Loretto, Pennsylvania

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 38.7%
(34.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +53 (+4.7%).
Most common industries in Loretto, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (42.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
  • Construction (3.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (29.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.1%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (5.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.8%)
  • Rail transportation (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (50.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.0%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (3.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.1%)
  • Health care (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Loretto, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction laborers (9.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.5%)
  • Cashiers (7.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)

Average climate in Loretto, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Loretto, Pennsylvania average temperatures Loretto, Pennsylvania average precipitation Loretto, Pennsylvania humidity Loretto, Pennsylvania wind speed Loretto, Pennsylvania snowfall Loretto, Pennsylvania sunshine Loretto, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.50
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.552. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.552
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.94
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Loretto-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.1 miles away from the Loretto borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 45.7 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Loretto-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% 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 114.4 miles away from Loretto center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 151.9 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 137.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 150.2 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 324.2 miles away from Loretto center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 325.3 miles away from Loretto 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 Cambria County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Loretto topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Loretto:

  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - EBENSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • CAMBRIA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • DAVITA - EBENSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • CAMBRIA RESIDENTIAL SERVS INC/ (Hospital, about 9 miles away; PORTAGE, PA)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - CARROLLTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; CARROLLTOWN, PA)
  • CAMBRIA HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SUMMERHILL, PA)

Airports located in Loretto:

Amtrak stations near Loretto:

  • 13 miles: ALTOONA (1231 11TH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Loretto:

  • Saint Francis University (Full-time enrollment: 2,636; Location: 117 Evergreen Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.francis.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Loretto:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 13 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 20 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 29 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 32 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 46 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 48 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Seton Hill University (about 51 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Private elementary/middle school in Loretto:

  • ST MICHAEL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 157, Location: 301 SAINT ELIZABETH ST, Grades: KG-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Loretto Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Loretto: Mount Assisi Monastery (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cambria County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

38.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

People in group quarters in Loretto in 2010:

  • 873 people in college/university student housing
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Loretto in 2000:

  • 825 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Loretto (2011 data):

  • S&T Bank: Loretto Branch at 180 St. Mary's Street, branch established on 1965/10/01. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Loretto
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Loretto, PA (based on Cambria County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,83156
Mainline Protestant24,819101
Evangelical Protestant9,20867
Black Protestant2,0666
Orthodox1,58112
Other6095
None40,565-
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: 31
Cambria County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Cambria County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Cambria County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Loretto:

46.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Loretto:

14.4%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Loretto:

6.7
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

21.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Loretto:

57.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Loretto, 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
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 7$6,612
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,585
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,378
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 11$9,575

Loretto government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $109,000 ($84.50)
    Regular Highways: $83,000 ($64.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $36,000 ($27.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($16.28)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($15.50)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($11.63)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($9.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($6.98)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($4.65)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($3.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($3.10)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($2.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($3.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $43,000 ($33.33)

Loretto government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $60,000 ($46.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($15.50)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000 ($10.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $43,000 ($33.33)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($3.10)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($69.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($15.50)
    Other: $10,000 ($7.75)
  • Tax - Property: $27,000 ($20.93)
    Individual Income: $20,000 ($15.50)
    Public Utility License: $5,000 ($3.88)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($3.10)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,000 ($0.78)

Loretto government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000 ($766.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $931,000 ($721.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,000 ($44.96)

Loretto government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $214,000 ($165.89)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $167,000 ($129.46)

2.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.97%
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 Somerset County, PA  0.46% ($31,843 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.33% ($31,629)
from Indiana County, PA  0.19% ($35,000)


3.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
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 Somerset County, PA  0.51% ($42,392 average AGI)
to Blair County, PA  0.36% ($41,174)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.31% ($40,065)

Strongest AM radio stations in Loretto:

  • WRDD (1580 AM; 1 kW; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WRTA (1240 AM; 1 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALTOONA TRANS-AUDIO CORP, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Loretto:

  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WHPA (93.5 FM; BARNESBORO, PA; Owner: VERNAL ENTERPRISES INC.)
  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBRX (94.3 FM; PATTON, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUZI (105.7 FM; PORTAGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WJSM-FM (92.7 FM; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Loretto:

  • W41CF (Channel 41; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WATM-TV (Channel 23; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • WTAJ-TV (Channel 10; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W57AH (Channel 57; BROCKPORT, PA; Owner: PALM TELEVISION, L.P.)
  • W32AX (Channel 32; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WKBS-TV (Channel 47; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)

Loretto fatal accident list:

Jul 11, 1992 02:23 AM, 1005, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 7, 1981 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.9mTotal length
  • 56,160Total average daily traffic
  • 8,327Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,561Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Loretto) 380 Columbia Street (Lat: 40.518111 Lon: -78.635917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA474
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2018, Expiration Date: 01/22/2028, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Chad Doherty, Adminiral Peary Highway (Lat: 40.461250 Lon: -78.610139), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 42021 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Cdoherty@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5700
  • Chad Doherty, Adminiral Peary Highway (Lat: 40.461250 Lon: -78.610139), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 42021 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Cdoherty@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5700
  • Chad Doherty, Adminiral Peary Highway (Lat: 40.461250 Lon: -78.610139), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 42021 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Cdoherty@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5700
  • Chad Doherty, Adminiral Peary Highway (Lat: 40.461250 Lon: -78.610139), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 42021 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Towerco 2013 LLC, Cdoherty@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5700

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • LORETTO, 1 Mi N Of (Lat: 40.518083 Lon: -78.636722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.8 m, Call Sign: WQHR904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2017, Expiration Date: 10/19/2027, Certifier: Brian Feist, Registrant: Compros, Inc., 400 Highland Avenue, Altoona, PA 16602, Phone: (814) 946-8100, Fax: (814) 472-2057, Email:
  • LORETTO, 266 Columbia St (Lat: 40.518083 Lon: -78.636639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQYX419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz... (+16 more), Grant Date: 02/21/2017, Expiration Date: 02/21/2027, Certifier: Robert Dillon, Registrant: In The Stix Broadband LLC, 788 Columbia St, Loretto, PA 15940, Phone: (814) 934-5518, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ENNIS ROBERT A JR ROTORWAY EXEC 162F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2756E , Serial Number: 6775, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 07/25/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph A Biter, 475 Thomas Rd, Loretto, PA 15940
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5122M , Serial Number: 10422, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/07/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 05/09/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin C Strohmier, 1375 Columbia St, Loretto, PA 15940

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$160,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$73,450
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0123.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Loretto, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Loretto, PA - Value
Most common first names in Loretto, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1780.2 years
John1771.8 years
Charles1080.7 years
Joseph981.1 years
Francis974.8 years
Robert873.7 years
Paul874.9 years
Michael767.0 years
Albert779.9 years
William779.4 years
Most common last names in Loretto, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Farabaugh1478.6 years
Krug980.0 years
Biter770.9 years
Schenk775.8 years
Itle786.3 years
Little771.3 years
Eckenrode773.9 years
Lenz575.8 years
Bender575.2 years
Hoover581.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Loretto, PA
  • 78.6%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Electricity
  • 7.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Coal or coke
  • 1.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Loretto, PA
  • 52.1%Electricity
  • 33.3%Utility gas
  • 14.6%Wood


Loretto compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Loretto on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people leaving home to go to work at strange times (12 PM - 5 AM) (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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