Edwardsville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 4,723 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.2%
 
Males: 2,389  (50.6%)
Females: 2,334  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

37.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18704.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,313 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$39,313
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,069 (it was $13,464 in 2000)

Edwardsville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,563 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Edwardsville:

$90,563
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $107,114; detached houses: $92,236; townhouses or other attached units: $204,073; in 2-unit structures: $277,075

Median gross rent in 2019: $760.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edwardsville: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.2%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.4% for Black residents, 36.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 43.2% for other race residents, 61.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Edwardsville, PA (2019)
    • 3,45272.9%White alone
    • 64713.7%Hispanic
    • 4579.6%Black alone
    • 1072.3%Two or more races
    • 771.6%Asian alone
    • 210.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Edwardsville, Pennsylvania as of March 06, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Edwardsville is 786 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Edwardsville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(21.1)
1
(21.3)
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)
4
(84.3)
2
(42.7)
1
(21.4)
1
(21.6)
2
(43.0)
2
(41.4)
3
(62.3)
1
(20.8)
1
(21.0)
2
(42.4)
3
(64.0)
4
(85.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(21.1)
13
(277.3)
5
(107.1)
5
(108.1)
2
(43.0)
2
(41.4)
1
(20.8)
4
(83.4)
2
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
43
(906.2)
53
(1,131)
17
(364.1)
24
(518.9)
33
(709.5)
27
(558.9)
44
(913.1)
39
(812.8)
30
(628.5)
14
(296.9)
18
(384.3)
17
(362.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(674.4)
18
(384.0)
13
(278.4)
9
(194.6)
10
(215.0)
28
(579.6)
32
(664.0)
23
(479.4)
21
(440.0)
7
(148.4)
5
(106.7)
4
(85.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
157
(3,309)
162
(3,456)
143
(3,063)
107
(2,314)
125
(2,688)
136
(2,815)
212
(4,399)
227
(4,731)
175
(3,666)
149
(3,159)
101
(2,156)
96
(2,048)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(463.6)
15
(320.0)
14
(299.9)
7
(151.4)
6
(129.0)
11
(227.7)
3
(62.3)
3
(62.5)
2
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.3)
2
(42.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(21.1)
1
(21.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.2)
1
(21.5)
2
(41.4)
1
(20.8)
1
(20.8)
2
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index513.8576.8288.1271.8322.1328.7466.1432.1335.8230.1223.5238.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Edwardsville, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: Polish (21.0%), Italian (13.0%), German (9.3%), Slovak (7.6%), Ethiopian (5.5%), Welsh (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/16/1884

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 4,012 people per square mile   (average).

Edwardsville, Pennsylvania map

251 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 1.0% Africa).

This borough:

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,922 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,300 (2.7%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Edwardsville, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Edwardsville, PA in 2019

Property values in Edwardsville, PA

Edwardsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Historical population in Edwardsville, PA
Historical housing units in Edwardsville, PA
Most common industries in Edwardsville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.0%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Edwardsville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.3%)

Average climate in Edwardsville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Edwardsville, Pennsylvania average temperatures Edwardsville, Pennsylvania average precipitation Edwardsville, Pennsylvania humidity Edwardsville, Pennsylvania wind speed Edwardsville, Pennsylvania snowfall Edwardsville, Pennsylvania sunshine Edwardsville, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
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 1.8 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 2.1 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 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
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 1.9 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 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

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 significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.1 miles away from Edwardsville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) 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 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 250.9 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) earthquake occurred 248.9 miles away from Edwardsville 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 (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
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, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edwardsville topographic map

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)

Points of interest:

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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).

Birthplace of: Franklin Coslett - Politician.

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

For population 15 years and over in Edwardsville:

Marital status in Edwardsville, PA
  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Edwardsville:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Edwardsville
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Religion statistics for Edwardsville, 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
Here:

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
This 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.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.6%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

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 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$19,258$57,7748$9,009
Streets and Highways 3$8,160$32,6400$0
Solid Waste Management 3$12,123$48,4923$5,136
Firefighters 3$14,448$57,79211$4,845
Financial Administration 2$7,110$42,6602$1,586
Other Government Administration 0$0 14$6,380
Totals for Government 15$61,099$48,87938$26,956

Edwardsville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $115,000 ($24.35)
    Housing and Community Development: $37,000 ($7.83)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($1.69)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($1.69)
  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $2,030,000 ($429.81)
    Police Protection: $441,000 ($93.37)
    General - Other: $435,000 ($92.10)
    Regular Highways: $268,000 ($56.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $267,000 ($56.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000 ($27.74)
    Housing and Community Development: $56,000 ($11.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $55,000 ($11.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($9.95)
    Financial Administration: $32,000 ($6.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($3.81)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($2.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($2.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($2.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $957,000 ($202.63)

Edwardsville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $319,000 ($67.54)
    Other: $27,000 ($5.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $26,000 ($5.50)
    Sale of Property: $16,000 ($3.39)
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($2.96)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($1.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $229,000 ($48.49)
    Highways: $119,000 ($25.20)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($2.75)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000 ($1.48)
  • Tax - Property: $738,000 ($156.26)
    Individual Income: $346,000 ($73.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $317,000 ($67.12)
    Public Utility License: $63,000 ($13.34)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $15,000 ($3.18)

Edwardsville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $319,000 ($67.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $271,000 ($57.38)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $258,000 ($54.63)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,000 ($44.46)

Edwardsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $156,000 ($33.03)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,000 ($2.33)

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 Edwardsville, PA
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Deb1Payless1
GNC1RadioShack1
Goodwill2Rite Aid1
H&R Block2Subway1
Kroger1T-Mobile1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
Lowe's1

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 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Edwardsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • / 0.4mTotal length
  • $379,000Total costs
  • 15,797Total average daily traffic
  • 473Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,286Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 470 Main St (Lat: 41.264528 Lon: -75.897139), Call Sign: KNBH979,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz, Grant Date: 06/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/05/2021, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013, Registrant: Edwardsville, Borough Of, Borough Bldg 470 Main St, Edwardsville, PA 18704

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (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 in Edwardsville, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edwardsville, PA - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 19. The highest number of reported fires - 66 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Edwardsville, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (74.2%), and Outside Fires (18.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Edwardsville, PA
    • 21674.2%Structure Fires
    • 5518.9%Outside Fires
    • 113.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 93.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Edwardsville, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edwardsville, PA
  • 83.8%Utility gas
  • 8.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 1.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edwardsville, PA
  • 52.3%Utility gas
  • 38.6%Electricity
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Wood


Edwardsville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Timothy Mulligan (3)
  • Mandy Eileen Myers (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2021.