Beech Mountain Lakes is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Luzerne County at latitude 41.0416 and longitude -75.9355. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,079 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles.Photos of the local Beech Mountain Lakes, PA area
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|Population in Households||2,036|
|Population in Familes||1,731|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||987 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||749 (75.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||60 ( 6.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||177 (17.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$169,778|
|Average Home Value||$172,293|
|Median Household Income||$78,304|
|Average Household Income||$85,171|
|Per Capita Income||$33,708|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.62%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Beech Mountain Lakes 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||# 630||64th|
|Population Density1||# 1095||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 449||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 123||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 190||89th|
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