Smock, PA Community Profile: Data

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Smock, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fayette County at latitude 39.9981 and longitude -79.7831. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 869 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Smock Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 577
Population in Households 570
Population in Familes 485
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 369
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 230
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 164
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 264 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191 (72.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $108,571
Average Home Value $132,031


Median Household Income $45,171
Average Household Income $54,272
Per Capita Income $21,716
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.24% -0.28%
Households -0.1% -0.26%
Families 0.14% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.71%
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.


Smock, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Smock 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 # 1250 29th
Population Density1 # 1532 13th
Diversity Index2 # 1244 29th
Median Household Income # 1048 41st
Per Capita Income # 1251 29th

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