Temple, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Temple, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Temple (historical) had a population of 1,879 as of July 1, 2016. Temple ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Temple is located at latitude 40.4081 and longitude -75.9229 in Berks County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Temple (historical) (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 361 feet.

The Borough of Temple (historical) (GNIS ID: 2390380) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Borough of Temple (historical) is located within Township of Muhlenberg, a minor civil division (MCD) of Berks County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Temple 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 Temple: Solomons Temple.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,879
Population in Households 1,872
Population in Familes 1,438
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 5,587
Diversity Index2 60
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 784
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 490
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 847 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 529 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 255 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $139,505
Average Home Value $150,142
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,743
Average Household Income $62,229
Per Capita Income $25,190
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.02% 0.03%
Households -0.18% -0.08%
Families 0.7% -0.16%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
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.

Temple, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Temple 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 # 668 62nd
Population Density1 # 102 94th
Diversity Index2 # 53 97th
Median Household Income # 772 56th
Per Capita Income # 843 52nd

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