Seward, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 472 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.5%
 
Males: 230  (48.8%)
Females: 242  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

51.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15954.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,404 (it was $29,583 in 2000)
Seward:

$48,404
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,794 (it was $14,585 in 2000)

Seward borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $77,499 (it was $44,900 in 2000)
Seward:

$77,499
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $181,607; detached houses: $189,447; townhouses or other attached units: $202,919; in 2-unit structures: $137,413; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $199,226; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $122,175; mobile homes: $54,529

Median gross rent in 2017: $542.

March 2019 cost of living index in Seward: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.1%
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  • Races in Seward, PA (2010)
    • 48998.8%White alone
    • 40.8%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

Races in Seward 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 Seward, Pennsylvania as of July 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Seward is 77 to 1.


Crime rates in Seward by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(213.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(221.7)
2
(402.4)
1
(202.0)
1
(205.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(205.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)0.00.00.00.00.015.528.214.122.60.00.00.00.042.6

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City-data.com crime index in Seward, PA

Crime rate in Seward detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Irish (22.1%), German (21.4%), English (13.8%), American (4.8%), French (3.4%), Polish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/23/1904

Elevation: 1139 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 2,199 people per square mile   (low).

Seward, Pennsylvania map

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,382 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,494 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (50.3 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (206.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Armagh, PA (1.6 miles),
New Florence borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Bolivar borough, PA (2.6 miles ),
Vintondale borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Brownstown borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Westmont borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Johnstown, PA (2.9 miles ),
Southmont borough, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 79.02 W

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Seward, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Seward, PA in 2017
Seward satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Seward, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.1%)
  • Truck transportation (7.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Utilities (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.2%)
  • Educational services (18.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Seward, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Construction laborers (7.7%)
  • Engineers (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.5%)
  • Child care workers (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)

Average climate in Seward, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Seward, Pennsylvania average temperatures Seward, Pennsylvania average precipitation Seward, Pennsylvania humidity Seward, Pennsylvania wind speed Seward, Pennsylvania snowfall Seward, Pennsylvania sunshine Seward, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.0. This is about average.

City:

71.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.50
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.666. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.666
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.51
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Seward-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the Seward borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 27.6 miles away from the borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seward-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% 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 103.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 138.5 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 157.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.5 miles away from Seward center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 304.4 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 342.6 miles away from Seward 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 Westmoreland County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seward topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Seward:

  • LAURELWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • UPMC LEE REGIONAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING AND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • LUTHERAN HOME AT JOHNSTOWN, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF GREATER JOHNSTOWN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • HIRAM G ANDREWS CNTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)

Amtrak station near Seward:

  • 8 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seward:

  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 11 miles; Blairsville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,602)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 15 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 16 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Saint Francis University (about 22 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Seton Hill University (about 30 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 32 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 34 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Seward Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Westmoreland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

69.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.2%
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
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Seward (2011 data):

  • Ameriserv Financial Bank: Seward Branch at #1 Roadway Plaza, branch established on 1976/11/01. Info updated 2010/05/21: Bank assets: $952.1 mil, Deposits: $816.6 mil, headquarters in Johnstown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Ameriserv Financial, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Seward:

Marital status in Seward, PA
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Seward:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 18.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Seward, PA (based on Westmoreland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic121,69160
Mainline Protestant67,009194
Evangelical Protestant26,600170
Orthodox2,03617
Black Protestant1,32011
Other1,16416
None145,349-
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: 54
Westmoreland County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Westmoreland County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Westmoreland County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westmoreland County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 246
This county:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Westmoreland County:

23.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Seward:

52.1%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Seward:

51.2%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Seward:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Seward:

11.3%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Seward:

42.7%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Seward:

79.3%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Seward, 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 0$0 1$534
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$334
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$3,348
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$556
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$571
Totals for Government 0$0 7$5,343

Seward government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $34,000 ($72.03)
    Police Protection: $28,000 ($59.32)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($42.37)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($14.83)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($12.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($10.59)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($4.24)
    Transit Utilities: $1,000 ($2.12)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,000 ($67.80)

Seward government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $14,000 ($29.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($8.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($2.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($29.66)
    Other: $4,000 ($8.47)
  • Tax - Property: $46,000 ($97.46)
    Individual Income: $24,000 ($50.85)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000 ($25.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($19.07)
    Public Utility License: $3,000 ($6.36)

Seward government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000 ($158.90)

3.78% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.78%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($224 average AGI)
Westmoreland County:

0.01%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.52% ($52,408 average AGI)
from Fayette County, PA  0.33% ($42,431)
from Washington County, PA  0.19% ($45,604)


3.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,397 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($158 average AGI)
Westmoreland County:

0.01%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.33% ($36,372 average AGI)
to Fayette County, PA  0.30% ($36,068)
to Washington County, PA  0.17% ($44,635)

Strongest AM radio stations in Seward:

  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WNTJ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSN (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seward:

  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WLCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSVILLE, PA; Owner: LONGO MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCL (101.7 FM; CENTRAL CITY, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WHPA (93.5 FM; BARNESBORO, PA; Owner: VERNAL ENTERPRISES INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Seward:

  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)

Seward fatal accident list:

Mar 6, 2008 10:37 PM, Sr-711, Lat: 40.411880, Lon: -79.020050, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 7, 1991 04:25 AM, 711, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 12, 1976 10:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Jul 12, 1975 10:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 17.5mTotal length
  • $1,489,000Total costs
  • 21,776Total average daily traffic
  • 2,780Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,858Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Matthew T Brody, 14288 Route 22 (Lat: 40.440833 Lon: -78.964306), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Emergency Management Director, India-na, Phone: (724) 349-9300
  • Tom Stutzman, 14288 Route 22 (Lat: 40.440833 Lon: -78.964306), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Indiana County Of, Tstutzman@indianacounty.Org, , India-na, Phone: (724) 349-9300
  • THOMAS STUTZMAN, 14288 Route 22 (Lat: 40.440833 Lon: -78.964306), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Indiana County Of, Tstutzman@indianacounty.Org, , India-na, Phone: (724) 349-9300
  • Jacob T Chapman, Grange Hall Road (308404 Armagh) (Lat: 40.442778 Lon: -79.017222), Type: 96.4, Structure height: 42063 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, LLC. Through American Towers, LLC., Faa-Fcc@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (678) 265-6770
  • Jacob T Chapman, Grange Hall Road (308404 Armagh) (Lat: 40.442778 Lon: -79.017222), Type: 96.4, Structure height: 42063 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, LLC. Through American Towers, LLC., Faa-Fcc@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (678) 265-6770

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 10th Street At Fire Station (Lat: 40.413139 Lon: -79.023361), Call Sign: KGE273, Licensee ID: L01602563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.5200 MHz, 33.7000 MHz, 33.9400 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 01/25/2021, Registrant: Seward Vol Fire Co & Relief Association, Box 183, Seward, PA 15954, Phone: (814) 446-5428
  • Seward Generating Station (Lat: 40.407028 Lon: -79.033083), Call Sign: KGY732, Licensee ID: L00288741,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4800 MHz, Grant Date: 12/12/2000, Expiration Date: 01/03/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2002, Certifier: Steven F Lux, Registrant: Felhc, Inc., 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 384-5498, Fax: (330) 761-7203
  • Seward Generating Sta (Lat: 40.407028 Lon: -79.033083), Call Sign: KQB905, Licensee ID: L00377101,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.530 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/1998, Expiration Date: 01/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2001, Certifier: Ross Bridwell, Registrant: Reliant Resources Inc., Houston, TX 77210, Phone: (713) 207-3943, Fax: (713) 207-9575, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • PIT0052, Grange Hall Road (308404 Armagh) (Lat: 40.442778 Lon: -79.017222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.5 m, Overall height: 96.4 m, Call Sign: WQRX713,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 08/12/2013, Expiration Date: 08/12/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:
  • STATION, Penelec Generating Station (Lat: 40.407556 Lon: -79.033361), Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: KGA82,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2000, Expiration Date: 10/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2002, Certifier: Steven F Lux, Registrant: Fehlc, Inc., 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 384-5498, Fax: (330) 761-7203, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seward)
Most common first names in Seward, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3375.9 years
Mary3179.3 years
George2174.5 years
Charles1874.2 years
William1770.7 years
James1669.4 years
Robert1673.2 years
Dorothy1271.8 years
Thomas1272.5 years
Joseph1273.2 years
Most common last names in Seward, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ressler1469.6 years
Stiles1075.4 years
Brown976.4 years
Kelly869.7 years
Jones872.5 years
Walker765.6 years
Fox776.3 years
Boring770.1 years
Bouch775.4 years
Stutzman773.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Seward, PA
  • 76.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Electricity
  • 5.5%Coal or coke
  • 2.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Seward, PA
  • 55.0%Electricity
  • 45.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Seward compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value 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 significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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