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Royersford
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

ZipCodes
19468




Page Contents for Royersford, Pennsylvania

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Historical Events

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Royersford is approximately 4,602 1994, 4752 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,942 1990, 2132 2010.
The amount of land area in Royersford is 2.035 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.091 sq kilometers.
The distance from Royersford to Washington DC is 119 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 71 miles. (as the crow flies)
Royersford is positioned 40.18 degrees north of the equator and 75.53 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Royersford median income is $ 31,968 .
The Royersford median home price is $ 97,704.

Location

in southeastern Pennsylvania in the general Philadelphia area.
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History & History Related Items

Royersford Borough was formed from Limerick Township and incorporated in 1879. It began as a farming area, but evolved into an iron and manufacturing center. The railroads in the area helped them to expand in this industry. Spring City is on the other side of the Schuylkill River in Chester County.
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The incorporation of Royersford

1879


Royersford City Government

Royersford Boro City Hall
300 Main St.
Royersford, PA 19468
Phone: 610-948-3737

Royersford has a Council/Mayor form of government

Royersford Historical Events

1890
In 1890, Joseph F. Buzby, Royersford, Pa. Invented a Glass Telephone Insulator that was issued U S Patent # 427,296.

Royersford Libraries

Royersford Free Public Library
200 S. 4th Ave.
Royersford, PA 19468-2548
Phone: 610-948-7277

Royersford Schools

Children in the Royersford area attend the Spring-Ford Area School District


Brooke Elementary School
339 N Lewis Rd
Royersford, PA 19468-1525
Phone: 610-792-0212


Limerick Elementary School
81 Limerick Center Rd
Royersford, PA 19468-1303
Phone: 610-495-7654


Royersford Elementary School
450 Spring St
Royersford, PA 19468-2519
Phone: 610-948-7070


Spring-Ford Middle School
700 Washington St
Royersford, PA 19468-2427
Phone: 610-948-7800


Spring-Ford Senior High School
413 S Lewis Rd
Royersford, PA 19468-2705
Phone: 610-948-7500


Episcopal Nursery School
209 S 3rd Ave
Royersford, PA 19468-2551
Phone: 610-948-9655


Sacred Heart School
S Lewis Rd At Washington St
Royersford, PA 19468
Phone: 610-948-7206 Royersford

Miscellany

Royersford population was:
1990: 4,458
1994: 4,602 est.

Some homes and businesses with a Royersford address may actually be located in Limerick or Upper Providence Townships.


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