The Borough of Laflin had a population of 1,470 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Laflin is located at latitude 41.2896 and longitude -75.7942 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Laflin (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 728 feet.
The Borough of Laflin (GNIS ID: 1215396) 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 Laflin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,461|
|Population in Familes||1,221|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||647 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||571 (88.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||51 ( 7.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$196,361|
|Average Home Value||$229,378|
|Median Household Income||$75,000|
|Average Household Income||$93,506|
|Per Capita Income||$39,699|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.01%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Laflin 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.
|Total Population||# 779||56th|
|Population Density1||# 1035||41st|
|Diversity Index2||# 738||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 163||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 108||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.