Coopersburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,493 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 1,221  (49.0%)
Females: 1,272  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

45.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18036.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,087 (it was $43,603 in 2000)
Coopersburg:

$61,087
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,239 (it was $21,689 in 2000)

Coopersburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $256,350 (it was $136,000 in 2000)
Coopersburg:

$256,350
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $260,583; detached houses: $276,581; townhouses or other attached units: $155,342

Median gross rent in 2017: $811.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coopersburg: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.1%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Coopersburg, PA (2010)
    • 2,23593.7%White alone
    • 843.5%Hispanic
    • 271.1%Asian alone
    • 200.8%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania as of October 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Coopersburg is 347 to 1.


Crime rates in Coopersburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(77.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(83.3)
1
(41.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(77.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(83.0)
1
(41.6)
1
(41.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(233.3)
3
(116.6)
1
(39.0)
4
(156.3)
3
(116.0)
4
(167.1)
4
(165.9)
3
(124.7)
6
(250.0)
1
(41.5)
1
(41.2)
6
(240.6)
1
(39.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(233.3)
6
(233.3)
4
(156.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.7)
1
(41.8)
1
(41.5)
2
(83.1)
3
(125.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(247.1)
5
(200.5)
2
(79.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(1,244)
36
(1,400)
35
(1,366)
N/A17
(657.4)
13
(543.0)
14
(580.7)
16
(665.0)
20
(833.3)
24
(995.4)
16
(659.0)
13
(521.3)
26
(1,036)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(77.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(125.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.6)
1
(41.7)
1
(41.5)
4
(164.7)
3
(120.3)
1
(39.9)
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)
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)198.3101.973.485.983.168.184.273.2174.684.665.192.6102.0

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City-data.com crime index in Coopersburg, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (33.5%), Pennsylvania German (9.2%), American (8.0%), Italian (6.6%), Irish (5.9%), Russian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/02/1879

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 0.93 square miles.

Population density: 2,685 people per square mile   (average).

Coopersburg, Pennsylvania map

95 residents are foreign born (2.2% Asia, 1.9% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

This borough:

3.9%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,906 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,391 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (7.8 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (37.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

DeSales University, PA (1.4 miles ),
Richlandtown borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Milford Square, PA (2.3 miles ),
Quakertown borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Spinnerstown, PA (2.4 miles ),
Hellertown borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Emmaus borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Fountain Hill borough, PA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.51 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Area codes: 484, 610

Distribution of median household income in Coopersburg, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Coopersburg, PA in 2017
Coopersburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Coopersburg, PA
Historical housing units in Coopersburg, PA
Most common industries in Coopersburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Chemicals (4.7%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Chemicals (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.7%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Chemicals (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Coopersburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Engineers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (6.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)

Average climate in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Coopersburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 83.5. This is about average.

City:

83.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.1000. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.1000
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.32
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0632. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0632
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Coopersburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Coopersburg borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 20.6 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coopersburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% 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 36.3 miles away from Coopersburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 244.1 miles away from Coopersburg 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 34.9 miles away from Coopersburg 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) earthquake occurred 269.9 miles away from the city 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 288.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.3 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 Lehigh County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coopersburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Coopersburg:

  • VALLEY MANOR NURSING AND REHAB (7650 ROUTE 309)
  • VALLEY MANOR NURSING CT (PO BOX 163)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Coopersburg:

  • BARC/ZION HILL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • BARC/MILFORD (Hospital, about 3 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • MARY ELLEN CONV HM INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HELLERTOWN, PA)
  • MARY ELLEN CONVALESCENT HOME, (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HELLERTOWN, PA)
  • PHOEBE RICHLAND HCC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RICHLANDTOWN, PA)
  • LIFEQUEST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • UPPER BUCKS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)

Heliports located in Coopersburg:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coopersburg:

  • DeSales University (about 3 miles; Center Valley, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,862)
  • Lehigh University (about 7 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 9 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 12 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College (about 16 miles; Schnecksville, PA; FT enrollment: 4,391)
  • Lafayette College (about 17 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Delaware Valley College (about 20 miles; Doylestown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,025)

Public elementary/middle schools in Coopersburg:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Coopersburg Fire Company 1 Station 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Coopersburg: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Fritzinger's Hotel (101 South Main Street), Econo Lodge Coopersburg (321 South Route 309 South).

Birthplace of: Thomas Buchecker Cooper - Politician.

Lehigh 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 Coopersburg and their reported violations in the past:

LOCUST VALLEY CHAPEL (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2007), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LOCUST VALLEY GOLF CLUB (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-26-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (AUG-23-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-24-2013 and JUL-24-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
SOCIAL TEA CATERERS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAR-20-2012 and APR-20-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-23-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-23-2012), St Site Visit (enforcement) (APR-23-2012)
MOYERS LAKE CAMPGROUNDS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LOWER MILFORD TWP FIRE CO #1 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (OCT-23-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (OCT-23-2007)
THE INSIDE SCOOP ICE CREAM (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-26-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-26-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-22-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between AUG-30-2011 and SEP-30-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-26-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PAPPYS ORCHARD AND LISAS KITCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • COOPERSBURG MUN WATER AUTH (Population served: 2,570, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WEDGEWOOD GOLF COURSE (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • UPPR SAUCON GC AT TUMBLEBROOK (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

61.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
167 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Coopersburg (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Coopersburg Branch at 240 S Third St, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • QNB Bank: Coopersburg Branch at 51 S Third St, branch established on 1988/05/09. Info updated 2008/02/06: Bank assets: $864.8 mil, Deposits: $750.7 mil, headquarters in Quakertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Qnb Corp.
  • National Penn Bank: Coopersburg Office (Inside Giant) at 216 East Fairmont Street And Route 309, branch established on 1995/09/13. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Coopersburg Branch at 7001 Fairmont Street, branch established on 1988/01/07. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Lafayette Ambassador Bank: Coopersburg Branch at 317 E. Landis Street, branch established on 2007/09/17. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $1,453.3 mil, Deposits: $1,078.2 mil, headquarters in Bethlehem, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Coopersburg Branch at 4 South Main Street, branch established on 1907/02/24. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Coopersburg:

Marital status in Coopersburg, PA
  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Coopersburg:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coopersburg, PA (based on Lehigh County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic68,21327
Mainline Protestant64,308126
Evangelical Protestant20,644106
Other19,77629
Orthodox2,6255
Black Protestant8543
None173,077-
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: 64
Lehigh County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Lehigh County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Lehigh County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Lehigh County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 253
Here:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.9%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Coopersburg:

48.4%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Coopersburg:

28.1
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Coopersburg:

20.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Coopersburg:

9.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Coopersburg:

57.1%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coopersburg, 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 7$35,424$60,7273$5,979
Streets and Highways 3$8,967$35,8680$0
Water Supply 2$11,415$68,4900$0
Police - Other 1$4,162$49,9449$1,419
Other Government Administration 1$4,162$49,9449$1,375
Sewerage 0$0 1$155
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,657
Totals for Government 14$64,130$54,96924$11,585

Coopersburg government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $203,000 ($81.43)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $687,000 ($275.57)
    Water Utilities: $434,000 ($174.09)
    Sewerage: $419,000 ($168.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $294,000 ($117.93)
    Regular Highways: $277,000 ($111.11)
    General - Other: $150,000 ($60.17)
    General Public Buildings: $93,000 ($37.30)
    Central Staff Services: $90,000 ($36.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000 ($22.46)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($18.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($6.42)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($6.42)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $12,000 ($4.81)
    Health - Other: $12,000 ($4.81)
    Housing and Community Development: $10,000 ($4.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($3.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $45,000 ($18.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $60,000 ($24.07)
    Central Staff Services: $32,000 ($12.84)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($11.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $878,000 ($352.19)

Coopersburg government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $757,000 ($303.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $300,000 ($120.34)
    Other: $19,000 ($7.62)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($4.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($10.83)
    Fines and Forfeits: $24,000 ($9.63)
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000 ($2.81)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.80)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $356,000 ($142.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $189,000 ($75.81)
    Highways: $148,000 ($59.37)
    Other: $57,000 ($22.86)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.80)
  • Tax - Property: $969,000 ($388.69)
    Individual Income: $252,000 ($101.08)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000 ($18.05)
    Public Utility License: $35,000 ($14.04)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $25,000 ($10.03)

Coopersburg government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $955,000 ($383.07)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $786,000 ($315.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000 ($67.79)

Coopersburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000 ($4.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $427,000 ($171.28)

5.71% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,129 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($240 average AGI)
Lehigh County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Northampton County, PA  1.63% ($44,109 average AGI)
from Berks County, PA  0.32% ($50,058)
from Bucks County, PA  0.27% ($54,032)


5.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($800 average AGI)
Lehigh County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Northampton County, PA  1.72% ($48,295 average AGI)
to Berks County, PA  0.33% ($50,766)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.23% ($67,026)
Businesses in Coopersburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Burger King1Kroger1
CVS1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS2
Giant1

Strongest AM radio stations in Coopersburg:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coopersburg:

  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Coopersburg:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Coopersburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Coopersburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.8mTotal length
  • $97,000Total costs
  • 106,773Total average daily traffic
  • 7,923Total average daily truck traffic
  • 94,593Total future (year 2013) average daily traffic
New bridges in Coopersburg, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Coopersburg, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Coopersburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • ZIONSVILLE, 3063-A Yost Lane (Lat: 40.487306 Lon: -75.473250), Type: Mast, Structure height: 56.1 m, Overall height: 56.7 m, Call Sign: WPNB431,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2013, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • 9NN, 3063 A Yost Ln (Lat: 40.487083 Lon: -75.474000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQJG296,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 23030.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2008, Expiration Date: 08/26/2018, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2018, Certifier: Kurt Maass, Registrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • VRQ, Passer And Jacoby Roads (Lat: 40.518417 Lon: -75.385194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQJJ452,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11335.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2008, Expiration Date: 09/30/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/01/2018, Certifier: Kurt Maass, Registrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • FLINT HILL, 2088 Forest Drive (Lat: 40.529361 Lon: -75.348806), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.1 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WQQV992, Licensee ID: L00071364,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Tracy A Carl, Registrant: Bucks County Department Of Emergency Communications, 1265 Almshouse Road, Doylestown, PA 18901, Phone: (215) 340-8112, Email:
  • NYK0010, 3063 A Yost Lane (Lat: 40.487194 Lon: -75.473611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WQSS924,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz... (+30 more), Grant Date: 11/08/2013, Expiration Date: 11/08/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coopersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Coopersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$213,44914$181,69555$176,5666$11,3282$105,445
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$244,8801$143,9302$134,9350$01$143,930
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$225,8851$151,92015$196,9013$12,3271$151,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$168,4153$305,51313$198,9782$67,4650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$141,5971$8,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0069.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$175,9103$246,877
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0069.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Coopersburg, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Coopersburg, 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 fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of reported fires - 50 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Coopersburg, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (61.5%), and Outside Fires (20.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Coopersburg, PA
    • 24861.5%Structure Fires
    • 8220.3%Outside Fires
    • 4110.2%Other
    • 327.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coopersburg, PA
Most common first names in Coopersburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7783.4 years
John7576.9 years
William6373.0 years
Robert5974.0 years
Anna5482.4 years
Helen4983.6 years
Charles4878.4 years
Joseph4476.5 years
Paul4474.0 years
Dorothy3478.3 years
Most common last names in Coopersburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2679.2 years
Smith2275.9 years
Moyer1375.7 years
Schaffer1287.0 years
Koch1281.3 years
Young1272.5 years
Weil1280.1 years
Diehl1074.9 years
Brown1077.6 years
Fluck1077.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coopersburg, PA
  • 45.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.4%Electricity
  • 18.0%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coopersburg, PA
  • 63.4%Electricity
  • 13.2%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.4%Wood
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Other fuel
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Coopersburg 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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