New Britain, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 2,969 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.0%
Males: 1,320  (44.5%)
Females: 1,649  (55.5%)
Median resident age:

32.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18901.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $103,181 (it was $60,029 in 2000)
New Britain:

$103,181
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,517 (it was $20,877 in 2000)

New Britain borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $306,704 (it was $147,400 in 2000)
New Britain:

$306,704
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $344,692; detached houses: $400,420; townhouses or other attached units: $265,879; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,069; mobile homes: $51,836

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,681.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Britain: 104.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.9%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents)
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  • Races in New Britain, PA (2019)
    • 2,75592.8%White alone
    • 832.8%Hispanic
    • 742.5%Black alone
    • 170.6%Two or more races
    • 100.3%Asian alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in New Britain by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

2019

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.9)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
1
(44.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
1
(9.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(18.1)
2
(17.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(388.8)
11
(479.9)
6
(264.3)
8
(354.8)
9
(394.9)
7
(63.0)
7
(221.4)
2
(63.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(26.5)
4
(35.7)
1
(8.9)
2
(17.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(216.0)
10
(436.3)
3
(132.2)
2
(88.7)
5
(219.4)
13
(117.1)
6
(189.8)
3
(95.3)
6
(54.4)
12
(106.1)
10
(89.1)
4
(35.5)
4
(35.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
37
(1,598)
40
(1,745)
32
(1,410)
21
(931.3)
11
(482.7)
68
(612.3)
25
(790.6)
11
(349.5)
56
(507.5)
67
(592.7)
52
(463.5)
51
(453.3)
49
(428.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(43.2)
1
(43.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
2
(18.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.7)
1
(8.9)
1
(8.9)
1
(8.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(43.2)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.7)
City-Data.com crime index173.2199.8153.7149.9130.349.4114.533.429.543.232.648.023.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in New Britain, PA

Crime rate in New Britain detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: German (20.5%), Irish (13.5%), Italian (10.9%), Polish (7.2%), English (4.4%), Syrian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1982

Elevation: 289 feet

Land area: 1.27 square miles.

Population density: 2,332 people per square mile   (low).

New Britain, Pennsylvania map

206 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 1.6% Asia, 0.8% Africa).

This borough:

6.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,408 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,946 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Levittown, PA (20.0 miles , pop. 53,966).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (20.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Chalfont borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Brittany Farms-Highlands, PA (1.6 miles ),
Doylestown borough, PA (1.7 miles ),
Montgomeryville, PA (2.1 miles ),
Dublin borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Silverdale borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Plumsteadville, PA (2.5 miles ),
Hatfield borough, PA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.30 N, Longitude: 75.18 W

Distribution of median household income in New Britain, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in New Britain, PA in 2019
New Britain satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Most common industries in New Britain, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.8%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.4%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.3%)
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
Most common occupations in New Britain, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)

Average climate in New Britain, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

New Britain, Pennsylvania average temperatures New Britain, Pennsylvania average precipitation New Britain, Pennsylvania humidity New Britain, Pennsylvania wind speed New Britain, Pennsylvania snowfall New Britain, Pennsylvania sunshine New Britain, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
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 90.3. This is worse than average.

City:

90.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.378. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.378
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.55. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.605. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.605
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
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 14.7 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 8.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0173. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0173
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

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

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the New Britain borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 23.1 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Britain-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 221.9 miles away from the city center
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 45.3 miles away from New Britain center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 256.3 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 43.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 301.0 miles away from New Britain 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 284.9 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 Bucks County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Britain topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in New Britain:

  • EVERGREEN TERRACE (777 FERRY ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near New Britain:

  • BARC/BLYTHEWOOD (Hospital, about 1 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • FOUNDATIONS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • MEDICAL CTR AGING DOYLESTOWN (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • PINE RUN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • AT HOME REHAB LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)
  • UNIQUE AID (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CHALFONT, PA)
  • DOYLESTOWN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; DOYLESTOWN, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Britain:

  • Delaware Valley College (about 2 miles; Doylestown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,025)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 8 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Montgomery County Community College (about 10 miles; Blue Bell, PA; FT enrollment: 8,723)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 12 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 14 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 3,155)
  • Arcadia University (about 15 miles; Glenside, PA; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Strayer University-Pennsylvania (about 16 miles; Trevose, PA; FT enrollment: 2,027)

Public elementary/middle school in New Britain:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in New Britain: Hillside Village (A), Cal Brit Plaza (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Shoppes at Towne Center Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cooks Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

NEW BRITAIN INN (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2011)
DUCK DELI (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
NEW BRITAIN BP (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

69.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
847 people in college/university student housing in 2010
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
767 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
5 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in New Britain (2011 data):

  • First Savings Bank of Perkasie: New Britain Branch at 380 West Butler Avenue, branch established on 2008/05/19. Info updated 2008/02/06: Bank assets: $1,007.0 mil, Deposits: $683.8 mil, headquarters in Perkasie, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Fsb Mutual Holdings, Inc.
  • 3rd Fed Bank: New Britain Branch at 600 Town Center, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2012/02/14: Bank assets: $682.4 mil, Deposits: $555.4 mil, headquarters in Newtown, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices

For population 15 years and over in New Britain:

Marital status in New Britain, PA
  • Never married: 46.3%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

For population 25 years and over in New Britain:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - New Britain
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Britain, PA (based on Bucks County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic321,96341
Mainline Protestant61,154157
Evangelical Protestant29,487140
Other16,15946
Orthodox7774
Black Protestant4036
None195,306-
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: 98
Bucks County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Bucks County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 74
Bucks County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 453
Bucks County:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Bucks County:

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bucks County:

23.3%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bucks County:

13.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
New Britain:

52.5%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
New Britain:

54.6%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
New Britain:

22.7%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
New Britain:

60.2%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
New Britain:

82.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Britain, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$42,433$101,8390$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,136$60,8161$5,033
Police - Other 1$4,110$49,3200$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,965
Totals for Government 8$56,679$85,0192$6,998

New Britain government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,005,000 ($338.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $396,000 ($133.38)
    Central Staff Services: $254,000 ($85.55)
    Regular Highways: $233,000 ($78.48)
    General - Other: $177,000 ($59.62)
    Local Fire Protection: $90,000 ($30.31)

New Britain government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $83,000 ($27.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000 ($20.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $7,000 ($2.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $10,000 ($3.37)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($1.68)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $273,000 ($91.95)
  • Tax - Property: $877,000 ($295.39)
    Individual Income: $355,000 ($119.57)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $95,000 ($32.00)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $87,000 ($29.30)
    Public Utility License: $62,000 ($20.88)

New Britain government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $193,000 ($65.01)

4.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($77,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,159 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.13% ($62,218 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.98% ($70,744)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.30% ($89,508)


4.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($103,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,129 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  1.00% ($70,296 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.81% ($53,169)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.15% ($57,929)
Businesses in New Britain, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Giant1
Avenue1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
FedEx2

Strongest AM radio stations in New Britain:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WISP (1570 AM; 5 kW; DOYLESTOWN, PA; Owner: HOLY SPIRIT RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNPV (1440 AM; 3 kW; LANSDALE, PA; Owner: WNPV INC.)
  • WNAP (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORRISTOWN, PA; Owner: WNAP, INC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Britain:

  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBMR (91.7 FM; TELFORD, PA; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around New Britain:

  • 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.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
New Britain fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

New Britain fatal accident list:

Jan 18, 1996 07:05 PM, 202, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 6, 1987 01:55 PM, Sr40110010, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 1982 00:99 AM, 00178, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 43.2mTotal length
  • $3,714,000Total costs
  • 192,391Total average daily traffic
  • 11,471Total average daily truck traffic
  • 117,088Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in New Britain, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 22000-2009
  • 82010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for New Britain, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in New Britain)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.281222 Lon: -75.062667, Call Sign: WNCX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 812.162 MHz, 813.162 MHz, 814.112 MHz, 815.537 MHz, 856.162 MHz, 857.162 MHz, 858.162 MHz, 859.112 MHz, 860.537 MHz, 809.912 MHz, 854.912 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2013, Expiration Date: 06/22/2023, Registrant: Peco, 29000 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Old Limekiln Rd & Ferry Rd (Lat: 40.325917 Lon: -75.171833), Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WNTA200,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.681 MHz, 952.681 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2008, Expiration Date: 03/09/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2009, Registrant: Special System Services, 100 Mahogany Way, Upper Gwynedd, PA 19446-6084, Phone: (215) 699-4427, Fax: (215) 699-4427, Email:
  • New Britain, Old Limekiln Road (Lat: 40.326000 Lon: -75.172056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 96 m, Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WPNA854, Grant Date: 07/24/1996, Expiration Date: 08/01/2023, Registrant: Fox Television Stations, LLC, 101 Constitution Ave., Nw, Ste. 200 W, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 824-6522, Fax: (202) 824-6510, Email:
  • NEW BRITAIN, Old Limekiln Road (088246/New Britain) (Lat: 40.326000 Lon: -75.172056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WQCS863,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2015, Expiration Date: 05/17/2025, Certifier: Michael M Monastero, Registrant: Macro Corporation, 4377 County Line Rd, Chalfont, PA 18914, Phone: (215) 997-5100, Email:
  • PA-PHL5767A, 20 S Shady Retreat Rd (Lat: 40.299750 Lon: -75.166833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 48.7 m, Overall height: 49.6 m, Call Sign: WQKW545,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2009, Expiration Date: 10/06/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/08/2019, 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:
  • CHALFONT ATT, 300 Butler Ave (Lat: 40.292611 Lon: -75.194222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQOW624,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2012, Expiration Date: 02/16/2022, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, 2301 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, Phone: (215) 841-5400, Fax: (610) 943-5520, Email:
  • New Britain, Old Limekiln Road (Lat: 40.326000 Lon: -75.172056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 96 m, Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: KB96728, Grant Date: 05/06/1986, Expiration Date: 08/01/2023, Registrant: Fox Television Stations, LLC, 101 Constitution Ave., Nw, Ste. 200 W, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 824-6522, Fax: (202) 824-6510, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Britain)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 16283, N16283, N-16283, Serial Number: 28-7325231, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 11/18/2009
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Philip P Winn, 55 Barrie Cir, New Britain, PA 18901, Other Owners: Robert G Shaffer
  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 20087, N20087, N-20087, Serial Number: M-2063, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 09/12/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce D Hensler, 204 Woodland Dr, New Britain, PA 18901
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/11/2020

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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$174,18019$196,31686$216,0352$25,0004$170,7500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$210,0001$338,0007$242,7140$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$100,0005$105,00027$239,4076$25,8331$20,0004$63,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$207,1673$285,66714$200,7862$22,5003$191,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$283,0000$02$123,5001$25,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1048.00

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$234,0002$278,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$250,0002$239,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1048.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Britain, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Britain, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Britain, PA
  • 39.6%Electricity
  • 28.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 5.9%Wood
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Britain, PA
  • 60.0%Electricity
  • 40.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


New Britain compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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