Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 5,100 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 2,223  (43.6%)
Females: 2,877  (56.4%)
Median resident age:  46.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18411.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $59,850 (it was $45,298 in 2000)
Clarks Summit:

$59,850
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,094 (it was $25,080 in 2000)

Clarks Summit borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $176,453 (it was $119,600 in 2000)
Clarks Summit:

$176,453
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $197,721; Detached houses: $198,809; Townhouses or other attached units: $364,489; In 2-unit structures: $112,415

Median gross rent in 2013: $614.

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  • Races in Clarks Summit, PA (2010)

    Clarks Summit races chart
    • 4,90895.9%White alone
    • 731.4%Hispanic
    • 591.2%Asian alone
    • 310.6%Black alone
    • 320.6%Two or more races
    • 110.2%Other race alone
    • 20.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clarks Summit: 95.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (22.2%), German (20.2%), Polish (10.5%), Italian (10.4%), English (7.2%), Welsh (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/30/1911

Elevation: 1460 feet

Land area: 1.60 square miles.

Population density: 3,190 people per square mile   (average).

Clarks Summit,PA real estate house value index trend

Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Clarks Summit:

  • High school or higher: 97.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clarks Summit borough:

  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

141 residents are foreign born (1.7% Asia, 1.3% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This borough:

2.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Clarks Summit to the number of sex offenders is 569 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,079 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,229 (2.4%)

Clarks Summit satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (6.0 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (95.0 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (103.1 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Clarks Green borough, PA (0.8 miles ), Glenburn, PA (1.3 miles ), Chinchilla, PA (1.4 miles ), Waverly, PA (1.5 miles ), Dalton borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Dickson City borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Throop borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Blakely borough, PA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 41.49 N, Longitude: 75.70 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,629 (+31.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 524 (22.0%)

Area code: 570

Clarks Summit household income distribution Clarks Summit home values distribution

Property values in Clarks Summit, PA


Crime rates in Clarks Summit by Year
Type 2001 2008 2009 2012 2013
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 10100
per 100,000 14.80.015.40.00.0
Assaults 41217
per 100,000 59.215.330.815.2106.3
Burglaries 6312109
per 100,000 88.845.9184.9151.7136.6
Thefts 3345423129
per 100,000 488.2689.1647.1470.1440.2
Auto thefts 02110
per 100,000 0.030.615.415.20.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.9) 41.235.649.833.047.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Clarks Summit detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.76
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -452 (-8.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Information (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania average temperatures Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania average precipitation Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania humidity Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania wind speed Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania snowfall Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania sunshine Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Clarks Summit-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the Clarks Summit borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 34.1 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clarks Summit-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% 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 183.7 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 82.3 miles away from Clarks Summit 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 230.2 miles away from the city 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 243.0 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 82.2 miles away from Clarks Summit center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 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 Lackawanna County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clarks Summit topographic map

Main business address for: COMM BANCORP INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Clarks Summit:

  • CLARKS SUMMIT STATE HOSP (provides emergency services, 1451 HILLSIDE DR)
  • ALLIED SERVICES HOME HEALTH (100 ABINGTON EXECUTIVE PARK)
  • ASERACARE HOME HEALTH (749 NORTHERN BOULEVARD)
  • BAYADA NURSES, INC (233 NORTHERN BOULEVARD SUITE 5)
  • CAREGIVERS AMERICA HOME HEALTH SERVICES (718 SOUTH STATE STREET)
  • CLINICAL HM HLTH CARE INC (301 WEST GROVE STREET)
  • ABINGTON MANOR (100 EDELLA ROAD)

College/University in Clarks Summit:

  • Baptist Bible College & Seminary of Pennsylvania (Full-time enrollment: 774; Location: 538 Venard Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bbc.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarks Summit:

  • Marywood University (about 6 miles; Scranton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,959)
  • University of Scranton (about 7 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Misericordia University (about 18 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • King's College (about 20 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 20 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 26 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 44 miles; Vestal, NY; FT enrollment: 15,096)

Public high schools in Clarks Summit:

Private high school in Clarks Summit:

  • LOURDESMONT SCHOOL (Students: 67; Location: 537 VENARD RD; Grades: 7 - 12)
See full list of schools located in Clarks Summit, School District: ABINGTON HEIGHTS SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Clarks Summit:

  • ABINGTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $701,757; Location: 1200 WEST GROVE STREET; 71,914 books; 5,679 audio materials; 4,933 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 193 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • In 2005, The Baptist High School and Summit Baptist Academy merged to form Summit Christian Academy providing a pre-school through twelfth grade educational program for 175 students.

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Notable location: Clarks Summit Fire Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: Insalaco Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Clarks Summit: COMM BANCORP INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Beechwood Residential Suites (1101 Northern Boulevard Uppr), Hampton Inn (890 Northern Boulevard), Comfort Inn Clarks Summit (811 Northern Boulevard), Four Winds Lodge (200 Johnson Road), Hampton Inn Clarks Summit-Scranton (890 Northern Boulevard), Cristallo Cafe (Routes 6 & 11).

Lackawanna 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 88.1. This is about average.

City:

88.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.0807. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 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 5.5 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 5.6 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 5.5 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 5.5 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 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.41
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarks Summit and their reported violations in the past:

CLARKS SUMMIT STATE HOSPITAL (Population served: 747, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
LAHEY FAMILY FUN PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SCHULTZVILLE DELI (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
ROSSIS MARKET (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
OLD MILWAUKIE CAFE AND BAKERY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2006), St Boil Water Order (AUG-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2006), St Site Visit (enforcement) (AUG-16-2006)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 10 regular monitoring violations
VILLAGE GROCERY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LENOX CONVENIENT SUNOCO (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarks Summit that have no violations reported:

  • SUMMIT HILLS GOLF CLUB (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SCRANTON CANOE CLUB (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TERRACE GARDEN CAFE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.8%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Clarks Summit compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Clarks Summit (2011 data):

  • The Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank: Morgan Highway Branch at Morgan Highway, State Route 307, branch established on 1995/12/04; Clarks Summit State Hospital Branch at 1451 Hillside Drive, branch established on 1998/03/02. Info updated 2011/01/21: Bank assets: $606.3 mil, Deposits: $515.8 mil, headquarters in Dunmore, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity D&D Bancorp, Inc.
  • Citizens Savings Bank: at 500 South State Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $329.7 mil, Deposits: $279.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Clarks Summit Branch at 915 Northern Blvd, branch established on 1998/04/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Penn Security Bank and Trust Company: Clarks Summit Branch at Us Routes 6 & 11 & Sumner Ave, branch established on 1984/12/17. Info updated 2009/05/19: Bank assets: $921.0 mil, Deposits: $720.5 mil, headquarters in Scranton, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Penseco Financial Services Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Abington Branch at 207 South State Street, branch established on 1949/03/31. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Wayne Bank: Clarks Summit Branch at 651 Northern Boulevard, branch established on 1989/11/20. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $667.4 mil, Deposits: $527.0 mil, headquarters in Honesdale, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Norwood Financial Corp.
  • Community Bank, National Association: Clarks Summitt - S. State Street Bra at 931 South State Street, branch established on 2005/05/16. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • Peoples Neighborhood Bank: Glenburn Branch at 1105 Gravel Pond Road, branch established on 2008/10/02. Info updated 2011/01/20: Bank assets: $620.8 mil, Deposits: $494.3 mil, headquarters in Hallstead, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Financial Services Corp.
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Community Bank & Trust Company Bank at 125 North State Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania:

  • Inn At Nichols Village, 1101 Northern Blvd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 , Phone: (570) 587-1135, Fax: (570) 586-7140
  • Ramada Plaza Hotel, 820 Northern Blvd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 , Phone: (570) 586-2730
  • Hampton Inn, 890 Northern Blvd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 , Phone: (570) 586-1515, Fax: (570) 586-5252
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Clarks Summit travel time to work - commute Clarks Summit mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Clarks Summit borough (based on Lackawanna County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic96,14058
Mainline Protestant18,72872
Evangelical Protestant11,04758
Other4,71013
Orthodox2,52615
Black Protestant5692
None80,717-
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: 42
Lackawanna County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 29
Lackawanna County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Lackawanna County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

9.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lackawanna County:

25.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
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 2$1,320
Other Government Administration 1$3,908$46,89610$5,489
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$808
Police Protection - Officers 6$25,359$50,7183$4,254
Police - Other 1$2,595$31,1400$0
Streets and Highways 6$22,505$45,0100$0
Totals for Government 14$54,367$46,60018$11,871

Clarks Summit government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $574,000 ($112.55)
    Police Protection: $551,000 ($108.04)
    Sewerage: $531,000 ($104.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000 ($51.18)
    General - Other: $151,000 ($29.61)
    Central Staff Services: $138,000 ($27.06)
    Fire Protection: $78,000 ($15.29)
    General Public Buildings: $70,000 ($13.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $41,000 ($8.04)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($7.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000 ($3.92)
    Housing & Community Development: $15,000 ($2.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $13,000 ($2.55)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($0.98)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($1.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $688,000 ($134.90)

Clarks Summit government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $529,000 ($103.73)
    Parking Facilities: $15,000 ($2.94)
    All Other: $10,000 ($1.96)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $62,000 ($12.16)
    Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($8.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $99,000 ($19.41)
    All Other: $82,000 ($16.08)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.39)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $679,000 ($133.14)
    Property: $621,000 ($121.76)
    NEC: $174,000 ($34.12)

Clarks Summit government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $250,000 ($49.02)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $669,000 ($131.18)

3.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,015 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($398 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Luzerne County, PA  0.55% ($35,214 average AGI)
from Wayne County, PA  0.33% ($37,330)
from Wyoming County, PA  0.19% ($41,178)


3.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,758 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.79%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Luzerne County, PA  0.62% ($33,801 average AGI)
to Wayne County, PA  0.26% ($35,798)
to Susquehanna County, PA  0.15% ($34,320)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clarks Summit:

  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WKJN (1440 AM; 5 kW; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WICK (1400 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANCOM, INC.)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WQOR (750 AM; daytime; 2 kW; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clarks Summit:

  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, 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)
  • WCWI (94.3 FM; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WQFN (100.1 FM; FOREST CITY, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Clarks Summit:

  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W26CD (Channel 26; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W51BP (Channel 51; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W19AR (Channel 19; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48AQ (Channel 48; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC'L. TV ASSN.)
  • W14CO (Channel 14; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WSKG-TV (Channel 46; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W18BN (Channel 18; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH TELECASTERS)
Clarks Summit fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Clarks Summit fatal accident list:

Dec 5, 1990 11:15 AM, 6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 1987 08:42 PM, Sr40240020, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 12, 1978 08:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 15, 1977 11:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1976 09:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 6, 1975 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • 31,551Total average daily traffic
  • 1,834Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,196Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clarks Summit)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Clarks Summit, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 1.6 Mi N Of Pa Tpke On Keyser Creek Rd (Lat: 41.458111 Lon: -75.702389), Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WNTM463
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.293 MHz, 952.293 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/25/1992, Expiration Date: 02/25/1997, Cancellation Date: 01/19/1995
    Registrant: Phone: (919) 545-2223
  • Abington Executive Park (Lat: 41.472556 Lon: -75.707111), Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WPNI842
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/23/1997, Expiration Date: 08/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2001
    Registrant: Phone: (717) 586-3070
  • CLARKS GREEN TANK, Highland Avenue & Glenburn Road (Lat: 41.502778 Lon: -75.701944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WPRU567
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.268 MHz, 941.268 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/08/2010, Expiration Date: 02/02/2021, Certifier: Bruce Juergens
    Registrant: American Water, 1025 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043, Phone: (856) 346-8200, Fax: (856) 346-8372, Email:
  • PA0008, West Mountain Rd. (090208) (Lat: 41.436139 Lon: -75.725278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122.8 m, Overall height: 123.7 m, Call Sign: WQMQ263
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 17770.0 MHz, 23030.0 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan Mieszala
    Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clarks Summit)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clarks Summit)
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 ORIGINATED23$156,52151$158,434179$175,74122$77,9222$246,13010$89,4491$182,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$131,6853$243,8939$120,2440$00$01$116,8400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$149,1635$216,24845$173,7487$84,8240$02$239,9050$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$138,8676$122,42739$176,9788$96,3690$03$131,5230$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$399,3609$158,2331$74,7000$01$94,8100$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1105.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$171,2687$192,6341$173,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$159,9370$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$104,3902$156,1050$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$96,7300$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1105.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Businesses in Clarks Summit, PA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1Ramada1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Comfort Inn1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
Econo Lodge1Talbots1
FedEx4True Value1
H&R Block1UPS2
Hilton1Waffle House1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
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