The Borough of Plum had a population of 27,472 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Plum is located at latitude 40.5019 and longitude -79.7482 in Allegheny County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Plum (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles. Allegheny County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,142 feet.
The Borough of Plum (GNIS ID: 1217440) 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 Plum population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||7,150|
|Daytime Population: Residents||13,406|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||20,556|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.75|
|Population in Households||27,333|
|Population in Familes||23,164|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||139|
|Median Household Income||$70,124|
|Average Household Income||$85,367|
|Per Capita Income||$34,650|
|Total Housing Units||11,681 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,577 (73.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,538 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||566 ( 4.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$144,980|
|Average Home Value||$164,393|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.74%|
The table below compares Plum to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 22||99th|
|Population Density||# 1094||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 702||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 240||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 249||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.