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The Borough of Sussex had a population of 1,927 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Sussex is located at latitude 41.2098 and longitude -74.6077 in Sussex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sussex 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 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sussex: Decker Town, Deckertown.
|Total Population||1,927 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,913 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||1,457 (75.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||14 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$58,183|
|Average Household Income||$82,814|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||21%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,304|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,010 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||372 (36.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||519 (51.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$233,197|
|Average Home Value||$244,624|
|Housing Affordability Index3||86|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.29%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.64%|
The table below compares Sussex to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 464||34th|
|Population Density||# 240||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 640||9th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 165||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 561||20th|
|Diversity Index||# 352||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.
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