Beech Mountain Lakes, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Beech Mountain Lakes, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place had a population of 2,009 as of July 1, 2017. Beech Mountain Lakes ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Beech Mountain Lakes is located at latitude 41.0423 and longitude -75.9319 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,079 feet.

The Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633328) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Beech Mountain Lakes Census Designated Place is located within Township of Butler, a minor civil division (MCD) of Luzerne County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Beech Mountain Lakes population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Beech Mountain Lakes, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,009
Daytime Population: Workers 91
Daytime Population: Residents 1,054
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,145
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.57
Population in Households 2,004
Population in Familes 1,700
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 937
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $76,907
Average Household Income $84,284
Per Capita Income $33,266


Total Housing Units 987 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 735 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 58 ( 5.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 194 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $175,071
Average Home Value $188,454


Total Households 793
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 589
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.09% -0.09%
Households -0.07% -0.1%
Families -0.14% -0.17%
Median Household Income   1.42%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Beech Mountain Lakes, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Beech Mountain Lakes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 638 64th
Population Density # 1112 37th
Diversity Index # 370 79th
Median Household Income # 167 91st
Per Capita Income # 318 82nd

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