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Population in 2013: 5,340 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 2,445  (45.8%)
Females: 2,895  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 19063.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $54,218 (it was $42,703 in 2000)
Media:

$54,218
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $35,256 (it was $28,188 in 2000)

Media borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $281,266 (it was $130,900 in 2000)
Media:

$281,266
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $303,362; Detached houses: $378,082; Townhouses or other attached units: $254,630; In 2-unit structures: $386,792; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $220,202

Median gross rent in 2012: $991.

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  • White alone - 4,157 (77.6%)
  • Black alone - 604 (11.3%)
  • Two or more races - 248 (4.6%)
  • Asian alone - 235 (4.4%)
  • Hispanic - 75 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.02%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Media: 106.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (21.4%), German (12.7%), English (9.7%), Italian (9.0%), Polish (2.9%), United States (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/10/1850

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 7,141 people per square mile   (high).

Media,PA real estate house value index trend

Media, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Media:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Media borough:

  • Never married: 42.5%
  • Now married: 31.0%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

398 residents are foreign born (3.3% Europe, 2.5% Asia).

This borough:  7.4%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Media, Pennsylvania as of April 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Media to the number of sex offenders is 593 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,260 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,184 (1.3%)

Media satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (10.5 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (14.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pine Ridge, PA (0.9 miles ), Upper Providence Township, PA (1.0 miles ), Rose Valley borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Nether Providence Township, PA (1.4 miles ), Swarthmore borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Lima, PA (1.7 miles ), Springfield, PA (1.7 miles ), Morton borough, PA (1.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.92 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,611 (+123.4%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 701 (24.7%)

Media household income distribution Media home values distribution

Crime rates in Media by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 10010000000
per 100,000 18.00.00.018.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 11002100000
per 100,000 18.018.20.00.036.718.40.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 65333764812
per 100,000 108.090.954.654.855.0128.6111.074.3146.818.737.5
Assaults 151913121310621182918
per 100,000 269.9345.4236.8219.0238.3183.7111.0390.3330.4542.7337.1
Burglaries 141251481012237138
per 100,000 251.9218.191.1255.5146.6183.7221.9427.4128.5243.3149.8
Thefts 584112918111249787380
per 100,000 1043.7745.3218.6164.3329.9202.0221.9910.61431.71366.01498.1
Auto thefts 104412201301
per 100,000 180.072.772.918.336.736.70.018.655.10.018.7
Arson 01021210002
per 100,000 0.018.20.036.518.336.718.50.00.00.037.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 183.1140.773.7106.7104.399.069.5146.3157.3161.6131.0

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Crime rate in Media detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 24 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

Media tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -478 (-8.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Engineers (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Computer specialists (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Media, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Media-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Media borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 19.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Media-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 44.6 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 43.2 miles away from Media 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 284.2 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 284.2 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 49.8 miles away from Media 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 327.3 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).
Media topographic map

Birthplace of: Anthony Becht - 2005 NFL player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, born: Aug 8, 1977), John Billingsley - Film actor, William H. G. Bullard - Admiral, Brian Grandieri - College basketball player (Pennsylvania Quakers), Chase Watson - Ice hockey player, Chris DeBow - Field hockey player, Gordon Lockbaum - Football player, Jon Conway - Major League Soccer player (San Jose, born: May 6, 1977), Lew Krausse, Jr. - Baseball player, Lew Krausse, Sr. - Baseball player.

Main business address for: INFRASOURCE SERVICES INC (WATER, SEWER, PIPELINE, COMM AND POWER LINE CONSTRUCTION), FIRST KEYSTONE FINANCIAL INC (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED).

Hospitals in Media:

  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION/YEARSLEY (118 YEARSLEY MILLS RD)
  • RIDDLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1068 WEST BALTIMORE PIKE)

Dialysis Facilities in Media:

  • RIDDLE DIALYSIS CENTER (100 GRANITE DRIVE, SUITE 106)

Home Health Centers in Media:

  • BAYADA NURSES MEDIA (100 WEST 6TH STREET SUITE 201)
  • HOME HEALTH SPECIALISTS INC (349 WEST STATE ST)

Nursing Homes in Media:

  • BISHOP NURSING HOME (318 S ORANGE ST)
  • MANCHESTER HOUSE NURSING AND C (411 MANCHESTER AVENUE)
  • MEADOWS AT MARTINS RUN, THE (11 MARTINS RUN)
  • MEDIA HOME,THE (3RD & JACKSON STS)
  • MONTICELLO HOUSE (1048 W BALTIMORE AVENUE)
  • STERLING HEALTH CARE AND REHAB CENTER (318 SOUTH ORANGE STREET)
  • WILLOWBROOKE COURT-GRANITE (1343 WEST BALTIMORE PIKE)

Airports and heliports located in Media:

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Amtrak stations near Media:

  • 9 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.
  • 10 miles: PAOLI (LANCASTER PIKE & S. VALLEY RD.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Media:

  • Delaware County Community College (Full-time enrollment: 8,419; Location: 901 S Media Line Rd; Public; Website: www.dccc.edu)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Brandywine (FT enrollment: 1,401; Location: 25 Yearsley Mill Road; Public; Website: www.brandywine.psu.edu/)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Technology (FT enrollment: 976; Location: 800 Manchester Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pit.edu)
  • Williamson Free School of Mechanical Trades (Location: 106 South New Middletown Road; Website: www.williamson.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Media:

  • 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)
  • Villanova University (about 9 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)
  • Eastern University (about 10 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Cabrini College (about 10 miles; Radnor, PA; FT enrollment: 2,304)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 10 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • University of the Sciences (about 10 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)

Public high schools in Media:

Private elementary/middle schools in Media:

  • ST MARY MAGDALEN SCHOOL (Students: 414; Location: 2430 N PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • BENCHMARK SCHOOL (Students: 205; Location: 2107 N PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • NATIVITY BVM SCHOOL (Students: 184; Location: GAYLEY AND FRANKLIN STS; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MIDDLETOWN MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 62; Location: 28 S NEW MIDDLETOWN RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ROSE TREE DAY SCHOOL (Students: 47; Location: 145 W ROSE TREE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • THE CHILDREN'S ACADEMY (Students: 30; Location: 25 N MIDDLETOWN RD; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Media

Library in Media:

  • MED UPPER PROV FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $403,289; Location: 1 EAST FRONT ST; 44,330 books; 2,299 audio materials; 2,343 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 31 other licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Media: Bowling Green Station (A), Media Borough Hall (B), Media Station (C), Monroe Street Station (D), Media Fire Hook and Ladder Company Station 23 (E), Media Library (F), Media Police Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Media include: INFRASOURCE SERVICES INC (A), FIRST KEYSTONE FINANCIAL INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Delaware County Institute of Science (Museums; 11 Veterans Square), Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Ridley Creek State P), Aquatic Creations (Aquariums; PO Box 1411), Franklin Mint the Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; US Route 1), Delaware County Intermediate Unit 25 - Instructional Technology Resource Center- Film Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 600 North Jackson Street), Fun Star Family Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1067 West Baltimore Pike).

Court: Pennsylvania Commonwealth - Court Of Judicial Discipline (214 North Jackson 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 118. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

118
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 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 5.8 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 6.3 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 5.8 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 5.8 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 5.8 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 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0248
U.S.:

0.0147

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

RIDLEY CREEK STATE PARK (Population served: 1,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WAWA #8025 GAP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-22-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-22-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LA PORTA RISTORANTE (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-23-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (NOV-23-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-08-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-06-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2013)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-19-2005)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
HILDACY FARM PRESERVE (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Media that have no violations reported:

  • WAWA #830 (Address: 260 W Baltimore Pike , Serves DE, Population served: 1,100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAWA INC, WAWA # 585 (Address: 260 W. BALTIMORE PIKE , Serves MD, Population served: 89, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAWA STORE 158 (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.1%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 12.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  1.9 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  39.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Media in 2010:

  • 161 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Media in 2000:

  • 359 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Media, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Media compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with most branches in Media (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Lima Branch, Nether Providence Branch, Media Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Susquehanna Bank: Lima Estates Branch at 411 North Middletown Road, branch established on 1999/12/06; Media Branch at 100 South Orange Street, branch established on 1996/03/10. 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.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Media Branch at 125 S Providence Road, branch established on 1968/06/28; Front And Orange St Branch at 2 South Orange St, branch established on 1869/01/01. 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.
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Rosetree-Media Branch at 2 East Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 2003/12/15; Lima Branch at 1055 West Baltimore Pike, branch established on 1968/10/07. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • The Bryn Mawr Trust Company: Media Branch at 22 West State Street, branch established on 1934/01/01; Martins Run Branch at 11 Martins Run, branch established on 1987/11/20. Info updated 2010/07/09: Bank assets: $1,755.3 mil, Deposits: $1,387.9 mil, headquarters in Bryn Mawr, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: Media Financial Center Branch at 7 E. Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 2007/12/06. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • United Savings Bank: Media Branch at 35 East Baltimore Pike, branch established on 2006/11/20. Info updated 2006/10/31: Bank assets: $311.0 mil, Deposits: $248.4 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 6 total offices
  • NOVA Bank: Media Branch at 448 East Baltimore Pike, branch established on 2006/03/09. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $532.2 mil, Deposits: $466.3 mil, headquarters in Berwyn, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Nova Financial Holdings, Inc
  • Republic Bank: Media Branch at 436-438 Walnut Street, branch established on 2005/01/25. Info updated 2010/09/28: Bank assets: $1,044.4 mil, Deposits: $954.7 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Republic First Bancorp, Inc.
  • 10 other banks with 10 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Media, Pennsylvania:

  • Quality Inn, 4 S New Middletown Rd, Media, PA 19063 , Phone: (610) 565-5800, Fax: (610) 565-7748
  • Raven Motel, 427 E State St, Media, PA 19063 , Phone: (610) 891-1560
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Media, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.41%
Here: 67.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchJewishPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents72.6%4.6%4.2%4.0%3.3%
Congregations14.5%14.8%2.7%11.5%10.6%
NameMuslim EstimateEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.0%2.0%1.7%1.0%4.6%
Congregations1.2%6.6%5.7%1.5%30.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,477$65,7242$893
Other Government Administration 4$22,565$67,69516$25,408
Police Protection - Officers 16$127,820$95,8653$6,492
Police - Other 2$6,270$37,62019$22,555
Streets and Highways 7$31,203$53,4911$2,162
Solid Waste Management 2$9,249$55,4941$1,902
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,075
Other and Unallocable 0$0 7$10,342
Totals for Government 32$202,584$75,96950$71,829

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $458,000 ($85.77)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($2.06)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($2.06)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,880,000 ($352.06)
    General - Other: $1,782,000 ($333.71)
    Regular Highways: $586,000 ($109.74)
    Central Staff Services: $301,000 ($56.37)
    Financial Administration: $301,000 ($56.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $269,000 ($50.37)
    General Public Buildings: $181,000 ($33.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $154,000 ($28.84)
    Sewerage: $152,000 ($28.46)
    Fire Protection: $146,000 ($27.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $118,000 ($22.10)
    Libraries: $61,000 ($11.42)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $52,000 ($9.74)
    Health Services - Other: $14,000 ($2.62)
    Parking Facilities: $5,000 ($0.94)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $705,000 ($132.02)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $608,000 ($113.86)
    Benefit Payments: $345,000 ($64.61)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $51,000 ($9.55)
    Withdrawals: $33,000 ($6.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $143,000 ($26.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $145,000 ($27.15)
    Regular Highways: $129,000 ($24.16)
    General Public Building: $71,000 ($13.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $51,000 ($9.55)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($4.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,095,000 ($392.32)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $535,000 ($100.19)
    Parking Facilities: $257,000 ($48.13)
    All Other: $208,000 ($38.95)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $170,000 ($31.84)
    From Local Government: $94,000 ($17.60)
    Local Employee Contribution: $87,000 ($16.29)
    Interest Revenue: $44,000 ($8.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($1.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $607,000 ($113.67)
    Interest Earnings: $98,000 ($18.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $335,000 ($62.73)
    Highways: $89,000 ($16.67)
    General Support: $8,000 ($1.50)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,688,000 ($503.37)
    NEC: $693,000 ($129.78)
    Property: $102,000 ($19.10)

Media government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,385,000 ($446.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,385,000 ($446.63)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $4,934,000 ($923.97)
    Total Federal Securities: $707,000 ($132.40)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,575,000 ($669.48)

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 Media:

  • 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.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 3 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: MOUNT OCEAN MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Media:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; SWARTHMORE, PA; Owner: SWARTHMORE COLLEGE)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • W278AK (103.5 FM; VILLAGE GREEN, PA; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Media:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA 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.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, 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.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Media, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 11
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 23
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 91
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 97
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 227
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 17
See more detailed statistics of Media fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$232,30041$228,512120$209,3929$80,7782$685,00012$176,167
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$217,0002$362,50010$176,8001$11,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$222,50024$156,5423$13,6670$02$211,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$256,0004$192,75026$219,3462$198,5000$03$102,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$179,0000$07$233,7140$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4075.01 , 4075.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$255,0007$244,1430$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$184,5001$208,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$93,0000$01$93,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4075.01 , 4075.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 10

Incident types - Media

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Media, PA
Most common first names in Media, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary50082.9 years
John45676.0 years
William36276.0 years
Margaret28182.2 years
Helen28184.2 years
Elizabeth27783.0 years
Anna26985.2 years
James24774.5 years
Robert23574.8 years
Joseph22478.2 years
Most common last names in Media, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12379.5 years
Miller6982.6 years
Davis6979.2 years
Brown6680.6 years
Jones6180.7 years
Johnson5979.0 years
Williams5580.6 years
Wilson5576.5 years
Martin4479.8 years
Young4078.0 years
Businesses in Media, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Aeropostale1McDonald's1
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Blockbuster1New Balance1
CVS1Nike15
Charlotte Russe1Panda Express1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Chick-Fil-A1Quality1
Curves1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Deb1Rite Aid2
Dennys1Ruby Tuesday1
DressBarn1Sears2
Dunkin Donuts3Spencer Gifts1
FedEx11Sprint Nextel1
Foot Locker1Starbucks1
GNC1T-Mobile2
GameStop1The Limited1
H&R Block1Toys"R"Us2
JCPenney1Trader Joe's1
Jones New York1U-Haul2
Journeys1UPS14
Just Tires1Vans2
Kohl's1Victoria's Secret1
Kroger1Wendy's2
La-Z-Boy1Wet Seal1
Lane Furniture1YMCA1
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