Bear Rocks, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Bear Rocks, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Bear Rocks Census Designated Place had a population of 1,069 as of July 1, 2016. Bear Rocks ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Bear Rocks is located at latitude 40.1275 and longitude -79.4636 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Bear Rocks Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,988 feet.

The Bear Rocks Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633768) 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 Bear Rocks Census Designated Place is located within Township of Bullskin, a minor civil division (MCD) of Fayette County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bear Rocks 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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Bear Rocks, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,069
Population in Households 1,069
Population in Familes 883
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 404
Diversity Index2 5
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 471
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 327
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 551 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 422 (76.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 48 ( 8.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 80 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $131,985
Average Home Value $135,071
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,579
Average Household Income $58,956
Per Capita Income $25,504
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.32% 0.13%
Households 0.48% 0.17%
Families 0.55% 0.12%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   1.95%
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.

Bear Rocks, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bear Rocks 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 # 948 46th
Population Density1 # 1495 15th
Diversity Index2 # 1515 14th
Median Household Income # 703 60th
Per Capita Income # 812 54th

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