The Borough of Ridgway had a population of 3,987 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,926|
|Population in Familes||3,028|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||61|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,068 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,192 (57.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||568 (27.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||308 (14.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$79,158|
|Average Home Value||$129,132|
|Median Household Income||$43,063|
|Average Household Income||$51,297|
|Per Capita Income||$22,830|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Ridgway to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 343||81st|
|Population Density1||# 841||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 1161||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 1194||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1203||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.