Cameron County PA Information


Cameron County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,887
Population in Households 4,795
Population in Familes 3,714
Population in Group Qrtrs 92
Population Density1 12
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 2,217
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 1,368
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,455 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,598 (35.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 619 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,238 (50.2%)
Median Home Value $80,793
Average Home Value $105,335


Median Household Income $41,664
Average Household Income $52,897
Per Capita Income $24,225
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.63% -0.72%
Households -0.4% -0.57%
Families -0.54% -0.68%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.


Cameron County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cameron 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 # 67 1st
Population Density1 # 67 1st
Diversity Index2 # 65 4th
Median Household Income # 60 12th
Per Capita Income # 41 40th

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