Brownstown, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Brownstown Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Brownstown Content

Also See: Johnstown, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Brownstown, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Brownstown had a population of 701 as of July 1, 2017. Brownstown ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for 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 Brownstown is located at latitude 40.3334 and longitude -78.9373 in Cambria County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Brownstown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cambria County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,516 feet.

The Borough of Brownstown (GNIS ID: 1215010) 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 Brownstown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.

Advertisement

Borough of Brownstown, PA Boundary Map



Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | PA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Cambria County | Pennsylvania Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Brownstown, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 701
Daytime Population: Workers 29
Daytime Population: Residents 387
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 416
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.59
Population in Households 701
Population in Familes 572
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,992
Diversity Index3 6
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,405
Average Household Income $46,492
Per Capita Income $20,618

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 329 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 245 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 59 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $49,395
Average Home Value $61,327
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 304
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 199
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.82% -0.99%
Households -0.7% -0.94%
Families -1.12% -1.03%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

Brownstown, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brownstown to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1144 35th
Population Density # 439 75th
Diversity Index # 1387 22nd
Median Household Income # 1565 11th
Per Capita Income # 1579 10th

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

Pennsylvania Research Tools

Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Pennsylvania Census Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results: