The Borough of Honesdale had a population of 4,456 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Honesdale is located at latitude 41.5757 and longitude -75.2508 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Honesdale (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 981 feet.
The Borough of Honesdale 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 Honesdale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Honesdale: Dyberry Forks.
|Population in Households||4,453|
|Population in Familes||3,251|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,378 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,090 (45.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,008 (42.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||280 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,302|
|Average Home Value||$132,729|
|Median Household Income||$30,856|
|Average Household Income||$43,676|
|Per Capita Income||$20,565|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.0%|
The table below compares Honesdale to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 300||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 1009||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 748||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 1689||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1425||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.