The Borough of Pen Argyl had a population of 3,655 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Pen Argyl is located at latitude 40.8678 and longitude -75.2539 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Pen Argyl (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pen Argyl 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 Pen Argyl: Jory Blocks, Jorytown, Penargil, Wind Gap Quarries.
|Daytime Population: Workers||435|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,766|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,201|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.60|
|Population in Households||3,628|
|Population in Familes||2,953|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Median Household Income||$59,756|
|Average Household Income||$68,716|
|Per Capita Income||$26,633|
|Total Housing Units||1,506 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||887 (58.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||521 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||98 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$153,084|
|Average Home Value||$187,824|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.74%|
|Per Capita Income||2.64%|
The table below compares Pen Argyl 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||# 377||79th|
|Population Density||# 495||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 570||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 456||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 832||53rd|
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