Chester Township, Pennsylvania

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Population in July 2007: 4,628.
Males: 2,120  (45.8%)
Females: 2,508  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  31.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 19013.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,189 (it was $32,576 in 2000)
Chester Township:

$44,189
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,320 (it was $16,072 in 2000)

Chester Township CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,356 (it was $61,700 in 2000)
Chester Township:

$116,356
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $306,376; Detached houses: $392,896; Townhouses or other attached units: $148,700; In 2-unit structures: $160,335; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $200,471; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $182,180; Mobile homes: $32,789
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  • Races in Chester Township, PA (2000)

    Chester Township races chart
    • 3,35472.8%Black alone
    • 1,02222.2%White alone
    • 952.1%Hispanic
    • 851.8%Two or more races
    • 270.6%Asian alone
    • 120.3%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chester Township: 106.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (6.5%), Polish (4.0%), German (3.9%), United States (3.5%), Italian (3.1%), English (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1682

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 3,319 people per square mile   (average).

Chester Township,PA real estate house value index trend

Chester Township, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Chester Township:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chester Township CDP:

  • Never married: 38.9%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

70 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.5%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Chester Township, Pennsylvania as of December 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Chester Township to the number of sex offenders is 2,314 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Chester Township CDP:  2.3% ($1,427)
Pennsylvania:  1.6% ($1,552)
Chester Township satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (6.8 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (16.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Upland borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Chester, PA (1.1 miles ), Trainer borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Parkside borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Brookhaven borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Linwood, PA (1.4 miles ), Village Green-Green Ridge, PA (1.4 miles ), Marcus Hook borough, PA (1.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.85 N, Longitude: 75.39 W


Crime rates in Chester Township by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 01000001000
per 100,000 0.021.80.00.00.00.00.024.20.00.00.0
Rapes 33042332031
per 100,000 66.565.30.090.344.575.976.048.40.072.624.2
Robberies 91391351010610510
per 100,000 199.6283.0202.1293.4111.2253.0253.4145.2242.7120.9242.1
Assaults 5134496041472846672230
per 100,000 1,131.1740.11,100.11,354.1912.11,189.0709.41,113.31,625.8532.0726.4
Burglaries 1011214651594753222425
per 100,000 221.8239.4471.51,038.11,134.61,492.51,190.81,282.7533.9580.4605.3
Theft 165227574896571857655
per 100,000 354.8108.8493.91,692.61,646.32,251.51,646.81,718.32,062.61,838.01,331.7
Auto thefts 127135117139151415
per 100,000 266.1152.4291.9112.8244.7177.1329.4217.8364.0338.6363.2
Arson 00023001320
per 100,000 0.00.00.045.166.70.00.024.272.848.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 266.2) 390.3362.0356.8580.5416.2583.1454.3529.3547.0342.0362.0

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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 Chester Township detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Pennsylvania average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care (8%)
  • Paper (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Bus drivers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Chester Township, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chester Township-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 14.7 miles away from the Chester Township place center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 15.3 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chester Township-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 47.8 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 46.5 miles away from Chester Township 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 289.2 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 286.0 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 54.8 miles away from Chester Township 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 332.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chester Township topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chester Township:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF CHESTER (Hospital, about 1 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • CHESTER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • THE BELVEDERE CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION BEESON (Hospital, about 3 miles away; BOOTHWYN, PA)
  • ELWYN NETHER PROVIDENCE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WALLINGFORD, PA)
  • ELWYN INC/WOODLYN (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WOODLYN, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE SWARTHMORE (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; SWARTHMORE, PA)

Amtrak stations near Chester Township:

  • 12 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.
  • 13 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.
  • 14 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.

Operable nuclear power plants near Chester Township:

  • 20 miles: Salem 2 in Salem, NJ.
  • 20 miles: Hope Creek in Salem, NJ.
  • 20 miles: Salem 1 in Salem, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chester Township:

  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 3 miles; Chester, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • Neumann University (about 4 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 9 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 12 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • University of the Sciences (about 13 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)

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Notable locations in Chester Township: Chester Township Building (A), I-95 Campus Industrial Park (B), Chester Township Fire Company Station 47 (C), Upland Station (D), Chester Township Police Department (E), Felton Hose and Chemical Company 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Greenlawn Cemetery (1), Carter Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Chester Township: Worrilow Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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 118. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

118
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.273. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.273
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.63. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.63
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.01
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 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 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0340
U.S.:

0.0138
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.4%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  5.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

17.1%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

10.4%
Whole state:

5.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.8

Chester Township travel time to work - commute Chester Township mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chester Township CDP (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:
Here:

47.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chester Township:

20.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.2%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Chester Township:

6.6
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Chester Township:

37.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Chester Township:

53.9%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Chester Township:

82.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chester Township, PA Residents

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 Chester Township:

  • 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.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: STATE OF DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF TRAN)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chester Township:

  • W278AK (103.5 FM; VILLAGE GREEN, PA; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WDNR (89.5 FM; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WIDENER COLLEGE)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chester Township:

  • 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.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
Chester Township fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Chester Township fatal accident list:

Sep 26, 2009 04:27 PM, I-0095-Sr8017 Ramp, Lat: 39.84658, Lon: -75.38940, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 2003 10:40 AM, I-95, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 48m157ftTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 180,568Total average daily traffic
  • 9,092Total average daily truck traffic
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 ORIGINATED18$101,1675$66,80035$85,0574$47,5009$64,778
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$128,2501$48,0005$94,2000$01$31,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$100,2002$102,00025$90,8805$19,4001$53,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$103,0000$025$78,0800$03$65,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$05$93,8001$10,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4064.01 , 4064.02

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 ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$104,0001$249,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4064.01 , 4064.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 24

Incident types - Chester Township

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chester Township, PA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Chester Township compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2018.