Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 1,391 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.8%
Males: 659  (47.4%)
Females: 732  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 19473.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $49,181 (it was $44,514 in 2000)
Schwenksville:

$49,181
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,131 (it was $19,679 in 2000)

Schwenksville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $152,047 (it was $109,300 in 2000)
Schwenksville:

$152,047
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $181,769; Detached houses: $243,362; Townhouses or other attached units: $144,214; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,928

Median gross rent in 2012: $813.

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  • White alone - 1,328 (91.6%)
  • Black alone - 62 (4.3%)
  • Two or more races - 20 (1.4%)
  • Other race alone - 10 (0.7%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Schwenksville: 104.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.5%), Irish (12.7%), Italian (9.4%), English (8.6%), Welsh (3.8%), Polish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/06/1903

Elevation: 148 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 3,450 people per square mile   (average).

Schwenksville,PA real estate house value index trend

Schwenksville, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Schwenksville:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 34.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Schwenksville borough:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

70 residents are foreign born (2.9% Europe, 1.1% Africa).

This borough:  4.8%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania as of April 20, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Schwenksville to the number of sex offenders is 278 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,565 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,242 (2.2%)

Schwenksville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Allentown, PA (23.9 miles , pop. 106,632).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (24.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Spring Mount, PA (1.1 miles ), Woxhall, PA (2.0 miles ), Skippack, PA (2.0 miles ), Trappe borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Harleysville, PA (2.1 miles ), Collegeville borough, PA (2.2 miles ), Evansburg, PA (2.2 miles ), Green Lane borough, PA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.26 N, Longitude: 75.47 W

Area codes: 484, 610

Schwenksville household income distribution Schwenksville home values distribution

Property values in Schwenksville, PA

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (3%)

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

Average climate in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Schwenksville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the Schwenksville 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 14.3 miles away from the borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Schwenksville-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 30.6 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 29.0 miles away from Schwenksville 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 262.1 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 271.6 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 30.7 miles away from Schwenksville 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 305.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in 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).
Schwenksville topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Lubanski - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Schwenksville:

  • INDIAN CREEK/LANDIS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • LIFEPATH, INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • INDIAN CREEK/PERK RD (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • INDIAN CREEK KULP ROAD (Hospital, about 5 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE LIMERICK (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; LIMERICK, PA)
  • PETER BECKER COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HARLEYSVILLE, PA)
  • LIFEPATH, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; PENNSBURG, PA)

Airports located in Schwenksville:

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Amtrak stations near Schwenksville:

  • 15 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.
  • 19 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.
  • 20 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Schwenksville:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Schwenksville:

  • Montgomery County Community College (about 12 miles; Blue Bell, PA; Full-time enrollment: 8,723)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 13 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Cabrini College (about 15 miles; Radnor, PA; FT enrollment: 2,304)
  • Eastern University (about 15 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Villanova University (about 17 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)
  • Delaware Valley College (about 17 miles; Doylestown, PA; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Immaculata University (about 17 miles; Immaculata, PA; FT enrollment: 2,912)

Public high school in Schwenksville:

Private high school in Schwenksville:

  • NEW LIFE YOUTH & FAMILY SERVICES (Students: 55; Location: 585 FREEMAN SCHOOL RD; Grades: 6 - 12; Boys only)

Private elementary/middle school in Schwenksville:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 330; Location: 40 SPRING MOUNT RD; Grades: KG - 8)
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Notable locations in Schwenksville: Bere Hall (A), Schwenksville Borough Hall (B), Schwenksville Community Library (C), Schwenksville Police Station (D), Schwenksville Fire Company (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Schwenksville: Eden Mennonite Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Arnold's Karting Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 422 Business Centre).

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 2012 was 87.8. This is about average.

City:

87.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.572. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.572
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0215. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0215
U.S.:

0.0147

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

ROLLING TURF GOLF COURSE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2006)
RONS CROOKED HILL TAVERN (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SWAMP PIKE DELI (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUL-23-2009 to JUL-23-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Schwenksville that have no violations reported:

  • LANDIS SUPERMARKETS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.6%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  48.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
360 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Schwenksville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Schwenksville (2011 data):

  • Univest Bank and Trust Co.: Skippack Office Branch at 4258 Township Line Road, branch established on 2004/01/20; Schwenksville Branch at 415 Main Street, branch established on 1962/08/01. 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
  • Ambler Savings Bank: Main & Centennial St Branch at Main And Centennial Streets, branch established on 1899/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $295.9 mil, Deposits: $266.3 mil, headquarters in Ambler, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (37%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.01%
Here: 64.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist Church
Adherents54.9%12.4%9.1%3.5%3.4%
Congregations13.4%5.8%10.3%6.4%6.8%
NameUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents3.2%3.2%2.7%1.4%6.2%
Congregations7.0%7.4%6.6%1.2%35.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,981$35,7721$426
Other Government Administration 1$5,496$65,9520$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$332
Totals for Government 2$8,477$50,8622$758

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $107,000 ($76.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000 ($45.29)
    Central Staff Services: $58,000 ($41.70)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($40.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $31,000 ($22.29)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($22.29)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $23,000 ($16.53)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($14.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $19,000 ($13.66)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($5.75)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($5.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($4.31)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($2.88)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $163,000 ($117.18)
    Benefit Payments: $37,000 ($26.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $15,000 ($10.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $73,000 ($52.48)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $41,000 ($29.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($10.78)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($15.82)
    From Other Government: $8,000 ($5.75)
    From Local Government: $2,000 ($1.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($7.19)
    General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($4.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($12.94)
    All Other: $7,000 ($5.03)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $207,000 ($148.81)
    Property: $60,000 ($43.13)
    NEC: $41,000 ($29.48)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $238,000 ($171.10)

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 Schwenksville:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Schwenksville:

  • 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.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)

TV broadcast stations around Schwenksville:

  • 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.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • 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)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Schwenksville fatal accident list:

Jul 11, 2008 07:05 PM, 4th St, Lat: 40.25089, Lon: -75.46715, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Aug 17, 2002 11:56 PM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 15, 1987 05:30 PM, Sr00290230, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 1984 06:99 PM, 00158, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 12,998
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,039
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 16,286

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Schwenksville)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Skippack Pike Tower, Lat: 40.231333 Lon: -75.410111, Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.3 m, Call Sign: WQIE665
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/2008, Expiration Date: 01/17/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/17/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • PA-PHL0695A, 4530 Skippack Pike (Lat: 40.236444 Lon: -75.427028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WQKR714
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/25/2009, Expiration Date: 08/25/2019, 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:
  • PA-PHL0850C, 50 Ryanford Road (Lat: 40.259444 Lon: -75.501389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.7 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQKT368
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/04/2009, Expiration Date: 09/04/2019, 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:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Schwenksville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Schwenksville)
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 ORIGINATED12$192,5008$178,37531$197,5166$9,1670$03$127,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$257,0003$191,6670$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$217,0002$94,00016$172,0002$8,5001$8,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$122,5008$143,3750$00$01$45,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$200,0000$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2066.00

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 ORIGINATED0$01$88,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$121,0001$176,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2066.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 9

Incident types - Schwenksville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Schwenksville, PA
Most common first names in Schwenksville, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5873.8 years
Mary3976.9 years
William3974.4 years
Joseph3775.7 years
Robert3168.8 years
George3077.3 years
James2869.9 years
Margaret2481.9 years
Frank2380.3 years
Elizabeth2380.8 years
Most common last names in Schwenksville, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1573.4 years
Smith1375.5 years
Ziegler976.9 years
Wilson777.9 years
Weirman781.7 years
Snyder778.4 years
Bowman772.0 years
Kehs776.7 years
Burns679.0 years
Young675.0 years
Businesses in Schwenksville, PA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Nike1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS2

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  • #44 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
  • #94 (19473) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Pennsylvania German first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #40 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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