The Borough of Jessup had a population of 4,729 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Jessup is located at latitude 41.4687 and longitude -75.5621 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Jessup encompass a land area of 6.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.
The Borough of Jessup (GNIS ID: 1215322) 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.
|Total Population||4,729 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,727 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||3,718 (78.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$57,615|
|Average Household Income||$81,716|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,407|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,213 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,423 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||626 (28.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||164 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$164,710|
|Average Home Value||$171,539|
|Housing Affordability Index3||183|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.38%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.13%|
The table below compares Jessup to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 284||84th|
|Population Density||# 1237||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 725||59th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 614||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 360||80th|
|Diversity Index||# 702||60th|
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