The Borough of Throop had a population of 4,144 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,170|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,043|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||4,213|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.02|
|Population in Households||4,141|
|Population in Familes||3,255|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$47,901|
|Average Household Income||$56,053|
|Per Capita Income||$24,201|
|Total Housing Units||1,968 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,251 (63.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||537 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||180 ( 9.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,085|
|Average Home Value||$166,127|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.98%|
The table below compares Throop to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 325||82nd|
|Population Density||# 1157||34th|
|Diversity Index||# 675||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1067||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1145||35th|
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