Oley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 1,282.
Males: 621  (48.5%)
Females: 661  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19547.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,058
Oley:

$61,058
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,081

Oley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $173,700
Oley:

$173,700
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $207,894; detached houses: $240,368; townhouses or other attached units: $106,603; in 2-unit structures: $321,344; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $227,241; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $306,433; mobile homes: $153,636

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,594.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oley: 100.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.6%
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  • Races in Oley, PA (2010)
    • 1,22795.7%White alone
    • 383.0%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Asian alone
    • 50.4%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Black alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Oley, Pennsylvania as of October 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Oley is 1,196 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Oley by year

Type

2007

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
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)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(54.5)
5
(133.3)
4
(110.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.1)
1
(26.8)
2
(53.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(163.4)
2
(53.3)
0
(0.0)
6
(163.4)
4
(108.8)
3
(81.3)
4
(107.1)
7
(186.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(435.7)
25
(666.7)
2
(55.1)
10
(272.3)
3
(81.6)
11
(298.1)
13
(348.0)
10
(266.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(133.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)39.867.724.226.710.923.050.334.3

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City-data.com crime index in Oley, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.53
Pennsylvania average:

1.90
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Ancestries: German (49.3%), Pennsylvania German (19.4%), English (13.3%), European (4.8%), Norwegian (2.8%), Irish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 445 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,848 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,486 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (7.9 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (43.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Alsace Manor, PA (2.0 miles ),
New Jerusalem, PA (2.2 miles ),
Fleetwood borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Walnuttown, PA (2.3 miles ),
Stony Creek Mills, PA (2.3 miles ),
Jacksonwald, PA (2.3 miles ),
Dryville, PA (2.4 miles ),
St. Lawrence borough, PA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.39 N, Longitude: 75.79 W

Area code: 610

Distribution of median household income in Oley, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Oley, PA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.0. This is about average.

City:

80.0
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 7.9 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 8.0 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 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.616
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.76
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 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00391
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Oley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Oley place center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 tornado 7.4 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oley-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 13.6 miles away from Oley 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 12.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 257.5 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 252.4 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 302.6 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 39.0 miles away from Oley 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near Oley:

  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-LAURELDALE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LAURELDALE, PA)
  • LEADER NSG/REHAB LAURELDALE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; READING, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-READING (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; READING, PA)
  • READING DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; READING, PA)
  • BERKSHIRE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; READING, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; READING, PA)
  • DIAKON HOSPICE SAINT JOHN (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)

Operable nuclear power plants near Oley:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oley:

  • Albright College (about 7 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,319)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 9 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 9 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Alvernia University (about 10 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 10 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 21 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 22 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)

Public elementary/middle school in Oley:

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Notable locations in Oley: Kings Plaza (A), Oley Fire Company and Ambulance Service (B), Oley Township Administration Building (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oley include: Union Church (A), Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Friedens United Church of Christ (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Friedens Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Oley: Oley Valley Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Berks 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 Oley and their reported violations in the past:

PIKE TWP SPORTSMANS CLUB (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-07-2010)
OLEY TURNPIKE DAIRY (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-04-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SALEM UNITED CH OF CHRIST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-04-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2014)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
SHANESVILLE HOTEL (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PLEASANTVILLE DINER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
JENN AND JESSIES (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-10-2012 and MAY-10-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-04-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oley that have no violations reported:

  • NEW LIFE BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CH (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JOHN HAAS SEAFOOD & RESTAURANT (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUNOCO OLEY (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.2%
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: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Oley (2011 data):

  • National Penn Bank: Oley Branch at 420 Main Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. 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.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Oley Valley Branch at 20 King's Plaza, branch established on 1991/01/22. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Oley:

Marital status in Oley, PA
  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.9%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

For population 25 years and over in Oley:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oley, 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
This county:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
This county:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.4%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

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 Oley, PA

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Oley:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • 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.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oley:

  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, 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)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)

TV broadcast stations around Oley:

  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W24CS (Channel 24; READING, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • Oley, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count25
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:7
  • Fatalities30
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents67
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count26375
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents40299
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons10141
  • Fatalities29009
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents66828
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2357
See more detailed statistics of Oley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 35.8mTotal length
  • $2,780,000Total costs
  • 62,846Total average daily traffic
  • 4,741Total average daily truck traffic
  • 85,836Total future (year 2005) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oley, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 2Before 1900
  • 41920-1929
  • 31940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oley, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oley)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Rose Virginia Rd Township Municipal Bldg (Lat: 40.382583 Lon: -75.777972), Call Sign: KYL680,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.380722 Lon: -75.799972, Call Sign: WPLJ501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.450 MHz, 464.575 MHz, 467.450 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2012, Expiration Date: 10/10/2022, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Rd., Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.380722 Lon: -75.799972, Call Sign: WPWS766,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.450 MHz, 464.575 MHz, 467.450 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2013, Expiration Date: 01/15/2023, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2018, Certifier: James F Stock Sr, Registrant: Radio Maintenance Inc, 1840 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BCTE A, 3307 Friedensburg Road (Lat: 40.382500 Lon: -75.795833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQFN241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2006, Expiration Date: 08/22/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2014, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • OLEY VALLEY, 17 Jefferson St. (Lat: 40.386389 Lon: -75.784167), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQFP319,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 10955.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2006, Expiration Date: 08/30/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2014, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • OLEY SILO, 455 Boyertown Pike (Lat: 40.325722 Lon: -75.766472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQWL402,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz... (+12 more), Grant Date: 09/25/2015, Expiration Date: 09/25/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2017, Certifier: Amir Rajwany, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • PL97XC010, 174b Mine Road (Pikeville) (Lat: 40.412111 Lon: -75.715083), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 47 m, Call Sign: WQXQ745,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/2016, Expiration Date: 05/11/2026, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2017, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Oley)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 28. The highest number of reported fires - 60 took place in 2009, and the least - 4 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Oley, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (53.3%), and Outside Fires (30.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Oley, PA
    • 24153.3%Structure Fires
    • 13930.8%Outside Fires
    • 378.2%Other
    • 357.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oley, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oley, PA
  • 53.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oley, PA
  • 48.5%Wood
  • 33.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.4%Electricity


Oley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Oley on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sweden (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+)"
There are 10 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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  • Douglas Bell (2)
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  • David Gerald Coult (1)
  • Kevin Lynn Hoover (1)
  • Wesley A. Snyder (1)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2020.