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Population in 2012: 1,377 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -35.2%
Males: 671  (48.8%)
Females: 706  (51.2%)

Median resident age:  40.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 19555.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,281 (it was $37,981 in 2000)
Shoemakersville:

$42,281
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,505

Shoemakersville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $129,148 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Shoemakersville:

$129,148
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $132,690; Detached houses: $139,213; Townhouses or other attached units: $111,705; In 2-unit structures: $146,359; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,158; Mobile homes: $96,337

Median gross rent in 2012: $792.

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  • White alone - 1,335 (96.9%)
  • Hispanic - 37 (2.7%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Shoemakersville: 97.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (36.7%), Irish (7.0%), Italian (5.9%), United States (5.6%), Polish (4.1%), English (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1921

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 2,770 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Shoemakersville:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shoemakersville borough:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

97 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe).

This borough:  6.9%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Shoemakersville to the number of sex offenders is 689 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,818 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,391 (1.8%)

Shoemakersville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (11.2 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (55.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mohrsville, PA (1.4 miles ), Centerport borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Dauberville, PA (1.6 miles ), West Hamburg, PA (1.9 miles ), Leesport borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Hamburg borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Edenburg, PA (2.1 miles ), Virginville, PA (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 75.97 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)

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Average climate in Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania

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Tornado activity:

Shoemakersville-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Shoemakersville borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 tornado 7.2 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shoemakersville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 61% 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 12.3 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 12.1 miles away from Shoemakersville 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 45.9 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 28.7 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 72.6 miles away from Shoemakersville center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 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 Berks County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Shoemakersville:

  • LAUREL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HAMBURG, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-LAURELDALE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAURELDALE, PA)
  • LEADER NSG/REHAB LAURELDALE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; READING, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Shoemakersville, PA

Airports located in Shoemakersville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shoemakersville:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 10 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,361)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 10 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,093)
  • Albright College (about 11 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,253)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 22 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,422)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 26 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,352)
  • Lehigh University (about 32 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 5,788)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 34 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,400)

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Notable locations in Shoemakersville: Shoemakersville Plaza (A), Phoebe Home (B), Shoemakersville Borough Hall (C), Shoemakersville Community Center (D), Shoemakersville Fire Company 1 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Shoemakersville include: Saint Lukes Union Church (A), Salem United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Pigeon Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Shoemakersville include: Shoemakersville Municipal Park (1), Shoemakersville Ball Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Berks County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.0. This is about average.
City:

36.0
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0967. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0967
U.S.:

0.0222
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.222. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.222
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.41
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.71
U.S.:

22.06
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.6

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

  • HAPPY DAYZ GRILL (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.8%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 2.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  60.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.8%
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: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Shoemakersville, PA

People in group quarters in Shoemakersville in 2000:

  • 289 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 184 people in nursing homes
  • 89 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 79 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 46 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 28 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Shoemakersville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above 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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Banks with branches in Shoemakersville (2011 data):

  • Fleetwood Bank: Shoemakersville Branch at 455 Main Street, branch established on 2009/12/17. Info updated 2006/04/14: Bank assets: $229.8 mil, Deposits: $195.7 mil, headquarters in Fleetwood, PA, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Fleetwood Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Shoemakersville travel time to work - commute


Shoemakersville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Shoemakersville borough (based on Berks County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.93%
Here53.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents40.0%26.3%18.2%4.1%1.4%
Congregations7.5%25.6%22.2%6.6%4.1%
NameMennonite Church USAJewishEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.4%1.1%0.9%0.7%6.0%
Congregations6.9%1.3%2.2%1.3%22.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 75
Berks County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Berks County:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
Berks County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Here:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berks County:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.0%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,717$32,6041$1,023
Streets and Highways 2$8,741$52,4462$996
Sewerage 1$5,090$61,0800$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$447
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$275
Totals for Government 4$16,548$49,6445$2,741

Shoemakersville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($67.54)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($18.16)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $982,000 ($713.14)
    Sewerage: $342,000 ($248.37)
    Police Protection: $187,000 ($135.80)
    Regular Highways: $152,000 ($110.38)
    General - Other: $116,000 ($84.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($60.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $80,000 ($58.10)
    Central Staff Services: $62,000 ($45.03)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($10.17)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($9.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($5.81)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($3.63)
    Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($2.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($1.45)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.73)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.73)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $189,000 ($137.25)
    Benefit Payments: $17,000 ($12.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $100,000 ($72.62)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $29,000 ($21.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $94,000 ($68.26)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($8.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,046,000 ($759.62)

Shoemakersville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $346,000 ($251.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $91,000 ($66.09)
    All Other: $7,000 ($5.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($2.18)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $16,000 ($11.62)
    Interest Revenue: $13,000 ($9.44)
    From Local Government: $9,000 ($6.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $92,000 ($66.81)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $82,000 ($59.55)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($14.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,119,000 ($812.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000 ($18.16)
    All Other: $6,000 ($4.36)
    General Support: $2,000 ($1.45)
  • Tax - Property: $116,000 ($84.24)
    Individual Income: $115,000 ($83.51)
    NEC: $27,000 ($19.61)

Shoemakersville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,675,000 ($1216.41)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,583,000 ($1149.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $92,000 ($66.81)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $486,000 ($352.94)

4.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($243 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.81% ($47,814 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.33% ($51,594)
from Lehigh County, PA  0.33% ($42,520)


4.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,491 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.02%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($460 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.46% ($38,236 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.29% ($43,649)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.24% ($39,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shoemakersville:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WPPA (1360 AM; 5 kW; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shoemakersville:

  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W220BE (91.9 FM; ST. CLAIR, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMGH-FM (105.5 FM; TAMAQUA, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W256AB (99.1 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Shoemakersville:

  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 17
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Shoemakersville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $1,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,729
Total average daily truck traffic: 73
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 3,644


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 681 Ridge Rd (Lat: 40.496750 Lon: -75.942722), Call Sign: KNEG665
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.820 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/06/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022
    Registrant: Triangles Communications Inc., 3201 Montrose Ave., Reading, PA 19605, Phone: (601) 929-4211, Fax: (610) 929-5216, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shoemakersville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • LAB AVIATION SERVICES LLC, 710 Apple Ln, Shoemakersville, PA 19555
    Certificate: D002036 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 03/19/2007, Expiration Date: 03/18/2008



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$109,780
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$103,160
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0137.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 39
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Shoemakersville


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

Most common first names in Shoemakersville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2678.7 years
Robert2472.5 years
George2476.1 years
John2370.2 years
William2271.3 years
Paul2175.3 years
Charles2075.1 years
Dorothy1878.4 years
Helen1681.3 years
Florence1681.9 years
Most common last names in Shoemakersville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2578.2 years
Moyer1675.6 years
Smith1573.9 years
Kline1577.9 years
Strausser1374.6 years
Adams1377.1 years
Burkhart1179.3 years
Madeira1178.7 years
Adam1181.1 years
Hoffman1181.3 years

Businesses in Shoemakersville, PA

  • CVS: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • True Value: 1


Shoemakersville on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
  • #75 (19555) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Pennsylvania German first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Ron Bowser (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

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