The Borough of Shirleysburg had a population of 162 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Shirleysburg is located at latitude 40.2979 and longitude -77.8742 in Huntingdon County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Shirleysburg encompass a land area of 0.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Huntingdon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 597 feet.
The Borough of Shirleysburg 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 Shirleysburg: Aughwick, Fort Shirley.
|Total Population||162 (100%)|
|Population in Households||162 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||130 (80.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$48,900|
|Average Household Income||$63,179|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,180|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||74 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||51 (68.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||17 (23.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 8.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,583|
|Average Home Value||$187,745|
|Housing Affordability Index3||220|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.39%|
The table below compares Shirleysburg to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 1665||6th|
|Population Density||# 1059||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 1314||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1170||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1274||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 1077||39th|
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