Lehighton, Pennsylvania Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 5,435 175th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.6 201st 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,388.8 136th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.7% 61st 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.7% 80th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.7% 64th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.5% 209th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 14.7% 206th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 96.5% 32nd 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 244th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 96th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.5% 209th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 100th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 161st 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 81st 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.0% 56th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 53.6% 41st 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.7% 197th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 2,499 221st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.8% 144th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,262 226th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.6% 135th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $124,600 153rd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.4 82nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $21,328 178th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $43,671 152nd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.4% 138th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lehighton Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 403 162nd 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $147,576 73rd $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $27,004 31st $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,160 85th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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