Red Lion is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,330 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Red Lion is the 216th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Red Lion was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Red Lion isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Red Lion are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (19.57%), management occupations (9.72%), and sales jobs (8.63%).
Also of interest is that Red Lion has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Red Lion’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The percentage of people in Red Lion with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.67% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Red Lion in 2018 was $24,768, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,072 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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Red Lion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.