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Washington Boro, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lancaster County at latitude 39.9926 and longitude -76.4672. Lancaster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 285 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Washington Boro Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Washington Boro: Washington, Washington Manor, Washingtonboro.

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Washington Boro, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington Boro 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 # 1109 37th
Population Density1 # 1506 15th
Diversity Index2 # 720 59th
Median Household Income # 250 86th
Per Capita Income # 229 87th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 761
Population in Households 761
Population in Familes 653
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 395
Diversity Index2 14
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 295
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 222
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 299 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 243 (81.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 1.3%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $260,021
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $64,950
Average Household Income $83,902
Per Capita Income $32,470
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.02% 0.9%
Households 1.15% 1.0%
Families 1.43% 0.8%
Median Household Income   3.57%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.

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