Data that Drives Business

Upper Chichester Township, Pennsylvania

The United States Census data has been collected every ten years since 1790. This important data shapes how funds are distributed in Pennsylvania. On April 1, 2020 the U.S. Census Bureau will be collecting updated information about our residents.
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POPULATION STATISTICS

Township Population: 16,738

Gender Statistics

Gender information is based on the biological attributes of men and women. This data is expressed as a percent of the total population.
Age

Age Statistics

Knowing the age distribution of a township population is crucial in determining federal funding and planning for programs and policies.
Gender

Race and Origin

The seven categories of race include racial and national origin or sociocultural groups based on self-identification of township residents.

Home and Household

From housing to income, Home and Household statistics are important to identify township demographics for existing and future businesses. 

Housing Data

Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate

69.9%

Median Value of Owner-occupied Home

$213,300.00

Median Owner Costs with Mortgage

$1,744.00

Median Owner Costs without Mortgage

$846.00

Median Gross Rent

$1,062.00

Living Patterns

Households

6916

Persons per Household

2.44

Living in Same House 1 Year Ago

90%

Non-English Primary Language

5.9%

INcome and Economy

Statistics relating to household income, jobs and more.

Median Household Income

$71,373.00

Per Capita Income

$35,499.00

Persons in Poverty

7.8%

Retail Sales Per Capita

$10,492.00
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Economy

Civilian Labor Force

Persons over 16 Years Old

In Labor Force

64.2%

In Labor Force, Female

61%

Avg. Commute in Minutes

27.3
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HEALTH AND EDUCATION

Statistics on resident health and education.

Persons with Disability under 65

10.9%

Persons without Health Insurance

4.1%

High School Graduate or Higher

91.5%

Bachelor's Degree or Higher

26.20%

Economic Development

Economic Development involves investors, businesses and local residents, working through a local community driven Heart and Soul planning process. Commercial and community development projects are key to a successful Upper Chichester Township economic development strategy.

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