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Schnecksville, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Schnecksville Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lehigh County at latitude 40.6693 and longitude -75.6139. Lehigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 663 feet.

The formal official name is the Schnecksville Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Schnecksville, Pennsylvania.

The U5 Census Class Code for Schnecksville indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Schnecksville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Schnecksville: Schneckville.

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


Total Population 3,019
Population in Households 2,937
Population in Familes 2,571
Population in Group Qrtrs 82
Population Density1 1,122
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 1,219
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 935
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 998 (78.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 220 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 60 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $279,339
Average Home Value $359,920


Median Household Income $77,117
Average Household Income $96,270
Per Capita Income $36,845
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.67% 0.62%
Households 0.59% 0.52%
Families 1.85% 0.47%
Median Household Income   4.4%
Per Capita Income   3.13%
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.


Schnecksville, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Schnecksville 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 # 450 75th
Population Density1 # 1021 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 525 70th
Median Household Income # 131 93rd
Per Capita Income # 120 93rd

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