The Borough of Orwigsburg had a population of 3,062 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Orwigsburg is located at latitude 40.6542 and longitude -76.104 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Orwigsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 627 feet.
The Borough of Orwigsburg (GNIS ID: 1215561) 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 Orwigsburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,756|
|Population in Familes||2,189|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||306|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,306 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||829 (63.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||368 (28.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||109 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$170,421|
|Average Home Value||$211,007|
|Median Household Income||$54,321|
|Average Household Income||$74,516|
|Per Capita Income||$30,236|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.52%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
The table below compares Orwigsburg 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||# 441||75th|
|Population Density1||# 884||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 712||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 604||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 388||78th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.