For population 25 years and over in Waynesboro:
For population 15 years and over in Waynesboro borough:
202 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,457 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (24.2 miles , pop. 52,767).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (60.0 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (130.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Wayne Heights, PA (1.4 miles ), Ringgold, MD (1.8 miles) , Rouzerville, PA (1.9 miles ), Leitersburg, MD (2.1 miles ), Pen Mar, PA (2.1 miles ), Greensburg, MD (2.3 miles ), Highfield-Cascade, MD (2.3 miles ), Fort Ritchie, MD (2.4 miles ).
Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 77.58 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +78 (+0.7%)
Area code: 717
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Waynesboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -64 (-0.7%).
Work and jobs in Waynesboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waynesboro-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Waynesboro borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 20.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waynesboro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 94% 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 91.0 miles away from the city 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 92.3 miles away from Waynesboro center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 71.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: A. Barr Snively - Football player, Ed McCaffrey - Football player, Patrick Fleagle - Politician, Fred Bear - Bow hunter and maker, John Bonamego - Football player and coach, Max Bishop - Baseball player and coach, Myrl Brown - Baseball player, Terry L. Punt - Politician.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Waynesboro: Henry G. Bonebrake.
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See full list of schools located in Waynesboro, School District: WAYNESBORO AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Waynesboro and their reported violations in the past:BORO OF WAYNESBORO (Population served: 13000, Surface_water):
Past health violations:HOLLOWELL BRETHREN IN CHRIST (Population served: 276, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FIVE FORKS TAVERN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Waynesboro that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.0%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.2% for Black residents, 54.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Waynesboro in 2010:
33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Waynesboro compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Waynesboro (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Waynesboro borough (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
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Waynesboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Waynesboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,803 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($528 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
3.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,947 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Waynesboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $1,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,899
Total average daily truck traffic: 494
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 13,162
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waynesboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Waynesboro, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waynesboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Waynesboro)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 32 patent applications in 2008-2014.