The Borough of Orwigsburg had a population of 3,064 as of July 1, 2015.
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, 2015.
|Population in Households||2,761|
|Population in Familes||2,192|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||303|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,297 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||833 (64.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||374 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,643|
|Average Home Value||$145,168|
|Median Household Income||$63,023|
|Average Household Income||$82,002|
|Per Capita Income||$32,560|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.4%|
|Per Capita Income||2.62%|
The table below compares Orwigsburg to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 444||75th|
|Population Density1||# 885||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 705||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 345||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 261||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.