Dalton, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 1,235 (60% urban, 40% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.6%
 
Males: 585  (47.4%)
Females: 650  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  45.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18414.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $72,103 (it was $47,625 in 2000)
Dalton:

$72,103
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,308 (it was $25,760 in 2000)

Dalton borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $200,617 (it was $122,100 in 2000)
Dalton:

$200,617
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $913.

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  • Races in Dalton, PA (2010)

    Dalton races chart
    • 1,19596.8%White alone
    • 161.3%Asian alone
    • 121.0%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dalton: 96.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (19.6%), German (16.9%), Italian (11.6%), English (10.2%), Welsh (7.4%), Polish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/04/1895

Elevation: 992 feet

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 398 people per square mile   (very low).

Dalton,PA real estate house value index trend

Dalton, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Dalton:

  • High school or higher: 100.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dalton borough:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

32 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This borough:

2.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Dalton, Pennsylvania as of February 06, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Dalton to the number of sex offenders is 411 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,958 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,380 (1.7%)

Dalton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (9.3 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (97.9 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (105.9 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Glenburn, PA (1.3 miles ), Waverly, PA (1.3 miles ), Factoryville borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Clarks Green borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Clarks Summit borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Chinchilla, PA (2.3 miles ), Lake Winola, PA (2.5 miles ), Nicholson borough, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.54 N, Longitude: 75.74 W

Area code: 570

Dalton household income distribution Dalton home values distribution

Property values in Dalton, PA


Crime rates in Dalton by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010000
per 100,000 0.082.20.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 472411
per 100,000 328.4575.2162.5323.181.081.1
Burglaries 354476
per 100,000 246.3410.8324.9323.1566.8486.6
Thefts 14101791414
per 100,000 1,149.4821.71,381.0727.01,133.61,135.4
Auto thefts 030100
per 100,000 0.0246.50.080.80.00.0
Arson 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.080.80.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 267.5) 131.7267.9112.9125.5103.497.8

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

0.81
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -76 (-5.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Dalton, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Dalton-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Dalton borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 36.8 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dalton-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 181.6 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 84.9 miles away from Dalton 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 228.2 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 241.4 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 84.8 miles away from Dalton 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 93.1 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).
Dalton topographic map

Birthplace of: Timmy Mayer - Racing driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near Dalton:

  • CLINICAL HM HLTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • CAREGIVERS AMERICA HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • CLARKS SUMMIT STATE HOSP (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • ABINGTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • ASERACARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE SCRANTON (Hospital, about 7 miles away; DICKSON CITY, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dalton:

  • Marywood University (about 9 miles; Scranton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,959)
  • University of Scranton (about 10 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Misericordia University (about 18 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • King's College (about 22 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 22 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 28 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 41 miles; Vestal, NY; FT enrollment: 15,096)

Public high school in Dalton:

See full list of schools located in Dalton

Library in Dalton:

  • DALTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $134,153; Location: 113 EAST MAIN ST; 20,724 books; 1,315 audio materials; 2,369 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Nearest public schools: Waverly Elementary, Abington Heights Middle School, and Abington Heights High School.
  • Re: Dalton, PA. It is part of the Lackawanna Trail School District, not Mill City. Elementary public school students attend Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center in Factoryville, PA (K-6). Students 7-12 grade attend Lackawanna Trail Jr/Sr High School. added by Tom

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Notable locations in Dalton: Abington Hills Horse Farm (A), Dalton Volunteer Fire Company Station 5 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Scranton Cemetery (1), Shoemaker Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lilly Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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 8.7 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 8.7 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 9.0 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 8.7 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 8.7 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 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.41
U.S.:

9.14

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

LACKAWANNA STATE PARK (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUL-16-2011 and AUG-16-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Other (OCT-01-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SCOTT EXXON SUBWAY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-20-2011), St Boil Water Order (DEC-20-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-20-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-23-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (AUG-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-28-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-28-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
INN OF THE ABINGTONS (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
HIGHLAND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 57, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2009), St Boil Water Order (OCT-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-28-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2009), St Boil Water Order (JUN-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2008), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-23-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-23-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2009), St Boil Water Order (OCT-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-28-2010)
MANNING FARM DAIRY & STORE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-27-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-27-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-27-2005)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-27-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-27-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-27-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-18-2011 and MAY-18-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-26-2011)
ST PIUS X SEMINARY (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HOW KOLA REC CENTER (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-23-2013 and JUL-23-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
THE BLUE PELICAN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • MOTEL 81 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.6%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  71.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
14 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
4 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Dalton, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Dalton 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Dalton (2011 data):

  • NBT Bank, National Association: Dalton Branch at 105 West Main Street, branch established on 1965/05/03. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (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 Dalton 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 1$447
Other Government Administration 0$0 15$13,295
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,551
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,094$61,1283$6,513
Streets and Highways 2$6,816$40,8961$429
Totals for Government 3$11,910$47,64021$23,235

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $94,000 ($76.11)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $209,000 ($169.23)
    Police Protection: $95,000 ($76.92)
    Central Staff Services: $76,000 ($61.54)
    Regular Highways: $74,000 ($59.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $71,000 ($57.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($53.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($28.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $25,000 ($20.24)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($20.24)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($8.91)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($4.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($4.05)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $207,000 ($167.61)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $17,000 ($13.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($17.00)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($3.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $32,000 ($25.91)
    Highways: $29,000 ($23.48)
    All Other: $6,000 ($4.86)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.81)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $177,000 ($143.32)
    Property: $173,000 ($140.08)
    NEC: $16,000 ($12.96)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $111,000 ($89.88)

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 Dalton:

  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKJN (1440 AM; 5 kW; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQOR (750 AM; daytime; 2 kW; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WICK (1400 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANCOM, 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 Dalton:

  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, 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.)
  • WCWI (94.3 FM; CARBONDALE, 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 Dalton:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W51BP (Channel 51; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W19AR (Channel 19; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48AQ (Channel 48; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC'L. TV ASSN.)
  • WBNG-TV (Channel 12; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W14CO (Channel 14; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W18BN (Channel 18; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH TELECASTERS)

Dalton fatal accident list:

Jul 1, 2012 02:55 PM, Us-6 G.A.R. Highway, Lat: 41.54769, Lon: -75.74421, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 12, 2006 04:47 AM, Us-0006, Lat: 41.54872, Lon: -75.74834, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1989 02:55 AM, 632, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 3, 1988 02:11 PM, 6, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Dec 9, 1982 04:99 PM, 00009, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 23, 1976 09:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 12,720Total average daily traffic
  • 1,069Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • W Main St 1/2 Mi Nw Int Us Rt 6 (Lat: 41.538139 Lon: -75.748806), Call Sign: KNBB586, Licensee ID: L00092805
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/30/2003, Expiration Date: 11/03/2013
    Registrant: Dalton Fire Co, 109 S Turnpike Rd, Dalton, PA 18414, Phone: (717) 563-1313

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LACKAWANNA, 999 Turkey Hill Road (Lat: 41.557889 Lon: -75.683417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQQW331
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dalton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dalton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$121,0402$179,93020$171,5483$115,0671$143,840
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$87,3301$218,9000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$96,9801$70,7906$207,2471$74,3000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$82,9500$04$176,2980$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1103.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$113,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1103.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Dalton, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5575.3 years
John4472.3 years
Mary3381.0 years
Joseph3272.7 years
Robert3174.6 years
Anna2883.9 years
Helen2680.1 years
James2569.0 years
Charles2077.2 years
George1876.5 years
Most common last names in Dalton, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2277.9 years
Williams1775.6 years
Thomas1274.5 years
Dickinson1175.9 years
Ross1166.8 years
Carpenter1084.5 years
White979.3 years
Northup980.6 years
Jones974.7 years
Miller977.4 years

Businesses in Dalton, PA

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
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