For population 25 years and over in Mountainhome:
For population 15 years and over in Mountainhome CDP:
69 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,375 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (26.3 miles , pop. 76,415).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (64.3 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (77.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Mount Pocono borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Penn Estates, PA (3.2 miles ), Emerald Lakes, PA (3.2 miles ), Pocono Springs, PA (3.2 miles ), Gouldsboro, PA (3.3 miles ), Pocono Pines, PA (3.3 miles ), Saw Creek, PA (3.5 miles ), Big Bass Lake, PA (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 41.18 N, Longitude: 75.27 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 570
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Average climate in Mountainhome, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mountainhome-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the Mountainhome place center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
On 3/21/1976, a category F3 tornado 14.4 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mountainhome-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 91% 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 71.2 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 70.5 miles away from Mountainhome 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 40.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 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 88.1 miles away from Mountainhome center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 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 Monroe County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.5%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Mountainhome CDP (based on Monroe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.28%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 29
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Number of full-service restaurants: 143
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,795 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($127 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,771 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($196 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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