Vinco, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 1,305. Population change since 2000: -8.7%
Males: 652  (50.0%)
Females: 653  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15942.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,958 (it was $37,361 in 2000)
Vinco:

$48,958
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,726 (it was $18,488 in 2000)

Vinco CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $127,215 (it was $86,600 in 2000)
Vinco:

$127,215
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $526.

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  • Races in Vinco, PA (2010)

    Vinco races chart
    • 1,28398.3%White alone
    • 90.7%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 40.3%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.08%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Vinco: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.1%), Irish (16.5%), Slovak (7.0%), English (5.7%), Italian (5.6%), Polish (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1737 feet

Land area: 4.00 square miles.

Population density: 326 people per square mile   (very low).

Vinco,PA real estate house value index trend

Vinco, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Vinco:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vinco CDP:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,801 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,503 (1.7%)

Vinco satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (59.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (197.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mundys Corner, PA (1.6 miles ), South Fork borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Nanty-Glo borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Ehrenfeld borough, PA (2.2 miles ), East Conemaugh borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Summerhill borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Vintondale borough, PA (2.4 miles ), St. Michael, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 78.85 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Vinco household income distribution Vinco home values distribution

Property values in Vinco, PA

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Legal occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Vinco, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vinco-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.6 miles away from the Vinco place center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 tornado 36.2 miles away from the place center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vinco-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 110.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 146.1 miles away from Vinco 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 148.3 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) earthquake occurred 146.8 miles away from the city 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 312.2 miles away from Vinco center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 336.8 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 Cambria County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Vinco:

  • CAMBRIA HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SUMMERHILL, PA)
  • UPMC LEE REGIONAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING AND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)
  • DAVITA - EBENSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • PRODIGY DIALYSIS, LLC - OSBORNE STREET (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, PA)

Amtrak station near Vinco:

  • 7 miles: JOHNSTOWN (47 WALNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vinco:

  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 10 miles; Johnstown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,815)
  • Saint Francis University (about 13 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 20 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 22 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 25 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Seton Hill University (about 38 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 40 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

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Notable location: Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Vinco include: Saint Pauls Church (A), Singer Hill Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cambria 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.409. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.409
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0476
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.4%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Vinco compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (35%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Vinco CDP (based on Cambria County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,83156
Mainline Protestant24,819101
Evangelical Protestant9,20867
Black Protestant2,0666
Orthodox1,58112
Other6095
None40,565-
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: 31
Cambria County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Cambria County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Cambria County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cambria County:

31.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
State:

11.5%

2.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,832 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.96%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Somerset County, PA  0.44% ($32,854 average AGI)
from Blair County, PA  0.26% ($33,651)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.19% ($34,620)


3.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.57%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Cambria County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, PA  0.45% ($34,793 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($30,672)
to Blair County, PA  0.32% ($30,843)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vinco:

  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: GREATER JOHNSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WNTJ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WRDD (1580 AM; 1 kW; EBENSBURG, PA)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vinco:

  • WGLU (99.1 FM; EBENSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMTZ (96.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBXQ (94.7 FM; CRESSON, PA; Owner: SOUNDS GOOD, INC.)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WPRR (100.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WUZI (105.7 FM; PORTAGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPCL (97.3 FM; NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INCORPORATED)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WHPA (93.5 FM; BARNESBORO, PA; Owner: VERNAL ENTERPRISES INC.)
  • WAYC (100.9 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBVE (107.5 FM; BEDFORD, PA; Owner: CESSNA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Vinco:

  • WJAC-TV (Channel 6; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • WNPA (Channel 19; JEANNETTE, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PITTSBURGH INC.)
  • W41CF (Channel 41; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWCP-TV (Channel 8; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 3/4 Mi W (Lat: 40.396194 Lon: -78.881139), Call Sign: KGC216
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7000 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/17/2003, Expiration Date: 02/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2009
    Registrant: Dominion Resources Services, Inc., 8th And Main - 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 775-5906

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 1.75 Miles W Of (Lat: 40.395889 Lon: -78.889444), Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WGY665
    Assigned Frequencies: 2181.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2011, Expiration Date: 11/21/2021
    Registrant: Peoples Natural Gas Company LLC, 1201 Pitt Street, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221, Phone: (412) 244-2575, Fax: (412) 244-2546, Email:

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$108,9702$63,6706$95,7603$24,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$57,2803$109,1901$34,740
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$155,0600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$62,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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