Belfast is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Belfast Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Northampton County at latitude 40.7807 and longitude -75.278. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 525 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Belfast Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Belfast: Belleville, Bellfast, Bellville, Tria, Wards, Wardsburg.Photos of the local Belfast, PA area
|Population in Households||1,276|
|Population in Familes||1,097|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||532 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||427 (80.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (14.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$205,882|
|Average Home Value||$239,202|
|Median Household Income||$61,896|
|Average Household Income||$76,107|
|Per Capita Income||$30,316|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.32%|
|Per Capita Income||3.75%|
The table below compares Belfast 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.
|Total Population||# 859||51st|
|Population Density1||# 1018||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 807||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 309||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 322||82nd|
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