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Corry, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Corry is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Corry.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Erie County at latitude 41.9203 and longitude -79.6403. Erie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,430 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Corry (see map) encompass a land area of 5.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Corry, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 6,533
Population in Households 6,401
Population in Familes 4,985
Population in Group Qrtrs 132
Population Density1 1,090
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 2,629
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,666
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,888 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,419 (49.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,210 (41.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 259 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $85,322
Average Home Value $103,136


Median Household Income $31,375
Average Household Income $41,007
Per Capita Income $16,614
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.26% -0.15%
Households -0.1% -0.11%
Families -0.32% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   3.8%
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.


Corry, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Corry to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 176 90th
Population Density1 # 1038 41st
Diversity Index2 # 1154 35th
Median Household Income # 1669 5th
Per Capita Income # 1694 4th

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