Strasburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 2,852 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.9%
 
Males: 1,329  (46.6%)
Females: 1,523  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 17579.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,353 (it was $47,821 in 2000)
Strasburg:

$61,353
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,163 (it was $23,346 in 2000)

Strasburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $204,434 (it was $122,200 in 2000)
Strasburg:

$204,434
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $231,435; Detached houses: $244,970; Townhouses or other attached units: $169,008; In 2-unit structures: $278,501

Median gross rent in 2012: $831.

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Strasburg races chart
  • White alone - 2,657 (94.6%)
  • Hispanic - 74 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 39 (1.4%)
  • Black alone - 19 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 20 (0.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Strasburg: 96.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.2%), Irish (11.7%), English (7.8%), United States (6.5%), Italian (5.6%), Polish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/13/1816

Elevation: 470 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 2,764 people per square mile   (average).

Strasburg,PA real estate house value index trend

Strasburg, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Strasburg:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Strasburg borough:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

92 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.6% Asia).

This borough:  3.2%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Strasburg, Pennsylvania as of May 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Strasburg to the number of sex offenders is 946 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,067 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,994 (1.4%)

Strasburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (7.6 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (52.1 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (55.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Soudersburg, PA (1.6 miles ), Lampeter, PA (1.8 miles ), Ronks, PA (1.8 miles ), Paradise, PA (1.9 miles ), Refton, PA (1.9 miles ), Gordonville, PA (1.9 miles ), Bird-in-Hand, PA (1.9 miles ), Smoketown, PA (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.98 N, Longitude: 76.18 W

Area code: 717

Strasburg household income distribution Strasburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Strasburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00100001010
per 100,000 0.00.035.90.00.00.00.036.40.035.70.0
Robberies 20011001000
per 100,000 71.40.00.036.136.10.00.036.40.00.00.0
Assaults 10101302121
per 100,000 35.70.035.90.036.1109.20.072.836.071.435.5
Burglaries 321033502557
per 100,000 107.171.1359.2108.2108.4182.00.072.8180.2178.4248.4
Thefts 2522343127243511232019
per 100,000 892.5782.41221.31118.3975.8873.71280.2400.4829.1713.8674.2
Auto thefts 10121120010
per 100,000 35.70.035.972.236.136.473.20.00.035.70.0
Arson 00000000030
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0107.10.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.7) 73.235.6110.667.666.371.156.074.352.085.150.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Strasburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

Strasburg tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +203 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Strasburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Strasburg-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Strasburg borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 26.2 miles away from the borough center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Strasburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 25.3 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 25.6 miles away from Strasburg center
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 244.2 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 290.5 miles away from the city 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 189.9 miles away from Strasburg center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 283.6 miles away from the city 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 Lancaster County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Strasburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Don Wert - Baseball player, George Duffield (Presbyterian) - Presbyterian cleric, John Alexander Ahl - Politician, Thomas Henry Burrowes - Fourth president of Penn State University.

Hospitals and medical centers near Strasburg:

  • COMMUJITY SERVICES GROUP, INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WILLOW, PA)
  • LAKESIDE AT WILLOW VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WILLOW STREET, PA)
  • NEW PROVIDENCE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEW PROVIDENCE, PA)
  • WILLOW VALLEY MANOR HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • GLEN AT WILLOW VALLEY, THE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)
  • EXTENDED FAMILY CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; LANCASTER, PA)

Amtrak stations near Strasburg:

  • 9 miles: LANCASTER (53 MCGOVERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: PARKESBURG (WEST 1ST & S. CULVERT STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking.
  • 20 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Strasburg:

  • 20 miles: Peach Bottom 2 and 3 in Delta, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Strasburg:

  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 9 miles; Lancaster, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 10 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 19 miles; Lincoln University, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 26 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Alvernia University (about 27 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 28 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 28 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)

Public high school in Strasburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Strasburg:

  • BEAVER VALLEY SCHOOL (Students: 31; Location: 509 MAY POST OFFICE RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • BUNKER HILL SCHOOL (Students: 30; Location: 793 DEITER RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • SIDES MILL SCHOOL (Students: 27; Location: BESIDE 129 LANTZ RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • WHITE OAK SCHOOL (Students: 27; Location: 2277 WHITE OAK RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • SYCAMORE SCHOOL (Students: 25; Location: WEAVER RD BY 522 WEAVER RD; Grades: 1 - 7)
  • EDISONVILLE SCHOOL (Students: 23; Location: 1443 VILLAGE RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • NORTH JACKSON STREET SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: 424 N JACKSON ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • LOCUST RIDGE SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: BISHOP RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Library in Strasburg:

  • STRASBURG-HEISLER LIBRARY (Operating income: $161,352; Location: 143 PRECISION AVE; 17,675 books; 33 e-books; 2,227 audio materials; 5,137 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Strasburg Fire Company 1 Station 5 - 10 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Strasburg: Strasburg Jaycee Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Amish Neighbors Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 29 North Decatur St).

Hotels: Beaver Creek Farm Cabins (2 Little Beaver Road), Carriage House Motor Inn (144 East Main Street), Historic Strasburg Inn (State Highway 896), Hershey Farm Restaurant and Motor Inn (Highway 896).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 113. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

113
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.413. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.413
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00909. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00909
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Strasburg and their reported violations in the past:

KATIES KITCHEN (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-14-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-26-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-17-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-2010)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
VILLAGE GREENS GOLF INC (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
INTERCOURSE VILLAGE SHOPPES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-03-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2014)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-24-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-24-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-28-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation
RAILROAD MUSEUM OF PA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2011)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.6%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  72.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

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Strasburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Strasburg (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Strasburg-Center Square Branch at Center Square, branch established on 1863/05/16; Strasburg North Branch at 216 Hartman Bridge Road, branch established on 1988/10/13. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • National Penn Bank: Strasburg Branch at 100 Historic Drive, branch established on 2002/04/16. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Strasburg travel time to work - commute Strasburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Strasburg borough (based on Lancaster County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.40%
Here: 48.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMennonite Church USAUnited Church of Christ
Adherents20.7%13.8%11.6%8.7%6.2%
Congregations2.7%11.3%6.8%15.9%4.8%
NameOld Order AmishChurch of the BrethrenPresbyterian Church (USA)Old Order MennoniteOther
Adherents5.1%4.5%3.5%3.4%22.6%
Congregations18.4%3.5%2.6%5.0%29.0%
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: 106
Lancaster County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Lancaster County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 131
Lancaster County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 296
Here:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lancaster County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.1%
State:

11.5%
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 4$110,381$331,1430$0
Totals for Government 4$110,381$331,1430$0

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($7.36)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $685,000 ($240.18)
    Police Protection: $297,000 ($104.14)
    Sewerage: $237,000 ($83.10)
    Central Staff Services: $183,000 ($64.17)
    Water Utilities: $180,000 ($63.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $123,000 ($43.13)
    Regular Highways: $65,000 ($22.79)
    Fire Protection: $27,000 ($9.47)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($8.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($6.31)
    Housing & Community Development: $18,000 ($6.31)
    Libraries: $10,000 ($3.51)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($2.81)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($2.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.70)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,008,000 ($353.44)
    Benefit Payments: $74,000 ($25.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($22.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $25,000 ($8.77)
    General Public Building: $7,000 ($2.45)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($1.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $411,000 ($144.11)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $383,000 ($134.29)
    All Other: $21,000 ($7.36)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $44,000 ($15.43)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($5.61)
    From Local Government: $4,000 ($1.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $99,000 ($34.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $67,000 ($23.49)
    Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($12.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $318,000 ($111.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $202,000 ($70.83)
    Highways: $41,000 ($14.38)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.70)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $270,000 ($94.67)
    Property: $253,000 ($88.71)
    NEC: $58,000 ($20.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,078,000 ($377.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $938,000 ($328.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $140,000 ($49.09)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $14,000 ($4.91)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $964,000 ($338.01)

3.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.15%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($297 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chester County, PA  0.28% ($40,704 average AGI)
from York County, PA  0.25% ($36,759)
from Dauphin County, PA  0.22% ($42,322)


3.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.31%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($332 average AGI)
Lancaster County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to York County, PA  0.26% ($37,678 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.23% ($39,626)
to Dauphin County, PA  0.21% ($42,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Strasburg:

  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, 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.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Strasburg:

  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W259AA (99.7 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WFNM (89.1 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLCH (91.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: SPANISH AMERICAN CIVIC ASSC FOR EQUL)

TV broadcast stations around Strasburg:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)

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

Strasburg, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 91
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 97
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 227
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 17

Strasburg fatal accident list:

Apr 5, 2011 07:05 AM, Sr-896, Lat: 39.98412, Lon: -76.17219, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 24, 2007 01:52 PM, Sr-0741, Sr-2029, Lat: 39.98278, Lon: -76.18519, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Rt 741 (Lat: 39.982611 Lon: -76.159111), Call Sign: KOM417, Licensee ID: L00077389
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.725 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2004, Expiration Date: 11/21/2014
    Registrant: Pennsylvania, Commonwealth Of, Rt 741, Strasburg, PA 17579, Phone: (717) 687-8628
  • Engine House (Lat: 39.984000 Lon: -76.159389), Call Sign: KEX465
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.235 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2004, Expiration Date: 05/10/2014
    Registrant: Triangle Communications Inc., 940 W. Main St., New Holland, PA 17557, Phone: (717) 656-2211, Fax: (717) 656-3458, Email:
  • Lat: 39.982500 Lon: -76.175278, Call Sign: WPZA574
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.575 MHz, 466.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2003, Expiration Date: 12/15/2013, Certifier: Anthony Milazzo
    Registrant: Kuhns Radio Communications, 755 Vogelsong Rd, York, PA 17404, Phone: (717) 848-1656, Fax: (717) 848-1679
  • Lat: 39.984000 Lon: -76.159389, Call Sign: WQHL522
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 452.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 08/30/2017, Certifier: Craig Schmid
    Registrant: Triangle Communications, Inc., 940 West Main Street, New Holland, PA 17557-9391, Phone: (717) 656-2211, Fax: (717) 656-3458, Email:
  • STATION, Lat: 39.981500 Lon: -76.183667, Call Sign: WQQB690
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.500 MHz, 453.262 MHz, 453.925 MHz, 458.500 MHz, 458.262 MHz, 458.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2012, Expiration Date: 10/17/2022, Certifier: Will Hutchinson
    Registrant: Triangle Communications, Inc, 940 West Main Street, New Holland, PA 17557, Phone: (717) 656-2211, Fax: (717) 656-3458, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Strasburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 20RH , Serial Number: 172-68331, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/1976
    Registrant (Individual): John F Jr Stoltzfus, 4 Glenwood Dr, Strasburg, PA 17579
  • Aircraft: TENNESSEE ENGINEERING & MFG TANDEM AIRBIKE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 61569 , Serial Number: AB123T, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Randall W Pearson, 410 Canterbury Pl, Strasburg, PA 17579

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$129,5002$129,1706$181,9601$60,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$93,7000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$176,7100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$239,9000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$137,330
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2003 2002 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0140.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 71
  • Hazardous Condition: 40
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Strasburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Strasburg, PA
Most common first names in Strasburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4373.6 years
Mary3382.1 years
Harry2377.4 years
William2276.6 years
Charles2076.1 years
Robert1975.5 years
Mabel1587.6 years
Dorothy1481.6 years
Earl1476.5 years
Richard1465.8 years
Most common last names in Strasburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hess2479.7 years
Groff1581.2 years
Eckman1580.7 years
Weaver1481.0 years
Eshleman1379.1 years
Miller1374.4 years
Witmer1379.0 years
Lefever1376.1 years
Myers1380.5 years
Herr1277.4 years
Businesses in Strasburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
Clarion1True Value1
Kroger1U-Haul1
Nike1
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