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Wyncote, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Wyncote is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wyncote Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Montgomery County at latitude 40.0946 and longitude -75.1488. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 285 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Wyncote Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Wyncote: Wyncote Hills.

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


Total Population 3,057
Population in Households 2,613
Population in Familes 1,877
Population in Group Qrtrs 444
Population Density1 3,728
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 1,158
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 624
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 639 (49.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 519 (40.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $354,196
Average Home Value $386,189


Median Household Income $103,137
Average Household Income $121,434
Per Capita Income $45,938
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.1% 0.2%
Households 0.12% 0.24%
Families -1.93% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   3.39%
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.


Wyncote, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyncote 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 # 442 75th
Population Density1 # 283 84th
Diversity Index2 # 156 91st
Median Household Income # 38 98th
Per Capita Income # 46 97th

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