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Transportation — Commuting to Work (Workers 16 years and older), Chester County

Source: US Census Bureau (see below).

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Geography Mean travel time to work (minutes) Workers 16 years & over Car, truck, or van - drove alone % Car, truck, or van - drove alone Car, truck, or van - carpooled % Car, truck, or van- carpooled Public transportation (excluding taxicab) % Public transportation (excluding taxicab) Walked % Walked Other means % Other means Worked at home % Worked at home
Chester County 28.6 268,559 212,278 79.0% 18,415 6.9% 7,052 2.6% 6,564 2.4% 2,457 0.9% 21,793 8.1%
Atglen Boro. 25.4 690 625 90.6% 29 4.2% 6 0.9% 6 0.9% 3 0.4% 21 3.0%
Avondale Boro. 20.9 792 520 65.7% 194 24.5% 0 0.0% 34 4.3% 24 3.0% 20 2.5%
Birmingham Twp. 33.5 2,034 1,615 79.4% 132 6.5% 23 1.1% 11 0.5% 7 0.3% 246 12.1%
Caln Twp. 29.9 7,510 6,117 81.5% 528 7.0% 300 4.0% 113 1.5% 106 1.4% 346 4.6%
Charlestown Twp. 27.1 2,975 2,034 68.4% 174 5.8% 98 3.3% 150 5.0% 16 0.5% 503 16.9%
Coatesville City 27.4 5,690 4,054 71.2% 764 13.4% 399 7.0% 184 3.2% 76 1.3% 213 3.7%
Downingtown Boro. 22.5 4,573 3,503 76.6% 529 11.6% 195 4.3% 138 3.0% 79 1.7% 129 2.8%
East Bradford Twp. 29.6 5,340 4,276 80.1% 216 4.0% 96 1.8% 183 3.4% 46 0.9% 523 9.8%
East Brandywine Twp. 35.9 4,027 3,100 77.0% 293 7.3% 53 1.3% 23 0.6% 54 1.3% 504 12.5%
East Caln Twp. 29.5 2,647 2,230 84.2% 194 7.3% 90 3.4% 0 0.0% 36 1.4% 97 3.7%
East Coventry Twp. 30.9 3,508 2,992 85.3% 214 6.1% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 302 8.6%
East Fallowfield Twp. 31.3 3,853 3,120 81.0% 196 5.1% 118 3.1% 0 0.0% 27 0.7% 392 10.2%
East Goshen Twp. 27.6 8,671 7,308 84.3% 397 4.6% 159 1.8% 98 1.1% 20 0.2% 689 7.9%
East Marlborough Twp. 27.2 3,878 3,268 84.3% 79 2.0% 68 1.8% 91 2.3% 31 0.8% 341 8.8%
East Nantmeal Twp. 32.9 803 597 74.3% 62 7.7% 9 1.1% 21 2.6% 3 0.4% 111 13.8%
East Nottingham Twp. 33.3 4,672 3,732 79.9% 477 10.2% 17 0.4% 67 1.4% 42 0.9% 337 7.2%
East Pikeland Twp. 29.8 4,306 3,653 84.8% 155 3.6% 37 0.9% 78 1.8% 21 0.5% 362 8.4%
East Vincent Twp. 33.3 3,528 2,976 84.4% 182 5.2% 8 0.2% 56 1.6% 11 0.3% 295 8.4%
East Whiteland Twp. 25.2 6,809 5,362 78.7% 574 8.4% 219 3.2% 135 2.0% 109 1.6% 410 6.0%
Easttown Twp. 26.5 4,814 3,513 73.0% 290 6.0% 457 9.5% 53 1.1% 65 1.4% 436 9.1%
Elk Twp. 32.6 1,000 789 78.9% 77 7.7% 4 0.4% 7 0.7% 8 0.8% 115 11.5%
Elverson Boro. 29.3 597 502 84.1% 30 5.0% 0 0.0% 5 0.8% 9 1.5% 51 8.5%
Franklin Twp. 35.8 2,420 1,998 82.6% 105 4.3% 9 0.4% 22 0.9% 23 1.0% 263 10.9%
Highland Twp. 25.1 671 508 75.7% 14 2.1% 3 0.4% 6 0.9% 0 0.0% 140 20.9%
Honey Brook Boro. 33.8 1,055 870 82.5% 113 10.7% 3 0.3% 10 0.9% 10 0.9% 49 4.6%
Honey Brook Twp. 30.2 3,505 2,342 66.8% 767 21.9% 26 0.7% 85 2.4% 0 0.0% 285 8.1%
Kennett Square Boro. 20.4 3,698 2,838 76.7% 572 15.5% 0 0.0% 127 3.4% 28 0.8% 133 3.6%
Kennett Twp. 26.4 3,994 3,242 81.2% 264 6.6% 11 0.3% 71 1.8% 23 0.6% 383 9.6%
London Britain Twp. 33.7 1,580 1,208 76.5% 61 3.9% 23 1.5% 27 1.7% 15 0.9% 246 15.6%
London Grove Twp. 30.9 4,231 3,654 86.4% 169 4.0% 33 0.8% 2 0.0% 46 1.1% 327 7.7%
Londonderry Twp. 37.5 1,199 999 83.3% 72 6.0% 9 0.8% 37 3.1% 15 1.3% 67 5.6%
Lower Oxford Twp. 22.6 2,497 1,336 53.5% 250 10.0% 23 0.9% 372 14.9% 43 1.7% 473 18.9%
Malvern Boro. 24.0 2,062 1,700 82.4% 68 3.3% 155 7.5% 17 0.8% 38 1.8% 84 4.1%
Modena Boro. 23.9 345 307 89.0% 20 5.8% 9 2.6% 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 9 2.6%
New Garden Twp. 23.5 6,550 4,949 75.6% 818 12.5% 67 1.0% 149 2.3% 43 0.7% 524 8.0%
New London Twp. 35.1 2,978 2,427 81.5% 155 5.2% 10 0.3% 20 0.7% 52 1.7% 314 10.5%
Newlin Twp. 34.2 598 425 71.1% 67 11.2% 20 3.3% 5 0.8% 3 0.5% 78 13.0%
North Coventry Twp. 28.6 4,159 3,633 87.4% 174 4.2% 28 0.7% 80 1.9% 8 0.2% 236 5.7%
Oxford Boro. 30.6 2,243 1,856 82.7% 122 5.4% 0 0.0% 24 1.1% 0 0.0% 241 10.7%
Parkesburg Boro. 29.9 1,951 1,598 81.9% 274 14.0% 21 1.1% 20 1.0% 0 0.0% 38 1.9%
Penn Twp. 31.9 2,131 1,689 79.3% 211 9.9% 36 1.7% 44 2.1% 0 0.0% 151 7.1%
Pennsbury Twp. 31.5 1,395 1,143 81.9% 0 0.0% 32 2.3% 30 2.2% 13 0.9% 177 12.7%
Phoenixville Boro. 28.6 9,687 7,732 79.8% 779 8.0% 177 1.8% 397 4.1% 28 0.3% 574 5.9%
Pocopson Twp. 30.9 1,419 1,120 78.9% 22 1.6% 24 1.7% 10 0.7% 26 1.8% 217 15.3%
Sadsbury Twp. 34.5 2,315 2,019 87.2% 158 6.8% 21 0.9% 0 0.0% 8 0.3% 109 4.7%
Schuylkill Twp. 26.9 4,773 3,521 73.8% 327 6.9% 217 4.5% 171 3.6% 67 1.4% 470 9.8%
South Coatesville Boro. 29.3 729 586 80.4% 89 12.2% 9 1.2% 10 1.4% 0 0.0% 35 4.8%
South Coventry Twp. 36.9 1,368 1,085 79.3% 20 1.5% 8 0.6% 28 2.0% 12 0.9% 215 15.7%
Spring City Boro. 29.1 1,782 1,594 89.5% 108 6.1% 24 1.3% 0 0.0% 8 0.4% 48 2.7%
Thornbury Twp. 30.7 1,689 1,372 81.2% 63 3.7% 18 1.1% 15 0.9% 7 0.4% 214 12.7%
Tredyffrin Twp. 26.2 14,682 10,885 74.1% 738 5.0% 1,273 8.7% 155 1.1% 168 1.1% 1,463 10.0%
Upper Oxford Twp. 27.2 1,250 1,042 83.4% 46 3.7% 0 0.0% 34 2.7% 0 0.0% 128 10.2%
Upper Uwchlan Twp. 30.5 5,973 4,659 78.0% 364 6.1% 145 2.4% 55 0.9% 59 1.0% 691 11.6%
Uwchlan Twp. 26.8 10,356 8,570 82.8% 572 5.5% 281 2.7% 118 1.1% 51 0.5% 764 7.4%
Valley Twp. 30.6 3,841 3,075 80.1% 341 8.9% 93 2.4% 59 1.5% 48 1.2% 225 5.9%
Wallace Twp. 34.5 1,790 1,498 83.7% 90 5.0% 41 2.3% 17 0.9% 16 0.9% 128 7.2%
Warwick Twp. 34.5 1,336 1,114 83.4% 80 6.0% 8 0.6% 10 0.7% 8 0.6% 116 8.7%
West Bradford Twp. 31.9 6,941 5,779 83.3% 383 5.5% 241 3.5% 0 0.0% 49 0.7% 489 7.0%
West Brandywine Twp. 32.7 4,129 2,993 72.5% 433 10.5% 103 2.5% 112 2.7% 116 2.8% 372 9.0%
West Caln Twp. 34.1 5,080 4,140 81.5% 447 8.8% 71 1.4% 51 1.0% 20 0.4% 351 6.9%
West Chester Boro. 23.4 11,744 8,215 70.0% 680 5.8% 271 2.3% 1,812 15.4% 159 1.4% 607 5.2%
West Fallowfield Twp. 30.4 1,315 970 73.8% 135 10.3% 0 0.0% 40 3.0% 0 0.0% 170 12.9%
West Goshen Twp. 26.0 12,569 10,558 84.0% 487 3.9% 332 2.6% 334 2.7% 36 0.3% 822 6.5%
West Grove Boro. 24.0 1,621 1,327 81.9% 164 10.1% 0 0.0% 43 2.7% 37 2.3% 50 3.1%
West Marlborough Twp. 22.0 492 371 75.4% 31 6.3% 0 0.0% 28 5.7% 0 0.0% 62 12.6%
West Nantmeal Twp. 29.1 1,086 871 80.2% 46 4.2% 0 0.0% 49 4.5% 11 1.0% 109 10.0%
West Nottingham Twp. 29.5 1,328 1,163 87.6% 106 8.0% 0 0.0% 6 0.5% 0 0.0% 53 4.0%
West Pikeland Twp. 29.7 2,206 1,622 73.5% 158 7.2% 45 2.0% 27 1.2% 0 0.0% 354 16.0%
West Sadsbury Twp. 32.5 1,155 868 75.2% 210 18.2% 7 0.6% 6 0.5% 16 1.4% 48 4.2%
West Vincent Twp. 31.2 2,703 2,067 76.5% 130 4.8% 41 1.5% 0 0.0% 65 2.4% 400 14.8%
West Whiteland Twp. 28.6 10,223 8,258 80.8% 614 6.0% 415 4.1% 111 1.1% 99 1.0% 726 7.1%
Westtown Twp. 28.1 5,677 4,484 79.0% 334 5.9% 52 0.9% 90 1.6% 136 2.4% 581 10.2%
Willistown Twp. 26.1 5,321 4,112 77.3% 178 3.3% 261 4.9% 175 3.3% 54 1.0% 541 10.2%

Source: US Census Bureau, DP03, Selected Economic Characteristics, 2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year -Estimates

Last Updated: Data accessed December 2020