The Borough of Ridgway had a population of 4,001 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||3,940|
|Population in Familes||3,039|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||61|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,068 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,192 (57.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||566 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||310 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,219|
|Average Home Value||$81,355|
|Median Household Income||$40,371|
|Average Household Income||$53,773|
|Per Capita Income||$23,661|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
The table below compares Ridgway to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 342||81st|
|Population Density1||# 839||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 1127||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 1354||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1000||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.