For population 25 years and over in Selinsgrove:
For population 15 years and over in Selinsgrove borough:
207 residents are foreign born (1.3% Africa, 0.8% Latin America, 0.7% Oceania, 0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,383 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (58.6 miles , pop. 81,207).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (104.2 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (106.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Hummels Wharf, PA (1.6 miles ), Shamokin Dam borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Kratzerville, PA (2.0 miles ), Freeburg borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Kreamer, PA (2.3 miles ), Sunbury, PA (2.4 miles ), Herndon borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Northumberland borough, PA (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 40.80 N, Longitude: 76.86 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,506 (+61.6%)
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 Selinsgrove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Selinsgrove tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -77 (-1.4%).
Work and jobs in Selinsgrove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Selinsgrove-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.5 miles away from the Selinsgrove borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Selinsgrove-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 90% 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 54.3 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 55.7 miles away from Selinsgrove 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 93.1 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 41.6 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 55.6 miles away from Selinsgrove center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Snyder County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jacob S. Coxey, Sr. - Manufacturing businesspeople, Cummings C. Chesney - Electrical engineer, Harvey Harman - Football player and coach.
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Local government website: WWW.SELINSGROVE.ORG
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Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Selinsgrove:
Public high schools in Selinsgrove:
See full list of schools located in Selinsgrove, School District: SELINSGROVE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Selinsgrove and their reported violations in the past:KREAMER FREEZE (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GOLDEN CORRAL FAMILY STEAK (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HEIMBACH'S COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ITALIAN TERRACE PIZZERIA (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.8%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.5% for Black residents, 58.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.8% for other race residents, 98.5% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Selinsgrove (based on Snyder County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
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Selinsgrove government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,467 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,220 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Selinsgrove fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 34 meters (112ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 31,398
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,859
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Selinsgrove)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Selinsgrove, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Selinsgrove)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Selinsgrove)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.