The Borough of Honesdale had a population of 4,451 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Honesdale: Dyberry Forks.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,895|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,719|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,614|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.49|
|Population in Households||4,448|
|Population in Familes||3,245|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$34,760|
|Average Household Income||$50,169|
|Per Capita Income||$23,272|
|Total Housing Units||2,415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,083 (44.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||981 (40.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||351 (14.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$152,897|
|Average Home Value||$163,527|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.13%|
|Per Capita Income||1.88%|
The table below compares Honesdale to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 Density||# 997||43rd|
|Diversity Index||# 736||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 1653||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1279||27th|
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