The Borough of Palo Alto had a population of 1,046 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Palo Alto is located at latitude 40.6861 and longitude -76.1699 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Palo Alto (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 669 feet.
The Borough of Palo Alto (GNIS ID: 1215562) 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 Palo Alto 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||1,046|
|Population in Familes||843|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||488 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||364 (74.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||77 (15.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,423|
|Average Home Value||$89,423|
|Median Household Income||$43,790|
|Average Household Income||$51,404|
|Per Capita Income||$21,714|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.9%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Palo Alto 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||# 959||46th|
|Population Density1||# 1074||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 843||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1168||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1367||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.