The Borough of Masontown had a population of 3,379 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Masontown is located at latitude 39.8513 and longitude -79.906 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Masontown (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,040 feet.
The Borough of Masontown (GNIS ID: 1215232) 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 Masontown 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||3,270|
|Population in Familes||2,616|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||109|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,578 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||904 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||488 (30.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||186 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,032|
|Average Home Value||$92,533|
|Median Household Income||$33,589|
|Average Household Income||$47,664|
|Per Capita Income||$20,343|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.4%|
|Per Capita Income||0.9%|
The table below compares Masontown 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||# 406||77th|
|Population Density1||# 624||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 537||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 1653||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1517||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.