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Yeadon, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Delaware County at latitude 39.939 and longitude -75.2555. Delaware County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 112 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Yeadon (see map) encompass a land area of 1.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 11,526
Population in Households 11,220
Population in Familes 8,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 306
Population Density1 7,227
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 4,571
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 2,869
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,917 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,787 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,784 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 346 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $165,676
Average Home Value $167,689


Median Household Income $47,686
Average Household Income $60,056
Per Capita Income $23,965
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.17% 0.2%
Households 0.24% 0.22%
Families 0.03% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   3.3%
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.


Yeadon, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yeadon 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 # 71 96th
Population Density1 # 45 98th
Diversity Index2 # 425 76th
Median Household Income # 926 48th
Per Capita Income # 907 49th

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