Dallas, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,760 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 1,346  (48.8%)
Females: 1,414  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

41.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18612.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $74,018 (it was $48,696 in 2000)
Dallas:

$74,018
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,507 (it was $24,466 in 2000)

Dallas borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $176,281 (it was $117,100 in 2000)
Dallas:

$176,281
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $151,535; detached houses: $161,342; townhouses or other attached units: $103,207; in 2-unit structures: $88,789; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $188,016; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $156,139; mobile homes: $38,057

Median gross rent in 2017: $787.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dallas: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.4%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Dallas, PA (2010)
    • 2,69696.1%White alone
    • 391.4%Asian alone
    • 250.9%Hispanic
    • 220.8%Two or more races
    • 210.7%Black alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 70 registered sex offenders living in Dallas, Pennsylvania as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dallas is 39 to 1.


Crime rates in Dallas by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.9)
1
(36.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.8)
1
(40.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(119.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(80.6)
1
(40.5)
2
(80.7)
1
(35.5)
3
(106.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(143.7)
5
(179.9)
11
(398.3)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(238.8)
5
(199.2)
2
(80.2)
5
(201.5)
7
(283.7)
3
(121.1)
5
(177.7)
2
(71.3)
2
(71.2)
1
(35.6)
5
(179.6)
1
(36.0)
2
(72.4)
3
(109.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(1,393)
19
(757.0)
21
(842.4)
35
(1,411)
24
(972.8)
20
(807.4)
24
(853.2)
17
(605.6)
8
(284.9)
9
(320.7)
25
(898.0)
20
(719.7)
37
(1,340)
25
(908.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(39.8)
3
(119.5)
2
(80.2)
2
(80.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(106.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(71.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)75.689.657.893.179.056.956.550.624.915.3116.796.1138.346.9

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City-data.com crime index in Dallas, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Polish (19.4%), Irish (15.2%), German (13.4%), American (10.3%), Italian (8.0%), Welsh (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/21/1879

Elevation: 1128 feet

Land area: 2.29 square miles.

Population density: 1,206 people per square mile   (low).

Dallas, Pennsylvania map

102 residents are foreign born (0.5% Asia).

This borough:

3.7%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,316 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,474 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (16.4 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (101.7 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (101.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Back Mountain, PA (1.0 miles ),
Shavertown, PA (1.3 miles ),
Trucksville, PA (1.6 miles ),
Chase, PA (1.8 miles ),
Harveys Lake borough, PA (2.1 miles ),
Courtdale borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Luzerne borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Pringle borough, PA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 75.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +612 (+22.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 231 (14.6%)

Area code: 570

Distribution of median household income in Dallas, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dallas, PA in 2017
Dallas satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Dallas, PA
Historical housing units in Dallas, PA
Most common industries in Dallas, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Paper (3.9%)
  • Construction (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (7.0%)
  • Paper (6.5%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.9%)
  • Educational services (18.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Dallas, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Top executives (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (8.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.3%)

Average climate in Dallas, Pennsylvania

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Dallas, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.3. This is about average.

City:

72.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.71. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.71
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.151. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Dallas-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Dallas borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/6/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dallas-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 199.2 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 69.5 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 230.0 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 246.1 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 69.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 269.8 miles away from Dallas 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dallas topographic map

Main business address for: COMMONWEALTH TELEPHONE ENTERPRISES INC /NEW/ (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)).

Hospitals and medical centers in Dallas:

  • CARPENTER NSG HOME (P O BOX 357 RD #4 IDETOWN)
  • KINGSTON HEALTHCARE CENTER (RD 2 BOX 391)
  • LAKESIDE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (245 OLD LAKE ROAD)
  • MAPLE HILL NURSING HOME (RD 2)
  • MEADOWS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (4 EAST CENTER STREET)
  • MERCY CENTER NURSING UNIT INC (P O BOX 370, LAKE STREET)

College/University in Dallas:

  • Misericordia University (Full-time enrollment: 2,554; Location: 301 Lake St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.misericordia.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Dallas:

  • Wilkes University (about 8 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 8 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 10 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • University of Scranton (about 17 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 19 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 34 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 48 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

Public high school in Dallas:

  • DALLAS SHS (Students: 870, Location: 2030 CONYNGHAM AVENUE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dallas:

  • DALLAS EL SCH (Students: 747, Location: 2000 CONYNGHAM AVENUE, Grades: KG-5)
  • DALLAS MS (Students: 692, Location: 2020 CONYNGHAM AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
  • WYCALLIS EL SCH (Students: 445, Location: 2010 CONYNGHAM AVENUE, Grades: KG-5)
  • LEHMAN-JACKSON EL SCH (Location: 1237 MARKET ST, Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Dallas

Library in Dallas:

  • BACK MOUNTAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $574,788; Location: 96 HUNTSVILLE RD; 63,742 books; 7,303 audio materials; 3,369 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 156 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Main business address in Dallas: COMMONWEALTH TELEPHONE ENTERPRISES INC /NEW/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Adam Clay - Soccer player, Petie Behan - Baseball player.

Luzerne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

LUZERNE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS (Population served: 1,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PEN MART RUSSELL HILL (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
PEN MART DUNKIN DONUTS TUNK (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY CLUB APTS (Population served: 240, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2012)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
ST PAULS LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY VILLAGE MHP (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2012)
PEN MART PIKES CREEK (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
FUEL ON (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-03-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • IREM COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 800, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

68.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

4.4%
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

People in group quarters in Dallas in 2010:

  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in college/university student housing
25 people in nursing homes in 2000
15 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Dallas (2011 data):

  • The Luzerne Bank: Back Mountain Branch at 509 Main Road, branch established on 1998/01/05; Lake Office Branch at P. O. Box 59, branch established on 2008/11/15. Info updated 2011/08/10: Bank assets: $300.7 mil, Deposits: $263.5 mil, headquarters in Luzerne, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Luzerne National Bank Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Dallas Branch at 325 Memorial Highway, branch established on 1969/12/15. 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
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Dallas Branch at Route 309 And Upper Demunds Road, branch established on 1995/05/30. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Back Mountain at 30 Memorial Highway, branch established on 1995/10/30. 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
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Dallas Branch at 15 Main Street, branch established on 1953/05/18. 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

For population 15 years and over in Dallas:

Marital status in Dallas, PA
  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Dallas:

  • High school or higher: 97.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Dallas
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dallas, PA (based on Luzerne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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
Luzerne County:

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

63.9%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

67.1%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

26.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dallas:

18.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dallas:

7.3
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dallas:

35.3%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

68.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Dallas:

84.6%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dallas, PA Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 4$18,947$56,8412$1,738
Streets and Highways 2$6,379$38,2741$199
Other Government Administration 1$4,242$50,9047$1,382
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$573
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$29,568$50,68811$3,892

Dallas government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $78,000 ($28.26)
  • Current Operations - Housing and Community Development: $750,000 ($271.74)
    General - Other: $387,000 ($140.22)
    Police Protection: $281,000 ($101.81)
    Regular Highways: $228,000 ($82.61)
    Central Staff Services: $97,000 ($35.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $41,000 ($14.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($11.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($10.14)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($8.33)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($7.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($6.88)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $16,000 ($5.80)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $104,000 ($37.68)
    Benefit Payments: $39,000 ($14.13)
    Corporate Bonds: $19,000 ($6.88)
    Withdrawals: $4,000 ($1.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000 ($15.94)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($8.70)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $612,000 ($221.74)

Dallas government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $27,000 ($9.78)
    Other: $19,000 ($6.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($5.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($1.45)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $30,000 ($10.87)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $26,000 ($9.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000 ($7.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $39,000 ($14.13)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($4.71)
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000 ($2.90)
    Rents: $4,000 ($1.45)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($0.72)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $832,000 ($301.45)
    Highways: $65,000 ($23.55)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($1.81)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $393,000 ($142.39)
    Property: $318,000 ($115.22)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $101,000 ($36.59)
    Public Utility License: $30,000 ($10.87)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000 ($10.87)

Dallas government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $184,000 ($66.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $131,000 ($47.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,000 ($19.20)

Dallas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $19,000 ($6.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $612,000 ($221.74)

3.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.38%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lackawanna County, PA  0.42% ($34,949 average AGI)
from Columbia County, PA  0.20% ($37,285)
from Schuylkill County, PA  0.14% ($35,492)


3.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,533 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.91%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lackawanna County, PA  0.39% ($42,725 average AGI)
to Columbia County, PA  0.22% ($37,469)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.19% ($33,233)
Businesses in Dallas, PA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Curves1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Kroger1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Dallas:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dallas:

  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRGN (88.1 FM; SWEET VALLEY, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dallas:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Dallas fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Dallas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.2mTotal length
  • $607,000Total costs
  • 40,629Total average daily traffic
  • 1,624Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,155Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dallas)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Dallas, PA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Dallas Headquarters (Lat: 41.342833 Lon: -75.992972), Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WNTS277,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2018, Expiration Date: 08/23/2028, Registrant: Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9797, Phone: (717) 787-4023, Fax: (717) 787-2832, Email:
  • Dallas SD, Conyngham Ave (Lat: 41.341472 Lon: -75.948222), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQFN248,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17760.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2006, Expiration Date: 08/22/2016, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2016, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • NY33HO112, 601 Tunkahannock Hwy (Lat: 41.349194 Lon: -75.960194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WRDI858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 05/08/2019, Expiration Date: 05/08/2029, Certifier: Kyle Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • DALLAS, 1.8 Miles North Of (Lat: 41.362278 Lon: -75.964639), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WCF972,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2178.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2007, Registrant: Citizens Communications Company, 180 S. Clinton Ave., Rochester, NY 14646, Phone: (585) 777-1538, Fax: (585) 777-1177, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dallas)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PERRY PATRICK J VANS RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 154PK , Serial Number: 154, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 06/27/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Patrick J Perry, 2950 Ransom Rd, Dallas, PA 18612
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2480L , Serial Number: 17255680, Year manufactured: 1966, Certificate Issue Date: 06/27/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ryan J Stephens, 428 Ridge Ave, Dallas, PA 18612, Other Owners: Donna M Stephens
  • Aircraft: CUNNINGHAM SENIOR AERO SPORT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O 470R (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 260DH , Serial Number: 20, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 08/06/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 07/18/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ryan J Stephens, 428 Ridge Ave, Dallas, PA 18612, Other Owners: Richard Harowicz
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-17 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4605H , Serial Number: 17-21, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/23/2010
    Registrant (Individual): James A Moran, 294 Overbrook Rd, Dallas, PA 18612
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6823W , Serial Number: 28-20961, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 04/12/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James Gallagher, 38 Pear Tree Ln, Dallas, PA 18612, Other Owners: Roseanne Gallagher

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 17. The highest number of fire incidents - 53 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Dallas, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (69.2%), and Outside Fires (16.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dallas, PA
    • 18969.2%Structure Fires
    • 4416.1%Outside Fires
    • 248.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 165.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dallas, PA
Most common first names in Dallas, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John37274.8 years
Mary36882.4 years
William23076.4 years
Helen21681.9 years
Joseph21476.5 years
Anna19084.7 years
George16276.9 years
Margaret15283.7 years
Robert14672.6 years
Charles13273.9 years
Most common last names in Dallas, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8878.3 years
Jones8479.4 years
Davis7275.2 years
Williams6876.3 years
Hoover5880.4 years
Evans5080.5 years
Ide4879.0 years
Brown4873.9 years
Edwards4874.7 years
Thomas4679.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dallas, PA
  • 70.9%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 6.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dallas, PA
  • 45.3%Electricity
  • 42.5%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.3%Coal or coke
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Dallas 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 26 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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