Wrightsville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,296 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 1,057  (46.0%)
Females: 1,239  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17368.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,449 (it was $37,379 in 2000)
Wrightsville:

$52,449
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,641 (it was $18,711 in 2000)

Wrightsville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $135,673 (it was $81,600 in 2000)
Wrightsville:

$135,673
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $212,174; detached houses: $232,176; townhouses or other attached units: $135,574; in 2-unit structures: $131,743; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $69,216; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $229,950; mobile homes: $76,675; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $92,075

Median gross rent in 2017: $913.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wrightsville: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.3%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 55.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 53.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wrightsville, PA (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wrightsville is 125 to 1.


Crime rates in Wrightsville by year

Type

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(129.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(134.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(172.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(221.2)
2
(89.5)
1
(44.3)
10
(431.6)
2
(87.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(177.0)
5
(223.8)
7
(310.4)
2
(86.3)
5
(218.1)
4
(174.6)
2
(87.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(796.5)
24
(1,074)
25
(1,109)
39
(1,683)
62
(2,704)
37
(1,615)
37
(1,623)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(86.3)
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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)88.5116.874.9322.0140.976.871.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Wrightsville, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (46.3%), American (11.9%), Italian (5.0%), Irish (4.5%), English (2.8%), Egyptian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/11/1834

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 3,690 people per square mile   (average).

Wrightsville, Pennsylvania map

57 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.9% Africa).

This borough:

2.4%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,924 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,684 (2.3%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Wrightsville, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wrightsville, PA in 2017

Property values in Wrightsville, PA

Wrightsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Wrightsville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (13.1%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Machinery (3.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (18.0%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Machinery (6.0%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Printing & related support activities (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Wrightsville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)

Average climate in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wrightsville, Pennsylvania average temperatures Wrightsville, Pennsylvania average precipitation Wrightsville, Pennsylvania humidity Wrightsville, Pennsylvania wind speed Wrightsville, Pennsylvania snowfall Wrightsville, Pennsylvania sunshine Wrightsville, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
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 84.6. This is about average.

City:

84.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.86
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00190
U.S.:

0.00984

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 the city 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

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

Points of interest:

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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

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

York 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 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)
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

For population 15 years and over in Wrightsville:

Marital status in Wrightsville, PA
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

For population 25 years and over in Wrightsville:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wrightsville, PA (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
York County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.9%
Pennsylvania:

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
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,049$52,1960$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,321$39,8528$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,989$35,8681$1,329
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$434
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,825
Totals for Government 5$19,359$46,46212$3,588

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $223,000 ($97.13)
    General - Other: $191,000 ($83.19)
    Regular Highways: $163,000 ($70.99)
    Central Staff Services: $78,000 ($33.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $54,000 ($23.52)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($11.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($6.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($6.10)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($1.31)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($101.05)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($74.04)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($67.51)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($7.40)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $272,000 ($118.47)

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

  • Charges - Other: $42,000 ($18.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($8.28)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($50.96)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($10.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $45,000 ($19.60)
    Special Assessments: $27,000 ($11.76)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $69,000 ($30.05)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Tax - Property: $297,000 ($129.36)
    Individual Income: $225,000 ($98.00)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $36,000 ($15.68)
    Public Utility License: $25,000 ($10.89)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000 ($6.97)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($8.71)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($69.69)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $388,000 ($168.99)

4.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
York County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.47% ($54,678 average AGI)
from Adams County, PA  0.46% ($35,685)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.44% ($43,221)


4.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.46% ($46,978 average AGI)
to Adams County, PA  0.44% ($39,187)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.37% ($45,275)

Businesses in Wrightsville, PA

  • Kroger: 1

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Wrightsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 24.7mTotal length
  • $2,863,000Total costs
  • 126,928Total average daily traffic
  • 17,946Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,285Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wrightsville, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wrightsville, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2014, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: 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: 10556.2 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2007, Expiration Date: 03/13/2017, Cancellation Date: 05/13/2017, Certifier: Robert L Bragg Jr, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/08/2008, Expiration Date: 05/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, 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: WRAA459,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2017, Expiration Date: 09/22/2027, Certifier: Timothy D Feilinger, Registrant: County Of York, 120 Davies Drive, York, PA 17402, Phone: (717) 840-2924, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2002, Expiration Date: 08/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 04/14/2011, Expiration Date: 07/08/2021, Registrant: Long Level Marina Inc

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 03/31/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Patrick E Cooke, 1710 Long Level Rd, 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 in Wrightsville, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wrightsville, 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 fires per year is 41. The highest number of fire incidents - 83 took place in 2010, and the least - 15 in 2012. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Wrightsville, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (66.0%), and Outside Fires (18.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wrightsville, PA
    • 43566.0%Structure Fires
    • 11918.1%Outside Fires
    • 6910.5%Other
    • 365.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wrightsville, PA
  • 69.0%Utility gas
  • 16.1%Electricity
  • 12.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wrightsville, PA
  • 63.9%Utility gas
  • 28.8%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wrightsville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below 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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