Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,357 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.6%
 
Males: 1,749  (52.1%)
Females: 1,608  (47.9%)
Median resident age:

42.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15215.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,916 (it was $22,828 in 2000)
Sharpsburg:

$34,916
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,911 (it was $15,698 in 2000)

Sharpsburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,887 (it was $57,600 in 2000)
Sharpsburg:

$105,887
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $198,388; detached houses: $201,492; townhouses or other attached units: $178,315; in 2-unit structures: $171,604; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $156,269; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,418; mobile homes: $37,106

Median gross rent in 2017: $691.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sharpsburg: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.5%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.9% for Black residents, 74.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Sharpsburg, PA (2010)
    • 2,92985.0%White alone
    • 2256.5%Black alone
    • 1153.3%Hispanic
    • 1083.1%Two or more races
    • 591.7%Asian alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sharpsburg is 681 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Sharpsburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
1
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(122.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.1)
2
(58.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(87.5)
1
(29.7)
2
(61.0)
4
(122.8)
1
(31.0)
1
(30.5)
4
(115.7)
1
(28.9)
1
(29.1)
4
(116.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(59.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(29.2)
8
(237.5)
7
(213.3)
18
(552.5)
17
(526.5)
16
(487.7)
13
(376.0)
23
(664.9)
13
(378.1)
8
(233.6)
14
(410.6)
26
(775.7)
18
(538.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(466.7)
19
(564.0)
19
(579.1)
16
(491.1)
33
(1,022)
24
(731.5)
22
(636.4)
21
(607.1)
17
(494.5)
16
(467.2)
12
(351.9)
10
(298.3)
4
(119.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(437.6)
13
(385.9)
28
(853.4)
22
(675.3)
50
(1,548)
64
(1,951)
51
(1,475)
65
(1,879)
55
(1,600)
65
(1,898)
45
(1,320)
12
(358.0)
18
(538.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(437.6)
13
(385.9)
16
(487.7)
13
(399.0)
15
(464.5)
10
(304.8)
2
(57.9)
7
(202.4)
2
(58.2)
1
(29.2)
3
(88.0)
3
(89.5)
5
(149.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.9)
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)117.3142.2174.6338.9285.2260.3218.1275.5210.9239.4225.2215.4149.5

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City-data.com crime index in Sharpsburg, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Italian (19.1%), German (15.4%), Irish (11.4%), Polish (7.8%), American (3.4%), African (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/26/1842

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 6,906 people per square mile   (high).

Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania map

104 residents are foreign born (0.6% Africa, 0.5% Asia).

This borough:

3.1%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,058 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,392 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (4.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (254.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Etna borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Aspinwall borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
O'Hara Township, PA (1.5 miles ),
Fox Chapel borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Millvale borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Shaler Township, PA (1.6 miles ),
Glenshaw, PA (1.8 miles ),
Reserve Township, PA (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 79.93 W

Distribution of median household income in Sharpsburg, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sharpsburg, PA in 2017

Property values in Sharpsburg, PA

Sharpsburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Sharpsburg, PA
Historical housing units in Sharpsburg, PA
Most common industries in Sharpsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Sharpsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)

Average climate in Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania

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Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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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 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.243. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.243
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.81
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.640. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.640
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00226. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00226
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Sharpsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Sharpsburg borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sharpsburg-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 73.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from Sharpsburg 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 109.9 miles away from the city 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 266.8 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) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from Sharpsburg 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 228.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegheny County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sharpsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sharpsburg:

  • LANDMARK HOSPICE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE SHALER (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • VINCENTIAN DE MARILLAC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • SOUTHWESTERN VETERANS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • HIGHLAND PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • UPMC ST MARGARET Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • CHILDREN'S HOME OF PITTSBURGH (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)

Amtrak station near Sharpsburg:

  • 5 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sharpsburg:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 4 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 4 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 6 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Point Park University (about 6 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 6 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 15 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sharpsburg: Sharpsburg Borough Hall (A), Sharpsburg Branch Library (B), Sharpsburg Police Department (C), Sisters of Divine Providence Convent (D), Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 265 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sharpsburg include: Sharpsburg Family Worship Center (A), Saint John Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Saint John Cantius Church (C), Grace United Methodist Church of Sharpsburg (D), First Evangelical Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Guyasuta Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: John A. Moorehead - Football player and coach, Lawrence Saint - Stained glass artist, Robert D. Fleming - Politician.

Allegheny 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:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

49.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
29 people in nursing homes in 2000
17 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Sharpsburg (2011 data):

  • Northwest Savings Bank: Keystone State Savings Bank Branch at 905 Main Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Sharpsburg Drive-In Branch at 902 Main Street, branch established on 1955/12/05. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sharpsburg:

Marital status in Sharpsburg, PA
  • Never married: 44.4%
  • Now married: 29.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 20.2%

For population 25 years and over in Sharpsburg:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 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

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sharpsburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sharpsburg, PA (based on Allegheny County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic460,672183
Mainline Protestant139,551414
Evangelical Protestant78,101349
Other38,78198
Black Protestant14,26875
Orthodox9,60629
None482,369-
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: 209
This county:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 133
Here:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 297
This county:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 993
This county:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Allegheny County:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.3%
State:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.7%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.6%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Sharpsburg:

75.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sharpsburg, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$36,306$87,1346$11,614
Water Supply 2$9,412$56,4720$0
Streets and Highways 2$12,557$75,3423$10,186
Other Government Administration 1$6,521$78,2521$2,869
Financial Administration 1$5,308$63,6960$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 9$11,873
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$70,104$76,47719$36,542

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($8.94)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $739,000 ($220.14)
    Sewerage: $392,000 ($116.77)
    Regular Highways: $340,000 ($101.28)
    Water Utilities: $306,000 ($91.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $244,000 ($72.68)
    Central Staff Services: $184,000 ($54.81)
    General - Other: $138,000 ($41.11)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($20.85)
    General Public Buildings: $59,000 ($17.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000 ($16.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $43,000 ($12.81)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($9.53)
    Libraries: $20,000 ($5.96)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($1.19)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $605,000 ($180.22)
    Benefit Payments: $411,000 ($122.43)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $312,000 ($92.94)
    Withdrawals: $46,000 ($13.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $69,000 ($20.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($7.75)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($7.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($3.57)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($3.57)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($1.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $762,000 ($226.99)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $576,000 ($171.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $236,000 ($70.30)
    Other: $43,000 ($12.81)
    Parking Facilities: $28,000 ($8.34)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $310,000 ($92.34)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $23,000 ($6.85)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $41,000 ($12.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $36,000 ($10.72)
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000 ($7.75)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.89)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($0.89)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $435,000 ($129.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $107,000 ($31.87)
    Highways: $62,000 ($18.47)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($1.49)
  • Tax - Property: $705,000 ($210.01)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $321,000 ($95.62)
    Individual Income: $153,000 ($45.58)
    Public Utility License: $64,000 ($19.06)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000 ($4.77)

Sharpsburg government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,388,000 ($413.46)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,330,000 ($396.19)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,330,000 ($396.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,272,000 ($378.91)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $573,000 ($170.69)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $542,000 ($161.45)

3.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($680 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.39% ($36,372 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.25% ($52,773)
from Butler County, PA  0.21% ($69,147)


4.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($97,201 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,013 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.44% ($52,408 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.32% ($79,340)
to Butler County, PA  0.28% ($90,393)

Businesses in Sharpsburg, PA

  • Circle K: 1
  • Cricket Wireless: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sharpsburg:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WAMO (860 AM; 1 kW; MILLVALE, PA; Owner: SHERIDAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sharpsburg:

  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WRCT (88.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CARNEGIE-MELLON STUDENT GOVT. CORP.)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sharpsburg:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
Sharpsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Sharpsburg fatal accident list:

Feb 16, 2013 11:16 PM, Sr-28, Lat: 40.497389, Lon: -79.926558, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 1, 2002 05:10 AM, Sr-8, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 24, 1992 01:45 AM, 8, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 26, 1988 03:10 PM, 28, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 24, 1982 02:99 AM, 00070, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 31, 1981 12:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 233ft / 71.0mTotal length
  • $3,201,000Total costs
  • 190,119Total average daily traffic
  • 13,425Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Sharpsburg, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 131960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sharpsburg, PA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.494056 Lon: -79.918056, Call Sign: WQTT660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.145 MHz, 158.295 MHz, 158.355 MHz, 159.585 MHz, 159.945 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2014, Expiration Date: 04/10/2024, Certifier: Adam Mariano, Registrant: Tri-Electronics, Inc., 6231 Calumet Avenue, Hammond, IN 46324, Phone: (219) 931-6850, Fax: (219) 933-3545, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB3RQM, Licensee ID: L01431598, Grant Date: 09/16/2008, Expiration Date: 09/16/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2010, Certifier: Kevin S Armstrong, Registrant: Kevin S Armstrong, 1404 Main St, Apt 2rr, Sharpsburg, PA 15215-2500

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$79,3757$106,85724$76,0837$40,0004$37,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$59,0001$51,0004$59,0001$14,0001$51,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$85,0001$89,00021$73,2867$19,7145$89,600
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$90,7501$120,00010$80,6001$309,0002$82,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$10,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4240.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$94,1431$83,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$94,0001$67,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4240.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sharpsburg, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sharpsburg, PA - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of reported fires - 25 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sharpsburg, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (72.7%), and Outside Fires (11.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sharpsburg, PA
    • 10172.7%Structure Fires
    • 1611.5%Outside Fires
    • 1410.1%Other
    • 85.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sharpsburg, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sharpsburg, PA
  • 91.1%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sharpsburg, PA
  • 74.8%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%No fuel used


Sharpsburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

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  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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