Walnutport, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 2,056 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 980  (47.7%)
Females: 1,076  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18088.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,986 (it was $41,743 in 2000)
Walnutport:

$46,986
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,642 (it was $18,095 in 2000)

Walnutport borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $152,482 (it was $97,500 in 2000)
Walnutport:

$152,482
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $169,536; Detached houses: $177,402; Townhouses or other attached units: $138,112; In 2-unit structures: $178,832; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $273,507; Mobile homes: $97,621

Median gross rent in 2012: $779.

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Walnutport races chart
  • White alone - 1,968 (91.1%)
  • Two or more races - 84 (3.9%)
  • Hispanic - 64 (3.0%)
  • Black alone - 16 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Walnutport: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.2%), Irish (6.5%), Dutch (5.4%), United States (4.7%), Italian (4.5%), Polish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1909

Elevation: 380 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 2,745 people per square mile   (average).

Walnutport,PA real estate house value index trend

Walnutport, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Walnutport:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Walnutport borough:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

13 residents are foreign born

This borough:  0.6%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Walnutport, Pennsylvania as of May 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Walnutport to the number of sex offenders is 344 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,963 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,375 (2.1%)

Walnutport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (12.1 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (57.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Slatington borough, PA (0.8 miles ), Cherryville, PA (1.7 miles ), Slatedale, PA (1.8 miles ), Palmerton borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Laurys Station, PA (2.0 miles ), Bowmanstown borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Schnecksville, PA (2.3 miles ), Egypt, PA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 75.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 610

Walnutport household income distribution Walnutport home values distribution

Crime rates in Walnutport by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2011 2012
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00100100
per 100,000 0.00.047.20.00.045.20.00.0
Robberies 00000101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.045.20.048.1
Assaults 30410110
per 100,000 146.30.0188.846.80.045.248.10.0
Burglaries 615641132
per 100,000 292.748.3236.0280.6184.3496.8144.496.2
Thefts 6651674951511511
per 100,000 3219.52461.43161.92291.92350.22303.5722.2529.4
Auto thefts 42310011
per 100,000 195.196.5141.646.80.00.048.148.1
Arson 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 199.7112.7236.3127.9109.9190.954.047.5

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

Crime rate in Walnutport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-3.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)

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

Average climate in Walnutport, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Walnutport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the Walnutport borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 20.1 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.5 miles away from Walnutport 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 36.5 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 255.3 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 275.5 miles away from Walnutport center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Northampton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walnutport topographic map

Birthplace of: Meredith Marakovits - Sports reporter, Ted Wieand - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Walnutport:

  • PALMERTON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; PALMERTON, PA)
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • FELLOWSHIP MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WHITEHALL, PA)
  • GNADEN HUETTEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • SUMMIT AT BLUE MOUNTAIN NURSING AND REHAB CTR, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE WHITEHALL (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WHITEHALL, PA)
  • MAHONING VALLEY NURSING AND RE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LEHIGHTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walnutport:

  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 7 miles; Schnecksville, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,391)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 12 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh University (about 16 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 16 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • DeSales University (about 19 miles; Center Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,862)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Lafayette College (about 21 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)

Public high school in Walnutport:

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Notable location: Diamond Fire Company Station 44 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.229. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.229
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.03. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.03
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.15
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0632. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0632
U.S.:

0.0147

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

ST NICHOLAS CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2014), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-24-2014), St Boil Water Order (JUL-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUL-06-2014 and AUG-06-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2014), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2014)
HEMLOCK POINT (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2013), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JAN-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-09-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2005), St Site Visit (enforcement) (NOV-10-2005), St Boil Water Order (NOV-10-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-17-2014 and JUL-17-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
OPLINGER HOWER AM LEGION POST (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2011), St Boil Water Order (SEP-21-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2011), St Boil Water Order (SEP-21-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MARTIN LENNON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
TREICHLERS PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-27-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUL-27-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2006), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2006), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-31-2011 and JUN-30-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-22-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-22-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-22-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2011)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Walnutport that have no violations reported:

  • FRIENDLY FOOD MART (Population served: 650, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • EDGEMONT PARK ROLLER RINK (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • EDGEMONT ACRES MINI GOLF (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FIRE STONE PIZZA & GRILL (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAMAS PIZZA (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PENNSVILLE PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.4%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.3% for Black residents, 58.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 18.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  71.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.1%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
61 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
50 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Walnutport compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Walnutport (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Lehigh Township Branch at 4421 Lehigh Drive, branch established on 1987/06/26. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Susquehanna Bank: Walnutport Branch at 500 Main Street, branch established on 1923/11/23. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • National Penn Bank: Walnutport Branch at 211 Best Avenue, branch established on 2005/11/14. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (46%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (43%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (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 Walnutport borough (based on Northampton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.23%
Here: 68.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents52.5%15.6%9.4%3.9%3.1%
Congregations15.8%20.7%14.9%10.4%3.6%
NameMoravian Church in AmericaJewishGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.1%2.3%2.1%1.3%6.6%
Congregations5.0%1.8%0.9%3.2%23.9%
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: 52
Northampton County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Northampton County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Northampton County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 240
Here:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

8.4%
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
Financial Administration 1$3,738$44,8561$4,505
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$1,550
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,959$55,8366$6,424
Streets and Highways 2$7,998$47,9880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$642
Totals for Government 6$25,695$51,39019$13,121

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $302,000 ($146.89)
    Police Protection: $270,000 ($131.32)
    Regular Highways: $120,000 ($58.37)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($29.18)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($18.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000 ($18.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($12.65)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($10.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($8.75)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($7.78)
    Housing & Community Development: $9,000 ($4.38)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.49)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($22.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $37,000 ($18.00)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($7.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $316,000 ($153.70)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($1.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000 ($10.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $96,000 ($46.69)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $80,000 ($38.91)
    Highways: $39,000 ($18.97)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.97)
  • Tax - Property: $376,000 ($182.88)
    Individual Income: $150,000 ($72.96)
    NEC: $105,000 ($51.07)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $800,000 ($389.11)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,340,000 ($1138.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,340,000 ($651.75)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,800,000 ($875.49)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $60,000 ($29.18)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $419,000 ($203.79)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $120,000 ($58.37)

5.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($477 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lehigh County, PA  1.69% ($39,568 average AGI)
from Warren County, NJ  0.27% ($38,952)
from Monroe County, PA  0.26% ($41,886)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($526 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lehigh County, PA  1.82% ($37,849 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.23% ($40,115)
to Warren County, NJ  0.18% ($38,335)

Strongest AM radio stations in Walnutport:

  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYNS (1160 AM; 4 kW; LEHIGHTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walnutport:

  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W285DH (104.9 FM; N. WHITEHALL TOWNSHI, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET. AL.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WXLV (90.3 FM; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; Owner: LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)

TV broadcast stations around Walnutport:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

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

Walnutport, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 91
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 97
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 227
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 17
See more detailed statistics of Walnutport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 11,109
Total average daily truck traffic: 444
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 14,617

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Walnutport)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • MOBILES L2, Lat: 40.746806 Lon: -75.596556, Call Sign: WPLT796
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 99 Spring Street Sw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 40.751667 Lon: -75.595556, Call Sign: WQGS400, Licensee ID: L01258678
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.112 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/2007, Expiration Date: 04/04/2017, Certifier: Walter Ingles
    Registrant: Diamond Fire Company, 209 Washington St, Walnutport, PA 18088, Phone: (610) 767-9629, Fax: (610) 760-9629, Email:
  • Lat: 40.756667 Lon: -75.541667, Call Sign: WQHQ269
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.437 MHz, 465.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/03/2007, Expiration Date: 10/03/2017, Certifier: Richard R Hilderbrand Jr
    Registrant: Lao/Ewa 20721506, 102 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walnutport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42740 , Serial Number: 15042, Year manufactured: 1945, Airworthiness Date: 01/02/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Richard J Kaiser, 4661 Maple Dr, Walnutport, PA 18088, Other Owners: Shelley R Kaiser
  • Aircraft: RAVEN S-60A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 4392U , Serial Number: S60A-297, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1984
    Registrant (Individual): Christopher A Sommers, 24 Main St 3rd Fl N, Walnutport, PA 18088
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 733RD , Serial Number: 17268482, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/14/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas L Szoke, 4230 Wood Dr, Walnutport, PA 18088
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-31A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 169 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93715 , Serial Number: 74-32-135, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond W Franke, 454 Woodland Rd, Walnutport, PA 18088

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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$134,9339$115,11139$125,8725$37,4001$465,0003$142,3330$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$70,0001$17,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$49,00017$135,4124$34,0000$00$01$49,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$016$152,3131$15,0000$01$156,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$119,0000$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0161.00

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 ORIGINATED1$169,0001$184,000
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: 0161.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Walnutport

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walnutport, PA
Most common first names in Walnutport, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4771.7 years
William4371.6 years
Joseph3470.3 years
Mary3476.2 years
Robert3369.4 years
Charles3275.0 years
George3270.0 years
Helen2780.5 years
Anna2681.5 years
Paul2572.9 years
Most common last names in Walnutport, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2370.3 years
Smith1878.9 years
Green1775.5 years
Minnich1671.5 years
Snyder1582.0 years
Jones1573.6 years
Andrews1279.7 years
Williams1272.6 years
Roth1271.5 years
Strohl1275.4 years
Businesses in Walnutport, PA
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pathmark1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid1
GNC1Sears2
H&R Block1Subway1
Kmart1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS1
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  • Albert C. Seier (1)
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