The Lawson Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 2,233 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lawson Heights is located at latitude 40.2938 and longitude -79.3873 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Lawson Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Westmoreland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,161 feet.
The Lawson Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390045) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lawson Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,182|
|Population in Familes||1,778|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||51|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,048 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||767 (73.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||224 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||57 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$153,947|
|Average Home Value||$177,865|
|Median Household Income||$41,367|
|Average Household Income||$55,621|
|Per Capita Income||$24,253|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
The table below compares Lawson Heights 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||# 590||67th|
|Population Density1||# 864||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 1156||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 1283||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 981||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.