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The Penns Creek Census Designated Place had a population of 756 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Penns Creek is located at latitude 40.8633 and longitude -77.0555 in Snyder County. The formal boundaries for the Penns Creek Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Snyder County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 568 feet.

The Penns Creek Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389659) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Penns Creek Census Designated Place is located within Township of Center, a minor civil division (MCD) of Snyder County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Penns Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Penns Creek: Centerville, Centreville, Weirickstown.

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Penns Creek, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 756
Population in Households 727
Population in Familes 629
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density1 1,031
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 233
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 179
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 250 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 173 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 60 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $156,818
Average Home Value $173,143


Median Household Income $45,917
Average Household Income $55,901
Per Capita Income $19,363
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.9% 0.63%
Households 0.85% 0.76%
Families 1.71% 0.55%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Penns Creek, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Penns Creek 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1108 37th
Population Density1 # 1057 40th
Diversity Index2 # 1179 33rd
Median Household Income # 1048 41st
Per Capita Income # 1602 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.