Northumberland County PA Information

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Northumberland County Subdivisions

Northumberland County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 95,397
Population in Households 91,682
Population in Familes 72,569
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,715
Population Density1 208
Diversity Index2 18
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 39,803
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 25,514
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 46,087 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,990 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,813 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,284 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $110,927
Average Home Value $138,976
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,732
Average Household Income $54,906
Per Capita Income $23,340
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.09%
Households 0.23% 0.18%
Families 0.09% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.18%
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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Northumberland County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Northumberland County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 32 54th
Population Density1 # 25 64th
Diversity Index2 # 33 54th
Median Household Income # 59 13th
Per Capita Income # 54 21st

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