Bird in Hand, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Bird in Hand, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Bird-in-Hand Census Designated Place had a population of 418 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Bird in Hand is located at latitude 40.0367 and longitude -76.1895 in Lancaster County. The formal boundaries for the Bird-in-Hand Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lancaster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 358 feet.

The Bird-in-Hand Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584440) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Bird-in-Hand Census Designated Place is located within Township of East Lampeter, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lancaster County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bird in Hand population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bird in Hand: Birdinhand, Bord-in-hand.

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Bird in Hand, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 418
Population in Households 418
Population in Familes 370
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 676
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 130
Average Household Size 3.22
Family Households 97
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 56 (39.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $205,556
Average Home Value $285,473


Median Household Income $55,575
Average Household Income $65,100
Per Capita Income $23,165
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.75%
Households 0.63% 0.61%
Families -0.64% 0.61%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   1.77%
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.

Bird in Hand, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bird in Hand 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1404 20th
Population Density1 # 1270 28th
Diversity Index2 # 496 72nd
Median Household Income # 544 69th
Per Capita Income # 1146 35th

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