Pennsauken, New Jersey

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Population in July 2007: 36,434.
Males: 17,449  (47.9%)
Females: 18,985  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
New Jersey median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 08109.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,427 (it was $47,538 in 2000)
Pennsauken:

$65,427
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,977 (it was $19,004 in 2000)

Pennsauken CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $170,963 (it was $95,200 in 2000)
Pennsauken:

$170,963
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $224,528; detached houses: $243,845; townhouses or other attached units: $155,520; in 2-unit structures: $284,467; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $104,182; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,794; mobile homes: $86,290
March 2019 cost of living index in Pennsauken: 104.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Pennsauken, NJ (2000)
    • 19,84555.5%White alone
    • 8,39623.5%Black alone
    • 5,12614.3%Hispanic
    • 1,6214.5%Asian alone
    • 5801.6%Two or more races
    • 870.2%American Indian alone
    • 750.2%Other race alone
    • 70.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 33 registered sex offenders living in Pennsauken, New Jersey as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pennsauken is 1,104 to 1.


Crime rates in Pennsauken by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(8.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(8.5)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(19.6)
16
(45.0)
4
(11.3)
10
(28.7)
13
(37.2)
9
(25.6)
7
(19.4)
5
(13.9)
6
(16.8)
1
(2.8)
3
(8.5)
3
(8.5)
1
(2.8)
5
(14.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
73
(204.5)
49
(137.8)
76
(215.4)
61
(174.8)
51
(146.1)
60
(170.9)
60
(166.6)
62
(172.1)
49
(136.9)
45
(125.4)
46
(129.8)
39
(110.2)
46
(127.6)
41
(115.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
92
(257.7)
75
(210.9)
75
(212.5)
65
(186.3)
50
(143.2)
58
(165.2)
56
(155.5)
44
(122.1)
49
(136.9)
36
(100.3)
59
(166.5)
58
(163.8)
51
(141.5)
55
(155.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
263
(736.6)
323
(908.5)
362
(1,026)
348
(997.2)
242
(693.3)
301
(857.4)
307
(852.7)
255
(707.7)
267
(746.1)
244
(680.1)
219
(618.1)
344
(971.7)
307
(851.8)
298
(841.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
884
(2,476)
909
(2,557)
941
(2,667)
937
(2,685)
811
(2,323)
869
(2,475)
938
(2,605)
826
(2,292)
758
(2,118)
673
(1,876)
751
(2,120)
517
(1,460)
556
(1,543)
564
(1,592)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
160
(448.1)
134
(376.9)
211
(598.0)
156
(447.0)
130
(372.4)
87
(247.8)
120
(333.3)
166
(460.7)
103
(287.8)
60
(167.2)
93
(262.5)
67
(189.3)
64
(177.6)
47
(132.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
10
(28.0)
9
(25.3)
7
(19.8)
8
(22.9)
5
(14.3)
4
(11.4)
3
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.6)
9
(25.4)
5
(13.9)
2
(5.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)315.0321.2342.5342.8273.5306.5287.2265.2247.4195.9228.1231.1209.9210.3

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City-data.com crime index in Pennsauken, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 81 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Irish (18.4%), Italian (14.3%), German (14.3%), English (6.8%), Polish (5.6%), United States (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 65 feet

Land area: 10.5 square miles.

Population density: 3,459 people per square mile   (average).

Pennsauken, New Jersey map

2,822 residents are foreign born (3.9% Asia, 2.4% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This place:

7.9%
New Jersey:

17.5%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Pennsauken CDP:

2.8% ($2,650)
New Jersey:

2.4% ($4,047)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (3.0 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (5.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Merchantville borough, NJ (0.7 miles ),
Golden Triangle, NJ (1.5 miles ),
Cherry Hill Mall, NJ (1.6 miles ),
Collingswood borough, NJ (1.7 miles ),
Camden, NJ (1.7 miles ),
Woodlynne borough, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Palmyra borough, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Erlton-Ellisburg, NJ (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.96 N, Longitude: 75.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,342 (+14.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 3,255 (20.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 856

Distribution of median household income in Pennsauken, NJ in 2017
Pennsauken satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Most common industries in Pennsauken, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.0%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Pennsauken, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)

Average climate in Pennsauken, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pennsauken, New Jersey average temperatures Pennsauken, New Jersey average precipitation Pennsauken, New Jersey humidity Pennsauken, New Jersey wind speed Pennsauken, New Jersey snowfall Pennsauken, New Jersey sunshine Pennsauken, New Jersey clear and cloudy days
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 98.5. This is worse than average.

City:

98.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.248. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.248
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.747. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.747
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
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 2.1 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 9.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.35
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00403
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Pennsauken-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the Pennsauken place center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 31.0 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pennsauken-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey 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 57.9 miles away from Pennsauken 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 56.4 miles away from Pennsauken 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 278.8 miles away from Pennsauken 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 299.3 miles away from Pennsauken 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 the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 320.8 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 Camden County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pennsauken topographic map

Main business address for: RCM TECHNOLOGIES INC (SERVICES-HELP SUPPLY SERVICES), J&J SNACK FOODS CORP (COOKIES & CRACKERS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Pennsauken:

  • COOPER RIVER CONVALESCENT CENTER (5101 N PARK DRIVE)
  • COOPER RIVER WEST (5101 NORTH PARK DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pennsauken:

  • ARISTACARE AT CHERRY HILL (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHERRY HILL, NJ)
  • DAVITA PENNSAUKEN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; CAMDEN, NJ)
  • CADBURY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CHERRY HILL, NJ)
  • PINEWOOD ACRES NURSING CONV CNTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)
  • STERLING MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)
  • COLLINGSWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COLLINGSWOOD, NJ)
  • BAYADA NURSES INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; COLLINGSWOOD, NJ)

Heliports located in Pennsauken:

Amtrak stations near Pennsauken:

  • 6 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.
  • 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.
  • 13 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.

College/University in Pennsauken:

  • Omega Institute (Full-time enrollment: 130; Location: 7050 Route 38 East; Private, for-profit; Website: www.omegainstitute.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pennsauken:

  • Rutgers University-Camden (about 4 miles; Camden, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 4,949)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Temple University (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 30,016)
  • Community College of Philadelphia (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 15,116)
  • The University of the Arts (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,198)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 6 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)
  • Drexel University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)

Public high schools in Pennsauken:

Private high schools in Pennsauken:

  • BISHOP EUSTACE PREP SCHOOL (Students: 747, Location: 5552 MARLTON PIKE, Grades: 9-12)
  • JDT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 20, Location: 3600 EARLE ST, Grades: T1-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pennsauken:

Private elementary/middle schools in Pennsauken:

  • ST STEPHEN SCHOOL (Students: 265, Location: 6300 BROWNING RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST CECILIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 196, Location: 4851 CAMDEN AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • MARTIN LUTHER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 80, Location: 4106 TERRACE AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Pennsauken

Library in Pennsauken:

  • PENNSAUKEN FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,076,955; Location: 5605 CRESCENT BOULEVARD; 84,247 books; 66 e-books; 3,292 audio materials; 5,908 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 125 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pennsauken: Iron Rock Golf Course (A), Pennsauken Industrial Park (B), Virtua Health System Emergency Medical Services Medic 45 (C), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 5 Delaview Fire Company (D), Pennsauken Bureau of Fire Prevention (E), Pennsauken Emergency Medical Services (F), Pennsauken Memorial Park Recreation Center (G), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 2 Pennsauken Fire Company 2 (H), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 6 Highland Fire Company (I), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 1 East Pennsauken Fire Company (J), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 4 Delaware Gardens Fire Company (K), Pennsauken Fire Department Station 3 Bloomfield Fire Company (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Lochmann Plaza Shopping Center (1), Pennsauken Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Pennsauken include: RCM TECHNOLOGIES INC (A), J&J SNACK FOODS CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pennsauken include: Saint Stephens Church (A), Calvary Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bethel Park Cemetery (1), Sunset Cemetery (2), Crescent Burial Park (3), Arlington Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Village Dock Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Pochack Creek (A), Pennsauken Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Pennsauken Historical Society Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 9201 Burrough Dover Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Pennsauken Township - Municipal Court (2400 Bethel Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Al Fisher - College basketball player (Siena Saints), Charron Fisher - College basketball player (Niagara Purple Eagles), Frank Seward - Major League Baseball pitcher, Timothy Polk - College basketball player (Grambling Tigers).

Camden County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.4%
Whole state:

70.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.5%
Whole state:

4.9%


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
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.0%
Whole state:

8.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.1%
Whole state:

4.2%

People in group quarters in Pennsauken in 2000:

  • 451 people in nursing homes
  • 213 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Pennsauken (2011 data):

  • Susquehanna Bank: Pennsauken Branch at 7350 Maple Avenue, branch established on 2002/03/11. 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.
  • Beneficial Mutual Savings Bank: Pennsauken Branch at Route 130 & Merchantville Avenue, branch established on 2007/07/14. Info updated 2011/07/08: Bank assets: $4,590.2 mil, Deposits: $3,659.5 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 60 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Browning Road Branch at 4934 Westfield Avenue, branch established on 1955/07/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • TD Bank, National Association: Pennsauken Branch at 4920 N. Crescent Boulevard, branch established on 2004/12/04. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: 5714 Westfield Ave Branch at 5714 Westfield Ave, branch established on 1939/08/25. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Pennsauken Branch at 4900 Route 70, branch established on 1965/09/13. 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

For population 15 years and over in Pennsauken:

Marital status in Pennsauken, NJ
  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Pennsauken:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
New Jersey average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Pennsauken:

(Pennsauken, New Jersey Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Pennsauken, NJ (based on Camden County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic180,34355
Mainline Protestant37,518115
Other27,14139
Evangelical Protestant21,048130
Black Protestant6,92532
Orthodox2,5001
None238,182-
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: 155
Camden County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
This county:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Here:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 269
This county:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.8%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Camden County:

8.6%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.8%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.8%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pennsauken:

21.1%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pennsauken:

11.9%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pennsauken:

33.8%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Pennsauken:

79.4%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pennsauken, NJ Residents

5.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($366 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.02%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Burlington County, NJ  1.13% ($54,482 average AGI)
from Gloucester County, NJ  0.98% ($46,596)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.61% ($61,428)


5.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($336 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Burlington County, NJ  1.16% ($66,122 average AGI)
to Gloucester County, NJ  1.11% ($53,921)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.53% ($54,227)
Businesses in Pennsauken, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Nike3
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King3Penske1
CVS1Popeyes1
Cricket Wireless3RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid2
Decora Cabinetry2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Domino's Pizza1Sears2
Dunkin Donuts4Sprint Nextel1
FedEx9Subway1
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS13
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets7Wendy's2
McDonald's2

Strongest AM radio stations in Pennsauken:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WEMG (1310 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEGA COMM., OF CAMDEN LIC., L.L.C.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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 Pennsauken:

  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, 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)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • W300AD (107.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Pennsauken:

  • 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.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Pennsauken fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 54Number of bridges
  • 423ft / 129mTotal length
  • $20,608,000Total costs
  • 1,448,300Total average daily traffic
  • 60,577Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Pennsauken, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 61940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 201970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pennsauken, NJ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pennsauken)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Pennsauken, NJ)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pennsauken)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123GK , Serial Number: 28-8016359, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 10/09/1980
    Registrant (Individual): George J Kolis, 5037 Jackson Ave, Pennsauken, NJ 08110
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2949Q , Serial Number: 28-7790428, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 11/13/1984
    Registrant (Corporation): Aleom Business Systems Inc, 1300 John Tipton Blvd, Pennsauken, NJ 08110
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/18/2018
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4435R , Serial Number: 15483, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/10/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Rodolfo J Carsillo, 4435 Garden Ave, Pennsauken, NJ 08109
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/12/2018
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 0-58B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 71 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 46179 , Serial Number: 058B-2142, Year manufactured: 1942, Certificate Issue Date: 04/26/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Michael N Spector, S 801 Cooper Ri Pl, Pennsauken, NJ 08110
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/05/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED205$150,93764$139,344572$144,51082$42,9511$174,00022$95,3640$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$141,8007$103,85770$138,90015$43,0670$02$93,5001$49,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED32$141,28119$122,737402$151,201106$43,3400$024$99,2080$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN27$151,59315$114,867219$150,88121$76,1430$09$106,4440$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$167,5008$123,12554$169,6482$92,0000$01$177,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Pennsauken, NJ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$197,0009$157,2220$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$162,2865$217,2001$106,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$159,6671$145,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$158,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$174,3330$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pennsauken, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pennsauken, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 140
  • Hazardous Condition: 178
  • Service Call: 2
Fire incident types in Pennsauken, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pennsauken, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pennsauken, NJ
  • 76.5%Utility gas
  • 18.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pennsauken, NJ
  • 50.1%Utility gas
  • 32.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.1%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Wood


Pennsauken compared to New Jersey state average:

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

Pennsauken on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other protective service workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: printing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: air transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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