Bellefonte, PA 16823 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 16823: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bellefonte, PA 16823

Acceptable Alternative
Hublersburg, PA 16823
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823
Wingate, PA 16823

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 725
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,758
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 657
  • County: Centre County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.938, Longitude -77.722
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Bellefonte, PA 16823 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 27,587
Population in Households 24,754
Population in Familes 19,525
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,833
Population Density1 229
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 10,590
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 6,791
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,322 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,268 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 730 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $186,346
Average Home Value $209,362


Median Household Income $54,520
Average Household Income $67,552
Per Capita Income $27,176
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.9% 0.57%
Households 0.93% 0.71%
Families 0.76% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.

Bellefonte, PA 16823 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16823 to the other 1,669 ZIP Codes 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 # 125 93rd
Population Density1 # 868 48th
Diversity Index2 # 500 70th
Median Household Income # 575 66th
Per Capita Income # 647 61st

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