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Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Slippery Rock had a population of 3,730 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Slippery Rock is located at latitude 41.0639 and longitude -80.0564 in Butler County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Slippery Rock encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Butler County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,299 feet.

The Borough of Slippery Rock (GNIS ID: 1215003) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Slippery Rock: Centerville, Centreville, Giner Hill, Ginger Hill, Slipperyrock, Wesch-Ach-Ach-Apochka.

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Slippery Rock, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Slippery Rock, PA Housing Affordability Index is 96
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

Slippery Rock, PA Wealth Index is 50
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 3,730
Population in Households 2,741
Population in Familes 1,041
Population in Group Qrtrs 989
Population Density 2,267
Diversity Index1 26
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,243
Average Household Income $58,067
Per Capita Income $20,946
Wealth Index3 50

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,620 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 405 (25.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 910 (56.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 305 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $169,737
Housing Affordability Index2 96
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,315
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 379
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 RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.31% 0.29%
Households 0.63% 0.53%
Families 0.2% 0.21%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   0.13%

Slippery Rock, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Slippery Rock to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 370 79th
Population Density # 602 66th
Diversity Index # 457 74th
Median Household Income # 1668 5th
Per Capita Income # 1607 9th

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