For population 25 years and over in Montrose:
For population 15 years and over in Montrose borough:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,961 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (20.8 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (116.2 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (128.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: New Milford borough, PA (2.9 miles ), Friendsville, PA (3.2 miles) , Hop Bottom borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Hallstead borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Great Bend borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Nicholson borough, PA (3.9 miles ), Conklin, NY (3.9 miles ), Le Raysville borough, PA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 41.83 N, Longitude: 75.88 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,522 (+140.6%)
Area code: 570
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Montrose detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -419 (-20.1%).
Work and jobs in Montrose: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Montrose, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Montrose-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Montrose borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 21.6 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Montrose-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.5 miles away from the city 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 93.9 miles away from Montrose center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 85.5 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 Susquehanna County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles Martin Crandall - Inventor.
Hospitals/medical centers in Montrose:
Airports and heliports located in Montrose:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Montrose:
See full list of schools located in Montrose, School District: MONTROSE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public high schools in Montrose:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Montrose and their reported violations in the past:ELK LAKE FILLING STATION (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FOREST LAKE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GARDNER WARNER AMER LEG #154 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.5%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 61.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
62 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Montrose compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Montrose (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Montrose borough (based on Susquehanna County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
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Montrose government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,383 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,119 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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Montrose fatal accident list:
Mar 31, 1998 10:00 PM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Montrose)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Montrose, PA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Montrose)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.