Juniata Terrace, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 543 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.2%
 
Males: 261  (48.2%)
Females: 282  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17044.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,616 (it was $29,286 in 2000)
Juniata Terrace:

$32,616
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,305 (it was $14,398 in 2000)

Juniata Terrace borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $47,455 (it was $44,000 in 2000)
Juniata Terrace:

$47,455
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $121,484; Detached houses: $131,464; Townhouses or other attached units: $66,417; In 2-unit structures: $57,797; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $105,594; Mobile homes: $54,822

Median gross rent in 2013: $705.

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  • Races in Juniata Terrace, PA (2010)

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    • 52697.0%White alone
    • 81.5%Hispanic
    • 50.9%Two or more races
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Juniata Terrace: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.0%), Irish (22.6%), United States (12.5%), English (8.3%), Polish (8.0%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 550 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 4,262 people per square mile   (average).

Juniata Terrace,PA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Juniata Terrace:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Juniata Terrace borough:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

15 residents are foreign born (0.4% Europe).

This borough:

2.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,111 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,059 (2.1%)

Juniata Terrace satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (77.1 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (102.0 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (134.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lewistown borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Highland Park, PA (1.6 miles ), Granville, PA (1.8 miles ), Burnham borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Yeagertown, PA (2.0 miles ), Maitland, PA (2.3 miles ), Strodes Mills, PA (2.3 miles ), Reedsville, PA (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.58 N, Longitude: 77.58 W

Juniata Terrace household income distribution Juniata Terrace home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -62 (-11.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Juniata Terrace, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Juniata Terrace-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.0 miles away from the Juniata Terrace borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/23/1952, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Juniata Terrace-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 159.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from Juniata Terrace center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 199.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 285.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.7 miles away from Juniata Terrace 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 334.0 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 Mifflin County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Juniata Terrace:

  • LEWISTOWN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • DAVITA - LEWISTOWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-WILLIAM PENN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • MALTA HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GRANVILLE, PA)
  • VALLEY VIEW HAVEN, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BELLEVILLE, PA)

Amtrak station near Juniata Terrace:

  • 1 miles: LEWISTON (LEWISTOWN, HELEN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Juniata Terrace:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 21 miles; University Park, PA; Full-time enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 22 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Dickinson College (about 34 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 37 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Lock Haven University (about 40 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Susquehanna University (about 40 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; FT enrollment: 2,495)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 42 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)

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Mifflin 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 2013 was 81.1. This is about average.

City:

81.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.82
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.367. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.367
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Juniata Terrace travel time to work - commute Juniata Terrace mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Juniata Terrace borough (based on Mifflin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,01067
Mainline Protestant9,88845
Catholic1,1901
Black Protestant731
Other11
None24,520-
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: 17
Mifflin County:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Mifflin County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Mifflin County:

27.5%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Juniata Terrace:

57.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Juniata Terrace:

27.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Juniata Terrace:

19.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Juniata Terrace:

33.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

64.3%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Juniata Terrace, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$4,711$56,5320$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$9,277
Totals for Government 1$4,711$56,5324$9,277

Juniata Terrace government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $494,000 ($909.76)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($55.25)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($7.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($5.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($3.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($71.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $8,000 ($14.73)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $70,000 ($128.91)

Juniata Terrace government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($3.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($16.57)

Juniata Terrace government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $650,000 ($1197.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $203,000 ($373.85)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $447,000 ($823.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $45,000 ($82.87)

3.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.06%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Juniata County, PA  0.36% ($22,677 average AGI)
from Huntingdon County, PA  0.35% ($28,794)
from Centre County, PA  0.30% ($36,593)


2.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.93%
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 Juniata County, PA  0.31% ($27,250 average AGI)
to Huntingdon County, PA  0.25% ($31,978)
to Centre County, PA  0.18% ($32,576)

Strongest AM radio stations in Juniata Terrace:

  • WKVA (920 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)
  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WJUN (1220 AM; 1 kW; MEXICO, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WHYL (960 AM; 5 kW; CARLISLE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Juniata Terrace:

  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJRC (90.9 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WMRF-FM (95.7 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WCHX (105.5 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: MIFFLIN COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVNW (96.7 FM; BURNHAM, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • W270AG (101.9 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWLY (106.3 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES,LLC)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WLTS (94.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Juniata Terrace:

  • W12CA (Channel 12; ELLIOTTSBURG, PA; Owner: HEIRLOOM MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W13BY (Channel 13; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: GEORGE W. KIMBLE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 36,653Total average daily traffic
  • 2,067Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,293Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (22%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Juniata Terrace compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Juniata Terrace on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
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