The Borough of Hughestown had a population of 1,460 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Hughestown is located at latitude 41.3291 and longitude -75.7697 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Hughestown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.
The Borough of Hughestown (GNIS ID: 1215393) 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 Hughestown 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||1,454|
|Population in Familes||1,175|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||682 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||521 (76.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||121 (17.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 ( 5.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,861|
|Average Home Value||$136,276|
|Median Household Income||$54,045|
|Average Household Income||$70,830|
|Per Capita Income||$31,236|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.39%|
The table below compares Hughestown 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||# 783||56th|
|Population Density1||# 819||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 978||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 616||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 332||81st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.