Laporte, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 308 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 136  (44.4%)
Females: 172  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  61.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18626.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,609 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
Laporte:

$49,609
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,569 (it was $18,762 in 2000)

Laporte borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $151,539 (it was $95,600 in 2000)
Laporte:

$151,539
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $446.

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  • Races in Laporte, PA (2010)

    Laporte races chart
    • 30797.2%White alone
    • 30.9%American Indian alone
    • 30.9%Hispanic
    • 20.6%Black alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Laporte: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), Irish (20.9%), English (10.2%), Polish (7.5%), United States (6.7%), Russian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1853

Elevation: 1966 feet

Land area: 1.12 square miles.

Population density: 274 people per square mile   (very low).

Laporte, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Laporte:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Laporte borough:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $935 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,903 (1.1%)

Laporte satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (42.8 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (121.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Eagles Mere, PA (2.2 miles) , Forksville, PA (2.7 miles) , Dushore borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Jamison City, PA (3.2 miles) , Bethel, PA (3.3 miles ), New Albany borough, PA (3.6 miles ), Waller, PA (3.7 miles) , Picture Rocks borough, PA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 41.42 N, Longitude: 76.49 W

Area code: 570

Laporte household income distribution Laporte home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-11.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (39%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (34%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Laporte, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Laporte-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Laporte borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.2 miles away from the borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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 206.4 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 202.4 miles away from Laporte 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 79.1 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 254.3 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 79.8 miles away from Laporte center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 242.1 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 Sullivan County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Laporte topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Laporte:

  • HIGHLANDS CARE CENTER, THE (918 MAIN STREET)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laporte:

  • Misericordia University (about 28 miles; Dallas, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,554)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 29 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 31 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 31 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • Wilkes University (about 34 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 35 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Bucknell University (about 39 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)

Public high school in Laporte:

Public elementary/middle school in Laporte:

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Notable location: Laporte Volunteer Fire Company Station 50 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

Sullivan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.7%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.0 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
97 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
83 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Laporte (2011 data):

  • Citizens & Northern Bank: Laporte Branch at 514 Main Street, branch established on 1909/09/09. Info updated 2012/02/14: Bank assets: $1,312.5 mil, Deposits: $1,019.9 mil, headquarters in Wellsboro, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens And Northern Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Laporte borough (based on Sullivan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,0004
Mainline Protestant5979
Evangelical Protestant2423
Orthodox401
Other--
None4,549-
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: 3
Sullivan County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Sullivan County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Sullivan County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

17.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

29.5%
Pennsylvania:

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

17.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.4%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Laporte:

44.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Laporte:

16.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Laporte:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Laporte:

55.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Laporte:

68.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Laporte, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$306
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$2,048
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,507
Water Supply 0$0 1$835
Totals for Government 0$0 6$5,696

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $43,000 ($139.61)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($97.40)
    General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($51.95)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($51.95)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($42.21)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($19.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($19.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.25)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($3.25)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($3.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($48.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $43,000 ($139.61)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($9.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($19.48)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $76,000 ($246.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($45.45)
  • Tax - Property: $67,000 ($217.53)
    Individual Income: $15,000 ($48.70)
    NEC: $6,000 ($19.48)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $188,000 ($610.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $177,000 ($574.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($35.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $162,000 ($525.97)

6.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
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 Bradford County, PA  0.84% ($22,810 average AGI)
from Lycoming County, PA  0.72% ($50,667)
from Bucks County, PA  0.56% ($36,071)


6.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
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 Lycoming County, PA  1.21% ($35,333 average AGI)
to Bradford County, PA  1.08% ($42,037)

Strongest AM radio stations in Laporte:

  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Laporte:

  • WCOZ (103.9 FM; LAPORTE, PA; Owner: SMITH AND FITZGERALD, PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZXR (99.3 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBZD-FM (93.3 FM; MUNCY, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WHGL-FM (100.3 FM; CANTON, PA; Owner: CANTROAIR COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Laporte:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • 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.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)

Laporte fatal accident list:

Jul 7, 1983 01:99 PM, 00017, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 21, 1982 01:99 AM, 00019, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Laporte)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Courthouse (Lat: 41.424250 Lon: -76.493278), Call Sign: KNGE711
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.525 MHzGrant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 03/15/2023Registrant: Pema, 2605 Interstate Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 346-3220, Fax: (717) 651-2125, Email:
  • Ssw Of Sullivan County High School On School Property (Lat: 41.417861 Lon: -76.499389), Call Sign: WNBV855, Licensee ID: L00983102
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.950 MHz, 462.975 MHz, 463.000 MHz, 463.025 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHzGrant Date: 01/12/2000, Expiration Date: 02/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2005Registrant: State Of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA 17108, Phone: (717) 946-5010
  • Lat: 41.424250 Lon: -76.493278, Call Sign: WQNU585
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.715 MHz, 155.490 MHz, 155.475 MHz, 151.137 MHz, 154.452 MHz, 158.737 MHz, 159.472 MHzGrant Date: 05/31/2011, Expiration Date: 05/31/2021, Certifier: Robert D MontgomeryRegistrant: County Of Sullivan, 245 Muncy St, Laporte, PA 18626, Phone: (570) 946-7361, Email:
  • Sull696, 253 Sr-154 (Lat: 41.434167 Lon: -76.497500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 29.3 m, Call Sign: WQOF912
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.050 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2011, Expiration Date: 09/14/2021, Certifier: Charles K LetoRegistrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Bretz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • 749 South Street (Lat: 41.419694 Lon: -76.498056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQOU696
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2022, Certifier: Bruce LandisRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N. Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, Ssw Of Sullivan Cty Hs (Lat: 41.417833 Lon: -76.499389), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNEP456
    Assigned Frequencies: 2193.60 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/2001, Expiration Date: 09/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2010Registrant: Lycoming County Dept. Of Public Safety, 542 County Farm Road, Suite 101, Montoursville, PA 17754, Phone: (570) 433-4461, Fax: (570) 433-4220, Email:
  • Sullivan Twr, Lat: 41.418250 Lon: -76.499944, Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQGC586
    Assigned Frequencies: 18080.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz... (+9 more)Grant Date: 12/08/2006, Expiration Date: 12/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2011, Certifier: Christopher L HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • LAPORTE, Beech And South Street (Lat: 41.417528 Lon: -76.500389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQJH949, Licensee ID: L00013402
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/2008, Expiration Date: 09/16/2018, Certifier: Merri MontgomeryRegistrant: County Of Sullivan, Courthouse Square, La Porte, PA 18626-0157, Phone: (570) 946-5010, Email:
  • SULL30365N1, Lat: 41.416639 Lon: -76.500000, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQNI509
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Suzanne S Foust MrsRegistrant: Keystone Community Network, Inc., 18 East Main Street, Lock Haven, PA 17745, Phone: (570) 893-8111, Fax: (570) 893-8655, Email:
  • Sull Co CH CPE, Lat: 41.423861 Lon: -76.493500, Type: Building, Structure height: 22.8 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQNI509
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Suzanne S Foust MrsRegistrant: Keystone Community Network, Inc., 18 East Main Street, Lock Haven, PA 17745, Phone: (570) 893-8111, Fax: (570) 893-8655, Email:
  • LAPORTE RE-L, South St (Lat: 41.417556 Lon: -76.500944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQTG687
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 01/29/2024, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • LAPORTE RELO, 797 South Street (Lat: 41.417556 Lon: -76.500944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQTH874
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2014, Expiration Date: 02/06/2024, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Laporte)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS 1-26A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 58 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3830A , Serial Number: 97, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1960
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Catherine A Williams, Po Box 18626, Laporte, PA 18626, Other Owners: Richard D Jr Horigan
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS 1-26B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 58 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 5744S , Serial Number: 392, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Individual): Catherine A Williams, Po Box 336, Laporte, PA 18626

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

PIONEER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • PENNA STATE POLICE BLOOMSBURG (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Laporte, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Helen1282.2 years
Mary1284.2 years
William979.2 years
John874.6 years
Frank783.9 years
Robert770.9 years
Dorothy682.0 years
Margaret685.9 years
Richard568.6 years
Walter578.2 years
Most common last names in Laporte, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith576.8 years
Blasi482.0 years
Carpenter491.2 years
Shultz473.3 years
Cox387.3 years
Russell375.6 years
Snyder382.7 years
Steinruck367.9 years
Kaminski286.1 years
Golder276.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (49%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Laporte compared to Pennsylvania 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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