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McKean County, Pennsylvania (PA)

County population in 2014: 42,554 (36% urban, 64% rural); it was 45,936 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,154
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,486
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,482
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,543 (it was 4,542 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

30%

Land area: 982 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in McKean County: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (37.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in McKean County, Pennsylvania:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.0 years
Males: 21,702  (51.0%)
Females: 20,852  (49.0%)

McKean County,PA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
McKean County:

2.0 people
Pennsylvania:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,432 ($33,040 in 1999)

This county:

$41432
Pennsylvania:

$52007

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $452 (lower quartile is $332, upper quartile is $547)
This county:

$452
State:

$675


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $72,479 (it was $54,200 in 2000)
McKean:

$72,479
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,461 - $114,225
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $878
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $353

Institutionalized population: 2,173
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2008: 26 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $164,600
  • 2014: 26 buildings, average cost: $186,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,334 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,089 (1.6%)

McKean County household income distribution in 2009 McKean County home values distribution McKean County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.2%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.1% for Black residents, 38.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.8% for American Indian residents, 17.9% for other race residents, 34.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.1%
McKean County:

18.1%
Pennsylvania:

13.7%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.4% for Black residents, 39.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.3% for American Indian residents, 17.6% for other race residents, 33.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 41 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 37 years old, American Indian residents: 37 years old, Asian residents: 19 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33 years old, Other race residents: 34 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in McKean County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $494 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $662 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bradford, Kane, Port Allegany, Smethport, Foster Brook, Mount Jewett, Eldred, Lewis Run, Rew.

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

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Neighboring counties: Albany County, Wyoming , Clarion County , Platte County, Wyoming , Rich County, Utah , Tioga County , Stephenson County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Current college students: 1,656
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 630 (48% naturalized citizens)

McKean County:

1.4%
Whole state:

4.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 48
  • 1990 to 1994: 68
  • 1985 to 1989: 58
  • 1980 to 1984: 105
  • 1975 to 1979: 37
  • 1970 to 1974: 79
  • 1970 to 1974: 40
  • 1965 to 1969: 195

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.6%

McKean County marital status for males McKean County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 16,250
  • One, attached: 177
  • Two: 1,170
  • 3 or 4: 686
  • 5 to 9: 349
  • 10 to 19: 139
  • 20 or more: 597
  • Mobile homes: 2,215
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 61

Housing units in McKean County with a mortgage: 5,923 (598 second mortgage, 553 home equity loan, 47 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,503

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for McKean County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,9879
Mainline Protestant7,44734
Evangelical Protestant5,05040
Other834
None22,883-
McKean County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
McKean County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
McKean County:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 39
This county:

8.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
McKean County:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
McKean County:

26.1%
State:

27.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.6%
State:

11.5%

Agriculture in McKean County:

Average size of farms: 157 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $18,084
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $83.41
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 7.01%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.17%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $19,283
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 30.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,523
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.71
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 27.54%
Corn for grain: 282 harvested acres
Vegetables: 47 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 27 acres

Earthquake activity:

McKean County-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 96.4 miles away from McKean County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 133.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 259.9 miles away from the county 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 114.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 169.4 miles away from McKean County center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 306.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • PennsylvaniaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3235): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3235, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • PennsylvaniaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 21, 2003 to September 12, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1485): August 23, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1485, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • PennsylvaniaFlooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 1, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1093): January 21, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1093, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • PennsylvaniaSevere Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3105): March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3105, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • PennsylvaniaSevere Storms, High Winds, Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 31, 1985 to June 1, 1985, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-737): June 3, 1985, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-737, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • PennsylvaniaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: August 27, 1984, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-721): August 27, 1984, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-721, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • PennsylvaniaTropical Storm Agnes, Incident Period: June 23, 1972, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-340): June 23, 1972, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-340, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm

The number of natural disasters in McKean County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (9%)
  • Jamaica (8%)
  • Japan (7%)
  • Cuba (6%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Italy (5%)
  • Iraq (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in McKean County (%):

  • German (22%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • Italian (13%)
  • United States or American (11%)
  • Swedish (9%)
  • English (9%)
  • Polish (4%)

McKean County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 15,563 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 2,426 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 98 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0%)
  • Walked: 991 (5%)
  • Other means: 123 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 478 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in McKean County, Pennsylvania in 2000:

  • 1,368 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 580 people in nursing homes
  • 401 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 123 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 67 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 52 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 47 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in McKean County, Pennsylvania in 2010:

  • 1,441 people in federal prisons
  • 805 people in college/university student housing
  • 566 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 108 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 89 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 77 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,970.

3.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.44%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.53% relocated from other counties in Pennsylvania ($13,325 average AGI)
1.91% relocated from other states ($20,093 average AGI)
McKean County:

1.91%
Pennsylvania average:

1.90%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.42% ($25,779 average AGI)
from Potter County, PA  0.28% ($27,356)
from Elk County, PA  0.17% ($29,714)
from Warren County, PA  0.12% ($28,211)
from Allegany County, NY  0.10% ($30,875)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.09% ($31,143)
from Erie County, PA  0.08% ($39,692)


4.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,801 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.00%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.83% relocated to other counties in Pennsylvania ($13,144 average AGI)
2.16% relocated to other states ($23,657 average AGI)
McKean County:

2.16%
Pennsylvania average:

2.07%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.44% ($31,667 average AGI)
to Potter County, PA  0.29% ($21,553)
to Warren County, PA  0.21% ($29,400)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.21% ($29,294)
to Erie County, PA  0.18% ($29,379)
to Elk County, PA  0.15% ($27,458)
to Erie County, NY  0.07% ($39,667)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in McKean County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in McKean County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in McKean County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in McKean County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in McKean County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,892 (7,205 aged, 1,687 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 702 (7%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in McKean County, Pennsylvania in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (953)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (591)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (520)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (410)
  • Peripheral vascular disease, unspecified (284)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (255)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (212)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (204)
  • Unspecified dementia (177)
  • Congestive heart failure (167)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.47
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14227.88
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 471.950
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 46803.7

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 953.350
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1129.140
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15.78

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32.26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 76.63

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.76

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 143.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 105.3
  • Other - 38.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 40,272
  • In family households: 32,876 (7,972 male householders, 3,091 female householders)
    8,209 spouses, 10,777 children (9,872 natural, 251 adopted, 654 stepchildren), 711 grandchildren, 241 brothers or sisters, 300 parents, 251 other relatives, 1,182 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,396 (3,025 male householders (2,388 living alone)), 3,095 female householders (2,679 living alone)), 1,276 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,178 (2,173 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 5,401 2-persons, 2,473 3-persons, 1,932 4-persons, 823 5-persons, 294 6-persons, 140 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,067 1-person, 903 2-persons, 96 3-persons, 41 4-persons, 9 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

7,269 married couples with children.
2,709 single-parent households (823 men, 1,886 women).

96.5% of residents of McKean County speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $288,038,000 ($6443 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,484,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $126,821,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $69,310,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $987,000
Federal grants: $52,843,000
Federal procurement contracts: $9,733,000 ($93,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $28,344,000 ($607,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $517,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,769,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,534,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,541
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,712
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +33
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,349
Here -30 per 1000 residents
State -2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in McKean County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.09 millions of gallons per day (33% from ground, 67% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 77
  • 2000 to 2004: 930
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,357
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,441
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,288
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,694
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,675
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,275
  • 1939 or earlier: 8,225
Rooms in houses/apartments in McKean County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 15
  • 2 rooms: 49
  • 3 rooms: 176
  • 4 rooms: 1,002
  • 5 rooms: 2,812
  • 6 rooms: 3,439
  • 7 rooms: 2,632
  • 8 rooms: 1,723
  • 9+ rooms: 1,634
  • 1 room: 110
  • 2 rooms: 292
  • 3 rooms: 672
  • 4 rooms: 937
  • 5 rooms: 995
  • 6 rooms: 763
  • 7 rooms: 410
  • 8 rooms: 221
  • 9+ rooms: 142
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in McKean County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 390
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,136
  • 3 bedrooms: 6,997
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,355
  • 5+ bedrooms: 581
  • no bedroom: 144
  • 1 bedroom: 1,138
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,687
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,179
  • 4 bedrooms: 319
  • 5+ bedrooms: 75
Cars and other vehicles available in McKean County, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 610
  • 1 vehicle: 4,499
  • 2 vehicles: 6,357
  • 3 vehicles: 1,594
  • 4 vehicles: 340
  • 5+ vehicles: 82
  • no vehicle: 1,092
  • 1 vehicle: 2,383
  • 2 vehicles: 916
  • 3 vehicles: 124
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

64% of McKean County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in Pennsylvania.

McKean County:

64.5%
State average:

64.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 33266
  • Northeast: 8142
  • Midwest: 1301
  • South: 1919
  • West: 451

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $38,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in McKean County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (86.4%)
  • Wood (5.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.6%)
  • Electricity (2.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.1%)
  • Utility gas (84.3%)
  • Electricity (10.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.6%)
  • Wood (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 406
Here:

7.7%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 182
Here:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 192
Here:

13.8%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

McKean County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $6,126,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $2,863,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,831,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,807,000
    Health - Other: $1,851,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,450,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,265,000
    Financial Administration: $977,000
    General - Other: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $288,000
    Regular Highways: $179,000
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $11,702,000
    Corporate Bonds: $2,765,000
    Benefit Payments: $1,010,000
    Total Cash and Deposits: $800,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $390,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $709,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $47,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,477,000

McKean County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $5,297,000
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $1,658,000
    Local Employee Contribution: $551,000
    From Parent Local Government: $300,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $506,000
    Interest Earnings: $233,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,913,000
    All Other: $2,725,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,870,000
    General Local Government Support: $721,000
    Highways: $264,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,691,000
    Other License: $121,000

McKean County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,015,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,455,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000

McKean County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $912,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $4,984,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,109,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,576
  • Number of aged recipients: 69
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,507
  • Number of recipients under 18: 295
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,088
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 193
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 527
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 781
McKean County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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McKean County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in McKean County, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John47575.9 years
Mary45578.8 years
William36675.8 years
James31272.6 years
Robert31071.5 years
Charles24975.5 years
Margaret22080.0 years
Helen21980.2 years
George21776.5 years
Joseph20476.2 years
Most common last names in McKean County, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson29577.9 years
Anderson21479.9 years
Smith17076.5 years
Peterson11477.4 years
Swanson10578.8 years
Brown10577.1 years
Carlson10379.7 years
Nelson7776.9 years
Miller7475.2 years
Larson7179.5 years
Businesses in McKean County, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block3
Ace Hardware3La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Penske1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack2
CVS1Rite Aid2
Chevrolet1Sears1
Comfort Inn1Subway3
Curves2Tim Hortons3
Dairy Queen1Toyota1
Domino's Pizza1True Value3
Fashion Bug1U-Haul3
FedEx4UPS5
Ford2Walmart1
GameStop1YMCA1
Goodwill3

McKean County on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"