Mount Penn, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,183 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.5%
 
Males: 1,587  (49.9%)
Females: 1,596  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19606.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,432 (it was $41,326 in 2000)
Mount Penn:

$56,432
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,798 (it was $21,738 in 2000)

Mount Penn borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $137,429 (it was $82,600 in 2000)
Mount Penn:

$137,429
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $121,860; detached houses: $144,879; townhouses or other attached units: $91,348

Median gross rent in 2017: $842.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mount Penn: 95.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.0%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.7% for other race residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Mount Penn, PA (2010)
    • 2,42478.0%White alone
    • 43914.1%Hispanic
    • 1153.7%Black alone
    • 792.5%Two or more races
    • 391.3%Asian alone
    • 90.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: German (26.8%), American (11.8%), Polish (9.3%), Irish (6.1%), Pennsylvania German (5.1%), European (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/07/1902

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 7,469 people per square mile   (high).

Mount Penn, Pennsylvania map

145 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.7% Asia, 1.2% Latin America).

This borough:

4.5%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,336 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,738 (3.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (2.1 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (45.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

St. Lawrence borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Reiffton, PA (1.2 miles ),
Stony Creek Mills, PA (1.2 miles ),
Reading, PA (1.4 miles ),
Jacksonwald, PA (1.5 miles ),
West Reading borough, PA (1.7 miles ),
Lorane, PA (1.8 miles ),
Kenhorst borough, PA (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 75.89 W

Distribution of median household income in Mount Penn, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Mount Penn, PA in 2017
Mount Penn satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Mount Penn, PA
Historical housing units in Mount Penn, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +137 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in Mount Penn, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Food (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.9%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Apparel (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Mount Penn, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Customer service representatives (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Mount Penn, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mount Penn, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.0. This is about average.

City:

81.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0450
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 7.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.80
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.616
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2014 was 13.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.69
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00391. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00391
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Mount Penn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Mount Penn borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 10.4 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Penn-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 7.7 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 6.1 miles away from Mount Penn center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 262.9 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 248.8 miles away from the city 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 308.2 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 45.5 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 Berks County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Penn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Penn:

  • READING DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; READING, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; READING, PA)
  • ST JOSEPH TRANSITIONAL LOC CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; READING, PA)
  • DIAKON HOSPICE SAINT JOHN (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-READING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; READING, PA)
  • READING NSG CTR WEST READING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WEST READING, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH READING REHAB AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; READING, PA)

Operable nuclear power plants near Mount Penn:

  • 15 miles: Limerick 1 and 2 in Pottstown, PA.

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

  • Reading Area Community College (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,941)
  • Albright College (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Alvernia University (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 5 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 21 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Immaculata University (about 27 miles; Immaculata, PA; FT enrollment: 2,912)

Public elementary/middle school in Mount Penn:

  • MT PENN EL SCH (Students: 387, Location: 2310 CUMBERLAND AVE, Grades: 2-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Mount Penn:

  • WINSTON HALL (Students: 21, Location: 2249 FAIRVIEW AVE, Grades: PK-2)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mount Penn: Mount Penn Borough Hall (A), Antietam School District Administrative Office (B), Central Berks Regional Police Department (C), Covenant Home Care Hospice (D), Hollywood Court Apartments (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Penn include: Trinity United Church of Christ (A), Saint Catherine of Siena Catholic Church (B), Pennside Presbyterian Church (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Berks County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

64.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Mount Penn (2011 data):

  • Fulton Bank, National Association: Exeter Branch at 4363 Perkiomen Ave, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/30: Bank assets: $9,041.7 mil, Deposits: $6,700.3 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 122 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mount Penn Remote Unit Branch at 23rd Street And Perkiomen Avenue, branch established on 1972/12/18. 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

For population 15 years and over in Mount Penn:

Marital status in Mount Penn, PA
  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Penn:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Mount Penn
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mount Penn, PA (based on Berks County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant80,575177
Catholic75,67222
Evangelical Protestant33,376168
Other3,99623
Orthodox2,2755
Black Protestant1,0627
None214,486-
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: 75
Here:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Here:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
This county:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Berks County:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.4%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berks County:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.4%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Mount Penn:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mount Penn:

21.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mount Penn:

34.1%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Mount Penn:

56.3%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Penn, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$8,122$97,4640$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,864$58,3681$735
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$210
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 4$894
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$4,397
Totals for Government 2$12,986$77,91619$6,236

Mount Penn government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $769,000 ($241.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $253,000 ($79.48)
    Regular Highways: $215,000 ($67.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $114,000 ($35.82)
    General - Other: $114,000 ($35.82)
    Central Staff Services: $92,000 ($28.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000 ($12.57)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($6.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($2.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($1.89)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($1.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($0.94)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.31)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($72.89)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($53.41)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($48.70)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($5.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $177,000 ($55.61)

Mount Penn government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $246,000 ($77.29)
    Other: $42,000 ($13.20)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($36.76)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($7.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $33,000 ($10.37)
    Fines and Forfeits: $30,000 ($9.43)
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($4.08)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $132,000 ($41.47)
    Highways: $56,000 ($17.59)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.63)
  • Tax - Property: $716,000 ($224.95)
    Individual Income: $336,000 ($105.56)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $61,000 ($19.16)
    Public Utility License: $23,000 ($7.23)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $18,000 ($5.66)

Mount Penn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($50.27)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,024,000 ($321.71)

3.90% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.25% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,769 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.25%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.53% ($51,596 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.30% ($49,157)
from Lehigh County, PA  0.29% ($50,766)


4.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.13%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($302 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.47% ($47,442 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.36% ($48,724)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.29% ($50,058)

Businesses in Mount Penn, PA

  • Advance Auto Parts: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Penn:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRAW (1340 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOV (1240 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Penn:

  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • W207AE (89.3 FM; READING, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W253AC (98.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • W249AT (97.7 FM; READING, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXAC (91.3 FM; READING, PA; Owner: ALBRIGHT COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Penn:

  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W24CS (Channel 24; READING, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
Mount Penn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Mount Penn fatal accident list:

Sep 10, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 2
Apr 7, 1979 00:01 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 15, 1976 00:05 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 15, 1975 00:05 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.0mTotal length
  • 3,187Total average daily traffic
  • 66Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,086Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N3JKQ, Licensee ID: L00325610, Grant Date: 02/14/2001, Expiration Date: 05/14/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2013, Registrant: Fred R Malsnee, 2442 Fairview Ave, Mount Penn, PA 19606
  • Call Sign: N3VMY, Licensee ID: L00212259, Grant Date: 04/08/2015, Expiration Date: 05/25/2025, Certifier: Richard L Kramer, Registrant: Richard L Kramer, 2535 Fairview Ave, Mount Penn, PA 19606

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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$122,3544$103,40819$109,1012$37,8351$175,910
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$69,3300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$92,84312$100,1394$33,9752$86,175
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$154,9100$09$128,1041$24,9600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$105,5850$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0122.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$108,9551$97,860
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$122,4300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0122.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mount Penn, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mount Penn, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Penn, PA
  • 60.8%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Penn, PA
  • 43.6%Utility gas
  • 33.5%Electricity
  • 18.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Mount Penn compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Mount Penn on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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