Ellwood City, PA Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Ellwood City Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Ellwood City Content
Planning to visit Ellwood City? See Local Hotels

Also See: Ellwood City, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Ellwood City, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Ellwood City had a population of 7,776 as of July 1, 2019. Ellwood City ranks in the upper 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 Ellwood City is located at latitude 40.8617 and longitude -80.2865 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ellwood City encompass a land area of 2.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 889 feet.

The Borough of Ellwood City (GNIS ID: 1214872) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Ellwood City: Hazeldell.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Ellwood City 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Ellwood City (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Pennsylvania Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Pennsylvania Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Ellwood City, PA - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Pennsylvania Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Ellwood City, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Ellwood City, PA Housing Affordability Index is 206
State of Pennsylvania Housing Affordability Index is 131
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Ellwood City, PA Wealth Index is 56
State of Pennsylvania Wealth Index is 99
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Pennsylvania COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 7,776 (100%)
Population in Households 7,770 (99.9%)
Population in Families 5,919 (76.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 6 ( 0.1%)
Population Density 3,346
Diversity Index2 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,930
Average Household Income $59,744
Per Capita Income $26,754
Wealth Index4 56

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,966 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,356 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,124 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 485 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $93,833
Housing Affordability Index3 206
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,481
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,045
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.2% -0.38%
Households -0.13% -0.34%
Families -0.34% -0.46%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.26%

Ellwood City, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ellwood City to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 143 92nd
Population Density # 344 81st
Diversity Index # 979 45th
Median Household Income # 1378 22nd
Per Capita Income # 1040 41st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Pennsylvania July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement