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The Borough of Blakely had a population of 6,488 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Blakely is located at latitude 41.4809 and longitude -75.5946 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Blakely 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.
|Total Population||6,488 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,224 (95.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,853 (74.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||264 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,592|
|Average Household Income||$62,652|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,268|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,070 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,923 (62.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||894 (29.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||253 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$174,301|
|Average Home Value||$188,261|
|Housing Affordability Index3||145|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.28%|
|Per Capita Income||1.55%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.1%|
The table below compares Blakely to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 177||90th|
|Population Density||# 776||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 1319||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 253||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1054||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 683||61st|
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