For population 25 years and over in Picture Rocks:
For population 15 years and over in Picture Rocks borough:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,648 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (55.0 miles , pop. 76,415).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (120.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Hughesville borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Muncy borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Montoursville borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Eagles Mere, PA (3.4 miles) , Montgomery borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Turbotville borough, PA (3.6 miles ), Iola, PA (3.7 miles) , Millville borough, PA (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 41.28 N, Longitude: 76.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 570
Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+5.6%).
Work and jobs in Picture Rocks: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Picture Rocks, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Picture Rocks-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Picture Rocks borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Picture Rocks-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 96% 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 74.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.5 miles away from Picture Rocks 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 96.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 60.0 miles away from Picture Rocks center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lycoming County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Picture Rocks:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Picture Rocks:
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Public elementary/middle school in Picture Rocks:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.8%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Picture Rocks compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Picture Rocks (based on Lycoming County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 20
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Picture Rocks government finances in 2002:
3.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,855 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($233 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,137 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($181 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Picture Rocks:
Strongest FM radio stations in Picture Rocks:
TV broadcast stations around Picture Rocks:
Picture Rocks fatal accident list:
Sep 23, 2005 10:05 PM, Us-220, Bennett St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Jul 15, 1989 03:58 PM, 220, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1985 02:15 AM, 00019, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 9, 1984 03:99 PM, 00019, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 27, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,464
Total average daily truck traffic: 263
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 8,603
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Picture Rocks, PA
Businesses in Picture Rocks, PA