Waterford, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,522 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 689  (45.3%)
Females: 833  (54.7%)
Median resident age:

44.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 16441.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,339 (it was $37,875 in 2000)
Waterford:

$52,339
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,082 (it was $17,135 in 2000)

Waterford borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $151,309 (it was $90,000 in 2000)
Waterford:

$151,309
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $152,626; detached houses: $160,248; mobile homes: $39,319

Median gross rent in 2017: $709.

March 2019 cost of living index in Waterford: 93.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.7%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 3.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Waterford, PA (2010)
    • 1,48397.8%White alone
    • 130.9%Hispanic
    • 80.5%Two or more races
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

Races in Waterford 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 Waterford, Pennsylvania as of January 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waterford is 128 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (19.3%), American (16.1%), Greek (7.8%), English (7.2%), Irish (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/08/1833

Land area: 1.22 square miles.

Population density: 1,249 people per square mile   (low).

Waterford, Pennsylvania map

18 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.3%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,169 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,871 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (12.7 miles , pop. 103,717).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (88.2 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (286.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Mill Village borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Union City borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Edinboro borough, PA (3.0 miles ),
McKean borough, PA (3.0 miles ),
Wattsburg borough, PA (3.1 miles ),
Cambridge Springs borough, PA (3.2 miles ),
Canadohta Lake, PA (3.4 miles ),
Penn State Erie (Behrend), PA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.94 N, Longitude: 79.98 W

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Waterford, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Waterford, PA in 2017
Waterford satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Waterford, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.4%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Waterford, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)

Average climate in Waterford, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Waterford, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.0200. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0200
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.99
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.76
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00043. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00043
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Waterford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Waterford borough center .

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 15.3 miles away from the borough center killed 12 people and injured 82 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Waterford-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 37.9 miles away from Waterford center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from Waterford 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 42.1 miles away from Waterford center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 317.6 miles away from Waterford center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 64.6 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 332.7 miles away from Waterford 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 Erie County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Waterford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Waterford:

  • UNION CITY MEM HOSP (Hospital, about 8 miles away; UNION CITY, PA)
  • EDINBORO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; EDINBORO, PA)
  • ABINGTON CREST NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ERIE, PA)
  • FORESTVIEW (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ERIE, PA)
  • PRESBYTERIAN NURS HME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-WESTERN RESERVE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ERIE, PA)
  • MILLCREEK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; ERIE, PA)

Amtrak station near Waterford:

  • 14 miles: ERIE (14TH & PEACH ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waterford:

  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 9 miles; Edinboro, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,746)
  • Mercyhurst University (about 12 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,888)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (about 13 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Gannon University (about 14 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 3,760)
  • Allegheny College (about 23 miles; Meadville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,249)
  • Jamestown Community College (about 42 miles; Jamestown, NY; FT enrollment: 3,384)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 49 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)

Public high school in Waterford:

Public elementary/middle school in Waterford:

See full list of schools located in Waterford

Library in Waterford:

  • WATERFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,697; Location: 24 SOUTH PARK ROW; 16,562 books; 51 audio materials; 41 state licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Waterford: Waterford Public Library (A), Stancliff Hose Company Station 14 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Granny's Ark (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 601 Seroke Rd).

Birthplace of: Strong Vincent - Union Army general, Brian Milne - Football player.

Erie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

KIMS KREAMERY (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LAKESIDE TAVERN (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-08-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-25-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
FOX RUN GOLF COURSE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUL-02-2014 and AUG-02-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
MOUND GROVE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
COUNTRY GABLE APARTMENTS (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-10-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-10-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-25-2013), St Boil Water Order (JUN-25-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-06-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2014)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 18 regular monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
KANDYS CLUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
PORT FARMS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Waterford (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Waterford Branch at 123 High Street, branch established on 1949/05/02. 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

For population 15 years and over in Waterford:

Marital status in Waterford, PA
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Waterford:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Waterford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Waterford, PA (based on Erie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic93,99840
Mainline Protestant32,928111
Evangelical Protestant23,687110
Other4,42928
Black Protestant2,42316
Orthodox8157
None122,286-
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: 46
Erie County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Here:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 81
Erie County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.8%
State:

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

12.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Waterford:

48.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Waterford:

29.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Waterford:

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Waterford:

6.6
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Waterford:

55.2%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Waterford:

88.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waterford, 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
Streets and Highways 1$32,367$388,4041$2,976
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$4,169
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$236
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,289
Totals for Government 1$32,367$388,40412$10,670

Waterford government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($5.91)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $167,000 ($109.72)
    Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($24.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($18.40)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($16.43)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($12.48)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($11.17)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($8.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($2.63)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($2.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $9,000 ($5.91)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $83,000 ($54.53)

Waterford government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $4,000 ($2.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($4.60)
    Other: $5,000 ($3.29)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($1.31)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $16,000 ($10.51)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($2.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $44,000 ($28.91)
    Other: $16,000 ($10.51)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.66)
  • Tax - Property: $137,000 ($90.01)
    Individual Income: $107,000 ($70.30)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000 ($7.88)
    Public Utility License: $12,000 ($7.88)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $4,000 ($2.63)

Waterford government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000 ($31.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,000 ($25.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000 ($5.91)

Waterford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000 ($57.16)

2.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,243 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.67%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($304 average AGI)
Erie County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Crawford County, PA  0.31% ($34,480 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.18% ($38,005)
from Warren County, PA  0.12% ($34,382)


3.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,810 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Erie County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Crawford County, PA  0.33% ($35,586 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.28% ($37,764)
to Warren County, PA  0.09% ($29,869)
Businesses in Waterford, PA
NameCountNameCount
Circle K1Subway1
H&R Block1Tim Hortons1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
Nike2

Strongest AM radio stations in Waterford:

  • WFNN (1330 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRIE (1260 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWOW (1360 AM; 5 kW; CONNEAUT, OH; Owner: WWOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJET (1400 AM; 1 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WPSE (1450 AM; 1 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF PA STATE UN)
  • WFUN (970 AM; 5 kW; ASHTABULA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWCB (1370 AM; 1 kW; CORRY, PA; Owner: CORRY COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waterford:

  • WXTA (97.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WFGO (94.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WQHZ (102.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WEFR (88.1 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WQLN-FM (91.3 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WXXO (104.5 FM; CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCTL (106.3 FM; UNION CITY, PA; Owner: INSPIRATION TIME, INC.)
  • WXKC (99.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WRTS (103.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMCE (88.5 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: MERCYHURST COLLEGE)
  • WRKT (100.9 FM; NORTH EAST, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WFSE (88.9 FM; EDINBORO, PA; Owner: EDINBORO UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA)
  • WERG (89.9 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: GANNON UNIVERSITY)
  • WUSE (93.9 FM; FAIRVIEW, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WGYY (100.3 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHUZ (94.3 FM; SAEGERTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WVME (91.9 FM; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W254AJ (98.7 FM; ERIE, PA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Waterford:

  • WJET-TV (Channel 24; ERIE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ERIE, L.L.C.)
  • WICU-TV (Channel 12; ERIE, PA; Owner: SJL OF PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)
  • WSEE-TV (Channel 35; ERIE, PA; Owner: INITIAL BROADCASTING OF PENNSYLVANIA LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WQLN (Channel 54; ERIE, PA; Owner: PUBLIC B/C OF NW PENN. INC.)
  • WFXP (Channel 66; ERIE, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48CH (Channel 48; ERIE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52BO (Channel 52; MEADVILLE, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Waterford, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count23
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents36
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:13
  • Fatalities25
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents62
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count23434
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents35251
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons8483
  • Fatalities25850
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents60201
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1490
See more detailed statistics of Waterford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 25.2mTotal length
  • $750,000Total costs
  • 36,125Total average daily traffic
  • 2,125Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,658Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Waterford, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Waterford, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waterford)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Rd 4 W Side Of Leg Rt 28032 At The Int Twp Rt 455 (Lat: 41.940333 Lon: -80.056167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: KGF497,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.8000 MHz, 44.8400 MHz, Grant Date: 04/14/2015, Expiration Date: 06/28/2025, Certifier: Donald C Madl, Registrant: Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9797, Phone: (717) 787-4023, Fax: (717) 787-2832, Email:
  • 1.5 Mi From Int Rt 97 & Lr25084 (Lat: 41.901722 Lon: -79.925056), Call Sign: KNAA635, Licensee ID: L00008343,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.6400 MHz, 44.8400 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2000, Expiration Date: 01/15/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2004, Registrant: Pennsylvania, Commonwealth Of, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 787-3633
  • 700 Ft Se Rt 19 5.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 42.009778 Lon: -80.046167), Structure height: 92 m, Call Sign: KNDQ435, Licensee ID: L00084546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.475 MHz, 465.475 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2000, Expiration Date: 02/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2011, Registrant: Pennsylvania, Commonwealth Of, 16th Flr Strawberry Sq, Harrisburg, PA 17120, Phone: (814) 871-4656
  • 1.5 Mi From Int Rt 97 And Lr25084 On Lr25084 (Lat: 41.901722 Lon: -79.925056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 43 m, Call Sign: WPGC998,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.475 MHz, 465.475 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2004, Expiration Date: 12/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2013, Registrant: Comm. Of Pa, Office Of Attorney General, 106 Lowther Street, Lemoyne, PA 17043, Phone: (717) 712-1300, Fax: (717) 712-1257, Email:
  • LOOP RD, 4410 Loop Road. (Lat: 41.998306 Lon: -79.920139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WRAE417,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.050 MHz, 453.175 MHz, 453.412 MHz, 453.550 MHz, 453.650 MHz, 453.750 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2017, Expiration Date: 10/24/2027, Certifier: John Grappy, Registrant: Mcm Consulting Group, Inc., 681 Maurus St., Saint Marys, PA 15857, Phone: (412) 995-8196, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waterford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Waterford)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$87,2902$82,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$95,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Waterford, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Waterford, PA - Value
Most common first names in Waterford, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5273.6 years
Charles4174.5 years
Robert3971.3 years
Mary3575.8 years
Joseph3474.4 years
Helen3182.3 years
William2968.2 years
James2571.9 years
George2374.0 years
Dorothy2276.1 years
Most common last names in Waterford, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mitchell2078.6 years
Smith1375.9 years
Brown1265.8 years
Johnson1170.8 years
Donnell1179.3 years
Clark977.1 years
Burns979.5 years
Moore876.7 years
Davis879.0 years
Anderson767.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Waterford, PA
  • 79.6%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 5.7%Wood
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Waterford, PA
  • 59.8%Utility gas
  • 33.2%Electricity
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Waterford compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 12 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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