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Kempton, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Kempton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kempton Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Berks County at latitude 40.6262 and longitude -75.8524. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 427 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Kempton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Kempton: Kempdon, Trealers.

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Kempton, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 171
Population in Households 171
Population in Familes 145
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 216
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 61
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 44
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 64 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49 (76.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $202,778
Average Home Value $247,449


Median Household Income $67,308
Average Household Income $82,959
Per Capita Income $32,753
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.28% 0.46%
Households 0.39% 0.33%
Families 0.54% 0.45%
Median Household Income   3.67%
Per Capita Income   3.35%
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.


Kempton, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kempton to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 1661 6th
Population Density1 # 1662 6th
Diversity Index2 # 1201 31st
Median Household Income # 214 88th
Per Capita Income # 217 88th

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