The Mountain Top Census Designated Place had a population of 10,946 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mountain Top is located at latitude 41.1353 and longitude -75.9045 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Mountain Top Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,568 feet.
The Mountain Top Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389520) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mountain Top 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 Mountain Top: Mountaintop.
|Population in Households||10,743|
|Population in Familes||9,478|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||203|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,320 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,561 (82.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||560 (13.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||199 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,119|
|Average Home Value||$255,906|
|Median Household Income||$78,277|
|Average Household Income||$102,760|
|Per Capita Income||$38,832|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
The table below compares Mountain Top 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||# 79||96th|
|Population Density1||# 1225||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 480||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 121||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 125||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.