Also See: Hughestown, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Hughestown had a population of 1,465 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hughestown is located at latitude 41.327 and longitude -75.7732 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Hughestown encompass a land area of 0.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.
The Borough of Hughestown (GNIS ID: 1215393) 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||1,465 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,459 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,174 (80.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$65,120|
|Average Household Income||$79,125|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,951|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||689 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||543 (78.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||104 (15.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||42 ( 6.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,325|
|Average Home Value||$152,993|
|Housing Affordability Index3||218|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.27%|
|Per Capita Income||0.4%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.18%|
The table below compares Hughestown 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||# 776||56th|
|Population Density||# 813||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 473||73rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1055||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 383||78th|
|Diversity Index||# 743||58th|
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