thorpe government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $577,000 ($122.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $449,000 ($95.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $374,000 ($79.22)
    All Other: $53,000 ($11.23)
    Parking Facilities: $38,000 ($8.05)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $6,000 ($1.27)
    Interest Revenue: $-103,000 ($-21.82)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $203,000 ($43.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $121,000 ($25.63)
    General Revenue, NEC: $77,000 ($16.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $672,000 ($142.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $86,000 ($18.22)
    All Other: $53,000 ($11.23)
    Housing & Community Development: $31,000 ($6.57)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.42)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $348,000 ($73.71)
    Property: $288,000 ($61.00)
    NEC: $173,000 ($36.64)

Jim Thorpe government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,269,000 ($1539.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,924,000 ($1466.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $345,000 ($73.08)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $214,000 ($45.33)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,576,000 ($333.83)

5.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($257 average AGI)
Carbon County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lehigh County, PA  0.88% ($36,048 average AGI)
from Monroe County, PA  0.59% ($32,936)
from Northampton County, PA  0.54% ($33,234)


5.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
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 Lehigh County, PA  0.69% ($38,100 average AGI)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.64% ($29,710)
to Northampton County, PA  0.55% ($32,493)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jim Thorpe:

  • WYNS (1160 AM; 4 kW; LEHIGHTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jim Thorpe:

  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WMGH-FM (105.5 FM; TAMAQUA, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Jim Thorpe:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYLN-LP (Channel 35; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Jim Thorpe fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Jim Thorpe fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 11,340Total average daily traffic
  • 336Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,372Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Jim Thorpe)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Jim Thorpe, PA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jim Thorpe)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS 1-26C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 58 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 2785Z , Serial Number: 296, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel J Witczak, 196 W Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5731W , Serial Number: 28-1380, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Vincent A Prete, 68 Blackberry Ln, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99WK , Serial Number: 2396, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Armani Consulting Corp, 185 Unionville Rd, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$94,84629$99,586114$115,04436$46,50019$76,3682$103,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$71,0009$147,7781$5,0001$71,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$94,2509$105,11159$129,3398$78,25011$83,2731$101,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$135,6675$61,60031$134,8061$253,0008$80,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$100,0004$64,7500$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$174,3332$124,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$148,3331$182,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$182,5002$160,5001$182,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jim Thorpe, PA
Most common first names in Jim Thorpe, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10978.5 years
John10773.7 years
Anna6378.8 years
William5873.8 years
Joseph4871.0 years
Helen4178.4 years
Elizabeth4178.7 years
James4070.5 years
Margaret3876.6 years
Charles3370.8 years
Most common last names in Jim Thorpe, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2673.7 years
Herman1876.1 years
Williams1673.1 years
Smith1574.1 years
Snyder1575.7 years
Brown1170.6 years
Otto1179.5 years
Mcginley1178.9 years
Dougherty1175.7 years
Yaich973.1 years
Businesses in Jim Thorpe, PA
NameCountNameCount
Kroger1True Value1
Quiznos1U-Haul1
Starbucks1UPS1
Subway1
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