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Allenwood, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Allenwood is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Allenwood Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Union County at latitude 41.1076 and longitude -76.8983. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 495 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Allenwood Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Allenwood: Union Town.

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Allenwood, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allenwood to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 1506 15th
Population Density1 # 1378 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 643 63rd
Median Household Income # 701 60th
Per Capita Income # 1189 33rd

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


Allenwood, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 312
Population in Households 245
Population in Familes 204
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density1 531
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 134
Average Household Size 1.83
Family Households 96
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 155 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $118,750
Average Home Value $150,250


Median Household Income $51,846
Average Household Income $65,891
Per Capita Income $22,059
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.67% -0.52%
Households -0.52% -0.6%
Families 1.27% -0.63%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   3.27%
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.

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