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Population in 2012: 1,390 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.5%
 

Males: 699  (50.3%)
Females: 691  (49.7%)

Median resident age:  27.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 19311.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,516 (it was $46,875 in 2000)
Avondale:

$55,516
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,654

Avondale borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $220,947 (it was $118,600 in 2000)
Avondale:

$220,947
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $242,838; Detached houses: $245,762; Townhouses or other attached units: $219,083

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,149.

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Avondale races chart
  • Hispanic - 746 (59.0%)
  • White alone - 388 (30.7%)
  • Black alone - 104 (8.2%)
  • Two or more races - 15 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 10 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Avondale: 105.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (7.0%), German (6.6%), Italian (6.3%), Polish (3.1%), English (2.5%), French (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 2,821 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Avondale:

  • High school or higher: 52.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avondale borough:

  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 3.0%

722 residents are foreign born

This borough:  48.8%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Avondale, Pennsylvania as of November 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Avondale to the number of sex offenders is 695 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,375 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,118 (1.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wilmington, DE (13.4 miles , pop. 72,664).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (35.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Toughkenamon, PA (1.1 miles ), West Grove borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Kennett Square borough, PA (2.0 miles ), North Star, DE (2.3 miles ), Hockessin, DE (2.4 miles ), Piedmont, DE (2.7 miles) , Pike Creek Valley, DE (2.8 miles ), Pike Creek, DE (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.83 N, Longitude: 75.78 W

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Crime rates in Avondale by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 100000
per 100,000 91.70.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0157.60.0
Burglaries 000020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0157.60.0
Thefts 210241
per 100,000 183.392.00.0181.8315.278.1
Auto thefts 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.6) 36.33.80.07.657.43.3

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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.4%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +66 (+6.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (44%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Avondale-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Avondale borough center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 13.2 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Avondale-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 74% 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 37.4 miles away from the city 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 36.7 miles away from Avondale 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 64.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 26.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.3 miles away from Avondale center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chester County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Frank Crossin - Professional baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Avondale:

  • CHATHAM ACRES (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WEST GROVE, PA)
  • OMNI HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; KENNETT SQUARE, PA)
  • PRESTON RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WEST GROVE, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Avondale, PA

Amtrak stations near Avondale:

  • 11 miles: NEWARK (429 S. COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: COATESVILLE (3RD AVE. & FLEETWOOD ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 12 miles: PARKESBURG (WEST 1ST & S. CULVERT STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avondale:

  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; Lincoln University, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,441)
  • University of Delaware (about 11 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 18,469)
  • Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington (about 13 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 3,290)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 11,561)
  • Wilmington University (about 15 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 4,279)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 18 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,400)
  • Neumann University (about 19 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,151)

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Chester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.8. This is about average.
City:

37.8
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.258. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.258
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.60
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.4
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

27.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.6
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.6

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

BOROUGH OF AVONDALE (Population served: 1031, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between JUL-11-2006 and AUG-25-2006, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2006), St Consent Decree/Judgement (AUG-16-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2006), St Consent Decree/Judgement (MAY-03-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2006), St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-19-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2006)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 37 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
EL SOMBRERO (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
EL RANCHO (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between APR-12-2006 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-03-2006)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.6%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.9% for Black residents, 21.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  3.8 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  76.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.3%
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: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Avondale, PA


46 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Avondale compared to Pennsylvania state average:

Avondale, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Avondale (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: West Grove Branch at 1001 Gap Newport Pike, branch established on 1961/09/29. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Avondale travel time to work - commute


Avondale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (36%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29%)
  • Utility gas (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Avondale borough (based on Chester County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.55%
Here55.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaJewish
Adherents58.4%7.3%6.7%4.5%4.2%
Congregations10.0%14.1%10.0%5.1%1.0%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAMuslim EstimateUnited Church of ChristOther
Adherents3.4%2.7%2.4%1.9%8.5%
Congregations5.1%6.1%1.3%4.2%43.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 75
Chester County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Chester County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 91
Chester County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 322
Here:

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Chester County:

22.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

14.0%
State:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 27$742
Totals for Government 0$0 27$742

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $320,000 ($230.22)
    Water Utilities: $120,000 ($86.33)
    General - Other: $59,000 ($42.45)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($41.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($29.50)
    Central Staff Services: $39,000 ($28.06)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($24.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $29,000 ($20.86)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($12.95)
    Housing & Community Development: $9,000 ($6.47)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($2.88)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.44)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.72)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $26,000 ($18.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $86,000 ($61.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($3.60)
    General Public Building: $5,000 ($3.60)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $64,000 ($46.04)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $253,000 ($182.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($10.79)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($17.27)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($6.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $70,000 ($50.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $41,000 ($29.50)
    Highways: $27,000 ($19.42)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $279,000 ($200.72)
    Property: $75,000 ($53.96)
    NEC: $24,000 ($17.27)

Avondale government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $430,000 ($309.35)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $413,000 ($297.12)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $17,000 ($12.23)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $75,000 ($53.96)

6.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($74,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.81%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($649 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.09%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Montgomery County, PA  1.25% ($70,738 average AGI)
from Delaware County, PA  1.04% ($74,618)
from New Castle County, DE  0.42% ($112,586)


6.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($74,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,186 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.95% ($57,620 average AGI)
to Delaware County, PA  0.63% ($71,219)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.44% ($45,518)

Strongest AM radio stations in Avondale:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; COATESVILLE, PA; Owner: WCOJ RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: STATE OF DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF TRAN)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Avondale:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Avondale:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, 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.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, 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.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
Avondale, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 26
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18
See more detailed statistics of Avondale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $1,000
Total average daily traffic: 37,711
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,172
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 46,231

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Avondale)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 129 Pennsylvania Ave (Lat: 39.827889 Lon: -75.781889), Call Sign: KGC789
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.9000 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/1997, Expiration Date: 09/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003
    Registrant: Avondale Fire Co No 1, Avondale, PA 19311, Phone: (215) 268-2486
  • Rt 41 Police Barracks (Lat: 39.838722 Lon: -75.798000), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WPFE262
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.7600 MHz, 44.8400 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/2004, Expiration Date: 06/24/2014
    Registrant: Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9797, Phone: (717) 787-4023, Fax: (717) 787-2832, Email:
  • 124 Sharp Rd (Lat: 39.828889 Lon: -75.730278), Call Sign: WPUC930
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.837 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/14/2011, Expiration Date: 02/06/2022, Certifier: William Kelch
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Ches680, 2 Mosley Lane (Lat: 39.838722 Lon: -75.797472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQOD950
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/25/2011, Expiration Date: 08/25/2021, Certifier: Charles K Leto
    Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 2605 Interstate Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Avondale UnitSub, Lat: 39.822611 Lon: -75.780639, Type: Pole, Structure height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano
    Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2301 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, Phone: (215) 841-5400, Fax: (215) 841-6947, Email:
  • LANDENBERG, 3.0 Mi Se Of (Lat: 39.787861 Lon: -75.748250), Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: KGP41
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 3930.00 MHz... (+12 more)
    Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/27/1998
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309
  • STATION, State Police Station Route 41 0.2 Mi Se Of Route 1 (Lat: 39.838694 Lon: -75.797972), Overall height: 55.5 m, Call Sign: WBM441
    Assigned Frequencies: 2192.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2008, Expiration Date: 05/27/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2008
    Registrant: State Police Technical Support Division, 7820 Allentown Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 540-5020, Fax: (717) 540-5030, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Rt 41 At Kaolin Mushroom Farm (Lat: 39.799444 Lon: -75.731111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: KNKD379, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avondale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Avondale)


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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$158,0004$151,2504$271,0000$02$109,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$203,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$100,0005$165,8000$01$100,0001$100,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$118,0002$220,0000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$100,0001$40,0001$100,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3064.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$225,5001$234,000
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: 3064.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8


Most common first names in Avondale, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2780.1 years
John2776.4 years
William2475.2 years
James2268.1 years
Joseph1973.8 years
Charles1377.9 years
David1266.0 years
Robert1265.2 years
George1075.8 years
Margaret1081.7 years
Most common last names in Avondale, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1574.8 years
Johnson1079.0 years
Miller968.9 years
Davis877.4 years
Bove874.1 years
Boddy876.5 years
Thompson783.0 years
Carozzo684.5 years
Kelleher679.0 years
Jackson668.4 years
Businesses in Avondale, PA
NameCountNameCount
Domino's Pizza1Penske1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
GNC1U-Haul1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Lowe's1
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