West Lawn, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 1,715.
Population change since 2000: +7.4%
Males: 760  (44.3%)
Females: 955  (55.7%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19609.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,433 (it was $40,595 in 2000)
West Lawn:

$55,433
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,841 (it was $20,357 in 2000)

West Lawn borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $140,757 (it was $84,600 in 2000)
West Lawn:

$140,757
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $207,894; detached houses: $240,368; townhouses or other attached units: $106,603; in 2-unit structures: $321,344; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $227,241; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $306,433; mobile homes: $153,636

Median gross rent in 2017: $990.

March 2019 cost of living index in West Lawn: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.4%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.6% for Black residents, 14.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 34.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in West Lawn, PA (2010)
    • 1,40181.7%White alone
    • 1659.6%Hispanic
    • 955.5%Black alone
    • 281.6%Two or more races
    • 150.9%Asian alone
    • 90.5%Other race alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in West Lawn, Pennsylvania as of December 09, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in West Lawn is 450 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (27.5%), American (7.8%), Dutch (7.1%), Irish (6.5%), Pennsylvania German (3.6%), European (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1920

Elevation: 343 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 7,978 people per square mile   (high).

West Lawn, Pennsylvania map

68 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This borough:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,831 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,615 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (3.7 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (50.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Springmont, PA (0.6 miles ),
West Wyomissing, PA (0.6 miles ),
Whitfield, PA (0.9 miles ),
Wyomissing Hills borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Lincoln Park, PA (1.0 miles ),
Colony Park, PA (1.2 miles ),
Sinking Spring borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Spring Ridge, PA (1.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 75.99 W

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

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in West Lawn, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in West Lawn, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)

Average climate in West Lawn, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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West Lawn, 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 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0450
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 7.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.84
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 3.8 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 3.6 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 3.5 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 7.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.72
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00386. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00386
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

West Lawn-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 6.0 miles away from the West Lawn borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 11.6 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Lawn-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 2.2 miles away from West Lawn 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 0.7 miles away from West Lawn 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 243.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 264.6 miles away from West Lawn 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 310.2 miles away from West Lawn 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 50.5 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 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).
West Lawn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Lawn:

  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; READING, PA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-SINKING SPRING (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SINKING SPRING, PA)
  • LEADER NSG REHAB SINKING SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SINKING SPRINGS, PA)
  • HIGHLANDS AT WYOMISSING (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)
  • BERKS VISITING NURSE ASSOC INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)
  • TCC READING HOSP AND MED CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)
  • HEALTH CALLS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WYOMISSING, PA)

Operable nuclear power plants near West Lawn:

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

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

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,605)
  • Reading Area Community College (about 4 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,941)
  • Alvernia University (about 4 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Albright College (about 5 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 17 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 25 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 26 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)

Public high school in West Lawn:

  • WILSON HS (Students: 1,383, Location: 2601 GRANDVIEW BOULEVARD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in West Lawn:

  • WHITFIELD EL SCH (Location: 2700 VAN REED RD, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in West Lawn:

  • ST IGNATIUS LOYOLA REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 403, Location: 2700 SAINT ALBANS DR, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: West Lawn Municipal Building (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in West Lawn include: West Lawn United Methodist Church (A), Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Advent (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Mike Quackenbush - Professional wrestler, Frederick M. Franks, Jr. - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal.

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

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

65.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in West Lawn (2011 data):

  • Susquehanna Bank: Spring Township Branch at 2210 Quarry Drive, branch established on 1996/10/28. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: West Lawn Branch at 2137 Penn Avenue, branch established on 1963/09/30. 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
  • Fulton Bank, National Association: West Lawn Branch at 2100 Van Reed Road, branch established on 1989/07/31. 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

For population 15 years and over in West Lawn:

Marital status in West Lawn, PA
  • Never married: 37.4%
  • Now married: 33.6%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

For population 25 years and over in West Lawn:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for West Lawn, 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.
State:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Berks County:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berks County:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
West Lawn:

29.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Lawn:

20.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Lawn:

11.5%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
West Lawn:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Lawn:

34.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.4%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
West Lawn:

77.0%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Lawn, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$2,451$29,4120$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$914
Totals for Government 1$2,451$29,4122$914

West Lawn government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $71,000 ($41.40)
    Libraries: $66,000 ($38.48)
    General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($19.24)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $129,000 ($75.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($73.47)
    Sewerage: $92,000 ($53.64)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($36.73)
    General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($19.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($15.74)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($11.08)
    Fire Protection: $18,000 ($10.50)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($10.50)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($6.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($4.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($2.33)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($2.33)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($1.17)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $284,000 ($165.60)

West Lawn government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $102,000 ($59.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000 ($50.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($23.91)
    General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($15.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $210,000 ($122.45)
    Highways: $24,000 ($13.99)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $137,000 ($79.88)
    Property: $103,000 ($60.06)
    Other: $52,000 ($30.32)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash and Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $774,000 ($451.31)

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 West Lawn, PA
NameCountNameCount
Giant1Pizza Hut1
Nike1Rite Aid1

Strongest AM radio stations in West Lawn:

  • 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)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Lawn:

  • 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.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W280CQ (103.9 FM; SHILLINGTON, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Lawn:

  • 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.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W24CS (Channel 24; READING, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)

West Lawn fatal accident list:

Nov 18, 1998 10:30 AM, Noble St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 2
Mar 10, 1997 11:54 PM, 422, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 21, 1990 03:19 PM, Grandview, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in West Lawn)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 40.330528 Lon: -76.000778, Call Sign: WQIX924,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.587 MHz, 456.587 MHz, 452.112 MHz, 457.112 MHz, 451.737 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2018, Expiration Date: 06/16/2028, Certifier: E. Wayne Foley, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:
  • Lat: 40.356028 Lon: -76.004778, Call Sign: WQJN245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.312 MHz, 452.512 MHz, 452.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 451.237 MHz, 452.162 MHz, 452.287 MHz, 452.662 MHz, 456.237 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2018, Expiration Date: 11/05/2028, Certifier: Stacey Sechrist, Registrant: Radio Maintenance, Inc., 1840 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19604, Phone: (610) 898-1211, Fax: (610) 898-1223, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WYOMISSING TANK, Wyomissing Hills Blvd. (Lat: 40.331944 Lon: -75.997778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPSM724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.356 MHz, 941.356 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Norm Ansell Pe, Registrant: American Water, One Water Street, Camden, NJ 08102, Phone: (855) 955-4118, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Lawn)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5977H , Serial Number: 16-603, Year manufactured: 1949, Certificate Issue Date: 10/20/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Christian M Daniels, 1304 Dogwood Drive, West Lawn, PA 19609
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/05/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial 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 ORIGINATED6$150,1904$112,00525$163,5402$64,9051$133,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$185,9500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$116,2801$105,85010$198,4901$71,0101$134,030
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$05$165,9820$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$133,5800$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0110.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$75,8902$148,785
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0110.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Lawn, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Lawn, PA - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Service Call: 2
Fire incident types in West Lawn, PA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Lawn, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Lawn, PA
  • 60.1%Utility gas
  • 33.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.8%Electricity
  • 2.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Lawn, PA
  • 55.9%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


West Lawn compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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