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Brave, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Greene County at latitude 39.7248 and longitude -80.2601. Greene County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 965 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Brave Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 199
Population in Households 199
Population in Familes 168
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 224
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 74
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 54
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 80 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 59 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $77,632
Average Home Value $87,712


Median Household Income $41,273
Average Household Income $52,156
Per Capita Income $20,357
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.24% -0.3%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -1.67% -0.37%
Median Household Income   3.91%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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.


Brave, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brave 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 # 1624 8th
Population Density1 # 1655 6th
Diversity Index2 # 1644 7th
Median Household Income # 1268 28th
Per Capita Income # 1403 21st

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