Coal Center, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Coal Center, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Coal Center had a population of 143 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Coal Center is located at latitude 40.07 and longitude -79.9012 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Coal Center (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 810 feet.

The Borough of Coal Center (GNIS ID: 1215659) 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 Coal Center 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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Coal Center, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 143
Daytime Population: Workers 200
Daytime Population: Residents 91
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 291
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.03
Population in Households 143
Population in Familes 114
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,256
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $58,227
Average Household Income $71,263
Per Capita Income $27,473


Total Housing Units 85 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 52 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $127,778
Average Home Value $150,000


Total Households 67
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 45
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 0.39% 0.42%
Households 0.42% 0.3%
Families 9.7% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

Coal Center, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Coal Center 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 # 1687 4th
Population Density # 945 46th
Diversity Index # 1183 33rd
Median Household Income # 519 71st
Per Capita Income # 730 59th

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