Also See: Lansford, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Lansford had a population of 4,236 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Lansford is located at latitude 40.8318 and longitude -75.8824 in Carbon County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Lansford encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carbon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,138 feet.
The Borough of Lansford (GNIS ID: 1215046) 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 Lansford: Ashton, Richdale, Storm Hill.
|Total Population||4,236 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,201 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||3,078 (72.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||35 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$31,971|
|Average Household Income||$45,118|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,612|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,325 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,002 (43.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||838 (36.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||485 (20.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$49,604|
|Average Home Value||$67,166|
|Housing Affordability Index3||253|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.1%|
The table below compares Lansford to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 321||82nd|
|Population Density||# 485||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1713||3rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1365||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1696||4th|
|Diversity Index||# 459||74th|
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