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The Borough of Throop had a population of 4,117 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Throop is located at latitude 41.4515 and longitude -75.6119 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Throop encompass a land area of 4.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.
The Borough of Throop (GNIS ID: 1215330) 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||4,117 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,114 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||3,224 (78.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$53,438|
|Average Household Income||$63,134|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,635|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,997 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,249 (62.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||553 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||195 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,446|
|Average Home Value||$159,968|
|Housing Affordability Index3||218|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.05%|
The table below compares Throop 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||# 332||81st|
|Population Density||# 1150||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 970||45th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1056||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1012||43rd|
|Diversity Index||# 622||65th|
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