Croydon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 10,011 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Croydon is the 111th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Croydon real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Croydon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Croydon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Croydon is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Croydon who work in office and administrative support (16.63%), sales jobs (10.22%), and management occupations (6.04%).
The percentage of people in Croydon with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.96% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Croydon in 2010 was $24,308, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,232 for a family of four. However, Croydon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Croydon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Croydon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Croydon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Croydon include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Croydon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.