Cowansville, PA 16218 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 16218: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cowansville, PA 16218

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Armstrong County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.93, Longitude -79.59
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 26
  • PO Box Addresses: 32
  • Residential Addresses: 455
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 455

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Cowansville, PA 16218 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,058
Daytime Population: Workers 199
Daytime Population: Residents 629
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 828
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 987
Population in Familes 819
Population in Group Qrtrs 71
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $51,479
Average Household Income $66,428
Per Capita Income $25,441


Total Housing Units 504 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 313 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 122 (24.2%)
Median Home Value $117,667
Average Home Value $141,374


Total Households 382
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 270
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 -0.01% -0.34%
Households 0.04% -0.32%
Families -0.05% -0.37%
Median Household Income   3.4%
Per Capita Income   3.61%

Cowansville, PA 16218 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16218 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes 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 # 1156 31st
Population Density # 1437 14th
Diversity Index # 1286 23rd
Median Household Income # 846 49th
Per Capita Income # 966 42nd

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