McAlisterville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 971. Population change since 2000: +26.9%
Males: 456  (47.0%)
Females: 515  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  24.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17049.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,444 (it was $23,047 in 2000)
McAlisterville:

$41,444
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,882 (it was $16,821 in 2000)

McAlisterville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,056 (it was $87,900 in 2000)
McAlisterville:

$113,056
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $107,347; Detached houses: $109,307

Median gross rent in 2013: $487.

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  • Races in McAlisterville, PA (2010)

    McAlisterville races chart
    • 95698.5%White alone
    • 90.9%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in McAlisterville: 93.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (57.5%), Irish (20.5%), Swiss (4.7%), United States (4.7%), Italian (3.5%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 1,038 people per square mile   (low).

McAlisterville,PA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in McAlisterville:

  • High school or higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McAlisterville CDP:

  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 27.5%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in McAlisterville, Pennsylvania as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in McAlisterville to the number of sex offenders is 324 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,201 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,265 (1.1%)

McAlisterville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (65.8 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (98.3 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (120.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: East Salem, PA (1.7 miles) , McClure borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Thompsontown borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Wagner, PA (2.6 miles) , Mexico, PA (2.8 miles ), Mifflintown borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Beaver Springs, PA (2.8 miles ), Mifflin borough, PA (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.64 N, Longitude: 77.27 W

Area code: 717

McAlisterville household income distribution McAlisterville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (68%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (41%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in McAlisterville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in McAlisterville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McAlisterville-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the McAlisterville place center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/9/1980, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McAlisterville-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 173.2 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 68.5 miles away from McAlisterville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 213.2 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 274.0 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 70.0 miles away from McAlisterville center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 322.0 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 Juniata County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McAlisterville topographic map

Birthplace of: J. Horace McFarland - Environmentalist.

Hospitals and medical centers near McAlisterville:

  • DAVITA - LEWISTOWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • LEWISTOWN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • NIPPLE CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LIVERPOOL, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-WILLIAM PENN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LEWISTOWN, PA)
  • MANOR AT PERRY VILLAGE, THE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; NEW BLOOMFIELD, PA)
  • SAFE HAVEN SKILLED SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; NEW BLOOMFIELD, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE NEW BLOOMFIELD (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; NEW BLOOMFIELD, PA)

Amtrak station near McAlisterville:

  • 17 miles: LEWISTON (LEWISTOWN, HELEN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McAlisterville:

  • Susquehanna University (about 24 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,495)
  • Bucknell University (about 30 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)
  • Dickinson College (about 31 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 32 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 33 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 33 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Lock Haven University (about 37 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)

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Notable location: Fayette Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 64.5. This is about average.

City:

64.5
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.96. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.96
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.273. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.273
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.4%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

McAlisterville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

McAlisterville travel time to work - commute McAlisterville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (61%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Wood (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for McAlisterville CDP (based on Juniata County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,49733
Evangelical Protestant3,64531
Other1,7473
Catholic2641
None13,483-
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: 5
Juniata County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Juniata County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Juniata County:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Juniata County:

29.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.6%
State:

11.5%

3.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Perry County, PA  0.75% ($31,529 average AGI)
from Mifflin County, PA  0.60% ($27,250)
from Dauphin County, PA  0.30% ($45,964)


3.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.65%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Mifflin County, PA  0.69% ($22,677 average AGI)
to Snyder County, PA  0.37% ($28,714)
to Perry County, PA  0.32% ($32,900)

Strongest AM radio stations in McAlisterville:

  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WJUN (1220 AM; 1 kW; MEXICO, PA)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WHYL (960 AM; 5 kW; CARLISLE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKVA (920 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in McAlisterville:

  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJRC (90.9 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHX (105.5 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: MIFFLIN COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WVNW (96.7 FM; BURNHAM, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCXR (103.7 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WMRF-FM (95.7 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WQBR (99.9 FM; AVIS, PA; Owner: MAXIMUM IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around McAlisterville:

  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W18BC (Channel 18; MIDDLEBURG, PA; Owner: HEIRLOOM MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W12CA (Channel 12; ELLIOTTSBURG, PA; Owner: HEIRLOOM MINISTRIES, INC.)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SCHELL CHARLES A SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 397CS , Serial Number: 0397, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 06/03/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Schell, 1359 Main St, Mcalisterville, PA 17049

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