The Borough of Sussex had a population of 2,183 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sussex: Decker Town, Deckertown.
|Population in Households||2,138|
|Population in Familes||1,646|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45|
|Median Household Income||$47,818|
|Average Household Income||$60,580|
|Per Capita Income||$26,359|
|Total Housing Units||1,025 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||317 (30.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||605 (59.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||103 (10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$228,333|
|Average Home Value||$239,038|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.41%|
|Per Capita Income||3.58%|
The table below compares Sussex to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 391||28th|
|Population Density||# 180||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 329||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 495||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 485||11th|
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