For population 25 years and over in Factoryville:
For population 15 years and over in Factoryville borough:
23 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,647 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (12.1 miles , pop. 76,415).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (101.0 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (113.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Dalton borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Nicholson borough, PA (2.1 miles ), Glenburn, PA (2.1 miles ), Waverly, PA (2.2 miles ), Lake Winola, PA (2.3 miles ), Clarks Summit borough, PA (2.5 miles ), Clarks Green borough, PA (2.5 miles ), West Falls, PA (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 75.78 W
Area code: 570
Population change in the 1990s: -175 (-13.3%).
Work and jobs in Factoryville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Factoryville, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Factoryville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Factoryville borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 4/17/1954, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the borough center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Factoryville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 86.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from Factoryville center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from Factoryville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wyoming County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Christy Mathewson - Major League Baseball player, Henry Mathewson - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Factoryville:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Factoryville:
Public high schools in Factoryville:
See full list of schools located in Factoryville, School District: LACKAWANNA TRAIL SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0418. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Factoryville and their reported violations in the past:LAZY RAVEN COUNTRY INN (Population served: 157, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BUNKER HILL WATER CO (Population served: 93, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:DALLAS MHP (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:JIMS PLACE/DEFAZIO'S MHP (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Factoryville that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.1%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
270 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
Factoryville compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Factoryville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Factoryville borough (based on Wyoming County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
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Factoryville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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5.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,137 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,723 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Factoryville fatal accident list:
Apr 5, 1990 00:05 AM, 1017, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 22, 1985 03:05 PM, 00009, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 915
Total average daily truck traffic: 100
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,095
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Factoryville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Factoryville)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Factoryville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.