The Borough of Mercer had a population of 1,925 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Mercer is located at latitude 41.2265 and longitude -80.2364 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Mercer (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,263 feet.
The Borough of Mercer (GNIS ID: 1215444) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mercer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,427|
|Daytime Population: Residents||973|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,400|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.77|
|Population in Households||1,925|
|Population in Familes||1,439|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,465|
|Average Household Income||$55,305|
|Per Capita Income||$25,024|
|Total Housing Units||978 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||451 (46.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||420 (42.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 (10.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,882|
|Average Home Value||$138,193|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||2.93%|
The table below compares Mercer 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.
|Total Population||# 656||63rd|
|Population Density||# 789||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 1125||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 1184||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1023||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.