Brookhaven, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 8,073 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 
Males: 3,956  (49.0%)
Females: 4,117  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  44.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 19015.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,586 (it was $48,289 in 2000)
Brookhaven:

$64,586
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,484 (it was $23,706 in 2000)

Brookhaven borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $200,377 (it was $115,300 in 2000)
Brookhaven:

$200,377
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $207,019; Detached houses: $234,392; Townhouses or other attached units: $174,084; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,736; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $143,680

Median gross rent in 2013: $997.

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  • Races in Brookhaven, PA (2010)

    Brookhaven races chart
    • 7,28190.9%White alone
    • 2913.6%Black alone
    • 1612.0%Hispanic
    • 1511.9%Asian alone
    • 1111.4%Two or more races
    • 60.07%American Indian alone
    • 50.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brookhaven: 105.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.8%), Italian (16.1%), German (11.5%), English (9.0%), Polish (7.3%), United States (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/04/1945

Elevation: 119 feet

Land area: 1.70 square miles.

Population density: 4,757 people per square mile   (average).

Brookhaven,PA real estate house value index trend

Brookhaven, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Brookhaven:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookhaven borough:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

410 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.0% Asia).

This borough:

5.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Brookhaven, Pennsylvania as of July 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Brookhaven to the number of sex offenders is 4,021 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,629 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,530 (2.1%)

Brookhaven satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (7.9 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (15.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Parkside borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Upland borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Rose Valley borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Chester Township, PA (1.3 miles ), Village Green-Green Ridge, PA (1.4 miles ), Nether Providence Township, PA (1.4 miles ), Chester, PA (1.4 miles ), Woodlyn, PA (1.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.87 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,263 (-28.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 429 (10.3%)

Brookhaven household income distribution Brookhaven home values distribution

Crime rates in Brookhaven by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.012.80.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001000012
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.012.80.00.00.00.012.424.8
Robberies 105543910538910
per 100,000 124.763.063.150.838.2115.3127.062.337.499.7111.8123.8
Assaults 12917919126118561
per 100,000 149.6113.3214.7114.2241.9153.776.2137.199.662.374.512.4
Burglaries 111834151920233827271814
per 100,000 137.2226.6429.3190.3241.9256.2292.0473.6336.2336.5223.6173.4
Thefts 14798116150193153237189160139143117
per 100,000 1,832.91,233.91,464.81,903.32,456.71,960.33,009.12,355.41,992.01,732.51,776.61,448.9
Auto thefts 1510781512967664
per 100,000 187.0125.988.4101.5190.9153.7114.374.887.274.874.549.5
Arson 0220001540011
per 100,000 0.025.225.30.00.00.0190.549.90.00.012.412.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 179.9127.3171.6147.7207.3228.6221.4195.4153.9153.8164.5145.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brookhaven detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -580 (-6.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Brookhaven: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brookhaven, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brookhaven-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Brookhaven borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 16.8 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookhaven-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.7 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 45.4 miles away from Brookhaven 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 287.5 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 285.4 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 53.0 miles away from Brookhaven 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 330.6 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 Delaware County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Brookhaven:

  • THE BELVEDERE CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • CHESTER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • ELWYN NETHER PROVIDENCE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WALLINGFORD, PA)
  • WALLINGFORD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALLINGFORD, PA)
  • WALLINGFORD,THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALLINGFORD, PA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF CHESTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE SWARTHMORE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SWARTHMORE, PA)

Amtrak stations near Brookhaven:

  • 11 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: WILMINGTON (M. L. KING BLVD, & FRENCH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookhaven:

  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 2 miles; Chester, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • Neumann University (about 3 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 7 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • University of the Sciences (about 12 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 12 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 12 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Villanova University (about 12 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)

Private high school in Brookhaven:

  • THE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 356, Location: 4301 CHANDLER DR, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Brookhaven:

  • COEBOURN EL SCH (Students: 270, Location: 1 COEBOURN BOULEVARD, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Brookhaven:

  • KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 26, Location: 201 RADIO PARK LN, Grades: KG-7)
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Notable locations in Brookhaven: Brookhaven Borough Hall (A), Bridgewater Station (B), Morgans Station (C), Brookhaven Fire Company 1 Station 25 Suite 25 (D), Brookhaven Police Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Plaza 352 Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Ohey Sholom Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Four Seasons Racquetball Racque Health Ftnss Club Inc (4901 Chester Creek Road).

Delaware 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.270. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.270
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.00
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.05
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0340. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0340
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.1%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  60.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.2%
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: 0.1% of all households
9 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Brookhaven in 2000:

  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

Brookhaven, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Brookhaven (2011 data):

  • The Bryn Mawr Trust Company: Brookhaven Branch at 3218 Edgmont Avenue, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2010/07/09: Bank assets: $1,755.3 mil, Deposits: $1,387.9 mil, headquarters in Bryn Mawr, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Brookhaven Branch at 3611 Edgemont Avenue, branch established on 1814/01/01. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Brookhaven Branch at 4235 Edgemont Avenue, branch established on 1997/11/22. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Pathmark Supermarket Branch at 5005 Edgemont Avenue, branch established on 2000/04/28. 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
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Brookhaven Branch at 5001 Edgemont Avenue, branch established on 1972/02/28. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Brookhaven travel time to work - commute Brookhaven mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brookhaven borough (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic262,50650
Mainline Protestant52,224169
Evangelical Protestant24,456136
Other9,00927
Black Protestant5,61739
Orthodox5,0968
None200,071-
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: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 83
Delaware County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Delaware County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 313
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.1%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.4%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brookhaven:

48.1%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Brookhaven:

28.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.5%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brookhaven:

10.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brookhaven:

34.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Brookhaven:

77.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookhaven, 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
Financial Administration 1$3,631$43,5723$3,233
Other Government Administration 1$3,746$44,9529$2,349
Police Protection - Officers 8$59,410$89,11511$20,292
Police - Other 1$3,429$41,1486$1,935
Firefighters 0$0 2$450
Fire - Other 0$0 1$450
Streets and Highways 5$13,831$33,1940$0
Health 0$0 2$2,108
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$332
Other and Unallocable 1$4,302$51,6243$2,367
Totals for Government 17$88,349$62,36438$33,516

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $651,000 ($80.64)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($23.54)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $944,000 ($116.93)
    Sewerage: $570,000 ($70.61)
    Regular Highways: $331,000 ($41.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $303,000 ($37.53)
    General - Other: $167,000 ($20.69)
    Housing & Community Development: $136,000 ($16.85)
    Fire Protection: $126,000 ($15.61)
    General Public Buildings: $125,000 ($15.48)
    Central Staff Services: $122,000 ($15.11)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $117,000 ($14.49)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($8.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $62,000 ($7.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $52,000 ($6.44)
    Health Services - Other: $9,000 ($1.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $881,000 ($109.13)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $430,000 ($53.26)
    Benefit Payments: $69,000 ($8.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $250,000 ($30.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $32,000 ($3.96)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($2.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,160,000 ($143.69)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $871,000 ($107.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $271,000 ($33.57)
    All Other: $151,000 ($18.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $35,000 ($4.34)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $14,000 ($1.73)
    Interest Revenue: $-265,000 ($-32.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $75,000 ($9.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $89,000 ($11.02)
    Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($4.58)
    Special Assessments: $5,000 ($0.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $125,000 ($15.48)
    All Other: $105,000 ($13.01)
    General Support: $4,000 ($0.50)
  • Tax - Property: $746,000 ($92.41)
    Individual Income: $621,000 ($76.92)
    NEC: $498,000 ($61.69)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,298,000 ($408.52)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,565,000 ($441.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,332,000 ($412.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $397,000 ($49.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,134,000 ($388.21)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $220,000 ($27.25)
    Total Other Securities: $99,000 ($12.26)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $836,000 ($103.56)

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.52% ($39,395 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.47% ($75,682)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.41% ($65,892)


4.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($653 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.28% ($35,024 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.65% ($78,925)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.48% ($63,096)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookhaven:

  • 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.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 3 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: MOUNT OCEAN MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookhaven:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • W278AK (103.5 FM; VILLAGE GREEN, PA; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDNR (89.5 FM; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WIDENER COLLEGE)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; SWARTHMORE, PA; Owner: SWARTHMORE COLLEGE)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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 Brookhaven:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, 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.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • 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.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Brookhaven fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brookhaven fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 40,317Total average daily traffic
  • 1,612Total average daily truck traffic
  • 50,529Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brookhaven)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4206 Edgemont Ave (Lat: 39.873056 Lon: -75.389722), Call Sign: WQBV326
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 12/21/2004, Expiration Date: 12/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2015, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • 1, 308 Dutton Mill Rd (Lat: 39.877333 Lon: -75.406306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 62.1 m, Overall height: 63.1 m, Call Sign: WPWF809
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.375 MHz, 948.625 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2002, Expiration Date: 05/06/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2003, Certifier: William P FentonRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 457-7145, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • PA-PHL5340A, 5003 Edgemont Ave (Lat: 39.878833 Lon: -75.397056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 28.3 m, Overall height: 29.3 m, Call Sign: WQKT683
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2009, Expiration Date: 09/10/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • PA-PHL5335A, 4007 Edgemont Avenue (Lat: 39.872500 Lon: -75.387194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 10.4 m, Call Sign: WQKX830
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2009, Expiration Date: 10/21/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • KNOWLTON, Lat: 39.879417 Lon: -75.398278, Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael PezzanoRegistrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • PA-PHL424A, 507 West Dutton Mill Road (Lat: 39.856333 Lon: -75.421306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.7 m, Call Sign: WQPH673
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 1, 308 Dutton Mill Rd (Lat: 39.877333 Lon: -75.406306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 62.1 m, Overall height: 63.1 m, Call Sign: WHS405
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.375 MHz, 948.625 MHzGrant Date: 07/18/1983, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2010Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 828-1889, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brookhaven)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: WOOTEN FRANK R RV8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A1A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2050W , Serial Number: 81153, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/19/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Frank R Wooten, 300 Swiftwater Ln, Brookhaven, PA 19015
  • Aircraft: BEECH 23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 113 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2364L , Serial Number: M-200, Year manufactured: 1963
    Registrant (Individual): George W Vankirk, 402 Edwards Drive, Brookhaven, PA 19015
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 56G , Serial Number: 19099, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Michael T Cziraky, 175 Meadowbrook Ln, Brookhaven, PA 19015

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED92$153,60961$153,721227$145,29520$45,4506$84,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$179,0004$133,75023$180,1303$14,6671$144,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$122,50010$117,80078$164,70528$53,9296$80,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$143,8897$135,28647$154,4473$75,6671$154,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$149,5000$09$180,5562$127,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4062.01 , 4062.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$187,4506$181,833
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$160,0001$180,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$135,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$152,0002$160,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4062.01 , 4062.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 71

Incident types - Brookhaven

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brookhaven, PA
Most common first names in Brookhaven, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21473.3 years
William16772.6 years
Mary14679.2 years
Joseph10471.6 years
James8867.4 years
George8175.3 years
Charles7475.1 years
Robert7370.8 years
Margaret6977.4 years
Anna6878.9 years
Most common last names in Brookhaven, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3472.9 years
Johnson2177.0 years
Davis1872.8 years
Brown1877.9 years
Thompson1782.4 years
Miller1771.8 years
Jones1575.1 years
Moore1473.9 years
Wright1477.7 years
Taylor1471.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
Businesses in Brookhaven, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
Burger King1Kmart1
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Cricket Wireless1McDonald's1
DHL1Nike1
Decora Cabinetry2Pathmark1
Domino's Pizza1Payless1
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
GNC1UPS3
Giant1Walgreens1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Brookhaven compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Brookhaven on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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