For population 25 years and over in Mahaffey:
For population 15 years and over in Mahaffey borough:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $913 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (72.1 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (198.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: New Washington, PA (2.0 miles) , Burnside borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Glen Campbell borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Lumber City, PA (2.9 miles) , Grampian borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Westover borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Big Run borough, PA (3.2 miles ), Troutville borough, PA (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 40.88 N, Longitude: 78.73 W
Area code: 814
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+17.9%).
Work and jobs in Mahaffey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mahaffey, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mahaffey-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Mahaffey borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 41.1 miles away from the borough center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.
Earthquake activity:Mahaffey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 99% 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 96.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.4 miles away from Mahaffey center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clearfield County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Melvin L. Brown - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Mahaffey: Melvin L. Brown.
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Public high school in Mahaffey:
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Private elementary/middle schools in Mahaffey:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.55. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 5.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mahaffey that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.6%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Mahaffey compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mahaffey borough (based on Clearfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mahaffey government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Mahaffey government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Mahaffey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,003 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,701 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mahaffey fatal accident list:
Jul 25, 2007 11:20 AM, Sr-0036, Lat: 40.872306, Lon: -78.723333, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 3, Fatalities: 2
May 22, 1984 08:99 PM, Bear Al, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,891
Total average daily truck traffic: 426
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 3,632
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mahaffey)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.