Also See: Palo Alto, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Palo Alto had a population of 995 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Palo Alto is located at latitude 40.6873 and longitude -76.1722 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Palo Alto encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 669 feet.
The Borough of Palo Alto (GNIS ID: 1215562) 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||995 (100%)|
|Population in Households||995 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||798 (80.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$50,834|
|Average Household Income||$58,270|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,766|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||476 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||350 (73.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||75 (15.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,381|
|Average Home Value||$96,439|
|Housing Affordability Index3||317|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.83%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.64%|
The table below compares Palo Alto 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||# 966||45th|
|Population Density||# 1095||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 1153||35th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1642||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1357||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 828||53rd|
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