Birdsboro, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Birdsboro, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Birdsboro had a population of 5,133 as of July 1, 2016. Birdsboro ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Birdsboro is located at latitude 40.2623 and longitude -75.8101 in Berks County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Birdsboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 161 feet.

The Borough of Birdsboro (GNIS ID: 1214911) 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 Birdsboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Birdsboro: Birdsborough.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 5,133
Population in Households 5,133
Population in Familes 4,323
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,848
Diversity Index2 20
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,904
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 1,385
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,014 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,368 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 536 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 110 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $175,672
Average Home Value $177,577
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $65,275
Average Household Income $79,281
Per Capita Income $29,408
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% -0.03%
Households -0.18% -0.11%
Families -0.29% -0.19%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.

Birdsboro, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Birdsboro 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 # 250 86th
Population Density1 # 273 85th
Diversity Index2 # 550 69th
Median Household Income # 254 86th
Per Capita Income # 450 75th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.