Wind Gap, PA Population

Population: 2,812. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,827 (+0.5% change)
Males: 1,321 (47.0%), Females: 1,491 (53.0%)

Northampton County

Zip code: 18091

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $35,030
Median house value: $114,800

Races in Wind Gap:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (25.1%), Italian (16.1%), Irish (11.2%), English (7.0%), Dutch (7.0%), Polish (6.4%).

Elevation: 752 feet

Land area: 1.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wind Gap

  • High school or higher: 71.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wind Gap borough

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

4.8% Foreign born (4.1% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+1.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wind Gap:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wind Gap:

  • LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL (about 17 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; Abbreviation: ABE)
  • WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON INTL (about 45 miles; WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON, PA; Abbreviation: AVP)
  • TRENTON MERCER (about 53 miles; TRENTON, NJ; Abbreviation: TTN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wind Gap:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wind Gap:

  • LAFAYETTE COLLEGE (about 13 miles; EASTON, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,218)
  • NORTHAMPTON COUNTY AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,128)
  • EAST STROUDSBURG UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 17 miles; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,985)
  • LEHIGH UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,725)
  • MUHLENBERG COLLEGE (about 24 miles; Allentown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,334)
  • LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,145)
  • KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 40 miles; KUTZTOWN, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,101)
Private high school in Wind Gap:

  • BUSHKILL TWP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 3; Location: 1502 BUSHKILL CENTER RD; Grades: 5 – 12)

 

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