Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 5,284 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 2,582  (48.9%)
Females: 2,702  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  39.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17972.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,171 (it was $32,442 in 2000)
Schuylkill Haven:

$38,171
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,202 (it was $16,804 in 2000)

Schuylkill Haven borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,519 (it was $65,200 in 2000)
Schuylkill Haven:

$80,519
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $124,662; Detached houses: $154,794; Townhouses or other attached units: $55,477; In 2-unit structures: $83,787; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $91,557; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,851; Mobile homes: $43,194

Median gross rent in 2013: $589.

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  • Races in Schuylkill Haven, PA (2010)

    Schuylkill Haven races chart
    • 5,06993.2%White alone
    • 1322.4%Black alone
    • 1132.1%Hispanic
    • 621.1%Two or more races
    • 490.9%Asian alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Schuylkill Haven: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.3%), Irish (14.5%), Polish (7.3%), Italian (6.3%), English (5.7%), Dutch (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/23/1840

Elevation: 515 feet

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 3,722 people per square mile   (average).

Schuylkill Haven,PA real estate house value index trend

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Schuylkill Haven:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Schuylkill Haven borough:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

15 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,636 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,318 (1.8%)

Schuylkill Haven satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (23.7 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (69.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Cressona borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Renningers, PA (1.4 miles ), Landingville, PA (1.6 miles) , Lake Wynonah, PA (1.7 miles ), Mount Carbon, PA (1.8 miles) , Friedensburg, PA (1.9 miles ), Palo Alto borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Orwigsburg borough, PA (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 40.63 N, Longitude: 76.17 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -226 (-4.2%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 350 (14.0%)

Area code: 570

Schuylkill Haven household income distribution Schuylkill Haven home values distribution

Crime rates in Schuylkill Haven by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2012 2014
Murders 1000000
per 100,000 18.70.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1131020
per 100,000 18.718.957.719.40.036.90.0
Robberies 0011000
per 100,000 0.00.019.219.40.00.00.0
Assaults 121133853
per 100,000 18.7397.1250.158.1156.292.356.4
Burglaries 1525152111128
per 100,000 280.6472.8288.6406.7214.8221.6150.4
Thefts 1271209399698550
per 100,000 2,375.62,269.31,789.11,917.11,347.41,569.4940.0
Auto thefts 6843150
per 100,000 112.2151.377.058.119.592.30.0
Arson 3301200
per 100,000 56.156.70.019.439.10.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.8) 182.3233.7202.7144.7103.2135.560.2

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Crime rate in Schuylkill Haven detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -208 (-3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania average temperatures Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania average precipitation Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania humidity Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania wind speed Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania snowfall Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania sunshine Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Schuylkill Haven-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Schuylkill Haven borough center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 17.6 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Schuylkill Haven-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 21.8 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 22.6 miles away from Schuylkill Haven 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 228.2 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 248.3 miles away from the city 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 294.7 miles away from Schuylkill Haven center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 268.4 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 (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Schuylkill Haven topographic map

Birthplace of: Mike Tobash - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Schuylkill Haven:

  • GREENVIEW NSG AND CONVAL HOME INC (RD 1)
  • REST HAVEN (401 UNIVERSITY DRIVE)
  • REST HAVEN/SCHUYLKILL CTY (R D 1)

College/University in Schuylkill Haven:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill (Full-time enrollment: 774; Location: 200 University Drive; Public; Website: www.sl.psu.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Schuylkill Haven:

  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 5 miles; Pottsville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,412)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 22 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 22 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Albright College (about 24 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 24 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)
  • Alvernia University (about 26 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 30 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)

Public high schools in Schuylkill Haven:

Public elementary/middle schools in Schuylkill Haven:

Private elementary/middle school in Schuylkill Haven:

  • ST AMBROSE SCHOOL (Students: 119, Location: 302 RANDEL ST, Grades: KG-8)
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Library in Schuylkill Haven:

  • SCHUYLKILL HAVEN FR PUB LIB (Operating income: $104,027; Location: 104 SAINT JOHN ST; 33,488 books; 340 audio materials; 905 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 60 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Schuylkill Haven: Schuylkill Hose Company 2 (A), Liberty Fire Company 4 Schuylkill Haven (B), Rainbow Hose Company 1 Schuylkill Haven (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Run (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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0450
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0975. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0975
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.5%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  60.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
16 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Schuylkill Haven (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Wayne Township Branch at 757 Route 183 South, branch established on 1961/11/29; Schuylkill Haven Branch at 24-28 East Main Street, branch established on 1910/05/19. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • VIST Bank: Schuylkill Haven Branch at 237 Route 61 South, branch established on 2001/07/09. Info updated 2010/11/22: Bank assets: $1,414.6 mil, Deposits: $1,193.3 mil, headquarters in Wyomissing, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Vist Financial Corp.
  • The First National Bank of Fredericksburg: Schuylkill Haven Branch at 45 West Main Street, branch established on 2003/08/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $198.3 mil, Deposits: $181.3 mil, headquarters in Fredericksburg, PA, positive income, 7 total offices
  • National Penn Bank: Schuylkill Haven Branch at 333 Center Avenue, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Schuylkill Haven Branch at One West Main Street, branch established on 1965/08/02. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Schuylkill Haven travel time to work - commute Schuylkill Haven mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Schuylkill Haven borough (based on Schuylkill County data)

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
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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Schuylkill Haven:

50.9%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Schuylkill Haven:

28.8
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Schuylkill Haven:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Schuylkill Haven:

57.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Schuylkill Haven, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$39,545$79,0900$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$78,011$133,7330$0
Police - Other 0$0 7$7,143
Streets and Highways 4$31,354$94,0620$0
Sewerage 3$22,114$88,4560$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,126$36,7560$0
Natural Resources 5$29,035$69,6840$0
Water Supply 4$29,773$89,3190$0
Electric Power 5$37,132$89,1170$0
Other and Unallocable 5$38,106$91,4543$4,937
Totals for Government 41$311,196$91,08210$12,080

Schuylkill Haven government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($2.46)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,744,000 ($708.55)
    Transit Utilities: $2,540,000 ($480.70)
    Water Utilities: $1,397,000 ($264.38)
    Police Protection: $491,000 ($92.92)
    Regular Highways: $364,000 ($68.89)
    Central Staff Services: $347,000 ($65.67)
    Housing & Community Development: $334,000 ($63.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $227,000 ($42.96)
    Health Services - Other: $179,000 ($33.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $157,000 ($29.71)
    Fire Protection: $103,000 ($19.49)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($4.35)
    Parking Facilities: $7,000 ($1.32)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $703,000 ($133.04)
    Benefit Payments: $94,000 ($17.79)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $62,000 ($11.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $434,000 ($82.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $7,000 ($1.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $142,000 ($26.87)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($11.36)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,056,000 ($956.85)

Schuylkill Haven government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $3,404,000 ($644.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $287,000 ($54.31)
    Parking Facilities: $16,000 ($3.03)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $72,000 ($13.63)
    Interest Revenue: $50,000 ($9.46)
    Local Employee Contribution: $13,000 ($2.46)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $288,000 ($54.50)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $36,000 ($6.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $251,000 ($47.50)
    General Revenue, NEC: $158,000 ($29.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,395,000 ($264.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $197,000 ($37.28)
    Highways: $92,000 ($17.41)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $393,000 ($74.38)
    Property: $220,000 ($41.64)
    NEC: $153,000 ($28.96)

Schuylkill Haven government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,324,000 ($1764.57)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,685,000 ($318.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,945,000 ($1503.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $674,000 ($127.55)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,390,000 ($452.31)

Schuylkill Haven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $502,000 ($95.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $937,000 ($177.33)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,544,000 ($859.95)

3.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,818 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.03%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Berks County, PA  0.40% ($35,142 average AGI)
from Luzerne County, PA  0.30% ($28,678)
from Carbon County, PA  0.29% ($29,710)


3.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,022 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.44%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($171 average AGI)
Schuylkill County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Luzerne County, PA  0.38% ($28,378 average AGI)
to Berks County, PA  0.32% ($36,439)
to Carbon County, PA  0.23% ($24,109)

Strongest AM radio stations in Schuylkill Haven:

  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPAM (1450 AM; 1 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: CURRAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Schuylkill Haven:

  • 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.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • 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)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBLJ-FM (95.3 FM; SHAMOKIN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Schuylkill Haven:

  • W24BL (Channel 24; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W61AG (Channel 61; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W66AI (Channel 66; POTTSVILLE, ETC., PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
Schuylkill Haven fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Schuylkill Haven fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 17,983Total average daily traffic
  • 778Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,673Total future (year 1987) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Schuylkill Haven)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Off Route 61 (Lat: 40.661750 Lon: -76.178278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WPQG384
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.975 MHzGrant Date: 07/05/2000, Expiration Date: 07/05/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Donald R Appleby JrRegistrant: Rcc Consultants Inc, 2000 Linglestown Rd Suite 304, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9347, Fax: (717) 671-0200

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Various Locations (Lat: 40.616750 Lon: -76.166306), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJF797
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2011, Expiration Date: 07/10/2021Registrant: Schuylkill Haven Borough, 220 Parkway, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972, Phone: (570) 385-9111, Fax: (570) 385-9115, Email:
  • SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, 1071 Schuylkill Mountain Road (Lat: 40.617194 Lon: -76.174139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WQWL497
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 11185.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11185.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11185.0 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 09/28/2015, Expiration Date: 09/28/2025, Certifier: Chuck HuffmanRegistrant: V-Comm, LLC, 736 Springdale Drive Suite 300, Exton, PA 19341, Phone: (610) 684-1000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Schuylkill Haven)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Schuylkill Haven)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Schuylkill Haven and their reported violations in the past:

SUGLIA S EXPRESS (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RENNINGERS FARM MKT (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-11-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-04-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2011)
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
VRAJ TEMPLE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-14-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-14-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
THE NUTTY PEAR (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-24-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-17-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAR-31-2014 and APR-30-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-10-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-10-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-10-2014)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Schuylkill Haven that have no violations reported:

  • RENNINGERS LAND DEVELOPMENT (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • REEDSVILLE BETH EVAN CONGREGTN (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE FREEZE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STATE POLICE BARRACKS GIBSON (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOYERS DUTCH MARKET (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MARTINS FARM MARKET (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 49
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Schuylkill Haven

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Schuylkill Haven, PA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Coal or coke (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Schuylkill Haven, PA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Curves1U-Haul2
FedEx3UPS2
H&R Block1

Schuylkill Haven 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Schuylkill Haven on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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