New Salem, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 791 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +22.1%
 
Males: 377  (47.7%)
Females: 414  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17371, 17408.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $86,015 (it was $51,944 in 2000)
New Salem:

$86,015
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $41,307 (it was $18,802 in 2000)

New Salem borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $205,775 (it was $113,100 in 2000)
New Salem:

$205,775
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $214,452; detached houses: $237,577; townhouses or other attached units: $135,462; in 2-unit structures: $185,373; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $122,125; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,703; mobile homes: $62,630

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,394.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Salem: 96.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.0%
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  • Races in New Salem, PA (2010)
    • 68494.5%White alone
    • 182.5%Black alone
    • 121.7%Hispanic
    • 91.2%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in New Salem, Pennsylvania as of March 04, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New Salem is 164 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (58.9%), American (7.8%), Irish (6.1%), English (5.6%), Scottish (2.2%), European (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1833

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,743 people per square mile   (low).

New Salem, Pennsylvania map

15 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This borough:

2.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,293 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,534 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (27.6 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (42.2 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (87.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Seven Valleys borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
West York borough, PA (2.0 miles ),
Spring Grove borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Grantley, PA (2.1 miles ),
Jacobus borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Shiloh, PA (2.2 miles ),
Tyler Run, PA (2.3 miles ),
York, PA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 39.90 N, Longitude: 76.79 W

Area code: 724

Distribution of median household income in New Salem, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in New Salem, PA in 2019

Property values in New Salem, PA

New Salem satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in New Salem, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Machinery (4.7%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Machinery (7.5%)
  • Truck transportation (6.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.6%)
  • Paper (4.0%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.1%)
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common occupations in New Salem, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)

Average climate in New Salem, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

New Salem, Pennsylvania average temperatures New Salem, Pennsylvania average precipitation New Salem, Pennsylvania humidity New Salem, Pennsylvania wind speed New Salem, Pennsylvania snowfall New Salem, Pennsylvania sunshine New Salem, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.8. This is about average.

City:

74.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

New Salem-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the New Salem borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1980, a category F3 tornado 12.2 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Salem-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 150.9 miles away from New Salem center
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 49.7 miles away from New Salem 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 218.5 miles away from New Salem 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 50.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.3 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 307.2 miles away from New Salem 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 York County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Salem topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near New Salem:

  • COLONIAL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • ASERACARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • REST HAVEN-YORK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • YORK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • MARGARET E. MOUL HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • OSS ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; YORK, PA)
  • VNA HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; YORK, PA)

Amtrak station near New Salem:

  • 20 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

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

  • York College Pennsylvania (about 5 miles; York, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,140)
  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 10 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Messiah College (about 21 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 22 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • Gettysburg College (about 24 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 25 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • McDaniel College (about 25 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,558)

Public high schools in New Salem:

  • BENSALEM TWP HS (Students: 2,020, Location: 4319 HULMEVILLE RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • SCHOOL LANE CS (Students: 556, Location: 2400 BRISTOL PIKE, Grades: KG-10, Charter school)

Private high schools in New Salem:

  • HOLY GHOST PREP (Students: 498, Location: 2429 BRISTOL PIKE, Grades: 9-12, Boys only)
  • BENSALEM BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 73, Location: 3351 RICHLIEU RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in New Salem:

Private elementary/middle schools in New Salem:

  • ST EPHREM SCHOOL (Students: 482, Location: 5340 HULMEVILLE RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST CHARLES BORROMEO SCHOOL (Students: 366, Location: 1704 BRISTOL PIKE, Grades: PK-8)
  • PHILADELPHIA CHRISTIAN CENTER ACADEMY (Students: 51, Location: 2990 STREET RD, Grades: KG-7)
  • KINGDOM ACADEMY (Students: 39, Location: 5918 HULMEVILLE RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in New Salem

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in New Salem: New Salem Fire Company (A), New Salem Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

York 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:

75.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in New Salem:

Marital status in New Salem, PA
  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in New Salem:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Salem, PA (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant79,653217
Evangelical Protestant47,150222
Catholic35,60513
Other4,81524
Black Protestant1,33910
Orthodox4002
None266,010-
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: 62
Here:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
York County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 231
This county:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

58.0%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

59.0%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
New Salem:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
New Salem:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
New Salem:

39.8%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

63.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Salem, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,338
Financial Administration 0$0 1$170
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,508

New Salem government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $112,000 ($141.59)
    Regular Highways: $83,000 ($104.93)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($82.17)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($68.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $46,000 ($58.15)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($15.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000 ($3.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($3.79)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $116,000 ($146.65)

New Salem government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $356,000 ($450.06)
    Other: $15,000 ($18.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $46,000 ($58.15)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($6.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000 ($63.21)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $93,000 ($117.57)
    Property: $43,000 ($54.36)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $17,000 ($21.49)
    Public Utility License: $6,000 ($7.59)

New Salem government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,891,000 ($3654.87)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,750,000 ($3476.61)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $141,000 ($178.26)

New Salem government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $810,000 ($1024.02)

4.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
York County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.47% ($54,678 average AGI)
from Adams County, PA  0.46% ($35,685)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.44% ($43,221)


4.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.46% ($46,978 average AGI)
to Adams County, PA  0.44% ($39,187)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.37% ($45,275)

Businesses in New Salem, PA

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in New Salem:

  • WOYK (1350 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WOYK, INC.)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHVR (1280 AM; 5 kW; HANOVER, PA)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQXA (1250 AM; 1 kW; YORK, PA)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Salem:

  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WWMX (106.5 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZBA (100.7 FM; WESTMINSTER, MD; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIF (101.9 FM; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WLIF, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around New Salem:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

New Salem fatal accident list:

Mar 12, 2017 08:42 PM, Sr-161 Trinity Rd, Lat: 39.908797, Lon: -76.791094, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.1mTotal length
  • $767,000Total costs
  • 24,704Total average daily traffic
  • 1,664Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,257Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in New Salem)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • North Mill St (Lat: 39.928139 Lon: -79.835889), Call Sign: KGF203, Licensee ID: L00070327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2003, Expiration Date: 04/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2013, Registrant: New Salem Volunteer Fire Dept, Box 486 S Mill St, New Salem, PA 15468, Phone: (412) 245-8352
  • ARMS30, Arms30, Off T 784 (Lat: 40.993528 Lon: -79.222444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQBK903,
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.325 MHz, 853.737 MHz, Grant Date: 10/10/2014, Expiration Date: 10/27/2024, Certifier: Donald R Appleby, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • Off T 784 (Lat: 40.993528 Lon: -79.222444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQJB948,
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.325 MHz, 853.737 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2013, Expiration Date: 05/19/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2014, Certifier: Charles K Leto, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Bretz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ARMS30, Off T 784 (Lat: 40.993528 Lon: -79.222444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WPUX761,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6616.25 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2012, Expiration Date: 05/22/2022, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr., Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA3ORK, Grant Date: 10/05/1995, Expiration Date: 10/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2007, Registrant: Brenda S Stoner, Rd 1 Box 571, New Salem, PA 15468
  • Call Sign: KB3GES, Licensee ID: L00329822, Grant Date: 02/03/2011, Expiration Date: 02/27/2021, Certifier: Robert E Vail, Registrant: Robert E Vail, 6890 National Pike, New Salem, PA 15468

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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$167,0651$222,9005$158,8001$63,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$95,8400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$226,9700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$219,8100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0217.20

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$146,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0217.20

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Salem, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Salem, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Salem, PA
  • 75.6%Utility gas
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 12.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Salem, PA
  • 90.0%Utility gas
  • 10.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


New Salem compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2021.