Lake Latonka, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Lake Latonka, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Lake Latonka Census Designated Place had a population of 971 as of July 1, 2015. Lake Latonka ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Latonka is located at latitude 41.2763 and longitude -80.1861 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Latonka Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.41 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,184 feet.

The Lake Latonka Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633821) 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 Lake Latonka population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Lake Latonka Census Designated Place, PA Boundary Map

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Lake Latonka, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 971
Population in Households 971
Population in Familes 844
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 412
Diversity Index2 4
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 405
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 306
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 576 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 371 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 ( 5.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 171 (29.7%)
Median Home Value $146,053
Average Home Value $158,041
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $58,537
Average Household Income $69,714
Per Capita Income $28,222
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.78% -0.58%
Households -0.55% -0.45%
Families -1.37% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
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.

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Lake Latonka, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Latonka to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 1000 43rd
Population Density1 # 1488 16th
Diversity Index2 # 1605 9th
Median Household Income # 462 74th
Per Capita Income # 515 71st

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