The Borough of Honesdale had a population of 4,525 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 1215686) 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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Honesdale: Dyberry Forks.
|Population in Households||4,522|
|Population in Familes||3,303|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,422 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,106 (45.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,002 (41.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||314 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,149|
|Average Home Value||$163,223|
|Median Household Income||$33,823|
|Average Household Income||$47,412|
|Per Capita Income||$22,095|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.19%|
The table below compares Honesdale 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.
|Total Population||# 295||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 991||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 752||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 1647||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1314||25th|
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