Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, Pennsylvania

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Population in July 2007: 1,017.
Males: 509  (50.1%)
Females: 508  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 17980.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,353 (it was $39,821 in 2000)
Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

$60,353
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,946 (it was $18,663 in 2000)

Reinerton-Orwin-Muir CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,013 (it was $57,700 in 2000)
Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

$92,013
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $141,383; detached houses: $169,123; townhouses or other attached units: $66,408; in 2-unit structures: $79,539; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $131,335; mobile homes: $95,128
March 2019 cost of living index in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir: 90.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA (2000)
    • 1,02999.2%White alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 10.10%Hispanic

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Ancestries: German (46.4%), United States (13.4%), Dutch (11.5%), Irish (5.2%), English (4.8%), Polish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.40 square miles.

Population density: 726 people per square mile   (low).

Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, Pennsylvania map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Reinerton-Orwin-Muir CDP:

1.2% ($704)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($1,552)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (36.3 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (84.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Reinerton, PA (0.3 miles ),
Orwin, PA (0.7 miles ),
Muir, PA (0.9 miles ),
Tower City borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Valley View, PA (1.9 miles ),
Williamstown borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Hegins, PA (2.1 miles ),
Donaldson, PA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.59 N, Longitude: 76.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 717

Distribution of median household income in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA in 2017
Reinerton-Orwin-Muir satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Computer & electronic products (14.3%)
  • Machinery (7.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Computer & electronic products (14.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.3%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Machinery (7.8%)
  • Warehousing & storage (5.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Computer & electronic products (13.6%)
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (8.5%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Machinery (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
Most common occupations in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (22.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.4%)
  • Registered nurses (7.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)

Average climate in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.1. This is about average.

City:

75.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.462. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.462
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 5.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.06
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Reinerton-Orwin-Muir-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Reinerton-Orwin-Muir place center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the place center caused $18 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reinerton-Orwin-Muir-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 31.8 miles away from Reinerton-Orwin-Muir 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 210.9 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 33.2 miles away from Reinerton-Orwin-Muir center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 258.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 251.1 miles away from Reinerton-Orwin-Muir 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 305.2 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 Schuylkill County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • TREMONT NURSING CT ICF (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TREMONT, PA)
  • TREMONT HEALTH AND REHABILITAT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TREMONT, PA)
  • VNA HEALTH SYSTEM (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; SHAMOKIN, PA)
  • KEPLER HOME, INC, THE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ELIZABETHVILLE, PA)
  • DAVITA - NORTHUMBERLAND DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; MT. CARMEL, PA)
  • FAMILY HOME MEDICAL (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; MOUNT CARMEL, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 17 miles; Pottsville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,412)
  • Susquehanna University (about 23 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; FT enrollment: 2,495)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 28 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 29 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 30 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)
  • Bucknell University (about 32 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 34 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir: Reinerton Volunteer Fire Company (A), Orwin Fire Company (B), Muir Volunteer Fire Company 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir: Pilgrim Church (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
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

75.1%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.7%
Whole state:

5.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

0.6%
Whole state:

5.1%

For population 15 years and over in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

Marital status in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA
  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

For population 25 years and over in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA (based on Schuylkill County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic40,81448
Mainline Protestant37,489144
Evangelical Protestant7,71973
Other1,34610
Orthodox7357
Black Protestant1771
None60,009-
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: 32
Here:

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
Here:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
State:

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

9.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

3.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.52%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Berks County, PA  0.50% ($38,474 average AGI)
from Luzerne County, PA  0.43% ($33,233)
from Carbon County, PA  0.26% ($30,285)


3.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Berks County, PA  0.37% ($42,991 average AGI)
to Luzerne County, PA  0.32% ($35,492)
to Carbon County, PA  0.26% ($26,262)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WBLJ-FM (95.3 FM; SHAMOKIN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WYGL-FM (100.5 FM; ELIZABETHVILLE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • W220BE (91.9 FM; ST. CLAIR, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WVLY-FM (100.9 FM; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Reinerton-Orwin-Muir:

  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.1mTotal length
  • $54,000Total costs
  • 375Total average daily traffic
  • 2Total average daily truck traffic
  • 445Total future (year 1985) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA
  • 60.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 27.5%Coal or coke
  • 10.7%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Reinerton-Orwin-Muir, PA
  • 53.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.6%Coal or coke
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 9.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Reinerton-Orwin-Muir compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below 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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