Croydon, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 9,950.
Population change since 2000: -0.4%
Males: 5,148  (51.7%)
Females: 4,802  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19021.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,489 (it was $46,858 in 2000)
Croydon:

$66,489
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,525 (it was $19,751 in 2000)

Croydon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $214,908 (it was $106,500 in 2000)
Croydon:

$214,908
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $375,995; detached houses: $408,539; townhouses or other attached units: $266,374; in 2-unit structures: $237,628; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $409,652; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $279,396; mobile homes: $69,397

Median gross rent in 2017: $999.

March 2019 cost of living index in Croydon: 102.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.0%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Croydon, PA (2017)
    • 7,53576.6%White alone
    • 1,29513.2%Hispanic
    • 5165.2%Black alone
    • 4284.3%Asian alone
    • 1091.1%Two or more races
    • 510.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Croydon, Pennsylvania as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Croydon is 4,905 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Irish (16.4%), German (11.8%), American (9.6%), Italian (8.3%), Polish (4.6%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 20 feet

Land area: 2.48 square miles.

Population density: 4,013 people per square mile   (average).

Croydon, Pennsylvania map

826 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America, 1.3% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This place:

8.4%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,865 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,033 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Levittown, PA (4.9 miles , pop. 53,966).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (14.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Beverly, NJ (1.5 miles ),
Eddington, PA (1.6 miles ),
Cornwells Heights-Eddington, PA (1.6 miles ),
Bristol borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Burlington, NJ (1.6 miles ),
Cornwells Heights, PA (1.7 miles ),
Hulmeville borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Penndel borough, PA (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 40.09 N, Longitude: 74.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,712 (-27.6%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 346 (6.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 609

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

3.4%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Croydon, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Croydon, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)

Average climate in Croydon, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Croydon, 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 90.7. This is worse than average.

City:

90.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.415. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.415
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.735. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.735
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
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 1.3 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 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.40
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00713. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00713
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Croydon-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Croydon place center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 30.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Croydon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.3 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 268.5 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 60.7 miles away from Croydon 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 303.6 miles away from Croydon 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 37.1 miles away from Croydon 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 309.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bucks County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Croydon:

  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF BUCKS COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BRISTOL, PA)
  • SILVER LAKE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BRISTOL, PA)
  • SOUTHEASTERN HEALTH SERVICES OF PA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BRISTOL, PA)
  • LOWER BUCKS HOSPITAL COORDINATED HOME CARE PROGRAM (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BRISTOL, PA)
  • LOWER BUCKS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; BRISTOL, PA)
  • IMMEDIATE HOMECARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BENSALEM, PA)
  • KINDEST CARE HEALTHCARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BENSALEM, PA)

Heliports located in Croydon:

Amtrak stations near Croydon:

  • 12 miles: TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . 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.
  • 16 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.
  • 18 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Croydon:

  • Strayer University-Pennsylvania (about 5 miles; Trevose, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,027)
  • Holy Family University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,305)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 11 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 12 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 12 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 3,155)
  • The College of New Jersey (about 14 miles; Ewing, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,573)
  • La Salle University (about 14 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 5,318)

Public elementary/middle school in Croydon:

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Notable locations in Croydon: Croydon Station (A), Edgely Industrial Park (B), Croydon Mannor (C), Croydon Industrial Park (D), Riverview Industrial Park (E), Rohm and Hass Fire Department (F), Croydon Fire Company 1 Station 11 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Croydon: Community Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bristol Cemetery (1), Saint Marks Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bucks County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Croydon (2011 data):

  • Fidelity Savings and Loan Association of Bucks Co: Croydon Branch at 704 State Road, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $107.9 mil, Deposits: $95.3 mil, headquarters in Bristol, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Croydon Branch at 399 Bristol Pike, branch established on 1952/11/03. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Croydon:

Marital status in Croydon, PA
  • Never married: 35.0%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Croydon:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Croydon, PA (based on Bucks County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic321,96341
Mainline Protestant61,154157
Evangelical Protestant29,487140
Other16,15946
Orthodox7774
Black Protestant4036
None195,306-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 98
Bucks County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bucks County:

23.3%
State:

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

13.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Croydon:

45.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Croydon:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Croydon:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

56.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.7%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Croydon, PA Residents

4.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($77,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,159 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.13% ($62,218 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.98% ($70,744)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.30% ($89,508)


4.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($103,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,129 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  1.00% ($70,296 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.81% ($53,169)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.15% ($57,929)
Businesses in Croydon, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Dunkin Donuts1
AMF Bowling1True Value1
CVS1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Croydon:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WIFI (1460 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, NJ; Owner: REAL LIFE BROADCASTING)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WBUD (1260 AM; 5 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Croydon:

  • W246AR (97.1 FM; LEVITTOWN, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOC.)
  • 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)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Croydon:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W25AW (Channel 25; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: WZBN TV, INC.)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Croydon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Croydon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 318ft / 96.6mTotal length
  • $8,665,000Total costs
  • 534,281Total average daily traffic
  • 70,830Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Croydon, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 211960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Croydon, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Property Management, 2901 River Road (Lat: 40.090806 Lon: -74.881222), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 36.9 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Property Management, 2901 River Road (Lat: 40.090806 Lon: -74.881222), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 36.9 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Kristin A Steiner, 2901 River Road (Lat: 40.090806 Lon: -74.881222), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 36.9 m, Registrant: Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Edward G Roach, 2901 River Road (Lat: 40.090806 Lon: -74.881222), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 36.9 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments Ii, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Coventry & Overlook (Lat: 40.091944 Lon: -74.911667), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services Inc, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2900 River Rd (Lat: 40.043722 Lon: -74.882944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WPKX281,
    Assigned Frequencies: 8500.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/1997, Expiration Date: 08/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2002, Certifier: Amy S Vallely, Registrant: Krohne America, 7 Dearborn Rd, Peabody, MA 01960, Fax: (508) 535-1720
  • Lat: 40.089556 Lon: -74.896556, Call Sign: WPUE536,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.262 MHz, 466.262 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 02/15/2022, Certifier: Marie Jensen, Registrant: Licom Communications, 2450 Durham Road, Bristol, PA 19007, Phone: (215) 945-0998, Fax: (215) 945-1016

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Croydon)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial 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 ORIGINATED47$173,39817$137,246112$156,81811$58,1063$77,063
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$016$143,8942$75,0050$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$142,5765$138,98277$159,91114$39,9023$92,413
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$161,2501$123,89046$173,9512$55,1051$115,230
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$195,2402$54,95010$167,5461$71,2600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1003.02 , 1003.07

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$195,4353$194,457
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$189,0600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1003.02 , 1003.07

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Croydon, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Croydon, 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 35. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 90 took place in 2007, and the least - 4 in 2013. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Croydon, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (65.3%), and Outside Fires (22.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Croydon, PA
    • 36565.3%Structure Fires
    • 12822.9%Outside Fires
    • 397.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 274.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Croydon, PA
Most common first names in Croydon, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5173.6 years
John4972.4 years
Joseph4670.2 years
Mary3479.4 years
Robert3369.3 years
Margaret3279.4 years
James3168.4 years
George2975.5 years
Dorothy2977.8 years
Helen2180.0 years
Most common last names in Croydon, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1378.2 years
Smith1178.9 years
Brown973.9 years
Haines655.3 years
Snyder680.8 years
Anderson567.8 years
Donahue575.0 years
Fox554.4 years
Thompson571.8 years
Bauer469.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Croydon, PA
  • 47.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.8%Utility gas
  • 23.6%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Croydon, PA
  • 43.2%Electricity
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used


Croydon compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Croydon on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 (19021) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #23 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+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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