Shillington, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 5,288 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 2,414  (45.7%)
Females: 2,874  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19607.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,855 (it was $43,833 in 2000)
Shillington:

$59,855
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,625 (it was $22,322 in 2000)

Shillington borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $147,246 (it was $88,500 in 2000)
Shillington:

$147,246
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $164,086; detached houses: $189,105; townhouses or other attached units: $127,607

Median gross rent in 2017: $837.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shillington: 95.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.4%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.7% for other race residents, 45.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Shillington, PA (2010)
    • 4,54286.1%White alone
    • 4508.5%Hispanic
    • 1412.7%Black alone
    • 691.3%Two or more races
    • 641.2%Asian alone
    • 40.08%American Indian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Shillington, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shillington is 879 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Shillington by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(59.6)
1
(19.8)
2
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(37.8)
4
(75.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(56.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(79.4)
3
(59.4)
3
(59.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(59.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
2
(38.0)
4
(75.9)
7
(133.2)
7
(133.0)
5
(95.4)
3
(56.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(417.1)
12
(237.8)
15
(298.7)
4
(80.2)
7
(138.8)
14
(264.7)
22
(415.8)
23
(437.5)
20
(379.4)
10
(190.3)
9
(171.0)
4
(76.3)
11
(208.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
83
(1,648)
73
(1,446)
72
(1,434)
89
(1,784)
115
(2,281)
75
(1,418)
61
(1,153)
40
(760.9)
38
(720.9)
51
(970.3)
52
(988.0)
49
(934.9)
58
(1,097)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(417.1)
17
(336.8)
7
(139.4)
12
(240.5)
9
(178.5)
3
(56.7)
8
(151.2)
2
(38.0)
5
(94.9)
8
(152.2)
3
(57.0)
6
(114.5)
3
(56.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)162.3135.1113.3112.2127.191.1113.871.7110.490.982.782.489.4

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City-data.com crime index in Shillington, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (34.6%), Italian (12.1%), American (11.7%), Polish (6.9%), Irish (4.7%), Afghan (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 5,189 people per square mile   (average).

Shillington, Pennsylvania map

70 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.3%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,885 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,244 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (3.4 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (48.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Pennwyn, PA (0.9 miles ),
Montrose Manor, PA (1.0 miles ),
Kenhorst borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Lincoln Park, PA (1.1 miles ),
Grill, PA (1.2 miles ),
Mohnton borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
West Wyomissing, PA (1.4 miles ),
Wyomissing borough, PA (1.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.30 N, Longitude: 75.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -581 (-10.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 255 (8.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Shillington, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Shillington, PA in 2017
Shillington satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Shillington, PA
Historical housing units in Shillington, PA
Most common industries in Shillington, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.2%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Shillington, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Carpenters (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (2.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.9%)

Average climate in Shillington, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Shillington, 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 84.5. This is about average.

City:

84.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0450
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 7.87. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.87
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.616
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.82
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00382. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00382
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Shillington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Shillington borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shillington-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 4.1 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 2.6 miles away from Shillington 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.6 miles away from Shillington center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 265.8 miles away from the city 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 311.2 miles away from Shillington 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 49.9 miles away from Shillington 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 Berks County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shillington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Shillington:

  • MIFFLIN CENTER (500 EAST PHILADELPHIA AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Shillington:

  • HIGHLANDS AT WYOMISSING (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITATION-WYOMI (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; READING, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH READING REHAB AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; READING, PA)
  • READING NSG CTR WEST READING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WEST READING, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-SINKING SPRING (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SINKING SPRING, PA)
  • LEADER NSG REHAB SINKING SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SINKING SPRINGS, PA)
  • ADVANCE HOMEHEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; READING, PA)

Operable nuclear power plants near Shillington:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shillington:

  • Alvernia University (about 2 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,461)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 4 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Albright College (about 5 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 18 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 22 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 26 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)

Public high school in Shillington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Shillington:

See full list of schools located in Shillington

Library in Shillington:

  • MIFFLIN COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $237,565; Location: 6 PHILADELPHIA AVE.; 18,906 books; 1,570 audio materials; 1,901 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 74 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Shillington: Shillington Borough Police/Municipal Building (A), Shillington Social Quarters (B), Shillington Town Hall (C), Mifflin Community Library (D), Mifflin Court Retirement Home (E), Mifflin Healthcare Center (F), Goodwill (G), Shillington Borough Fire Company (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Shillington Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Shillington include: Immanuel United Church of Christ (A), Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), New Life Assembly of God (C), Saint Luke's Evangelical Congregational Church (D), Saint John Baptist de la Salle Roman Catholic Church (E), Berks Bible Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Sinai Cemetery (1), Fairview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Shillington Swimming Pool (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Shillington: Shillington Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Berks 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 Shillington and their reported violations in the past:

KEN GRILL RECREATION ASSN (Population served: 490, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2014), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2014), St Public Notif received (AUG-12-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-23-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-08-2012 and JUL-08-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
FLYING HILLS FITNESS CLUB (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-09-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-22-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • GRACE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

62.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Shillington (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Shillington Branch at 1700 Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 1966/06/03; Cumru Township Branch at 10 Parkside Avenue, branch established on 1978/07/31. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Shillington Branch at One West Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 1953/10/19. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Royal Bank America: Shillington Branch at Lancaster Avenue And Mifflin Boulevard, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2009/08/06: Bank assets: $840.7 mil, Deposits: $582.2 mil, headquarters in Narberth, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Royal Bancshares Of Pennsylvania, Inc.
  • Fulton Bank, National Association: Shillington Branch at 2257 Lancaster Pike, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/30: Bank assets: $9,041.7 mil, Deposits: $6,700.3 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 122 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Metro Bank: Lancaster Avenue Branch at 606 E. Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 2005/10/22. Info updated 2009/09/09: Bank assets: $2,417.8 mil, Deposits: $2,091.3 mil, headquarters in Lemoyne, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Metro Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shillington:

Marital status in Shillington, PA
  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in Shillington:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Shillington
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shillington, PA (based on Berks County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant80,575177
Catholic75,67222
Evangelical Protestant33,376168
Other3,99623
Orthodox2,2755
Black Protestant1,0627
None214,486-
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: 75
Berks County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Berks County:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
Here:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
This county:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.0%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shillington:

47.8%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shillington:

11.5%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.5%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shillington, 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
Water Supply 10$39,580$47,4960$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$48,925$73,3880$0
Sewerage 4$16,986$50,9580$0
Parks and Recreation 3$8,488$33,9520$0
Financial Administration 2$14,119$84,7140$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,944$47,6648$1,104
Streets and Highways 2$9,812$58,8721$2,502
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$204
Totals for Government 31$145,854$56,46010$3,810

Shillington government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Solid Waste Management: $1,007,000 ($190.43)
    Regular Highways: $235,000 ($44.44)
    Sewerage: $226,000 ($42.74)
    General Public Buildings: $56,000 ($10.59)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,767,000 ($334.15)
    Regular Highways: $1,184,000 ($223.90)
    General - Other: $963,000 ($182.11)
    Sewerage: $738,000 ($139.56)
    Police Protection: $711,000 ($134.46)
    Central Staff Services: $636,000 ($120.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $416,000 ($78.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $272,000 ($51.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $124,000 ($23.45)
    General Public Buildings: $83,000 ($15.70)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $51,000 ($9.64)
    Health - Other: $40,000 ($7.56)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($6.81)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($3.97)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,445,000 ($273.26)
    Benefit Payments: $951,000 ($179.84)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $635,000 ($120.08)
    Withdrawals: $106,000 ($20.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $107,000 ($20.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $32,000 ($6.05)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($5.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000 ($5.48)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($3.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($2.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,932,000 ($365.36)

Shillington government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,033,000 ($195.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $489,000 ($92.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $250,000 ($47.28)
    Other: $42,000 ($7.94)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($0.95)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $720,000 ($136.16)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $41,000 ($7.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000 ($9.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,635,000 ($498.30)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $395,000 ($74.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $31,000 ($5.86)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($4.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $342,000 ($64.67)
    Highways: $103,000 ($19.48)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.57)
  • Tax - Property: $1,000,000 ($189.11)
    Individual Income: $584,000 ($110.44)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $197,000 ($37.25)
    Public Utility License: $83,000 ($15.70)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $43,000 ($8.13)

Shillington government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,540,000 ($669.44)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,375,000 ($638.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,000 ($31.20)

Shillington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,433,000 ($270.99)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,372,000 ($259.46)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,041,000 ($385.97)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $315,000 ($59.57)

3.90% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.25% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,769 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.25%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.53% ($51,596 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.30% ($49,157)
from Lehigh County, PA  0.29% ($50,766)


4.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.13%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($302 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.47% ($47,442 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.36% ($48,724)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.29% ($50,058)
Businesses in Shillington, PA
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1H&R Block1
Baskin-Robbins1Kmart1
Best Western1La-Z-Boy1
Blockbuster1Nike2
CVS1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul3
Goodwill3

Strongest AM radio stations in Shillington:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIOV (1240 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRAW (1340 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCOJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; COATESVILLE, PA; Owner: WCOJ RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shillington:

  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W280CQ (103.9 FM; SHILLINGTON, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • W253AC (98.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Shillington:

  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • W24CS (Channel 24; READING, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
Shillington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Shillington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shillington)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 40.304000 Lon: -75.960250, Call Sign: WQDJ489,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2015, Expiration Date: 09/12/2025, Certifier: Mark Naylon, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000
  • Lat: 40.300944 Lon: -75.953778, Call Sign: WQKK616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2400 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/2009, Expiration Date: 06/24/2019, Certifier: Gerald Evans, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344
  • Lat: 40.300778 Lon: -75.956278, Call Sign: WQLV777,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.625 MHz, 457.625 MHz, 461.100 MHz, 461.825 MHz, 466.825 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/05/2020, Certifier: Mark Naylon, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Rd., Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.296667 Lon: -75.936972, Call Sign: WQVE914,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.537 MHz, 469.637 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/2015, Expiration Date: 01/22/2025, Certifier: Kathy Bowers, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Rd., Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.277944 Lon: -75.928944, Call Sign: WQVF944,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.112 MHz, 462.512 MHz, 467.787 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/2015, Expiration Date: 01/30/2025, Certifier: Mark Walters, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Rd., Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PA-RDG013A, 20 S Summit Avenue (Lat: 40.307222 Lon: -75.953000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQLJ403,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/09/2010, Expiration Date: 02/09/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • SHILLINGTON, 119 Sugarloaf Lane (Lat: 40.297583 Lon: -75.985917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 37.8 m, Overall height: 39.3 m, Call Sign: WQOI945, Licensee ID: L00071801,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/12/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2012, Certifier: Scott D Nelson, Registrant: Alcatel-Lucent Usa, 2158 M/S-3400-Wls31, 3400 W Plano Pkwy, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 477-2642, Email:
  • BERKS PRCSN, 31 Catherine Street (Lat: 40.302917 Lon: -75.969250), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14.7 m, Overall height: 17.7 m, Call Sign: WQOI946, Licensee ID: L00071801,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/12/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2012, Certifier: Scott D Nelson, Registrant: Alcatel-Lucent Usa, 2158 M/S-3400-Wls31, 3400 W Plano Pkwy, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 477-2642, Email:
  • MOHNTON, 115 Sugarloaf Lane (Lat: 40.297639 Lon: -75.986222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQWL202,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 09/24/2015, Expiration Date: 09/24/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2017, Certifier: Amir Rajwany, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shillington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6691W , Serial Number: 28-20799, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 04/02/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 05/18/2017
    Registrant (LLC): N6691w LLC, 711 State St, Shillington, PA 19607

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED49$135,75528$119,393121$114,53711$41,90910$94,300
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$142,0000$07$108,1432$15,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$138,0003$137,00047$120,97912$38,1671$5,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$123,0000$026$120,5382$57,5001$143,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$135,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

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 ORIGINATED9$146,2223$151,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$140,4001$200,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$135,0003$284,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$181,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 32
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Shillington, PA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shillington, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shillington, PA
  • 63.0%Utility gas
  • 30.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shillington, PA
  • 56.0%Utility gas
  • 22.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.3%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Shillington compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Shillington on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Afghanistan (population 500+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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