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Schuylkill County

Population in 2012: 1,863 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 

Males: 904  (48.5%)
Females: 959  (51.5%)

Median resident age:  40.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  43.3 years

Zip code: 17965

Estimated median household income in 2011: $41,858 (it was $30,875 in 2000)
Port Carbon:

$41,858
Pennsylvania:

$50,228
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $20,843

Port Carbon borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $72,918 (it was $56,300 in 2000)
Port Carbon:

$72,918
Pennsylvania:

$164,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $76,182; Detached houses: $87,974; Townhouses or other attached units: $58,390; In 2-unit structures: $65,889; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $77,716; Mobile homes: $11,956

Median gross rent in 2011: $556.

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Port Carbon races chart
  • White alone - 1,797 (95.1%)
  • Hispanic - 41 (2.2%)
  • Two or more races - 29 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 14 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (0.4%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Port Carbon: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (23.0%), Irish (17.8%), Polish (9.6%), Italian (9.2%), Lithuanian (7.3%), Dutch (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 2435 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Port Carbon:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Port Carbon borough:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

8 residents are foreign born

This borough:  0.4%
Pennsylvania:  5.5%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Port Carbon, Pennsylvania as of April 17, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Port Carbon to the number of sex offenders is 590 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,335 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,194 (1.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (27.6 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (72.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Palo Alto borough, PA (0.8 miles ), Mechanicsville borough, PA (0.9 miles ), St. Clair borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Mount Carbon, PA (1.4 miles) , Pottsville, PA (1.4 miles ), New Philadelphia borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Renningers, PA (1.9 miles ), Seltzer, PA (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.70 N, Longitude: 76.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Port Carbon household income distribution Port Carbon home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Port Carbon by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 01010
per 100,000 0.057.70.052.80.0
Assaults 00100
per 100,000 0.00.056.60.00.0
Burglaries 20100
per 100,000 114.40.056.60.00.0
Thefts 44161
per 100,000 228.7230.856.6316.653.1
Auto thefts 01000
per 100,000 0.057.70.00.00.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 272.0) 17.632.018.029.32.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.9%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -170 (-7.8%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Port Carbon-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Port Carbon borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 6/18/1970, a category F3 tornado 20.8 miles away from the borough center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Carbon-area historical earthquake activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 75% 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 26.3 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 26.9 miles away from Port Carbon 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 56.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.1 miles away from Port Carbon center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Schuylkill County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Port Carbon topographic map

Birthplace of: Nancy J. Lescavage - Admiral.


Hospitals/medical centers near Port Carbon:

  • SCHUYLKILL MEDICAL CENTER - EAST NORWEGIAN STREET (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, about 3 miles away; POTTSVILLE, PA)
  • SCHUYLKILL MEDICAL CENTER - SOUTH JACKSON STREET (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 3 miles away; POTTSVILLE, PA)
  • SAINT CATHERINE MEDICAL CENTER FOUNTAIN SPRINGS (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; ASHLAND, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Port Carbon, PA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Carbon:

  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 24 miles; Kutztown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 9,093)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 25 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,361)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 26 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,552)
  • Albright College (about 27 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,253)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 30 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,422)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 36 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,352)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 36 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 3,717)

Private elementary/middle school in Port Carbon:

  • ST STEPHEN REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 214 VALLEY ST; Grades: PK - 8)

Library in Port Carbon:

  • PORT CARBON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,153; Location: 111 PIKE ST; 13,460 books; 162 audio materials; 1,069 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 17 print serial subscriptions)

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

Creek: Mill Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.0. This is about average.
City:

36.0
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.222. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.222
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.41
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.71
U.S.:

22.06
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.1%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 78.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  66.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.6%
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: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Port Carbon, PA


5 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Port Carbon compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Port Carbon travel time to work - commute


Port Carbon mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Coal or coke (11%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Port Carbon (based on Schuylkill County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.30%
Here74.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents56.8%17.7%11.0%7.4%0.8%
Congregations27.6%15.5%16.2%16.2%1.3%
NameSalvation ArmyPresbyterian Church (USA)Orthodox Church in America: Territorial DiocesesInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents0.8%0.6%0.5%0.5%3.9%
Congregations0.7%1.7%1.7%1.3%17.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 32
Schuylkill County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Schuylkill County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Schuylkill County:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Here:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Schuylkill County:

30.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.3%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$434
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,282
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$135
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,798$46,7880$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$753
Streets and Highways 2$5,263$31,5781$852
Totals for Government 4$13,061$39,18314$3,456


3.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,458 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.76%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($236 average AGI)
Schuylkill County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Berks County, PA  0.41% ($35,187 average AGI)
from Luzerne County, PA  0.41% ($31,150)
from Carbon County, PA  0.31% ($29,281)


3.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,732 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.39%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Schuylkill County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Luzerne County, PA  0.31% ($31,690 average AGI)
to Berks County, PA  0.30% ($32,480)
to Dauphin County, PA  0.26% ($30,014)

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Carbon:

  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPAM (1450 AM; 1 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: CURRAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Carbon:

  • W256AB (99.1 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • W220BE (91.9 FM; ST. CLAIR, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAVT-FM (101.9 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMGH-FM (105.5 FM; TAMAQUA, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W235AD (94.9 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA ED TV ASSC)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBLJ-FM (95.3 FM; SHAMOKIN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Port Carbon:

  • W24BL (Channel 24; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W61AG (Channel 61; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W66AI (Channel 66; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Port Carbon, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 6
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 87
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 126
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 94
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 220
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 17

Port Carbon fatal accident list:

May 14, 1989 03:30 AM, 209, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 26, 1989 02:15 AM, 209, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1980 08:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 11, 1980 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 27, 1977 11:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 9, 1975 07:45 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $3,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,053
Total average daily truck traffic: 717
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 17,624


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Washington & Pike Sts (Lat: 40.691750 Lon: -76.162167), Call Sign: KGF870, Licensee ID: L00097952
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3600 MHz, 46.5000 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2004, Expiration Date: 03/31/2014
    Registrant: Goodwill Hose Co 1, 88 Washington St., Port Carbon, PA 17965, Phone: (570) 628-3012, Fax: (570) 628-3012, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA3YIT, Licensee ID: L00349647
    Grant Date: 03/12/1991, Expiration Date: 03/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2003
    Registrant: Marc A Pontician, 117 North St Apt 3f, Port Carbon, PA 17965
  • Call Sign: N3FAR
    Grant Date: 04/03/1996, Expiration Date: 04/03/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2008
    Registrant: Raphael R Kozlusky, 700 3rd St, Port Carbon, PA 17965

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9282H , Serial Number: FT633, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): James J Mchale, 314 Coal St, Port Carbon, PA 17965


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 8

Incident types - Port Carbon


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Carbon, PA

Most common first names in Port Carbon, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5571.6 years
Mary5578.0 years
William3968.7 years
Anna3979.2 years
Joseph3370.8 years
Charles1971.6 years
Michael1973.9 years
Margaret1879.3 years
James1870.9 years
Helen1876.9 years
Most common last names in Port Carbon, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Evans1276.6 years
Steranko1073.7 years
Frantz973.2 years
Nocket974.1 years
Thomas866.2 years
Mcneely771.0 years
Brown762.3 years
Shappell668.7 years
Miller676.8 years
Bensinger683.4 years

Businesses in Port Carbon, PA

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