The Borough of Sandy Lake had a population of 611 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Sandy Lake is located at latitude 41.3502 and longitude -80.0837 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sandy Lake (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,158 feet.
The Borough of Sandy Lake (GNIS ID: 1215446) 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 Sandy Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||611|
|Population in Familes||495|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||302 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||162 (53.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||95 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 (14.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,979|
|Average Home Value||$91,512|
|Median Household Income||$40,523|
|Average Household Income||$50,570|
|Per Capita Income||$21,271|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.46%|
|Per Capita Income||2.64%|
The table below compares Sandy Lake 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.
|Total Population||# 1228||30th|
|Population Density1||# 1220||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 1257||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 1347||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1340||24th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.