The Borough of Pen Argyl had a population of 3,659 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Pen Argyl is located at latitude 40.8678 and longitude -75.2539 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Pen Argyl (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 830 feet.
The Borough of Pen Argyl (GNIS ID: 1215500) 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 Pen Argyl population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Pen Argyl: Jory Blocks, Jorytown, Penargil, Wind Gap Quarries.
|Population in Households||3,632|
|Population in Familes||2,959|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,507 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||885 (58.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||522 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||100 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,821|
|Average Home Value||$187,373|
|Median Household Income||$57,699|
|Average Household Income||$66,375|
|Per Capita Income||$25,685|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.2%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
The table below compares Pen Argyl to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 380||78th|
|Population Density1||# 495||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 583||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 444||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 793||55th|
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