The Borough of Cressona had a population of 1,679 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Cressona is located at latitude 40.6304 and longitude -76.1939 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Cressona (see map below) encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 591 feet.
The Borough of Cressona (GNIS ID: 1215546) 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 Cressona 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||1,679|
|Population in Familes||1,413|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||720 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||496 (68.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||173 (24.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$102,941|
|Average Home Value||$125,806|
|Median Household Income||$52,976|
|Average Household Income||$60,070|
|Per Capita Income||$23,935|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Cressona 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||# 723||59th|
|Population Density1||# 798||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 762||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 681||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1037||41st|
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