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Population in 2010: 110. Population change since 2000: -12.7%
Males: 49  (44.6%)
Females: 61  (55.4%)

Median resident age:  42.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip code: 16882

Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,854 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Woodward:

$19,854
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,451

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $96,810 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Woodward:

$96,810
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $109,706; Detached houses: $130,795; Mobile homes: $59,997
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  • White alone - 108 (98.2%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.9%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Woodward: 99.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (71.0%), Scottish (11.0%), English (9.0%), Italian (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1127 feet

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 123 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Woodward:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 14.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woodward CDP:

  • Never married: 10.3%
  • Now married: 73.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $950 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,667 (2.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (81.1 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (116.7 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (131.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Aaronsburg, PA (2.3 miles ), Rebersburg, PA (2.4 miles ), Coburn, PA (2.5 miles) , Millheim borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Laurelton, PA (2.9 miles ), Madisonburg, PA (3.0 miles) , Loganton borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Troxelville, PA (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 40.90 N, Longitude: 77.35 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.5%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (34%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (34%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)


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Tornado activity:

Woodward-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the Woodward place center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodward-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 95% 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 79.6 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 81.1 miles away from Woodward 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 17.6 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 77.9 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 Centre County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Woodward:

  • LOCK HAVEN DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; LOCK HAVEN, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Woodward, PA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woodward:

  • Lock Haven University (about 18 miles; Lock Haven, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,769)
  • Bucknell University (about 25 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,667)
  • Susquehanna University (about 27 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 28 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 43,065)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 29 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,469)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 48 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,552)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 49 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,838)

Private elementary/middle school in Woodward:

  • BOWER HOLLOW PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 25; Location: BOWER HOLLOW RD; Grades: 1 - 8)

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

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 54.3%

Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  52.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Woodward, PA

Woodward compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Woodward travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Woodward CDP (based on Centre County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.80%
Here42.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents36.6%19.6%11.5%4.7%4.3%
Congregations4.5%28.1%10.7%9.6%5.1%
NameAssemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian and Missionary AllianceEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents2.7%2.6%1.9%1.9%14.2%
Congregations1.7%2.2%3.9%1.7%32.6%
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: 20
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Centre County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Centre County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
Centre County:

6.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

7.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,815 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.93%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

1.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($823 average AGI)
Centre County:

1.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Clearfield County, PA  0.38% ($30,517 average AGI)
from Clinton County, PA  0.29% ($32,896)
from Blair County, PA  0.28% ($36,287)


7.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($688 average AGI)
Centre County:

0.19%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Clearfield County, PA  0.32% ($26,831 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.27% ($33,780)
to Clinton County, PA  0.24% ($27,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woodward:

  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woodward:

  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WQBR (99.9 FM; AVIS, PA; Owner: MAXIMUM IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCXR (103.7 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJRC (90.9 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCHX (105.5 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: MIFFLIN COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZXR (99.3 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBZD-FM (93.3 FM; MUNCY, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WJSA-FM (96.3 FM; JERSEY SHORE, PA; Owner: CONVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVNW (96.7 FM; BURNHAM, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)
  • WOWY (98.7 FM; PLEASANT GAP, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWBE (98.3 FM; MIFFLINBURG, PA; Owner: B-98 BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Woodward:

  • WILF (Channel 53; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: PEGASUS BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, L.P.)


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 3.0 Miles Off Sr45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: 68.0, Overall height: 67.1 m
    Registrant: 8143556800, Datancib@co.Centre.Pa.Us, 420 HOLMES ST.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • CENT30, Cent30, 3 Miles Off Sr 45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WPWD440
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.200 MHz, 853.037 MHz, 853.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2012, Expiration Date: 10/22/2022, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr
    Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 2605 Interstate Drive, Suite 135, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • WOODWARD, 3 Miles Off Sr45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WQPA860
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.385 MHz, 460.525 MHz, 155.535 MHz, 155.115 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 03/22/2022, Certifier: Lisa James
    Registrant: Union County 911, 155 N 15th St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, Phone: (570) 524-8810, Fax: (570) 524-8818, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Round Top Rd (Lat: 40.918389 Lon: -77.331917), Overall height: 68.6 m, Call Sign: WPJD471
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/27/2021
    Registrant: Union County 911, 155 N 15th St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, Phone: (570) 524-8810, Fax: (570) 524-8818, Email:
  • Mountain Top Site (Lat: 40.918389 Lon: -77.331917), Structure height: 68 m, Call Sign: WPOP281
    Assigned Frequencies: 6558.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 10/30/2018
    Registrant: County Of Centre, 420 Holmes St, Bellefonte, PA 16823, Phone: (814) 355-6800, Fax: (814) 355-6776
  • CENT30, Winkel Blech Mountain , 2 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 40.917722 Lon: -77.332333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WPRR411
    Assigned Frequencies: 6658.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/2000, Expiration Date: 12/22/2010, Cancellation Date: 12/18/2001, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr.
    Registrant: Rcc Consultants, Inc, 2000 Linglestown Rd. , Suite 304, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9347, Phone: (717) 651-3304, Fax: (717) 671-0200
  • WOODWARD, 3.0 Miles Off Sr45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WQHU699
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2007, Expiration Date: 11/09/2017, Certifier: Thomas W Hess
    Registrant: Union County 911, 155 N 15th St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, Phone: (570) 524-8810, Fax: (570) 524-8818, Email:
  • FN19, 3.0 Miles Off Sr45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WQPI885
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 05/31/2022, Certifier: Melvin L Van Cleave
    Registrant: Cavell, Mertz & Associates, Inc., 7732 Donegan Drive, Manassas, VA 20109, Phone: (703) 392-9090, Email:
  • WOODWARD, 3.0 Miles Off Sr45 (Lat: 40.918333 Lon: -77.332222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WQRG306, Licensee ID: L00013039
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2013, Expiration Date: 05/07/2023, Certifier: Daniel A Tancibok
    Registrant: County Of Centre, 420 Holmes St, Bellefonte, PA 16823, Phone: (814) 355-6800, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N3RJV, Licensee ID: L00802316
    Grant Date: 01/22/2004, Expiration Date: 01/25/2014, Certifier: Anthony W Brindel
    Registrant: Anthony W Brindel, Box 27 Rd, Woodward, PA 16882



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$77,140
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

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