Johnstown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 20,402 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.7%
 
Males: 10,114  (49.6%)
Females: 10,288  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15901.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,354 (it was $20,595 in 2000)
Johnstown:

$25,354
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,626 (it was $13,236 in 2000)

Johnstown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $43,482 (it was $36,500 in 2000)
Johnstown:

$43,482
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $437.

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  • Races in Johnstown, PA (2013)

    Johnstown races chart
    • 16,20878.7%White alone
    • 2,47912.0%Black alone
    • 1,3636.6%Two or more races
    • 5782.8%Hispanic
    • 690.3%Asian alone
    • 210.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 60.03%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Johnstown: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.9%), Irish (12.0%), Italian (8.3%), Slovak (5.7%), Polish (5.6%), English (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/18/1889

Land area: 5.83 square miles.

Population density: 3,497 people per square mile   (average).

Johnstown,PA real estate house value index trend

Johnstown, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Johnstown:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Johnstown city:

  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

138 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 84 registered sex offenders living in Johnstown, Pennsylvania as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Johnstown to the number of sex offenders is 245 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,174 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,002 (2.7%)

Johnstown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (56.2 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (200.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Brownstown borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Daisytown borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Southmont borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Dale borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Westmont borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Elim, PA (1.4 miles ), Lorain borough, PA (1.5 miles ), East Conemaugh borough, PA (1.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $38,000
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $28,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $75,200
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 78.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,784 (+43.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,403 (49.5%)

Area code: 814

Johnstown household income distribution Johnstown home values distribution

Property values in Johnstown, PA


Crime rates in Johnstown by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 222522123317
per 100,000 7.07.07.218.17.38.34.28.613.113.34.531.9
Rapes 5525575336762
per 100,000 17.517.489.718.125.620.712.712.926.231.026.89.1
Robberies 425542564543574243603144
per 100,000 146.8191.5150.7203.1164.7178.1241.4181.3187.8265.8138.6200.4
Assaults 958711016011082846753819376
per 100,000 332.1303.0394.7580.2402.6339.6355.8289.1231.4358.9415.9346.2
Burglaries 238326298282351266262212256358285277
per 100,000 832.11,135.31,069.31,022.61,284.71,101.71,109.7914.91,117.91,586.01,274.61,261.7
Thefts 531660739627640704546501502572499497
per 100,000 1,856.42,298.52,651.62,273.62,342.42,915.82,312.72,162.12,192.12,534.12,231.72,263.8
Auto thefts 707276576147564328313828
per 100,000 244.7250.7272.7206.7223.3194.7237.2185.6122.3137.3169.9127.5
Arson 141417711771215237
per 100,000 48.948.861.025.440.329.029.651.865.58.913.431.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 261.6303.8371.8366.2330.0327.5316.4274.8293.0383.8312.6350.7

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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 Johnstown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 41 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Pennsylvania average:

2.58

Johnstown tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.6%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -4,158 (-14.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Johnstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Johnstown city center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 35.2 miles away from the city center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Johnstown-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 111.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 146.5 miles away from Johnstown 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 152.1 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 148.7 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 306.2 miles away from Johnstown center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 197.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cambria County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Count Grog - Professional wrestling manager, Frank Solich - Football player and coach, Geroy Simon - CFL player, Barry Schrader - Composer, Steve Ditko - (born 1927), comic artist, Carroll Baker - (born 1931), actress, Henry Capehart - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Artrell Hawkins - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: Nov 24, 1976), Carlton Haselrig - Sportsman, Edward R. Bradley - Philanthropist.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Johnstown: Edward A. Silk, Henry Capehart.

Main business address for: AMERISERV FINANCIAL INC /PA/ (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals in Johnstown:

  • CONEMAUGH REGIONAL HOSPICE (117 WORK DRIVE)
  • CONEMAUGH VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1086 FRANKLIN STREET)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 1020 FRANKLIN ST)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF JOHNSTOWN (1086 FRANKLIN STREET 6TH FLOOR)
  • UPMC LEE REGIONAL (provides emergency services, 320 MAIN ST)

Dialysis Facilities in Johnstown:

  • CHOICE HOME DIALYSIS (350 BUDFIELD STREET, SUITE 1)
  • DAVITA - JOHNSTOWN (344 BUDFIELD STREET)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - OSBORNE STREET (88 OSBORNE STREET)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - RICHLAND SQUARE (RICHLAND SQUARE I)

Home Health Centers in Johnstown:

  • COMMUNITY NURSING AND HOME HEALTH (244 WALNUT STREET)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING SERVICE (119 WALNUT STREET 4TH FL)
  • CONEMAUGH HOME HEALTH (315 LOCUST STREET, 1ST FLOOR SUITE)

Nursing Homes in Johnstown:

  • ARBUTUS PARK MANOR (207 OTTAWA STREET)
  • CONEMAUGH VALLEY MEM HOSP TRANS CARE U (1086 FRANKLIN STREET)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-RICHLAND (349 VOTECH DRIVE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN NSG CARE CTR-JO (1017 FRANKLIN STREET)
  • HIRAM G ANDREWS CNTR (727 GOUCHER ST)
  • LAURELWOOD CARE CENTER (100 WOODMONT ROAD)
  • LUTHERAN HOME AT JOHNSTOWN, THE (807 GOUCHER STREET)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (320 MAIN STREET)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF GREATER JOHNSTOWN (787 GOUCHER STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Johnstown:

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Amtrak station:

JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Johnstown:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (Full-time enrollment: 2,815; Location: 450 Schoolhouse Road; Public; Website: www.upj.pitt.edu)
  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (FT enrollment: 1,559; Location: 101 Community College Way; Public; Website: www.pennhighlands.edu)
  • Commonwealth Technical Institute (FT enrollment: 386; Location: 727 Goucher St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.hgac.org)
  • Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital (FT enrollment: 237; Location: 1086 Franklin St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.conemaugh.org)
  • Cambria-Rowe Business College-Johnstown (FT enrollment: 232; Location: 221 Central Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.crbc.edu)
  • Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center (FT enrollment: 206; Location: 445 Schoolhouse Rd; Public; Website: www.gjctc.org)
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences-Johnstown (FT enrollment: 41; Location: 2445 Bedford St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.pacas.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Johnstown:

  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 19 miles; Blairsville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,602)
  • Saint Francis University (about 20 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 31 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Seton Hill University (about 34 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 35 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Frostburg State University (about 47 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)

Biggest public high schools in Johnstown:

Private high schools in Johnstown:

  • BISHOP MC CORT HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 441; Location: 25 OSBORNE ST; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • CAMBRIA COUNTY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 152; Location: 561 PIKE RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • DAVIDSVILLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 49; Location: 197 PENDER RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Johnstown:

Private elementary/middle schools in Johnstown:

  • ST BENEDICT ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 2306 BEDFORD ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR MOTHER OF SORROWS SCHOOL (Students: 251; Location: 430 TIOGA ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CATHEDRAL CATHOLIC ACADEMY (Students: 171; Location: 110 LINDBERG AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PATRICK ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 155; Location: 625 PARK AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST ANDREWS SCHOOL (Students: 136; Location: 1621 FERNDALE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • WEST END CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 75; Location: 317 POWER ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST SOPHIA ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 12; Location: 111 ALBERTA AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Johnstown, map of school districts: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT

Libraries in Johnstown:

  • CAMBRIA COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $1,517,164; Location: 248 MAIN ST.; 143,627 books; 4,413 audio materials; 5,725 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 762 print serial subscriptions)
  • HIGHLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $216,817; Location: 330 SCHOOLHOUSE RD; 28,772 books; 210 audio materials; 1,353 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is only 1 hospital in Johnstown, PA now. As of August 1st 2005 Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital took over Lee Hospital. Lee Hospital is now called Conemaugh Downtown Campus.
  • St Clement Elementary School & Central Catholic Elementary School has merged into Cathedral Catholic Academy. The school is located at 110 Lindberg Avenue, Johnstown, PA 15905
  • Lee Hospital is no longer an independent entity and does not currently exist as a full-service hospital. As of 8/1/06, it was purchased by Conemaugh Health System and is currently renamed Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center Lee Campus. It no longer has an Emergency Dept., OB/GYN Dept. Cardiac Dept., etc. or accepts admissions of patients. It performs mostly outpatient services, i.e. labs, x-rays, therapy, wellness checkups, etc.

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Notable locations in Johnstown: Rosedale (A), Crichton Rehabilitation Center (B), Dale Borough Fire Company (C), Memorial Auditorium (D), Johnstown Fire Department Station 2 (E), Johnstown Fire Department Station 1 (F), Johnstown Fire Department Station 3 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Johnstown: AMERISERV FINANCIAL INC /PA/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Johnstown: Calvary Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Conemaugh River (A), Hinckston Run (B), Strayer Run (C), Solomon Run (D), Cherry Run (E), Sams Run (F), Stonycreek River (G), Saint Clair Run (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Johnstown include: Roxbury Park (1), Point Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Croatian Hall (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 612 Broad Street), Chamber Of Commerce-Greater Johnstown/Cambria County (111 Market).

Hotels: Econo Lodge (430 Napoleon Place), Comfort Inn & Suites (455 Theatre Drive), Alumni Hotel & Lounge (315 4th Avenue), Econo Lodge Johnstown (430 Napoleon Place), Fifth AV Hotel (500 Broad Street), Holiday Inn Johnstown-Downtown (250 Market Street), Holiday Inn Johnstown-Dwtn- Pa (250 Market St), Holiday Inn Express (1440 Scalp Ave).

Courts: Courts - Federal - Bankruptcy Court- Courtroom- Clerk's Office (319 Washington Street), Murtha John P - Johnstown Ofc (647 Main Street).

Cambria 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.409. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.409
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.2%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.5% for Black residents, 77.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 68.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  51.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

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

People in group quarters in Johnstown in 2010:

  • 102 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 63 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 53 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 50 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Johnstown in 2000:

  • 250 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 56 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 47 people in nursing homes
  • 45 people in halfway houses
  • 42 people in religious group quarters

Johnstown, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Johnstown compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Cambria County War Memorial Arena. Capacity: 6,000.

Banks with branches in Johnstown (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: 12 branches. 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
  • First Commonwealth Bank: Benscreek Shopping Center Branch, Richland Branch, Downtown Johnstown Office, Westmont Branch, Eighth Ward Branch, University Branch. Info updated 2010/11/23: Bank assets: $5,779.0 mil, Deposits: $4,511.6 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
  • Somerset Trust Company: Allegheny Lutheran Home Branch, Giant Eagle Branch, Johnstown Office, Westmont Branch, Richland Branch, Vinco Branch. Info updated 2009/01/14: Bank assets: $715.4 mil, Deposits: $603.6 mil, headquarters in Somerset, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Somerset Trust Holding Company
  • Ameriserv Financial Bank: Gallaria Branch, West End Branch, Westmont Branch, University Heights Branch, at 216 Franklin Street, Franklin Street Branch. Info updated 2010/05/21: Bank assets: $952.1 mil, Deposits: $816.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Ameriserv Financial, Inc
  • 1st Summit Bank: Johnstown Walmart Branch, Downtown Branch, Park Hill Branch, Westmont Branch, at 125 Donald Lane. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $730.5 mil, Deposits: $653.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Summit Bancorp Of Johnstown, Inc.
  • Northwest Savings Bank: Franklin Street Branch, Lower Yoder Branch, Richland Branch. 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
  • Slovenian Savings and Loan Association of Franklin-Conemaugh: 512 Central Avenue Branch, Hostetler Branch, West Hills Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $131.9 mil, Deposits: $119.0 mil, headquarters in Conemaugh, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • S&T Bank: Richland Branch at 1516 Scalp Avenue, branch established on 1996/01/26. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Johnstown, Pennsylvania:

  • Comfort Inn, 455 Theater Dr, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 266-3678, Fax: (814) 266-9783
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1440 Scalp Ave, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 266-8789, Fax: (814) 266-5285
  • Murphy Inn, 132 Penmar Ln, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 266-4800
  • Sleep Inn, 453 Theatre Dr, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 262-9292
  • Days Inn, 1540 Scalp Ave, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 269-3366, Fax: (814) 269-3366
  • Econo Lodge, 430 Napoleon PL, Johnstown, PA 15901 , Phone: (814) 536-1114, Fax: (814) 536-0022
  • Holiday Inn, 250 Market St, Johnstown, PA 15901 , Phone: (814) 535-7777, Fax: (814) 535-7777
  • Hampton Inn, 129 Commerce Ct, Johnstown, PA 15904 , Phone: (814) 262-7700, Fax: (814) 262-7800
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Johnstown city (based on Cambria County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,83156
Mainline Protestant24,819101
Evangelical Protestant9,20867
Black Protestant2,0666
Orthodox1,58112
Other6095
None40,565-
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: 31
Cambria County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Cambria County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Cambria County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
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
Financial Administration 11$34,006$37,0970$0
Other Government Administration 4$14,270$42,81010$2,776
Police Protection - Officers 50$214,864$51,5670$0
Police - Other 6$14,566$29,1320$0
Firefighters 43$170,729$47,6450$0
Fire - Other 7$19,495$33,4200$0
Streets and Highways 28$80,598$34,5420$0
Health 2$6,430$38,5800$0
Sewerage 19$80,344$50,7440$0
Parks and Recreation 7$19,577$33,5610$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 14$59,520$51,0170$0
Other and Unallocable 15$43,154$34,5230$0
Totals for Government 206$757,553$44,12910$2,776

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $3,514,000 ($172.24)
    Regular Highways: $606,000 ($29.70)
    Parking Facilities: $104,000 ($5.10)
    Sewerage: $74,000 ($3.63)
  • Current Operations - Housing & Community Development: $8,493,000 ($416.28)
    General - Other: $4,242,000 ($207.92)
    Sewerage: $3,865,000 ($189.44)
    Police Protection: $2,465,000 ($120.82)
    Fire Protection: $1,834,000 ($89.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,595,000 ($78.18)
    Parking Facilities: $1,248,000 ($61.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,189,000 ($58.28)
    Regular Highways: $847,000 ($41.52)
    Central Staff Services: $539,000 ($26.42)
    Libraries: $38,000 ($1.86)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $7,514,000 ($368.30)
    Benefit Payments: $1,555,000 ($76.22)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $744,000 ($36.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $446,000 ($21.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $189,000 ($9.26)
    Regular Highways: $101,000 ($4.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $71,000 ($3.48)
    General Public Building: $61,000 ($2.99)
    Parking Facilities: $30,000 ($1.47)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($1.03)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($0.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,051,000 ($345.60)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,118,000 ($250.86)
    All Other: $1,276,000 ($62.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000 ($55.68)
    Parking Facilities: $1,127,000 ($55.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $273,000 ($13.38)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $776,000 ($38.04)
    From Other Government: $418,000 ($20.49)
    From Local Government: $349,000 ($17.11)
    Local Employee Contribution: $161,000 ($7.89)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $1,924,000 ($94.30)
    All Other: $1,124,000 ($55.09)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $802,000 ($39.31)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,597,000 ($78.28)
    Interest Earnings: $223,000 ($10.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,295,000 ($210.52)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,134,000 ($55.58)
    Highways: $520,000 ($25.49)
    General Support: $13,000 ($0.64)
  • Tax - Property: $5,172,000 ($253.50)
    Individual Income: $1,814,000 ($88.91)
    NEC: $1,331,000 ($65.24)
    Other Selective Sales: $61,000 ($2.99)

Johnstown government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,427,000 ($364.03)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,196,000 ($352.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $231,000 ($11.32)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $66,000 ($3.23)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $2,384,000 ($116.85)
    Total Federal Securities: $111,000 ($5.44)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,687,000 ($180.72)

2.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,832 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Somerset County, PA  0.44% ($32,854 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.26% ($33,651)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.19% ($34,620)


3.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.57%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, PA  0.45% ($34,793 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($30,672)
to Blair County, PA  0.32% ($30,843)

Strongest AM radio stations in Johnstown:

  • WCRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WNTJ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Johnstown:

  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUZI-FM1 (105.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W228AO (93.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WUZI (105.7 FM; PORTAGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Johnstown:

  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Johnstown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 52Number of bridges
  • 1,204m3,950ftTotal length
  • $91,000Total costs
  • 181,971Total average daily traffic
  • 9,978Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 11900-1909
  • 41910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 161970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Johnstown, PA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Johnstown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 95 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Johnstown, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 218 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Johnstown)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Johnstown)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED36$53,77840$32,50074$55,27047$20,08529$48,6211$7,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$36,0003$64,33311$38,9093$8,3331$25,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$46,83321$39,23886$51,22163$16,85718$33,1110$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$55,5008$62,37532$56,6258$21,5003$45,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$57,0001$10,0002$44,5005$30,6000$00$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 15 tracts in Johnstown, PA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$37,2223$66,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$36,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$86,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 3
Most common first names in Johnstown, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,65573.8 years
Mary1,56680.1 years
William93073.7 years
Joseph88773.6 years
Robert74070.2 years
George72674.9 years
Anna72581.4 years
Charles68474.2 years
Margaret64578.5 years
James63471.0 years
Most common last names in Johnstown, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller35275.7 years
Smith26075.3 years
Shaffer16276.7 years
Thomas15477.8 years
Williams12774.6 years
Jones11976.6 years
Horner10876.5 years
Wilson10275.3 years
Davis9874.4 years
Martin8872.2 years
Businesses in Johnstown, PA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Justice1
AT&T1KFC2
Ace Hardware1Kincaid1
Advance Auto Parts3Kroger1
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy2
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture4
Applebee's1Long John Silver's2
Arby's1Lowe's1
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets7
AutoZone1Maurices1
BMW1McDonald's5
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike3
Blockbuster1Nissan1
Burger King3Pac Sun1
Carson Pirie Scott1Panera Bread1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza2
Comfort Inn1Payless2
Curves2Penske1
DHL1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen3RadioShack1
Deb1Red Lobster1
Dennys1Rite Aid5
Domino's Pizza2Ryan's Grill1
DressBarn1SAS Shoes1
Dressbarn1Sears2
Dunkin Donuts1Sleep Inn1
Econo Lodge1Spencer Gifts1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx7Starbucks1
Finish Line1Subaru1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway7
Ford1Super 81
GNC5T.J.Maxx1
GameStop2Taco Bell1
Goodwill2The Room Place2
Gymboree1Toyota1
H&R Block4Toys"R"Us1
Hilton1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn2UPS16
Hollister Co.1Vans1
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless2
Honda1Victoria's Secret1
Hot Topic1Walmart1
Hyundai1Wendy's2
JCPenney1YMCA1
Jones New York4

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