Township Of Plains PA Demographic Data and Boundary Map

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Township Of Plains, PA

The Township Of Plains is a County Subdivision of Luzerne County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Township Of Plains is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Luzerne County Data | Cities in Luzerne County | County Subdivisions in Luzerne County

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Township Of Plains Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Township Of Plains Housing Affordability Index is 169
State of Pennsylvania Housing Affordability Index is 131
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Township Of Plains Wealth Index is 82
State of Pennsylvania Wealth Index is 99
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 9,812
Population in Households 9,448
Population in Familes 7,311
Population in Group Qrtrs 364
Population Density 760
Diversity Index1 20
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,437
Average Household Income $72,175
Per Capita Income $31,932
Wealth Index3 82

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,793 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,927 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,403 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 463 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $133,399
Housing Affordability Index2 169
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,330
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 2,628
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATES

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.16% -0.12%
Households -0.15% -0.14%
Families -0.33% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

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