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Cassandra, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Cassandra had a population of 143 as of July 1, 2019. Cassandra ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cassandra is located at latitude 40.4087 and longitude -78.6406 in Cambria County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Cassandra encompass a land area of 0.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cambria County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,798 feet.

The Borough of Cassandra (GNIS ID: 1215012) 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.


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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Cassandra, PA Housing Affordability Index is 233
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

Cassandra, PA Wealth Index is 87
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 143 (100%)
Population in Households 143 (100.0%)
Population in Families 122 (85.3%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 1,872
Diversity Index2 4
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $61,443
Average Household Income $74,396
Per Capita Income $29,395
Wealth Index4 87

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 73 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 56 (76.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 ( 9.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $147,727
Housing Affordability Index3 233
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 62
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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 -0.3% -0.57%
Households -0.17% -0.65%
Families 0.99% -0.89%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Cassandra, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cassandra 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 # 1685 4th
Population Density # 725 59th
Diversity Index # 1607 9th
Median Household Income # 545 69th
Per Capita Income # 714 60th

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