Ranshaw, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Ranshaw, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Ranshaw Census Designated Place had a population of 501 as of July 1, 2017. Ranshaw ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ranshaw is located at latitude 40.7858 and longitude -76.5173 in Northumberland County. The formal boundaries for the Ranshaw Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Northumberland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 853 feet.

The Ranshaw Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633411) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Ranshaw Census Designated Place is located within Township of Coal, a minor civil division (MCD) of Northumberland County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ranshaw 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 Ranshaw: Brady.

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Ranshaw, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 501
Daytime Population: Workers 17
Daytime Population: Residents 365
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 382
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 345
Population in Familes 277
Population in Group Qrtrs 156
Population Density2 4,080
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $40,431
Average Household Income $52,352
Per Capita Income $19,532


Total Housing Units 296 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 186 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $65,000
Average Home Value $102,285


Total Households 228
Average Household Size 1.51
Family Households 149
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.25% -0.24%
Households -0.3% -0.35%
Families 0.38% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.94%

Ranshaw, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ranshaw 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1321 25th
Population Density # 241 86th
Diversity Index # 596 66th
Median Household Income # 1432 19th
Per Capita Income # 1639 7th

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