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Moshannon, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Moshannon Census Designated Place had a population of 280 as of July 1, 2016. Moshannon ranks in 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 Moshannon is located at latitude 41.0344 and longitude -78.0067 in Centre County. The formal boundaries for the Moshannon Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Centre County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,526 feet.

The Moshannon Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584489) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Moshannon Census Designated Place is located within Township of Snow Shoe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Centre County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Moshannon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 280
Population in Households 280
Population in Familes 234
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 817
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 120
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 85
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 131 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 93 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $114,286
Average Home Value $138,043


Median Household Income $52,568
Average Household Income $57,931
Per Capita Income $24,460
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.06% 0.0%
Households 0.13% 0.17%
Families 1.18% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.

Moshannon, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moshannon 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1539 13th
Population Density1 # 1168 34th
Diversity Index2 # 1419 19th
Median Household Income # 706 60th
Per Capita Income # 942 47th

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