Exeter, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 5,589 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.1%
 
Males: 2,505  (44.8%)
Females: 3,084  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18643.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,155 (it was $31,681 in 2000)
Exeter:

$48,155
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,562 (it was $16,022 in 2000)

Exeter borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,980 (it was $79,700 in 2000)
Exeter:

$119,980
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $140,588; detached houses: $151,399; townhouses or other attached units: $144,068; in 2-unit structures: $193,873; mobile homes: $37,139

Median gross rent in 2017: $700.

March 2019 cost of living index in Exeter: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.6% for Black residents, 6.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Exeter, PA (2010)
    • 5,46496.7%White alone
    • 661.2%Black alone
    • 611.1%Hispanic
    • 260.5%Asian alone
    • 250.4%Two or more races
    • 50.09%American Indian alone
    • 50.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Exeter, Pennsylvania as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Exeter is 1,112 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Exeter by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.0)
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)
1
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(15.4)
1
(18.0)
1
(17.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.3)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.3)
5
(88.4)
3
(53.6)
4
(71.5)
3
(11.6)
1
(18.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(363.8)
13
(216.2)
14
(233.5)
13
(219.2)
10
(169.5)
19
(318.5)
10
(176.4)
15
(265.2)
12
(214.3)
14
(250.4)
14
(54.0)
13
(234.6)
11
(197.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(496.1)
16
(266.1)
22
(367.0)
13
(219.2)
12
(203.4)
19
(318.5)
28
(493.8)
18
(318.2)
12
(214.3)
16
(286.1)
21
(81.0)
23
(415.0)
8
(143.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
93
(1,538)
124
(2,063)
90
(1,501)
82
(1,383)
77
(1,305)
89
(1,492)
101
(1,781)
82
(1,450)
88
(1,571)
63
(1,127)
379
(1,462)
61
(1,101)
64
(1,147)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(82.7)
7
(116.4)
8
(133.4)
6
(101.2)
4
(67.8)
6
(100.6)
9
(158.7)
4
(70.7)
4
(71.4)
6
(107.3)
4
(15.4)
3
(54.1)
1
(17.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)188.9163.7194.8122.6144.8167.1164.4165.5142.5145.292.0144.2111.1

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City-data.com crime index in Exeter, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 25,830 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.08
Pennsylvania average:

1.90
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Ancestries: Italian (22.8%), Polish (16.5%), Irish (10.1%), Slovak (8.1%), Lithuanian (7.0%), American (6.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/08/1884

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 4.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,200 people per square mile   (low).

Exeter, Pennsylvania map

126 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.3% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This borough:

2.3%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,770 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,166 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (9.8 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (94.5 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (98.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

West Pittston borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Wyoming borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Pittston, PA (1.3 miles ),
West Wyoming borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Inkerman, PA (1.4 miles ),
Hughestown borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Yatesville borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Laflin borough, PA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 75.82 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -315 (-5.6%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 334 (13.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Distribution of median household income in Exeter, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Exeter, PA in 2017

Property values in Exeter, PA

Exeter satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Exeter, PA
Historical housing units in Exeter, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +463 (+8.4%).
Most common industries in Exeter, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Truck transportation (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.1%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Exeter, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.7%)

Average climate in Exeter, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Exeter, Pennsylvania average temperatures Exeter, Pennsylvania average precipitation Exeter, Pennsylvania humidity Exeter, Pennsylvania wind speed Exeter, Pennsylvania snowfall Exeter, Pennsylvania sunshine Exeter, 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 4.4 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 4.4 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 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
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 1.6 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 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Exeter-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Exeter borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/4/1960, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Exeter-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 196.7 miles away from Exeter 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 69.8 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 237.7 miles away from Exeter 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 243.2 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 69.8 miles away from Exeter center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 277.4 miles away from Exeter 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).
Exeter topographic map

Main business address for: KEYSTONE AUTOMOTIVE OPERATIONS INC (WHOLESALE-MOTOR VEHICLE SUPPLIES & NEW PARTS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Exeter:

  • HIGHLAND MANOR NSG HOME (750 SCHOOLEY AVE)
  • HIGHLAND MANOR NURSING AND CON (750 SCHOOLEY AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Exeter:

  • ANGEL'S TOUCH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • WYOMING VALLEY HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE PITTSTON (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • WESLEY VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES IN (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HUGHESTOWN, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Exeter:

  • King's College (about 7 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 7 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Misericordia University (about 8 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 11 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 13 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 13 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 40 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

Public high school in Exeter:

Public elementary/middle school in Exeter:

Private elementary/middle school in Exeter:

  • WYOMING AREA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 248, Location: 1690 WYOMING AVE, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Exeter: Happy Valley Golf Course (A), West Pittston Station (B), Forest Castle Station (C), Fox Hill Country Club (D), Exeter Park Volunteer Hose Company (E), Exeter Hose Company 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Exeter: KEYSTONE AUTOMOTIVE OPERATIONS INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Hicks Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Ann A. Bernatitus - Wartime nurse, Anthony Petrosky - Poet, Joe Amato (dragster driver) - Dragster driver.

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:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

62.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.6%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Exeter in 2010:

  • 113 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Exeter in 2000:

  • 106 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Exeter (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Exeter Branch at 1130 Wyoming Avenue, branch established on 1962/02/27. 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
  • First National Community Bank: Exeter Branch at 1625 Wyoming Avenue, branch established on 1998/11/02. Info updated 2012/01/12: Bank assets: $1,105.2 mil, Deposits: $957.5 mil, headquarters in Dunmore, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: First National Community Bancorp Inc
  • Susquehanna Bank: Exeter Branch at 4915 Perkiomen Avenue, branch established on 2000/05/31. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Exeter:

Marital status in Exeter, PA
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Exeter:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Exeter, 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
Here:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This 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:

51.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Exeter:

29.2
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.5%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Exeter:

13.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Exeter:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.1%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Exeter, 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 19$105,294$66,5010$0
Streets and Highways 6$24,408$48,8160$0
Firefighters 1$10,445$125,34013$2,506
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 6$3,658
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 18$5,039
Totals for Government 26$140,147$64,68337$11,203

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $573,000 ($102.52)
    Police Protection: $399,000 ($71.39)
    Regular Highways: $347,000 ($62.09)
    Sewerage: $336,000 ($60.12)
    General - Other: $253,000 ($45.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $184,000 ($32.92)
    Central Staff Services: $133,000 ($23.80)
    Natural Resources - Other: $120,000 ($21.47)
    General Public Buildings: $26,000 ($4.65)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($4.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($2.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($41.51)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($30.42)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($27.73)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($3.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($5.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $69,000 ($12.35)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $659,000 ($117.91)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $486,000 ($86.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $430,000 ($76.94)
    Other: $105,000 ($18.79)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($20.93)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($4.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $8,000 ($1.43)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $22,000 ($3.94)
    Sale of Property: $13,000 ($2.33)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.72)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $116,000 ($20.76)
    Other: $101,000 ($18.07)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $478,000 ($85.53)
    Property: $419,000 ($74.97)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $110,000 ($19.68)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $31,000 ($5.55)
    Public Utility License: $26,000 ($4.65)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $679,000 ($121.49)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $607,000 ($108.61)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000 ($12.88)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,000 ($11.45)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($28.63)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,368,000 ($244.77)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $52,000 ($9.30)

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 Exeter, PA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Lane Furniture1
Ford1Nike1
Kroger1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Exeter:

  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • 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 Exeter:

  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDMT (102.3 FM; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WQFN (100.1 FM; FOREST CITY, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Exeter:

  • 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.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • W26CD (Channel 26; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Exeter fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Exeter fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.7mTotal length
  • $198,000Total costs
  • 8,358Total average daily traffic
  • 250Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,659Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 41.332222 Lon: -75.808611, Call Sign: WQXQ576,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.312 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2016, Expiration Date: 05/10/2026, Certifier: Ron Garrison, Registrant: Scott Communications, Inc., 2888 Bethlehem Pike, Hatfield, PA 19440, Phone: (215) 997-9500, Fax: (215) 822-8713, Email:
  • Lat: 41.322167 Lon: -75.811111, Call Sign: WRBQ630,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.020 MHz, 160.200 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/2018, Expiration Date: 05/22/2028, Certifier: Janet Serino, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc., 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (844) 272-2070, Email:
  • Lat: 41.338056 Lon: -75.808083, Call Sign: WRCY650,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.637 MHz, 451.687 MHz, 456.612 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 456.687 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2019, Expiration Date: 02/27/2029, Certifier: Mitchell Zelasko, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WITK Studio, 944 Exeter Ave. (Lat: 41.341111 Lon: -75.804444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQJC415,
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2008, Expiration Date: 08/02/2022, Certifier: Arthur K White, Registrant: Munn-Reese, Inc., 385 Airport Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036, Phone: (517) 278-7339
  • High School, 20 Memorial Street (Lat: 41.323611 Lon: -75.809889), Type: Building, Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQYH225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17820.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 18060.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 18060.0 MHz, 17820.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz... (+26 more), Grant Date: 09/27/2016, Expiration Date: 09/27/2026, Certifier: Robin Wesstrom, Registrant: Robin Wesstrom Dba : Keystone Communications, 463 Duke Street, Northumberland, PA 17857, Phone: (570) 473-3146, Fax: (570) 473-3130, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KV2D, Previous Call Sign: WB2SPA, Grant Date: 10/29/1991, Expiration Date: 10/29/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2003, Registrant: John W Jones, 135 Birchwood Estates, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Call Sign: WA3JVW, Grant Date: 02/23/1988, Expiration Date: 02/23/1998, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2000, Registrant: Joseph J Marotto Sr, 100 Bellus Ct, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Call Sign: WB2CSG, Licensee ID: L01076254, Grant Date: 10/24/2005, Expiration Date: 01/11/2016, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2018, Certifier: Gerard M Melillo Jr, Registrant: Gerard M Melillo Jr, 1946 Wyoming Ave Lot 83, Exeter, PA 18644
  • Call Sign: WB6YYZ, Licensee ID: L00779416, Grant Date: 10/22/2013, Expiration Date: 12/14/2023, Registrant: Robert D Reite, 1100 Schooley Ave, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Call Sign: KB3HZP, Licensee ID: L00509544, Grant Date: 04/30/2002, Expiration Date: 04/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/01/2014, Certifier: Peter F Dezinski, Registrant: Peter F Dezinski, 300 Birchwood Estates, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Call Sign: KB3TBK, Licensee ID: L01499078, Grant Date: 03/26/2019, Expiration Date: 06/16/2029, Certifier: Garrett M Moser, Registrant: Garrett M Moser, 445 Mckinley St, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Call Sign: KC3JXK, Licensee ID: L02133066, Grant Date: 10/02/2017, Expiration Date: 10/02/2027, Certifier: Michael L Burke, Registrant: Michael L Burke, 266 Susquehanna Ave, Exeter, PA 18643

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 61889 , Serial Number: 17264870, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 03/23/2019
    Registrant (Individual): John R Gitkos, 459 Roosevelt St, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 560 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW535A (3400 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 664CE , Serial Number: 560-0664, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 08/11/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Pride Aviation Support LLC, 182 Susquehanna Ave, Exeter, PA 18643
  • Aircraft: BEECH B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 95GA , Serial Number: BB1467, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 07/15/2003
    Registrant (LLC): Pride Aviation Support LLC, 182 Susquehanna Ave, Exeter, PA 18643

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$135,31619$108,94793$120,32314$42,5711$136,0006$76,8332$20,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$128,0000$09$115,7780$00$00$01$70,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$74,5005$64,60044$117,22715$29,4000$05$70,0002$92,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$296,0002$169,50022$139,8642$53,0000$02$168,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$133,0000$07$129,8571$48,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2111.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$135,0006$175,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$87,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2111.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Exeter, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Exeter, PA - Value

2008 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2008 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of reported fires - 54 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Exeter, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.9%), and Outside Fires (15.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Exeter, PA
    • 8765.9%Structure Fires
    • 2115.9%Outside Fires
    • 1914.4%Other
    • 53.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Exeter, PA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Exeter, PA
  • 64.7%Utility gas
  • 14.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.6%Electricity
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Coal or coke
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Exeter, PA
  • 69.6%Electricity
  • 27.9%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Wood


Exeter compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Exeter on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 (18643) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #56 (18643) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #66 (18643) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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