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Blossburg, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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The Borough of Blossburg had a population of 1,603 as of July 1, 2017. Blossburg ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Blossburg is located at latitude 41.6795 and longitude -77.069 in Tioga County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Blossburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tioga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,339 feet.

The Borough of Blossburg (GNIS ID: 1215620) 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 Blossburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Blossburg: Peters Camp.

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


Total Population 1,603
Daytime Population: Workers 1,570
Daytime Population: Residents 917
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,487
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.55
Population in Households 1,569
Population in Familes 1,230
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density2 346
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $44,321
Average Household Income $58,017
Per Capita Income $23,964


Total Housing Units 739 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 462 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 80 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $94,610
Average Home Value $119,794


Total Households 659
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 435
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 0.57% 0.11%
Households 0.6% 0.12%
Families 0.79% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Blossburg, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Blossburg 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 # 738 58th
Population Density # 1552 12th
Diversity Index # 1522 14th
Median Household Income # 1233 30th
Per Capita Income # 1183 33rd

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