Darby, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 10,687 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 5,071  (47.5%)
Females: 5,616  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 19050.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,647 (it was $30,938 in 2000)
Darby:

$32,647
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,130 (it was $13,990 in 2000)

Darby borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,445 (it was $51,600 in 2000)
Darby:

$82,445
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $271,902; Detached houses: $338,956; Townhouses or other attached units: $154,444; In 2-unit structures: $170,420; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $254,846; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $196,169; Mobile homes: $13,543

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,005.

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  • Races in Darby, PA (2013)

    Darby races chart
    • 8,32577.8%Black alone
    • 1,73516.2%White alone
    • 7086.6%Hispanic
    • 980.9%Two or more races
    • 380.4%Asian alone
    • 120.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Darby: 102.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (14.8%), Italian (6.8%), Irish (6.3%), German (3.9%), West Indian (1.9%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/03/1853

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 13,100 people per square mile   (very high).

Darby,PA real estate house value index trend

Darby, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Darby:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Darby borough:

  • Never married: 47.4%
  • Now married: 31.0%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

1,570 residents are foreign born (12.2% Africa, 1.9% Latin America, 1.5% Asia).

This borough:

14.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Darby, Pennsylvania as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Darby to the number of sex offenders is 1,187 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,913 (3.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,597 (2.2%)

Darby satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Philadelphia, PA (8.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Colwyn borough, PA (0.7 miles ), Sharon Hill borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Yeadon borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Collingdale borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Aldan borough, PA (1.2 miles ), East Lansdowne borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Darby Township, PA (1.3 miles ), Lansdowne borough, PA (1.4 miles ).

Latitude: 39.92 N, Longitude: 75.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +84 (+0.8%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 545 (14.5%)

Darby household income distribution Darby home values distribution

Crime rates in Darby by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 112100130001
per 100,000 9.79.819.79.90.00.010.130.40.00.00.09.4
Rapes 131210815561112111187
per 100,000 125.7117.598.379.2149.250.260.5111.6120.2102.6102.7814.6
Robberies 293945315258747866787880
per 100,000 280.4381.9442.5306.8517.2581.9746.5791.0661.3727.5728.2749.1
Assaults 238231314273287342355306335317N/A298
per 100,000 2,300.92,262.33,087.82,701.92,854.33,431.33,581.23,103.13,356.72,956.8N/A2,790.3
Burglaries 103126132100112156148174155234169174
per 100,000 995.71,234.01,298.1989.71,113.91,565.21,493.01,764.51,553.12,182.61,577.81,629.2
Thefts 227214249232280244283231247298282304
per 100,000 2,194.52,095.82,448.62,296.12,784.72,448.12,854.82,342.62,474.92,779.62,632.82,846.4
Auto thefts 729775689167663652564747
per 100,000 696.1950.0737.5673.0905.0672.2665.8365.1521.0522.3438.8440.1
Arson 563333230125
per 100,000 48.358.829.529.729.830.120.230.40.09.318.746.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 919.2971.11169.4974.91159.91217.71341.91314.31273.31254.61198.01798.2

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Crime rate in Darby detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -634 (-5.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Darby, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Darby-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Darby borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 23.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Darby-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 50.1 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 48.7 miles away from Darby 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 283.0 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 290.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.2 miles away from Darby 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 325.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Todd Rundgren - Multi-instrumentalist, Evan O'Neill Kane - Surgeon, Mike Scioscia - Baseball player and coach, W. C. Fields - Actor, Tim D'Annunzio - Businessman, John Patrick Foley - Roman Catholic archbishop and cardinal, Steve McCurry - Photojournalist, Christopher G. Donovan - Politician, Jamie Kennedy - Comedian, William Sellers - Inventor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Darby:

  • MERCY FITZGERALD HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, LANSDOWNE & BAILY RDS)
  • MERCY HEALTH HOSPICE PROGRAM (1500 LANSDOWNE AVENUE)
  • LITTLE FLOWER MANOR (1201 SPRINGFIELD ROAD)
  • LITTLE FLOWER NRSG HM (1201 SPRINGFIELD RD PO BOX 190)
  • MERCY FITZGERALD HOSPITAL SNF (1500 LANSDOWNE AVENUE)
  • NAAMANS CREEK COUNTRY MANOR (1500 LANSDOWNE AVENUE)
  • SAINT FRANCIS COUNTRY HOUSE (1412 LANSDOWNE AVENUE)

Amtrak stations near Darby:

  • 5 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.
  • 8 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 Darby:

  • University of the Sciences (about 4 miles; Philadelphia, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,464)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 5 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Drexel University (about 5 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)
  • The University of the Arts (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)

Public high schools in Darby:

Public elementary/middle school in Darby:

Private elementary/middle school in Darby:

  • CHRIST HAVEN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 51; Location: 521 WALNUT ST; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Darby, School District: WILLIAM PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Darby:

  • DARBY LIBRARY (Operating income: $68,973; Location: 1001 MAIN ST; 20,264 books; 313 audio materials; 888 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 32 other licensed databases; 13 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Darby: Darby Station (A), Darby Borough Hall (B), Darby Library (C), Darby Fire Patrol 2 Station 21 (D), Darby Police Department (E), Saint Francis Country Home (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mount Zion Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Blue Sun Events & Travel (Tours & Charters; 424 Walnut Street).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 127. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

127
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.296
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.23
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0248. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0248
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.0%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.5% for Black residents, 63.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 83.1% for other race residents, 28.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  3.0 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  71.0%
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: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Darby in 2010:

  • 387 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 57 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Darby in 2000:

  • 378 people in nursing homes
  • 56 people in religious group quarters
  • 55 people in other group homes
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Darby, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Darby compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Darby (2011 data):

  • Sharon Savings Bank: at 9 Chester Pike, branch established on 1873/01/01. Info updated 2008/12/04: Bank assets: $211.3 mil, Deposits: $170.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Darby borough (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic262,50650
Mainline Protestant52,224169
Evangelical Protestant24,456136
Other9,00927
Black Protestant5,61739
Orthodox5,0968
None200,071-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.1%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,296
Other Government Administration 7$30,162$51,70615$6,275
Police Protection - Officers 15$122,204$97,76329$108,576
Streets and Highways 5$25,114$60,2740$0
Totals for Government 27$177,480$78,88045$117,147

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.52% ($39,395 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.47% ($75,682)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.41% ($65,892)


4.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($653 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.28% ($35,024 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.65% ($78,925)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.48% ($63,096)

Strongest AM radio stations in Darby:

  • 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.)
  • WURD (900 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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 Darby:

  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, 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.)
  • WPEB (88.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEST PHILADELPHIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Darby:

  • 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)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, 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.)
  • 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)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
See more detailed statistics of Darby fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 45,039Total average daily traffic
  • 963Total average daily truck traffic
  • 69,356Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Darby)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 317 Ne Of Londonderry Ln And Shetland Rd (Lat: 39.919833 Lon: -75.250472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WPRM356, Licensee ID: L00003681
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.740 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 160.890 MHz, 161.265 MHz, 161.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/17/2000, Expiration Date: 11/17/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2006, Certifier: S B Watson
    Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 5220 Belfort Rd Sste 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256, Phone: (904) 332-5965, Fax: (904) 332-6048
  • 101 S Macdade Boulevard (Lat: 39.916389 Lon: -75.266667), Call Sign: WPWW698
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)
    Grant Date: 11/24/2012, Expiration Date: 01/30/2023, Certifier: Howard A Moll
    Registrant: Mcdonalds, 101south Macdade Blvd, Darby, PA 19023, Phone: (610) 532-3999, Fax: (610) 532-8352, Email:
  • Lat: 39.924417 Lon: -75.267500, Call Sign: WQAY716
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.937 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/27/2004, Expiration Date: 08/27/2014, Certifier: Frank Moran
    Registrant: Town Communications, Ardmore, PA 19003, Phone: (610) 649-2859, Fax: (610) 896-5724, Email:
  • 317 Ne Of Londonderry Ln And Shetland Rd (Lat: 39.919833 Lon: -75.250472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WQIA343
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.740 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 160.890 MHz, 161.265 MHz, 161.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2007, Expiration Date: 12/06/2017, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse
    Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Drive South, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Landsdowne Ave And Bailey Rd Fitzgerald (Lat: 39.926500 Lon: -75.268500), Structure height: 41.1 m, Overall height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WNTT411
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/1993, Expiration Date: 11/02/1998
    Registrant: Phone: (610) 237-4337
  • PA-PHL5352A, Hook Rd (Lat: 39.897167 Lon: -75.256778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.8 m, Overall height: 37.8 m, Call Sign: WQKS281
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/28/2009, Expiration Date: 08/28/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Spectrum Holdings Iii, LLC, 1250 Eye Street, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • PA-PHL377A, 901 Quarry St. (Lat: 39.916722 Lon: -75.261750), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQME816
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/20/2010, Expiration Date: 07/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Darby)
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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$84,1145$45,40042$88,00010$26,80016$92,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$83,3332$28,00012$64,7503$54,3332$59,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$73,5008$50,62560$77,30026$18,07712$65,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$69,0001$50,00038$86,3164$18,5005$74,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$010$72,5004$60,0002$60,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4024.00 , 4025.00, 4026.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$56,5001$68,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4024.00 , 4025.00, 4026.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Darby

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Darby, PA
Most common first names in Darby, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary45581.3 years
John38372.9 years
William29572.7 years
Joseph23272.9 years
Margaret23079.8 years
James23070.8 years
Anna22982.1 years
Charles18572.4 years
George16873.0 years
Elizabeth16880.1 years
Most common last names in Darby, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6971.1 years
Johnson5071.9 years
Kelly4372.0 years
Brown3972.5 years
Dougherty3872.6 years
Davis3872.4 years
Thompson3870.5 years
Jones3773.9 years
Miller3773.1 years
Moore3575.3 years
Businesses in Darby, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Cricket Wireless1Walgreens1
FedEx1

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