Hegins is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Hegins Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Schuylkill County at latitude 40.6515 and longitude -76.4977. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 830 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Hegins Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Hegins, PA area
Also See: Hegins, PA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||766|
|Population in Familes||606|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||381 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||256 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||83 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||42 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,961|
|Average Home Value||$131,809|
|Median Household Income||$52,038|
|Average Household Income||$57,919|
|Per Capita Income||$25,214|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
The table below compares Hegins 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||# 1101||38th|
|Population Density1||# 1518||14th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1106||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 693||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 732||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.