West Goshen, Pennsylvania

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Population in July 2007: 9,477.
Males: 4,754  (50.2%)
Females: 4,723  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

36.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 19382.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $88,085 (it was $59,505 in 2000)
West Goshen:

$88,085
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,994 (it was $27,912 in 2000)

West Goshen CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $339,721 (it was $171,200 in 2000)
West Goshen:

$339,721
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $408,304; detached houses: $442,615; townhouses or other attached units: $309,768; in 2-unit structures: $261,862; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $279,106; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $252,492; mobile homes: $129,020
March 2019 cost of living index in West Goshen: 112.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in West Goshen, PA (2000)
    • 7,32386.4%White alone
    • 4755.6%Asian alone
    • 4084.8%Black alone
    • 1932.3%Hispanic
    • 570.7%Two or more races
    • 80.09%Other race alone
    • 70.08%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in West Goshen by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.7)
2
(9.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.6)
1
(4.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(18.9)
2
(9.4)
2
(9.4)
1
(4.7)
3
(14.1)
1
(4.5)
2
(9.1)
1
(4.5)
4
(17.4)
3
(13.0)
2
(8.6)
1
(4.3)
3
(12.9)
5
(21.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
9
(42.4)
5
(23.6)
6
(28.2)
4
(18.9)
7
(32.9)
5
(22.5)
5
(22.8)
1
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.6)
5
(21.4)
2
(8.5)
2
(8.6)
4
(17.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
31
(146.1)
50
(235.9)
35
(164.7)
29
(137.0)
11
(51.7)
14
(63.0)
17
(77.5)
15
(67.9)
9
(39.2)
14
(60.5)
11
(47.1)
19
(81.2)
19
(81.8)
24
(103.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
69
(325.3)
50
(235.9)
60
(282.3)
46
(217.3)
43
(202.2)
36
(162.1)
37
(168.7)
38
(172.0)
24
(104.5)
29
(125.4)
28
(119.9)
24
(102.6)
17
(73.2)
11
(47.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
422
(1,989)
422
(1,991)
390
(1,835)
441
(2,083)
398
(1,872)
360
(1,621)
344
(1,568)
351
(1,589)
338
(1,471)
251
(1,085)
275
(1,178)
282
(1,205)
226
(972.6)
207
(893.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(94.3)
23
(108.5)
18
(84.7)
19
(89.8)
15
(70.5)
12
(54.0)
9
(41.0)
16
(72.4)
8
(34.8)
9
(38.9)
10
(42.8)
9
(38.5)
6
(25.8)
5
(21.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(9.4)
3
(14.2)
2
(9.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(18.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.5)
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)166.9176.1167.7142.6126.2112.5107.499.990.780.490.280.792.692.6

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City-data.com crime index in West Goshen, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 36 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Irish (31.6%), German (21.4%), Italian (15.8%), English (9.8%), Polish (6.0%), United States (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 3.18 square miles.

Population density: 2,980 people per square mile   (average).

West Goshen, Pennsylvania map

672 residents are foreign born (5.1% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

This place:

7.9%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
West Goshen CDP:

1.1% ($1,967)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($1,552)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (12.6 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (22.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

West Chester borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Cheyney University, PA (1.8 miles ),
Exton, PA (2.3 miles ),
Malvern borough, PA (2.4 miles ),
Paoli, PA (2.6 miles ),
Lionville-Marchwood, PA (2.6 miles ),
Downingtown borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Chester Heights borough, PA (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.97 N, Longitude: 75.57 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,877 (+22.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 580 (12.2%)

Distribution of median household income in West Goshen, PA in 2017
West Goshen satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in West Goshen, PA
Most common industries in West Goshen, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.3%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.8%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
Most common occupations in West Goshen, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Computer specialists (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)

Average climate in West Goshen, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 97.6. This is worse than average.

City:

97.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.274. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.274
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.41. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.41
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.403
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.48
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00321. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00321
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

West Goshen-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the West Goshen place center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 14.9 miles away from the place center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Goshen-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 35.0 miles away from West Goshen 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 33.8 miles away from West Goshen 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 282.9 miles away from West Goshen 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 273.8 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 50.6 miles away from West Goshen 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 326.7 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 Chester County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers near West Goshen:

  • NEIGHBORHOOD VNA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • CHESTER COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • WEST CHESTER REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • BARCLAY FRIENDS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • HOSPICE OF CHESTER CNTY (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • PEMBROOKE HEALTH AND REHAB RES (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)

Amtrak stations near West Goshen:

  • 5 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.
  • 8 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.
  • 8 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 West Goshen:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Goshen:

  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 2 miles; West Chester, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,492)
  • Immaculata University (about 5 miles; Immaculata, PA; FT enrollment: 2,912)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 10 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 10 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Neumann University (about 10 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Cabrini College (about 13 miles; Radnor, PA; FT enrollment: 2,304)
  • Eastern University (about 13 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in West Goshen: Chester County Governmnet Service Center (A), West Goshen Township Building (B), West Goshen Township Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Church in West Goshen: Goshen Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Green Mount Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in West Goshen include: Rolling Green Memorial Park (1), Coopersmith Park (2), Hallowell Park (3), West Chester Sports Complex (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Chester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.2%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.8%
Whole state:

5.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.1%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.2%
Whole state:

5.1%
192 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in West Goshen:

Marital status in West Goshen, PA
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

For population 25 years and over in West Goshen:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for West Goshen, PA (based on Chester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic212,11333
Mainline Protestant60,921156
Evangelical Protestant31,520167
Other6,09025
Black Protestant4,27125
Orthodox6754
None183,296-
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
Chester County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Chester County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 91
Chester County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 322
Chester County:

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Chester County:

22.3%
State:

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

14.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Goshen:

52.9%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
West Goshen:

51.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
West Goshen:

28.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Goshen:

19.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Goshen:

32.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

60.3%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
West Goshen:

80.6%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Goshen, PA Residents

5.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($92,332 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.43%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($817 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.98% ($99,386 average AGI)
from Delaware County, PA  0.81% ($97,712)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.43% ($83,868)


5.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,965 average AGI)
Chester County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.90% ($86,622 average AGI)
to Delaware County, PA  0.58% ($114,050)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.43% ($65,058)

Businesses in West Goshen, PA

  • Staples: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in West Goshen:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, 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.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WCHE (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WEST CHESTER, PA; Owner: CHESTER COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 3 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: MOUNT OCEAN MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WCOJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; COATESVILLE, PA; Owner: WCOJ RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Goshen:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCUR (91.7 FM; WEST CHESTER, PA; Owner: STUDENT SERVICES, INC.)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZE (97.3 FM; GLEN MILLS, PA; Owner: GLEN MILLS SCHOOLS)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Goshen:

  • 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)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
West Goshen fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of West Goshen fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.2mTotal length
  • 228,029Total average daily traffic
  • 9,979Total average daily truck traffic
  • 105,788Total future (year 2009) average daily traffic
New bridges in West Goshen, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for West Goshen, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WESTTOWN, 601 Westtown Road (Lat: 39.960528 Lon: -75.584778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPJB877,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10715.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10715.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10715.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10875.0 MHz... (+75 more), Grant Date: 05/03/2018, Expiration Date: 07/20/2028, Registrant: Acd Telecom, LLC, 103 Commerce St, Suite 180, Lake Mary, FL 32746, Phone: (407) 333-2300, Fax: (407) 333-2310, Email:
  • PA-PHL0714A, 1198 Grove Road (Lat: 39.992361 Lon: -75.633583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WQKS723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/2009, Expiration Date: 09/02/2019, 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:
  • PA-PHL5448A, 825 Paoli Pike (Lat: 39.967833 Lon: -75.591194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 64.3 m, Call Sign: WQKW559,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2009, Expiration Date: 10/06/2019, 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:
  • WEST GOSHEN TOWNSHIP, Boot Rd Near Route 29 (Lat: 40.006194 Lon: -75.582694), Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: KGA21,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2142.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/1999, Expiration Date: 05/10/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2003, Certifier: Peter J Pikna, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$281,23145$251,050203$223,61416$52,0774$196,3102$90,705
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$265,18023$262,8113$28,6032$209,3550$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$04$176,02047$262,5234$174,2933$168,8900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$372,96534$255,8652$35,7651$148,7100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$09$270,5170$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3027.01 , 3027.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$305,8405$270,874
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$213,8152$302,925
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$234,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$252,660
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3027.01 , 3027.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Goshen, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Goshen, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Goshen, PA
  • 53.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.9%Utility gas
  • 13.1%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Goshen, PA
  • 55.7%Utility gas
  • 27.6%Electricity
  • 14.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Other fuel


West Goshen compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

West Goshen on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: computer specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: radio, tv, and computer stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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