Laporte, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 298 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.8%
 
Males: 151  (50.8%)
Females: 147  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

64.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18626.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $78,373 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
Laporte:

$78,373
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,074 (it was $18,762 in 2000)

Laporte borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $185,332 (it was $95,600 in 2000)
Laporte:

$185,332
PA:

$192,600

Median gross rent in 2019: $724.

March 2019 cost of living index in Laporte: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.2%
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Ancestries: German (36.6%), English (31.7%), Polish (8.9%), French (6.9%), Scottish (5.0%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1853

Elevation: 1966 feet

Land area: 1.12 square miles.

Population density: 265 people per square mile   (very low).

Laporte, Pennsylvania map

4 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,141 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,938 (1.0%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Laporte, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Laporte, PA in 2019

Laporte satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Laporte, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.7%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Public administration (13.1%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.3%)
  • Public administration (13.5%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (27.3%)
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Public administration (12.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Laporte, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (11.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.7%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (21.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12.7%)
  • Personal appearance workers (10.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.5%)

Average climate in Laporte, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.7 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) earthquake occurred 206.4 miles away from Laporte 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 Laporte center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from Laporte 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) earthquake occurred 254.3 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 (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 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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Points of interest:

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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

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)
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

For population 15 years and over in Laporte:

Marital status in Laporte, PA
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 21.9%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Laporte:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Laporte
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Laporte, PA (based on Sullivan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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.
Pennsylvania:

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

17.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sullivan County:

29.5%
Pennsylvania:

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

17.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

57.1%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Laporte:

43.8%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.4
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Laporte:

9.1%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.6%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Laporte:

45.7%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Laporte:

69.3%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Laporte, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 0$0 1$751
Financial Administration 0$0 1$375
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,640
Totals for Government 0$0 3$2,766

Laporte government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $69,000 ($231.54)
    Water Utilities: $63,000 ($211.41)
    Central Staff Services: $50,000 ($167.79)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($107.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($33.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($13.42)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($3.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($40.27)

Laporte government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($6.71)
    Other: $1,000 ($3.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($13.42)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($3.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $141,000 ($473.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $37,000 ($124.16)
  • Tax - Property: $77,000 ($258.39)
    Individual Income: $21,000 ($70.47)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($36.91)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $8,000 ($26.85)
    Public Utility License: $2,000 ($6.71)

Laporte government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $291,000 ($976.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $247,000 ($828.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,000 ($147.65)

Laporte government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $967,000 ($3244.97)

4.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bradford County, PA  1.33% ($39,273 average AGI)


5.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bradford County, PA  1.39% ($32,686 average AGI)
to Lycoming County, PA  0.91% ($67,087)

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, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 21, 1982 01:99 AM, 00019, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 25.4mTotal length
  • $3,017,000Total costs
  • 7,066Total average daily traffic
  • 1,249Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,170Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Laporte, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Laporte, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Courthouse (Lat: 41.424250 Lon: -76.493278), Call Sign: KNGE711,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.525 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 03/15/2023, Registrant: Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, 1310elmerton Ave, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 346-3135, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2000, Expiration Date: 02/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2005, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/2021, Expiration Date: 05/31/2031, Certifier: Robert D Montgomery, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2011, Expiration Date: 09/14/2021, Certifier: Charles K Leto, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/03/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2022, Certifier: Bruce Landis, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 06/14/2001, Expiration Date: 09/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2010, Registrant: 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, 11365.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz... (+9 more), Grant Date: 12/08/2006, Expiration Date: 12/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2011, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: 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: 19540.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz... (+29 more), Grant Date: 09/14/2018, Expiration Date: 09/16/2028, Certifier: Merri Montgomery, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Matthew S Hoppes, Registrant: Greater Vision Microwave Networks, LLC (D/B/A River Valley Internet), Montoursville, PA 17754, Phone: (570) 433-7070, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Matthew S Hoppes, Registrant: Greater Vision Microwave Networks, LLC (D/B/A River Valley Internet), Montoursville, PA 17754, Phone: (570) 433-7070, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 01/29/2024, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2014, Expiration Date: 02/06/2024, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (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, N3830A, N-3830A, Serial Number: 97, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 11/04/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Catherine A Williams, Po Box 336, Laporte, PA 18626
  • Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS 1-26B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 58 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 5744S, N5744S, N-5744S, Serial Number: 392, Year manufactured: 1968, Certificate Issue Date: 10/08/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Catherine A Williams, Po Box 336, Laporte, PA 18626

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Laporte, PA
  • 82.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Wood
  • 2.5%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Laporte, PA
  • 86.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.3%Electricity


Laporte compared to Pennsylvania 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 above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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