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The Borough of Avoca had a population of 2,585 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 1215381) 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||2,585 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,585 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,093 (81.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$60,125|
|Average Household Income||$70,007|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,844|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,245 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||832 (66.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||270 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||143 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,144|
|Average Home Value||$135,727|
|Housing Affordability Index3||225|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.63%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.24%|
The table below compares Avoca 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||# 522||70th|
|Population Density||# 537||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 626||65th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1145||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 753||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 634||64th|
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