The Buffington Census Designated Place had a population of 287 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Buffington is located at latitude 39.93 and longitude -79.8392 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Buffington Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,040 feet.
The Buffington Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584442) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Buffington 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||286|
|Population in Familes||230|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||159 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||75 (47.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (30.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||36 (22.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,323|
|Average Home Value||$72,333|
|Median Household Income||$38,566|
|Average Household Income||$51,337|
|Per Capita Income||$21,589|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.85%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Buffington 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||# 1531||13th|
|Population Density1||# 763||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 592||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1437||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1384||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.