Windber, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Windber, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Windber had a population of 4,114 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Windber is located at latitude 40.2355 and longitude -78.8247 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Windber (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,768 feet.

The Borough of Windber (GNIS ID: 1215602) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Windber population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 4,114
Daytime Population: Workers 2,052
Daytime Population: Residents 2,273
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,325
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 4,114
Population in Familes 3,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,080
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $35,677
Average Household Income $45,904
Per Capita Income $21,055


Total Housing Units 2,089 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,155 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 732 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 202 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $77,459
Average Home Value $92,208


Total Households 1,887
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 1,101
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 -0.08% -0.5%
Households -0.07% -0.45%
Families -0.2% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.86%

Windber, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Windber 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 # 329 81st
Population Density # 664 62nd
Diversity Index # 1187 32nd
Median Household Income # 1626 8th
Per Capita Income # 1531 13th

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