For population 25 years and over in Littlestown:
For population 15 years and over in Littlestown borough:
54 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,456 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (28.2 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (39.3 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (104.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Bonneauville borough, PA (2.3 miles ), McSherrystown borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Pennville, PA (2.5 miles ), Midway, PA (2.5 miles ), Lake Heritage, PA (2.6 miles ), District 1, Taneytown, MD (2.7 miles) , Hanover borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Parkville, PA (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 39.74 N, Longitude: 77.09 W
Area code: 717
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Littlestown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1,015 (+34.6%).
Work and jobs in Littlestown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Littlestown, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Littlestown-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Littlestown borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 7.0 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Littlestown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 84% 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 68.9 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 70.1 miles away from Littlestown center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.4 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 78.1 miles away from Littlestown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adams County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Halo Meadows - Actress.
Hospital/medical center in Littlestown:
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Public high schools in Littlestown:
See full list of schools located in Littlestown, School District: LITTLESTOWN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Littlestown and their reported violations in the past:HILL CREST RESTAURANT (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FLATBUSH GC (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HULLS VIDEO EXPRESS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KINGSDALE FIRE CO (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FRAT ORDER OF THE EAGLES 2226 (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Littlestown that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.6%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 32.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Littlestown (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Littlestown borough (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
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Littlestown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,933 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($287 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,107 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($249 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Littlestown fatal accident list:
May 22, 2009 08:51 PM, Sr-97, Lat: 39.75050833, Lon: -77.09373611, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 11, 2007 05:18 PM, Columbus Av, Clover Ln, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 23, 1998 05:40 PM, Sr-194, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1978 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 20, 1976 06:13 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Littlestown)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Littlestown, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Littlestown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Littlestown, PA
Total of 20 patent applications in 2008-2014.