Paoli

Overview for Paoli, PA

5,591 people live in Paoli, where the median age is 45.2 and the average individual income is $52,132.62. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,591

Total Population

45.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$52,132.62

Average individual Income

Paoli, PA is a charming suburb located in Chester County, near Philadelphia. This area offers a blend of historical significance, comfortable living, and a variety of things to do and places to eat.

Things to Do

Paoli is home to several attractions that highlight its historical and cultural significance. A notable site is the Paoli Battlefield Historical Park, where the Battle of Paoli took place during the American Revolutionary War. This park offers historical tours, research opportunities, and workshops, making it a rich educational experience. Another significant landmark is the Anthony Wayne House, once home to Major General Anthony Wayne. This Georgian-style mansion provides a glimpse into the area's past.

Historical Landmarks

The town itself has historical roots dating back to the American Revolution. Named after General Pasquale Paoli, a military leader, the town grew around a local inn and later expanded with the construction of the Pennsylvania Railroad. The Battle of Paoli, which occurred in 1777, is a significant historical event tied to the area, though the actual historic site is now technically part of Malvern.

Restaurants

Paoli offers a range of dining options that cater to various tastes. Nudy’s Cafe Paoli is known for its cozy ambiance and delightful dishes, making it a popular choice among locals. Another notable eatery is the Great American Pub Paoli/Malvern, which serves a variety of American cuisine and is a great spot for casual dining.

Public Schools

The Tredyffrin-Easttown School District and the Great Valley School District serve the Paoli area. Both districts are highly rated:

  • Tredyffrin-Easttown School District: Known for its competitive environment and excellent staff, it includes several schools catering to different grade levels. This district is regarded for its attention to students' needs, including those with special needs.
  • Great Valley School District: This district also enjoys a strong reputation, highlighted by its dedicated teachers and a commitment to providing a dynamic and rigorous learning environment. It includes schools like Great Valley Middle School, which is particularly noted for its supportive approach to the middle school transition.

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Private Schools

Paoli hosts several private schools, offering diverse educational approaches:

  • Delaware Valley Friends School: Specializes in educating students with learning differences like dyslexia and ADHD. It's recognized for its inclusive environment and caters to grades 1-12.
  • St. Norbert Continuation School: A Catholic school providing education from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade, focusing on faith, academic excellence, and service.


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Demographics and Employment Data for Paoli, PA

Paoli has 2,331 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Paoli do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,591 people call Paoli home. The population density is 2,775.1 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,591

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

45.2

Median Age

49.58 / 50.42%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,331

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$52,132.62

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Paoli, PA

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The following schools are within or nearby Paoli. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Delaware Valley Friends School
PRIVATE
3rd - 12th
No rating available
Royer-Greaves School For Blind
PRIVATE
1st - 11th
No rating available
Villa Maria Academy
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Good Samaritan Day School
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available

Around Paoli, PA

There's plenty to do around Paoli, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

62
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
34
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mr Bottle Beverage, Valley Forge Running Company, and Varani Formal Wear.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 2.94 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.95 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.41 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.77 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.83 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

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