Hawley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,157 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.2%
 
Males: 584  (50.6%)
Females: 573  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

45.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18428.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,067 (it was $22,404 in 2000)
Hawley:

$33,067
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,212 (it was $16,093 in 2000)

Hawley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $166,291 (it was $87,000 in 2000)
Hawley:

$166,291
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $247,055; detached houses: $257,380; townhouses or other attached units: $259,854; in 2-unit structures: $168,327; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,777; mobile homes: $89,435

Median gross rent in 2017: $716.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hawley: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.2%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 28.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Hawley, PA (2010)
    • 1,12392.7%White alone
    • 615.0%Hispanic
    • 201.7%Two or more races
    • 60.5%Black alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone

Races in Hawley 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 Hawley, Pennsylvania as of September 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hawley is 224 to 1.


Crime rates in Hawley by year

Type

2005

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(77.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(163.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(154.6)
1
(77.0)
1
(76.9)
1
(82.3)
1
(81.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(77.0)
19
(1,468)
3
(231.1)
13
(999.2)
7
(576.1)
6
(490.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(173.8)
4
(350.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(77.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)3.169.636.245.328.858.10.07.040.40.00.0

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Crime rate in Hawley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (28.3%), European (9.3%), Irish (8.3%), Italian (7.3%), American (6.5%), English (6.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/23/1884

Elevation: 896 feet

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 1,893 people per square mile   (low).

Hawley, Pennsylvania map

55 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.4% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).

This borough:

4.1%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,927 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,796 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (25.7 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (73.0 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (79.7 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

White Mills, PA (1.9 miles ),
Fawn Lake Forest, PA (2.5 miles ),
Wallenpaupack Lake Estates, PA (2.7 miles ),
Honesdale borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Masthope, PA (3.0 miles ),
The Hideout, PA (3.1 miles ),
Prompton borough, PA (3.3 miles ),
Narrowsburg, NY (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.48 N, Longitude: 75.18 W

Area code: 570

Distribution of median household income in Hawley, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hawley, PA in 2017
Hawley satellite photo by USGS

Hawley tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+4.1%).
Most common industries in Hawley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (21.8%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (20.3%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (23.4%)
  • Educational services (15.6%)
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (7.1%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Hawley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Carpenters (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Art and design workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)

Average climate in Hawley, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hawley, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.3. This is about average.

City:

69.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 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 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.71
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
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 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hawley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Hawley borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 tornado 32.8 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hawley-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 176.4 miles away from Hawley 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 91.2 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 220.8 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 270.3 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 90.6 miles away from the city 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 83.7 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 Wayne County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hawley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hawley:

  • PECK CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HONESDALE, PA)
  • WAYNE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HONESDALE, PA)
  • JULIA RIBAUDO EXTENDED CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LAKE ARIEL, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hawley:

  • Marywood University (about 24 miles; Scranton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,959)
  • University of Scranton (about 26 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 34 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)
  • Sussex County Community College (about 36 miles; Newton, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,402)
  • Orange County Community College (about 40 miles; Middletown, NY; FT enrollment: 4,742)
  • King's College (about 40 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 41 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)

Public high school in Hawley:

Public elementary/middle school in Hawley:

See full list of schools located in Hawley

Library in Hawley:

  • HAWLEY LIBRARY (Operating income: $269,435; Location: 103 MAIN ST; 31,476 books; 1,526 audio materials; 1,523 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 72 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Hawley Fire Department Station 9 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotels: Blooming Grove Sporting Place Clays (State Route 6), Falls Port Inn & Restaurant (330 Main Avenue), East Shore Lodging (Greshams Lndg Route 6).

Birthplace of: Charlie Gelbert (American football) - Football player.

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SUNSET POINT ASSOCIATION (Population served: 248, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WILSONVILLE RECREATION AREA (Population served: 240, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-23-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2009)
MUGGS COUNTRY KITCHEN (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-10-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-10-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-24-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2013), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-29-2013), St Site Visit (enforcement) (APR-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PAUPACK POINT (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2007)
GRESHAMS LANDING & EAST SHORE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-20-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2011)
LAKE SUPERINTENDENTS OFFICE (Population served: 145, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (OCT-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-15-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (OCT-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2009)
IRONWOOD POINT RECREATION AREA (Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-20-2012), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JAN-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-28-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-28-2006)
EHRHARDTS LAKESIDE RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • SEELEYS LANDING (Population served: 275, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LEDGEDALE RECREATION AREA (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GRESHAMS LAKEVIEW MOTEL (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

54.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.2%
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: 0.2% of all households
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Hawley (2011 data):

  • The Dime Bank: Hawley Branch at 309 Main Avenue, branch established on 1988/06/20; Lake Region Office at Welwood Avenue, branch established on 2008/12/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $581.4 mil, Deposits: $485.4 mil, headquarters in Honesdale, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Dimeco, Inc
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lake Region Branch at Route 6, branch established on 1973/07/25. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Hawley Branch at 240 Main Street, branch established on 1910/11/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Lords Valley Branch at Route 739 Hc#8, branch established on 2000/07/01. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • The Honesdale National Bank: Lake Wallenpaupack Branch at 2547 Route 6, branch established on 1996/11/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $560.7 mil, Deposits: $478.0 mil, headquarters in Honesdale, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Honat Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wayne Bank: Hawley Branch at Route 6 East, branch established on 1986/01/15. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $667.4 mil, Deposits: $527.0 mil, headquarters in Honesdale, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Norwood Financial Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Hawley:

Marital status in Hawley, PA
  • Never married: 35.6%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

For population 25 years and over in Hawley:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hawley, PA (based on Wayne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,00011
Mainline Protestant7,76645
Evangelical Protestant1,65617
Other1,6227
Orthodox2001
None25,578-
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: 16
This county:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Wayne County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Wayne County:

3.29 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Wayne County:

12.38 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

10.2%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

25.7%
State:

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

12.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hawley:

50.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hawley:

47.0%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hawley:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hawley:

35.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Hawley:

55.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Hawley:

76.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hawley, 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
Streets and Highways 1$1,882$22,5841$1,107
Financial Administration 0$0 1$872
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 7$5,407
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,623
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$1,714
Totals for Government 1$1,882$22,58422$10,723

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

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $46,000 ($39.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($10.37)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $97,000 ($83.84)
    Police Protection: $84,000 ($72.60)
    General Public Buildings: $50,000 ($43.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $46,000 ($39.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $42,000 ($36.30)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $29,000 ($25.06)
    Central Staff Services: $25,000 ($21.61)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($20.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($19.01)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($16.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($9.51)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($4.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $145,000 ($125.32)

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

  • Charges - Other: $57,000 ($49.27)
    Parking Facilities: $24,000 ($20.74)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($7.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000 ($12.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $21,000 ($18.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000 ($15.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($14.69)
    Special Assessments: $12,000 ($10.37)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($1.73)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($27.66)
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000 ($12.10)
    Other: $14,000 ($12.10)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • Tax - Property: $167,000 ($144.34)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $18,000 ($15.56)
    Public Utility License: $4,000 ($3.46)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($3.46)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($66.55)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $73,000 ($63.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($3.46)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000 ($3.46)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $149,000 ($128.78)

5.82% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,119 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lackawanna County, PA  1.09% ($41,179 average AGI)
from Pike County, PA  0.67% ($39,022)
from Luzerne County, PA  0.20% ($47,976)


6.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lackawanna County, PA  1.44% ($40,097 average AGI)
to Pike County, PA  0.64% ($50,212)
to Luzerne County, PA  0.23% ($35,208)
Businesses in Hawley, PA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Lane Furniture1
Dunkin Donuts1MasterBrand Cabinets1
FedEx2McDonald's1
GNC1Rite Aid1
Kincaid1True Value1
Kroger1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS3

Strongest AM radio stations in Hawley:

  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKJN (1440 AM; 5 kW; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WQOR (750 AM; daytime; 2 kW; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hawley:

  • WBYH (89.1 FM; HAWLEY, PA; Owner: 4 RIVERS COMMUNICATIONS B/G COMPANY)
  • WYCY (105.3 FM; HAWLEY, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDNH-FM (95.3 FM; HONESDALE, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WQFN (100.1 FM; FOREST CITY, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCWI (94.3 FM; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)

TV broadcast stations around Hawley:

  • W62AO (Channel 62; HAWLEY, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC. TV ASSOC.)
  • WWPS-LP (Channel 8; HAWLEY, ETC., PA; Owner: ROBERT G. NEUHAUS)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W18BN (Channel 18; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH TELECASTERS)

Hawley fatal accident list:

Jun 6, 2005 09:21 PM, Us-0006, Lat: 41.476540, Lon: -75.183390, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 2002 09:20 PM, Us-6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 10, 2001 05:25 PM, Sr-590, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 1995 02:05 PM, 6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 121ft / 36.6mTotal length
  • $4,211,000Total costs
  • 57,694Total average daily traffic
  • 3,971Total average daily truck traffic
  • 65,957Total future (year 1999) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hawley, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 81950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hawley, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • New St (Lat: 40.459278 Lon: -75.177944), Call Sign: KAU560,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.6000 MHz, 33.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2002, Expiration Date: 01/05/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2012, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 232 4401 A Connecticut Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20008-2322, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • 3 Mi S Of Int Of Sr 360 & Sr 507 (Lat: 41.412306 Lon: -75.181833), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WNSP671,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.525 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/2000, Expiration Date: 06/21/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2005, Registrant: Blue Ridge Cable Technologies Inc, 613 Third Street, Palmerton, PA 18071, Phone: (610) 826-2551, Fax: (610) 826-9297, Email:
  • Lat: 41.175083 Lon: -75.031000, Call Sign: WPUJ719,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 456.187 MHz, 456.587 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/18/2022, Certifier: Dennis Watkins, Registrant: Scott Communications, Inc, 2888 Bethlehem Pike, Hatfield, PA 19440, Phone: (215) 997-9500, Fax: (425) 799-7316, Email:
  • 357 Westcolang Road (Lat: 41.501278 Lon: -75.064083), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.3 m, Overall height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WPXR674,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2013, Expiration Date: 05/28/2023, Certifier: Kathi Clemons, Registrant: El Paso - Tennessee Gas Pipeline, 569 Brookwood Village, Suite 501, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:
  • Lat: 41.501333 Lon: -75.100000, Call Sign: WPYF458, Licensee ID: L00101128,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.362 MHz, 467.362 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 07/31/2023, Certifier: Mark Eisele, Registrant: Woodloch Pines, Inc., 731 Welcome Lake Road, Hawley, PA 18428, Phone: (570) 685-8000, Fax: (570) 685-8091
  • Lat: 41.297222 Lon: -75.125000, Call Sign: WQEG613,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 01/20/2006, Expiration Date: 01/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2016, Certifier: William Tsigaras, Registrant: Moffitt Radio Communications, Elmhurst, PA 18416, Phone: (570) 689-4741, Fax: (570) 689-4741, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hawley)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • MALTI WILLIAM DBA, Rr 1 Box 694a, Hawley, PA 18428
    Certificate: 04-0988 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 05/14/2004, Expiration Date: 05/13/2005
  • B J AIR, 1046 Towpath, Hawley, PA 18428
    Certificate: D000085 (Partnership), Certificate Issue Date: 02/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/24/2012

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1673A , Serial Number: 22-436, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/21/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Erik Kristian Petschauer, 512 Long Ridge Rd, Hawley, PA 18428
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43751 , Serial Number: 28-7890008, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/10/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Brian Casey, 74 Rocky Run Rd, Hawley, PA 18428
  • Aircraft: GYRODYNE CO OF AMERICA INC B-8 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 60049 , Serial Number: 100-2229, Certificate Issue Date: 10/16/2006
    Registrant (Individual): John A Feola, 210 Urban Rd, Hawley, PA 18428
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/24/2004
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92075 , Serial Number: 16508, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/04/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 10/22/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Erik Kristian Petschauer, 512 Long Ridge Rd, Hawley, PA 18428

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of reported fires - 35 took place in 2009, and the least - 1 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hawley, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (56.0%), and Outside Fires (29.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hawley, PA
    • 13956.0%Structure Fires
    • 7329.4%Outside Fires
    • 2610.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 104.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hawley, PA
Most common first names in Hawley, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11875.4 years
Mary8680.9 years
William7076.2 years
Robert6372.8 years
Charles5678.2 years
Joseph5675.3 years
Anna5483.4 years
George4976.8 years
Frank4174.1 years
Helen4179.6 years
Most common last names in Hawley, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3176.4 years
Miller3178.3 years
Degroat1478.2 years
Rose1475.1 years
Frisbie1373.3 years
Martin1173.1 years
James1077.3 years
Brown1078.1 years
Davis1079.0 years
Kelly970.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hawley, PA
  • 40.2%Utility gas
  • 26.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.1%Electricity
  • 7.1%Wood
  • 2.0%Coal or coke
  • 1.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hawley, PA
  • 40.2%Electricity
  • 31.6%Utility gas
  • 25.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 1.2%Other fuel


Hawley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Hawley on our top lists:

  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Romania (population 500+)"
There are 7 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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