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Masontown, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Masontown had a population of 3,341 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Masontown is located at latitude 39.8513 and longitude -79.906 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Masontown (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,040 feet.

The Borough of Masontown (GNIS ID: 1215232) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Masontown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Masontown, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,341
Daytime Population: Workers 534
Daytime Population: Residents 2,020
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,554
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 3,232
Population in Familes 2,583
Population in Group Qrtrs 109
Population Density2 2,212
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $35,079
Average Household Income $48,702
Per Capita Income $20,716


Total Housing Units 1,572 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 892 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 480 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 200 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $85,000
Average Home Value $100,448


Total Households 1,372
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 897
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.44% -0.42%
Households -0.48% -0.43%
Families -0.61% -0.52%
Median Household Income   3.8%
Per Capita Income   3.16%

Masontown, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Masontown to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 408 77th
Population Density # 629 64th
Diversity Index # 552 69th
Median Household Income # 1644 7th
Per Capita Income # 1568 11th

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