Laflin, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 1,472 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 692  (47.0%)
Females: 780  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  45.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18702.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $81,949 (it was $55,658 in 2000)
Laflin:

$81,949
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $43,874 (it was $29,581 in 2000)

Laflin borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $202,736 (it was $128,500 in 2000)
Laflin:

$202,736
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $226,830; Detached houses: $237,481; Townhouses or other attached units: $171,352

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,175.

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  • Races in Laflin, PA (2010)

    Laflin races chart
    • 1,40294.3%White alone
    • 745.0%Asian alone
    • 80.5%Hispanic
    • 30.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Laflin: 97.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (34.5%), Polish (25.3%), Irish (12.5%), American (3.4%), Russian (2.7%), Slovak (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/10/1889

Elevation: 727 feet

Land area: 1.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,089 people per square mile   (low).

Laflin,PA real estate house value index trend

Laflin, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Laflin:

  • High school or higher: 96.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Laflin borough:

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

84 residents are foreign born (3.3% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

This borough:

5.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $4,011 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,691 (2.0%)

Laflin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (10.6 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (92.3 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (95.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Yatesville borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Inkerman, PA (1.1 miles ), Pittston, PA (1.5 miles ), Hudson, PA (1.6 miles ), Wyoming borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Hughestown borough, PA (1.6 miles ), West Pittston borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Exeter borough, PA (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 41.29 N, Longitude: 75.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Laflin household income distribution Laflin home values distribution

Property values in Laflin, PA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -14 (-0.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Laflin, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Laflin-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Laflin 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 4.3 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Laflin-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 198.4 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 67.6 miles away from Laflin 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 239.2 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 244.8 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 67.6 miles away from Laflin center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 279.1 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).
Laflin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Laflin:

  • BAYADA NURSES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • WESLEY VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; PITTSTON, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-EAST MOUNTAIN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILKES-BARRE, PA)
  • WYOMING VALLEY HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • ANGEL'S TOUCH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WEST PITTSTON, PA)
  • HOSPICE OF THE SACRED HEART (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laflin:

  • King's College (about 6 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 6 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Misericordia University (about 10 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 11 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 13 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Marywood University (about 13 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

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Notable locations in Laflin: Laflin Station (A), Laflin Volunteer Fire Department (B), Laflin Station (C). Display/hide their locations 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 3.3 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 3.3 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 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.537
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 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 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.8%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 35.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  70.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.6%
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: 0.5% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Laflin 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:
Laflin:

53.9%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Laflin:

52.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Laflin:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Laflin:

18.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Laflin:

10.3%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Laflin:

37.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

59.1%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Laflin, 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
Other Government Administration 1$1,835$22,0200$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$7,764$31,0566$3,759
Firefighters 0$0 3$2,232
Local Libraries 0$0 1$646
Totals for Government 4$9,599$28,79710$6,637

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($19.02)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $438,000 ($297.55)
    Police Protection: $142,000 ($96.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($46.20)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($38.04)
    Fire Protection: $43,000 ($29.21)
    Central Staff Services: $42,000 ($28.53)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($21.06)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($8.15)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($7.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($6.11)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($4.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($3.40)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($3.40)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000 ($80.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $10,000 ($6.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $177,000 ($120.24)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $275,000 ($186.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($27.85)
    All Other: $28,000 ($19.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.36)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($2.72)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $20,000 ($13.59)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($12.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $33,000 ($22.42)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $199,000 ($135.19)
    Property: $125,000 ($84.92)
    NEC: $59,000 ($40.08)

Laflin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,079,000 ($1412.36)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,474,000 ($2360.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,490,000 ($1012.23)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $379,000 ($257.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,684,000 ($2502.72)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $93,000 ($63.18)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $175,000 ($118.89)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $163,000 ($110.73)

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 Laflin:

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

  • 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)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Laflin:

  • 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.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, 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.)

Laflin fatal accident list:

Sep 5, 1996 03:35 AM, 2026, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 19, 1991 10:10 AM, I81, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 67m220ftTotal length
  • $4,000Total costs
  • 214,768Total average daily traffic
  • 36,872Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 111960-1969
  • 11980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Laflin, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Laflin)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA3JNU, Licensee ID: L00742650, Grant Date: 06/02/2006, Expiration Date: 08/05/2016, Registrant: Irene Wendoloski, 31 Old Mill Rd, Laflin, PA 18702-7318
  • Call Sign: KA3NRP, Licensee ID: L01276663, Grant Date: 04/26/2007, Expiration Date: 07/18/2017, Certifier: Bart E Burne, Registrant: Bart E Burne, 37 Old Mill Rd, Laflin, PA 18702
  • Call Sign: KO3N, Licensee ID: L01303944, Grant Date: 07/12/2007, Expiration Date: 10/09/2017, Certifier: Joseph J Stuccio, Registrant: Joseph J Stuccio, 21 Fordham Rd, Laflin, PA 18702
  • Call Sign: WA3TVH, Licensee ID: L00742650, Grant Date: 06/02/2006, Expiration Date: 08/05/2016, Registrant: Robert P Wendoloski, 31 Old Mill Rd, Laflin, PA 18702-7318
  • Call Sign: KC3EIM, Licensee ID: L01923093, Grant Date: 02/17/2015, Expiration Date: 02/17/2025, Certifier: David R Lyons Jr, Registrant: David R Lyons Jr, 61 Market St Rear, Laflin, PA 18702

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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$147,40013$141,46240$143,4003$47,3331$850,0003$88,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$68,0000$02$63,0001$4,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$119,0005$141,80014$180,2864$39,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$011$108,0000$00$03$68,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$220,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2117.02

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 ORIGINATED5$177,2001$162,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$144,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2117.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Laflin 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #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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