The Borough of Shickshinny had a population of 729 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Shickshinny is located at latitude 41.1531 and longitude -76.1502 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Shickshinny encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 515 feet.
The Borough of Shickshinny (GNIS ID: 1215408) 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||729 (100%)|
|Population in Households||729 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||553 (75.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$34,415|
|Average Household Income||$48,676|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,767|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||440 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||191 (43.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||135 (30.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||114 (25.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$76,376|
|Average Home Value||$113,089|
|Housing Affordability Index3||215|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.82%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.73%|
The table below compares Shickshinny 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||# 1124||36th|
|Population Density||# 811||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 1685||4th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1019||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1597||9th|
|Diversity Index||# 781||56th|
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