Laporte, PA Profile: Facts & Data


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Laporte, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Laporte had a population of 325 as of July 1, 2018. Laporte 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 Laporte is located at latitude 41.424 and longitude -76.4941 in Sullivan County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Laporte encompass a land area of 1.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Sullivan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,955 feet.

The Borough of Laporte (GNIS ID: 1215606) 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.

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Laporte, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 325
Population in Households 238
Population in Familes 176
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density2 304
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $65,693
Per Capita Income $27,568


Total Housing Units 252 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99 (39.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 ( 6.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 137 (54.4%)
Median Home Value $176,563
Average Home Value $222,727


Total Households 115
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 67
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.34% -0.19%
Households 0.65% -0.17%
Families 0.0% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.89%

Laporte, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laporte to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 1486 16th
Population Density # 1590 10th
Diversity Index # 252 86th
Median Household Income # 1019 41st
Per Capita Income # 793 55th

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