Ashley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 2,751 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 
Males: 1,414  (51.4%)
Females: 1,337  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18706.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,180 (it was $30,592 in 2000)
Ashley:

$40,180
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,774 (it was $17,676 in 2000)

Ashley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,336 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
Ashley:

$74,336
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $84,884; Detached houses: $89,412; Townhouses or other attached units: $55,585; Mobile homes: $58,984

Median gross rent in 2013: $708.

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  • Races in Ashley, PA (2010)

    Ashley races chart
    • 2,62093.9%White alone
    • 672.4%Hispanic
    • 592.1%Black alone
    • 331.2%Two or more races
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 20.07%Other race alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ashley: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (22.9%), Irish (17.8%), German (10.8%), Italian (8.7%), Slovak (6.6%), English (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/05/1870

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 2,981 people per square mile   (average).

Ashley,PA real estate house value index trend

Ashley, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Ashley:

  • High school or higher: 88.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashley borough:

  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

26 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,134 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $928 (1.7%)

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

Ashley household income distribution Ashley home values distribution

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 100,000 348.81,111.91,030.2788.8580.8366.6743.2524.0265.0486.9
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 index (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 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.72
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -376 (-11.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Ashley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashley, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ashley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 26% smaller 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 near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.4 miles away from the city center
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 Ashley center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 234.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 251.9 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 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 274.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashley topographic map

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 and 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)
  • ST LUKES VILLA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-SUMMIT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE VNA OF LUZ (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EDWARDSVILLE, PA)
  • PREFERRED HH CARE CORPORATION (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashley:

  • Wilkes University (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 6 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Misericordia University (about 10 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 19 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 21 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 32 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

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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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 88.8. This is about average.

City:

88.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.0807. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0807
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.58. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.769. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.769
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.41
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.3% for Black 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
44 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

Ashley, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Ashley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Ashley travel time to work - commute Ashley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • 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)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic138,00075
Mainline Protestant31,734142
Evangelical Protestant12,502108
Other5,13417
Orthodox1,66712
Black Protestant1181
None131,763-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs 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.
State:

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
Luzerne County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.6%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
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$798
Other Government Administration 1$5,239$62,86810$7,806
Police Protection - Officers 2$11,791$70,7466$11,335
Police - Other 0$0 7$8,253
Streets and Highways 1$6,246$74,9520$0
Health 0$0 3$1,468
Solid Waste Management 1$3,867$46,4043$6,684
Totals for Government 5$27,143$65,14330$36,344

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $576,000 ($209.38)
    Regular Highways: $214,000 ($77.79)
    Police Protection: $210,000 ($76.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($50.89)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($50.16)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($18.54)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($10.54)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($6.18)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($4.36)
    Housing & Community Development: $12,000 ($4.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($4.00)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($1.45)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $324,000 ($117.78)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $155,000 ($56.34)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($46.89)
    All Other: $20,000 ($7.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($3.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($5.82)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($17.08)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $207,000 ($75.25)
    Property: $119,000 ($43.26)
    NEC: $42,000 ($15.27)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $96,000 ($34.90)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $109,000 ($39.62)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $89,000 ($32.35)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $116,000 ($42.17)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($6.18)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($17.08)

3.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,470 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($458 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lackawanna County, PA  0.41% ($33,801 average AGI)
from Columbia County, PA  0.17% ($35,230)
from Schuylkill County, PA  0.17% ($28,378)


3.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,092 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.51%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($325 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lackawanna County, PA  0.36% ($35,214 average AGI)
to Columbia County, PA  0.16% ($28,552)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.14% ($28,678)

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.)
Ashley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ashley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 48m157ftTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 178,796Total average daily traffic
  • 24,320Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 91960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
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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