The Borough of Orwigsburg had a population of 3,018 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,222|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,617|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,839|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.94|
|Population in Households||2,722|
|Population in Familes||2,160|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||296|
|Median Household Income||$57,916|
|Average Household Income||$81,555|
|Per Capita Income||$32,973|
|Total Housing Units||1,302 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||819 (62.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||361 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||122 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$170,652|
|Average Home Value||$212,210|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.47%|
|Per Capita Income||3.14%|
The table below compares Orwigsburg 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.
|Total Population||# 446||75th|
|Population Density||# 893||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 735||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 529||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 334||81st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.