The Borough of Moosic had a population of 5,837 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Moosic is located at latitude 41.356 and longitude -75.7047 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Moosic (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 636 feet.
The Borough of Moosic (GNIS ID: 1215324) 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 Moosic 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||5,812|
|Population in Familes||4,824|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,523 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,837 (72.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||564 (22.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||122 ( 4.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$164,477|
|Average Home Value||$248,598|
|Median Household Income||$52,019|
|Average Household Income||$81,771|
|Per Capita Income||$33,730|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.46%|
|Per Capita Income||2.05%|
The table below compares Moosic 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||# 209||88th|
|Population Density1||# 1125||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 500||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 748||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 222||87th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.