Pennsburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 3,855 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +41.1%
Males: 1,930  (50.1%)
Females: 1,925  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18073.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $75,305 (it was $46,715 in 2000)
Pennsburg:

$75,305
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,537 (it was $18,977 in 2000)

Pennsburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $215,031 (it was $115,300 in 2000)
Pennsburg:

$215,031
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $244,669; detached houses: $277,126; townhouses or other attached units: $200,341

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,097.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pennsburg: 102.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.6%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 78.7% for Black residents, 44.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pennsburg, PA (2019)
    • 3,47489.7%White alone
    • 1263.3%Two or more races
    • 1062.7%Hispanic
    • 741.9%Black alone
    • 681.8%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania as of August 12, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pennsburg is 300 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Pennsylvania German (14.6%), Irish (9.3%), Polish (6.9%), American (6.1%), Italian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1850

Elevation: 380 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 5,034 people per square mile   (average).

Pennsburg, Pennsylvania map

174 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America).

This borough:

4.5%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,604 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,626 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (14.3 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (33.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

East Greenville borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Red Hill borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Green Lane borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Spinnerstown, PA (2.1 miles ),
Hereford, PA (2.2 miles ),
Bally borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Milford Square, PA (2.4 miles ),
Trumbauersville borough, PA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.40 N, Longitude: 75.50 W

Area codes: 215, 267

Distribution of median household income in Pennsburg, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pennsburg, PA in 2019

Property values in Pennsburg, PA

Pennsburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +278 (+11.3%).
Most common industries in Pennsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Food (5.1%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.1%)
  • Food (5.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
  • Motor vehicles, parts & supplies merchant wholesalers (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Food (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Pennsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.6%)

Average climate in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pennsburg, Pennsylvania average temperatures Pennsburg, Pennsylvania average precipitation Pennsburg, Pennsylvania humidity Pennsburg, Pennsylvania wind speed Pennsburg, Pennsylvania snowfall Pennsburg, Pennsylvania sunshine Pennsburg, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Pennsburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.7. This is about average.

City:

85.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0535. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0535
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.195. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.195
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.78
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00391. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00391
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Pennsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Pennsburg borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 13.6 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pennsburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 66% 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 216.0 miles away from Pennsburg 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 28.8 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 27.3 miles away from Pennsburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 253.1 miles away from Pennsburg 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 266.9 miles away from Pennsburg center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 299.2 miles away from Pennsburg 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 Montgomery County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pennsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pennsburg:

  • LIFEPATH, INC (5962 UPPER RIDGE ROAD)
  • PENNSBURG MANOR (530 MACOBY STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pennsburg:

  • UPPER BUCKS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • INDIAN CREEK/PERK RD (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • LIFEQUEST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • BARC/MILFORD (Hospital, about 8 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • BARC/ZION HILL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • BELLE HAVEN SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION CEN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; QUAKERTOWN, PA)
  • LIFEPATH, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; GILBERTSVILLE, PA)

Airports located in Pennsburg:

Operable nuclear power plants near Pennsburg:

  • 13 miles: Limerick 1 and 2 in Pottstown, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pennsburg:

  • DeSales University (about 12 miles; Center Valley, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,862)
  • Muhlenberg College (about 14 miles; Allentown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,792)
  • Lehigh University (about 16 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 18 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Delaware Valley College (about 20 miles; Doylestown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Montgomery County Community College (about 20 miles; Blue Bell, PA; FT enrollment: 8,723)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 20 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)

Public high school in Pennsburg:

Private high school in Pennsburg:

  • PERKIOMEN SCHOOL (Students: 301, Location: 200 SEMINARY ST, Grades: 6-12)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pennsburg: Pennsburg Square (A), Pennsburg Fire Company (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Pennsburg: United Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Marks Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Bob Mensch - Politician, Howard C. Hillegas - Non-fiction writer, Marcy Toepel - Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Montgomery 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 Pennsburg and their reported violations in the past:

VALLEY CAFE INC (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (DEC-12-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-02-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2011)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
STRAWBERRY FAMILY RESTAURANT (Population served: 68, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
JAMISON PUBLICK HOUSE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between OCT-29-2013 and NOV-29-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-25-2014)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SWEETWATER GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (DEC-12-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-20-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
FINLAND INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This borough:

2.7 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

71.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Pennsburg in 2010:

  • 214 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 115 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in college/university student housing
  • 11 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
116 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Pennsburg (2011 data):

  • QNB Bank: Pennsburg Branch at 410-420 Pottstown Avenue, branch established on 1988/05/16. Info updated 2008/02/06: Bank assets: $864.8 mil, Deposits: $750.7 mil, headquarters in Quakertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Qnb Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Pennsburg:

Marital status in Pennsburg, PA
  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 45.2%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

For population 25 years and over in Pennsburg:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pennsburg, PA (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic301,22055
Mainline Protestant103,475221
Evangelical Protestant54,215269
Other43,53268
Black Protestant3,19011
Orthodox2,9459
None291,297-
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: 126
Montgomery County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Montgomery County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 90
Montgomery County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
This county:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 590
This county:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

23.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.4%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.2%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pennsburg:

21.6%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.3%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pennsburg:

34.1%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.1%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Pennsburg:

76.8%
Pennsylvania:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pennsburg, 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 9$54,412$72,5490$0
Financial Administration 2$8,615$51,6900$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,538$45,2280$0
Police - Other 1$2,918$35,0160$0
Solid Waste Management 1$4,234$50,8080$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,384$64,6080$0
Totals for Government 16$83,101$62,3260$0

Pennsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $747,000 ($193.77)
    Central Staff Services: $329,000 ($85.34)
    Regular Highways: $328,000 ($85.08)
    General - Other: $197,000 ($51.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $164,000 ($42.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $124,000 ($32.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($4.67)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($0.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.52)

Pennsburg government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $209,000 ($54.22)
    Other: $4,000 ($1.04)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $83,000 ($21.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $47,000 ($12.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($5.19)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($0.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $137,000 ($35.54)
  • Tax - Property: $836,000 ($216.86)
    Individual Income: $421,000 ($109.21)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $79,000 ($20.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $69,000 ($17.90)
    Public Utility License: $66,000 ($17.12)

Pennsburg government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,000 ($11.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($9.60)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($8.82)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,000 ($7.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $972,000 ($252.14)

5.68% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($96,674 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.68%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($775 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.45% ($78,583 average AGI)
from Bucks County, PA  0.79% ($70,296)
from Chester County, PA  0.54% ($86,622)


5.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($92,784 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,502 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.10% ($73,768 average AGI)
to Bucks County, PA  0.77% ($70,744)
to Chester County, PA  0.59% ($99,386)
Businesses in Pennsburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Nike2
CVS1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Dunkin Donuts1YMCA1
GNC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pennsburg:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pennsburg:

  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Pennsburg:

  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • 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.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
Pennsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Pennsburg fatal accident list:

Feb 14, 2004 06:55 PM, Sr-663, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 21, 1992 03:38 AM, 29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 20, 1988 07:50 PM, 663, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 23, 1985 11:59 AM, 00158, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 1981 02:00 AM, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 23, 1981 08:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.8mTotal length
  • $299,000Total costs
  • 29,081Total average daily traffic
  • 2,192Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,312Total future (year 2014) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • CARISSA L BICK, Old Plain Rd (088242 / Milford) (Lat: 40.393000 Lon: -75.436611), Type: 67.3, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: American Towers, LLC., Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (617) 585-7614
  • CARISSA L BICK, Old Plain Rd (088242 / Milford) (Lat: 40.393000 Lon: -75.436611), Type: 67.3, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: American Towers, LLC., Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (617) 585-7614
  • Bridget Carter, Old Plain Rd (088242 / Milford) (Lat: 40.393000 Lon: -75.436611), Type: 67.3, Structure height: 42017 m, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: American Towers, LLC., Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, , Wobur-n, Phone: (617) 585-7614

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Third & Penn Sts (Lat: 40.485667 Lon: -75.490472), Call Sign: KBF471,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.745 MHz, 158.745 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2021, Expiration Date: 04/29/2031, Registrant: Upper Hanover, Township Of, 1704 Pillsbury Road, East Greenville, PA 18041, Phone: (215) 679-7382
  • Lat: 40.400000 Lon: -75.470000, Call Sign: WPRV781,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.812 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2011, Certifier: Larry Surma, Registrant: Tuway Wireless, 2115 City Line Rd, Bethlehem, PA 18017, Phone: (610) 865-3811, Fax: (610) 865-3818
  • 2 Walt Rd (Lat: 40.384944 Lon: -75.491278), Call Sign: WQGW667,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.875 MHz, 464.150 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2017, Expiration Date: 05/08/2027, Certifier: Beth Lambi, Registrant: Radio Maintenance Inc., 1840 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.393000 Lon: -75.435583, Call Sign: WQXA765,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2016, Expiration Date: 01/15/2026, Certifier: Michael Haag, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 5306 Beethoven Street, Los Angeles, CA 90066, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 1BU8447A, Old Plain Rd (088242 / Milford) (Lat: 40.393000 Lon: -75.436611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 67.3 m, Call Sign: WQUP416,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/2014, Expiration Date: 09/02/2024, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pennsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pennsburg)
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 ORIGINATED22$186,86420$150,05097$162,1863$83,0001$420,0004$156,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$180,0008$163,3752$145,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$225,6673$164,33327$168,2968$57,2500$02$8,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$199,6671$220,00019$181,2631$15,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$118,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2080.00

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 ORIGINATED4$213,0003$165,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$196,0001$318,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2080.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pennsburg, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pennsburg, PA - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 44 took place in 2007, and the least - 2 in 2016. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pennsburg, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (74.8%), and Outside Fires (17.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pennsburg, PA
    • 16074.8%Structure Fires
    • 3717.3%Outside Fires
    • 157.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pennsburg, PA
Most common first names in Pennsburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5275.5 years
William4577.1 years
Mary3882.7 years
Robert3070.6 years
Charles2878.2 years
Joseph2776.3 years
Margaret2779.0 years
Anna2279.6 years
George2176.9 years
Helen2079.8 years
Most common last names in Pennsburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1973.6 years
Kline1980.8 years
Renninger1580.4 years
Smith1379.6 years
Snyder1375.7 years
Kulp1277.0 years
Leister1279.1 years
Hoffman1182.8 years
Trumbore1083.0 years
Moyer980.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pennsburg, PA
  • 39.5%Electricity
  • 33.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.4%Utility gas
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 3.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pennsburg, PA
  • 56.6%Electricity
  • 31.6%Utility gas
  • 11.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Pennsburg compared to Pennsylvania 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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 13 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 198 patent applications in 2008-2022.