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Prospect Park is 12th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 6,470 137th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 0.7 253rd 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 8,853.2 12th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.4% 159th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.9% 110th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.2% 187th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.4% 133rd 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.5% 146th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 92.6% 96th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.0% 148th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 56th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.8% 93rd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 160th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 125th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 159th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 91.6% 94th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 50.1% 248th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.1% 116th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 2,703 199th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 37.6% 57th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,545 195th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.2% 138th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $183,900 77th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.5 65th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $29,100 80th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $70,996 32nd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.4% 187th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Prospect Park Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 352 167th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $33,072 166th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $5,160 159th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,745 146th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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