Brownstown is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brownstown Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lancaster County at latitude 40.1237 and longitude -76.2138. Lancaster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 351 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brownstown Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.Photos of the local Brownstown, PA area
|Population in Households||2,916|
|Population in Familes||2,609|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||2.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,038 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||853 (82.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||162 (15.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,341|
|Average Home Value||$266,306|
|Median Household Income||$65,559|
|Average Household Income||$88,758|
|Per Capita Income||$30,749|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.94%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares Brownstown 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.
|Total Population||# 465||74th|
|Population Density1||# 992||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 568||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 239||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 291||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.