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The Borough of Delaware Water Gap had a population of 743 as of July 1, 2018. Delaware Water Gap ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Delaware Water Gap is located at latitude 40.9679 and longitude -75.1338 in Monroe County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Delaware Water Gap (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Monroe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 512 feet.
The Borough of Delaware Water Gap (GNIS ID: 1217397) 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 Delaware Water Gap: Delaware Watergap, Dutotsburg, Water Gap.
|Population in Households||743|
|Population in Familes||545|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$55,705|
|Average Household Income||$74,853|
|Per Capita Income||$33,462|
|Total Housing Units||392 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||162 (41.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||186 (47.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||44 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$227,899|
|Average Home Value||$275,460|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.32%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
The table below compares Delaware Water Gap to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 1113||37th|
|Population Density||# 1511||14th|
|Diversity Index||# 186||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 694||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 353||80th|
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