Royersford, PA


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Royersford is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,771 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Royersford is the 312th largest community in Pennsylvania. Royersford has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.

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.

Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Royersford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Royersford is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Royersford who work in office and administrative support (16.89%), management occupations (13.42%), and sales jobs (11.04%).

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.

In terms of college education, Royersford is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.66% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Royersford in 2010 was $27,633, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,532 for a family of four. However, Royersford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

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