Downingtown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Downingtown, PA

General Downingtown Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Chester County

Close cities: Chester Springs, PA, West Chester, PA, South Coatesville, PA, Thorndale, PA, Lyndell, PA, Exton, PA, Glenmoore, PA, West Goshen, PA, Coatesville, PA, Modena, PA

Downingtown Population (census data)
Total 7,874 (+3.3% since 2000)
Male 3,726 (47.3%)
Female 4,148 (52.7%)

Population Density: 3,604 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 104.5 (US Avg is 100)

Downingtown Elevation: 250 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1859

Land Area: 2.19 square miles

Median Household Income: $58,549

Zip Codes: 19335, and 19372.

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Downingtown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (81.9%)
  • Black (10.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (24.2%)
  • Irish (20.8%)
  • Italian (19.0%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • United States (6.2%)
  • Dutch (4.1%)
Foriegn Born: 275 people (3.5%)
  • Europe (42.4%)
  • Asia (30.3%)
  • Africa (27.3%)

Downingtown School Information

High Schools
Downingtown High School West Campus (445 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Middle Schools
Downington Middle School (115 Rock Raymond Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Beaver Creek Elementary School (601 W Pennsylvania Avenue, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Bradford Heights Elementary School (1330 Romig Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Brandywine-Wallace Elementary School (435 Dilworth Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
East Ward Elementary School (435 Washington Avenue, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Lionville Elementary School (526 W Uwchlan Avenue, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Shamona Creek Elementary School (501 Dorlan Mill Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Uwchlan Hills Elementary School (50 Peck Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
West Bradford Elementary School (1475 Broadrun Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - Downingtown Area School District District)
Other/Private Schools
21st Century Cyber Charter School (455 Boot Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335 - 21st Century Cyber Charter School District)

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