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Republic, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Republic is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Republic Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fayette County at latitude 39.9626 and longitude -79.8767. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 971 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Republic Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,094
Population in Households 1,094
Population in Familes 833
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,512
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 488
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 289
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 570 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 304 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 184 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $80,072
Average Home Value $100,987


Median Household Income $31,163
Average Household Income $40,246
Per Capita Income $17,907
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.04% -0.2%
Households 0.1% -0.08%
Families 0.0% -0.28%
Median Household Income   3.31%
Per Capita Income   3.78%
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.


Republic, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Republic 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 # 934 47th
Population Density1 # 843 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 586 67th
Median Household Income # 1677 5th
Per Capita Income # 1626 8th

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