The Borough of Sussex had a population of 2,147 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sussex: Decker Town, Deckertown.
|Population in Households||2,102|
|Population in Familes||1,605|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,034 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||316 (30.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||599 (57.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$223,649|
|Average Home Value||$233,149|
|Median Household Income||$45,353|
|Average Household Income||$55,221|
|Per Capita Income||$24,320|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||0.59%|
The table below compares Sussex to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 396||28th|
|Population Density1||# 184||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 330||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 497||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.