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People

Total Population 7,020
Male Share of the Population 50.8%
Female Share of the Population 49.2%
Senior Citizens 15.3%
Employed Population 16+ 3,559
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 47.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $82,807
% Above Poverty Level 92.6%
% Below Poverty Level 7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation 9.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 32.9%
Median Gross Rent $894
Median House Value $211,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.9%
US/American 0%
English 10.4%
Irish 44%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ridley Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 9 miles SW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Delaware
Standard Zip Codes 19078
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.881
Longitude -75.324

Ridley Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PHILADELPHIA INTL AP
Distance 4.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 39 F
Apr Temp 44 to 62 F
Jul Temp 70 to 86 F
Oct Temp 49 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station MARCUS HOOK
Distance 6.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 40 F
Apr Temp 46 to 63 F
Jul Temp 70 to 88 F
Oct Temp 50 to 65 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station AUDUBON
Distance 12.8 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 41 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 67 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Eddystone 2,521 $49,744
Folcroft 6,630 $54,741

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ridley Park Public Libraries

Library
Ridley Park Public Library
107 E. WARD STREET
Ridley Park, Pennsylvania
(610) 583-7207

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