The Borough of Dickson City had a population of 6,140 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Dickson City is located at latitude 41.4683 and longitude -75.6358 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Dickson City (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 768 feet.
The Borough of Dickson City (GNIS ID: 1215319) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dickson City: Dickson, Priceburg, Priceville.
|Population in Households||6,127|
|Population in Familes||4,652|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Median Household Income||$46,966|
|Average Household Income||$61,400|
|Per Capita Income||$27,267|
|Total Housing Units||2,980 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,701 (57.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,021 (34.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||258 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$163,529|
|Average Home Value||$177,807|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.25%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
The table below compares Dickson City to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 196||89th|
|Population Density||# 932||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 508||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 1163||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 821||53rd|
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