The table below compares Philadelphia County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 67||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 64||6th|
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|Population in Households||1,491,220|
|Population in Familes||1,098,858|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||57,378|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||682,139 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||319,732 (46.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||291,966 (42.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70,441 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$168,662|
|Average Home Value||$219,911|
|Median Household Income||$34,957|
|Average Household Income||$50,334|
|Per Capita Income||$20,129|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.81%|
|Per Capita Income||3.2%|
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