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Florence is a township in Burlington County, in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area.

The latitude of Florence is 40.119N. The longitude is -74.805W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 46 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 10,746.


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Median household income
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$56,843
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$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Florence demographic reports
Florence is on the Delaware River
A Roebling Steel mill made wire and cable here until it closed in the 1980s
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 21. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.9 per 1,000 people.

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16% of Florence residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Florence ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Florence was $23,529, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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20% of Florence residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Florence, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $593.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,249.


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Burlington County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Florence political report.

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The average commute time for Florence workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Florence between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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