Slovan, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 555.
Males: 286  (51.6%)
Females: 269  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 15078.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $58,085
Slovan:

$58,085
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $32,233

Slovan CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $165,200
Slovan:

$165,200
PA:

$170,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $206,972; Detached houses: $218,469; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,810; In 2-unit structures: $62,795; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $97,915; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $109,859; Mobile homes: $80,769

Median gross rent in 2015: $662.

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  • Races in Slovan, PA (2010)

    Slovan races chart
    • 53596.4%White alone
    • 91.6%Two or more races
    • 71.3%Hispanic
    • 30.5%Black alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

Races in Slovan detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Slovan: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (31.6%), Polish (19.7%), Serbian (18.7%), Eastern European (13.5%), German (9.8%), English (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1017 feet

For population 25 years and over in Slovan:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Slovan CDP:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 4.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (22.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (278.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Atlasburg, PA (1.1 miles ), Langeloth, PA (1.2 miles ), Burgettstown borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Joffre, PA (1.4 miles ), Cross Creek, PA (1.5 miles) , Bulger, PA (1.9 miles ), Hickory, PA (2.4 miles ), Robinson, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.36 N, Longitude: 80.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 724

Slovan household income distribution Slovan home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (28%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (22%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Slovan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Slovan-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the Slovan place 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 27.0 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Slovan-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 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 94.9 miles away from Slovan 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 241.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 209.9 miles away from Slovan 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 229.5 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 Washington County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Slovan:

  • ST JOHNS HLTH AND HOSP CNTR (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • HICKORY HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; BURGETTSTOWN, PA)
  • ELITE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; AVELLA, PA)
  • DAVITA - PARIS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; PARIS, PA)
  • WEIRTON MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WEIRTON, WV)
  • WEIRTON MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WEIRTON, WV)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH AND HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WEIRTON, WV)

Operable nuclear power plants near Slovan:

  • 19 miles: Beaver Valley 1 and 2 in Shippingport, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Slovan:

  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 12 miles; Oakdale, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,805)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 13 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Robert Morris University (about 15 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • West Liberty University (about 18 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 21 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Duquesne University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)

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

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.325. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.325
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.37. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.37
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00616
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.8%
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Slovan CDP (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic53,77728
Mainline Protestant28,797129
Evangelical Protestant16,87197
Other1,4598
Black Protestant1,34011
Orthodox1,2757
None104,301-
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: 34
Washington County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Washington County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Washington County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.3%
State:

11.5%

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($161 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.51% ($57,144 average AGI)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.31% ($35,314)
from Fayette County, PA  0.23% ($33,149)


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,701 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($141 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.46% ($56,179 average AGI)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.29% ($36,992)
to Fayette County, PA  0.20% ($38,151)

Strongest AM radio stations in Slovan:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDIG (950 AM; 1 kW; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WORLD WITNESS FOR CHRIST MINIST.,INC)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Slovan:

  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • W215BC (90.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)
  • WJPA-FM (95.3 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Slovan:

  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 40.359083 Lon: -80.390361, Call Sign: WQUD213
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.537 MHz, 465.537 MHz, 460.537 MHz, 465.537 MHzGrant Date: 06/06/2014, Expiration Date: 06/06/2024, Certifier: Michele MeneelyRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA3WHF, Grant Date: 05/15/1990, Expiration Date: 05/15/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2002, Registrant: Mark K Kotouch, Slovan, PA 15078
  • Call Sign: N3YWO, Licensee ID: L01085624, Grant Date: 12/21/2006, Expiration Date: 03/20/2017, Certifier: John P Steiminger Jr, Registrant: John P Steiminger Jr, Box 16 47 First St, Slovan, PA 15078
  • Call Sign: WA3TWJ, Licensee ID: L00218477, Grant Date: 09/09/2014, Expiration Date: 11/21/2024, Certifier: Robert W Hinkle, Registrant: Robert W Hinkle, 21 Welch Ave, Slovan, PA 15078

Slovan compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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