Timblin, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 157 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.0%
 
Males: 97  (62.0%)
Females: 60  (38.0%)
Median resident age:  31.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15778, 16240.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,001 (it was $30,625 in 2000)
Timblin:

$40,001
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,788 (it was $14,831 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,066 (it was $30,400 in 2000)
Timblin:

$44,066
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $76,107; Detached houses: $76,013

Median gross rent in 2013: $612.

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    • 15498.1%White alone
    • 21.3%Black alone
    • 10.6%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Timblin: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.6%), United States (11.0%), Hungarian (5.8%), Italian (5.8%), English (4.5%), Polish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1922

Elevation: 1269 feet

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 173 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Timblin:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Timblin borough:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 66.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $650 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $215 (0.5%)

Timblin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (54.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (223.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Worthville, PA (2.3 miles) , Hawthorn borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Dayton borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Smicksburg, PA (2.6 miles) , New Bethlehem borough, PA (2.7 miles ), South Bethlehem borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Summerville borough, PA (3.2 miles ), Punxsutawney borough, PA (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.97 N, Longitude: 79.20 W

Area code: 814

Timblin household income distribution Timblin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-8.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Other services, except public administration (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (56%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (28%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Timblin, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Timblin-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the Timblin borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 31.4 miles away from the borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Timblin-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 72.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 110.9 miles away from Timblin 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 107.0 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 171.7 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 322.6 miles away from Timblin 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 316.7 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 Jefferson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Timblin:

  • PUNXSUTAWNEY HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • MULBERRY SQUARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • BROOKVILLE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; BROOKVILLE, PA)
  • IN-HOME SOLUTIONS PLUS (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; BROOKVILLE, PA)
  • BROOKVILLE NEW BETHLEHEM HHC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; BROOKVILLE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Timblin:

  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; Clarion, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,771)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 25 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 36 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Butler County Community College (about 39 miles; Butler, PA; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • Saint Francis University (about 44 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (about 45 miles; Slippery Rock, PA; FT enrollment: 8,424)
  • Grove City College (about 48 miles; Grove City, PA; FT enrollment: 2,560)

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Eagle Run (A), Painter Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jefferson 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 2012 was 79.8. This is about average.

City:

79.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.69
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 35.3%
Average household size:
This borough:  2.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  74.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Timblin compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Wood (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Timblin borough (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,52776
Catholic10,34112
Evangelical Protestant5,37954
Other3642
None18,589-
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: 11
Jefferson County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jefferson County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jefferson County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

26.2%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.7%
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
Other Government Administration 6$68$1360$0
Totals for Government 6$68$1360$0

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($19.11)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($6.37)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($6.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($6.37)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($6.37)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($25.48)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($6.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($31.85)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $6,000 ($38.22)
    Property: $1,000 ($6.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $34,000 ($216.56)

4.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,127 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.24%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clearfield County, PA  1.22% ($28,109 average AGI)
from Clarion County, PA  0.39% ($27,775)
from Indiana County, PA  0.30% ($36,455)


4.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,973 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clearfield County, PA  1.23% ($28,138 average AGI)
to Indiana County, PA  0.38% ($23,357)
to Clarion County, PA  0.37% ($27,045)

Strongest AM radio stations in Timblin:

  • WECZ (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCED (1420 AM; 5 kW; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWCH (1300 AM; 1 kW; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Timblin:

  • WYTR (103.3 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMKX (105.5 FM; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: STRATTAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPXZ-FM (104.1 FM; PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOWQ (102.1 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCUC-FM (91.7 FM; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION STATE COLLEGE)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)
  • WDSN (106.5 FM; REYNOLDSVILLE, PA; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCR (92.7 FM; CLARION, PA; Owner: CLARION COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDBA (107.3 FM; DU BOIS, PA; Owner: DU BOIS AREA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQMU (92.5 FM; INDIANA, PA; Owner: RMS MEDIA MANAGEMENT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Timblin:

  • W45BT (Channel 45; BROOKVILLE, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 256Total average daily traffic
  • 14Total average daily truck traffic
  • 317Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB3CUY, Licensee ID: L01412336
    Grant Date: 08/07/2008, Expiration Date: 08/07/2018
    Registrant: Ernest Porrin Sr, 111 E Market St, Timblin, PA 15778-0265
  • Call Sign: KB3EHD, Licensee ID: L00162266
    Grant Date: 01/16/2010, Expiration Date: 01/16/2020, Certifier: Frances C Mcmichael
    Registrant: Frances C Mcmichael, 111 E Market St, Timblin, PA 15778-0265

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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