Walnutport, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 2,087 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 1,013  (48.5%)
Females: 1,074  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18088.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $67,898 (it was $41,743 in 2000)
Walnutport:

$67,898
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,398 (it was $18,095 in 2000)

Walnutport borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $163,127 (it was $97,500 in 2000)
Walnutport:

$163,127
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $163,549; detached houses: $177,870; townhouses or other attached units: $120,912; mobile homes: $104,951

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,041.

March 2019 cost of living index in Walnutport: 99.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.2%

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  • Races in Walnutport, PA (2019)
    • 1,90693.5%White alone
    • 1015.0%Hispanic
    • 100.5%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Walnutport, Pennsylvania as of February 07, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walnutport is 193 to 1.


Crime rates in Walnutport by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2011

2012

2013

2014

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(46.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
1
(48.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(280.6)
4
(184.3)
11
(496.8)
3
(144.4)
2
(96.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(2,292)
51
(2,350)
51
(2,304)
15
(722.2)
11
(529.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(146.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(46.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.1)
1
(48.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index124.4106.9185.652.546.20.09.30.00.0

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Crime rate in Walnutport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: German (31.9%), American (13.8%), Pennsylvania German (12.0%), Slovak (5.5%), English (4.5%), Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1909

Elevation: 380 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 2,786 people per square mile   (average).

Walnutport, Pennsylvania map

7 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,672 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,462 (2.0%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Walnutport, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Walnutport, PA in 2019

Walnutport satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in Walnutport, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.0%)
  • Truck transportation (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Apparel (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Walnutport, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (10.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (3.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)

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
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 83.5. This is about average.

City:

83.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.103. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.103
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

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.:

0.0098

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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.3 miles away from Walnutport center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) 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 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 277.5 miles away from Walnutport 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 (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walnutport topographic map

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 elementary/middle school in Walnutport:

  • LEHIGH EL SCH (Students: 672, Location: 800 BLUE MOUNTAIN DR, Grades: KG-6)
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Points of interest:

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

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

Northampton 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 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)
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

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.

For population 15 years and over in Walnutport:

Marital status in Walnutport, PA
  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 50.8%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Walnutport:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Walnutport
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Walnutport, PA (based on Northampton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,45626
Mainline Protestant54,336120
Evangelical Protestant17,79483
Other2,81719
Orthodox2,2005
Black Protestant1562
None138,976-
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: 52
Here:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Northampton County:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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
This county:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Northampton County:

8.8%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Northampton County:

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Walnutport:

48.9%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.8%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.4%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Walnutport:

9.0%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.6%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walnutport, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$17,956$53,8683$3,640
Streets and Highways 2$8,963$53,7780$0
Financial Administration 1$3,800$45,6001$775
Totals for Government 7$30,719$52,6614$4,415

Walnutport government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $654,000 ($313.37)
    Police Protection: $372,000 ($178.25)
    General - Other: $328,000 ($157.16)
    Central Staff Services: $216,000 ($103.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $112,000 ($53.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($21.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($7.19)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($1.92)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $106,000 ($50.79)

Walnutport government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $173,000 ($82.89)
    Other: $6,000 ($2.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000 ($129.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($10.06)
    Fines and Forfeits: $20,000 ($9.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $121,000 ($57.98)
  • Tax - Property: $771,000 ($369.43)
    Individual Income: $232,000 ($111.16)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $118,000 ($56.54)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $32,000 ($15.33)
    Public Utility License: $19,000 ($9.10)

Walnutport government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,651,000 ($1270.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,527,000 ($1210.83)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $153,000 ($73.31)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($13.90)

Walnutport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $745,000 ($356.97)

5.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lehigh County, PA  2.05% ($48,295 average AGI)
from Monroe County, PA  0.36% ($45,625)
from Warren County, NJ  0.31% ($55,969)


5.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lehigh County, PA  1.95% ($44,109 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.28% ($41,322)
to Warren County, NJ  0.17% ($48,660)
Businesses in Walnutport, PA
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pathmark1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid1
GNC1Sears2
H&R Block1Subway1
Kmart1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS1

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.)
Walnutport fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Walnutport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 3.4mTotal length
  • $208,000Total costs
  • 19,074Total average daily traffic
  • 1,058Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,520Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 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, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2017, 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: 08/26/2017, Expiration Date: 10/03/2027, Certifier: Richard R Hilderbrand Jr, Registrant: Lehigh Township, 1069 Municipal Road, Walnutport, PA 18088, Phone: (610) 767-6771, Fax: (610) 767-1452, Email:
  • LEHIGH ES, Lat: 40.763639 Lon: -75.534167, Call Sign: WRMV238,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2021, Expiration Date: 06/09/2031, Certifier: Jonathan P Jenny, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale St, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • EPA0479, 417 Lincoln Avenue (Lat: 40.752111 Lon: -75.594028), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQSX474,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 12/04/2013, Expiration Date: 12/04/2023, Certifier: Brett Lindsey, Registrant: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, 1111 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 373-6039, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1394W, N1394W, N-1394W, Serial Number: 2672, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 03/28/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Morgan Luniewicz, 926 Riverview Dr, Walnutport, PA 18088
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5089Y, N5089Y, N-5089Y, Serial Number: 27-2109, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 01/31/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Dalton R Lorah, 4671 Myrtle Rd, Walnutport, PA 18088
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/19/2018
  • Aircraft: JESCHKE THOMAS SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: REVMASTER 2100 (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 541SX, N541SX, N-541SX, Serial Number: 541, Airworthiness Date: 10/06/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 06/04/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew J Finn, 11 View Dr, Walnutport, PA 18088
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/06/2019
  • 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, N733RD, N-733RD, Serial Number: 17268482, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/14/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 02/15/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas L Szoke, 4230 Wood Dr, 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 in Walnutport, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walnutport, PA - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 38 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Walnutport, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (63.3%), and Outside Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Walnutport, PA
    • 13663.3%Structure Fires
    • 5626.0%Outside Fires
    • 219.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.9%Other
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walnutport, PA
  • 50.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 37.1%Electricity
  • 5.0%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Coal or coke
  • 2.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Walnutport, PA
  • 51.7%Electricity
  • 42.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%No fuel used


Walnutport compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 13 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Gary Dale Andrew (6)
  • David Charles Winchester (6)
  • Oceager P. Yee (3)
  • Brian J. Kolonia (2)
  • Jeffery C. Barthold (2)
  • Brandon L. Szoke (2)
  • Mark Szelast (2)
  • Robert Joseph Hewitt (1)
  • Emily Fucinato (1)
  • Robert Moyer (1)

Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2023.