Coatesville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 13,123 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +21.1%
Males: 6,188  (47.2%)
Females: 6,935  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

30.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19320.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,279 (it was $29,912 in 2000)
Coatesville:

$44,279
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,182 (it was $14,079 in 2000)

Coatesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $153,589 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Coatesville:

$153,589
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $166,553; detached houses: $197,867; townhouses or other attached units: $150,775; in 2-unit structures: $158,752

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,009.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coatesville: 102.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.5%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.3% for Black residents, 42.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for other race residents, 35.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Coatesville, PA (2010)
    • 5,84144.6%Black alone
    • 3,56527.2%White alone
    • 3,00823.0%Hispanic
    • 5043.8%Two or more races
    • 1090.8%Asian alone
    • 370.3%American Indian alone
    • 270.2%Other race alone
    • 90.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 89 registered sex offenders living in Coatesville, Pennsylvania as of December 06, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Coatesville is 149 to 1.


Crime rates in Coatesville by year

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(17.8)
4
(35.1)
4
(34.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(25.2)
2
(15.2)
6
(45.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
8
(60.8)
1
(7.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(35.5)
2
(17.5)
3
(26.1)
3
(25.5)
9
(77.0)
4
(34.2)
7
(58.7)
2
(15.2)
9
(68.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
2
(15.2)
1
(7.6)
2
(15.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
31
(275.4)
46
(403.3)
81
(704.0)
78
(664.2)
101
(864.1)
88
(751.4)
60
(503.4)
61
(464.2)
57
(430.6)
62
(471.7)
55
(418.5)
44
(333.9)
38
(288.8)
24
(183.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
71
(630.7)
50
(438.3)
63
(547.6)
88
(749.3)
63
(539.0)
84
(717.3)
70
(587.2)
84
(639.2)
54
(407.9)
78
(593.4)
75
(570.7)
64
(485.6)
64
(486.4)
48
(367.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(621.8)
91
(797.8)
101
(877.9)
150
(1,277)
99
(847.0)
97
(828.3)
111
(931.2)
114
(867.4)
121
(914.1)
76
(578.2)
94
(715.3)
61
(462.9)
52
(395.2)
65
(497.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
241
(2,141)
258
(2,262)
325
(2,825)
344
(2,929)
269
(2,301)
255
(2,177)
340
(2,852)
307
(2,336)
271
(2,047)
225
(1,712)
215
(1,636)
241
(1,829)
251
(1,908)
193
(1,478)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(275.4)
82
(718.9)
60
(521.5)
70
(596.0)
50
(427.8)
38
(324.5)
36
(302.0)
41
(312.0)
37
(279.5)
59
(448.9)
20
(152.2)
28
(212.5)
26
(197.6)
21
(160.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
7
(62.2)
1
(8.8)
3
(26.1)
1
(8.5)
24
(205.3)
27
(230.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(22.7)
9
(68.5)
2
(15.2)
2
(15.2)
2
(15.2)
3
(23.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)387.4496.6627.3623.8665.5567.2569.2488.8524.1405.1373.5347.1431.4263.1

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City-data.com crime index in Coatesville, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 33 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Pennsylvania average:

1.96
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Ancestries: Italian (3.4%), American (2.9%), Irish (2.8%), German (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1914

Elevation: 320 feet

Land area: 1.85 square miles.

Population density: 7,082 people per square mile   (high).

Coatesville, Pennsylvania map

1,928 residents are foreign born (11.7% Latin America, 1.9% Africa).

This city:

14.5%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,293 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,900 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (21.2 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (35.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

South Coatesville borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Modena borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Caln, PA (1.4 miles ),
Thorndale, PA (1.9 miles ),
Pomeroy, PA (2.0 miles ),
Parkesburg borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Downingtown borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
Cochranville, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.98 N, Longitude: 75.82 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,362 (-17.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 703 (12.3%)

Area codes: 610, 484

Distribution of median household income in Coatesville, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Coatesville, PA in 2017

Coatesville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 45 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 2001: 83 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2002: 64 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2003: 66 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2004: 67 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2005: 64 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $220,200
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $41,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $22,900
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $45,800
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $9,400
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $35,700
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $33,300
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $33,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Coatesville, PA residents
Average permit cost in Coatesville, PA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Coatesville, PA
Historical housing units in Coatesville, PA
Most common industries in Coatesville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Construction (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.8%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.2%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Coatesville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)

Average climate in Coatesville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 91.8. This is worse than average.

City:

91.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.236. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.72
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.348. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.348
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.82
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00431. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00431
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Coatesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Coatesville city center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 13.2 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coatesville-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 26.6 miles away from Coatesville 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 25.8 miles away from Coatesville 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 261.6 miles away from Coatesville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 284.8 miles away from Coatesville 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 57.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.3 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 Chester County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Coatesville:

  • BRANDYWINE HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 201 REECEVILLE ROAD)
  • COATESVILLE VA MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 1400 BLACK HORSE HILL ROAD)
  • TRANSITIONAL LEVEL CARE BRANDYWINE HOS (201 REESEVILLE ROAD)

Airports and heliports located in Coatesville:

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Amtrak station:

COATESVILLE (3RD AVE. & FLEETWOOD ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coatesville:

  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 10 miles; Exton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,731)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • Immaculata University (about 14 miles; Immaculata, PA; FT enrollment: 2,912)
  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; Lincoln University, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • University of Delaware (about 22 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 20,078)
  • Neumann University (about 22 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 22 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)

Public high school in Coatesville:

Private high school in Coatesville:

  • VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 64, Location: 200 AIRPORT RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Coatesville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Coatesville:

  • POPE JOHN PAUL II REGIONAL CATHOLIC ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 646, Location: 2875 MANOR RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • MARANATHA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 58, Location: 239 E LINCOLN HWY, Grades: UG-1)
  • SANDY HILL SCHOOL (Students: 29, Location: 162 ASH RD, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Coatesville

Library in Coatesville:

  • COATESVILLE AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $338,341; Location: 501 E LINCOLN HIGHWAY; 55,156 books; 599 audio materials; 2,459 video materials; 29 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Richard "RIP" Hamilton attended Coatsville High School. RIP is currently leading the Detroit Pistons to hopefully many Playoff victories. added by Colleen
  • Add Cheyney University to local univ. listing

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Coatesville: Coatesville City Hall (A), Coatesville Library (B), Coatesville Police Station (C), Lukens Steel Fire Station (D), Coatesville Fire Department / Washington Hose Company (E), Coatesville Fire Department / West End Fire Company (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Kurtz (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Graystone Society Inc (Historical Places & Services; 76 South 1st Avenue).

Birthplace of: Richard Hamilton (basketball) - Professional basketball player, Doc Amole - Professional baseball player, Richard Hamilton - NBA player (Detroit Pistons, born: Feb 14, 1978), Bill Kirk - Baseball player, John A. Gibney, Jr. - Judge, Calvin Grove - Boxer, Gene Patton - Major League Baseball player, J. T. Dorsey - Soccer player, John Allen - College basketball player (Seton Hall Pirates), John Allen (basketball) - Basketball player.

Chester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

COATESVILLE VETERANS ADM HOSP (Population served: 2,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-09-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 29 regular monitoring violations
  • 7 other older monitoring violations
HIDDEN ACRES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PASS (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
RAINBOW PIZZA (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
SANDY HILL PRESCHOOL (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
MR ES TAVERN (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
DYERS DELI AND DAIRY DELIGHT (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
ROXSIES PIZZA (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between OCT-08-2012 and NOV-08-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-08-2009 to SEP-08-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Coatesville in 2010:

  • 118 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 82 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Coatesville in 2000:

  • 56 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 32 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Banks with branches in Coatesville (2011 data):

  • Coatesville Savings Bank: at 185 East Lincoln Highway, branch established on 1919/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/20: Bank assets: $200.2 mil, Deposits: $158.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Susquehanna Bank: Freedom Village Branch at 15 Freedom Blvd., branch established on 2004/06/29. 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: Airport Village Branch at 102 Airport Road, branch established on 1994/11/07. 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.
  • DNB First, National Association: Caln Office Branch at 1835 East Lincoln Highway, branch established on 1991/01/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $607.7 mil, Deposits: $498.2 mil, headquarters in Downingtown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Dnb Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Coatesville:

Marital status in Coatesville, PA
  • Never married: 49.7%
  • Now married: 32.3%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Coatesville:

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Coatesville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coatesville, PA (based on Chester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic212,11333
Mainline Protestant60,921156
Evangelical Protestant31,520167
Other6,09025
Black Protestant4,27125
Orthodox6754
None183,296-
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: 75
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Chester County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Chester County:

7.5%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Chester County:

22.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.8%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Coatesville:

43.5%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Coatesville:

13.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.0%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

52.9%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.3%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coatesville, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 35$209,162$71,7130$0
Other Government Administration 24$64,741$32,3716$1,762
Streets and Highways 5$20,479$49,1500$0
Firefighters 4$25,864$77,59211$11,560
Financial Administration 2$7,856$47,1360$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,825$40,9500$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$5,769$69,2280$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 73$340,696$56,00517$13,322

Coatesville government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,220,000 ($321.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,006,000 ($76.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $687,000 ($52.35)
    Regular Highways: $662,000 ($50.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $641,000 ($48.85)
    Central Staff Services: $565,000 ($43.05)
    Financial Administration: $484,000 ($36.88)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $471,000 ($35.89)
    General - Other: $323,000 ($24.61)
    General Public Buildings: $271,000 ($20.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $265,000 ($20.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $156,000 ($11.89)
    Transit Utilities: $61,000 ($4.65)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($0.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($1.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $102,000 ($7.77)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($1.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,377,000 ($333.54)

Coatesville government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $740,000 ($56.39)
    Other: $353,000 ($26.90)
    Parking Facilities: $24,000 ($1.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($1.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $45,000 ($3.43)
    Other: $36,000 ($2.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $108,000 ($8.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $288,000 ($21.95)
    Interest Earnings: $280,000 ($21.34)
    General Revenue - Other: $94,000 ($7.16)
    Sale of Property: $20,000 ($1.52)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($0.99)
    Rents: $12,000 ($0.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $627,000 ($47.78)
    Highways: $220,000 ($16.76)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($0.53)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $3,124,000 ($238.06)
    Property: $2,377,000 ($181.13)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $202,000 ($15.39)
    Public Utility License: $170,000 ($12.95)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $162,000 ($12.34)

Coatesville government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,000 ($28.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $297,000 ($22.63)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $74,000 ($5.64)

Coatesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $81,000 ($6.17)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,021,000 ($763.62)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000 ($0.15)

5.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($92,332 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.43%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($817 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.98% ($99,386 average AGI)
from Delaware County, PA  0.81% ($97,712)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.43% ($83,868)


5.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,965 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.90% ($86,622 average AGI)
to Delaware County, PA  0.58% ($114,050)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.43% ($65,058)
Businesses in Coatesville, PA
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless4McDonald's1
DHL1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid2
FedEx4U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS3
Kroger2YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Coatesville:

  • WCOJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; COATESVILLE, PA; Owner: WCOJ RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coatesville:

  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • W280CP (103.9 FM; WAGONTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Coatesville:

  • 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.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Coatesville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 151ft / 45.8mTotal length
  • $7,074,000Total costs
  • 137,331Total average daily traffic
  • 12,018Total average daily truck traffic
  • 114,244Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic
New bridges in Coatesville, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Coatesville, PA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Coatesville)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Coatesville, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 114 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coatesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Coatesville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED44$149,54526$104,615103$130,0587$47,0001$440,00051$107,5880$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$172,0001$156,00010$131,3002$39,0000$02$71,0001$68,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$117,77811$89,36469$134,26120$60,1500$014$133,2141$85,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$214,6673$55,00054$151,6677$26,8571$1,920,0007$200,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$240,0002$57,50013$123,4620$00$04$61,2500$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3054.00 , 3055.00, 3056.00, 3057.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$115,6671$162,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$141,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$102,0001$195,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$199,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$78,0000$01$78,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3054.00 , 3055.00, 3056.00, 3057.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Coatesville, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Coatesville, PA - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 157
  • Hazardous Condition: 70
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Coatesville, PA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coatesville, PA
Most common first names in Coatesville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John40372.6 years
William33372.1 years
Mary29078.6 years
James24671.1 years
Charles22972.4 years
Joseph22072.2 years
George19973.2 years
Robert19769.4 years
Helen14577.5 years
Anna14381.1 years
Most common last names in Coatesville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10072.5 years
Smith9974.1 years
Brown7871.5 years
Thompson7375.3 years
Miller6874.8 years
Williams6471.8 years
Jones6270.4 years
Taylor5973.7 years
Davis5474.1 years
Wilson4973.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coatesville, PA
  • 51.7%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16.4%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coatesville, PA
  • 49.2%Electricity
  • 28.0%Utility gas
  • 19.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Coatesville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Coatesville on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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