West Chester borough, Pennsylvania

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West Chester borough, Pennsylvania

West Chester borough, Pennsylvania
Population
- Total:18.461 (2010)
- Density:9.230,5/sq mi (3.692,2/sq km)
Area
- Total:3 sq mi (6 sq km)
- Land:2 sq mi (5 sq km)
- Water:1 sq mi (1 sq km)
- % water:16,67 %
Latitude:+39.9598829
Longitude:-075.6054217

Quick information summary of the West Chester borough area.

West Chester borough is located in the state of Pennsylvania. It occupies the area of 3 square miles. 1 square miles are water areas and 2 square miles remain for land areas. Center of the West Chester borough lies at +39.9598829, -075.6054217 coordinates. According to the 2010 Census, there are 18.461 living in the West Chester borough. The racial makeup shows these 3 races as the most frequent : White (78.71%), Black or African American (12.05%) and Some Other Race (5.19%). Median age is 25 for the males and 23 for the females.

Statistical data for the West Chester borough based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
18,461
White alone
14,53078.71 %
Black or African American alone
2,22512.05 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
390.21 %
Asian alone
2591.40 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
50.03 %
Some Other Race alone
9595.19 %
Two or More races
4442.41 %

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Population break-up based on Counties and Subdivisions in the area

Counties Subdivisions
County (whole county) West Chester borough part within the County Subdivision (whole subdivision) West Chester borough part within the Subdivision
Chester County 498.886- West Chester borough part18.461
West Chester borough 18.461- West Chester borough part18.461

Statistical data for the West Chester borough

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
18,461
White alone
14,53078.71 %
Black or African American alone
2,22512.05 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
390.21 %
Asian alone
2591.40 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
50.03 %
Some Other Race alone
9595.19 %
Two or More races
4442.41 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
18,461
Not Hispanic or Latino
15,98086.56 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,48113.44 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
18,461
Not Hispanic or Latino
15,98086.56 %
White alone
13,30383.25 %
Black or African American alone
2,08213.03 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
170.11 %
Asian alone
2581.61 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
20.01 %
Some Other Race alone
240.15 %
Two or More races
2941.84 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,48113.44 %
White alone
1,22749.46 %
Black or African American alone
1435.76 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
220.89 %
Asian alone
10.04 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
30.12 %
Some Other Race alone
93537.69 %
Two or More races
1506.05 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
24
Male
25
Female
23

Household Type

Total
6,335
Family households
2,40337.93 %
Husband-wife family
1,53363.80 %
Other family
87036.20 %
Male householder, no wife present
25829.66 %
Female householder, no husband present
61270.34 %
Nonfamily households
3,93262.07 %
Householder living alone
2,21756.38 %
Householder not living alone
1,71543.62 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the West Chester borough - including Historical Features

Distance is calculated from the West Chester borough center coordinates

Distance limit:

Random list of Geographic Features located within the radius of 3 miles from the West Chester borough center

Building

  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania North Campus Student Union [0.75 mi] [1.21 km]
  • West Chester Training Center [1.3 mi] [2.1 km]
  • West Bradford Fire Company Marshalton Station [3.9 mi] [6.28 km]
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania North Campus Library [0.69 mi] [1.11 km]
  • West Chester Fire Department / First West Chester Fire Company 1 [0.77 mi] [1.23 km]
  • West Chester Fire Department / Fame Fire Company 3 [0.84 mi] [1.35 km]
  • West Chester Sheriffs Department [0.04 mi] [0.06 km]
  • West Chester Courthouse [0.01 mi] [0.02 km]
  • West Chester Fire Department / Good Will Fire Company 2 [0.67 mi] [1.08 km]
  • Chester County Historical Society [0.17 mi] [0.27 km]
  • West Chester Library [0.31 mi] [0.49 km]
  • West Chester Borough Hall [0.43 mi] [0.69 km]
  • West Chester Police Department [0.44 mi] [0.71 km]
  • Goshen Fire Company Station 54 [2.9 mi] [4.67 km]
  • East Bradford Township Building [1.93 mi] [3.1 km]
  • East Bradford Township Police Station [1.91 mi] [3.07 km]
  • Good Fellowship Ambulance Company [0.78 mi] [1.26 km]
  • West Goshen Township Police Department [1.53 mi] [2.46 km]
  • West Goshen Township Building [1.56 mi] [2.51 km]

Cemetery

  • Hicksite Friends Cemetery [0.87 mi] [1.39 km]
  • Green Mount Cemetery [0.99 mi] [1.6 km]

Census

  • West Goshen Census Designated Place [1.73 mi] [2.79 km]

Church

  • Goshen Baptist Church [3.69 mi] [5.94 km]
  • Goshen Church [2.37 mi] [3.82 km]

Civil

  • Township of East Bradford [2.04 mi] [3.28 km]
  • Township of Westtown [3.14 mi] [5.05 km]
  • Borough of West Chester [0.11 mi] [0.18 km]
  • Township of West Goshen [1.49 mi] [2.4 km]

Dam

  • Westtown Dam [3.38 mi] [5.43 km]
  • Westtown School Lake Dam [3.05 mi] [4.9 km]
  • Milltown Dam [3.29 mi] [5.3 km]
  • Milltown Dam [3.27 mi] [5.27 km]

Hospital

  • Lifecare Hospitals of Chester County [0.63 mi] [1.01 km]
  • Chester County Hospital [0.8 mi] [1.29 km]

Locale

  • Willow Brook Industrial Park [1.58 mi] [2.54 km]
  • Carter Industrial Park [1.09 mi] [1.76 km]
  • Bradford Plaza Shopping Center [0.76 mi] [1.22 km]
  • Chester County Governmnet Service Center [1.11 mi] [1.78 km]
  • Chester County Chamber of Commerce [0.06 mi] [0.09 km]
  • Gay Street Plaza Shopping Center [0.49 mi] [0.79 km]
  • West Chester Country Club [0.87 mi] [1.4 km]
  • West Goshen Shopping Center [1.23 mi] [1.99 km]

Park

  • Rustin Park [0.66 mi] [1.07 km]
  • Everhart Park [0.55 mi] [0.88 km]
  • West Chester Sports Complex [1.21 mi] [1.95 km]
  • Rolling Green Memorial Park [1.45 mi] [2.33 km]
  • Marshall Square [0.32 mi] [0.51 km]
  • Hallowell Park [1.5 mi] [2.42 km]
  • Coopersmith Park [2.23 mi] [3.59 km]

Populated Place

  • Pamona Park [1.13 mi] [1.82 km]
  • Coventry Village [1.9 mi] [3.05 km]
  • Shiloh Woods [1.95 mi] [3.13 km]
  • Westmount [2.38 mi] [3.83 km]
  • Hummingbird Farm [2.52 mi] [4.06 km]
  • Grace Villa [0.95 mi] [1.53 km]
  • Pennwood South [3.83 mi] [6.16 km]
  • Windon [1.03 mi] [1.65 km]
  • Hyllwynd [2.13 mi] [3.43 km]
  • Tiberton [2.66 mi] [4.29 km]
  • Westtown Knoll [2.74 mi] [4.41 km]
  • Westtown Acres [2.13 mi] [3.43 km]
  • Twin Bridge Farm [2.56 mi] [4.12 km]
  • Copesville [2.68 mi] [4.32 km]
  • Cider Knoll [3.53 mi] [5.68 km]
  • Dutts Mill [3.14 mi] [5.05 km]
  • West Chester [0.05 mi] [0.09 km]
  • Rollinwood [3.79 mi] [6.1 km]
  • Milltown [3.2 mi] [5.15 km]
  • Chatwood [0.97 mi] [1.55 km]
  • West Goshen [1.83 mi] [2.94 km]
  • Strasburg Court [2.34 mi] [3.76 km]
  • Altor [3.48 mi] [5.6 km]
  • White Chimneys [3.8 mi] [6.12 km]
  • West Goshen Hills [1.6 mi] [2.57 km]
  • Goshen West [1.76 mi] [2.84 km]
  • Goshen Terrace [2.33 mi] [3.75 km]
  • West Goshen Park [1.32 mi] [2.12 km]
  • Rockland Village I and II [2.91 mi] [4.68 km]
  • Goshen Commons [1.2 mi] [1.92 km]
  • Suburban Village [1.92 mi] [3.09 km]
  • Meriweather Farms [2.54 mi] [4.09 km]
  • Kirby Woods [1.14 mi] [1.83 km]
  • Rocky Hill [3.86 mi] [6.22 km]

Reservoir

  • Westtown Lake [3.34 mi] [5.38 km]
  • Milltown Reservoir [3.25 mi] [5.24 km]

School

  • Westtown School [3.67 mi] [5.91 km]
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania North Campus [0.56 mi] [0.91 km]
  • West Chester University [0.6 mi] [0.97 km]
  • Copeland School [1.89 mi] [3.05 km]

Stream

  • Taylor Run [2.42 mi] [3.9 km]
  • Valley Creek [3.27 mi] [5.27 km]

Tower

  • WCHE-AM (West Chester) [1.56 mi] [2.51 km]

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City Alias ZIP Codes
West ChesterGay Street19381
West ChesterQvc Network Inc19388
West ChesterW Chester19380, 19381
West ChesterWest Bradford19380
West ChesterWest Chester19381, 19382, 19383, 19380, 19388
West ChesterWest Chester University19383

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