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Housing Data

Housing — Owner Occupied

Source: US Census Bureau (see below).

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Geography Total Units Owner Occupied % Owner Occupied Renter Occupied % Renter Occupied
Chester County 186,721 140,527 75.3% 46,194 24.7%
Atglen Boro. 478 304 63.6% 174 36.4%
Avondale Boro. 400 262 65.5% 138 34.5%
Birmingham Twp. 1,468 1,430 97.4% 38 2.6%
Caln Twp. 5,421 3,810 70.3% 1,611 29.7%
Charlestown Twp. 1,838 1,644 89.4% 194 10.6%
Coatesville City 4,416 1,692 38.3% 2,724 61.7%
Downingtown Boro. 3,191 1,776 55.7% 1,415 44.3%
East Bradford Twp. 3,618 3,127 86.4% 491 13.6%
East Brandywine Twp. 2,787 2,608 93.6% 179 6.4%
East Caln Twp. 2,036 1,128 55.4% 908 44.6%
East Coventry Twp. 2,527 2,009 79.5% 518 20.5%
East Fallowfield Twp. 2,594 2,270 87.5% 324 12.5%
East Goshen Twp. 8,192 5,697 69.5% 2,495 30.5%
East Marlborough Twp. 2,707 2,409 89.0% 298 11.0%
East Nantmeal Twp. 616 519 84.3% 97 15.7%
East Nottingham Twp. 2,850 2,634 92.4% 216 7.6%
East Pikeland Twp. 2,951 2,450 83.0% 501 17.0%
East Vincent Twp. 2,296 1,972 85.9% 324 14.1%
East Whiteland Twp. 3,764 2,635 70.0% 1,129 30.0%
Easttown Twp. 3,887 3,419 88.0% 468 12.0%
Elk Twp. 625 516 82.6% 109 17.4%
Elverson Boro. 631 448 71.0% 183 29.0%
Franklin Twp. 1,552 1,387 89.4% 165 10.6%
Highland Twp. 482 362 75.1% 120 24.9%
Honey Brook Boro. 695 439 63.2% 256 36.8%
Honey Brook Twp. 2,578 1,884 73.1% 694 26.9%
Kennett Square Boro. 2,045 1,095 53.5% 950 46.5%
Kennett Twp. 3,098 2,421 78.1% 677 21.9%
London Britain Twp. 1,124 1,026 91.3% 98 8.7%
London Grove Twp. 2,522 2,124 84.2% 398 15.8%
Londonderry Twp. 755 656 86.9% 99 13.1%
Lower Oxford Twp. 1,011 856 84.7% 155 15.3%
Malvern Boro. 1,517 812 53.5% 705 46.5%
Modena Boro. 214 94 43.9% 120 56.1%
New Garden Twp. 3,894 2,883 74.0% 1,011 26.0%
New London Twp. 1,843 1,683 91.3% 160 8.7%
Newlin Twp. 473 407 86.0% 66 14.0%
North Coventry Twp. 3,160 2,285 72.3% 875 27.7%
Oxford Boro. 1,914 792 41.4% 1,122 58.6%
Parkesburg Boro. 1,430 962 67.3% 468 32.7%
Penn Twp. 2,290 1,775 77.5% 515 22.5%
Pennsbury Twp. 1,451 1,086 74.8% 365 25.2%
Phoenixville Boro. 7,444 3,946 53.0% 3,498 47.0%
Pocopson Twp. 1,137 1,054 92.7% 83 7.3%
Sadsbury Twp. 1,407 1,024 72.8% 383 27.2%
Schuylkill Twp. 2,961 2,688 90.8% 273 9.2%
South Coatesville Boro. 509 359 70.5% 150 29.5%
South Coventry Twp. 967 889 91.9% 78 8.1%
Spring City Boro. 1,344 717 53.3% 627 46.7%
Thornbury Twp. 1,151 896 77.8% 255 22.2%
Tredyffrin Twp. 11,942 9,174 76.8% 2,768 23.2%
Upper Oxford Twp. 825 740 89.7% 85 10.3%
Upper Uwchlan Twp. 3,695 3,529 95.5% 166 4.5%
Uwchlan Twp. 6,762 5,285 78.2% 1,477 21.8%
Valley Twp. 2,728 2,266 83.1% 462 16.9%
Wallace Twp. 1,191 1,059 88.9% 132 11.1%
Warwick Twp. 1,037 915 88.2% 122 11.8%
West Bradford Twp. 4,286 4,045 94.4% 241 5.6%
West Brandywine Twp. 2,825 2,500 88.5% 325 11.5%
West Caln Twp. 3,215 2,941 91.5% 274 8.5%
West Chester Boro. 6,700 2,553 38.1% 4,147 61.9%
West Fallowfield Twp. 916 770 84.1% 146 15.9%
West Goshen Twp. 8,381 5,914 70.6% 2,467 29.4%
West Grove Boro. 931 621 66.7% 310 33.3%
West Marlborough Twp. 322 173 53.7% 149 46.3%
West Nantmeal Twp. 805 652 81.0% 153 19.0%
West Nottingham Twp. 905 744 82.2% 161 17.8%
West Pikeland Twp. 1,442 1,359 94.2% 83 5.8%
West Sadsbury Twp. 811 699 86.2% 112 13.8%
West Vincent Twp. 1,722 1,435 83.3% 287 16.7%
West Whiteland Twp. 6,895 5,019 72.8% 1,876 27.2%
Westtown Twp. 3,833 3,096 80.8% 737 19.2%
Willistown Twp. 4,291 3,677 85.7% 614 14.3%

Source: US Census Bureau, B25003, TENURE, Universe: Occupied housing units, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Last Updated: Data accessed Dec. 2017