The Borough of Wind Gap had a population of 2,815 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wind Gap is located at latitude 40.8482 and longitude -75.2916 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Wind Gap encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 745 feet.
The Borough of Wind Gap (GNIS ID: 1215508) 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 Wind Gap: Die Wind Kapf, Gapton, Green Ridge, Hellers, Hellerville, Mutchler, Windgap, Woodley.
|Total Population||2,815 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,815 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,073 (73.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$44,096|
|Average Household Income||$55,625|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,273|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,363 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||589 (43.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||690 (50.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||84 ( 6.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$176,832|
|Average Home Value||$195,968|
|Housing Affordability Index3||114|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.35%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.54%|
The table below compares Wind Gap 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||# 482||73rd|
|Population Density||# 652||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1442||18th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 124||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1292||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 593||66th|
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