Spring Ridge, Pennsylvania

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Coordinates: 40°21′01″N 75°59′26″W / 40.35028°N 75.99056°W / 40.35028; -75.99056
Spring Ridge
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Berks
Township Spring
Elevation 436 ft (132.9 m)
Coordinates 40°21′01″N 75°59′26″W / 40.35028°N 75.99056°W / 40.35028; -75.99056
Area 0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)
 - land 0.9 sq mi (2 km2)
 - water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 1,003 (2010)
Density 882.1 / sq mi (340.6 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 610
Location of Spring Ridge in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Spring Ridge is a census-designated place (CDP) in Spring Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,003 at the 2010 census. It is the wealthiest location in Berks County.

Geography[edit]

Spring Ridge is located at 40°21′1″N 75°59′26″W / 40.35028°N 75.99056°W / 40.35028; -75.99056 (40.350298, -75.990584)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 786 people, 370 households, and 251 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 882.1 people per square mile (341.0/km²). There were 397 housing units at an average density of 445.5/sq mi (172.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.75% White, 0.89% African American, 0.64% Native American, 4.58% Asian, 0.76% from other races, and 0.38% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.42% of the population.

There were 370 households out of which 20.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.4% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.9% were non-families. 28.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.12 and the average family size was 2.59.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 17.4% under the age of 18, 3.2% from 18 to 24, 20.5% from 25 to 44, 32.6% from 45 to 64, and 26.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 52 years. For every 100 females there were 84.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $83,345, and the median income for a family was $95,604. Males had a median income of $54,205 versus $63,977 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $47,822. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.