Collingdale, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 8,791 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 4,317  (49.1%)
Females: 4,474  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

34.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19023.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,280 (it was $40,207 in 2000)
Collingdale:

$59,280
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,435 (it was $16,751 in 2000)

Collingdale borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $135,756 (it was $70,400 in 2000)
Collingdale:

$135,756
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $138,517; detached houses: $168,731; townhouses or other attached units: $112,126; in 2-unit structures: $394,825

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,023.

March 2019 cost of living index in Collingdale: 101.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.9%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.8% for Black residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 11.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Collingdale, PA (2017)
    • 4,42050.1%White alone
    • 3,60640.9%Black alone
    • 3353.8%Hispanic
    • 1912.2%Asian alone
    • 1842.1%Two or more races
    • 1411.6%Other race alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Collingdale, Pennsylvania as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Collingdale is 550 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Collingdale by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(35.1)
3
(35.3)
4
(47.4)
1
(11.9)
1
(12.0)
4
(47.4)
2
(22.7)
1
(11.4)
3
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
3
(34.2)
1
(11.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(222.5)
16
(188.0)
22
(260.7)
23
(274.5)
16
(192.0)
11
(130.4)
23
(260.9)
19
(215.8)
23
(261.8)
19
(215.9)
15
(170.6)
11
(125.5)
10
(113.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
91
(1,066)
83
(975.4)
76
(900.5)
96
(1,146)
66
(791.9)
82
(972.0)
80
(907.6)
71
(806.4)
63
(717.0)
76
(863.5)
73
(830.1)
80
(913.0)
53
(602.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(374.7)
33
(387.8)
34
(402.8)
37
(441.6)
26
(312.0)
33
(391.2)
65
(737.5)
62
(704.1)
53
(603.2)
50
(568.1)
36
(409.4)
37
(422.3)
34
(386.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
230
(2,693)
203
(2,386)
216
(2,559)
199
(2,375)
174
(2,088)
157
(1,861)
187
(2,122)
213
(2,419)
191
(2,174)
200
(2,272)
159
(1,808)
159
(1,815)
209
(2,377)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(445.0)
29
(340.8)
17
(201.4)
35
(417.8)
24
(288.0)
18
(213.4)
24
(272.3)
30
(340.7)
14
(159.3)
15
(170.4)
24
(272.9)
24
(273.9)
27
(307.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(36.0)
1
(11.9)
2
(22.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)477.5429.5442.9480.4354.0390.4458.9408.4391.2381.8349.1371.7310.5

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City-data.com crime index in Collingdale, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Italian (10.9%), Irish (10.8%), German (7.0%), Liberian (3.6%), African (3.4%), Jamaican (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/23/1891

Elevation: 83 feet

Land area: 0.87 square miles.

Population density: 10,142 people per square mile   (high).

Collingdale, Pennsylvania map

977 residents are foreign born (6.7% Africa, 1.9% Latin America).

This borough:

11.1%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,610 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,206 (3.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Philadelphia, PA (9.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Aldan borough, PA (0.8 miles ),
Sharon Hill borough, PA (0.8 miles ),
Darby Township, PA (0.8 miles ),
Darby borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Glenolden borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Colwyn borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Clifton Heights borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Folcroft borough, PA (1.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.91 N, Longitude: 75.28 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,994 (-34.0%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 545 (12.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Collingdale, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Collingdale, PA in 2017
Collingdale satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Collingdale, PA
Historical housing units in Collingdale, PA
Most common industries in Collingdale, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Collingdale, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)

Average climate in Collingdale, Pennsylvania

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Collingdale, 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 98.5. This is worse than average.

City:

98.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.309. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.309
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.94. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.94
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.645. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.645
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.84
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00332. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00332
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Collingdale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Collingdale borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 22.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collingdale-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 49.4 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 48.0 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 283.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.6 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 48.7 miles away from Collingdale 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 326.2 miles away from Collingdale 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).
Collingdale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Collingdale:

  • LITTLE FLOWER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • LITTLE FLOWER NRSG HM (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • REDEEMER HOME HEALTH SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; GLENOLDEN, PA)
  • SAINT FRANCIS COUNTRY HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • MERCY HEALTH HOSPICE PROGRAM (Hospital, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • MERCY FITZGERALD HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • NAAMANS CREEK COUNTRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DARBY, PA)

Amtrak stations near Collingdale:

  • 6 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.
  • 7 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.
  • 9 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Collingdale:

  • University of the Sciences (about 5 miles; Philadelphia, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,464)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 6 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Drexel University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • The University of the Arts (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)

Private high school in Collingdale:

  • CHRIST ACADEMY (Students: 20, Location: 523 CLIFTON AVE, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Collingdale:

  • HARRIS SCH (Students: 673, Location: 501 SHARON AVENUE, Grades: KG-8)
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Library in Collingdale:

  • COLLINGDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $56,575; Location: 823 MACDADE BLVD; 29,233 books; 392 audio materials; 831 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 33 other licensed databases; 155 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Collingdale: Bartram Avenue Station (A), Collingdale Borough Hall (B), Collingdale Station (C), Andrews Avenue Station (D), Collingdale Fire Company 1 Station 6 (E), Collingdale Fire Company 2 Station 42 (F), Collingdale Library (G), Collingdale Police Department (H), Darby Fire Company 1 Station 4 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Eden Memorial Cemetery (1), Har Zion Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Collingdale: Collingdale 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
Average household size:
This borough:

2.8 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

68.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.1%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Collingdale in 2000:

  • 11 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

For population 15 years and over in Collingdale:

Marital status in Collingdale, PA
  • Never married: 42.2%
  • Now married: 39.8%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Collingdale:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Collingdale
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Religion statistics for Collingdale, PA (based on Delaware County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Delaware County:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.5%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Delaware County:

11.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Collingdale:

47.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Collingdale:

22.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Collingdale:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Collingdale:

32.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Collingdale:

56.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Collingdale, 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 9$55,994$74,6599$5,928
Streets and Highways 4$15,161$45,4830$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,869$65,2149$4,017
Police - Other 1$3,731$44,77212$20,216
Parks and Recreation 1$2,683$32,1960$0
Health 0$0 3$661
Financial Administration 0$0 2$626
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 1$571
Totals for Government 17$88,438$62,42736$32,019

Collingdale government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $42,000 ($4.78)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,991,000 ($226.48)
    Sewerage: $798,000 ($90.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $592,000 ($67.34)
    Regular Highways: $502,000 ($57.10)
    General Public Buildings: $475,000 ($54.03)
    Financial Administration: $324,000 ($36.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $116,000 ($13.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $87,000 ($9.90)
    General - Other: $55,000 ($6.26)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $47,000 ($5.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $21,000 ($2.39)
    Health - Other: $9,000 ($1.02)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($0.68)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $1,009,000 ($114.78)
    Other Investments - Other: $887,000 ($100.90)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $717,000 ($81.56)
    Benefit Payments: $282,000 ($32.08)
    Corporate Bonds: $106,000 ($12.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($0.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $94,000 ($10.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,692,000 ($192.47)

Collingdale government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $986,000 ($112.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $596,000 ($67.80)
    Other: $194,000 ($22.07)
    Parking Facilities: $12,000 ($1.37)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $90,000 ($10.24)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $55,000 ($6.26)
    Local Employee Contribution: $37,000 ($4.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $99,000 ($11.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $290,000 ($32.99)
    Fines and Forfeits: $92,000 ($10.47)
    Donations From Private Sources: $77,000 ($8.76)
    Special Assessments: $42,000 ($4.78)
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($1.48)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $232,000 ($26.39)
    Highways: $140,000 ($15.93)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($0.46)
  • Tax - Property: $2,313,000 ($263.11)
    Public Utility License: $132,000 ($15.02)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000 ($4.32)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($1.59)

Collingdale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $819,000 ($93.16)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $25,000 ($2.84)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $758,000 ($86.22)

4.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($690 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.74% ($50,820 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.53% ($114,050)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.51% ($96,517)


5.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($74,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,488 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.31% ($45,190 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.73% ($97,712)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.58% ($92,262)
Businesses in Collingdale, PA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1T-Mobile1
FedEx1UPS1
GameStop1

Strongest AM radio stations in Collingdale:

  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WURD (900 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Collingdale:

  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEB (88.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEST PHILADELPHIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Collingdale:

  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Collingdale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Collingdale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Clifton & Bedford Aves (Lat: 39.915944 Lon: -75.281306), Call Sign: WNCD448,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3800 MHz, 46.4200 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2000, Expiration Date: 05/14/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2005, Registrant: Collingdale Vol Fire Co 1, Collingdale, PA 19023, Phone: (215) 461-9362
  • 801 Clifton Ave (Lat: 39.917333 Lon: -75.281583), Call Sign: KGM702, Licensee ID: L00077854,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, Grant Date: 09/20/1996, Expiration Date: 11/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002, Registrant: M Paul Payne Company Inc, Collingdale, PA 19023, Phone: (610) 583-5200

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Collingdale)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED55$120,32713$92,231106$106,9439$27,7780$028$101,464
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$112,0000$014$117,5712$6,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$100,6006$106,16758$105,06930$32,3671$5,00011$121,545
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$123,6003$114,66729$122,5523$16,0001$1,800,0001$84,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$165,5001$140,00018$121,0002$118,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4031.01 , 4031.03, 4031.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$126,0002$124,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$95,0001$89,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4031.01 , 4031.03, 4031.04

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

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 42. The highest number of reported fires - 102 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2012. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Collingdale, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (50.8%), and Outside Fires (21.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Collingdale, PA
    • 34250.8%Structure Fires
    • 14721.8%Outside Fires
    • 14521.5%Other
    • 395.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Collingdale, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Collingdale, PA
  • 71.1%Utility gas
  • 17.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.0%Electricity
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Collingdale, PA
  • 61.6%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Electricity
  • 9.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Coal or coke


Collingdale compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Collingdale on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sierra Leone (population 500+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Africa (population 500+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa (population 500+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (1,000+ students)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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