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Laurelton, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Union County at latitude 40.8831 and longitude -77.1986. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 653 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Laurelton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Laurelton: Laruelton.

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Laurelton, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laurelton 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 # 1592 10th
Population Density1 # 1503 15th
Diversity Index2 # 1517 14th
Median Household Income # 1013 43rd
Per Capita Income # 1301 26th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 228
Population in Households 224
Population in Familes 190
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 400
Diversity Index2 4
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 92
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 67
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 102 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (72.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $122,222
Average Home Value $156,419
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,767
Average Household Income $55,892
Per Capita Income $21,305
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.74% 0.35%
Households 1.05% 0.43%
Families 0.35% 0.3%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
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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