For population 25 years and over in Ringtown:
For population 15 years and over in Ringtown borough:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,683 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (39.2 miles , pop. 81,207).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (82.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Shenandoah Heights, PA (1.6 miles ), Shenandoah borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Brandonville, PA (1.9 miles ), Gilberton borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Frackville borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Altamont, PA (2.3 miles ), Englewood, PA (2.3 miles ), Girardville borough, PA (2.3 miles ).
Latitude: 40.86 N, Longitude: 76.23 W
Area code: 570
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Crime rate in Ringtown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in Ringtown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ringtown, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ringtown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.4 miles away from the Ringtown borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.
On 6/18/1970, a category F3 tornado 31.7 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:Ringtown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 83% 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 37.9 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 38.6 miles away from Ringtown 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 61.6 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 49.2 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 74.7 miles away from Ringtown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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).
Birthplace of: Danny Litwhiler - Baseball player.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ringtown:
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Public high school in Ringtown:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ringtown and their reported violations in the past:HAPPY LOUIE'S (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.6%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Ringtown (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Ringtown (based on Schuylkill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 32
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
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Ringtown government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,458 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($236 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
3.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,732 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Ringtown fatal accident list:
Nov 23, 1976 11:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ringtown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ringtown, PA