Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 3,762.
Population change since 2000: +4.2%
Males: 1,839  (48.9%)
Females: 1,923  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

50.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18045.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $86,391 (it was $51,625 in 2000)
Palmer Heights:

$86,391
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $35,974 (it was $23,959 in 2000)

Palmer Heights CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $215,832 (it was $125,300 in 2000)
Palmer Heights:

$215,832
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $250,315; detached houses: $277,369; townhouses or other attached units: $166,523; in 2-unit structures: $151,341; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $211,154; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $171,877; mobile homes: $60,656

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,238.

March 2019 cost of living index in Palmer Heights: 100.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.4%

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  • Races in Palmer Heights, PA (2019)
    • 3,25784.8%White alone
    • 42311.0%Hispanic
    • 772.0%Black alone
    • 330.9%Asian alone
    • 310.8%Other race alone
    • 90.2%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: Italian (16.7%), American (13.8%), German (13.0%), Irish (8.3%), English (5.2%), Lebanese (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 365 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 3,138 people per square mile   (average).

Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania map

308 residents are foreign born (5.4% Latin America).

This place:

8.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,347 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $4,554 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (7.3 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (48.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Wilson borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
West Easton borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Old Orchard, PA (1.5 miles ),
Glendon borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Easton, PA (1.6 miles ),
Tatamy borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Nazareth borough, PA (2.0 miles ),
Delaware Park, NJ (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 40.69 N, Longitude: 75.27 W

Distribution of median household income in Palmer Heights, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Palmer Heights, PA in 2019
Palmer Heights satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Palmer Heights, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Machinery (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.9%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.9%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Chemicals (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Palmer Heights, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Computer specialists (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (11.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.6%)

Average climate in Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania average temperatures Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania average precipitation Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania humidity Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania wind speed Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania snowfall Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania sunshine Palmer Heights, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.51
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.136
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
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 3.8 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 9.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Palmer Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Palmer Heights place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 tornado 20.4 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palmer Heights-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 66% 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 239.7 miles away from the city 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 47.7 miles away from Palmer Heights center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 230.5 miles away from Palmer Heights 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 46.4 miles away from Palmer Heights center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 276.0 miles away from Palmer Heights 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 273.0 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 Northampton County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palmer Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Palmer Heights:

  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-EASTON (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • PALMER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • NEW EASTWOOD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • EASTON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • SCCI HOSPITAL EASTON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • TRIUMPH HOSPITAL EASTON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; EASTON, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE EASTON (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; EASTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmer Heights:

  • Lafayette College (about 4 miles; Easton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,562)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 4 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • Lehigh University (about 9 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • DeSales University (about 12 miles; Center Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,862)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 15 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 19 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 22 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Palmer Heights: Palmer Park (A), Palmer Municipal Fire Department Station 27 - 1 Headquarters (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Northampton Memorial Shrine (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

74.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.3%
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: 0.1% of all households
205 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
203 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Palmer Heights:

Marital status in Palmer Heights, PA
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Palmer Heights:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Palmer Heights
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Palmer Heights, PA (based on Northampton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,45626
Mainline Protestant54,336120
Evangelical Protestant17,79483
Other2,81719
Orthodox2,2005
Black Protestant1562
None138,976-
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: 52
Northampton County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
This county:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Northampton County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 240
This county:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.4%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.8%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.8%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Palmer Heights:

28.5
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Palmer Heights:

9.8%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Palmer Heights:

58.8%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Palmer Heights:

77.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Palmer Heights, PA Residents

5.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lehigh County, PA  2.05% ($48,295 average AGI)
from Monroe County, PA  0.36% ($45,625)
from Warren County, NJ  0.31% ($55,969)


5.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lehigh County, PA  1.95% ($44,109 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.28% ($41,322)
to Warren County, NJ  0.17% ($48,660)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmer Heights:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEEX (1230 AM; 1 kW; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WEST (1400 AM; 1 kW; EASTON, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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.)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmer Heights:

  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Palmer Heights:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, 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.)
  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Palmer Heights fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Palmer Heights fatal accident list:

Oct 22, 2018 12:11 AM, Sr-248 Nazareth Rd, Park Ave, Lat: 40.694183, Lon: -75.261372, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.0mTotal length
  • $3,577,000Total costs
  • 631,764Total average daily traffic
  • 46,970Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Palmer Heights, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 101950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 181970-1979
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Palmer Heights, PA
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 ORIGINATED18$186,70711$163,04378$150,51411$64,2962$98,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$76,77011$191,7021$122,5101$76,770
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$74,32028$177,6037$29,5191$71,870
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$020$190,0873$87,3870$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$236,8451$32,6700$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0174.02

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$120,8704$209,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$138,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$183,760

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0174.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palmer Heights, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palmer Heights, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palmer Heights, PA
  • 43.2%Utility gas
  • 42.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palmer Heights, PA
  • 52.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 47.8%Utility gas


Palmer Heights compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Palmer Heights on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Colombia (population 500+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
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  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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  • #51 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+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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