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Population in 2012: 2,779 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.0%
 

Males: 1,420  (51.1%)
Females: 1,359  (48.9%)

Median resident age:  42.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18706.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,995 (it was $30,592 in 2000)
Ashley:

$38,995
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,615

Ashley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $75,126 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
Ashley:

$75,126
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $84,850; Detached houses: $91,475; Townhouses or other attached units: $66,389; Mobile homes: $82,057

Median gross rent in 2012: $676.

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  • White alone - 2,620 (93.9%)
  • Hispanic - 67 (2.4%)
  • Black alone - 59 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 33 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.07%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.04%)

Races in Ashley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ashley: 95.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Polish (22.5%), Irish (17.8%), German (8.6%), Italian (8.5%), Slovak (8.5%), English (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/05/1870

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 3,011 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Ashley:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashley borough:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 40.7%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

23 residents are foreign born

This borough:  0.8%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,160 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $768 (1.5%)

Ashley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (18.2 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (93.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Wilkes-Barre Township, PA (1.4 miles ), Sugar Notch borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Wilkes-Barre, PA (1.5 miles ), Laurel Run borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Plymouth borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Warrior Run borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Larksville borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Edwardsville borough, PA (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 41.21 N, Longitude: 75.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

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Property values in Ashley, PA


 

Crime rates in Ashley by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.036.30.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0010100000
per 100,000 0.00.035.50.036.30.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1200100110
per 100,000 34.969.50.00.036.30.00.037.437.90.0
Burglaries 61030301094
per 100,000 209.3347.5106.60.0108.90.037.20.0340.7149.8
Thefts 1032292216102014713
per 100,000 348.81111.91030.2788.8580.8366.6743.2524.0265.0486.9
Auto thefts 6223265741
per 100,000 209.369.571.0107.672.6219.9185.8262.0151.437.5
Arson 0100000000
per 100,000 0.034.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 54.591.967.741.887.333.649.151.456.334.3

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Crime rate in Ashley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.36
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Ashley, Pennsylvania accommodation, waste management, health care - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -376 (-11.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Ashley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Ashley borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 34.8 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashley-area historical earthquake activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.6 miles away from Ashley center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from Ashley center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Luzerne County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Eusebius J. Beltran - Roman Catholic archbishop, Russell Johnson - Television actor, John Tewksbury - (1876-1968), track and field athlete, George Alusik - Baseball player, Martin L. Murray - Politician, Stanley Meholchick - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Ashley:

  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE SKILLED NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • LITTLE FLOWER MANOR OF DIOCESE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Ashley, PA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashley:

  • Wilkes University (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,593)
  • King's College (about 3 miles; Wilkes Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,022)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 6 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 3,717)
  • University of Scranton (about 19 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 4,839)
  • Marywood University (about 21 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,591)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 33 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 8,552)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 41 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,251)

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Notable locations in Ashley: Franklin Junction (A), Rescue Hose Company 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sugar Notch Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Luzerne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.0. This is about average.
City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0418. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0418
U.S.:

0.3342
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.80
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.8
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.33
U.S.:

9.59


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.9%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  60.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ashley, PA

44 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

Ashley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

Ashley, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Ashley (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Ashley Branch at 23 North Main Street, branch established on 1957/06/17. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ashley travel time to work - commute


Ashley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Ashley borough (based on Luzerne County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.22%
Here60.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of Christ
Adherents69.0%10.2%5.1%2.3%2.0%
Congregations29.8%19.3%7.2%6.9%5.2%
NameJewishAssemblies of GodEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents1.8%1.2%1.2%0.8%6.4%
Congregations1.7%3.3%2.8%3.0%20.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 65
Luzerne County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Luzerne County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 96
Here:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 294
Here:

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Luzerne County:

9.6%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$266
Other Government Administration 1$3,029$36,3487$2,601
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,817$40,9024$3,777
Police - Other 0$0 5$2,750
Streets and Highways 1$3,611$43,3320$0
Health 0$0 2$489
Solid Waste Management 1$2,236$26,8322$2,227
Totals for Government 5$15,693$37,66321$12,110

Ashley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $576,000 ($207.27)
    Regular Highways: $214,000 ($77.01)
    Police Protection: $210,000 ($75.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($50.38)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($49.66)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($18.35)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($10.44)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($6.12)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($4.32)
    Housing & Community Development: $12,000 ($4.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($3.96)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($1.44)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $324,000 ($116.59)

Ashley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $155,000 ($55.78)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($46.42)
    All Other: $20,000 ($7.20)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($3.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($5.76)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($16.91)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $207,000 ($74.49)
    Property: $119,000 ($42.82)
    NEC: $42,000 ($15.11)

Ashley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $96,000 ($34.54)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $109,000 ($39.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $89,000 ($32.03)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $116,000 ($41.74)

Ashley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($6.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($16.91)

3.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lackawanna County, PA  0.40% ($33,529 average AGI)
from Columbia County, PA  0.17% ($30,034)
from Schuylkill County, PA  0.14% ($31,690)


3.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,456 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($223 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lackawanna County, PA  0.35% ($39,731 average AGI)
to Columbia County, PA  0.20% ($30,057)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.19% ($31,150)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashley:

  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • W68CE (Channel 68; SHICKSHINNY, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Ashley, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 28
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 47
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Ashley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14
Total length: 48 meters (157ft)
Total costs: $3,000
Total average daily traffic: 178,796
Total average daily truck traffic: 24,320

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 9
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ashley, PA


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Christopher B Page, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, Atcfaa-Fccmidwest@americantower.Com, 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE STE 700
  • Tim McDougall, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 6175857600, , 116 HUNTINGTON AVE, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • VIELKA M GABRIEL, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 9194656649, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • VIelka M Gabriel, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 9194656649, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • Tamie Ramsey, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 9194656649, Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • Frederick E Cannady, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 9194680112, Fred.Cannady@spectrasite.Com, 400 REGENCY FOREST DRIVE, SUITE 400
  • Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m
    Registrant: 6103411809, , 5 RADNOR CORPORATE CTR., STE 454

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Ashley PA 1, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 257.6 m, Overall height: 258.8 m, Call Sign: WQII819
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10715.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/21/2008, Expiration Date: 02/21/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: REILLY MICHAEL J RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 141RV , Serial Number: 24819, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Reilly, 48 Mary St, Ashley, PA 18706



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$74,2228$41,50019$70,1057$13,8570$07$39,5713$14,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$74,0004$46,0000$01$15,0000$00$01$26,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$93,0006$38,33311$62,7274$21,0001$92,0001$30,0002$29,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$010$84,8000$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2151.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$61,0001$73,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$156,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2151.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

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