The Borough of Swoyersville had a population of 4,845 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Swoyersville is located at latitude 41.2975 and longitude -75.8799 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Swoyersville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 554 feet.
The Borough of Swoyersville (GNIS ID: 1215410) 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 Swoyersville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Swoyersville: Swouerville, Swoyerville.
|Population in Households||4,840|
|Population in Familes||3,862|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,429 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,644 (67.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||529 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||256 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,848|
|Average Home Value||$131,402|
|Median Household Income||$53,255|
|Average Household Income||$59,807|
|Per Capita Income||$26,846|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.25%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Swoyersville 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||# 267||85th|
|Population Density1||# 606||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1081||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 664||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 651||63rd|
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