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Jacobus, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Jacobus had a population of 1,861 as of July 1, 2019. Jacobus ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Jacobus is located at latitude 39.8832 and longitude -76.7105 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Jacobus encompass a land area of 0.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 659 feet.

The Borough of Jacobus (GNIS ID: 1215749) 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.


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Jacobus, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Jacobus, PA Housing Affordability Index is 210
State of Pennsylvania Housing Affordability Index is 131
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Jacobus, PA Wealth Index is 123
State of Pennsylvania Wealth Index is 99
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,861
Population in Households 1,857
Population in Familes 1,643
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density 2,000
Diversity Index1 29
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $85,412
Average Household Income $100,102
Per Capita Income $36,497
Wealth Index3 123

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 682 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 569 (83.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 96 (14.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 2.5%)
Median Home Value $187,687
Housing Affordability Index2 210
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 665
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 524
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.12% 0.16%
Households 0.03% 0.12%
Families -0.04% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Jacobus, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jacobus to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 677 62nd
Population Density # 679 61st
Diversity Index # 377 79th
Median Household Income # 122 93rd
Per Capita Income # 285 84th

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