Chalfont, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 4,062 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 1,931  (47.6%)
Females: 2,131  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18914.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $80,586 (it was $63,491 in 2000)
Chalfont:

$80,586
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,094 (it was $26,248 in 2000)

Chalfont borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $328,231 (it was $171,700 in 2000)
Chalfont:

$328,231
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $314,151; Detached houses: $331,743; Townhouses or other attached units: $245,554; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $230,524; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $281,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,073.

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  • Races in Chalfont, PA (2010)

    Chalfont races chart
    • 3,71892.7%White alone
    • 1213.0%Asian alone
    • 681.7%Hispanic
    • 571.4%Black alone
    • 300.7%Two or more races
    • 120.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chalfont: 105.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (22.5%), Irish (21.0%), Italian (10.0%), English (7.5%), Polish (5.5%), United States (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/11/1901

Elevation: 260 feet

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 2,464 people per square mile   (low).

Chalfont,PA real estate house value index trend

Chalfont, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Chalfont:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chalfont borough:

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

223 residents are foreign born (2.9% Asia, 2.5% Europe).

This borough:

5.5%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Chalfont, Pennsylvania as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chalfont to the number of sex offenders is 675 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,499 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,746 (1.2%)

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

Chalfont household income distribution Chalfont home values distribution

Crime rates in Chalfont by Year
Type 2001 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1000000100
per 100,000 25.60.00.00.00.00.00.024.90.00.0
Robberies 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0200210300
per 100,000 0.047.80.00.047.823.90.074.60.00.0
Burglaries 0000002651
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.047.4149.2124.324.6
Thefts 2822223728193457818
per 100,000 717.6525.3523.6872.0668.9453.4805.51,417.2198.8442.7
Auto thefts 4100011000
per 100,000 102.523.90.00.00.023.923.70.00.00.0
Arson 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.6) 59.833.821.836.337.825.839.0106.117.320.2

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Crime rate in Chalfont detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +939 (+31.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Chalfont, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Chalfont, Pennsylvania average temperatures Chalfont, Pennsylvania average precipitation Chalfont, Pennsylvania humidity Chalfont, Pennsylvania wind speed Chalfont, Pennsylvania snowfall Chalfont, Pennsylvania sunshine Chalfont, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Chalfont-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 1% 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 near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.7 miles away from the city 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 257.3 miles away from Chalfont 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 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 283.5 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 22.6 miles away from Chalfont 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 300.1 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 Bucks County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chalfont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Chalfont:

  • UNIQUE AID (978 HICKORY RIDGE DRIVE)

Other hospitals and 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)
  • PINE RUN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • EVERGREEN TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEW BRITAIN, PA)
  • FOUNDATIONS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • AT HOME REHAB LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, 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:

  • Delaware Valley College (about 3 miles; Doylestown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,025)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 7 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Montgomery County Community College (about 9 miles; Blue Bell, PA; FT enrollment: 8,723)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 14 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 3,155)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 14 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Arcadia University (about 14 miles; Glenside, PA; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Strayer University-Pennsylvania (about 17 miles; Trevose, PA; FT enrollment: 2,027)

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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.296
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.23
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0215. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0215
U.S.:

0.0147

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

TABORA FARMS AND ORCHARD (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.1%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic 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
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 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (40%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic321,96341
Mainline Protestant61,154157
Evangelical Protestant29,487140
Other16,15946
Orthodox7774
Black Protestant4036
None195,306-
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: 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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$38,107$228,6420$0
Other Government Administration 2$54,398$326,3880$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$208,402$416,8040$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$7,147
Streets and Highways 2$45,234$271,4041$9,830
Totals for Government 12$346,141$346,1412$16,977

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $859,000 ($211.47)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $548,000 ($134.91)
    Regular Highways: $484,000 ($119.15)
    Central Staff Services: $311,000 ($76.56)
    Local Fire Protection: $114,000 ($28.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $75,000 ($18.46)
    General Public Buildings: $62,000 ($15.26)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $57,000 ($14.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $42,000 ($10.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($5.42)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($5.17)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($4.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $37,000 ($9.11)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($2.46)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($1.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $668,000 ($164.45)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $82,000 ($20.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($4.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($2.46)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $154,000 ($37.91)
    Rents: $133,000 ($32.74)
    Donations From Private Sources: $52,000 ($12.80)
    General Revenue, NEC: $38,000 ($9.35)
    Fines and Forfeits: $26,000 ($6.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $75,000 ($18.46)
    Highways: $70,000 ($17.23)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $575,000 ($141.56)
    Property: $352,000 ($86.66)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $118,000 ($29.05)
    Public Utility License: $48,000 ($11.82)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $19,000 ($4.68)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,240,000 ($1043.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $363,000 ($89.36)

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($517 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.96% ($49,557 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.82% ($60,663)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.25% ($72,199)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($518 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.85% ($50,946 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.83% ($41,643)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.16% ($47,857)

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.)
Chalfont fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


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 persons involved: 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 persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 41,309Total average daily traffic
  • 2,835Total average daily truck traffic
  • 51,760Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

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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