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Corsica, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Corsica had a population of 344 as of July 1, 2017. Corsica ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Corsica is located at latitude 41.1816 and longitude -79.2027 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Corsica (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,591 feet.

The Borough of Corsica (GNIS ID: 1215300) 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 Corsica 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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Corsica, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 344
Daytime Population: Workers 61
Daytime Population: Residents 183
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 244
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 344
Population in Familes 281
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 854
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $40,579
Average Household Income $54,019
Per Capita Income $22,629


Total Housing Units 163 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 107 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $94,444
Average Home Value $124,292


Total Households 142
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 99
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 -0.51% -0.47%
Households -0.38% -0.43%
Families 0.43% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.81%

Corsica, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Corsica 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 # 1471 17th
Population Density # 1146 35th
Diversity Index # 1552 13th
Median Household Income # 1425 19th
Per Capita Income # 1368 22nd

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