The Borough of Jessup had a population of 4,783 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Jessup is located at latitude 41.454 and longitude -75.543 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Jessup (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.
The Borough of Jessup (GNIS ID: 1215322) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jessup population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||4,781|
|Population in Familes||3,776|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,196 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,431 (65.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||617 (28.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||148 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,643|
|Average Home Value||$169,829|
|Median Household Income||$51,934|
|Average Household Income||$65,603|
|Per Capita Income||$28,099|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.33%|
The table below compares Jessup to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 271||85th|
|Population Density1||# 1236||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 801||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 755||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 568||68th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.