Also See: Avoca, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Avoca had a population of 2,530 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Avoca is located at latitude 41.3398 and longitude -75.7363 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Avoca encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 810 feet.
The Borough of Avoca 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 Avoca: Pleasant Valley.
|Total Population||2,530 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,530 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,040 (80.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$59,634|
|Average Household Income||$71,613|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,627|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,243 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||806 (64.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||276 (22.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||161 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,718|
|Average Home Value||$131,141|
|Housing Affordability Index3||243|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.02%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.1%|
The table below compares Avoca to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 526||70th|
|Population Density||# 545||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 753||57th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1376||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 777||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 617||65th|
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