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Population in 2012: 5,763 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 

Males: 2,474  (42.9%)
Females: 3,289  (57.1%)

Median resident age:  22.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 17837.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $30,149 (it was $30,137 in 2000)
Lewisburg:

$30,149
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,399

Lewisburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $165,687 (it was $102,400 in 2000)
Lewisburg:

$165,687
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $201,481; Detached houses: $179,594; Townhouses or other attached units: $157,202; In 2-unit structures: $589,600

Median gross rent in 2012: $673.

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  • White alone - 5,080 (87.7%)
  • Hispanic - 229 (4.0%)
  • Asian alone - 183 (3.2%)
  • Black alone - 166 (2.9%)
  • Two or more races - 103 (1.8%)
  • Other race alone - 20 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.03%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lewisburg: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (24.7%), Irish (12.3%), English (9.3%), Italian (5.8%), Polish (5.1%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/31/1812

Elevation: 456 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 5,870 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Lewisburg:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lewisburg borough:

  • Never married: 61.2%
  • Now married: 23.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

213 residents are foreign born (1.7% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This borough:  3.7%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania as of October 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Lewisburg to the number of sex offenders is 640 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,880 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,823 (1.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (66.3 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (113.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Linntown, PA (0.8 miles ), Montandon, PA (1.4 miles ), West Milton, PA (2.0 miles ), Winfield, PA (2.0 miles ), Milton borough, PA (2.0 miles ), New Columbia, PA (2.3 miles ), Kapp Heights, PA (2.5 miles ), Northumberland borough, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.96 N, Longitude: 76.89 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Big Chip

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,848 (+83.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,414 (63.6%)

Area code: 570

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Crime rates in Lewisburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 0000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.018.10.00.00.0
Rapes 1010101000
per 100,000 17.80.018.10.018.00.018.10.00.00.0
Robberies 0320001314
per 100,000 0.053.136.20.00.00.018.155.218.168.8
Assaults 98135171817109
per 100,000 160.1141.718.154.489.8305.1326.4312.8181.3154.9
Burglaries 8977812981222
per 100,000 142.3159.4126.8126.9143.7215.4163.2147.2217.6378.7
Thefts 44495159586153674769
per 100,000 782.5868.0923.91069.41041.91094.8961.01232.8852.21187.6
Auto thefts 4110300000
per 100,000 71.117.718.10.053.90.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.017.90.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.7) 85.984.470.357.681.4110.5157.9127.883.9115.8

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Crime rate in Lewisburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Pennsylvania average:

2.71

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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -158 (-2.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (39%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Postsecondary teachers (8%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Lewisburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Lewisburg borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lewisburg-area historical earthquake activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.6 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 63.9 miles away from Lewisburg center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 42.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from Lewisburg center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Union County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lewisburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Tasker H. Bliss - Chief of Staff of the Army, Dick Kauffman - Professional baseball player, Jason Bohn - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 4/24/73), Hal McClure - Baseball player, John Banks (U.S. politician) - Politician, John Frederick Zeller III - University president, Samuel Huston Thompson - Lewisburg, Todd Murray - Singer-songwriter.


Hospitals/medical centers in Lewisburg:

  • NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA DIALYSIS CENTER - LEWISBURG, LLC (Dialysis Facility, 135 JPM ROAD)
  • BAYADA NURSES, INC (Home Health Center, 115 FARLEY CIRCLE SUITE 103)
  • EVANGELICAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, ONE HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • EVANGELICAL HOSPICE (Hospital, ONE HOSPITAL DR)
  • BUFFALO VALLEY LUTHERAN VILLAG (Nursing Home, 889 FAIRGROUND ROAD)
  • BUFFALO VALLEY LUTHERAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, OLD FAIRGROUND RD)
  • EVANGELICAL COMM HOSP SUBACUTE (Nursing Home, ONE HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • LEWISBURG UNITED METHODIST HOME (Nursing Home, P O BOX 401)
  • RIVERWOODS (Nursing Home, 3201 RIVER ROAD)

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College/University in Lewisburg:

  • Bucknell University (Full-time enrollment: 3,667; Location: Dent Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bucknell.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Lewisburg:

  • Susquehanna University (about 12 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,187)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 20 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,469)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 24 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,552)
  • Lock Haven University (about 33 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 4,769)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 47 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 50 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 3,717)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 52 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 43,065)

Public high schools in Lewisburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lewisburg:

  • BEAVER RUN SCHOOL (Students: 35; Location: 662 YOUNG RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • EAST END PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 26; Location: 3534 PHEASANT RIDGE RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Library in Lewisburg:

  • PUBLIC LIBRARY FOR UNION CO (Operating income: $684,689; Location: 255 REITZ BLVD; 93,767 books; 1,932 audio materials; 2,340 video materials; 82 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 91 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lewisburg: Gateway Residence Center (A), Ziegler Health Center (B), Tustin Building (C), Sigma Alpha Epsilon (D), Rush H Kress Hall (E), President's House-Bucknell University (F), Phi Gamma Delta (G), Martin House (H), Lowry House (I), Leiser House (J), Lee N and Grace Q Vedder Hall (K), Larison Hall (L), Judd House (M), John Howard Harris Hall (N), Hulley House (O), Harland A Trax Hall (P), Galloway House (Q), Fremont House (R), Cooley Hall (S), Carey House (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limestone Run (A), Mill Race (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lewisburg include: Huenzgle Park (1), Green Park (2), Saint Anthonys Street Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Fetherston Foundation (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 15 North Water Street).

Hotels: Country Inn Sts-Lewisburg (134 Walter Drive), Best Country Cupboard Inn (Route 15 North Po Box 46), Days Inn (USRoute 15), Best Western Country Cupboard (Route 15 North), All Suites (654 USHighway 15 South), Econo Lodge Lewisburg (651 Route 15).

Courts: Recycling Hotline (Union County Court), North Hills Mobile Home Court (5 D Court), Union County Court House - General Information (103 South 2nd Street), Union County Court House - Probation Office- Emergency (Court House Lewisbur), Union County Emergency Squad - Administration (Court House), Ridgecrest Court & Commons (270 Ridgecrest Circle Apt 120).

 
Union County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 18.1. This is significantly better than average.
City:

18.1
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.53
U.S.:

2.88
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.5
U.S.:

22.1

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

GREY SQUIRREL CAMPSITES (Population served: 442, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • LA PRIMAVERA (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.0%
(23.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Black residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 12.7% for other race residents, 5.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  1.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  39.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.7%
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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lewisburg, PA

People in group quarters in Lewisburg in 2010:

  • 1,801 people in college/university student housing
  • 132 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Lewisburg in 2000:

  • 1,953 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 131 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Lewisburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Lewisburg (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Lewisburg Branch, Brookpark Branch, Market Street Branch. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Lewisburg Downtown Branch at 311 Market Street, branch established on 2001/03/26; Lewisburg Plaza at 7409 W Branch Highway, branch established on 2001/01/08. 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
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Lewisburg-Market Street Branch at 239 Market Street, branch established on 1907/02/09; Lewisburg-Weis Branch at 7125 W Branch Hwy, branch established on 1974/07/29. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Susquehanna Bank: Lewisburg (Weis Market) Branch at 122 Jpm Road, branch established on 1995/10/28. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Lewisburg Pennsylvania Branch at 120 Ajk Boulevard, branch established on 2007/02/05. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • West Milton State Bank: East Buffalo Branch at 2005 Market Street, branch established on 1987/02/12. Info updated 2011/03/18: Bank assets: $322.2 mil, Deposits: $287.1 mil, headquarters in West Milton, PA, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: West Milton Bancorp, Inc.
  • Swineford National Bank: Lewisburg Branch at 70 International Drive, branch established on 1873/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $290.7 mil, Deposits: $237.8 mil, headquarters in Middleburg, PA, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Mifflinburg Bank and Trust Company: Lewisburg Branch at Route 192 And Fairground Road, branch established on 1991/05/01. Info updated 2007/06/06: Bank assets: $330.3 mil, Deposits: $256.8 mil, headquarters in Mifflinburg, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Mifflinburg Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania:

  • Best Western Country Cupboard Inn, Rt 15 N, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 524-5500, Fax: (570) 524-4291
  • Days Inn - Lewisburg, US Rt 15, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 523-1171, Fax: (570) 524-4667
  • Country Inn & Suites, 134 Walter Dr, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 524-6600, Fax: (570) 524-6211
  • Hampton Inn Lewisburg, 140 International Dr, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 522-8500, Fax: (570) 522-8500
  • Rodeway Inn, 4687 Westbranch Hwy, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 523-1106, Fax: (570) 523-3045
  • Comfort Suites, 4775 W Branch Hwy, Lewisburg, PA 17837 , Phone: (570) 524-8000, Fax: (570) 524-1485
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lewisburg travel time to work - commute


Lewisburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

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Religion statistics for Lewisburg borough (based on Union County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.96%
Here37.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents20.5%16.7%16.1%12.7%4.9%
Congregations14.5%3.2%24.2%14.5%4.8%
NameOld Order MennoniteChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodChristian and Missionary AllianceOther
Adherents3.7%3.1%2.7%2.4%17.1%
Congregations3.2%1.6%3.2%3.2%27.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Union County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Union County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Union County:

26.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.5%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$16,673$40,0150$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$2,047
Police Protection - Officers 9$34,925$46,5670$0
Streets and Highways 8$27,505$41,2580$0
Solid Waste Management 5$14,048$33,7150$0
Totals for Government 27$93,151$41,40010$2,047

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $137,000 ($23.77)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($0.69)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $449,000 ($77.91)
    Police Protection: $357,000 ($61.95)
    Central Staff Services: $338,000 ($58.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $283,000 ($49.11)
    Regular Highways: $254,000 ($44.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $160,000 ($27.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $135,000 ($23.43)
    Fire Protection: $98,000 ($17.01)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($5.03)
    Parking Facilities: $11,000 ($1.91)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($1.74)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $3,114,000 ($540.34)
    Benefit Payments: $74,000 ($12.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($2.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $65,000 ($11.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($3.12)
    General Public Building: $14,000 ($2.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($1.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $787,000 ($136.56)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $364,000 ($63.16)
    Parking Facilities: $93,000 ($16.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $58,000 ($10.06)
    All Other: $9,000 ($1.56)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $44,000 ($7.63)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($2.78)
    From Local Government: $4,000 ($0.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $110,000 ($19.09)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $68,000 ($11.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $213,000 ($36.96)
    Interest Earnings: $84,000 ($14.58)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $115,000 ($19.95)
    Housing & Community Development: $55,000 ($9.54)
    All Other: $5,000 ($0.87)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.35)
  • Tax - Property: $602,000 ($104.46)
    Individual Income: $348,000 ($60.39)
    NEC: $189,000 ($32.80)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $246,000 ($42.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $220,000 ($38.17)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $26,000 ($4.51)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $220,000 ($38.17)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,958,000 ($339.75)

6.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($134 average AGI)
Union County:

0.18%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Northumberland County, PA  2.01% ($29,919 average AGI)
from Snyder County, PA  0.75% ($28,696)
from Lycoming County, PA  0.51% ($34,900)


6.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,941 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($314 average AGI)
Union County:

0.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Northumberland County, PA  1.78% ($30,529 average AGI)
to Snyder County, PA  0.89% ($35,884)
to Lycoming County, PA  0.42% ($27,456)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lewisburg:

  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMLP (1380 AM; 1 kW; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG B/CSTG, INC.)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPGM (1570 AM; 3 kW; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYGL (1240 AM; 1 kW; SELINSGROVE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lewisburg:

  • WGRC (91.3 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WVBU-FM (90.5 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY)
  • WVLY-FM (100.9 FM; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQSU (88.9 FM; SELINSGROVE, PA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWBE (98.3 FM; MIFFLINBURG, PA; Owner: B-98 BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WCXR (103.7 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBGM (88.1 FM; NEW BERLIN, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W211BK (90.1 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • W289AI (105.7 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENN. EDUC. TV ASSOC.)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lewisburg:

  • WILF (Channel 53; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: PEGASUS BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, L.P.)
  • W05BG (Channel 5; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Lewisburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total average daily traffic: 45,994
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,646
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 85,570


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1


Most common first names in Lewisburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary17183.7 years
William12175.1 years
John10779.0 years
Robert10575.4 years
Charles10376.6 years
Helen8081.3 years
Ruth7784.5 years
Dorothy7280.7 years
Margaret6982.0 years
Anna6385.6 years
Most common last names in Lewisburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6680.0 years
Miller6180.0 years
Snyder4977.9 years
Wagner4381.7 years
Baker3679.7 years
Fisher2977.6 years
Johnson2884.9 years
Moyer2677.3 years
Musser2485.9 years
Brown2381.9 years
Businesses in Lewisburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kincaid1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Best Western1Nike3
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS2RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Rodeway Inn1
DHL1Staples1
Days Inn1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
Fashion Bug1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul2
GNC1UPS5
H&R Block1Walmart1
Jimmy Jazz1Wendy's1
KFC1
Browse common businesses in Lewisburg, PA


Lewisburg on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Peter Antensteiner (4)
  • Bruce M. Platusich (3)
  • Richard Heckert (2)
  • William M. Bradley (2)
  • Christopher M. Branda (2)
  • Pamela A. Poulis (2)
  • Glenn Gerhard (1)
  • Xin Chu (1)
  • Nathan P. Siegel (1)
  • Robert Boehnlein (1)

Total of 33 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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