New Britain, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 3,028 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
Males: 1,284  (42.4%)
Females: 1,744  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18901.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $73,997 (it was $60,029 in 2000)
New Britain:

$73,997
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,253 (it was $20,877 in 2000)

New Britain borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $254,438 (it was $147,400 in 2000)
New Britain:

$254,438
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $273,403; Detached houses: $311,931; Townhouses or other attached units: $230,047; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $137,811; Mobile homes: $108,569

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,296.

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  • Races in New Britain, PA (2010)

    New Britain races chart
    • 2,92392.7%White alone
    • 862.7%Hispanic
    • 491.6%Black alone
    • 401.3%Asian alone
    • 260.8%Two or more races
    • 200.6%Other race alone
    • 60.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in New Britain: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (22.8%), German (22.6%), Italian (10.0%), English (8.3%), United States (5.3%), Polish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1982

Elevation: 289 feet

Land area: 1.27 square miles.

Population density: 2,378 people per square mile   (low).

New Britain,PA real estate house value index trend

New Britain, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in New Britain:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Britain borough:

  • Never married: 45.7%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

110 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.6% Asia).

This borough:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in New Britain, Pennsylvania as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in New Britain to the number of sex offenders is 3,148 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,360 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,012 (1.6%)

New Britain satellite photo by USGS

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

New Britain household income distribution New Britain home values distribution

Crime rates in New Britain by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00020011010
per 100,000 0.00.00.064.70.00.044.144.30.031.60.0
Robberies 10111000100
per 100,000 32.00.032.032.343.20.00.00.043.90.00.0
Assaults 210221891168972
per 100,000 64.0318.6703.1582.1388.8479.9264.3354.8394.9221.463.6
Burglaries 248551032563
per 100,000 64.0127.4255.7161.7216.0436.3132.288.7219.4189.895.3
Thefts 3752273637403221112511
per 100,000 1,183.21,656.6862.91,164.31,598.31,745.21,409.7931.3482.7790.6349.5
Auto thefts 61141100100
per 100,000 191.931.932.0129.443.243.60.00.043.90.00.0
Arson 00111000000
per 100,000 0.00.032.032.343.20.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.1) 92.7146.4212.3254.7179.2206.8159.1155.1134.8118.534.5

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Crime rate in New Britain detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

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

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 near Pennsylvania 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 45.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from New Britain 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 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
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 21.6 miles away from New Britain 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 299.1 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 Bucks County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 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 high school in New Britain:

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 126. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

126
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 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 5.6 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 5.6 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 14.7 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 14.7 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 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0215. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0215
U.S.:

0.0147

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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.1%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.1% for Black residents, 57.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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

New Britain compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

New Britain travel time to work - commute New Britain mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (40%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (36%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

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.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bucks County:

23.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.9%
State:

11.5%
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 0$0 1$1,251
Other Government Administration 2$8,352$50,1121$3,204
Police Protection - Officers 5$34,963$83,9110$0
Police - Other 1$3,386$40,6320$0
Totals for Government 8$46,701$70,0522$4,455

New Britain government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $137,000 ($45.24)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $312,000 ($103.04)
    Regular Highways: $107,000 ($35.34)
    Central Staff Services: $105,000 ($34.68)
    Fire Protection: $40,000 ($13.21)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($8.59)
    Housing & Community Development: $24,000 ($7.93)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($6.94)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($6.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($5.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($3.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $348,000 ($114.93)

New Britain government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $20,000 ($6.61)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $26,000 ($8.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($9.91)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($1.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $43,000 ($14.20)
    Highways: $39,000 ($12.88)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.33)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $318,000 ($105.02)
    Property: $217,000 ($71.66)
    NEC: $77,000 ($25.43)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $282,000 ($93.13)

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($517 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.96% ($49,557 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.82% ($60,663)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.25% ($72,199)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($518 average AGI)
Bucks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.85% ($50,946 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.83% ($41,643)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.16% ($47,857)

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 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


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, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 38,073Total average daily traffic
  • 2,042Total average daily truck traffic
  • 47,706Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.281222 Lon: -75.062667, Call Sign: WNCX341
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.912 MHz, 811.162 MHz, 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
    Grant Date: 03/25/2003, Expiration Date: 06/22/2013
    Registrant: Special System Services, 100 Mahogany Way, Upper Gwynedd, PA 19446-6084, Phone: (215) 699-4427, Fax: (215) 699-4427, 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: 08/01/2015
    Registrant: Fox Television Stations Inc., 444 N. Capitol Street Nw, Suite 740, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 715-2350, 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: 05/17/2005, Expiration Date: 05/17/2015, Certifier: Michael M Monastero
    Registrant: Macro Corporation, 3 Burlington Woods, Burlington, MA 01803, Phone: (781) 273-4889, 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: 11265.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19425.0 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, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, 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: 08/01/2015
    Registrant: Fox Television Stations Inc., 444 N. Capitol Street Nw, Suite 740, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 715-2350, Fax: (202) 824-6510, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • 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: 5137G , Serial Number: 28-26317, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/08/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): Carsler Aviation Ltd, 204 Woodland Dr, New Britain, PA 18901

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - New Britain

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New Britain, PA
Businesses in New Britain, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Giant1
Avenue1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
FedEx2

New Britain on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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