New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 929 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.1%
 
Males: 450  (48.5%)
Females: 479  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

47.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 16242.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,001 (it was $25,069 in 2000)
New Bethlehem:

$37,001
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,880 (it was $17,796 in 2000)

New Bethlehem borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $124,049 (it was $64,900 in 2000)
New Bethlehem:

$124,049
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $120,268; detached houses: $119,138

Median gross rent in 2017: $506.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Bethlehem: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.1%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in New Bethlehem, PA (2010)
    • 98299.3%White alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Hispanic

Races in New Bethlehem detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania as of August 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New Bethlehem is 165 to 1.


Crime rates in New Bethlehem by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2011

2013

2014

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(98.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(98.6)
0
(0.0)
7
(714.3)
1
(100.8)
2
(70.5)
1
(35.4)
1
(36.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(789.0)
1
(99.2)
7
(714.3)
2
(201.6)
1
(35.3)
2
(70.8)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
30
(2,959)
4
(396.8)
29
(2,959)
11
(1,109)
12
(423.3)
7
(247.8)
1
(36.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(98.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)280.122.8311.278.633.521.937.9

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City-data.com crime index in New Bethlehem, PA

Crime rate in New Bethlehem detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (45.9%), Irish (20.5%), American (7.1%), Pennsylvania German (6.5%), English (4.6%), Italian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1853

Elevation: 1072 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 1,949 people per square mile   (low).

New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania map

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $939 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,027 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (51.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (230.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

South Bethlehem borough, PA (0.7 miles ),
Hawthorn borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Timblin, PA (2.7 miles),
Templeton, PA (3.0 miles ),
Rimersburg borough, PA (3.1 miles ),
Dayton borough, PA (3.1 miles ),
Worthville, PA (3.2 miles),
Summerville borough, PA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.00 N, Longitude: 79.33 W

Area code: 814

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

4.7%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in New Bethlehem, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.2%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Wood products (5.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.6%)
  • Educational services (18.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.3%)
Most common occupations in New Bethlehem, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)

Average climate in New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.3. This is about average.

City:

67.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.82
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

New Bethlehem-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the New Bethlehem borough center killed 16 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 30.6 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Bethlehem-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 64.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 103.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 100.1 miles away from New Bethlehem center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 179.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 326.1 miles away from New Bethlehem center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 312.8 miles away from New Bethlehem 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 Clarion County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Bethlehem topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near New Bethlehem:

  • CLARION HEALTH CARE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CLARION, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-CLARION (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CLARION, PA)
  • RENAL CARE OF CLARION (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; CLARION, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Bethlehem:

  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 15 miles; Clarion, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,771)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 29 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Butler County Community College (about 33 miles; Butler, PA; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (about 38 miles; Slippery Rock, PA; FT enrollment: 8,424)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 39 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Grove City College (about 41 miles; Grove City, PA; FT enrollment: 2,560)
  • Seton Hill University (about 50 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public high school in New Bethlehem:

Private high schools in New Bethlehem:

  • NEW BETHLEHEM MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 32, Location: PACKING RD (OFF OF S REIDSBURG RD), Grades: KG-9)
  • NEW BETHLEHEM WESLEYAN METHODIST SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 140 CALHOUN SCHOOL RD, Grades: 2-12)

Public elementary/middle school in New Bethlehem:

  • REDBANK VALLEY PRIMARY SCHOOL (Location: 600 VINE STREET, Grades: KG-2)
See full list of schools located in New Bethlehem

Library in New Bethlehem:

  • NEW BETHLEHEM AREA FR PUB LIB (Operating income: $129,902; Location: 720 BROAD ST; 22,870 books; 578 audio materials; 369 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The New Bethlehem Free Public Library is located at 720 Broad Street. It was moved.

Points of interest:

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Notable location: New Bethlehem Fire Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Leisure Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Ossee Schreckengost - Baseball player.

Clarion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in New Bethlehem and their reported violations in the past:

PINEY MEADOWS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-20-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2007), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-20-2007)
PUTNEYVILLE STORE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (APR-01-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between FEB-22-2013 and MAR-22-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MAHONING CREEK LAKE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-27-2011 and JUN-27-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

53.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
38 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in New Bethlehem (2011 data):

  • Clarion County Community Bank: New Bethlehem Branch at 308 Broad Street, branch established on 2004/01/07. Info updated 2010/08/30: Bank assets: $120.3 mil, Deposits: $107.9 mil, headquarters in Clarion, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • S&T Bank: New Bethlehem Branch at 628 Broad Street, branch established on 1981/09/17. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.
  • First United National Bank: New Bethlehem Branch at 706 Broad Street, branch established on 1928/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $243.8 mil, Deposits: $224.0 mil, headquarters in Fryburg, PA, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Fryburg Banking Company, Inc.
  • Northwest Savings Bank: New Bethlehem Branch at 301 Broad Street, branch established on 1954/07/12. 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

For population 15 years and over in New Bethlehem:

Marital status in New Bethlehem, PA
  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 15.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in New Bethlehem:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Bethlehem, PA (based on Clarion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0798
Mainline Protestant8,04857
Evangelical Protestant5,12142
Other1664
None17,574-
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: 14
Clarion County:

3.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
This county:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Clarion County:

10.75 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Clarion County:

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clarion County:

8.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
New Bethlehem:

50.9%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
New Bethlehem:

47.5%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
New Bethlehem:

30.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
New Bethlehem:

21.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
New Bethlehem:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

43.0%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
New Bethlehem:

53.0%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Bethlehem, 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
Streets and Highways 2$8,428$50,5680$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,700$52,2001$2,572
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,246$50,95216$11,401
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,256
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$21,374$51,29818$17,229

New Bethlehem government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $195,000 ($209.90)
    Regular Highways: $111,000 ($119.48)
    General - Other: $92,000 ($99.03)
    Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($74.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($44.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($20.45)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($13.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($7.53)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $5,000 ($5.38)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($4.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Employee Retirement - Other Investments - Other: $185,000 ($199.14)
    Benefit Payments: $15,000 ($16.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $256,000 ($275.57)

New Bethlehem government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $105,000 ($113.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($72.12)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $3,000 ($3.23)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $9,000 ($9.69)
    From Other Governments: $6,000 ($6.46)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $16,000 ($17.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $139,000 ($149.62)
    Highways: $27,000 ($29.06)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Tax - Property: $177,000 ($190.53)
    Individual Income: $68,000 ($73.20)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $22,000 ($23.68)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $6,000 ($6.46)
    Public Utility License: $2,000 ($2.15)

New Bethlehem government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,000 ($26.91)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($15.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,000 ($11.84)

New Bethlehem government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $249,000 ($268.03)

3.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,219 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.73%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, PA  0.51% ($29,400 average AGI)
from Armstrong County, PA  0.45% ($32,754)
from Venango County, PA  0.43% ($41,048)
Businesses in New Bethlehem, PA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1La-Z-Boy1
Chevrolet1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Goodwill2Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in New Bethlehem:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WWCH (1300 AM; 1 kW; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Bethlehem:

  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMKX (105.5 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCUC-FM (91.7 FM; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION STATE COLLEGE)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPXZ-FM (104.1 FM; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCCR (92.7 FM; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDSN (106.5 FM; REYNOLDSVILLE, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around New Bethlehem:

  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W45BT (Channel 45; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WBOA-LP (Channel 64; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)

New Bethlehem fatal accident list:

May 6, 2008 09:40 PM, Kemmer Rd, Lat: 41.145700, Lon: -79.270950, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 20, 2002 08:20 AM, Sr-66, Lat: 41.003548, Lon: -79.331462, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 1, 1999 12:45 AM, Sr-66, Lat: 41.003548, Lon: -79.331462, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1978 04:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.0mTotal length
  • $334,000Total costs
  • 10,387Total average daily traffic
  • 962Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,474Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New Bethlehem)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in New Bethlehem, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ASR1026711, 1/4 Mile E Of I/S Rt. 839 & Township Rd. 617 (New Bethlehem) (Lat: 40.992278 Lon: -79.317972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 127.7 m, Call Sign: WQQX650,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2013, Expiration Date: 03/20/2023, Certifier: Ido M Rosen, Registrant: Wireless Internetwork, LLC, 55 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10055, Phone: (682) 429-1900, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Mi N Of (Lat: 41.058944 Lon: -79.339194), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KZK36,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2000, Expiration Date: 10/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2002, Certifier: Steven F Lux, Registrant: Fehlc, Inc., 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 384-5498, Fax: (330) 761-7203, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • East Side Of Rt. 66, 0.2 Miles Sw Of Distant Township (Lat: 40.961722 Lon: -79.355306), Call Sign: KNKI989, Licensee ID: L00001605,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.630 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999, Registrant: Dubois Mobile Telephone Company, Inc., . 7214 Bona Vista Ct., Springfield, VA 22150

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Bethlehem)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 42 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in New Bethlehem, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (69.3%), and Outside Fires (14.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in New Bethlehem, PA
    • 14269.3%Structure Fires
    • 3014.6%Outside Fires
    • 188.8%Other
    • 157.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New Bethlehem, PA
Most common first names in New Bethlehem, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5175.6 years
John4973.8 years
James4475.7 years
Mary4280.6 years
Charles4176.6 years
Robert3774.2 years
Helen3379.9 years
George2678.5 years
Paul2574.3 years
Harry2277.8 years
Most common last names in New Bethlehem, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4478.2 years
Shaffer2575.5 years
Shreckengost2379.2 years
Schreckengos2173.2 years
Hetrick1979.4 years
Bowersox1779.1 years
Bish1781.9 years
Shumaker1575.7 years
Brown1480.6 years
Anthony1476.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Bethlehem, PA
  • 94.2%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Electricity
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Bethlehem, PA
  • 68.7%Utility gas
  • 31.3%Electricity


New Bethlehem compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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