Merchantville Tourism

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Merchantville is a borough in Camden County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 3,821, reflecting an increase of 20 (+0.5%) from the 3,801 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 294 (−7.2%) from the 4,095 counted in the 1990 Census. Merchantville was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 3, 1874, from portions of Delaware Township (now Cherry Hill Township) and Stockton Township. While one source attributes the borough's name to a family named Merchant, Francis F. Eastlack, in his History of Merchantville, tells the story of the four developers of Merchantville—Matthias Homer, John Louty, Samuel McFadden and Frederick Gerker—meeting and discussing names, when it was suggested "Gentlemen, as you are all merchants, why not call it Merchantville?"


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Merchantville in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Merchantville like a local. When planning a trip to Merchantville, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of New York City. Add New York City to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty. Also, to reach Merchantville, you'll have to take a flight to New York City; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Merchantville*

  • Pollution Statistics in Merchantville

    Know the pollution level of Merchantville before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 39.77 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 67.65 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35.29 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.19 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.75 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.94 (Low)
  • Merchantville: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Merchantville for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Merchantville.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.23 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 67.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 63.93 (High)
    • Car Stealing 38.93 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.16 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 52.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 69.57 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.55 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 29.86 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.68 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 40.14 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 64.79 (High)
  • Living in Merchantville - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Merchantville is 158.19 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 42.82 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 77.98 (High)
    • Pollution Index 49.61 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.25 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 82.39 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.25 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.95 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 123.41 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Merchantville

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Merchantville

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.69 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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