Pike County PA Information


Pike County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 56,926
Daytime Population: Workers 14,344
Daytime Population: Residents 31,831
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 46,175
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 56,448
Population in Familes 47,732
Population in Group Qrtrs 478
Population Density2 105
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $63,158
Average Household Income $80,447
Per Capita Income $30,908


Total Housing Units 38,350 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,309 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,432 ( 8.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,609 (43.3%)
Median Home Value $221,280
Average Home Value $259,700


Total Households 21,741
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 15,657
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.11% -0.32%
Households -0.12% -0.32%
Families -0.2% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.89%
Per Capita Income   2.84%


Pike County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pike County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 42 39th
Population Density # 40 42nd
Diversity Index # 14 81st
Median Household Income # 8 90th
Per Capita Income # 15 79th

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