Bradford County PA Information


Bradford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 63,119
Population in Households 62,540
Population in Familes 50,639
Population in Group Qrtrs 579
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 25,330
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 17,179
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 30,431 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,379 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,951 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,101 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $132,288
Average Home Value $167,606


Median Household Income $46,949
Average Household Income $59,859
Per Capita Income $24,123
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% -0.04%
Households 0.01% -0.12%
Families -0.12% -0.2%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.


Bradford County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bradford County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 41 40th
Population Density1 # 54 21st
Diversity Index2 # 54 21st
Median Household Income # 35 49th
Per Capita Income # 42 39th

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