Malvern, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,441 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.5%
 
Males: 1,553  (45.1%)
Females: 1,888  (54.9%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 19355.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $92,234 (it was $62,308 in 2000)
Malvern:

$92,234
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $53,375 (it was $35,477 in 2000)

Malvern borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $310,551 (it was $156,500 in 2000)
Malvern:

$310,551
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $391,532; detached houses: $412,732; townhouses or other attached units: $430,535; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $724,578; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $200,318

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,613.

March 2019 cost of living index in Malvern: 105.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.9%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Malvern, PA (2010)
    • 2,63287.8%White alone
    • 1254.2%Asian alone
    • 1123.7%Hispanic
    • 832.8%Black alone
    • 371.2%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Other race alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Malvern, Pennsylvania as of October 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Malvern is 374 to 1.


Crime rates in Malvern by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.2)
2
(66.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.4)
2
(57.4)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(257.6)
1
(32.2)
2
(64.2)
2
(64.4)
5
(161.2)
8
(252.0)
7
(232.7)
3
(99.0)
4
(131.5)
2
(56.2)
5
(141.8)
5
(143.4)
2
(57.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(322.1)
4
(128.9)
7
(224.7)
4
(128.9)
3
(96.7)
1
(31.5)
5
(166.2)
13
(429.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(56.7)
1
(28.7)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(644.1)
36
(1,160)
26
(834.7)
18
(579.9)
12
(386.8)
19
(598.6)
28
(930.9)
23
(759.1)
16
(526.1)
18
(506.0)
27
(765.5)
20
(573.6)
21
(598.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(96.7)
2
(64.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.2)
1
(31.5)
1
(33.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(57.4)
1
(28.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)99.869.667.145.157.179.1124.7133.050.031.571.475.437.6

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City-data.com crime index in Malvern, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Malvern, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (18.2%), American (14.3%), German (10.5%), Italian (6.2%), English (3.6%), Scottish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/21/1873

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 2,750 people per square mile   (average).

Malvern, Pennsylvania map

282 residents are foreign born (3.9% Asia, 1.9% Europe, 1.1% Latin America).

This borough:

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,698 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,542 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandywine, DE (16.6 miles , pop. 78,620).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (19.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Paoli, PA (1.2 miles ),
Berwyn, PA (2.0 miles ),
Chesterbrook, PA (2.0 miles ),
Devon-Berwyn, PA (2.0 miles ),
Devon, PA (2.1 miles ),
West Goshen, PA (2.4 miles ),
Exton, PA (2.5 miles ),
Phoenixville borough, PA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.03 N, Longitude: 75.51 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,588 (+76.3%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 179 (9.6%)

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

2.7%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Malvern, PA
Historical housing units in Malvern, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+2.3%).
Most common industries in Malvern, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.1%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
  • Chemicals (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.1%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Chemicals (4.2%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Malvern, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Top executives (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)

Average climate in Malvern, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Malvern, Pennsylvania average temperatures Malvern, Pennsylvania average precipitation Malvern, Pennsylvania humidity Malvern, Pennsylvania wind speed Malvern, Pennsylvania snowfall Malvern, Pennsylvania sunshine Malvern, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Malvern, 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 96.9. This is worse than average.

City:

96.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.282. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.282
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.65. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.522. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.522
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.33
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00320. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00320
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Malvern-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Malvern borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 13.5 miles away from the borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Malvern-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 34.4 miles away from Malvern 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 33.0 miles away from Malvern 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 277.6 miles away from Malvern 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 274.8 miles away from Malvern 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 45.0 miles away from Malvern 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 321.4 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 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).
Malvern topographic map

Main business address for: SANCHEZ COMPUTER ASSOCIATES INC (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN), USA TECHNOLOGIES INC (CALCULATING & ACCOUNTING MACHINES (NO ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS)), INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS & SUPPORT INC (SERVICES-COMPUTER PROGRAMMING SERVICES), NOVAVAX INC (BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS (NO DIAGNOSTIC SUBSTANCES)), ORTHOVITA INC (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS), VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY INC (ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS & ACCESSORIES), LIBERTY PROPERTY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (REAL ESTATE), VERTICALNET INC (SERVICES-ADVERTISING).

Hospitals and medical centers in Malvern:

  • BRYN MAWR REHAB TRANSITION CENTER (414 PAOLI PIKE)
  • CHESTER VALLEY REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (283 EAST LANCASTER AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Malvern:

  • MAIN LINE HOSPITAL PAOLI Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; PAOLI, PA)
  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION COUNTRY CLUB (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PHOENIXVILLE, PA)
  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION FAREFORTH (Hospital, about 4 miles away; BERWYN, PA)
  • DEVEREUX FOUNDATION/SPRUCE COT (Hospital, about 4 miles away; BERWYN, PA)
  • WELLINGTON TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST CHESTER, PA)
  • MAIN LINE NURSES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; BERWYN, PA)
  • MELMARK HOMES - SCHUMAUCHER A (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BERWYN, PA)

located in Malvern:

Amtrak stations near Malvern:

  • 2 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.
  • 6 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.
  • 11 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 Malvern:

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

College/University in Malvern:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Great Valley (Full-time enrollment: 380; Location: 30 East Swedesford Road; Public; Website: www.sgps.psu.edu/; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Malvern:

  • Immaculata University (about 4 miles; Immaculata, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,912)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • Cabrini College (about 8 miles; Radnor, PA; FT enrollment: 2,304)
  • Eastern University (about 8 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 8 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Villanova University (about 9 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 10 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)

Public high school in Malvern:

  • GREAT VALLEY HS (Students: 1,090, Location: 225 NORTH PHOENIXVILLE PIKE, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Malvern:

  • MALVERN PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 629, Location: 418 S WARREN AVE, Grades: 6-12, Boys only)
  • VILLA MARIA ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 426, Location: 370 CENTRAL AVE, Grades: 9-12, Girls only)
  • THE PHELPS SCHOOL (Students: 116, Location: 583 SUGARTOWN RD, Grades: 7-12, Boys only)
  • THE BENETO CENTER (Students: 100, Location: 655 SUGARTOWN RD, Grades: 4-12)
  • DEVEREUX MAPLETON SCHOOLS (Students: 86, Location: 655 SUGARTOWN RD, Grades: 4-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Malvern:

Private elementary/middle school in Malvern:

  • ST PATRICK SCHOOL (Students: 267, Location: 115 CHANNING AVE, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Malvern

Library in Malvern:

  • MALVERN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $317,493; Location: 1 E FIRST AVENUE, SUITE 2; 35,189 books; 2,765 audio materials; 2,807 video materials; 29 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 98 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Malvern: Malvern Boro Hall (A), Malvern Library (B), Malvern Police Station (C), Malvern Fire Company (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Malvern: VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Malvern: Laymens Retreat (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Paoli Memorial Grounds (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: School Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Fredis Family Entctrinc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 49 Lancaster Avenue), Grandslam USA (Amusement & Theme Parks; 11 East Lancaster Avenue), Sunlight Adventures (Recreational Trips & Guides; 5 Druid Ln), American Heritage Landmark Tours (Tours & Charters; 14 Anthony Drive).

Hotel: Desmond Hotel & Conference Center (1 Liberty Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Harry Hiestand - Football player and coach, Harvey Cox - Theologian, Corrie Clark - Swimmer, Frank Spellman - Weightlifter.

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

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

LAYMEN RETREAT LEAGUE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RADNOR HUNT CLUB (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

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

  • ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

56.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Malvern in 2010:

  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Malvern in 2000:

  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Malvern (2011 data):

  • Customers Bank: Malvern Branch at 215 Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 2006/05/30. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $2,077.5 mil, Deposits: $1,587.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenixville, PA, positive income, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Customers Bancorp, Inc
  • Penn Liberty Bank: Malvern Branch Office at 199 East Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 2006/03/15. Info updated 2009/03/11: Bank assets: $569.2 mil, Deposits: $464.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Penn Liberty Financial Corp
  • First Priority Bank: at 2 West Liberty Boulevard, branch established on 2005/11/14. Info updated 2011/09/23: Bank assets: $285.8 mil, Deposits: $246.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Priority Financial Corp.
  • The National Bank of Malvern: The National Bank Of Malvern at King And Warren Streets, branch established on 1884/04/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $131.5 mil, Deposits: $109.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Malvern Bank Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Great Valley Branch at 77 Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 1968/08/05. 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
  • First CornerStone Bank: Malvern Branch at 83 Lancaster Avenue, branch established on 2008/07/08. Info updated 2006/09/01: Bank assets: $160.5 mil, Deposits: $147.8 mil, headquarters in King Of Prussia, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Malvern Federal Savings Bank: 100 West King Street Branch at 100 West King Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $665.4 mil, Deposits: $554.2 mil, headquarters in Paoli, PA, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Malvern:

Marital status in Malvern, PA
  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Malvern:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Malvern, 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
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Chester County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

7.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.4%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.3%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Malvern:

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Malvern:

34.9%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

60.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Malvern:

80.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Malvern, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 5$20,954$50,2900$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$25,808$61,9395$3,983
Other Government Administration 3$13,624$54,4968$612
Other and Unallocable 1$4,031$48,3720$0
Financial Administration 1$3,753$45,0361$1,158
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 15$68,170$54,53614$5,753

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $356,000 ($103.46)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $701,000 ($203.72)
    Sewerage: $593,000 ($172.33)
    Police Protection: $518,000 ($150.54)
    General - Other: $355,000 ($103.17)
    Central Staff Services: $244,000 ($70.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $238,000 ($69.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $130,000 ($37.78)
    General Public Buildings: $86,000 ($24.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000 ($22.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $65,000 ($18.89)
    Financial Administration: $32,000 ($9.30)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($3.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Other Investments - Other: $3,874,000 ($1125.84)
    Benefit Payments: $67,000 ($19.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $116,000 ($33.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $48,000 ($13.95)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($13.08)
    Sewerage: $22,000 ($6.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,053,000 ($306.02)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $958,000 ($278.41)
    Other: $26,000 ($7.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($2.62)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $83,000 ($24.12)
    From Other Governments: $34,000 ($9.88)
    Local Employee Contribution: $13,000 ($3.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $202,000 ($58.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $41,000 ($11.92)
    Rents: $39,000 ($11.33)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($9.88)
    Sale of Property: $16,000 ($4.65)
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($3.78)
    Donations From Private Sources: $10,000 ($2.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $104,000 ($30.22)
    Highways: $62,000 ($18.02)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,214,000 ($352.80)
    Property: $834,000 ($242.37)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $254,000 ($73.82)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $105,000 ($30.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,588,000 ($752.11)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,415,000 ($701.83)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $173,000 ($50.28)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $306,000 ($88.93)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,381,000 ($982.56)

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 Malvern, PA
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts2Ruby Tuesday1
Extended Stay America1Starbucks1
FedEx10Subway1
Hilton1Target1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Homestead Studio Suites1UPS11
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Strongest AM radio stations in Malvern:

  • 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)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNAP (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORRISTOWN, PA; Owner: WNAP, INC)
  • WPHE (690 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PHOENIXVILLE, PA; Owner: SALVATION BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Malvern:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYBF (89.1 FM; RADNOR TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: CABRINI COLLEGE)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Malvern:

  • 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.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Malvern fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Malvern fatal accident list:

Apr 23, 1999 10:57 AM, Sr-2022, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 5, 1987 10:58 PM, S Warren, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 46Number of bridges
  • 364ft / 111mTotal length
  • $4,418,000Total costs
  • 769,572Total average daily traffic
  • 64,622Total average daily truck traffic
  • 409,246Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Malvern, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 122000-2009
  • 192010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Malvern, PA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Malvern)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Malvern, PA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 120 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Malvern)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Malvern)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$253,11124$231,25079$256,8998$88,6254$209,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$209,2500$01$85,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$305,00025$252,2800$02$201,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$198,0004$862,50016$258,2501$196,0001$225,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$258,0000$01$294,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3004.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$244,5002$248,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$247,0001$274,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$134,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3004.00

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

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 81. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 172 took place in 2008, and the least - 22 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Malvern, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (54.9%), and Outside Fires (26.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Malvern, PA
    • 70954.9%Structure Fires
    • 34426.6%Outside Fires
    • 14311.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 957.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Malvern, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Malvern, Pennsylvania:

  • Extended Stay America - Philadelphia - Malvern - Great Valley, 300 Morehall Rd Rt 29, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (610) 240-0455, Fax: (610) 240-0456
  • Extended Stay America - Philadelphia - Malvern - Swedesford Rd, 8 E Swedesford Rd, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (610) 695-9200, Fax: (610) 695-9248
  • Staybridge Suites, 20 Morehall Rd, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (610) 296-4343, Fax: (610) 296-3942
  • Courtyard Great Valley Malvern, 280 Old Morehall Rd, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (610) 993-2600, Fax: (610) 993-2601
  • Residence Inn-Philadelphia Great Valley/Malvern, 10 General Warren Blvd, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (484) 899-7800, Fax: (610) 644-1085
  • Sonesta ES Suites Malvern, 20 Morehall Rd, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355 , Phone: (610) 296-4343, Fax: (610) 296-3942
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Malvern, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Malvern, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John15572.5 years
Mary14080.8 years
William12275.6 years
Robert8970.5 years
Elizabeth7883.2 years
Charles7772.4 years
George7475.3 years
James7472.2 years
Margaret6881.3 years
Joseph6677.3 years
Most common last names in Malvern, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thomas3278.2 years
Smith2569.1 years
Miller2577.6 years
Johnson2379.7 years
Brown1876.9 years
Thompson1478.7 years
Davis1469.4 years
Moore1473.4 years
Jones1270.3 years
Williams1279.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Malvern, PA
  • 53.6%Utility gas
  • 22.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 1.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Malvern, PA
  • 51.9%Electricity
  • 35.2%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Malvern compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Malvern on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cuba (population 500+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #82 (19355) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most big companies in 2005 (at least 1000 employees)"
  • #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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