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Population in 2012: 7,848 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.0%
 

Males: 3,836  (48.9%)
Females: 4,012  (51.1%)

Median resident age:  38.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 17552.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,780 (it was $45,127 in 2000)
Mount Joy:

$50,780
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,042

Mount Joy borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $158,628 (it was $105,300 in 2000)
Mount Joy:

$158,628
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $167,564; Detached houses: $192,294; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,694; In 2-unit structures: $222,411; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,220; Mobile homes: $27,734

Median gross rent in 2012: $803.

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  • White alone - 6,508 (87.8%)
  • Hispanic - 549 (7.4%)
  • Black alone - 159 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 126 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 55 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 12 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.01%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Mount Joy: 96.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (37.4%), Irish (9.7%), United States (7.2%), English (4.6%), Italian (2.5%), Swiss (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on before 1800

Land area: 2.35 square miles.

Population density: 3,347 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Mount Joy:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Joy borough:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

203 residents are foreign born (0.6% Europe).

This borough:  2.7%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania as of July 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Joy to the number of sex offenders is 713 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,582 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,762 (1.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (12.0 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (55.8 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (72.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Rheems, PA (1.8 miles ), Marietta borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Maytown, PA (2.1 miles ), Salunga, PA (2.1 miles ), Salunga-Landisville, PA (2.3 miles ), Columbia borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Landisville, PA (2.3 miles ), Elizabethtown borough, PA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 76.51 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -242 (-3.2%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 702 (17.9%)

Area code: 717

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Crime rates in Mount Joy by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.014.10.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001002210113
per 100,000 0.00.014.60.00.028.828.213.70.013.513.540.1
Robberies 112012221113
per 100,000 14.814.729.20.014.528.828.227.413.713.513.540.1
Assaults 1363651137121411
per 100,000 192.188.343.887.172.314.414.141.195.8161.6188.3147.0
Burglaries 362233342235202222272819
per 100,000 531.9323.8481.9493.6318.0503.6281.8301.1301.2363.6376.6253.9
Thefts 1561671361111149211112910993103145
per 100,000 2305.02457.71986.01611.51647.61323.71564.01765.71492.31252.41385.51937.5
Auto thefts 14111313878104054
per 100,000 206.9161.9189.8188.7115.6100.7112.7136.954.80.067.353.4
Arson 102100020201
per 100,000 14.80.029.214.50.00.00.027.40.026.90.013.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 197.9163.5165.1137.9121.8137.1160.7136.3113.6128.6146.3181.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Mount Joy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.5%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +145 (+2.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Mount Joy-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Mount Joy borough center caused $18 million in damages.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 15.6 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Joy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 66% 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 29.3 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 30.6 miles away from Mount Joy 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 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from Mount Joy center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 76.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lancaster County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Joseph F. Knipe - Union Army general.

Main business address for: UNION NATIONAL FINANCIAL CORP / PA (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Joy:

  • RHEEMS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, PA)
  • LANCASTER GENERAL HOSPITAL SUSQUEHANNA (Hospital, provides emergency services, about 5 miles away; COLUMBIA, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-ELIZABETHTOWN (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Mount Joy, PA

Amtrak station:

MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.mountjoypa.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Joy:

  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 11 miles; Lancaster, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,127)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 12 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 6,966)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 14 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,416)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 18 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 4,643)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 24 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Messiah College (about 26 miles; Grantham, PA; FT enrollment: 2,732)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 33 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,361)

Public high schools in Mount Joy:

Private high schools in Mount Joy:

  • THE JANUS SCHOOL (Students: 61; Location: 205 LEFEVER RD; Grades: 2 - 12)
  • SONLIGHT RIVER BRETHREN SCHOOL (Students: 38; Location: 4075 SIEGRIST RD; Grades: 1 - 12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Mount Joy:

  • LANCASTER MENNONITE KRAYBILL CAMPUS (Students: 352; Location: 598 KRAYBILL CHURCH RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • EBY CHIQUES SCHOOL (Students: 30; Location: 950 EBY CHIQUES RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Library in Mount Joy:

  • MILANOF-SCHOCK LIBRARY (Operating income: $371,733; Location: 1184 ANDERSON FERRY RD.; 29,640 books; 38 e-books; 2,869 audio materials; 4,014 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions; 5 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • GRANDVIEW EL SCH (Students: 314; Grades: KG - 05) SEILER EL SCH (Students: 258; Grades: KG - 05) In Jan 2004 both schools were combined in a new school building "Donegal Springs Elementary". added by fuzzco

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Notable location: Fire Department Mount Joy Station 7 - 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mount Joy include: Glossbremer Church (A), Cross Roads Church (B), Florin Church (C), Saint Lukes Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Eberly Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: 1805 Cameron Estate Inn & Rest (1855 Mansion Ln # 286).

 
Lancaster 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
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AQI  CO  NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 39.2. This is worse than average.
City:

39.2
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.227. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.227
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.4
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.0
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00909. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00909
U.S.:

0.06353

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Joy and their reported violations in the past:

FAITH OUTREACH CTR (Population served: 220, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2002 and MAR-2003, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2003)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-1997 and DEC-1997, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
GROFFS FARM DINING ROOM (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2003 and SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.4%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Black residents, 33.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 85.2% for other race residents, 47.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Mount Joy, PA


15 people in nursing homes in 2000

Mount Joy compared to Pennsylvania state average:

Mount Joy, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Mount Joy (2011 data):

  • Union Community Bank FSB: Motor Branch at 21 North Barbara Street, branch established on 1972/10/25; Mount Joy Branch at 101 East Main Street, branch established on 2006/03/27. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $533.2 mil, Deposits: $454.9 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mount Joy Branch at 1 West Main Street, branch established on 1962/08/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Northwest Savings Bank: 24 East Main St Branch at 24 East Main St, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • Susquehanna Bank: Mount Joy Branch at 749 East Main Street, branch established on 2007/05/14. 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.
  • National Penn Bank: Mount Joy Community Office Branch at 720 East Main Street, branch established on 2007/07/05. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Mount Joy Branch at 917 East Main Street, branch established on 2001/11/13. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Mount Joy travel time to work - commute


Mount Joy mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (42%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Mount Joy borough (based on Lancaster County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.40%
Here48.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMennonite Church USAUnited Church of Christ
Adherents20.7%13.8%11.6%8.7%6.2%
Congregations2.7%11.3%6.8%15.9%4.8%
NameOld Order AmishChurch of the BrethrenPresbyterian Church (USA)Old Order MennoniteOther
Adherents5.1%4.5%3.5%3.4%22.6%
Congregations18.4%3.5%2.6%5.0%29.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 106
Lancaster County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Lancaster County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 131
Lancaster County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 296
Here:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lancaster County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.1%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$20,305$48,7320$0
Other Government Administration 10$28,627$34,3520$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$53,931$58,8340$0
Police - Other 2$4,324$25,9441$1,030
Streets and Highways 6$18,553$37,1061$381
Parks and Recreation 2$5,462$32,7721$1,641
Totals for Government 36$131,202$43,7343$3,052

Mount Joy government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $683,000 ($87.03)
    General - Other: $425,000 ($54.15)
    Regular Highways: $302,000 ($38.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000 ($35.68)
    Central Staff Services: $176,000 ($22.43)
    Fire Protection: $84,000 ($10.70)
    Financial Administration: $35,000 ($4.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $34,000 ($4.33)
    Housing & Community Development: $33,000 ($4.20)
    General Public Buildings: $26,000 ($3.31)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($2.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($0.25)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $913,000 ($116.34)
    Benefit Payments: $37,000 ($4.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $29,000 ($3.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($3.57)
    Police Protection: $17,000 ($2.17)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $906,000 ($115.44)

Mount Joy government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $323,000 ($41.16)
    All Other: $41,000 ($5.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($1.02)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($2.80)
    From Other Government: $8,000 ($1.02)
    From Local Government: $2,000 ($0.25)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $89,000 ($11.34)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $182,000 ($23.19)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($2.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $107,000 ($13.63)
    Highways: $104,000 ($13.25)
    General Support: $4,000 ($0.51)
  • Tax - Property: $723,000 ($92.13)
    Individual Income: $554,000 ($70.59)
    NEC: $172,000 ($21.92)

Mount Joy government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $612,000 ($77.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $551,000 ($70.21)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $61,000 ($7.77)

Mount Joy government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $277,000 ($35.30)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $363,000 ($46.25)

3.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,376 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Chester County, PA  0.40% ($45,518 average AGI)
from York County, PA  0.28% ($40,261)
from Berks County, PA  0.23% ($43,649)


3.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,892 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.61%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($413 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to York County, PA  0.28% ($39,474 average AGI)
to Dauphin County, PA  0.24% ($36,810)
to Chester County, PA  0.23% ($44,340)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Joy:

  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Joy:

  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWEC (88.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, PA; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Joy:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, 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.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Mount Joy, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Mount Joy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 118 meters (387ft)
Total costs: $7,000
Total average daily traffic: 26,408
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,084

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 0
  • 1940-1949: 4
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 2
  • 2000-2009: 1
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mount Joy, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mount Joy)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Mount Joy, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 2.3 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.135639 Lon: -76.472444), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNTM431
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.493 MHz, 952.493 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/25/1992, Expiration Date: 02/25/1997, Cancellation Date: 01/19/1995
    Registrant: Phone: (919) 545-2223
  • MOUNT JOY, Lat: 40.186944 Lon: -76.606389, Call Sign: WPQQ985, Licensee ID: L00222150
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.393 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/08/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Raymond D Agostino Jr
    Registrant: Mount Joy Borough
  • MT JOY, 525 North Strickler Road (Lat: 40.135667 Lon: -76.472444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.2 m, Call Sign: WLT546
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2012, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave, 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Joy)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN GENERAL ACFT CORP AG5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1190G , Serial Number: 10004, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1990
    Registrant (Corporation): Kro Aviation Inc, Po Box 98, Mount Joy, PA 17552
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17FV , Serial Number: 28R-7737089, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Jr Boch, 30 S Market St, Mount Joy, PA 17552
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 314RS , Serial Number: 17269038, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/23/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Acorn Mutual Flying Club Inc, 2091 Milton Grove Rd, Mount Joy, PA 17552
  • Aircraft: COLUMBIA AIRCRAFT MFG LC41-550FG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-C (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3533P , Serial Number: 41619, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Dd Air LLC, 53 Eby Chiques Rd, Mount Joy, PA 17552
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7675P , Serial Number: 24-2844, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1961
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jerry L Ehrhart, 3536 Echo Valley Rd, Mount Joy, PA 17552, Other Owners: Carrol F Ehrhart



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED70$164,72942$154,857157$135,46516$37,7501$350,0007$107,7141$28,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$154,40012$135,3330$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$138,1545$200,80047$128,7459$87,1110$02$146,0001$46,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$168,0003$150,00039$147,3082$12,5000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$174,0003$161,6674$149,2500$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$209,1826$171,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$309,0002$182,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$230,0002$226,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 117
  • Hazardous Condition: 57
  • Good Intent Call: 11

Incident types - Mount Joy


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Joy, PA

Most common first names in Mount Joy, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9574.9 years
Mary8279.7 years
Anna5880.4 years
Robert5068.8 years
Charles4872.5 years
William4773.8 years
James4570.1 years
Paul4379.2 years
Harry4078.9 years
Dorothy3478.7 years
Most common last names in Mount Joy, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brubaker3579.8 years
Hess2777.5 years
Heisey2577.3 years
Miller2576.1 years
Brandt2378.6 years
Smith2078.4 years
Wolgemuth1980.5 years
Herr1975.4 years
Ebersole1678.2 years
Newcomer1681.0 years
Businesses in Mount Joy, PA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1SAS Shoes1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul3
H&R Block1UPS2
Kroger2
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