The Borough of Ridgway had a population of 3,902 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Ridgway is located at latitude 41.432 and longitude -78.727 in Elk County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ridgway (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Elk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,424 feet.
The Borough of Ridgway (GNIS ID: 1215202) 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 Ridgway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,747|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,063|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,810|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.98|
|Population in Households||3,841|
|Population in Familes||2,957|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||61|
|Median Household Income||$42,770|
|Average Household Income||$52,760|
|Per Capita Income||$23,392|
|Total Housing Units||2,068 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,167 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||549 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||352 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$79,133|
|Average Home Value||$130,077|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.5%|
|Per Capita Income||2.47%|
The table below compares Ridgway 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.
|Total Population||# 356||80th|
|Population Density||# 852||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 1188||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1314||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1265||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.