Seward, PA Profile: Facts & Data


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Seward, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Seward had a population of 473 as of July 1, 2018. Seward ranks in the lower 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 Seward is located at latitude 40.4142 and longitude -79.02 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Seward encompass a land area of 0.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Westmoreland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,138 feet.

The Borough of Seward (GNIS ID: 1215721) 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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Seward, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 473
Population in Households 473
Population in Familes 384
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,340
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $39,218
Average Household Income $49,184
Per Capita Income $21,005


Total Housing Units 228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 164 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 38 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $103,049
Average Home Value $136,212


Total Households 202
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 136
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 -0.55% -0.51%
Households -0.47% -0.5%
Families -0.86% -0.45%
Median Household Income   3.66%
Per Capita Income   3.56%

Seward, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Seward 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 # 1343 24th
Population Density # 582 67th
Diversity Index # 1348 24th
Median Household Income # 1526 13th
Per Capita Income # 1576 11th

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