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Population in 2012: 4,052 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.9%
 

Males: 1,935  (47.8%)
Females: 2,117  (52.2%)

Median resident age:  40.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18914.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $87,088 (it was $63,491 in 2000)
Chalfont:

$87,088
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $39,518

Chalfont borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $329,905 (it was $171,700 in 2000)
Chalfont:

$329,905
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $324,323; Detached houses: $345,888; Townhouses or other attached units: $255,906; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $230,313; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $189,553

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,031.

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  • White alone - 3,718 (92.7%)
  • Asian alone - 121 (3.0%)
  • Hispanic - 68 (1.7%)
  • Black alone - 57 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 30 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 12 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Chalfont: 105.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (24.2%), German (23.9%), Italian (9.5%), English (7.8%), Polish (4.2%), United States (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/11/1901

Elevation: 260 feet

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 2,458 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Chalfont:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chalfont borough:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

130 residents are foreign born (2.9% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

This borough:  3.2%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Chalfont, Pennsylvania as of September 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Chalfont to the number of sex offenders is 810 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,332 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,554 (1.1%)

Chalfont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Philadelphia, PA (20.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Brittany Farms-Highlands, PA (1.1 miles ), New Britain borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Montgomeryville, PA (1.8 miles ), Doylestown borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Hatfield borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Silverdale borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Lansdale borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Dublin borough, PA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.29 N, Longitude: 75.21 W

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Crime rates in Chalfont by Year
Type 2001 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100000010
per 100,000 25.60.00.00.00.00.00.024.90.0
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 020021030
per 100,000 0.047.80.00.047.823.90.074.60.0
Burglaries 000000265
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.047.4149.2124.3
Thefts 28222237281934578
per 100,000 717.6525.3523.6872.0668.9453.4805.51417.2198.8
Auto thefts 410001100
per 100,000 102.523.90.00.00.023.923.70.00.0
Arson 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.2) 59.833.821.836.337.825.839.0106.117.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Chalfont, Pennsylvania accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +939 (+31.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Chalfont-area historical tornado activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Chalfont borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 21.5 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chalfont-area historical earthquake activity is above Pennsylvania state average. It is 78% 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 43.7 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 42.1 miles away from Chalfont 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 22.6 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 56.0 miles away from the city 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 46.1 miles away from Chalfont center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.9 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 Bucks County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospital/medical center in Chalfont:

  • UNIQUE AID (Home Health Center, 978 HICKORY RIDGE DRIVE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Chalfont:

  • BARC/BLYTHEWOOD (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-LANSDALE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONTGOMERYVILLE, PA)
  • MEDICAL CTR AGING DOYLESTOWN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Chalfont, PA

Amtrak station near Chalfont:

  • 20 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chalfont:

  • Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus (about 9 miles; Blue Bell, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,044)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 14 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 14 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 5,209)
  • Arcadia University (about 15 miles; Glenside, PA; FT enrollment: 2,640)
  • La Salle University (about 18 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 3,721)
  • Eastern University (about 19 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 2,939)
  • Philadelphia University (about 19 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 3,028)

Public high schools in Chalfont:

Private elementary/middle schools in Chalfont:

  • ST JUDE CATHOLIC EDUCATION CENTER (Students: 422; Location: 323 W BUTLER AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHESTERBROOK ACADEMY (Students: 68; Location: 239 N MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 3)
  • KINDERCARE (Students: 30; Location: 2 HIGHLAND DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CHESTERBROOK ACADEMY (Students: 15; Location: 1000 MANOR DR; Grades: KG - KG)
  • KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 9; Location: 489 W BUTLER AVE; Grades: KG - KG)
See full list of schools located in Chalfont, School District: CENTRAL BUCKS SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Notable locations in Chalfont: Rosemore Estates (A), Chalfont Chemical Fire Engine Company 1 Station 34 (B), Chalfont Station (C), Company 34 Rescue Squad 34 (D), Chalfont Borough Hall (E), Chalfont Police Station (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Chalfont Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Chalfont: Chalfont United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pine Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Art21 / Twenty First Century Art (Art Museums; 520 Airy Avenue), Byers' Choice Limited (Tours & Charters; 4355 County Line Road).

Hotel: Chalfont Motor Lodge (413 West Butler Avenue).

 
Bucks 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

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.3. This is about average.
City:

33.3
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.320. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.320
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.09
U.S.:

2.43
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00857. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00857
U.S.:

0.06353
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.6
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.2
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.6

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

DAVIES MHP (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-07-2003), St Boil Water Order (NOV-07-2003), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2003), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-07-2003), St Boil Water Order (NOV-07-2003), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2003), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JAN-15-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2001), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-15-2002)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and AUG-08-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2000)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 20 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.3%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.7 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  74.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Chalfont, PA

39 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
60 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Chalfont compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Chalfont (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Chalfont Branch at 4275 County Line Rd, branch established on 2000/07/01; New Britain Branch at 191 East Butler Avenue, branch established on 1968/07/01. 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
  • Susquehanna Bank: 329 North Main Street at 329 North Main Street, branch established on 2007/04/26. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Chalfont Branch at 251 West Butler Avenue, branch established on 1997/03/10. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Univest Bank and Trust Co.: Suburban Community Bank Branch at 195 East Butler Avenue, branch established on 1996/11/06. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $2,175.3 mil, Deposits: $1,749.8 mil, headquarters in Souderton, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Univest Corporation Of Pennsylvania
  • TD Bank, National Association: New Britain Branch at 499 West Butler Avenue, branch established on 2001/06/02. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Chalfont Branch at 280 West Butler Pike, branch established on 2007/01/30. 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
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: New Britain Acme Branch at 505 West Butler Avenue, branch established on 1997/10/16. 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
  • Firstrust Savings Bank: New Britain Village Square Branch at 4275 County Line Road, branch established on 1996/06/19. Info updated 2008/10/10: Bank assets: $2,487.2 mil, Deposits: $1,995.0 mil, headquarters in Conshohocken, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Chalfont travel time to work - commute


Chalfont mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chalfont borough (based on Bucks County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.04%
Here66.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents66.3%8.8%6.1%4.2%3.5%
Congregations12.1%5.1%12.7%10.2%6.0%
NameUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodMennonite Church USAOther
Adherents2.1%1.6%1.1%1.0%5.4%
Congregations7.0%5.7%3.5%5.1%32.7%
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: 98
Bucks County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 74
Bucks County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Bucks County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 453
Here:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bucks County:

23.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.9%
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
Financial Administration 1$4,827$57,9240$0
Other Government Administration 4$14,887$44,6613$3,113
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,162$38,7890$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,364
Other and Unallocable 2$10,344$62,0640$0
Totals for Government 12$46,220$46,2204$4,477

Chalfont government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $859,000 ($211.99)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $548,000 ($135.24)
    Regular Highways: $484,000 ($119.45)
    Central Staff Services: $311,000 ($76.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $114,000 ($28.13)
    Housing and Community Development: $75,000 ($18.51)
    General Public Buildings: $62,000 ($15.30)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $57,000 ($14.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $42,000 ($10.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($5.43)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($5.18)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($4.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $37,000 ($9.13)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($2.47)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($1.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $668,000 ($164.86)

Chalfont government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $82,000 ($20.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($4.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($2.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $154,000 ($38.01)
    Rents: $133,000 ($32.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $52,000 ($12.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $38,000 ($9.38)
    Fines and Forfeits: $26,000 ($6.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $75,000 ($18.51)
    Highways: $70,000 ($17.28)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $575,000 ($141.91)
    Property: $352,000 ($86.87)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $118,000 ($29.12)
    Public Utility License: $48,000 ($11.85)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $19,000 ($4.69)

Chalfont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,240,000 ($1046.40)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $363,000 ($89.59)

5.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($64,837 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($387 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.26% ($49,877 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  1.07% ($61,009)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.34% ($65,170)


5.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,081 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($384 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Montgomery County, PA  1.13% ($56,769 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.87% ($38,483)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.17% ($48,423)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chalfont:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WISP (1570 AM; 5 kW; DOYLESTOWN, PA; Owner: HOLY SPIRIT RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNPV (1440 AM; 3 kW; LANSDALE, PA; Owner: WNPV INC.)
  • WNAP (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORRISTOWN, PA; Owner: WNAP, INC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chalfont:

  • WBMR (91.7 FM; TELFORD, PA; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Chalfont:

  • 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.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Chalfont, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • 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

Chalfont fatal accident list:

Nov 19, 1991 06:55 PM, 152, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 26, 1983 03:99 AM, 00178, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 23, 1980 00:01 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 1975 01:08 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 41,309
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,835
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 51,760

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chalfont)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Main St At Rr (Lat: 40.290944 Lon: -75.211278), Call Sign: KGE263, Licensee ID: L00410998
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1000 MHz, 46.1400 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/31/1996, Expiration Date: 01/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Chalfont Chemical Fire Engine Co No 1, Main St, Chalfont, PA 18914, Phone: (215) 822-9685
  • 615 Limekiln Pike (Lat: 40.302889 Lon: -75.218500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19.8 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: KRU982
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz, 151.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/11/2005, Expiration Date: 04/26/2015
    Registrant: Concours Automotive, 1128 Limekiln Pike, Ambler, PA 19002, Phone: (267) 468-0765, Fax: (267) 708-0112, Email:
  • Fmc Technologies, 400 Highpoint Dr (Lat: 40.260917 Lon: -75.213694), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPWY418, Licensee ID: L00475274
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/07/2003, Expiration Date: 02/07/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2013, Certifier: John M Schueren
    Registrant: Fmc Technologies, 400 Highpoint Drive, Chalfont, PA 18914, Phone: (215) 822-4300, Fax: (215) 822-4553, Email:
  • Lat: 40.274000 Lon: -75.240361, Call Sign: WQDL563
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.615 MHz, 159.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2005, Expiration Date: 09/24/2015, Certifier: Alex Jushchyshyn
    Registrant: Scott Communications, Inc., 2888 Bethlehem Pike, Hatfield, PA 19440, Phone: (215) 997-9500, Fax: (215) 822-8713, Email:
  • WTP, Lat: 40.292472 Lon: -75.203611, Call Sign: WQKG264
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.112 MHz, 456.112 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2009, Expiration Date: 05/07/2019, Certifier: John Lichtfuss
    Registrant: Kns Communications Consultants, 1460 S. Wadsworth Blvd., Denver, CO 80232-5441, Phone: (303) 987-2680, Fax: (303) 985-2992, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, 300 Skunk Hollow (Lat: 40.325361 Lon: -75.224611), Structure height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WNTL443
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/14/1991, Expiration Date: 11/14/1996
    Registrant: Phone: (215) 257-9400
  • SKUNK HOLLOW, 300 Skunkhollow Road (Lat: 40.325389 Lon: -75.224611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPQP543, Licensee ID: L00003151
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/28/2000, Expiration Date: 07/28/2010, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2010, Certifier: Russell A Mumaw
    Registrant: Blooming Glen Contractors, 901 Minsi Trail, Blooming Glen, PA 18911, Phone: (215) 257-9400, Fax: (610) 222-4964
  • PA-PHL5746A, 320 Lower State Road (Lat: 40.251806 Lon: -75.186611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQKS346
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2009, Expiration Date: 08/31/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • PA-PHL5754A, 1700 Horizon Dr (Lat: 40.261500 Lon: -75.216694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQKS367
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2009, Expiration Date: 08/31/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • PA-PHL0516B, 230 Schoolhouse Rd. / Hv248 (Lat: 40.280750 Lon: -75.236722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQKV378
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2009, Expiration Date: 09/24/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • Eureka UnitSub, Lat: 40.260889 Lon: -75.198861, 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:
  • PA-PHL393A, 207 Park Avenue (Lat: 40.296083 Lon: -75.204889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQOU711
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2022, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Chalfont)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

48 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$275,71428$219,929159$218,79918$105,6678$131,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$308,50010$214,8002$12,0001$65,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$103,0006$250,00030$288,3673$48,3330$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$294,0002$284,00022$243,8642$216,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$286,00010$228,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1019.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$261,3336$339,833
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$98,0002$269,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$329,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$330,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1019.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 29
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Chalfont


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chalfont, PA
Businesses in Chalfont, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Safeway1
CVS1Starbucks1
DHL1Subway1
FedEx3U-Haul2
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS3
McDonald's1Vons1
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