The Borough of Northumberland had a population of 3,578 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Northumberland is located at latitude 40.8918 and longitude -76.7975 in Northumberland County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Northumberland encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Northumberland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 499 feet.
The Borough of Northumberland (GNIS ID: 1215515) 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.
|Total Population||3,578 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,546 (99.1%)|
|Population in Families||2,695 (75.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||32 ( 0.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,641|
|Average Household Income||$63,010|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,327|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,799 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||980 (54.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||628 (34.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||191 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$133,442|
|Average Home Value||$144,311|
|Housing Affordability Index3||191|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.13%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.7%|
The table below compares Northumberland 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||# 383||78th|
|Population Density||# 574||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 1030||42nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 736||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 926||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 656||63rd|
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