Wanamie is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wanamie Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Luzerne County at latitude 41.1734 and longitude -76.0355. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 676 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Wanamie Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Wanamie, PA area
|Population in Households||585|
|Population in Familes||462|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||28|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||284 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||189 (66.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||54 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (14.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,750|
|Average Home Value||$97,090|
|Median Household Income||$48,915|
|Average Household Income||$58,326|
|Per Capita Income||$24,348|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
The table below compares Wanamie 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||# 1225||31st|
|Population Density1||# 1312||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1023||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 879||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 847||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.