Demographics

People

Total Population4,536
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens17.2%
Employed Population 16+2,339
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married46%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher30.3%
Median Earnings25+$37,014
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,378

Wealth

Median Family Income$78,952
% Above Poverty Level92.1%
% Below Poverty Level7.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone31.2%
Median Gross Rent$683
Median House Value$147,100

Ancestry

Italian39.2%
Polish25.7%
Irish25.5%
German11.7%
Slovak9.6%
Welsh5.6%
Russian5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.4%
English4.1%
Ukrainian2%
Scottish1.3%
Canadian0.6%
Slovene0.6%
Dutch0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Czech0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
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Jessup Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lackawanna County
Standard Zip Codes18434
Phone Area Codes570
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.46
Approximate Longitude-75.55

Jessup Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 34 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationHAWLEY 1 E
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp13 to 34 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 61 F
Annual Precip41.6 inches
StationFRANCIS E WALTER DAM
Distance25.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Archbald7,004$74,375
Blakely6,372$68,406
Jermyn2,177$65,125
Olyphant5,127$70,987
Throop3,982$57,423

Jessup Private Schools

Lasalle Academy
309 1st Ave
ZIP: 18434
Elementary
Total Enrollment 383
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