West Sunbury, PA 16061 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
West Sunbury, PA 16061

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 44
  • Single Family Addresses: 999
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Butler County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.015, Longitude -79.877
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

West Sunbury, PA 16061 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16061 to the other 1,556 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 890 43rd
Population Density1 # 1200 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 1231 21st
Median Household Income # 784 50th
Per Capita Income # 924 41st

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West Sunbury, PA 16061 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,594
Population in Households 2,585
Population in Familes 2,185
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 1,015
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 736
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,094 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 829 (75.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 186 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $177,521
Average Home Value $209,168


Median Household Income $48,920
Average Household Income $58,750
Per Capita Income $23,007
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.31% -0.14%
Households 0.02% 0.04%
Families -0.1% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   3.12%
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.

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