The Borough of Halifax had a population of 854 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Halifax is located at latitude 40.4629 and longitude -76.9325 in Dauphin County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Halifax (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dauphin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 407 feet.
The Borough of Halifax (GNIS ID: 1215161) 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 Halifax population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||854|
|Population in Familes||676|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||389 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||195 (50.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||161 (41.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||33 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$103,774|
|Average Home Value||$122,321|
|Median Household Income||$39,660|
|Average Household Income||$50,545|
|Per Capita Income||$20,138|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.05%|
The table below compares Halifax 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||# 1062||40th|
|Population Density1||# 529||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 750||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 1389||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1534||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.