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Pocono Mountain Lake Estates, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Pocono Mountain Lake Estates Census Designated Place had a population of 852 as of July 1, 2020. Pocono Mountain Lake Estates ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pocono Mountain Lake Estates is located at latitude 41.1887 and longitude -74.9279 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the Pocono Mountain Lake Estates Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,076 feet.

The Pocono Mountain Lake Estates Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633839) 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 Pocono Mountain Lake Estates Census Designated Place is located within Township of Lehman, a minor civil division (MCD) of Pike County.


Pocono Mountain Lake Estates, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 852 (100%)
Population in Households 851 (99.9%)
Population in Families 739 (86.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 1 ( 0.1%)
Population Density 401
Diversity Index2 70


Median Household Income $67,812
Average Household Income $80,069
% of Income for Mortgage4 9%
Per Capita Income $28,098
Wealth Index5 80


Total HU (Housing Units) 614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 284 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 ( 6.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 291 (47.4%)
Median Home Value $151,250
Average Home Value $157,895
Housing Affordability Index3 256


Total Households 323
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 240
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 0.12% -0.07%
Households 0.15% -0.06%
Families 0.37% -0.08%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.53%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.07%


Pocono Mountain Lake Estates, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pocono Mountain Lake Estates 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1056 40th
Population Density # 1490 15th
Median Household Income # 416 76th
Housing Affordability Index # 1390 79th
Per Capita Income # 961 45th
Diversity Index # 36 98th

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