The Borough of Blakely had a population of 6,552 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Blakely is located at latitude 41.4859 and longitude -75.6013 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Blakely (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 801 feet.
The Borough of Blakely (GNIS ID: 1215314) 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.
|Population in Households||6,274|
|Population in Familes||4,873|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||278|
|Median Household Income||$44,573|
|Average Household Income||$59,982|
|Per Capita Income||$26,564|
|Total Housing Units||3,050 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,904 (62.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||896 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||250 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$157,085|
|Average Home Value||$180,436|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.87%|
The table below compares Blakely to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 174||90th|
|Population Density||# 777||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 720||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 1274||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 914||48th|
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