Hughestown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 1,391 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.7%
 
Males: 677  (48.7%)
Females: 714  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 18640.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $63,214 (it was $41,750 in 2000)
Hughestown:

$63,214
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $26,619 (it was $20,246 in 2000)

Hughestown borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $117,582 (it was $88,200 in 2000)
Hughestown:

$117,582
PA:

$170,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $153,771; Detached houses: $164,552; Townhouses or other attached units: $104,419; In 2-unit structures: $116,046; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $122,347; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $341,370; Mobile homes: $39,131; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $86,348

Median gross rent in 2015: $812.

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  • Races in Hughestown, PA (2010)

    Hughestown races chart
    • 1,35597.3%White alone
    • 251.8%Hispanic
    • 40.3%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hughestown: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (28.1%), Irish (21.1%), Polish (14.0%), American (13.8%), Welsh (4.4%), German (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/07/1879

Elevation: 727 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 1,566 people per square mile   (low).

Hughestown,PA real estate house value index trend

Hughestown, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Hughestown:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hughestown borough:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

21 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,118 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,971 (2.0%)

Hughestown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (8.0 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (92.5 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (97.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pittston, PA (0.9 miles ), West Pittston borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Dupont borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Duryea borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Yatesville borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Avoca borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Exeter borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Laflin borough, PA (1.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.33 N, Longitude: 75.78 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Hughestown household income distribution Hughestown home values distribution

Property values in Hughestown, PA

Crime rates in Hughestown (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 assaults (215.4 per 100,000)
  • 3 burglaries (215.4 per 100,000)
  • 14 thefts (1,005.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (71.8 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 104.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 257.8)

Crime rates in Hughestown (2015):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 rapes (143.8 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (143.8 per 100,000)
  • 5 burglaries (359.5 per 100,000)
  • 11 thefts (790.8 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (143.8 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 212.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 233.4)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.72
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-2.8%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hughestown, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hughestown-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 16.8 miles away from the Hughestown 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 2.4 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hughestown-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 195.7 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 70.3 miles away from Hughestown 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 239.9 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 242.1 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 70.2 miles away from Hughestown 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 106.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Luzerne County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hughestown topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Toye - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hughestown:

  • ST JOSEPH'S CNTR COMM HUGHESTO (21 GRIFFITH ST)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES IN (115 NEW STREET PO BOX 574)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hughestown:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE PITTSTON (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • WYOMING VALLEY HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • ANGEL'S TOUCH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • COMM VNA DBA COMMUNITY HM HLTH CARE SV (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; AVOCA, PA)
  • SUPERIOR HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DUPONT, PA)
  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hughestown:

  • King's College (about 8 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,392)
  • University of Scranton (about 9 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Wilkes University (about 9 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Misericordia University (about 11 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • Marywood University (about 11 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 15 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

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Notable location: Hughestown Hose Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

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

City:

96.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0839. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0839
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.537. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.537
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 15.3%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  66.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.3%
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: 0.0% of all households
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 65
Luzerne County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.6%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hughestown:

40.2%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Hughestown:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.9%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hughestown:

11.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hughestown:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hughestown:

35.5%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Hughestown:

50.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Hughestown:

74.1%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hughestown, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 3$2,816
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$5,114
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,648$43,7767$11,517
Streets and Highways 1$2,468$29,6161$1,822
Totals for Government 2$6,116$36,69620$21,269

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $189,000 ($135.87)
    Police Protection: $111,000 ($79.80)
    General - Other: $94,000 ($67.58)
    Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($33.79)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($5.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($5.03)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $10,000 ($7.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $136,000 ($97.77)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($5.75)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $77,000 ($55.36)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $14,000 ($10.06)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $28,000 ($20.13)
    All Other: $17,000 ($12.22)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $129,000 ($92.74)
    Property: $95,000 ($68.30)
    NEC: $36,000 ($25.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $41,000 ($29.48)

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

Here:

3.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

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

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

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


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

Here:

3.51%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Hughestown:

  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WICK (1400 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANCOM, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKJN (1440 AM; 5 kW; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hughestown:

  • 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)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • 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.)
  • WDMT (102.3 FM; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • W263AL (100.5 FM; AVOCA, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hughestown:

  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W51BP (Channel 51; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W19AR (Channel 19; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48AQ (Channel 48; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC'L. TV ASSN.)

Hughestown fatal accident list:

Sep 1, 2011 08:45 PM, New Street, Lynn Street, Lat: 41.33383, Lon: -75.77754, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 14, 1997 04:15 PM, 11, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Apr 5, 1993 11:09 AM, 2032, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1993 02:15 AM, 2025, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 15, 1979 06:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 87,799Total average daily traffic
  • 18,333Total average daily truck traffic
  • 99,995Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 41.330222 Lon: -75.762500, Call Sign: WPZJ593
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.405 MHz, 157.665 MHzGrant Date: 01/23/2014, Expiration Date: 01/22/2024, Certifier: Pete LiebackRegistrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc., 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N3CSW, Previous Call Sign: KA3GLK, Licensee ID: L00270266, Grant Date: 10/03/2003, Expiration Date: 10/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2015, Registrant: Richard A Reese, 121 Leslie Ln, Hughestown, PA 18640
  • Call Sign: N3LOW, Licensee ID: L00458159, Grant Date: 01/19/2012, Expiration Date: 02/04/2022, Certifier: Kevin K Kishel, Registrant: Kevin K Kishel, 14 Fairlawn Dr, Hughestown, PA 18640-2950

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 ORIGINATED2$127,0007$132,28626$110,6924$42,0003$111,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$80,5001$25,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$88,0002$58,50017$109,0002$15,0002$139,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$34,0006$64,6670$01$34,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$158,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2104.00

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 ORIGINATED2$161,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$210,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$131,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2104.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Hughestown compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Hughestown on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #17 (18640) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #62 (18640) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #98 (18640) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Polish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #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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