The Borough of Shickshinny had a population of 734 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Shickshinny is located at latitude 41.1542 and longitude -76.1509 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Shickshinny (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 515 feet.
The Borough of Shickshinny (GNIS ID: 1215408) 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 Shickshinny 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||734|
|Population in Familes||559|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||440 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||175 (39.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||152 (34.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||113 (25.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$74,728|
|Average Home Value||$86,000|
|Median Household Income||$30,610|
|Average Household Income||$44,294|
|Per Capita Income||$19,733|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.29%|
|Per Capita Income||0.81%|
The table below compares Shickshinny 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||# 1131||36th|
|Population Density1||# 812||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 979||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 1716||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1577||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.