The Borough of Throop had a population of 4,118 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Throop is located at latitude 41.4382 and longitude -75.5927 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Throop (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.
The Borough of Throop (GNIS ID: 1215330) 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 Throop 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||4,115|
|Population in Familes||3,237|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,963 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,242 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||538 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||183 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,701|
|Average Home Value||$162,882|
|Median Household Income||$45,077|
|Average Household Income||$53,381|
|Per Capita Income||$23,090|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.17%|
The table below compares Throop 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||# 328||81st|
|Population Density1||# 1162||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 686||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 1100||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1163||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.