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. 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.
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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Red Lion who work in office and administrative support (18.40%), management occupations (9.23%), and sales jobs (7.77%).
Red Lion’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Red Lion rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.31% of adults 25 and older in Red Lion have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Red Lion in 2018 was $27,291, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,164 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, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Red Lion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.