Wrightsville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 2,291 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.1%
 
Males: 1,074  (46.9%)
Females: 1,217  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 17368.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $46,147 (it was $37,379 in 2000)
Wrightsville:

$46,147
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $21,580 (it was $18,711 in 2000)

Wrightsville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $114,672 (it was $81,600 in 2000)
Wrightsville:

$114,672
PA:

$170,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $192,117; Detached houses: $211,533; Townhouses or other attached units: $132,713; In 2-unit structures: $178,069; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,465; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $274,230; Mobile homes: $53,625

Median gross rent in 2015: $878.

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  • Races in Wrightsville, PA (2010)

    Wrightsville races chart
    • 2,18594.6%White alone
    • 642.8%Hispanic
    • 411.8%Two or more races
    • 140.6%Black alone
    • 60.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wrightsville: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Wrightsville, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (51.6%), American (10.1%), Italian (4.9%), Irish (4.2%), English (4.2%), Pennsylvania German (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/11/1834

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 3,682 people per square mile   (average).

Wrightsville,PA real estate house value index trend

Wrightsville, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Wrightsville:

  • High school or higher: 79.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wrightsville borough:

  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

43 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.3%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania as of March 30, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Wrightsville to the number of sex offenders is 144 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,778 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,362 (2.2%)

Wrightsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (12.1 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (49.8 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (73.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Columbia borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Marietta borough, PA (1.6 miles ), East Prospect borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Washington Boro, PA (2.0 miles ), Hallam borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Maytown, PA (2.1 miles ), Yorkana borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Mountville borough, PA (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.02 N, Longitude: 76.53 W

Area code: 717

Wrightsville household income distribution Wrightsville home values distribution

Property values in Wrightsville, PA


Crime rates in Wrightsville by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000300
per 100,000 0.00.00.0129.50.00.0
Robberies 030400
per 100,000 0.0134.30.0172.60.00.0
Assaults 5211020
per 100,000 221.289.544.3431.687.20.0
Burglaries 457254
per 100,000 177.0223.8310.486.3218.1174.6
Theft 182425396237
per 100,000 796.51,074.31,108.61,683.22,703.91,615.0
Auto thefts 000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.086.30.00.0
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 263.7) 88.5116.874.9322.0140.976.8

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Crime rate in Wrightsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Pennsylvania average:

2.61
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -181 (-7.5%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wrightsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Wrightsville borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 tornado 17.9 miles away from the borough center caused $18 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wrightsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 33.6 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 226.4 miles away from Wrightsville 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 34.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 294.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 265.7 miles away from Wrightsville center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wrightsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Gene Crumling - Baseball player, Jon Witman - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Wrightsville:

  • LANCASTER GENERAL HOSPITAL SUSQUEHANNA (Hospital, about 2 miles away; COLUMBIA, PA)
  • ST ANNE'S RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COLUMBIA, PA)
  • ASERACARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MOUNTVILLE, PA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE LANCASTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MOUNTVILLE, PA)
  • RHEEMS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, PA)
  • SKILLS OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA INC - NORTH (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WINDSOR, PA)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; YORK, PA)

Amtrak stations near Wrightsville:

  • 7 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: LANCASTER (53 MCGOVERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wrightsville:

  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 8 miles; York, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,212)
  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania (about 10 miles; Millersville, PA; FT enrollment: 7,743)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 12 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 12 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 17 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • Messiah College (about 26 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 27 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)

Public high school in Wrightsville:

  • EASTERN YORK HS (Students: 807, Location: 720 COOL CREEK RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Wrightsville:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Correction on Hospital. Closest one is either York Hospital in York County OR Lancaster General in Lancaster County. LGH Columbia was closed down over a year ago. Either way you are looking at an half hour travel time and a three hour wait in the ER. added by Melissa
  • Lancaster General HospitalSusquehanna Division no longer is open. If medical is needed you need to attend Memorial Hosp. apprix.10 miles or York Hospital approx. 20 miles. from Wrightsville

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Notable location: Wrightsville Steam Engine and Hose Company 1 Station 41 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Wrightsville: Saint Marys Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.63. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.63
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00909. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00909
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 15.6%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.0% for Black residents, 53.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  64.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  11.9%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Wrightsville (2011 data):

  • Northwest Savings Bank: Wrightsville Branch at 120 North Fourth Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Wrightsville Branch at 750 Hellam Street, branch established on 1959/01/28. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wrightsville borough (based on York County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant79,653217
Evangelical Protestant47,150222
Catholic35,60513
Other4,81524
Black Protestant1,33910
Orthodox4002
None266,010-
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: 62
York County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
York County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
York County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 231
Here:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.7%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.6%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wrightsville:

24.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wrightsville:

11.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.6%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Wrightsville:

76.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wrightsville, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,825
Other Government Administration 1$3,321$39,8528$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,049$52,1960$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$434
Streets and Highways 1$2,989$35,8681$1,329
Totals for Government 5$19,359$46,46212$3,588

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($9.17)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $164,000 ($71.58)
    Police Protection: $152,000 ($66.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($52.38)
    General - Other: $101,000 ($44.09)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($10.48)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($7.42)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($5.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($4.80)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($3.93)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($2.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($1.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $7,000 ($3.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $219,000 ($95.59)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($70.27)
    All Other: $27,000 ($11.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($3.49)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $42,000 ($18.33)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($6.98)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $37,000 ($16.15)
    All Other: $8,000 ($3.49)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.87)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $179,000 ($78.13)
    Property: $63,000 ($27.50)
    NEC: $48,000 ($20.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $323,000 ($140.99)

3.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,216 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($458 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.39% ($45,978 average AGI)
from Adams County, PA  0.38% ($32,159)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.30% ($37,678)


4.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.05%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($328 average AGI)
York County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.43% ($42,000 average AGI)
to Adams County, PA  0.36% ($35,805)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.29% ($36,759)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wrightsville:

  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVZN (1580 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBIA, PA; Owner: ESFUERZO DE UNION CRISTIANA)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOYK (1350 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WOYK, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wrightsville:

  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRBT (94.9 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wrightsville:

  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
Wrightsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Wrightsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
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  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 2,418Total average daily traffic
  • 241Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,265Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wrightsville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wrightsville, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • COLUMBIA, 5254 Furnace Rd (Lat: 40.037611 Lon: -76.592944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WMQ416
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2014, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • WRIGHTSVILLE, Almoney Rd, 0.1 Mile South Of Mt Pisgah Rd (Lat: 39.999222 Lon: -76.542222), Type: Tank, Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQGN976
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 10556.2 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2007, Expiration Date: 03/13/2017, Certifier: Robert L Bragg JrRegistrant: County Of York, 120 Davies Drive, York, PA 17402, Phone: (717) 840-2922, Fax: (717) 840-4841, Email:
  • WRIGHTSVILLE, 529 Cool Springs Road ( 10131 ) (Lat: 40.030361 Lon: -76.556583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQIT362
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 05/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • EAST PROSPECT, 121 Willow Creek Road ( 010093 ) (Lat: 39.959611 Lon: -76.529333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQIT415
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2008, Expiration Date: 05/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 1730 Long Level Rd Upon Lake Clarke (Lat: 39.974000 Lon: -76.487750), Overall height: 0 m, Call Sign: KZS873, Licensee ID: L00019261
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2002, Expiration Date: 08/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012Registrant: Susquehanna Yacht Club Of Long Level, 1730 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368-9009
  • Rd 1 Route 624 (Lat: 39.969556 Lon: -76.488583), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WHG990, Licensee ID: L01598836
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2011, Expiration Date: 07/08/2021Registrant: Long Level Marina Inc

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wrightsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1849V , Serial Number: 14114, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Patrick E Cooke, 1710 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 62BA , Serial Number: 27-4859
    Registrant (Individual): Holly A Nugent, Po Box 181, Wrightsville, PA 17368

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$103,9652$133,6457$138,6091$59,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$133,9571$44,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$143,2000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$91,1200$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0235.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$188,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0235.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

LOWER WINDSOR TWP BUILDING (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
SHANKS MARE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
MOON DANCER WINERY (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations

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

  • HENRYS SEAFOOD (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Wrightsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wrightsville, PA
Most common first names in Wrightsville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles5173.8 years
Mary4279.5 years
John4275.0 years
William4172.2 years
George2875.9 years
Harry2776.8 years
Robert2668.5 years
Paul2474.2 years
James2168.0 years
Anna2072.6 years
Most common last names in Wrightsville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Keller2378.9 years
Smith2376.4 years
Abel2078.1 years
Miller1778.8 years
Graham1675.6 years
Young1576.3 years
Fahringer1570.3 years
Smeltzer1472.9 years
Dellinger1383.4 years
Campbell1273.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Businesses in Wrightsville, PA

  • Kroger: 1

Wrightsville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Wrightsville on our top lists:

  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Egypt (population 500+)"
  • #39 (17368) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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