Huntingdon County PA Information


Huntingdon County Subdivisions

Huntingdon County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 46,835
Population in Households 41,947
Population in Familes 33,974
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,888
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 17,776
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 11,926
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,177 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,210 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,566 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,401 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $130,212
Average Home Value $159,184


Median Household Income $45,262
Average Household Income $56,665
Per Capita Income $22,662
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.32% 0.07%
Households 0.45% 0.22%
Families 0.33% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.3%
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.


Huntingdon County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Huntingdon County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 47 31st
Population Density1 # 55 19th
Diversity Index2 # 29 58th
Median Household Income # 42 39th
Per Capita Income # 61 10th

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