Macungie, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Macungie, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Macungie had a population of 3,154 as of July 1, 2016. Macungie ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Macungie is located at latitude 40.5159 and longitude -75.554 in Lehigh County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Macungie (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lehigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 387 feet.

The Borough of Macungie (GNIS ID: 1215378) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Macungie 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 Macungie: Kunshi, Kunski, Maccongy, Machk-unschi, Machts, Machts Kunski, Macongy, Macungy, Macunjy, Maguntsche, Mauck-Kuntshy, Millers Town, Millerstown, Millersville.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 3,154
Population in Households 3,154
Population in Familes 2,340
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,189
Diversity Index2 32
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,412
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 836
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,514 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 777 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 635 (41.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 102 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $190,273
Average Home Value $215,219
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,952
Average Household Income $71,634
Per Capita Income $32,070
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.5%
Households 0.22% 0.32%
Families 0.02% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.

Macungie, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Macungie 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 # 432 76th
Population Density1 # 379 79th
Diversity Index2 # 282 84th
Median Household Income # 527 70th
Per Capita Income # 288 84th

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