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Penndel, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Penndel is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bucks County at latitude 40.1552 and longitude -74.9147. Bucks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 108 feet.

The formal official name is the Borough of Penndel, but most people and references simply refer to it as Penndel, Pennsylvania.

The P1 Census Class Code for Penndel indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Penndel (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 2,317
Population in Households 2,118
Population in Familes 1,614
Population in Group Qrtrs 199
Population Density1 5,547
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 915
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 538
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 970 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 466 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 449 (46.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $220,732
Average Home Value $239,217


Median Household Income $49,118
Average Household Income $74,944
Per Capita Income $30,073
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.11% 0.01%
Households 0.13% 0.09%
Families -0.09% -0.07%
Median Household Income   5.88%
Per Capita Income   3.47%
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.


Penndel, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Penndel 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 # 574 68th
Population Density1 # 104 94th
Diversity Index2 # 188 89th
Median Household Income # 869 51st
Per Capita Income # 336 81st

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