Glassboro, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 19,007 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.3%
 
Males: 9,297  (48.9%)
Females: 9,710  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  27.4 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08071.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $59,515 (it was $44,992 in 2000)
Glassboro:

$59,515
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,568 (it was $18,113 in 2000)

Glassboro borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $192,449 (it was $113,400 in 2000)
Glassboro:

$192,449
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $222,852; Detached houses: $233,399; Townhouses or other attached units: $176,396; In 2-unit structures: $199,398; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $259,156; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,454; Mobile homes: $33,964

Median gross rent in 2013: $926.

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  • Races in Glassboro, NJ (2013)

    Glassboro races chart
    • 13,44071.4%White alone
    • 3,25617.3%Black alone
    • 1,5578.3%Hispanic
    • 4062.2%Asian alone
    • 2141.1%Two or more races
    • 550.3%Other race alone
    • 20.01%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glassboro: 101.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), Italian (16.9%), German (14.4%), English (8.3%), Polish (4.1%), United States (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1920

Elevation: 144 feet

Land area: 9.21 square miles.

Population density: 2,065 people per square mile   (low).

Glassboro,NJ real estate house value index trend

Glassboro, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Glassboro:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 19.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glassboro borough:

  • Never married: 52.1%
  • Now married: 37.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

911 residents are foreign born (2.1% Asia, 1.8% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 0.5% Africa).

This borough:

4.8%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,254 (3.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,024 (3.2%)

Glassboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (16.0 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (20.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pitman borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Richwood, NJ (1.7 miles ), Clayton borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Turnersville, NJ (2.3 miles ), Mullica Hill, NJ (2.5 miles ), Wenonah borough, NJ (2.5 miles ), Williamstown, NJ (2.6 miles ), Blackwood, NJ (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.71 N, Longitude: 75.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -159 (-0.8%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,896 (23.1%)

Area code: 856

Glassboro household income distribution Glassboro home values distribution

Crime rates in Glassboro by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0200040000100
per 100,000 0.010.40.00.00.020.80.00.00.00.05.30.00.0
Rapes 9810121463405621
per 100,000 46.241.852.062.472.531.115.320.20.026.832.110.55.2
Robberies 33322630263728242111181418
per 100,000 169.5167.0135.2156.1134.7192.0143.1121.0104.859.096.273.594.3
Assaults 3745422537383739222214148
per 100,000 190.1234.9218.4130.1191.7197.2189.0196.7109.7118.074.873.541.9
Burglaries 1321531401521331481231331121181389079
per 100,000 678.1798.7728.1790.9688.9767.9628.4670.7558.7633.0737.3472.7414.0
Thefts 554549632540579475331283281285329325267
per 100,000 2,846.02,865.83,286.92,809.72,999.22,464.51,691.11,427.21,401.71,528.91,757.71,707.11,399.2
Auto thefts 3629403026452320121116127
per 100,000 184.9151.4208.0156.1134.7233.5117.5100.959.959.085.563.036.7
Arson 94346107583100
per 100,000 46.220.915.620.831.151.935.825.239.916.15.30.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 303.0335.2326.1304.1316.8335.6214.8204.6153.9173.6209.6152.1129.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Glassboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 49 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,395 (+21.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Glassboro, New Jersey

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Tornado activity:

Glassboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.3 miles away from the Glassboro borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 30.3 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glassboro-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey 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 65.1 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 63.8 miles away from Glassboro 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 296.5 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 303.4 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 62.3 miles away from Glassboro center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 259.7 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 Gloucester County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glassboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Louis H. Carpenter - Civil War, Betty Castor - Politician, Gary Brackett - 2005 NFL player (Indianapolis Colts, born: May 23, 1980), Jarvis Lynch - Soilder, Mark Lambert Bristol - Navy admiral, Cathe Friedrich - Exercise instructor, Thomas M. Ferrell - Politician.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Glassboro: Louis H. Carpenter.

Hospitals and medical centers near Glassboro:

  • PITMAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITMAN, NJ)
  • KENNEDY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEWELL, NJ)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEWELL, NJ)
  • GLOUCESTER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SEWELL, NJ)
  • FMC WINSLOW (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SICKLERVILLE, NJ)
  • MATER DEI NH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEWFIELD, NJ)
  • MATER DEI NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEWFIELD, NJ)

airports located in Glassboro:

Amtrak station near Glassboro:

  • 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.

College/University in Glassboro:

  • Rowan University (Full-time enrollment: 10,632; Location: 201 Mullica Hill Road; Public; Website: www.rowan.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Glassboro:

  • Gloucester County College (about 6 miles; Sewell, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,490)
  • Camden County College (about 7 miles; Blackwood, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,901)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 17 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Rutgers University-Camden (about 17 miles; Camden, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,949)
  • The University of the Arts (about 17 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 17 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 18 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)

Public high school in Glassboro:

Public elementary/middle schools in Glassboro:

Private elementary/middle schools in Glassboro:

  • AMBASSADOR CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 101, Location: 535 MULLICA HILL RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • HEALING WINGS CHRISTIAN DAYCARE CENTER (Students: 10, Location: 520 STRANGER AVE, Grades: UG-3)
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Notable locations in Glassboro: Gloucester County Emergency Medical Services Station 82 - 8 (A), Rowan University Emergency Medical Services (B), Glassboro Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: College Town Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Glassboro include: Olivet Pilgrim Church (A), Saint Cyprian Church (B), Saint Johns Church (C), Mount Moriah Church (D), Ebenezer Church (E), Mount Zion Church (F), Emanuel Church (G), New World Temple (H), Faith Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Park in Glassboro: Glassboro Fish and Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Glassboro Heritage Glass Museum (25 High Street West) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: College Inn (133 Delsea Drive South) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Gloucester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 113. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

113
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0358. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0358
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.4%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.5% for Black residents, 51.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.7% for other race residents, 11.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.7 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  64.5%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Glassboro in 2010:

  • 2,001 people in college/university student housing
  • 62 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 41 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 32 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Glassboro in 2000:

  • 2,329 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 155 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Glassboro, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Glassboro (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Glassboro North Main at 733 North Main Street, branch established on 1972/12/15. 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
  • The First National Bank of Elmer: Elk Branch at 100 Clayton Aura Road, branch established on 1988/12/17. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $214.2 mil, Deposits: $191.8 mil, headquarters in Elmer, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Elmer Bancorp, Inc.
  • Susquehanna Bank: Glassboro Branch at 600 N Delsea Dr, branch established on 1999/02/08. 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.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Glassboro Branch at Heston Road And Delsea Drive, branch established on 1987/11/01. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • GCF Bank: Collegetown Shopping Center Branch at 680 Delsea Drive, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $338.9 mil, Deposits: $299.7 mil, headquarters in Sewell, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

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Religion statistics for Glassboro borough (based on Gloucester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic75,21821
Evangelical Protestant30,71583
Mainline Protestant18,85584
Black Protestant12,09916
Other2,51112
None148,890-
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: 53
Gloucester County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 72
Gloucester County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Gloucester County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 131
Here:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Gloucester County:

24.9%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.9%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glassboro:

46.4%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Glassboro:

28.6
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Glassboro:

21.1%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Glassboro:

12.6%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Glassboro:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glassboro:

30.9%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.7%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glassboro, NJ 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
Financial Administration 8$33,168$49,7520$0
Other Government Administration 7$36,106$61,8968$9,852
Judicial and Legal 4$17,026$51,0786$9,336
Police Protection - Officers 44$404,626$110,3535$3,567
Police - Other 4$14,404$43,2128$9,549
Firefighters 5$34,116$81,8783$1,705
Streets and Highways 6$39,863$79,7260$0
Health 3$11,823$47,2920$0
Solid Waste Management 35$153,388$52,5900$0
Parks and Recreation 5$17,860$42,8646$6,263
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6$21,332$42,6640$0
Water Supply 18$112,651$75,1011$1,233
Other and Unallocable 3$16,373$65,4924$4,532
Totals for Government 148$912,736$74,00641$46,037

Glassboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,936,000 ($154.47)
    Water Utilities: $2,227,000 ($117.17)
    General - Other: $1,622,000 ($85.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,096,000 ($57.66)
    Sewerage: $1,076,000 ($56.61)
    Regular Highways: $903,000 ($47.51)
    Health Services - Other: $381,000 ($20.05)
    Fire Protection: $227,000 ($11.94)
    Central Staff Services: $202,000 ($10.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $154,000 ($8.10)
    Financial Administration: $133,000 ($7.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $102,000 ($5.37)
    General Public Buildings: $67,000 ($3.53)
    Housing & Community Development: $36,000 ($1.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $1,319,000 ($69.40)
    Regular Highways: $364,000 ($19.15)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($7.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $143,000 ($7.52)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($4.47)
    Fire Protection: $57,000 ($3.00)
    General Public Building: $50,000 ($2.63)
    Libraries: $41,000 ($2.16)
    Health - Other: $24,000 ($1.26)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($0.79)
    Judicial: $10,000 ($0.53)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,645,000 ($717.89)

Glassboro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,979,000 ($104.12)
    Housing & Community Development: $61,000 ($3.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $1,213,000 ($63.82)
    Interest Earnings: $570,000 ($29.99)
    General Revenue, NEC: $474,000 ($24.94)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,227,000 ($117.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,610,000 ($84.71)
    Highways: $168,000 ($8.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $113,000 ($5.95)
    Education: $17,000 ($0.89)
  • Tax - Property: $7,800,000 ($410.38)
    NEC: $11,000 ($0.58)

Glassboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $18,000,000 ($947.02)

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,535 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($191 average AGI)
Gloucester County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Camden County, NJ  1.69% ($45,238 average AGI)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.35% ($51,208)
from Burlington County, NJ  0.30% ($50,716)


4.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($235 average AGI)
Gloucester County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Camden County, NJ  1.41% ($38,224 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.33% ($42,193)
to Burlington County, NJ  0.29% ($48,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glassboro:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, 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)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNJC (1360 AM; 5 kW; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: FORSYTHE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glassboro:

  • WGLS-FM (89.7 FM; GLASSBORO, NJ; Owner: ROWAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WNJS-FM (88.1 FM; BERLIN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSNJ-FM (107.7 FM; BRIDGETON, NJ; Owner: COHANZICK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Glassboro:

  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Glassboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • 68,861Total average daily traffic
  • 3,256Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glassboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Glassboro, NJ)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Near A Private Airport Ledden Farms (Lat: 39.699556 Lon: -75.122667), Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WNTC464
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/2010, Expiration Date: 04/23/2020Registrant: Conectiv, / Ms 79nc37 New Castle Regional Office, I-95 And Route 273, Newark, DE 19714-9239, Phone: (302) 454-4594, Fax: (302) 454-4912, Email:
  • STL RELAY SITE, 201 Mullica Hill Road (Lat: 39.707222 Lon: -75.123056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 55.2 m, Call Sign: WPQS428
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.500 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2000, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022, Certifier: Frank J HoganRegistrant: Broadcast Sciences, LLC, 1465 Horseshoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, Phone: (610) 917-3000
  • PA-PHL310A, 114 South Delsea Drive (Lat: 39.696806 Lon: -75.098389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.3 m, Overall height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WQKT965
    Assigned Frequencies: 19525.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2009, Expiration Date: 09/11/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • WGLS STUDIO, Bozorth Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Road (Lat: 39.707500 Lon: -75.121389), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 5.2 m, Overall height: 8.2 m, Call Sign: WLD297
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.375 MHz, 949.625 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/1990, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022Registrant: Broadcast Sciences LLC, 1465 Horseshoe Trail, Malvern, PA 19355, Phone: (610) 917-3000

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • North Delsea Drive Route 47 (Lat: 39.694917 Lon: -75.101972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 62.8 m, Overall height: 63.7 m, Call Sign: KNKJ470
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.987 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/30/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • North Delsea Drive Route 47 (Lat: 39.694917 Lon: -75.101972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 62.8 m, Overall height: 63.7 m, Call Sign: KNKM819, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2014, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Glassboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MARCHETTI DAN AVID FLYER B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 252DM , Serial Number: 252, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel C Marchetti, 451 Whig Ln, Glassboro, NJ 08028
  • Aircraft: ESSEX EXCALIBUR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 90SX , Serial Number: 090, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Robert W Keller, 122 Persimmon St, Glassboro, NJ 08028

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 ORIGINATED75$180,89345$155,378311$161,97133$51,6671$242,00018$128,6110$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$192,1674$163,75030$164,1005$20,0000$02$95,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$200,25013$142,769137$166,68639$48,9741$200,0007$108,2862$58,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$187,5009$161,88962$172,3555$82,8000$03$122,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$199,0005$130,00018$193,9441$312,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5014.01 , 5014.02, 5014.03, 5014.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$203,5006$207,167
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$240,5006$194,167
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$192,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5014.01 , 5014.02, 5014.03, 5014.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

GLASSBORO WATER DEPARTME (Population served: 24,238, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-02-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 61
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Glassboro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Glassboro, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Glassboro, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kmart1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Payless1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS2Rite Aid1
Cricket Wireless1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
Fashion Bug1T-Mobile1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1U-Haul3
GNC1UPS4
GameStop1Walgreens1
Goodwill1Wendy's1
H&R Block1

Glassboro compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Glassboro on our top lists:

  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 200 householders)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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