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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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The Borough of Lewisburg had a population of 5,752 as of July 1, 2016. Lewisburg ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lewisburg is located at latitude 40.9641 and longitude -76.89 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Lewisburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 469 feet.

The Borough of Lewisburg (GNIS ID: 1215632) 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 Lewisburg 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 Lewisburg: Derrstown.

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


Total Population 5,752
Population in Households 3,785
Population in Familes 2,002
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,967
Population Density1 5,910
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 1,995
Average Household Size 1.9
Family Households 763
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,229 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 668 (30.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,327 (59.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 234 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $165,586
Average Home Value $181,715


Median Household Income $39,872
Average Household Income $56,931
Per Capita Income $21,951
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.11% -0.07%
Households -0.14% -0.08%
Families -0.45% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.

Lewisburg, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lewisburg 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 # 213 88th
Population Density1 # 93 95th
Diversity Index2 # 318 82nd
Median Household Income # 1370 22nd
Per Capita Income # 1337 24th

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