Parkside, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Parkside, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Parkside had a population of 2,177 as of July 1, 2017. Parkside ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Parkside is located at latitude 39.8674 and longitude -75.378 in Delaware County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Parkside (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Delaware County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 92 feet.

The Borough of Parkside (GNIS ID: 1215191) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Parkside population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Parkside, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,177
Daytime Population: Workers 295
Daytime Population: Residents 1,082
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,377
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 2,177
Population in Familes 1,766
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 10,578
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $55,532
Average Household Income $63,357
Per Capita Income $23,719


Total Housing Units 912 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 620 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 195 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 97 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $151,186
Average Home Value $154,516


Total Households 815
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 541
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.92% -0.59%
Households -0.99% -0.62%
Families -1.1% -0.67%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Parkside, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Parkside to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 599 66th
Population Density # 7 100th
Diversity Index # 139 92nd
Median Household Income # 639 64th
Per Capita Income # 1218 31st

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