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Glassport, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Glassport had a population of 4,424 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Glassport is located at latitude 40.3258 and longitude -79.886 in Allegheny County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Glassport (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Allegheny County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 761 feet.

The Borough of Glassport (GNIS ID: 1214797) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Glassport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Glassport, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,424
Population in Households 4,391
Population in Familes 3,257
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density1 2,797
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 1,946
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,116
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,268 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,191 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 755 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 322 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $58,640
Average Home Value $64,505


Median Household Income $33,108
Average Household Income $45,572
Per Capita Income $20,210
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% -0.12%
Households -0.15% -0.06%
Families -0.35% -0.18%
Median Household Income   -1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.11%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Glassport, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glassport to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 304 83rd
Population Density1 # 479 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 865 51st
Median Household Income # 1662 6th
Per Capita Income # 1529 13th

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