Glenolden, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2022: 7,168 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 3,546  (49.5%)
Females: 3,622  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 19036.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $69,702 (it was $41,189 in 2000)
Glenolden:

$69,702
PA:

$71,798

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $35,500 (it was $20,173 in 2000)

Glenolden borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $203,887 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Glenolden:

$203,887
PA:

$245,500

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $238,719; detached houses: $296,711; townhouses or other attached units: $194,933; in 2-unit structures: $324,973; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,141; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $89,539

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,141.

March 2022 cost of living index in Glenolden: 102.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 14.7%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.4% for Black residents, 43.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Glenolden, PA (2022)
    • 5,53477.0%White alone
    • 85111.8%Black alone
    • 3855.4%Two or more races
    • 1672.3%Hispanic
    • 1001.4%Other race alone
    • 811.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Glenolden, Pennsylvania as of July 16, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Glenolden is 479 to 1.


Crime rates in Glenolden by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.9)
2
(27.9)
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)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(14.0)
2
(27.9)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(14.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(83.6)
7
(97.9)
7
(97.5)
10
(139.5)
3
(41.9)
9
(125.6)
8
(111.4)
4
(55.7)
8
(111.8)
3
(41.9)
4
(56.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(111.5)
17
(237.7)
10
(139.4)
23
(320.8)
9
(125.7)
5
(69.8)
13
(181.1)
3
(41.8)
8
(111.8)
8
(111.7)
4
(56.0)
4
(55.8)
3
(42.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(209.1)
36
(503.3)
36
(501.7)
22
(306.8)
29
(405.1)
18
(251.3)
24
(334.3)
16
(222.9)
15
(209.7)
21
(293.2)
7
(98.0)
4
(55.8)
2
(28.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
135
(1,882)
125
(1,748)
155
(2,160)
173
(2,413)
177
(2,473)
117
(1,633)
129
(1,797)
143
(1,992)
116
(1,622)
122
(1,703)
87
(1,218)
97
(1,354)
66
(927.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(125.5)
9
(125.8)
6
(83.6)
11
(153.4)
9
(125.7)
5
(69.8)
7
(97.5)
4
(55.7)
17
(237.7)
4
(55.8)
8
(112.0)
5
(69.8)
7
(98.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index147.3192.1196.5236.3186.2207.1250.7136.0154.5128.0115.090.266.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Glenolden, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 9 (8 officers - 8 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.13
Pennsylvania average:

2.55
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Ancestries: Irish (21.2%), Italian (18.4%), German (12.4%), American (5.5%), English (5.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/15/1894

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 7,357 people per square mile   (high).

Glenolden, Pennsylvania map

319 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.2% Asia, 1.0% Africa, 0.8% Europe).

This borough:

4.4%
Pennsylvania:

7.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $5,303 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $3,006 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (10.2 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (10.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Darby Township, PA (0.8 miles ),
Folcroft borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Norwood borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Prospect Park borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Sharon Hill borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Collingdale borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Aldan borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Folsom, PA (1.4 miles )

Latitude: 39.90 N, Longitude: 75.29 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,900 (-26.4%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 388 (10.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Glenolden, PA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Glenolden, PA in 2022
Glenolden satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.7%
Pennsylvania:

2.9%
Historical population in Glenolden, PA
Historical housing units in Glenolden, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +220 (+3.0%).
Most common industries in Glenolden, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Glenolden, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Glenolden, Pennsylvania

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Glenolden, 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 2023 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

73
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2022 was 0.389. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.389
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 9.99. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 0.491. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.491
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 18.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 14.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

8.1
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2021 was 0.00649. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00649
U.S.:

0.00931

Tornado activity:

Glenolden-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Glenolden borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 21.6 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glenolden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 197.9 miles away from the city center
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 49.4 miles away from Glenolden 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 48.0 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 284.6 miles away from Glenolden center
On 11/30/2017 at 21:47:31, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.4 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 Delaware County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Glenolden:

  • REDEEMER HOME HEALTH SERVICES, LLC (112 WEST OAK LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Glenolden:

  • PROSPECT PARK HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PROSPECT PARK, PA)
  • PROSPECT PARK NSG HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PROSPECT PARK, PA)
  • LITTLE FLOWER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • LITTLE FLOWER NRSG HM (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DARBY, PA)
  • CONNER-WILLIAMS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)
  • TAYLOR HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)
  • TCC AT TAYLOR HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)

Amtrak stations near Glenolden:

  • 7 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glenolden:

  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 5 miles; Chester, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • University of the Sciences (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Drexel University (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 8 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • The University of the Arts (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)

Public elementary/middle schools in Glenolden:

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Library in Glenolden:

  • GLENOLDEN LIBRARY (Operating income: $87,973; Location: 211 S LLANWELLYN AVE; 15,963 books; 270 audio materials; 190 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 32 other licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions; 41 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Glenolden: Glenolden Borough Hall (A), Glenolden Station (B), Glen Olden Station (C), Glenolden Fire Company 1 (D), Glenolden Library (E), Glenolden Police Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shipley Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Dave Kern - Soccer player.

Delaware 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:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

60.3%
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: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
26 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled in 2000
6 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Glenolden (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Glenolden at 6 N Macdade Blvd, branch established on 1998/04/01. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Glenolden-Pathmark at 140 N. Macdade Blvd, branch established on 1998/08/24. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Glenolden Branch at 300 Chester Pike, branch established on 1896/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Glenolden:

Marital status in Glenolden, PA
  • Never married: 37.5%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Glenolden:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Glenolden
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Glenolden, PA (based on Delaware County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic262,50650
Mainline Protestant52,224169
Evangelical Protestant24,456136
Other9,00927
Black Protestant5,61739
Orthodox5,0968
None200,071-
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: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Delaware County:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 83
Delaware County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Delaware County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 313
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.1%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.5%
Pennsylvania:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glenolden:

51.4%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Glenolden:

28.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.5%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

59.0%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Glenolden:

79.8%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glenolden, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$58,672$88,0083$7,334
Streets and Highways 4$19,730$59,1900$0
Local Libraries 1$1,630$19,5600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,720
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,292
Totals for Government 13$80,032$73,87612$10,346

Glenolden government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $114,000 ($15.90)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($6.28)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,512,000 ($210.94)
    Sewerage: $845,000 ($117.89)
    Regular Highways: $449,000 ($62.64)
    General - Other: $433,000 ($60.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $334,000 ($46.60)
    Central Staff Services: $224,000 ($31.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $135,000 ($18.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $106,000 ($14.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000 ($9.07)
    General Public Buildings: $51,000 ($7.11)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($6.98)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($5.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($3.77)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($0.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($4.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $22,000 ($3.07)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($0.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,418,000 ($197.82)

Glenolden government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,172,000 ($163.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $433,000 ($60.41)
    Other: $256,000 ($35.71)
    Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($1.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($0.98)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000 ($1.95)
    Highways: $8,000 ($1.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $174,000 ($24.27)
    Donations From Private Sources: $164,000 ($22.88)
    Fines and Forfeits: $99,000 ($13.81)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.42)
    Sale of Property: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $167,000 ($23.30)
    Other: $133,000 ($18.55)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($0.56)
  • Tax - Property: $2,277,000 ($317.66)
    Public Utility License: $152,000 ($21.21)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $109,000 ($15.21)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $78,000 ($10.88)

Glenolden government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,084,000 ($151.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $924,000 ($128.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000 ($22.18)

Glenolden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $108,000 ($15.07)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,778,000 ($248.05)

5.79% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($87,801 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Pennsylvania average:

5.27%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($122 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.01%
Pennsylvania average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Philadelphia County, PA  2.31% ($69,404 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.56% ($109,774)
from Chester County, PA  0.51% ($108,394)


6.34% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($87,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
Pennsylvania average:

5.44%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($90 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.01%
Pennsylvania average:

0.01%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.32% ($54,711 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  1.05% ($93,272)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.64% ($87,471)
Businesses in Glenolden, PA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Subway1
CVS1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
FedEx1Walgreens1
Pathmark1Walmart1
Rite Aid1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Glenolden:

  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WURD (900 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glenolden:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; SWARTHMORE, PA; Owner: SWARTHMORE COLLEGE)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Glenolden:

  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Glenolden fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Glenolden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 14.5mTotal length
  • $2,553,000Total costs
  • 45,977Total average daily traffic
  • 2,301Total average daily truck traffic
  • 55,111Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic
New bridges in Glenolden, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2019
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Glenolden, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glenolden)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 121 N Mcdade Blvd (Lat: 39.898611 Lon: -75.293056), Call Sign: WPVV623, Licensee ID: L00536546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.587 MHz, 466.712 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2002, Expiration Date: 09/13/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2013, Certifier: Denise M Branca Ms., Registrant: Oak Restaurants, Lp., 14 Balligomingo Road, Conshohocken, PA 19428, Phone: (610) 520-1000, Fax: (610) 260-1510, Email:

  • 132 N Macdade Blvd (Lat: 39.907028 Lon: -75.287917), Call Sign: WQJP530,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 11/17/2008, Expiration Date: 11/17/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2019, Certifier: Andrew F Brush, Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 5201 Tollview Dr, E1-D8, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008-3711, Phone: (847) 637-4738, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:

  • 140 N Macdade Blvd (Lat: 39.908361 Lon: -75.290306), Call Sign: WQPQ282,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.337 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2012, Expiration Date: 07/18/2022, Cancellation Date: 09/17/2022, Certifier: Jennifer Iaccio, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170, Email:

  • 150 S Macdade Blvd (Lat: 39.903806 Lon: -75.296167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQSW623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.875 MHz, Grant Date: 12/20/2023, Expiration Date: 11/27/2033, Certifier: George Wolhase, Registrant: R.F. Design & Integration Inc, 2180 Hornig Rd Buliding C, Philadelphia, PA 19116, Phone: (215) 245-1700, Fax: (215) 244-1960, Email:


FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PA-PHL5364A, 601 Oak Lane (000077) (Lat: 39.911472 Lon: -75.289111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61.2 m, Overall height: 63.7 m, Call Sign: WQKR862,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19525.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2019, Expiration Date: 08/26/2029, Cancellation Date: 09/08/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:

  • PA-PHL5355A, Knowles Avenue At The Csx Rail Line (Lat: 39.900917 Lon: -75.295111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQKX610,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2019, Expiration Date: 10/19/2029, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2021, 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:

  • PL64XC012, Knowles Avenue At The Csx Rail Line (Lat: 39.900917 Lon: -75.295111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQXQ628,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2016, Expiration Date: 05/10/2026, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2023, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Email:

  • PL03XC082, 601 Oak Lane (000077) (Lat: 39.911472 Lon: -75.289111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 61.2 m, Overall height: 63.7 m, Call Sign: WQXQ647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2016, Expiration Date: 05/10/2026, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2023, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Email:


FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Oak Lane (Lat: 39.911500 Lon: -75.289333), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 62.4 m, Call Sign: KNKD379, Licensee ID: L01422065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2014, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:


FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 339 Oak Ln (Lat: 39.919556 Lon: -75.251861), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KUF835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2005, Expiration Date: 06/22/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2015, Registrant: Maritime Electronics Co., Inc, 339 Oak Lane, Glenolden, PA 19036, Phone: (610) 532-9236, Fax: (610) 532-9239, Email:

  • 339 Oak Ln (Lat: 39.919556 Lon: -75.251861), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KZQ432, Licensee ID: L00002815,
    Assigned Frequencies: 9300.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/2000, Expiration Date: 07/19/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Registrant: Maritime Electronics Company Inc, 339 Oak Ln, Glenolden, PA 19036


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Glenolden)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: DJI MAVIC AIR (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 200GR, N200GR, N-200GR, Serial Number: OK1UF4F00E0095, Certificate Issue Date: 06/13/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph William Weiss, 476 S Andrews Ave, Glenolden, PA 19036
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/24/2013, Exported to: Korea Rep Of (S)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED46$151,00013$113,53899$139,97018$34,3896$126,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$172,6670$010$140,1002$50,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$157,0008$156,62563$154,93718$36,7227$163,429
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$162,00031$147,2902$22,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$147,0001$113,0008$128,0001$44,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4035.01 , 4035.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$141,5005$180,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$168,5001$180,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$84,7501$134,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4035.01 , 4035.02

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

2012 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2012 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 44. The highest number of reported fires - 86 took place in 2018, and the least - 12 in 2014. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Glenolden, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (77.0%), and Other (10.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Glenolden, PA
    • 24177.0%Structure Fires
    • 3310.5%Other
    • 227.0%Outside Fires
    • 175.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Glenolden, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Glenolden, PA
  • 73.2%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Electricity
  • 10.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Glenolden, PA
  • 48.9%Electricity
  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Glenolden compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Glenolden on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iran (population 500+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #20 (19036) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 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+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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