The Borough of Port Carbon had a population of 1,908 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Port Carbon is located at latitude 40.6969 and longitude -76.1666 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Port Carbon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 650 feet.
The Borough of Port Carbon (GNIS ID: 1215564) 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 Port Carbon 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||1,908|
|Population in Familes||1,512|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||917 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||577 (62.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||221 (24.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$77,135|
|Average Home Value||$89,385|
|Median Household Income||$42,863|
|Average Household Income||$48,253|
|Per Capita Income||$20,181|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.32%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Port Carbon 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||# 662||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 533||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 672||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1208||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1532||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.