Folcroft is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,637 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Folcroft is the 202nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs, Folcroft isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Folcroft are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Folcroft is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Folcroft who work in office and administrative support (17.58%), management occupations (7.74%), and sales jobs (7.03%).
Despite being a small borough, Folcroft has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Folcroft are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.31% of adults in Folcroft have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Folcroft in 2010 was $20,753, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,012 for a family of four. However, Folcroft contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Folcroft is an extremely ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Folcroft home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Folcroft residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Folcroft include Italian, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Folcroft is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.