Sullivan County PA Information


Sullivan County Subdivisions

Sullivan County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,433
Population in Households 5,999
Population in Familes 4,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 434
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 2,803
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 1,746
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,459 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,196 (34.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 607 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,656 (56.6%)
Median Home Value $155,373
Average Home Value $208,413


Median Household Income $39,659
Average Household Income $54,224
Per Capita Income $24,445
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.02%
Households 0.15% 0.07%
Families 0.0% -0.02%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.


Sullivan County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sullivan County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 66 3rd
Population Density1 # 66 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 43 37th
Median Household Income # 64 6th
Per Capita Income # 39 43rd

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