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The Borough of Ridgway had a population of 3,909 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Ridgway is located at latitude 41.4203 and longitude -78.7286 in Elk County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ridgway 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ridgway: Ridgeway.
|Total Population||3,909 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,848 (98.4%)|
|Population in Families||2,954 (75.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||61 ( 1.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,549|
|Average Household Income||$57,236|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,473|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,080 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,154 (55.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||584 (28.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||342 (16.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,793|
|Average Home Value||$109,467|
|Housing Affordability Index3||255|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.56%|
The table below compares Ridgway to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 353||80th|
|Population Density||# 848||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1321||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1385||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1261||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 1171||33rd|
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