Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 5,301 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.8%
 
Males: 2,528  (47.7%)
Females: 2,773  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15145.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,526 (it was $30,057 in 2000)
Turtle Creek:

$31,526
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,601 (it was $17,552 in 2000)

Turtle Creek borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,458 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Turtle Creek:

$66,458
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $164,361; Detached houses: $169,434; Townhouses or other attached units: $140,609; In 2-unit structures: $118,355; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $109,962; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,502; Mobile homes: $29,891

Median gross rent in 2013: $436.

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  • Races in Turtle Creek, PA (2010)

    Turtle Creek races chart
    • 4,16777.9%White alone
    • 91217.0%Black alone
    • 1422.7%Two or more races
    • 711.3%Hispanic
    • 340.6%Asian alone
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 100.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Turtle Creek: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.1%), Irish (14.9%), Italian (12.8%), English (6.5%), Subsaharan African (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 07/25/1892

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 5,414 people per square mile   (average).

Turtle Creek,PA real estate house value index trend

Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Turtle Creek:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Turtle Creek borough:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

4 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,513 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,375 (2.3%)

Turtle Creek satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (8.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (248.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Chalfant borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Wilkins Township, PA (1.0 miles ), Wilmerding borough, PA (1.1 miles ), East Pittsburgh borough, PA (1.1 miles ), East McKeesport borough, PA (1.3 miles ), North Braddock borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Forest Hills borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Monroeville, PA (1.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 79.82 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -941 (-17.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 312 (13.2%)

Turtle Creek household income distribution Turtle Creek home values distribution

Property values in Turtle Creek, PA


Crime rates in Turtle Creek by Year
Type 2007 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 101001
per 100,000 18.00.018.60.00.018.8
Assaults 1152315104
per 100,000 18.0273.3428.6279.4187.675.3
Burglaries 032451
per 100,000 0.054.737.374.593.818.8
Thefts 41691144
per 100,000 71.8291.5167.7204.975.075.3
Auto thefts 010201
per 100,000 0.018.20.037.30.018.8
Arson 010000
per 100,000 0.018.20.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 261.7) 11.368.596.269.145.025.4

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Crime rate in Turtle Creek detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -409 (-6.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania average temperatures Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania average precipitation Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania humidity Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania wind speed Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania snowfall Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania sunshine Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Turtle Creek-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 17.4 miles away from the Turtle Creek borough 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 6.8 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Turtle Creek-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 80.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 108.2 miles away from Turtle Creek 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 268.0 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 117.7 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 199.5 miles away from Turtle Creek 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 220.7 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 Allegheny County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Turtle Creek topographic map

Birthplace of: Ron Harper (actor) - Film actor, Wally Kimmick - Baseball player, William Albert Norris - Judge.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Turtle Creek: Michael J. Estocin.

Hospitals and medical centers in Turtle Creek:

  • LGAR HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (800 ELSIE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Turtle Creek:

  • STEP BY STEP INC AIRBRAKE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WILMERDING, PA)
  • MEDI HOME HEALTH AGENCY INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • SANDIN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; EAST MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MONROEVILLE, PA)
  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - FIVE POINTS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MONROEVILLE, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES PITTSBURGH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MONROEVILLE, PA)
  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - NORTH VERSAILLES (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; NORTH VERSAILLES, PA)

Amtrak stations near Turtle Creek:

  • 10 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: GREENSBURG (HARRISON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Turtle Creek:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 10 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 10 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Point Park University (about 10 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 11 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Seton Hill University (about 16 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Private high schools in Turtle Creek:

  • HOLY FAMILY DAY SCHOOL TURTLE CREEK (Students: 53, Location: 547 HUNTER ST, Grades: 2-12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 35, Location: 801 THOMPSON ST, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Turtle Creek:

  • WOODLAND HILLS ACADEMY (Students: 279, Location: 126 MONROEVILLE AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • PROPEL CS-EAST (Location: 1611 MONROEVILLE AVE, Grades: KG-8, Charter school)
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Notable locations in Turtle Creek: Turtle Creek Borough Hall (A), Turtle Creek Police Department (B), Wilkins Township Volunteer Fire Department 1 (C), Turtle Creek Volunteer Fire Department 1 Station 283 (D), Newton Station (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Turtle Creek include: Saint Colmans Catholic Church Convent (A), First United Presbyterian Church of Turtle Creek (B), First Christian Church (C), Electric Heights Methodist Church (D), Ekklesia Church (E), Calvary United Church of Christ (F), Electric Heights Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sawmill Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Allegheny 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 2013 was 111. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

111
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.262. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.262
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.89. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.89
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.08
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0229. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0229
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.4%
(22.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.9% for Black residents, 10.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  53.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
112 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
204 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Turtle Creek (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Beulah Road Branch at 700 Beulah Road, branch established on 1972/03/06. 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
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Turtle Creek Branch at 850 Penn Avenue, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Turtle Creek travel time to work - commute Turtle Creek mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Turtle Creek borough (based on Allegheny County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic460,672183
Mainline Protestant139,551414
Evangelical Protestant78,101349
Other38,78198
Black Protestant14,26875
Orthodox9,60629
None482,369-
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: 209
Allegheny County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 133
Allegheny County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 297
Allegheny County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 993
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.4%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Turtle Creek:

21.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Turtle Creek:

10.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Turtle Creek:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Turtle Creek:

33.7%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

54.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Turtle Creek:

76.6%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Turtle Creek, PA Residents
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
Financial Administration 3$15,513$62,0526$23,700
Other Government Administration 1$5,289$63,4680$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$50,608$101,21610$34,816
Police - Other 0$0 13$16,059
Streets and Highways 2$14,970$89,8203$10,885
Totals for Government 12$86,380$86,38032$85,460

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,571 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.38% ($38,522 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.24% ($56,179)
from Butler County, PA  0.20% ($49,311)


3.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($983 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.37% ($46,444 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.25% ($57,144)
to Butler County, PA  0.24% ($60,465)

Strongest AM radio stations in Turtle Creek:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WURP (1550 AM; 1 kW; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Turtle Creek:

  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Turtle Creek:

  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • 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)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
Turtle Creek fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Turtle Creek fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 21,229Total average daily traffic
  • 1,282Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 40.401417 Lon: -79.832278, Call Sign: WQGH349
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.312 MHz, 467.812 MHz, 467.437 MHz, 467.762 MHz, 467.212 MHzGrant Date: 01/17/2007, Expiration Date: 01/17/2017, Certifier: Jack ForbesRegistrant: Cattron Group Inc Et Al, 58 West Shenango Street, Sharpsville, PA 16150, Phone: (724) 962-3571, Fax: (724) 962-4310, Email:
  • 200 Braddock Avenue (Lat: 40.405000 Lon: -79.825000), Call Sign: WQGJ372
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2007, Expiration Date: 02/05/2017, Certifier: Dan MillerRegistrant: National License Corporation, 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Email:
  • WAREHOUSE, 270 Braddock Avenue (Lat: 40.402917 Lon: -79.829500), Call Sign: WQRH693
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.837 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2013, Expiration Date: 05/15/2023, Certifier: Jeffery J NasleRegistrant: Murray Auto Electric And Radio Communications, 7240 State Route 22, Greensburg, PA 15601, Phone: (724) 668-2100, Fax: (724) 668-7388, Email:
  • 41.3 North Of Intersection Of Route 130 And Penn Avenue Extension (Lat: 40.403639 Lon: -79.832056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQVK675
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 161.175 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/2015, Expiration Date: 03/12/2025, Certifier: Michael WillbyRegistrant: Transtar, Inc., 1200 Penn Ave Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Phone: (412) 569-4547, Fax: (412) 433-7833, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PA-PIT053A, 500 Hunter St (Lat: 40.406167 Lon: -79.828556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQMQ492
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/21/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5386Z , Serial Number: 229154, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Blake L Ketcham, 1105 Chestnut St, Turtle Creek, PA 15145

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$59,5634$38,50022$51,36411$13,6361$480,0004$39,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$42,0000$03$43,6673$15,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$57,1671$30,00026$53,76913$16,2310$01$55,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$84,50012$70,9172$24,0000$02$82,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$133,0000$03$55,3331$3,0000$01$60,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5094.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$38,5002$57,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5094.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 36

Incident types - Turtle Creek

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Businesses in Turtle Creek, PA

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • CVS: 1

Turtle Creek compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Turtle Creek on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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