Sharpsville, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Sharpsville, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Sharpsville is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Mercer County at latitude 41.259 and longitude -80.4818. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The formal official name is the Borough of Sharpsville, but most people and references simply refer to it as Sharpsville, Pennsylvania.

The P1 Census Class Code for Sharpsville indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sharpsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Borough of Sharpsville, PA Boundary Map

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Sharpsville, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,363
Population in Households 4,359
Population in Familes 3,451
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 3,137
Diversity Index2 11
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,868
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,193
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,023 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,197 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 671 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 155 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $87,848
Average Home Value $101,316
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,967
Average Household Income $55,183
Per Capita Income $23,632
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.28% -0.25%
Households -0.15% -0.2%
Families -0.31% -0.3%
Median Household Income   3.12%
Per Capita Income   3.07%
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.

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Sharpsville, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sharpsville 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 309 83rd
Population Density1 # 399 77th
Diversity Index2 # 842 52nd
Median Household Income # 1229 30th
Per Capita Income # 966 45th

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