For population 25 years and over in Schuylkill Haven:
For population 15 years and over in Schuylkill Haven borough:
82 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,464 (1.8%)
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: -275 (-5.1%)
Area code: 570
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Schuylkill Haven detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -208 (-3.6%).
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-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 55% 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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 71% 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 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 56.0 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 33.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from Schuylkill Haven center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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: Mike Tobash - Politician.
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College/University in Schuylkill Haven:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Schuylkill Haven:
Public high schools in Schuylkill Haven:
See full list of schools located in Schuylkill Haven, School District: SCHUYLKILL HAVEN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Schuylkill Haven:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0967. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.222. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.2%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 83.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
16 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Schuylkill Haven compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Schuylkill Haven (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Schuylkill Haven borough (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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Schuylkill Haven government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Schuylkill Haven government finances - Cash and Securities 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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Schuylkill Haven fatal accident list:
Oct 17, 2008 03:50 AM, Sr-61, Lat: 40.637931, Lon: -76.178319, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 25, 2007 02:22 PM, Sr-443, Lat: 40.623744, Lon: -76.175456, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 1990 02:40 AM, E Liberty, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 6, 1983 03:99 PM, 00141, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 9, 1980 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 22, 1977 11:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 1975 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 15,189
Total average daily truck traffic: 647
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 19,049
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Schuylkill Haven)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Schuylkill Haven)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Schuylkill Haven, PA
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.