Also See: Pen Argyl, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Pen Argyl had a population of 3,652 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Pen Argyl is located at latitude 40.8687 and longitude -75.2549 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Pen Argyl encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 830 feet.
The Borough of Pen Argyl (GNIS ID: 1215500) 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 Pen Argyl: Jory Blocks, Jorytown, Penargil, Wind Gap Quarries.
|Total Population||3,652 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,624 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||2,939 (80.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||28 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$56,219|
|Average Household Income||$64,788|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,133|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,510 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||890 (58.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||526 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$157,769|
|Average Home Value||$170,730|
|Housing Affordability Index3||161|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.04%|
The table below compares Pen Argyl 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||# 375||79th|
|Population Density||# 493||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 806||54th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 376||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1305||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 563||68th|
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