Bangor Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Bangor: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America

About

Bangor is a city located in the county of Northampton in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,273 and a population density of 3,469 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,210 inhabitants.

The city was created 147 years ago in 1874.

Bangor Quick Facts

Population : 5,210 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Northampton County
Postal code : 18013, 18010
Area : 1.52 km2
Named for : Bangor
Altitude : 1,775 feet / 541 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1875 (147 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 07:30:00 (22nd May 2022)
Density : 3,428 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.21% (2010-2020)
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Location of Bangor on Pennsylvania map.
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Geography

Bangor is located at 40°51'56"N 75°12'24"W (40.8656500, -75.2065700).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bangor decreased by 1.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,273 - census
2011 5,248 -0.48% estimation process
2012 5,244 -0.08% estimation process
2013 5,230 -0.27% estimation process
2014 5,229 -0.02% estimation process
2015 5,204 -0.48% estimation process
2016 5,207 0.06% estimation process
2017 5,221 0.27% estimation process
2018 5,239 0.34% estimation process
2019 5,228 -0.21% estimation process
2020 5,210 -0.35% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 26,281
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 25,179
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 26,305
April 1, 2010 Population : 25,058
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.1%
People over 65 (%) : 16.6%
Female persons, % : 51.4%
White only, percent : 89.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 3.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,979
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.3%

Bangor zip code is 18013. County name: Northampton, County fips: 42095

Bangor, Бангор

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $139,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,116
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $359
2015-2019 median gross rent : $788
2015-2019 Households : 10,475
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.44
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 81,609
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,360,852
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 411,535
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,219
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,161
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,692
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,982
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,096
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 587
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 146
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,686
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 219
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,612
2010 population per square mile : 2,137.8
2010 land area in square miles : 11.72

People born in Bangor (5)

People born in Bangor, including politician Carl Henry Hoffman, politician Everett Kent, anthropologist Gladys Reichard, .

List

  • George Lakey (American activist, sociologist, and writer) he was born in 02/11/1937
  • Ronald C. Kichline (American football coach) he was born in 04/01/1895

Schools in Bangor

College & universities near Bangor, PA

Code Name City ZIP
216223 The Beauty Institute Stroudsburg (PA) 18360-1720
212115 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg (PA) 18301-2999
213385 Lafayette College Easton (PA) 18042-1768
451495 CDE Career Institute Tannersville (PA) 18372
245625 Warren County Community College Washington (NJ) 07882-4343

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bangor, PA

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL

Post offices near Bangor

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bangor Post Office Bangor (PA) 18013
Pen Argyl Post Office Pen Argyl (PA) 18072
Wind Ga Post Office Wind Gap (PA) 18091
Mount Bethel Post Office Mount Bethel (PA) 18343
Martins Creek Post Office Martins Creek (PA) 18063

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Bangor , Maine city in Penobscot County, Maine, USA with a population of 31,998 people.
  • Bangor , New York town in the state of New York, USA with a population of 2,249 people.
  • Bangor , Michigan city in Michigan, United States with a population of 2,087 people.
  • Bangor , Wisconsin village in La Crosse County, Wisconsin with a population of 644 people.

Other cities in Northampton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Northampton County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bethlehem 74,892 City in Lehigh and Northampton counties, Pennsylvania, USA
Easton 26,978 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lower Saucon 10,813 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Northampton 9,852 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Hellertown 5,820 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Nazareth 5,688 Borough in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Palmer Heights 3,762 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Pen Argyl 3,540 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Eastlawn Gardens 3,307 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
North Catasauqua 2,825 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bath 2,756 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Wind Gap 2,732 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Freemansburg 2,617 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Old Orchard 2,434 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Walnutport 2,115 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
East Bangor 1,624 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Bangor distances to largest Pennsylvania cities