The Deer Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 509 as of July 1, 2018. Deer Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Deer Lake is located at latitude 39.8501 and longitude -79.5892 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Deer Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,975 feet.
The Deer Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631258) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Deer Lake: Seatons Lake, Wiggins.
|Population in Households||499|
|Population in Familes||400|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10|
|Median Household Income||$54,706|
|Average Household Income||$61,735|
|Per Capita Income||$27,703|
|Total Housing Units||296 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||186 (62.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||39 (13.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70 (23.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$182,870|
|Average Home Value||$202,273|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
The table below compares Deer Lake to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 1312||26th|
|Population Density||# 1560||11th|
|Diversity Index||# 1273||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 751||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 785||56th|
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