For population 25 years and over in Milton:
For population 15 years and over in Milton borough:
139 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,378 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (67.3 miles , pop. 76,415).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (114.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: West Milton, PA (1.1 miles ), New Columbia, PA (1.4 miles ), Montandon, PA (1.9 miles ), McEwensville borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Lewisburg borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Watsontown borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Linntown, PA (2.2 miles ), Dewart, PA (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 76.85 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,241 (+17.6%)
Area code: 570
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Crime rate in Milton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -615 (-8.5%).
Work and jobs in Milton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Milton, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Milton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the Milton borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Milton-area historical earthquake activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 93% 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 63.9 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 65.1 miles away from Milton center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.7 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) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from Milton center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Northumberland County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jack Hinkle - Football player, James Curtis Hepburn - Lexicographer, James Pollock - Politician, William F. Turner - Judge, Franklin Bound - Union Army soldier, Helen Fairchild - Known for her wartime letters to her family in the, Lew McCarty - Baseball player, Tom Miller (American football) - Football player, Bob Campiglio - Football player.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Milton and their reported violations in the past:D AND H TRAILER PARK (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FORT BOONE CAMPS (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.9%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 75.8% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Milton borough (based on Northumberland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
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4.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,316 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($164 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,638 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($296 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Milton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 67 meters (220ft)
Total costs: $8,000
Total average daily traffic: 40,961
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,868
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 59,134
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Milton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Milton, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Milton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Milton)
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.