Minersville, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Minersville, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Minersville had a population of 4,376 as of July 1, 2017. Minersville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Minersville is located at latitude 40.6908 and longitude -76.2594 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Minersville (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 758 feet.

The Borough of Minersville (GNIS ID: 1215557) 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 Minersville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Minersville, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,376
Daytime Population: Workers 952
Daytime Population: Residents 2,568
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,520
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 4,370
Population in Familes 3,199
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 6,663
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $38,756
Average Household Income $49,574
Per Capita Income $22,423


Total Housing Units 2,340 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,140 (48.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 838 (35.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 362 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $71,004
Average Home Value $78,640


Total Households 1,978
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 1,107
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.07% -0.27%
Households -0.09% -0.31%
Families -0.27% -0.4%
Median Household Income   1.01%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Minersville, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Minersville to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 307 83rd
Population Density # 66 96th
Diversity Index # 601 66th
Median Household Income # 1508 14th
Per Capita Income # 1391 21st

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