Yardley, Pennsylvania

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Yardley, Pennsylvania

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High Points

Yardley strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Yardley Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Yardley Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Yardley College Educated Adults
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Yardley Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Yardley Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Yardley People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Yardley Low Rate of Poverty
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 11% Yardley Low Violent Crime
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Yardley Walking and Biking to Work
Racial Diversity
(vs. State)
Top 19% Yardley Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Yardley, Pennsylvania

Comparing Yardley to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Racial Diversity 8 9
Age of the Population 7 6
Female Share of the Population 7 5
Senior Citizens 5 3
Male Share of the Population 5 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 3
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 9
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Working at Home 8 9
Short Commute Times 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 6
Housing Recently Built 3 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1
Affordability of Rents 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 9 9
Low Property Crime 9 8

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Yardley Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 5 miles W of Trenton, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 26 miles NE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Bucks
Standard Zip Codes 19067
Phone Area Codes 215
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.245
Longitude -74.846

Yardley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 50.2 inches
Distance 10 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
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Yardley Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,498 100%
Male 1,188 47.6%
Female 1,310 52.4%
Under 18 510 20.4%
18+ 1,988 79.6%
65+ 366 14.7%
Median Age 39.7
Average Family Size 2.86
White 2,339 93.6%
African-American 86 3.4%
Asian 30 1.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 13 0.5%
Mixed Race 27 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 44 1.8%

Estimated Yardley Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,542
Growth 44
Growth % 1.8%

Yardley Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 19.1%
German 16.6%
Italian 12.8%
English 12%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.3%
US/American 5.5%
Polish 4.6%
Scottish 2.2%
Russian 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Ukrainian 1.3%
Hungarian 1.3%
Austrian 1%
European 1%
Greek 1%
Portuguese 0.9%
Lithuanian 0.8%
Norwegian 0.8%
Welsh 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Czech 0.7%
Swedish 0.6%
French Canadian 0.6%
Czechoslovakian 0.5%
Eastern European 0.4%
Dutch 0.4%
African 0.4%
Swiss 0.4%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
British 0.3%
New Zealander 0.2%
Lebanese 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Basque 0.2%
Slovak 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Yardley, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Lower Makefield (19067)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Yardley 2,498 $70,938
Langhorne 1,981 $75,429
Levittown 53,966 $57,220
Morrisville 10,023 $53,316
Newtown 2,312 $78,215
Penndel 2,420 $46,336
Tullytown 2,031 $57,917

Starbucks in Yardley

(As of 2005)
Oxford Oaks
1621 Big Oak Road
1 North Main Street
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1. Barrington, New Jersey 83   33.6% 17.6% 25.8% 27 $59,706 5.8% 8.4% 7,084 1.9% 11.2 0.2% 1.1
2. Ambler, Pennsylvania 81.8   30.2% 17.4% 27.6% 26 $51,235 6.8% 16.7% 6,426 5.5% 16 0.2% 1.4
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