Huntingdon County PA Information


Huntingdon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 45,968
Daytime Population: Workers 15,662
Daytime Population: Residents 23,740
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,402
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 41,103
Population in Familes 33,264
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,865
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $48,423
Average Household Income $60,419
Per Capita Income $23,823


Total Housing Units 22,921 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,825 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,409 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,687 (24.8%)
Median Home Value $135,006
Average Home Value $165,189


Total Households 17,234
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 11,569
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 0.02% -0.22%
Households -0.04% -0.22%
Families -0.14% -0.28%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Huntingdon County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Huntingdon County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 48 30th
Population Density # 55 19th
Diversity Index # 30 58th
Median Household Income # 38 45th
Per Capita Income # 59 13th

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