The Borough of Port Carbon had a population of 1,773 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Port Carbon is located at latitude 40.6965 and longitude -76.1688 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Port Carbon encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 650 feet.
The Borough of Port Carbon (GNIS ID: 1215564) 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||1,773 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,773 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,398 (78.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$48,415|
|Average Household Income||$56,379|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,785|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||870 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||539 (62.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||209 (24.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||122 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,083|
|Average Home Value||$91,605|
|Housing Affordability Index3||286|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.79%|
The table below compares Port Carbon 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||# 698||60th|
|Population Density||# 578||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 1278||27th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1533||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1461||17th|
|Diversity Index||# 652||63rd|
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