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Alfarata, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Alfarata Census Designated Place had a population of 155 as of July 1, 2017. Alfarata ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Alfarata is located at latitude 40.6619 and longitude -77.4558 in Mifflin County. The formal boundaries for the Alfarata Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mifflin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 591 feet.

The Alfarata Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584432) 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 Alfarata Census Designated Place is located within Township of Decatur, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mifflin County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Alfarata: Lillyville.

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Alfarata, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 155
Daytime Population: Workers 4
Daytime Population: Residents 83
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 87
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 155
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 277
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $44,007
Average Household Income $57,129
Per Capita Income $21,078


Total Housing Units 68 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50 (73.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $121,667
Average Home Value $137,755


Total Households 61
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 46
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 0.55% 0.51%
Households 0.46% 0.33%
Families 0.3% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.95%
Per Capita Income   1.94%

Alfarata, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alfarata 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 # 1678 5th
Population Density # 1611 9th
Diversity Index # 1484 15th
Median Household Income # 1252 29th
Per Capita Income # 1526 13th

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