Merchantville, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 3,777 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 1,619  (42.9%)
Females: 2,158  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08109.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,621 (it was $49,392 in 2000)
Merchantville:

$54,621
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,329 (it was $25,589 in 2000)

Merchantville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $209,368 (it was $121,500 in 2000)
Merchantville:

$209,368
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $212,303; Detached houses: $233,362; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,049; In 2-unit structures: $180,669; In 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $135,435; Mobile homes: $61,468

Median gross rent in 2013: $912.

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  • Races in Merchantville, NJ (2010)

    Merchantville races chart
    • 2,73971.7%White alone
    • 45311.9%Black alone
    • 44411.6%Hispanic
    • 872.3%Asian alone
    • 812.1%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 90.2%Other race alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Merchantville: 102.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (21.0%), German (11.0%), Italian (10.9%), English (6.8%), Scottish (3.9%), Polish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1874

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 6,277 people per square mile   (high).

Merchantville,NJ real estate house value index trend

Merchantville, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Merchantville:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Merchantville borough:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

307 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.8% Asia, 0.8% Africa).

This borough:

8.1%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,109 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,843 (3.2%)

Merchantville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (3.1 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (6.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pennsauken, NJ (0.7 miles ), Golden Triangle, NJ (1.3 miles ), Cherry Hill Mall, NJ (1.5 miles ), Collingswood borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Erlton-Ellisburg, NJ (1.7 miles ), Camden, NJ (1.8 miles ), Ellisburg, NJ (1.8 miles ), Woodlynne borough, NJ (1.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.95 N, Longitude: 75.05 W

Area code: 856

Merchantville household income distribution Merchantville home values distribution

Crime rates in Merchantville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.026.20.0
Rapes 10000010000N/AN/A
per 100,000 25.80.00.00.00.00.026.70.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 2161231101223
per 100,000 51.526.1156.226.252.379.226.726.60.026.152.152.378.8
Assaults 5343200336444
per 100,000 128.878.3104.178.552.30.00.079.879.3156.5104.2104.6105.1
Burglaries 7892116139181518291326
per 100,000 180.4208.8234.3549.2418.5343.1240.4478.7396.4469.5755.8340.0683.0
Thefts 626765791006560554978666373
per 100,000 1,597.51,748.41,691.82,065.92,615.71,715.51,603.01,462.81,294.92,034.41,720.11,647.51,917.5
Auto thefts 4365255115642
per 100,000 103.178.3156.2130.852.3132.0133.626.626.4130.4156.4104.652.5
Arson 2100100000001
per 100,000 51.526.10.00.026.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.026.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 150.9117.7169.1159.6169.1130.7124.6121.6100.4168.6175.7192.5178.5

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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 Merchantville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.41
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -196 (-4.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Merchantville, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Merchantville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Merchantville borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 31.5 miles away from the borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Merchantville-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 58.4 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 56.9 miles away from Merchantville 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 279.3 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 299.8 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 45.5 miles away from Merchantville 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 321.1 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 Camden County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Al Besselink - Professional golfer, Don Evans - Dramatists and playwright, Jersey Joe Walcott - (1914-1994), world boxing champion, Paul Scull - Football player, Bob Greacen - Basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Merchantville:

  • ARISTACARE AT CHERRY HILL (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHERRY HILL, NJ)
  • COOPER RIVER CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PENNSAUKEN, NJ)
  • COOPER RIVER WEST (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PENNSAUKEN, NJ)
  • CADBURY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHERRY HILL, NJ)
  • DAVITA PENNSAUKEN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; CAMDEN, NJ)
  • PINEWOOD ACRES NURSING CONV CNTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)
  • STERLING MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)

Heliports located in Merchantville:

Amtrak stations near Merchantville:

  • 7 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 8 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.
  • 14 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Merchantville:

  • Rutgers University-Camden (about 4 miles; Camden, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 4,949)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Temple University (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 30,016)
  • The University of the Arts (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • Community College of Philadelphia (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 15,116)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)
  • Drexel University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)

Public elementary/middle school in Merchantville:

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Notable locations in Merchantville: Merchantville Emergency Medical Services (A), Niagara Fire Company (B), Merchantville Community Center (C), Merchantville Boro Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Merchantville: Grace Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Camden 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 115. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

115
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.04
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0403. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0403
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.3%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.2% for Black residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.4%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.1%
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: 0.5% of all households
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Merchantville in 2000:

  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Merchantville, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Merchantville (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Merchantville Branch at 23 West Maple Avenue, branch established on 1980/06/23. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Merchantville Branch at 26 West Maple Avenue, branch established on 1968/03/23. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Neighborhoods in Merchantville:

(Merchantville, New Jersey Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Merchantville borough (based on Camden County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic180,34355
Mainline Protestant37,518115
Other27,14139
Evangelical Protestant21,048130
Black Protestant6,92532
Orthodox2,5001
None238,182-
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: 155
Camden County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
Camden County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Camden County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 269
Here:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Camden County:

25.8%
New Jersey:

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

8.6%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.0%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Merchantville:

41.5%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.0%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Merchantville:

11.4%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Merchantville:

34.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Merchantville:

52.1%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.0%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Merchantville, 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 1$3,256$39,0722$4,272
Other Government Administration 2$10,755$64,53011$7,302
Judicial and Legal 1$3,057$36,6848$8,967
Police Protection - Officers 13$51,095$47,1650$0
Police - Other 2$5,946$35,67614$4,741
Firefighters 1$3,256$39,0720$0
Solid Waste Management 8$28,158$42,2370$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$321
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,438
Totals for Government 28$105,523$45,22438$27,041

4.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($449 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.06%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Burlington County, NJ  0.89% ($47,127 average AGI)
from Gloucester County, NJ  0.80% ($38,224)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.53% ($45,190)


5.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,388 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($821 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.05%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Burlington County, NJ  0.96% ($50,305 average AGI)
to Gloucester County, NJ  0.95% ($45,238)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.54% ($39,650)

Strongest AM radio stations in Merchantville:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEMG (1310 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEGA COMM., OF CAMDEN LIC., L.L.C.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Merchantville:

  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • W300AD (107.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Merchantville:

  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
Merchantville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Merchantville fatal accident list:

Sep 14, 2010 00:36 AM, Linden Avenue, Lat: 39.94841, Lon: -75.06009, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1976 08:38 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1975 08:38 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $1,642,000Total costs
  • 7,852Total average daily traffic
  • 314Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,581Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Dennis Magness, Woodbine Ave (Lat: 39.947250 Lon: -75.053389), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 6105342400, , 105 EDGEWOOD AVE
  • Dennis B Magness, Woodbine Ave (Lat: 39.947250 Lon: -75.053389), Type: 36.6, Structure height: 34007 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 6105342400, , 105 EDGEWOOD AVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 22 E Park Ave (Lat: 39.951222 Lon: -75.047111), Call Sign: KEG600, Licensee ID: L00086709
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.160 MHz, 154.385 MHz, 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 12/14/2000, Expiration Date: 12/14/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2011Registrant: Merchantville, Borough Of, 22 E Park Ave, Merchantville, NJ 08109, Phone: (609) 662-0900
  • Marion & Chestnut Sts At Standpipe (Lat: 39.954556 Lon: -75.039056), Call Sign: KTL335, Licensee ID: L00122441
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4400 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/1996, Expiration Date: 09/24/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2002Registrant: Merchantville Pennsauken Water Comm, 20 West Maple Ave, Merchantville, NJ 08109, Phone: (609) 663-0043
  • Lat: 39.952028 Lon: -75.046889, Call Sign: WQJS562
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.710 MHzGrant Date: 12/12/2008, Expiration Date: 12/12/2018, Certifier: Kevin J PahiRegistrant: Ewa 20725301, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Lat: 39.949278 Lon: -75.048500, Call Sign: WQUF909
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHzGrant Date: 06/26/2014, Expiration Date: 06/26/2024, Certifier: William H ThompsonRegistrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Merchantville)
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
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 ORIGINATED13$169,92318$145,27868$188,5293$66,0001$1,170,0004$76,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$177,0003$222,66711$172,3643$82,6670$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$222,2007$164,85726$185,7696$42,0000$01$191,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$209,0002$103,50022$205,0452$13,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$184,0003$224,6676$205,5000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6031.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$216,0002$229,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$193,0003$254,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6031.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Merchantville

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Merchantville, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
CVS1Rite Aid1
FedEx1UPS1

Merchantville compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Merchantville on our top lists:

  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sierra Leone (population 500+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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