The City of Carbondale had a population of 8,754 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Carbondale is located at latitude 41.5714 and longitude -75.5048 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the City of Carbondale (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,063 feet.
The City of Carbondale (GNIS ID: 1215315) 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 Carbondale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,909|
|Daytime Population: Residents||5,309|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,218|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.94|
|Population in Households||8,538|
|Population in Familes||6,496|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||216|
|Median Household Income||$37,026|
|Average Household Income||$47,444|
|Per Capita Income||$20,323|
|Total Housing Units||4,169 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,989 (47.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,661 (39.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||519 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,622|
|Average Home Value||$125,113|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.74%|
The table below compares Carbondale 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.
|Total Population||# 113||94th|
|Population Density||# 500||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 610||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 1577||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1595||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.