Rouzerville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 917. Population change since 2000: +6.4%
Males: 392  (42.8%)
Females: 525  (57.2%)
Median resident age:  42.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17250.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,545 (it was $27,031 in 2000)
Rouzerville:

$43,545
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,676 (it was $17,467 in 2000)

Rouzerville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,032 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Rouzerville:

$138,032
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $196,618; Detached houses: $217,643; Townhouses or other attached units: $131,488; In 2-unit structures: $179,957; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $190,091; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $231,919; Mobile homes: $46,901

Median gross rent in 2013: $602.

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  • Races in Rouzerville, PA (2010)

    Rouzerville races chart
    • 88596.5%White alone
    • 212.3%Hispanic
    • 60.7%Black alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rouzerville: 90.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.5%), Irish (17.4%), English (12.4%), United States (12.0%), West Indian (3.5%), Italian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 685 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,406 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Rouzerville:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rouzerville CDP:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

61 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe, 3.2% Latin America).

This place:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,095 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $822 (0.9%)

Rouzerville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (21.9 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (56.6 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (127.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pen Mar, PA (1.1 miles ), Wayne Heights, PA (1.3 miles ), Highfield-Cascade, MD (1.4 miles ), Fort Ritchie, MD (1.6 miles ), Blue Ridge Summit, PA (1.7 miles ), Ringgold, MD (1.7 miles) , Waynesboro borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Sabillasville, MD (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.73 N, Longitude: 77.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 717

Rouzerville household income distribution Rouzerville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Rouzerville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rouzerville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rouzerville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Rouzerville place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 21.9 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rouzerville-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 84% 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 193.7 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 88.9 miles away from Rouzerville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 230.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.9 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 90.2 miles away from Rouzerville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 334.7 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 Franklin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rouzerville topographic map

Birthplace of: Don Heffner - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Rouzerville:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE WAYNESBORO (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WAYNESBORO, PA)
  • WAYNESBORO HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; WAYNESBORO, PA)
  • QUINCY RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WAYNESBORO, PA)
  • AVALON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • NMS HEALTHCARE OF HAGERSTOWN, LLC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • FMC - HAGERSTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; HAGERSTOWN, MD)
  • ST. VINCENT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; EMMITSBURG, MD)

Amtrak station near Rouzerville:

  • 16 miles: HAGERSTOWN (GREYHOUND STA., 10527 SHARPSTOWN PK.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rouzerville:

  • Mount St Mary's University (about 10 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; Full-time enrollment: 2,313)
  • Hagerstown Community College (about 11 miles; Hagerstown, MD; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Gettysburg College (about 17 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • Frederick Community College (about 21 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 3,798)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Shepherd University (about 26 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; FT enrollment: 3,745)
  • McDaniel College (about 30 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,558)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 87.7. This is about average.

City:

87.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.139
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.29
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.6%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Rouzerville travel time to work - commute Rouzerville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Rouzerville CDP (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,930139
Mainline Protestant19,14781
Catholic10,2596
Other1,5646
Black Protestant8835
Orthodox1201
None97,715-
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: 24
Franklin County:

1.69 / 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): 9
Franklin County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Franklin County:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
Here:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

27.2%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

38.7%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rouzerville:

41.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Rouzerville:

29.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rouzerville:

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rouzerville:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rouzerville:

20.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Rouzerville:

56.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Rouzerville:

82.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rouzerville, PA Residents

3.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($880 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, MD  0.56% ($40,017 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, PA  0.50% ($33,210)
from Adams County, PA  0.21% ($37,348)


3.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.65%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($528 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.50% ($33,585 average AGI)
to Washington County, MD  0.46% ($33,129)
to Adams County, PA  0.16% ($31,260)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rouzerville:

  • WHGT (1380 AM; 1 kW; WAYNESBORO, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBG (1590 AM; 5 kW; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WFMD (930 AM; 5 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXTR (820 AM; 4 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rouzerville:

  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WQCM (94.3 FM; GREENCASTLE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WARX (106.9 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWMD (101.5 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCRH (90.5 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WSRT (92.1 FM; MERCERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WIKZ (95.1 FM; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WAFY (103.1 FM; MIDDLETOWN, MD; Owner: FREDERICK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WLTF (97.5 FM; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WZBT (91.1 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: GETTYSBURG COLLEGE)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMTB-FM (89.9 FM; EMMITSBURG, MD; Owner: MOUNT SAINT MARY'S COLLEGE, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Rouzerville:

  • W51CY (Channel 51; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W42CK (Channel 42; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WHAG-TV (Channel 25; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: QUORUM OF MARYLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWPB (Channel 31; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 250Total average daily traffic
  • 332Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (38%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Rouzerville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Trinidad and Tobago (population 500+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Germany (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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