The Borough of Lansford had a population of 3,906 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 1215046) 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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lansford: Ashton, Richdale, Storm Hill.
|Population in Households||3,871|
|Population in Familes||2,851|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,176 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||980 (45.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||706 (32.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||490 (22.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$56,281|
|Average Home Value||$93,827|
|Median Household Income||$32,649|
|Average Household Income||$40,771|
|Per Capita Income||$17,795|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.43%|
|Per Capita Income||0.61%|
The table below compares Lansford to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 353||80th|
|Population Density1||# 530||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 462||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 1676||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1703||3rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.