Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,401 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 1,114  (46.4%)
Females: 1,287  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

32.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19061.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,605 (it was $28,219 in 2000)
Marcus Hook:

$41,605
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,680 (it was $13,738 in 2000)

Marcus Hook borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $124,186 (it was $64,400 in 2000)
Marcus Hook:

$124,186
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,650; detached houses: $127,577; townhouses or other attached units: $87,629

Median gross rent in 2017: $925.

March 2019 cost of living index in Marcus Hook: 101.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.2%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Marcus Hook, PA (2010)
    • 1,93480.7%White alone
    • 30712.8%Black alone
    • 783.3%Two or more races
    • 713.0%Hispanic
    • 20.08%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Asian alone
    • 20.08%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Marcus Hook is 152 to 1.


Crime rates in Marcus Hook by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.7)
2
(83.8)
1
(41.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(44.5)
1
(41.6)
1
(41.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(83.5)
1
(41.7)
3
(125.2)
1
(41.9)
2
(83.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(978.2)
35
(1,455)
25
(1,040)
30
(1,253)
22
(918.2)
23
(958.3)
21
(876.1)
46
(1,926)
26
(1,082)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
14
(622.5)
14
(582.1)
6
(249.7)
3
(125.3)
10
(417.4)
16
(666.7)
8
(333.8)
9
(376.9)
4
(166.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
55
(2,446)
85
(3,534)
72
(2,996)
80
(3,342)
66
(2,755)
84
(3,500)
47
(1,961)
50
(2,094)
31
(1,291)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(44.5)
4
(166.3)
1
(41.6)
3
(125.3)
5
(208.7)
2
(83.3)
3
(125.2)
5
(209.4)
2
(83.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(222.3)
2
(83.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.8)
5
(208.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)389.5499.0361.2403.1364.8397.5357.9591.7344.7

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Irish (26.0%), Italian (11.3%), German (5.3%), American (4.6%), Polish (3.9%), Moroccan (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/18/1893

Elevation: 33 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 2,133 people per square mile   (low).

Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania map

13 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.5%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,762 (3.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,160 (2.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (4.9 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (19.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Linwood, PA (0.8 miles ),
Trainer borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Boothwyn, PA (1.4 miles ),
Chester Township, PA (1.5 miles ),
Claymont, DE (1.7 miles ),
Chester, PA (1.7 miles ),
Village Green-Green Ridge, PA (1.8 miles ),
Upland borough, PA (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.82 N, Longitude: 75.42 W

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

3.4%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Marcus Hook, PA
Historical housing units in Marcus Hook, PA
Most common industries in Marcus Hook, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (10.0%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Chemicals (4.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Marcus Hook, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)

Average climate in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania

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Marcus Hook, 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 97.6. This is worse than average.

City:

97.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.05. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.05
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.321. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.321
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
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 2.1 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 10.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00273. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00273
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Marcus Hook-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Marcus Hook borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 15.1 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marcus Hook-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 48.3 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 47.1 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 291.3 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 285.8 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 56.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 204.5 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 (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Marcus Hook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Marcus Hook:

  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION BEESON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BOOTHWYN, PA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF CHESTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • CHESTER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • THE BELVEDERE CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CHESTER, PA)
  • FORWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WILMINGTON, DE)
  • ELWYN NETHER PROVIDENCE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WALLINGFORD, PA)
  • NAAMANS CREEK COUNTRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BOOTHWYN, PA)

Amtrak stations near Marcus Hook:

  • 10 miles: WILMINGTON (M. L. KING BLVD, & FRENCH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially 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, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 15 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.
  • 16 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.

Operable nuclear power plants near Marcus Hook:

  • 18 miles: Salem 2 in Salem, NJ.
  • 18 miles: Hope Creek in Salem, NJ.
  • 18 miles: Salem 1 in Salem, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marcus Hook:

  • Neumann University (about 5 miles; Aston, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,622)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 5 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 10 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 11 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Wilmington University (about 14 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • University of the Sciences (about 15 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)

Public elementary/middle school in Marcus Hook:

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Library in Marcus Hook:

  • MARY M CAMPBELL LIBRARY (Operating income: $102,709; Location: TENTH & GREEN STS; 20,295 books; 97 audio materials; 156 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 32 other licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Marcus Hook was the birthplace of an outstanding baseball player, Mickey Vernon, who played 20 years in the major leagues, mostly with the Washington Senators.
  • Marcus Hook was the birthplace of an outstanding baseball player, Mickey Vernon, who played 20 years in the major leagues, mostly with the Washington Senators.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Marcus Hook: Marcus Hook Trainer Fire Department Station 68 (A), Mary Campbell Library (B), Sunoco Oil - Marcus Hook Refinery Fire Department (C), Viscose Company 2 Fire Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Marcus Hook Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Amf Conchester Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 575 Conchester Highway).

Birthplace of: Curt Weldon - Politician, Mickey Vernon - Baseball player and coach, Robert E. Haebel - Marine, Bill Day (baseball) - Baseball player, Ralph Garzia - Pennsylvanian politician.

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

2.6 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

63.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

10.6%
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: 0.0% of all households
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Marcus Hook (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Marcus Hook Branch at 2 E 10th St, branch established on 1954/02/23. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Marcus Hook:

Marital status in Marcus Hook, PA
  • Never married: 46.1%
  • Now married: 31.6%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Marcus Hook:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Neighborhood in Marcus Hook (Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Marcus Hook, PA (based on Delaware County data)

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.5%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Marcus Hook:

48.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.1%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Marcus Hook:

29.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Marcus Hook:

21.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Marcus Hook:

6.7
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Marcus Hook:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marcus Hook, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$23,574$56,5787$24,715
Streets and Highways 2$9,099$54,5940$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,468$53,61613$1,501
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,040
Transit 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 8$37,141$55,71221$29,256

Marcus Hook government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $707,000 ($294.46)
    Police Protection: $669,000 ($278.63)
    Regular Highways: $350,000 ($145.77)
    Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($58.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $119,000 ($49.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000 ($47.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $102,000 ($42.48)
    Libraries: $85,000 ($35.40)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $64,000 ($26.66)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($23.74)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($23.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $32,000 ($13.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($7.08)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.25)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.83)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,192,000 ($496.46)
    Benefit Payments: $736,000 ($306.54)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $344,000 ($143.27)
    Withdrawals: $82,000 ($34.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($18.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($15.41)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,029,000 ($428.57)

Marcus Hook government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $116,000 ($48.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000 ($33.32)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($4.16)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($3.33)
    Parking Facilities: $7,000 ($2.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($1.25)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $556,000 ($231.57)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $18,000 ($7.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($0.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $55,000 ($22.91)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $293,000 ($122.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $135,000 ($56.23)
    Fines and Forfeits: $47,000 ($19.58)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($2.50)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $127,000 ($52.89)
    Highways: $41,000 ($17.08)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($2.08)
  • Tax - Property: $1,071,000 ($446.06)
    Individual Income: $961,000 ($400.25)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $66,000 ($27.49)
    Public Utility License: $41,000 ($17.08)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $9,000 ($3.75)

Marcus Hook government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,731,000 ($720.95)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,619,000 ($674.30)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000 ($46.65)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,000 ($17.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,135,000 ($472.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $925,000 ($385.26)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $214,000 ($89.13)

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

Here:

4.91%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

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

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

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


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

Here:

5.49%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

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

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.31% ($45,190 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.73% ($97,712)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.58% ($92,262)

Businesses in Marcus Hook, PA

  • Arby's: 1
  • UPS: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Marcus Hook:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 3 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: MOUNT OCEAN MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: STATE OF DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF TRAN)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WJBR (1290 AM; 3 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marcus Hook:

  • W278AK (103.5 FM; VILLAGE GREEN, PA; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Marcus Hook:

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

Marcus Hook fatal accident list:

Aug 19, 1989 03:25 PM, 13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 25, 1985 00:58 AM, 00132, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 1984 02:99 AM, 00132, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 10, 1982 01:99 AM, 01416, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 15, 1977 05:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1977 02:51 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 25.9mTotal length
  • $1,407,000Total costs
  • 21,196Total average daily traffic
  • 1,589Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,316Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • I-95 Northbound Rest Area (Lat: 39.823167 Lon: -75.438528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WPQG251,
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.012 MHz, 866.437 MHz, 866.512 MHz, 867.012 MHz, 867.512 MHz, 867.625 MHz, 868.012 MHz, 868.362 MHz, 868.887 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/2000, Expiration Date: 06/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr, Registrant: Rcc Consultants Inc, 2000 Linglestown Road Suite 304, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9347, Fax: (717) 671-0200
  • 999 Ft Nw Of Int Of Mc Cay And 5th Sts (Lat: 39.831778 Lon: -75.447417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WPRK223,
    Assigned Frequencies: 896.887 MHz, 896.937 MHz, 896.987 MHz, 897.887 MHz, 897.937 MHz, 897.987 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2000, Expiration Date: 10/23/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Robert Vandeberg, Registrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc Csx, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Fax: (719) 584-7145
  • Ridge Rd & Yates Ave (Lat: 39.828722 Lon: -75.417417), Call Sign: KQB875,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.325 MHz, 158.280 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/1998, Expiration Date: 05/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/10/2002, Registrant: Congoleum Corporation, Ridge Rd & Yates Ave, Marcus Hook, PA 19061, Phone: (215) 485-8884
  • 518 Conchester Hwy (Lat: 39.855278 Lon: -75.468889), Call Sign: WQBV308,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 12/21/2004, Expiration Date: 12/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2015, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 39.812083 Lon: -75.413528, Call Sign: WQTS363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.350 MHz, 456.350 MHz, 466.125 MHz, 468.987 MHz, 469.600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: Jack Morris, Registrant: Wireless Communications & Electronics, 2905 Southampton Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19154, Phone: (215) 698-6850, Fax: (215) 698-1199, Email:
  • Lat: 39.810944 Lon: -75.415806, Call Sign: WQUC448,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2014, Expiration Date: 06/03/2024, Certifier: Kimberly Legge, Registrant: Wireless Communications & Electronics, 2905 Southampton Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19154, Phone: (215) 698-6850, Fax: (215) 698-1199, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Delaware Ave & Green St (Lat: 39.812333 Lon: -75.413778), Structure height: 16.2 m, Call Sign: WNTQ808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2008, Expiration Date: 01/27/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2011, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • PA-PHL265A, 3737 Faulk Rd. (5127 Naamans Rd. (Lat: 39.838139 Lon: -75.497056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQKT689,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2009, Expiration Date: 09/10/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PA-PHL263A, 1661 Mill Road (Lat: 39.840083 Lon: -75.440389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WQKU219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2009, Expiration Date: 09/14/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 2407 Market Street (Lat: 39.835389 Lon: -75.423222), Call Sign: KNKO686,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.087 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2000, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005, Registrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 11921 Rockville Pike, Third Floor, Rockville, MD 20852-2743, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • Marine Bldg Sun Company Refinery Delaware Ave & Green St (Lat: 39.810389 Lon: -75.417694), Type: Building, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: KUF773,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4.14740 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 8.29540 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 12.3544 MHz, 16.5294 MHz, 22.1604 MHz, 156.450 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2011, Expiration Date: 03/29/2021, Certifier: Kimberly Legge, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Delaware & Church Sts (Lat: 39.810111 Lon: -75.410194), Type: Tower, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WRD636, Licensee ID: L00118018,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2015, Expiration Date: 10/05/2025, Registrant: Marine Services Inc, Delaware & Church Sts, Marcus Hook, PA 19061, Phone: (610) 485-0852, Fax: (610) 485-5252, Email:
  • 2 Green Street (Lat: 39.810944 Lon: -75.415722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.8 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WQTI703,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.700 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2014, Expiration Date: 02/11/2024, Certifier: Paul Myhre, Registrant: Maritime Exchange For The Delaware River And Bay, 240 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, Phone: (215) 925-2615, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Marcus Hook)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3143Q , Serial Number: 18258143, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 02/05/1998
    Registrant (Individual): John J Ramaika, 172 Kirk Rd, Marcus Hook, PA 19061

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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 ORIGINATED9$105,4443$76,33318$84,3334$19,0004$83,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$199,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$83,8001$40,00012$124,00010$50,0002$237,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$98,0002$67,0004$90,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$83,3331$75,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4066.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$81,0003$102,6670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$79,2502$91,0002$42,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$93,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$86,0001$86,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4066.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Marcus Hook, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Marcus Hook, PA - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of fires - 38 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Marcus Hook, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.1%), and Outside Fires (21.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Marcus Hook, PA
    • 12365.1%Structure Fires
    • 4021.2%Outside Fires
    • 136.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 136.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marcus Hook, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Marcus Hook, PA
  • 59.1%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marcus Hook, PA
  • 38.4%Utility gas
  • 34.9%Electricity
  • 25.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Marcus Hook compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
There are no pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Stephen Colavito (1)
  • Jincong Zhuo (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.