The Borough of Wind Gap had a population of 2,811 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wind Gap is located at latitude 40.849 and longitude -75.291 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Wind Gap (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 745 feet.
The Borough of Wind Gap (GNIS ID: 1215508) 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 Wind Gap 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 Wind Gap: Die Wind Kapf, Gapton, Green Ridge, Hellers, Hellerville, Mutchler, Windgap, Woodley.
|Population in Households||2,811|
|Population in Familes||2,084|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,349 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||576 (42.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||688 (51.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||85 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$176,721|
|Average Home Value||$183,377|
|Median Household Income||$47,152|
|Average Household Income||$56,370|
|Per Capita Income||$25,347|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Wind Gap 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||# 482||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 662||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 601||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 989||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 822||53rd|
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