Huntingdon, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2022: 6,930 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.2%
 
Males: 3,156  (45.5%)
Females: 3,774  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

34.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 16652.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $58,251 (it was $31,261 in 2000)
Huntingdon:

$58,251
PA:

$71,798

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $30,984 (it was $15,744 in 2000)

Huntingdon borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $207,622 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Huntingdon:

$207,622
PA:

$245,500

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $231,433; detached houses: $244,890; townhouses or other attached units: $136,587; in 2-unit structures: $150,424; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $590,848; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $302,695; mobile homes: $107,696; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $23,995

Median gross rent in 2022: $779.

March 2022 cost of living index in Huntingdon: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 13.2%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)

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  • Races in Huntingdon, PA (2022)
    • 6,01287.2%White alone
    • 6168.9%Two or more races
    • 1021.5%Hispanic
    • 861.2%Black alone
    • 630.9%Asian alone
    • 550.8%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 1,090 registered sex offenders living in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania as of June 13, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Huntingdon is 6 to 1.


Crime rates in Huntingdon by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2022

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)
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)
Robberies
(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)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.5)
1
(14.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(89.0)
2
(28.2)
2
(28.1)
12
(169.6)
12
(169.8)
6
(85.3)
26
(370.1)
16
(228.0)
34
(487.5)
22
(316.7)
15
(216.0)
2
(28.9)
1
(14.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(29.7)
9
(126.9)
0
(0.0)
9
(127.2)
1
(14.1)
1
(14.2)
3
(42.7)
5
(71.3)
8
(114.7)
16
(230.3)
2
(28.8)
6
(86.7)
1
(14.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
63
(934.4)
77
(1,086)
97
(1,363)
60
(847.8)
57
(806.5)
46
(654.2)
73
(1,039)
74
(1,055)
67
(960.7)
64
(921.4)
54
(777.8)
46
(664.7)
17
(247.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(70.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(14.8)
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)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index57.363.660.176.769.544.2118.693.9148.3117.578.642.819.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Huntingdon, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 13 (13 officers - 13 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Pennsylvania average:

2.55
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Ancestries: German (36.3%), American (13.7%), Irish (8.5%), English (8.2%), Polish (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/29/1796

Elevation: 643 feet

Land area: 3.45 square miles.

Population density: 2,010 people per square mile   (low).

Huntingdon, Pennsylvania map

140 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia, 0.7% Europe, 0.2% Latin America, 0.2% North America).

This borough:

2.0%
Pennsylvania:

7.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $2,248 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,979 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (80.3 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (103.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (155.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

McConnellstown, PA (2.2 miles ),
Petersburg borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Mill Creek borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Alexandria borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
Mapleton borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Cedar Crest, PA (3.1 miles),
Mount Union borough, PA (3.2 miles ),
Williamsburg borough, PA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 78.01 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,064 (+29.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,920 (60.8%)

Area code: 814

Distribution of median household income in Huntingdon, PA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Huntingdon, PA in 2022
Huntingdon satellite photo by USGS

Huntingdon tourist attractions:

Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.1%
Pennsylvania:

2.9%
Historical population in Huntingdon, PA
Historical housing units in Huntingdon, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+0.3%).
Most common industries in Huntingdon, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (23.0%)
  • Public administration (8.8%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (18.5%)
  • Public administration (14.3%)
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (6.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (27.6%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Huntingdon, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Child care workers (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)

Average climate in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Huntingdon, 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
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 81.1. This is about average.

City:

81.1
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 3.55. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.55
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.332. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.332
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

8.1

Tornado activity:

Huntingdon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the Huntingdon borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/20/1989, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Huntingdon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 178.9 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) earthquake occurred 142.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 181.1 miles away from the city center
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 104.7 miles away from Huntingdon center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 304.2 miles away from Huntingdon 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 106.3 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 Huntingdon County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Huntingdon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Huntingdon:

  • J C BLAIR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1225 WARM SPRINGS AVE)
  • HUNTINGDON NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (WARM SPRINGS AVENUE)
  • WESTMINSTER WOODS AT HUNTINGDO (360 WESTMINSTER DRIVE)
  • US RENAL CARE HUNTINGDON (820 BRYAN STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Huntingdon:

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Amtrak station:

HUNTINGDON (402 ALLEGHENY ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar.

Colleges/Universities in Huntingdon:

  • Juniata College (Full-time enrollment: 1,587; Location: 1700 Moore St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.juniata.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Du Bois Business College-Huntingdon (Full-time enrollment: 72; Location: Huntingdon Cnty Campus 1001 Moore Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dbcollege.com/content/huntingdon-county-campus)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Huntingdon:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 22 miles; Altoona, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,656)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 23 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 26 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Saint Francis University (about 33 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 40 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (about 46 miles; Johnstown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Dickinson College (about 48 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)

Public high schools in Huntingdon:

  • HUNTINGDON AREA SHS (Students: 786, Location: 2400 CASSADY AVE STE 1, Grades: 9-12)
  • NEW DAY CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 256 SOUTH FIFTH ST, Grades: 7-12, Charter school)

Private high schools in Huntingdon:

  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 100, Location: 300 STANDING STONE AVE, Grades: PK-11)
  • HUNTINGTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 32, Location: 9945 EMMANUEL DR, Grades: KG-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Huntingdon:

  • HUNTINGDON AREA MS (Students: 529, Location: 2500 CASSADY AVE, Grades: 6-8)
  • STANDING STONE EL SCH (Students: 434, Location: 10 29TH STREET, Grades: KG-5)
  • SOUTHSIDE EL SCH (Students: 331, Location: 10906 STATION ROAD, Grades: KG-5)
  • STONE VALLEY COMMUNITY CS (Location: 13006 GREENWOOD ROAD, Grades: KG-5, Charter school)
See full list of schools located in Huntingdon

Library in Huntingdon:

  • HUNTINGDON COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $438,412; Location: 330 PENN ST; 78,641 books; 2,182 audio materials; 2,012 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 110 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Huntingdon Fire Company 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Huntingdon: Calvary Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery (1), Riverview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Standing Stone Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Lincoln Caverns (Caverns; Warrior Rdg).

Hotels: Days Inn (St And Us Route # 22), Griffith Brothers White Tail Ridge Lodge (Fairgrounds), Days Inn Huntingdon (US Route 22 & 4th Street), Comfort Inn Huntingdon (100 South 4th Street).

Courts: Hartslog Court (38 Hartslog Court), Huntingdon County Offices - Court Administration (Courthouse).

Birthplace of: David McMurtrie Gregg - Union Army general, Curtis Wright - Singer, Danny Rocco - Football player and coach, Horace Porter - Army Medal of Honor recipient and Union Army general, Vincent Ellis McKelvey - Geologist, Jackson Berkey - Composer, Jean Geissinger - Girls Professional Baseball League player, Nathan Currier - Composer, William A. Wallace - Politician.

Huntingdon 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 Huntingdon and their reported violations in the past:

LAKE RAYSTOWN FAMILY CAMPING (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between SEP-17-2011 and OCT-17-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2012)
GREENWOOD FURNACE ST PARK (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
STANDING STONE GC (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-03-2011 and MAY-03-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2006)
PENN-ROOSEVELT STATE PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
WHIPPLE DAM ST PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ONEIDA TWP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HUNTINGDON CC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
REEDS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • STONE CREEK VALLEY LIONS CLUB (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

54.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Huntingdon in 2010:

  • 1,121 people in college/university student housing
  • 134 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Huntingdon in 2000:

  • 1,001 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 146 people in nursing homes
  • 65 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Huntingdon (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Huntingdon Branch, Westminster Woods Branch, 14th Street Branch. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • Clearfield Bank & Trust Company: Huntingdon Plaza Branch at 7571 Huntingdon Plaza Office, branch established on 1976/03/25; Huntingdon Drive-Up Branch at 500 Penn Street, branch established on 1957/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $404.9 mil, Deposits: $345.3 mil, headquarters in Clearfield, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Cbt Financial Corp.
  • Community State Bank of Orbisonia: Huntingdon Branch at 50 Pennsylvania Avenue, branch established on 1995/08/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $292.3 mil, Deposits: $266.8 mil, headquarters in Orbisonia, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Orbisonia Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Huntingdon Branch at 614 Washington Street, branch established on 1949/06/30. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Huntingdon Savings Bank: at 423 Penn Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $15.3 mil, Deposits: $12.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Northwest Savings Bank: Smithfield Branch at Ridge Road And Pennsylvania Avenue, branch established on 1971/10/04. 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

For population 15 years and over in Huntingdon:

Marital status in Huntingdon, PA
  • Never married: 43.1%
  • Now married: 35.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Huntingdon:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Huntingdon
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Huntingdon, PA (based on Huntingdon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,47169
Evangelical Protestant6,31052
Catholic2,5724
Other3062
Black Protestant2952
Orthodox202
None28,939-
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: 7
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Huntingdon County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Huntingdon County:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Huntingdon County:

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Huntingdon County:

28.8%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Huntingdon:

54.0%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.7%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Huntingdon:

4.5%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

29.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

63.6%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.4%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Huntingdon, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 13$67,204$62,0340$0
Streets and Highways 11$53,834$58,7281$531
Sewerage 6$25,659$51,3180$0
Financial Administration 5$21,465$51,5160$0
Water Supply 4$16,891$50,6730$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,659$19,9088$4,539
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,833
Police - Other 0$0 14$9,421
Totals for Government 40$186,711$56,01324$16,325

Huntingdon government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $633,000 ($91.34)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,012,000 ($290.33)
    Sewerage: $1,720,000 ($248.20)
    Regular Highways: $1,072,000 ($154.69)
    Police Protection: $1,029,000 ($148.48)
    General - Other: $953,000 ($137.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $294,000 ($42.42)
    Financial Administration: $177,000 ($25.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $154,000 ($22.22)
    Local Fire Protection: $115,000 ($16.59)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $102,000 ($14.72)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($7.65)
    General Public Buildings: $40,000 ($5.77)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $19,000 ($2.74)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($2.45)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($1.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $971,000 ($140.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $295,000 ($42.57)
    Water Utilities: $91,000 ($13.13)
    Central Staff Services: $79,000 ($11.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $66,000 ($9.52)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($5.34)
    Sewerage: $27,000 ($3.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,233,000 ($322.22)

Huntingdon government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,386,000 ($344.30)
    Other: $109,000 ($15.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($11.83)
    Parking Facilities: $60,000 ($8.66)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $30,000 ($4.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $358,000 ($51.66)
    Other: $123,000 ($17.75)
    Highways: $50,000 ($7.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $862,000 ($124.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $110,000 ($15.87)
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000 ($10.53)
    Rents: $64,000 ($9.24)
    Donations From Private Sources: $30,000 ($4.33)
    Sale of Property: $17,000 ($2.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,362,000 ($340.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $291,000 ($41.99)
    Highways: $226,000 ($32.61)
    Housing and Community Development: $16,000 ($2.31)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($0.87)
  • Tax - Property: $1,143,000 ($164.94)
    Individual Income: $465,000 ($67.10)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $258,000 ($37.23)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $58,000 ($8.37)

Huntingdon government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,266,000 ($3501.59)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,550,000 ($3253.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,796,000 ($259.16)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $80,000 ($11.54)

Huntingdon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,770,000 ($1409.81)
Businesses in Huntingdon, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1Jones New York1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Burger King1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
Fashion Bug1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS3
Ford1Walmart1
GNC1Wendy's1
Goodwill2

Strongest AM radio stations in Huntingdon:

  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WFBG (1290 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WVAM (1430 AM; 5 kW; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: VITAL LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKMC (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROARING SPRING, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WZSK (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EVERETT, PA; Owner: NEW MILLENNIUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Huntingdon:

  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WWLY (106.3 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES,LLC)
  • WKVR-FM (92.3 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: JUNIATA COLLEGE)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMAJ-FM (104.9 FM; HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • W294AE (106.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W267AC (101.3 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W270AG (101.9 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJSM-FM (92.7 FM; MARTINSBURG, PA; Owner: MARTINSBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVNW (96.7 FM; BURNHAM, PA; Owner: WVNW, INC.)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJRC (90.9 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WFGY (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WKYE-FM1 (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WINSTON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WALY (103.9 FM; BELLWOOD, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBRX-FM1 (94.7 FM; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: SHERLOCK BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Huntingdon:

  • W63AJ (Channel 63; HUNTINGDON/WILLIAMSB, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • W32AX (Channel 32; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W41CF (Channel 41; ALTOONA, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W13BY (Channel 13; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: GEORGE W. KIMBLE)
Huntingdon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Huntingdon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 348ft / 106mTotal length
  • $42,330,000Total costs
  • 113,157Total average daily traffic
  • 6,814Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Huntingdon, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 81940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 32000-2009
  • 42010-2019
  • 12020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Huntingdon, PA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Huntingdon)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Huntingdon, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Huntingdon)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Huntingdon)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 33. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 108 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Huntingdon, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (64.0%), and Outside Fires (22.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Huntingdon, PA
    • 33964.0%Structure Fires
    • 12122.8%Outside Fires
    • 509.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 203.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Huntingdon, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania:

  • Comfort Inn, 100 S 4th St, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652 , Phone: (814) 643-1600, Fax: (814) 643-2050
  • Fairfield Inn And Suites, 9970 Shaner Blvd, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652 , Phone: (814) 643-3672, Fax: (814) 643-3673
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Huntingdon, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John16874.0 years
Mary13780.6 years
William11372.9 years
James10873.8 years
Robert10771.4 years
Charles9477.1 years
Helen9178.3 years
George8774.8 years
Anna6782.3 years
Margaret6381.9 years
Most common last names in Huntingdon, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller6577.9 years
Smith6176.1 years
Norris3875.6 years
Wilson3571.2 years
Moore3073.7 years
Snyder2977.0 years
Corbin2779.3 years
Hall2780.8 years
Brown2678.8 years
Parks2575.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Huntingdon, PA
  • 48.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30.1%Utility gas
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 4.4%Other fuel
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 1.9%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Huntingdon, PA
  • 33.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.6%Utility gas
  • 23.9%Electricity
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.4%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Other fuel


Huntingdon compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Huntingdon on our top lists:

  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
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