Roulette, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 779.
Males: 393  (50.5%)
Females: 386  (49.5%)
Median resident age:

33.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 16746.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $46,683
Roulette:

$46,683
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,845

Roulette CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $117,142
Roulette:

$117,142
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $85,327; detached houses: $95,146; mobile homes: $38,237

Median gross rent in 2019: $887.

March 2019 cost of living index in Roulette: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Roulette, PA (2019)
    • 81192.0%White alone
    • 394.4%Hispanic
    • 262.9%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Roulette, Pennsylvania as of September 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Roulette is 143 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (38.0%), American (14.1%), Polish (13.8%), Irish (3.9%), Eastern European (3.0%), Pennsylvania German (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1525 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,165 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $957 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (84.2 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (85.5 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (199.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Port Allegany borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Coudersport borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Sweden Valley, PA (3.3 miles ),
Austin borough, PA (3.3 miles ),
Oswayo, PA (3.5 miles),
Shinglehouse borough, PA (3.6 miles ),
Smethport borough, PA (3.9 miles ),
Eldred borough, PA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.78 N, Longitude: 78.15 W

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Roulette, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Roulette, PA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%

Tornado activity:

Roulette-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Roulette place center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the place center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roulette-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 117.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 268.0 miles away from Roulette center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 155.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 244.8 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 149.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 293.7 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 Potter County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Roulette:

  • PORT ALLEGANY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; PORT ALLEGANY, PA)
  • PSA HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PORT ALLEGANY, PA)
  • HEWITT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SHINGLEHOUSE, PA)
  • LAKEVIEW SENIOR CARE AND LIVIN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SMETHPORT, PA)

Airports located in Roulette:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roulette:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 27 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • Alfred University (about 38 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 39 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 56 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Lock Haven University (about 57 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Jamestown Community College (about 60 miles; Jamestown, NY; FT enrollment: 3,384)
  • Corning Community College (about 61 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Roulette Chemical Engine Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Roulette: Riverside Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Lyman Cemetery (1), Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fishing Creek (A), Laninger Creek (B), Trout Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Potter County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.8%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

11.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Roulette:

Marital status in Roulette, PA
  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Roulette:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Roulette, PA (based on Potter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,27020
Evangelical Protestant2,15423
Catholic1,8765
None11,157-
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: 9
Here:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Potter County:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Potter County:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Potter County:

30.8%
State:

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

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Businesses in Roulette, PA

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Roulette:

  • WFRM (600 AM; 1 kW; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLEM (1250 AM; 3 kW; EMPORIUM, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLSV (790 AM; 1 kW; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roulette:

  • WHKS (94.9 FM; PORT ALLEGANY, PA; Owner: L-COM INC.)
  • WFRM-FM (96.7 FM; COUDERSPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDDH (97.5 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: LAUREL MEDIA, INC.)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOLN (91.3 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WQKY (98.9 FM; EMPORIUM, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, PA; Owner: THE ELK-CAMERON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W213BC (90.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPSB (90.1 FM; KANE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOG-FM (100.7 FM; GALETON, PA; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WMXO (101.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)

Roulette fatal accident list:

Jul 5, 2002 04:30 AM, Seymour Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 2002 01:35 PM, Us-6, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.0mTotal length
  • $3,219,000Total costs
  • 23,404Total average daily traffic
  • 1,776Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,648Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Roulette, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Roulette, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Roulette)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 25 River St (Lat: 41.759500 Lon: -78.157222), Call Sign: KGG857,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.9800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/02/1997, Expiration Date: 08/05/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2002, Registrant: Roulette Chemical Engine Company No 1, River St, Roulette, PA 16746, Phone: (814) 544-7762

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB3RGC, Licensee ID: L01402584, Grant Date: 04/04/2018, Expiration Date: 05/23/2028, Certifier: Milton F Swift, Registrant: Milton F Swift, 20 White Chopin Rd, Roulette, PA 16746

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Roulette, PA
  • 88.5%Utility gas
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 1.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Roulette, PA
  • 49.4%Utility gas
  • 21.7%Electricity
  • 20.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Wood
  • 3.6%No fuel used


Roulette compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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