Manchester, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 2,740 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +16.6%
 
Males: 1,424  (52.0%)
Females: 1,316  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

49.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17345, 17347.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,929 (it was $41,450 in 2000)
Manchester:

$62,929
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,880 (it was $18,700 in 2000)

Manchester borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $136,321 (it was $92,600 in 2000)
Manchester:

$136,321
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $150,938; detached houses: $165,329; townhouses or other attached units: $119,712; mobile homes: $30,615

Median gross rent in 2019: $875.

March 2019 cost of living index in Manchester: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.9%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Manchester, PA (2019)
    • 2,40387.3%White alone
    • 2007.3%Hispanic
    • 833.0%Two or more races
    • 562.0%Black alone

Races in Manchester detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Manchester, Pennsylvania as of September 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Manchester is 173 to 1.


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Latest news from Manchester, PA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (38.1%), American (20.1%), Irish (6.3%), English (4.6%), Scottish (2.7%), European (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/27/1869

Elevation: 492 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 3,482 people per square mile   (average).

Manchester, Pennsylvania map

23 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,423 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,754 (2.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (22.0 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (52.4 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (83.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Mount Wolf borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
York Haven borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Bainbridge, PA (1.9 miles ),
Emigsville, PA (2.0 miles ),
Falmouth, PA (2.2 miles ),
North York borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Yorklyn, PA (2.5 miles ),
Springetts Manor-Yorklyn, PA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.06 N, Longitude: 76.72 W

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

Property values in Manchester, PA

Manchester satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +609 (+35.0%).
Most common industries in Manchester, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Truck transportation (7.8%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Food (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Manchester, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.1%)

Average climate in Manchester, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.3. This is about average.

City:

81.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.03
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00190
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Manchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Manchester borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 tornado 16.9 miles away from the borough center caused $18 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Manchester-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 60% 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 162.5 miles away from Manchester 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 40.6 miles away from the city 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 216.5 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 41.9 miles away from Manchester center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 295.6 miles away from Manchester center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 255.6 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 York County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manchester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Manchester:

  • LUTHERAN NRSG AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • YORK LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • NORMANDIE RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • US RENAL CARE YORK (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH THERAPY AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH YORK TRANSITIONAL REHABILITATION UNIT (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-YORK NORTH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YORK, PA)

Amtrak stations near Manchester:

  • 9 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 12 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: HARRISBURG (4TH & CHESTNUT STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manchester:

  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 6 miles; York, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,212)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 11 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • Messiah College (about 16 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 19 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 22 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)

Public high school in Manchester:

Public elementary/middle schools in Manchester:

See full list of schools located in Manchester

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Fire and Rescue services are provided by Union Fire Co. No. 1, Manchester, PA. The all volunteer service has 40 active members providing service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The organization was established in 1858, operating on the generosity of public donations and their own fundraising efforts. More can be found on their website, www.UnionFire23.com

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Union Fire Company 1 Station 23 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Garden House Bed & Breakfast (350 Maple Street).

York 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 Manchester and their reported violations in the past:

STRINESTOWN COMM FIRE CO (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.7%
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: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Manchester (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Manchester Branch at 4301 North George Street, branch established on 1966/07/18. 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
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Manchester Branch at 4157 N. George St. Extd., branch established on 1989/10/31. 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: Manchester Branch at 155 Glen Drive, branch established on 1996/04/12. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Manchester:

Marital status in Manchester, PA
  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 6.4%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Manchester:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manchester, PA (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant79,653217
Evangelical Protestant47,150222
Catholic35,60513
Other4,81524
Black Protestant1,33910
Orthodox4002
None266,010-
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: 62
York County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
York County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 231
This county:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Manchester:

45.3%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Manchester:

40.5%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Manchester:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Manchester:

25.2%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Manchester:

11.3%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Manchester:

31.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.1%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Manchester, 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
Streets and Highways 0$0 5$3,627
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$6,027
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,364
Financial Administration 0$0 2$906
Totals for Government 0$0 18$11,924

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $371,000 ($135.40)
    Regular Highways: $166,000 ($60.58)
    Central Staff Services: $95,000 ($34.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $59,000 ($21.53)
    General - Other: $42,000 ($15.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($8.39)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.73)

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

  • Charges - Other: $8,000 ($2.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $23,000 ($8.39)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $110,000 ($40.15)
  • Tax - Property: $298,000 ($108.76)
    Individual Income: $283,000 ($103.28)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $42,000 ($15.33)
    Public Utility License: $37,000 ($13.50)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000 ($9.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $585,000 ($213.50)

4.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
York County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.47% ($54,678 average AGI)
from Adams County, PA  0.46% ($35,685)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.44% ($43,221)


4.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.46% ($46,978 average AGI)
to Adams County, PA  0.44% ($39,187)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.37% ($45,275)
Businesses in Manchester, PA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Giant1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1Papa John's Pizza1
Ford1Rite Aid1
GNC1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Manchester:

  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WQXA (1250 AM; 1 kW; YORK, PA)
  • WOYK (1350 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WOYK, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTKT (1460 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWII (720 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHIREMANSTOWN, PA; Owner: HENSLEY BROADCASTING)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manchester:

  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRBT (94.9 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Manchester:

  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
Manchester fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Manchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 41.7mTotal length
  • $2,648,000Total costs
  • 209,952Total average daily traffic
  • 36,723Total average daily truck traffic
  • 118,535Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Manchester, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Manchester, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Matthew J DePalma, 600 Locust Point Road (Lat: 40.072194 Lon: -76.750917), Type: 57.9, Structure height: 42133 m, Overall height: 54.9 m, Registrant: At&t Mobility Services, LLC, Anisa.A.Latif@att.Com, Suite 1000, Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 457-3068

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Manchester, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • MAN-WT, 4240 Board Road (Lat: 40.047500 Lon: -76.728333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 32.3 m, Overall height: 33.4 m, Call Sign: WQGT239,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2007, Expiration Date: 04/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2017, Certifier: Robert L Bragg Jr., Registrant: County Of York, 120 Davies Drive, York, PA 17402, Phone: (717) 840-2922, Fax: (717) 840-4841, Email:
  • PA-YRK019A, 244 Blackgum Court (Lat: 40.002222 Lon: -76.721972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 31.1 m, Call Sign: WQLJ465,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/31/2020, Expiration Date: 02/09/2030, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PL08SH473, 285 Creek Rd (Lat: 40.103778 Lon: -76.730556), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQQA536,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 10/04/2012, Expiration Date: 10/04/2022, Certifier: Dexter Torculas, Registrant: Shentel, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:
  • MAN-WT, 4240 Board Road (Lat: 40.047500 Lon: -76.728333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 33.6 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WRAA517,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2017, Expiration Date: 09/22/2027, Certifier: Timothy D Feilinger, Registrant: County Of York, 120 Davies Drive, York, PA 17402, Phone: (717) 840-2924, Email:
  • Susquehanna Trail North (Lat: 39.998139 Lon: -76.744667), Overall height: 75.3 m, Call Sign: WLG689,
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/1986, Expiration Date: 08/01/2022, Cancellation Date: 10/08/2019, Registrant: Cumulus Media Inc., 3280 Peachtree Road, Nw, Suite 2300, Atlanta, GA 30305, Phone: (404) 260-6761, Fax: (404) 260-6961, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manchester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: GUNDY DARICK C SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROVEE 2.1 (80 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 417DG, N417DG, N-417DG, Serial Number: 1646, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 01/05/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Darick C Gundy, 170 Hazel Dr, Manchester, PA 17345
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 575K, N575K, N-575K, Serial Number: 16680, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/14/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Lorne S Knaub, 965 Canal Road Ext, Manchester, PA 17345
  • Aircraft: SCHROM EDWARD C SONERAI 2LS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 618ES, N618ES, N-618ES, Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 08/22/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 09/06/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Edward C Schrom, 40 Cottage Dr, Manchester, PA 17345
  • Aircraft: BEECH D18S (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 717H, N717H, N-717H, Serial Number: A-847, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 06/09/1983
    Registrant (Partnership): Lorne S Knaub, 965 Canal Road Ext, Manchester, PA 17345, Other Owners: Samuel S Knaub
  • Aircraft: HAUSER ROBERT C CGS HAWK ARROW SING (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 6591S, N6591S, N-6591S, Serial Number: H-867-SSA-R503-TRI, Certificate Issue Date: 09/23/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Clifton N Thomson, 475 Hykes Mill Rd, Manchester, PA 17345
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/21/2003

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$148,2203$101,30315$142,9712$40,9801$62,6201$26,670
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$204,0500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$83,3301$61,5106$141,4601$31,8600$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$131,8680$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$191,4400$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0210.20

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$96,450
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0210.20

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manchester, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manchester, PA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 31. The highest number of fires - 72 took place in 2005, and the least - 6 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Manchester, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (63.4%), and Outside Fires (21.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Manchester, PA
    • 33363.4%Structure Fires
    • 11421.7%Outside Fires
    • 479.0%Other
    • 315.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Manchester, PA
Most common first names in Manchester, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles4874.8 years
Mary3776.6 years
William3574.9 years
Robert3369.9 years
John3371.4 years
George2979.7 years
Paul2573.7 years
James2470.8 years
Helen2279.5 years
Margaret2177.4 years
Most common last names in Manchester, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3468.6 years
Sipe2173.5 years
Miller1869.1 years
Bowers1370.1 years
Fink1265.7 years
Gross1271.2 years
Witmer1171.0 years
Myers1175.6 years
Good1076.0 years
King975.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Manchester, PA
  • 89.4%Utility gas
  • 6.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 2.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Manchester, PA
  • 51.7%Utility gas
  • 48.3%Electricity


Manchester compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Benton A. Lewis (9)
  • Raymond A. Pritchett, Jr. (7)
  • Michael T. Kelly (7)
  • Neil Bupp (1)
  • E. Scott Martin (1)
  • Michael J. Glatfelter (1)
  • Travis A. Hunter (1)
  • Mark P. Sprenkle (1)
  • Rachel Elise Zielinski (1)
  • Tad Smith (1)

Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2021.