Edwardsville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 4,750 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 2,090  (44.0%)
Females: 2,660  (56.0%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18704.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,670 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$35,670
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,919 (it was $13,464 in 2000)

Edwardsville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $77,737 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$77,737
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $102,357; Detached houses: $90,918; Townhouses or other attached units: $166,282; In 2-unit structures: $99,055

Median gross rent in 2016: $657.

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  • Races in Edwardsville, PA (2010)

    Edwardsville races chart
    • 4,17286.6%White alone
    • 2625.4%Hispanic
    • 2384.9%Black alone
    • 901.9%Two or more races
    • 390.8%Asian alone
    • 120.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edwardsville: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (15.7%), Italian (11.9%), German (11.0%), Russian (7.7%), Welsh (4.8%), Irish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/16/1884

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 4,035 people per square mile   (average).

Edwardsville,PA real estate house value index trend

Edwardsville, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Edwardsville:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edwardsville borough:

  • Never married: 39.1%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

148 residents are foreign born (0.4% Europe).

This borough:

3.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Edwardsville, Pennsylvania as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Edwardsville to the number of sex offenders is 472 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,414 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,384 (1.9%)

Edwardsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (16.0 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (96.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pringle borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Kingston borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Larksville borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Courtdale borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Luzerne borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Wilkes-Barre, PA (1.5 miles ), Forty Fort borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Swoyersville borough, PA (1.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.27 N, Longitude: 75.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Edwardsville household income distribution Edwardsville home values distribution

Property values in Edwardsville, PA


Crime rates in Edwardsville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2016
Murders 01011100000000
per 100,000 0.020.50.020.921.121.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 32224211223112
per 100,000 59.941.041.541.884.342.721.421.643.041.462.320.821.042.4
Robberies 6510611355221420
per 100,000 119.9102.6207.3125.321.1277.3107.1108.143.041.420.883.441.90.0
Assaults 827221343531724332744393014
per 100,000 159.8553.8456.1271.6906.21,130.5364.1518.9709.5558.9913.1812.8628.5296.9
Burglaries 26363523321813910283223217
per 100,000 519.4738.5725.5480.5674.4384.0278.4194.6215.0579.6664.0479.4440.0148.4
Theft 213206166151157162143107125136212227175149
per 100,000 4,254.94,225.63,441.13,154.43,308.73,455.63,062.82,313.52,687.62,815.24,399.34,731.13,666.53,159.5
Auto thefts 2221112922151476113320
per 100,000 439.5430.8228.0605.8463.6320.0299.9151.4129.0227.762.362.541.90.0
Arson 31201102121120
per 100,000 59.920.541.50.021.121.30.043.221.541.420.820.841.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.7) 365.0480.4401.4375.4513.8576.8288.1271.8322.1328.7466.1432.1335.8230.1

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Crime rate in Edwardsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Pennsylvania average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -523 (-9.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Edwardsville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edwardsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Edwardsville borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 38.1 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edwardsville-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 202.2 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 65.1 miles away from Edwardsville 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 233.4 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 248.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.2 miles away from Edwardsville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 273.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Luzerne County (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).
Edwardsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Franklin Coslett - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Edwardsville:

  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE VNA OF LUZ (468 NORTHAMPTON STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Edwardsville:

  • PERSONAL CARE HH SRVCS (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • HEALTH FORCE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; FORTY FORT, PA)
  • HCC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • DIVERSIFIED NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • FIRST HOSPITAL WYOMING VALLEY (Hospital, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • ERWINES HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edwardsville:

  • Wilkes University (about 2 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 2 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Misericordia University (about 7 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 7 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)

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Notable locations in Edwardsville: Columbia Hose Company 3 (A), Woodward Hill Hose Company 4 (B), Edwardsville Volunteer Firemens Community (C), Franklin Hose Company 2 (D), J Donald and Marion Munson Fieldhouse (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Empire Arcades & Home Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; 509 Main Street Frnt).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 96.2. This is worse than average.

City:

96.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0839. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0839
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.537. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.537
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 30.6%
(27.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.3% for Black residents, 54.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 79.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  53.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
56 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Edwardsville (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Edwardsville Branch at 78 South Wyoming Avenue, branch established on 1995/03/01. 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.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Edwardsville at 502 Northhampton Street, branch established on 1910/10/01. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 65
Luzerne County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Edwardsville:

60.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edwardsville:

61.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Edwardsville:

27.7
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.3%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edwardsville:

8.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Edwardsville:

33.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Edwardsville:

65.6%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edwardsville, 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
Financial Administration 2$9,706$58,2361$2,458
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$9,886
Police Protection - Officers 4$26,291$78,8737$13,961
Firefighters 3$19,724$78,89610$7,509
Streets and Highways 3$11,140$44,5600$0
Solid Waste Management 3$16,550$66,2003$7,959
Totals for Government 15$83,411$66,72934$41,773

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $60,000 ($12.63)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $375,000 ($78.95)
    Fire Protection: $233,000 ($49.05)
    General - Other: $160,000 ($33.68)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($25.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($21.26)
    Central Staff Services: $81,000 ($17.05)
    Regular Highways: $64,000 ($13.47)
    Housing & Community Development: $47,000 ($9.89)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($9.47)
    General Public Buildings: $35,000 ($7.37)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($3.58)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $13,000 ($2.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($2.32)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $136,000 ($28.63)
    Benefit Payments: $41,000 ($8.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($9.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $36,000 ($7.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($3.79)
    Police Protection: $14,000 ($2.95)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $649,000 ($136.63)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $121,000 ($25.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($21.26)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $31,000 ($6.53)
    Interest Revenue: $30,000 ($6.32)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $78,000 ($16.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $49,000 ($10.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $50,000 ($10.53)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($1.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $76,000 ($16.00)
    All Other: $63,000 ($13.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $27,000 ($5.68)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Tax - Property: $415,000 ($87.37)
    NEC: $260,000 ($54.74)
    Individual Income: $247,000 ($52.00)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $731,000 ($153.89)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $765,000 ($161.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $541,000 ($113.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $120,000 ($25.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $835,000 ($175.79)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $140,000 ($29.47)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($2.32)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,132,000 ($238.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $196,000 ($41.26)

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

Here:

3.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

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

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

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


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

Here:

3.51%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Edwardsville:

  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edwardsville:

  • 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)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • W235AA (94.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE U. OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYST OF HIGHER ED)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WRKC (88.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Edwardsville:

  • 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.)
Edwardsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Edwardsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 16,035Total average daily traffic
  • 481Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,286Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Edwardsville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 470 Main St (Lat: 41.264528 Lon: -75.897139), Call Sign: KNBH979
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHzGrant Date: 06/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/05/2021Registrant: Edwardsville Police Department, 470 Main Street, Edwardsville, PA 18704, Phone: (570) 288-7976, Fax: (570) 331-8188, Email:
  • Town Hall Main St (Lat: 41.269806 Lon: -75.907417), Call Sign: WDK99, Licensee ID: L00117586
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.740 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013Registrant: Edwardsville, Borough Of, Borough Bldg 470 Main St, Edwardsville, PA 18704

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edwardsville)
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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$71,2507$60,00034$100,85312$37,7507$44,714
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$167,5005$112,6000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$74,0003$66,66721$93,9525$11,6005$29,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$09$83,3330$03$64,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$140,0002$63,0000$01$62,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2132.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$81,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$81,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2132.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
Businesses in Edwardsville, PA
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Deb1Payless1
GNC1RadioShack1
Goodwill2Rite Aid1
H&R Block2Subway1
Kroger1T-Mobile1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
Lowe's1

Edwardsville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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  • Timothy Mulligan (3)
  • Mandy Eileen Myers (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2018.