The Borough of Sussex had a population of 2,192 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Sussex is located at latitude 41.2099 and longitude -74.6065 in Sussex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sussex (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Sussex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 443 feet.
The Borough of Sussex (GNIS ID: 885414) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sussex population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sussex: Decker Town, Deckertown.
|Daytime Population: Workers||588|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,181|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,769|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.81|
|Population in Households||2,147|
|Population in Familes||1,644|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45|
|Median Household Income||$45,160|
|Average Household Income||$56,182|
|Per Capita Income||$24,504|
|Total Housing Units||1,028 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||321 (31.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||605 (58.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$224,653|
|Average Home Value||$238,785|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Sussex to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 392||28th|
|Population Density||# 179||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 327||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 498||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 493||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.