Towanda, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 2,879 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 1,451  (50.4%)
Females: 1,428  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18848.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,884 (it was $35,814 in 2000)
Towanda:

$38,884
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,081 (it was $17,438 in 2000)

Towanda borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $94,565 (it was $75,100 in 2000)
Towanda:

$94,565
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $85,943; Detached houses: $85,420; Townhouses or other attached units: $57,142; In 2-unit structures: $120,930; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $112,434; Mobile homes: $5,413

Median gross rent in 2012: $782.

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  • White alone - 2,761 (94.6%)
  • Hispanic - 71 (2.4%)
  • Two or more races - 54 (1.8%)
  • Black alone - 18 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 10 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.03%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Towanda: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (17.6%), German (17.5%), English (15.9%), United States (4.7%), Welsh (4.1%), Italian (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/05/1828

Elevation: 737 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 2,546 people per square mile   (average).

Towanda,PA real estate house value index trend

Towanda, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Towanda:

  • High school or higher: 82.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Towanda borough:

  • Never married: 37.8%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 19.7%

181 residents are foreign born (1.6% Asia).

This borough:  6.2%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Towanda, Pennsylvania as of March 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Towanda to the number of sex offenders is 290 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,490 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,284 (1.4%)

Towanda satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (32.3 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (113.3 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (140.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Monroe borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Rome borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Burlington, PA (2.9 miles) , New Albany borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Wyalusing borough, PA (3.4 miles ), Greens Landing, PA (3.5 miles ), Athens borough, PA (3.7 miles ), Le Raysville borough, PA (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 76.45 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,523 (+120.0%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 650 (48.5%)

Area code: 570

Towanda household income distribution Towanda home values distribution

Crime rates in Towanda by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 01000000000
per 100,000 0.032.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 31010254422
per 100,000 99.132.90.034.00.069.3176.5142.6143.168.368.1
Robberies 00030300000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0102.00.0104.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 39415013635
per 100,000 99.1296.3134.234.0171.40.035.3107.0214.6102.5170.2
Burglaries 760716222311121315
per 100,000 231.3197.60.0238.0548.3762.6811.9392.2429.2444.0510.7
Thefts 3225411759655456386695
per 100,000 1057.5823.21375.4578.02021.92253.01906.11996.41359.12254.13234.6
Auto thefts 11012513134
per 100,000 33.032.90.034.068.5173.335.3107.035.8102.5136.2
Arson 00000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.035.70.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.4) 139.4174.771.293.1138.3212.2247.1218.6212.7177.9230.1

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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 Towanda detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -500 (-14.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4%)
  • Secondary school teachers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Towanda, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Towanda-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Towanda borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 19.7 miles away from the borough center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Towanda-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 184.9 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 205.1 miles away from Towanda center
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 101.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 243.7 miles away from Towanda 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 102.4 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 Bradford County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Towanda topographic map

Birthplace of: Nate Bump - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Florida Marlins, born: Jul 24, 1976), Dick Phelan - Baseball player, Edward T. Fairchild (Wisconsin associate justice) - Politician, Ethan Kilmer - Football player, Roger A. Madigan - Politician, Swat McCabe - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Towanda:

  • GUTHRIE HOSPICE (RR 1 BOX 154)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC TOWANDA (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 91 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • ROBERT PACKER HOSPITAL - TOWANDA SATELLITE UNIT (603 WILLIAMS STREET)
  • GUTHRIE HOME HEALTH (421 TOMAHAWK ROAD)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL IN HOME CARE (ONE HOSPITAL DR)

Airports and heliports located in Towanda:

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College/University in Towanda:

  • Northern Tier Career Center (Full-time enrollment: 68; Location: 120 Career Center Lane; Public; Website: www.ntccschool.org)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Towanda:

  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 33 miles; Mansfield, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,826)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 33 miles; Vestal, NY; FT enrollment: 15,096)
  • SUNY Broome Community College (about 38 miles; Binghamton, NY; FT enrollment: 4,969)
  • Misericordia University (about 39 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • Corning Community College (about 41 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Ithaca College (about 46 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 6,781)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 47 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)

Public high schools in Towanda:

Private elementary/middle school in Towanda:

  • ST AGNES SCHOOL (Students: 122; Location: 102 3RD ST; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Towanda, School District: TOWANDA AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Towanda:

  • TOWANDA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $147,808; Location: 104 MAIN ST; 28,957 books; 478 e-books; 558 audio materials; 479 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 69 print serial subscriptions)

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

Cemeteries: Oak Hill Cemetery (1), Riverside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bradford County - Historical Society (Museums; 109 Pine Street), French Azilum Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; French Azilum).

Hotel: Comfort Inn Wysox (RR 6 Box 6167A).

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

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

LARNARD HORNBROOK COUNTY PARK (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-18-2014 and JUN-18-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2014)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SUNFISH POND COUNTY PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-18-2014 and JUN-18-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2011)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TOWANDA COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
STARLITE AMUSEMENT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-03-2012 and MAY-03-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-24-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
TOWANDA GUN CLUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
RIVERSIDE ACRES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
THE EDGE FITNESS (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
VFW POST 6072 (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between FEB-05-2013 and MAR-05-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.7%
(24.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.4%
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: 0.4% of all households
49 people in nursing homes in 2000
9 people in other group homes in 2000

Towanda, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Towanda compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Towanda (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Towanda Branch at 400 Main Street, branch established on 1996/11/12. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Colonial Drive Branch at 40 Colonial Drive, branch established on 1967/11/06. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • People's State Bank of Wyalusing, Pennsylvania: North Towanda at 3 Colonial Drive (Colonial Drive And Edward Road), branch established on 2008/06/30. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $236.1 mil, Deposits: $206.4 mil, headquarters in Wyalusing, PA, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Ltd.
  • Citizens & Northern Bank: Towanda Branch at 428 Main Street, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/14: Bank assets: $1,312.5 mil, Deposits: $1,019.9 mil, headquarters in Wellsboro, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens And Northern Corporation
  • Chemung Canal Trust Company: Towanda Branch at 304 Main Street, branch established on 2005/01/01. Info updated 2011/06/07: Bank assets: $1,213.6 mil, Deposits: $1,000.4 mil, headquarters in Elmira, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Chemung Financial Corporation
  • First Citizens National Bank: Towanda Branch at 111-113 Main Street, branch established on 1974/03/18. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $877.2 mil, Deposits: $737.6 mil, headquarters in Mansfield, PA, positive income, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Services, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Towanda, Pennsylvania:

  • Comfort Inn, RR6 Box 6167a, Towanda, PA 18848 , Phone: (570) 265-5691, Fax: (570) 265-2375
  • Best Western Plus Towanda Inn, 44 Peace Ln, Towanda, PA 18848 , Phone: (570) 268-7000, Fax: (570) 268-7001
  • Fairfield Inn And Suites Towanda Wysox, 1248 Golden Mile Rd, Towanda, PA 18848 , Phone: (570) 265-5553, Fax: (570) 265-5554
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Towanda, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Towanda borough (based on Bradford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.89%
Here: 40.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USAChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents28.8%26.2%7.7%7.2%6.9%
Congregations6.7%34.2%10.0%10.0%5.0%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents6.5%3.5%2.9%2.3%8.0%
Congregations5.0%2.5%3.3%4.2%19.2%
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: 16
Bradford County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bradford County:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Bradford County:

5.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bradford County:

26.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.6%
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 5$23,612$56,6690$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$23,464$56,3145$9,390
Streets and Highways 4$11,947$35,8410$0
Sewerage 3$11,287$45,1480$0
Water Supply 7$20,641$35,3850$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,588$31,0561$1,479
Totals for Government 25$93,539$44,8996$10,869

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $453,000 ($157.35)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $619,000 ($215.01)
    Police Protection: $264,000 ($91.70)
    Regular Highways: $253,000 ($87.88)
    Central Staff Services: $188,000 ($65.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $83,000 ($28.83)
    Fire Protection: $63,000 ($21.88)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($15.63)
    Housing & Community Development: $29,000 ($10.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($7.64)
    Libraries: $20,000 ($6.95)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($6.95)
    Air Transportation: $9,000 ($3.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $564,000 ($195.90)
    Benefit Payments: $46,000 ($15.98)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $46,000 ($15.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $206,000 ($71.55)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $13,000 ($4.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $826,000 ($286.91)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $51,000 ($17.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $43,000 ($14.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($3.82)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $22,000 ($7.64)
    Interest Revenue: $-87,000 ($-30.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($0.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $96,000 ($33.34)
    Interest Earnings: $82,000 ($28.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $566,000 ($196.60)
    Highways: $62,000 ($21.54)
    All Other: $11,000 ($3.82)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.69)
  • Tax - Property: $357,000 ($124.00)
    Individual Income: $216,000 ($75.03)
    NEC: $100,000 ($34.73)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,439,000 ($1194.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,720,000 ($597.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,465,000 ($508.86)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $254,000 ($88.23)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $68,000 ($23.62)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $266,000 ($92.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,618,000 ($562.00)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,727 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Tioga County, NY  0.35% ($27,698 average AGI)
from Chemung County, NY  0.32% ($34,443)
from Tioga County, PA  0.19% ($34,717)


4.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,938 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
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 Tioga County, NY  0.53% ($26,750 average AGI)
to Chemung County, NY  0.40% ($29,704)
to Tioga County, PA  0.23% ($34,232)

Strongest AM radio stations in Towanda:

  • WTTC (1550 AM; 1 kW; TOWANDA, PA; Owner: WATS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WATS (960 AM; 5 kW; SAYRE, PA; Owner: WATS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNBF (1290 AM; 9 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; OWEGO, NY; Owner: TIOGA MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINR (680 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WENE (1430 AM; 5 kW; ENDICOTT, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Towanda:

  • WTTC-FM (95.3 FM; TOWANDA, PA; Owner: WATS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHGL-FM (100.3 FM; CANTON, PA; Owner: CANTROAIR COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCII (88.5 FM; SPENCER, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAAL (99.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKG-FM (89.3 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB.TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WMXW (103.3 FM; VESTAL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WENY-FM (92.7 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMTT (94.7 FM; TIOGA, PA; Owner: EUROPA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WWYL (104.1 FM; CHENANGO BRIDGE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCIH (90.3 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLTB (101.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, NY; Owner: GM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WLVY (94.3 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WOKN (99.5 FM; SOUTHPORT, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WREQ (96.9 FM; RIDGEBURY, PA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Towanda:

  • W25AQ (Channel 25; TOWANDA, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC'L. TV ASSN.)
  • WSKG-TV (Channel 46; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W52CE (Channel 52; SAYRE, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBNG-TV (Channel 12; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WENY-TV (Channel 36; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • W69CE (Channel 69; TOWANDA, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W26BS (Channel 14; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W59DG (Channel 59; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W10CP (Channel 10; TOWANDA, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

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

Towanda, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 6
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
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

Towanda fatal accident list:

May 13, 1994 02:24 PM, 6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 16, 1994 01:04 AM, 220, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Oct 13, 1991 12:31 AM, 6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 7, 1986 07:00 PM, 08131, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 18, 1983 06:99 PM, 00017, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 15, 1982 03:99 AM, 08131, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 31, 1978 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 118 meters (387ft)
Total costs: $3,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,434
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,282

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Towanda)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Towanda, PA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Towanda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-201T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 261FD , Serial Number: 28-7921042, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Sena, 143 Villa Sena Blvd, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 32531 , Serial Number: 28-7515177, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Theodore E Hinckley, Rr 6 Box 6149, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3301E , Serial Number: 11AC-1677, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1959
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carl W Lafy, Rd 1 Box 161a, Towanda, PA 18848, Other Owners: David W Lafy
  • Aircraft: PIPER AIRCRAFT INC PA 46-350P (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-AE2A (350 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6099P , Serial Number: 4636468, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/2010
    Registrant (Corporation): Bob Ferrario Chevrolet Inc, 212 Golden Mile Rd, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150K (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6294G , Serial Number: 15071794, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Oliver D Goodrich, Towanda Arpt Rt 2 Box 55, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7575W , Serial Number: 28-1522, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1964
    Registrant (Partnership): Aircraft Builders Kmw, Rr 2 Box 69a, Towanda, PA 18848
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 94609 , Serial Number: 15285742, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/1983
    Registrant (Government): Bcaa Flight School, Rr 2 Box 69a, Towanda, PA 18848

Most common first names in Towanda, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8775.5 years
Mary7282.4 years
William6571.9 years
Robert6573.6 years
Charles5674.2 years
George5176.9 years
James4873.8 years
Dorothy4176.7 years
Edward3674.9 years
Thomas3575.2 years
Most common last names in Towanda, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5673.7 years
Vanderpool4273.3 years
Smith4277.8 years
Benjamin2972.6 years
Brown2575.3 years
Miller2574.7 years
Bailey2171.8 years
Williams1870.9 years
Allen1768.5 years
Stevens1775.3 years
Businesses in Towanda, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1New Balance1
Burger King1Payless1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Tim Hortons1
Fashion Bug1UPS1
FedEx4Vans1
Ford1Wendy's1
H&R Block1YMCA1
JCPenney1
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