Living in Prospect Park, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Prospect Park SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

Prospect Park, PA Crime Report

85
Total Crimes
1,308.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.05%
Below National Average

Prospect Park, PA Cost Of Living

106
Prospect Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Prospect Park, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Prospect Park is a borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 6,454 at the 2010 census, down from 6,594 at the 2000 census. It originated as a bedroom community of Philadelphia. It is located within 10 miles (16 km) of Center City, Philadelphia, with convenient rail access (SEPTA, and connection to Amtrak).
Population
6,475
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
10.7%
Median Home
$190,400
Median Income
$59,910
Median Rent
$994

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Population over time in Prospect Park

Year Population % Change
2017 6,475 -0.3%
2016 6,492 0.4%
2015 6,467 -0.0%
2014 6,468 0.1%
2013 6,464 -0.0%
2012 6,465 0.1%
2011 6,457 -0.0%
2010 6,460 -0.0%
2009 6,462 -
Crime/100k Prospect Park PA USA
Violent Crime 307.9 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 15.4 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 277.1 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1000.6 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 77.0 211.6 376.0
Larceny 877.5 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 46.2 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Prospect Park

White
86.2% (5,582)
African American
8.0% (515)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.1% (74)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.3% (280)
Hispanic
0.4% (24)
Race Prospect Park PA USA
White 86.2% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 8.0% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.4% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Prospect Park, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
4.2% (27,454)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (24,782)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (47,135)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (28,912)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (104,474)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.4% (158,169)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.5% (106,904)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (73,861)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (59,283)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (16,521)
Income Prospect Park PA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.4% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.5% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Prospect Park

Female
54.6% (3,536)
Male
45.4% (2,938)
Gender Prospect Park PA USA
Female 54.6% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prospect Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (453)
High School / GED
42.0% (2,719)
Some College
17.0% (1,100)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (582)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,165)
Master's Degree
5.0% (323)
Professional Degree
1.0% (64)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (64)
Education Prospect Park PA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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