Also See: Honesdale, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Honesdale had a population of 4,434 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Honesdale is located at latitude 41.5768 and longitude -75.2588 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Honesdale encompass a land area of 3.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 981 feet.
The Borough of Honesdale (GNIS ID: 1215686) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Honesdale: Dyberry Forks.
|Total Population||4,434 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,431 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||3,218 (72.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$31,167|
|Average Household Income||$43,777|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||18%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,418|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,391 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,136 (47.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||932 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||323 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,131|
|Average Home Value||$143,772|
|Housing Affordability Index3||116|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.06%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.18%|
The table below compares Honesdale 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||# 305||83rd|
|Population Density||# 998||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1721||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 130||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1663||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 774||56th|
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