McKean County PA Information


McKean County Subdivisions

McKean County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 43,063
Population in Households 39,884
Population in Familes 31,138
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,179
Population Density1 44
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 17,143
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 10,942
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,375 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,235 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,908 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,232 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $79,812
Average Home Value $102,599


Median Household Income $42,707
Average Household Income $54,073
Per Capita Income $22,343
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.21%
Households -0.04% -0.15%
Families -0.18% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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.


McKean County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McKean County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 52 24th
Population Density1 # 60 12th
Diversity Index2 # 44 36th
Median Household Income # 56 18th
Per Capita Income # 62 9th

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