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East Fallowfield Township
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Chester
Elevation 515 ft (157 m)
Coordinates 39°57′00″N 75°48′38″W / 39.95°N 75.81056°W / 39.95; -75.81056
Area 15.7 sq mi (40.7 km2)
 - land 15.7 sq mi (41 km2)
 - water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2), 0%
Population 5,157 (2000)
Density 328.9 /sq mi (127 /km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 610
Location of East Fallowfield Township in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

East Fallowfield Township is a township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 5,157 at the 2000 census.



According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 15.7 square miles (40.6 km²), all of it land.

Adjacent Townships

Seven townships share boundaries with East Fallowfield Township. They are:

East Fallowfield Township also shares boundaries with the boroughs of Modena and South Coatesville.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 5,157 people, 1,801 households, and 1,458 families residing in the township. The population density was 328.9 people per square mile (127.0/km²). There were 1,860 housing units at an average density of 118.6/sq mi (45.8/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 88.38% White, 9.13% African American, 0.14% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.12% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, and 1.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.69% of the population.

There were 1,801 households out of which 37.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.1% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.0% were non-families. 15.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.82 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the township the population was spread out with 27.7% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 101.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.2 males.

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1930 1,406
1940 1,542 9.7%
1950 1,795 16.4%
1960 2,745 52.9%
1970 3,487 27.0%
1980 3,962 13.6%
1990 4,433 11.9%
2000 5,157 16.3%

The median income for a household in the township was $60,902, and the median income for a family was $66,619. Males had a median income of $42,731 versus $30,545 for females. The per capita income for the township was $25,376. About 2.2% of families and 3.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.0% of those under age 18 and 6.8% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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