Red Lion is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,321 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Red Lion is the 216th largest community in Pennsylvania. Red Lion has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Red Lion is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Red Lion is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Red Lion who work in office and administrative support (12.16%), sales jobs (10.95%), and food service (6.92%).
Red Lion is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Red Lion, just 12.74% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Red Lion in 2010 was $21,347, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,388 for a family of four. However, Red Lion contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Red Lion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Red Lion residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Red Lion include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Red Lion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.