Royersford, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 4,785 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.7%
 
Males: 2,421  (50.6%)
Females: 2,364  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 19468.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,982 (it was $39,442 in 2000)
Royersford:

$46,982
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,062 (it was $21,314 in 2000)

Royersford borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $209,454 (it was $106,100 in 2000)
Royersford:

$209,454
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $334,876; Detached houses: $379,807; Townhouses or other attached units: $226,080; In 2-unit structures: $236,311; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,471; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $204,246; Mobile homes: $52,656

Median gross rent in 2013: $904.

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  • Races in Royersford, PA (2010)

    Royersford races chart
    • 4,13086.9%White alone
    • 2375.0%Black alone
    • 2004.2%Hispanic
    • 952.0%Two or more races
    • 791.7%Asian alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Royersford: 106.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.2%), Irish (17.3%), Italian (14.0%), English (7.9%), Ukrainian (3.1%), United States (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/14/1879

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 6,086 people per square mile   (high).

Royersford,PA real estate house value index trend

Royersford, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Royersford:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Royersford borough:

  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

230 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 0.8% Africa, 0.5% Latin America).

This borough:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,947 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,406 (1.7%)

Royersford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (23.2 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (24.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Spring City borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Trappe borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Phoenixville borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Collegeville borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Sanatoga, PA (2.3 miles ), Evansburg, PA (2.4 miles ), Kenilworth, PA (2.5 miles ), Schwenksville borough, PA (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 75.54 W

Area codes: 610, 484

Royersford household income distribution Royersford home values distribution

Property values in Royersford, PA


Crime rates in Royersford by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 150232411022
per 100,000 23.4115.30.046.169.545.991.621.021.00.041.841.8
Robberies 020010210121
per 100,000 0.046.10.00.023.20.045.821.00.020.941.820.9
Assaults 91281117581467164
per 100,000 211.0276.8184.6253.8393.9114.8183.2293.9125.9146.2334.283.6
Burglaries 14913181110231611151016
per 100,000 328.3207.6300.0415.3254.9229.6526.6335.9230.8313.2208.9334.4
Thefts 787982867065776276805966
per 100,000 1,828.81,822.41,892.51,984.31,621.91,492.21,762.81,301.71,594.31,670.51,232.51,379.3
Auto thefts 4482114622313
per 100,000 93.892.3184.646.1254.991.8137.442.042.062.620.962.7
Arson 100102010010
per 100,000 23.40.00.023.10.045.90.021.00.00.020.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.6) 171.3266.8154.5208.0254.4148.6251.9167.4130.4134.5185.7145.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Royersford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -139 (-3.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Royersford, Pennsylvania

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Tornado activity:

Royersford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Royersford 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 10.0 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Royersford-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 28.2 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 26.6 miles away from Royersford 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 267.7 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 269.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from Royersford 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 311.7 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 Montgomery County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical 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).
Royersford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Royersford:

  • PHYSICIAN'S CARE SURGICAL HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 454 ENTERPRISE DRIVE)
  • MONTGOMERY CO GERI REHAB CTR (1600RBLACKRROCK RD)
  • PARKHOUSE, PROVIDENCE POINTE (1600 BLACK ROCK ROAD)

Amtrak stations near Royersford:

  • 11 miles: PAOLI (LANCASTER PIKE & S. VALLEY RD.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: EXTON (CREST AVE. OFF RTE. 100) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: DOWNINGTOWN (VIADUCT AVE.) . Services: public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Royersford:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Royersford:

  • Immaculata University (about 12 miles; Immaculata, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,912)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 12 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Cabrini College (about 13 miles; Radnor, PA; FT enrollment: 2,304)
  • Eastern University (about 13 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Montgomery County Community College (about 14 miles; Blue Bell, PA; FT enrollment: 8,723)
  • Villanova University (about 15 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 16 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)

Public high school in Royersford:

Private high school in Royersford:

Public elementary/middle schools in Royersford:

Private elementary/middle school in Royersford:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 189, Location: LEWIS RD & WASHINGTON ST, Grades: KG-8)
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Notable locations in Royersford: Royersford Station (A), Humane Fire Company (B), Friendship Hook Ladder Hose and Ambulance (C), Roversford Library (D), Royersford City Hall (E), Royersford Police Station (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Royersford include: Grace Church (A), Humane Church (B), Royersford Methodist Church (C), Royersford Church of the Brethren (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Montgomery 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 2013 was 86.9. This is about average.

City:

86.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.06
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 15.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.70
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0215. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0215
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.0%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.6% for Black residents, 2.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  55.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.0%
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
10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
10 people in other group homes in 2000

Royersford, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Royersford (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Providence Court Branch at 1820 Ridge Pike, branch established on 2007/04/30. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • National Penn Bank: Royersford Branch at 793 Main Street, branch established on 1985/12/30. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • Phoenixville Federal Bank and Trust: Royersford Branch at 70 North Lewis Rd, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $406.1 mil, Deposits: $359.0 mil, headquarters in Phoenixville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Harleysville Savings Bank: Upper Providence Branch at 1889 Ridge Pike, branch established on 2006/06/19. Info updated 2007/02/05: Bank assets: $840.4 mil, Deposits: $539.0 mil, headquarters in Harleysville, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation
  • TD Bank, National Association: Royersford Branch at 991 South Township Road, branch established on 2001/12/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Univest Bank and Trust Co.: Royersford Branch at 328 Lewis Road, branch established on 2005/11/07. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $2,175.3 mil, Deposits: $1,749.8 mil, headquarters in Souderton, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Univest Corporation Of Pennsylvania
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Royersford Branch at 440 W Linfield-Trappe Rd, branch established on 1999/05/17. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Susquehanna Bank: Fifth Ave. & Main St. Branch at Fifth Ave. & Main St., branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Royersford borough (based on Montgomery County data)

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
This 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
Montgomery County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

23.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Royersford:

50.4%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Royersford:

28.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.6%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Royersford:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Royersford:

59.2%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.2%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Royersford, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 10$62,764$75,3170$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$229,294$393,0754$11,911
Police - Other 1$15,668$188,0164$2,993
Streets and Highways 6$132,857$265,7140$0
Sewerage 2$43,037$258,2221$3,771
Totals for Government 26$483,620$223,2099$18,675

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $69,000 ($14.42)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $483,000 ($100.94)
    Sewerage: $357,000 ($74.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $280,000 ($58.52)
    General - Other: $212,000 ($44.31)
    Regular Highways: $202,000 ($42.22)
    Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($15.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $54,000 ($11.29)
    Fire Protection: $54,000 ($11.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($5.43)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($5.43)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($4.18)
    Housing & Community Development: $19,000 ($3.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $14,000 ($2.93)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($1.04)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $800,000 ($167.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $99,000 ($20.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $102,000 ($21.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $84,000 ($17.55)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($7.11)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($3.34)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($2.30)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($1.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($0.84)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $724,000 ($151.31)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $529,000 ($110.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $309,000 ($64.58)
    All Other: $14,000 ($2.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($1.88)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $37,000 ($7.73)
    Interest Revenue: $17,000 ($3.55)
    Local Employee Contribution: $12,000 ($2.51)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $100,000 ($20.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $51,000 ($10.66)
    Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($10.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $98,000 ($20.48)
    Highways: $69,000 ($14.42)
    General Support: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $497,000 ($103.87)
    Property: $422,000 ($88.19)
    NEC: $90,000 ($18.81)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,636,000 ($341.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,566,000 ($327.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($14.63)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,087,000 ($227.17)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($4.39)

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,965 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($325 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.29% ($62,459 average AGI)
from Bucks County, PA  0.68% ($50,946)
from Chester County, PA  0.50% ($59,481)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($62,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,195 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.00% ($48,360 average AGI)
to Bucks County, PA  0.66% ($60,663)
to Chester County, PA  0.52% ($66,697)

Strongest AM radio stations in Royersford:

  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHE (690 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PHOENIXVILLE, PA; Owner: SALVATION BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNAP (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORRISTOWN, PA; Owner: WNAP, INC)
  • WNPV (1440 AM; 3 kW; LANSDALE, PA; Owner: WNPV INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Royersford:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Royersford:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
Royersford fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Royersford fatal accident list:

Feb 7, 2012 06:14 PM, Sr-4014 Main St, Lat: 40.19168, Lon: -75.53129, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 10, 2008 07:55 PM, First Av, Lat: 40.17733, Lon: -75.54023, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 4
Aug 12, 1992 05:47 AM, 4014, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 8, 1980 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Royersford, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • PA-PHL0638A, 201 North 4th Ave (Lat: 40.188111 Lon: -75.543500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: WQKR920
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/27/2009, Expiration Date: 08/27/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • PA-PHL0732E, 44 W. Ridge Pike (Lat: 40.217611 Lon: -75.502611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 39 m, Call Sign: WQME703
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/19/2010, Expiration Date: 07/19/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Royersford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: REED MIKE RV6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 277M , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/2011
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dennis Patrick Callaghan, 13 Dusseldorf Dr, Royersford, PA 19468, Other Owners: Ruth L Forman
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 34242 , Serial Number: 17701729, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Cherokee Pilots LLC, 2406 Carriage Ln, Royersford, PA 19468
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85844 , Serial Number: 11AC-251, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1946
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas F Hagerty, 344 Main St Apt 1, Royersford, PA 19468

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED36$185,47218$156,88986$144,6408$40,2501$1,604,0006$155,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$190,0009$143,0002$7,5000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$196,8335$131,00036$157,4725$39,0000$04$147,2501$25,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$182,8000$020$168,0000$00$01$123,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$183,0000$01$164,0000$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2062.01 , 2062.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$183,4005$186,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$190,0001$228,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$204,0002$127,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$204,0001$228,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2062.01 , 2062.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

NINE OAKS SWIM CLUB (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2011)
STATE POLICE TRAINING CENTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 4

Incident types - Royersford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Royersford, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Royersford, Pennsylvania:

  • Staybridge Suites Royersford - Valley Forge, 88 Anchor Pkwy, Royersford, Pennsylvania 19468 , Phone: (610) 792-9300, Fax: (610) 792-9333
  • Hampton Inn, 430 Linfield Trappe Rd, Royersford, Pennsylvania 19468 , Phone: (610) 495-6999, Fax: (610) 495-6901
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Royersford, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Royersford, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary37184.4 years
John25677.2 years
William20276.3 years
Anna18585.8 years
Elizabeth17283.6 years
Charles16178.2 years
Margaret14483.0 years
Helen14282.9 years
Joseph13576.9 years
Robert12672.6 years
Most common last names in Royersford, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller7480.5 years
Smith6881.4 years
Brown4180.1 years
Williams2684.6 years
Wilson2478.4 years
Davis2384.3 years
Moyer2376.8 years
Jones2385.1 years
Johnson2280.2 years
Wright2181.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Royersford, PA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Nike3
Applebee's1Outback1
Blockbuster1Outback Steakhouse1
CVS1Payless1
Chick-Fil-A1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Famous Footwear1Rite Aid1
FedEx2Safeway1
GNC1Sears1
GameStop1Sprint Nextel1
Giant2Staples1
H&R Block1Starbucks1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
KFC1Target1
Kincaid1UPS9
Kohl's1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Vons1
Marshalls1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Royersford compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

Royersford on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bangladesh (population 500+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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