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Royersford, PA
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Royersford profile

Living in Royersford

Royersford is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,920 people and six associated neighborhoods, Royersford is the 309th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Royersford was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Royersford real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Royersford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Royersford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.90% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Being a small borough, Royersford does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The overall education level of Royersford is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.50% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Royersford in 2022 was $39,464, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $157,856 for a family of four. However, Royersford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Royersford is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Royersford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Royersford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Royersford include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Royersford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.