PA

National Population : 333,590,059
Pennsylvania State Population : 12,799,875

About Lower Merion, PA

Lower Merion, PA is located in Delaware County in the state of Pennsylvania.

The total City Population for Lower Merion is about 36,490 with about 960 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 58,735.

The Average Home Value is $319,000.00, which is roughly 50% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,612.00 for the state of Pennsylvania, and roughly 41% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $102,285.00, which is roughly 43% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,812.00 for the state of Pennsylvania, and roughly 44% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lower Merion is about 4.3%.

Pennsylvania is ranked #30 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Delaware County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 42.57% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 62.95%
Republican: 36.15%
Libertarian: 0.91%


Nearby Locations

Ardmore, PA (1.30 mi.)
Springfield, PA (1.51 mi.)
Pilgrim Gdns, PA (1.68 mi.)
Drexel Hill, PA (1.68 mi.)
Upper Darby, PA (2.23 mi.)
Bywood, PA (2.23 mi.)
Millbourne, PA (2.23 mi.)
Kirklyn, PA (2.23 mi.)
Carroll Park, PA (2.69 mi.)
Wynnewood, PA (2.69 mi.)
Penn Wynne, PA (2.69 mi.)
Radnor, PA (2.74 mi.)
Broomall, PA (2.74 mi.)
Merion Sta, PA (3.50 mi.)
E Lansdowne, PA (3.57 mi.)
Yeadon, PA (3.57 mi.)
Lansdowne, PA (3.57 mi.)
Primos, PA (3.61 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 19083
Latitude : 39.976314
Longitude : -75.312698
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 288 ft.
Area Code(s) : 610, 484

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 47.35%
Female Population Estimate : 50.97%
Median Age : 40.1
Male Median Age : 38.8
Female Median Age : 41.3

White Population Estimate : 91.42%
Black Population Estimate : 2.51%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.66%
Asian Population Estimate : 4.86%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.33%
Other Population Estimate : 0.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lower Merion specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Delaware County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Delaware County: About 396 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Delaware County is about 46% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 27% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.