The Borough of Lansford had a population of 3,993 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Lansford is located at latitude 40.833 and longitude -75.8844 in Carbon County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Lansford (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carbon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,138 feet.
The Borough of Lansford 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 Lansford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lansford: Ashton, Richdale, Storm Hill.
|Population in Households||3,958|
|Population in Familes||2,913|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,192 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,003 (45.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||730 (33.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||459 (20.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$66,821|
|Average Home Value||$83,923|
|Median Household Income||$30,490|
|Average Household Income||$36,149|
|Per Capita Income||$15,738|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
The table below compares Lansford to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 343||81st|
|Population Density1||# 520||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 459||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 1694||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1734||2nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.