Big Bass Lake, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Big Bass Lake, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Big Bass Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 1,266 as of July 1, 2017. Big Bass 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 Big Bass Lake is located at latitude 41.2497 and longitude -75.4797 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Big Bass Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,906 feet.

The Big Bass Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633330) 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.

The Big Bass Lake Census Designated Place is located within Township of Clifton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lackawanna County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Big Bass Lake 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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Big Bass Lake, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,266
Daytime Population: Workers 164
Daytime Population: Residents 659
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 823
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.65
Population in Households 1,266
Population in Familes 1,045
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 307
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $66,332
Average Household Income $84,467
Per Capita Income $35,859


Total Housing Units 1,211 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 469 (38.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 76 ( 6.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 666 (55.0%)
Median Home Value $191,016
Average Home Value $212,393


Total Households 545
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 383
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 -0.04% 0.03%
Households -0.13% -0.04%
Families -0.35% -0.1%
Median Household Income   3.53%
Per Capita Income   3.03%

Big Bass Lake, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Big Bass Lake 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 # 854 52nd
Population Density # 1587 10th
Diversity Index # 603 66th
Median Household Income # 294 83rd
Per Capita Income # 204 88th

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