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Richlandtown, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Richlandtown is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Borough of Richlandtown.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bucks County at latitude 40.4701 and longitude -75.3205. Bucks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 538 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Richlandtown (see map) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Richlandtown: Ducktown, Flatland, Frogtown, Three Lanes End.

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Richlandtown, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,321
Population in Households 1,200
Population in Familes 975
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density1 5,075
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 472
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 321
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 501 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 311 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 161 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $217,405
Average Home Value $229,984


Median Household Income $64,041
Average Household Income $75,060
Per Capita Income $27,328
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.11% 0.05%
Households 0.2% 0.17%
Families 0.0% 0.06%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   2.29%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Richlandtown, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richlandtown to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 843 52nd
Population Density1 # 139 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 612 65th
Median Household Income # 266 85th
Per Capita Income # 526 70th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.