Wyoming County PA Information


Wyoming County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,477
Population in Households 27,850
Population in Familes 22,581
Population in Group Qrtrs 627
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 11,440
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 7,739
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,581 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,619 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,821 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,141 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $167,434
Average Home Value $210,941


Median Household Income $50,692
Average Household Income $63,211
Per Capita Income $25,877
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.11% 0.0%
Households 0.29% 0.12%
Families 0.16% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
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.


Wyoming County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyoming County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 60 12th
Population Density1 # 48 30th
Diversity Index2 # 52 24th
Median Household Income # 25 64th
Per Capita Income # 28 60th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.