The City of Carbondale had a population of 8,690 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||8,480|
|Population in Familes||6,403|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||210|
|Median Household Income||$37,314|
|Average Household Income||$49,418|
|Per Capita Income||$21,128|
|Total Housing Units||4,181 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,949 (46.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,673 (40.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||559 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,913|
|Average Home Value||$128,386|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.77%|
|Per Capita Income||3.14%|
The table below compares Carbondale 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||# 115||94th|
|Population Density||# 503||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 603||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1591||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1566||11th|
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