Larksville, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 4,385 (88% urban, 12% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.6%
 
Males: 2,039  (46.5%)
Females: 2,346  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

51.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18651.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,485 (it was $35,467 in 2000)
Larksville:

$62,485
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,471 (it was $16,196 in 2000)

Larksville borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $123,127 (it was $85,900 in 2000)
Larksville:

$123,127
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $154,155; detached houses: $165,942; townhouses or other attached units: $54,240; in 2-unit structures: $229,901; mobile homes: $18,266

Median gross rent in 2019: $903.

March 2019 cost of living index in Larksville: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.2%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Larksville, PA (2010)
    • 4,30196.0%White alone
    • 761.7%Hispanic
    • 350.8%Black alone
    • 310.7%Two or more races
    • 280.6%Asian alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Larksville, Pennsylvania as of March 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Larksville is 4,400 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Larksville by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(22.1)
1
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.3)
2
(44.6)
2
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.7)
2
(45.1)
2
(44.5)
2
(44.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(66.3)
2
(45.0)
5
(113.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
7
(156.8)
2
(45.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(154.8)
13
(292.4)
15
(340.3)
20
(450.8)
2
(44.5)
17
(379.3)
15
(336.1)
3
(68.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
67
(1,481)
60
(1,350)
68
(1,543)
71
(1,600)
80
(1,780)
59
(1,316)
74
(1,658)
18
(410.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(110.5)
11
(247.4)
8
(181.5)
7
(157.8)
7
(155.8)
3
(66.9)
3
(67.2)
1
(22.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.5)
1
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index116.5121.2129.5121.7126.8133.6162.432.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Larksville, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Ancestries: Polish (24.6%), Irish (15.7%), Italian (9.4%), West Indian (6.6%), German (6.5%), Slovak (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/10/1909

Elevation: 581 feet

Land area: 4.76 square miles.

Population density: 921 people per square mile   (low).

Larksville, Pennsylvania map

166 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

This borough:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,744 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,798 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (17.1 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (96.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Edwardsville borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Plymouth borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Pringle borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Kingston borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Courtdale borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Luzerne borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Chase, PA (1.6 miles ),
Wilkes-Barre, PA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.26 N, Longitude: 75.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Distribution of median household income in Larksville, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Larksville, PA in 2019

Property values in Larksville, PA

Larksville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Historical population in Larksville, PA
Historical housing units in Larksville, PA
Most common industries in Larksville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.2%)
  • Social assistance (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.2%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Utilities (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.0%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Larksville, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Carpenters (3.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Carpenters (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in Larksville, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Larksville, Pennsylvania average temperatures Larksville, Pennsylvania average precipitation Larksville, Pennsylvania humidity Larksville, Pennsylvania wind speed Larksville, Pennsylvania snowfall Larksville, Pennsylvania sunshine Larksville, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.3. This is about average.

City:

72.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 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 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.71
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.151. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Larksville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Larksville borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 38.2 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Larksville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 255.2 miles away from Larksville center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 203.1 miles away from Larksville 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 64.5 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 232.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 251.8 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) earthquake occurred 249.8 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 (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
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, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Larksville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Larksville:

  • PERSONAL CARE HH SRVCS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • HEALTH FORCE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; FORTY FORT, PA)
  • HCC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE VNA OF LUZ (Hospital, about 2 miles away; EDWARDSVILLE, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE SKILLED NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)

Heliports located in Larksville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Larksville:

  • Wilkes University (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 6 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Misericordia University (about 7 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 18 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 20 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 33 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

Public elementary/middle school in Larksville:

  • STATE EL CTR (Students: 543, Location: 355 STATE STREET, Grades: KG-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Larksville Volunteer Fire Company 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Larksville: Valley View Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Vincents Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Birthplace of: Frank O'Connell - Politician Member of the Pennsylvania State Senate and House of Representatives, John Siegal - Football player, Leo Skladany - Football player, Joe Skladany - Football player and coach.

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

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

  • HIGH POINT BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

69.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
11 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Larksville:

Marital status in Larksville, PA
  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Larksville:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Larksville
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Larksville, PA (based on Luzerne County data)

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 65
This county:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Luzerne County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.4%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.8%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.9%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Larksville:

77.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Larksville, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$22,074$37,8412$1,285
Streets and Highways 4$8,652$25,9560$0
Other Government Administration 2$4,630$27,78018$10,634
Firefighters 2$5,583$33,49812$4,013
Totals for Government 15$40,939$32,75132$15,931

Larksville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.91)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $421,000 ($96.01)
    Police Protection: $386,000 ($88.03)
    Regular Highways: $359,000 ($81.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $186,000 ($42.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($41.05)
    Central Staff Services: $110,000 ($25.09)
    General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($7.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($6.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($2.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($1.82)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($1.82)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.23)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($2.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $104,000 ($23.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $679,000 ($154.85)

Larksville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $346,000 ($78.91)
    Other: $59,000 ($13.45)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $25,000 ($5.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $18,000 ($4.10)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($1.37)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($0.68)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $133,000 ($30.33)
    Other: $56,000 ($12.77)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.68)
  • Tax - Property: $612,000 ($139.57)
    Individual Income: $433,000 ($98.75)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $130,000 ($29.65)
    Public Utility License: $34,000 ($7.75)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000 ($5.93)

Larksville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,000 ($22.58)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $88,000 ($20.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $56,000 ($12.77)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,000 ($10.03)

Larksville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $231,000 ($52.68)

3.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.38%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lackawanna County, PA  0.42% ($34,949 average AGI)
from Columbia County, PA  0.20% ($37,285)
from Schuylkill County, PA  0.14% ($35,492)


3.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,533 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.91%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Luzerne County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lackawanna County, PA  0.39% ($42,725 average AGI)
to Columbia County, PA  0.22% ($37,469)
to Schuylkill County, PA  0.19% ($33,233)

Businesses in Larksville, PA

  • Mazda: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • Volkswagen: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Larksville:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Larksville:

  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, 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)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W235AA (94.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE U. OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYST OF HIGHER ED)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WRGN (88.1 FM; SWEET VALLEY, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Larksville:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • W68CE (Channel 68; SHICKSHINNY, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Larksville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Larksville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.3mTotal length
  • $305,000Total costs
  • 31,285Total average daily traffic
  • 967Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,922Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Richard M Snavely, Corby St. .6 Miles Nw Of Courtdale Ave And Corby St. (Lat: 41.282583 Lon: -75.925472), Type: 58.0, Overall height: 58 m, Registrant: Family Life Ministries, Inc., Jimtravis@fln.Org, , PO BOX 506 Bath, Phone: (607) 661-2531
  • cicily wallace, 211 East State Street (Lat: 41.264167 Lon: -75.924917), Type: 32.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Northeast Pennsylvania Smsa Limited Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • cicily wallace, 211 East State Street (Lat: 41.264167 Lon: -75.924917), Type: 32.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Northeast Pennsylvania Smsa Limited Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Mikhail Raznobriadsev, 211 East State Street (Lat: 41.264167 Lon: -75.924917), Type: 32.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Northeast Pennsylvania Smsa Limited Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • James L Travis, Corby St. .6 Miles Nw Of Courtdale Ave And Corby St. (Lat: 41.282583 Lon: -75.925472), Type: 58.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 58 m, Registrant: Family Life Ministries, Inc., Jimtravis@fln.Org, , PO BOX 506 Bath, Phone: (607) 661-2531
  • Steve Regitz, 211 East State Street (Lat: 41.264167 Lon: -75.924917), Type: 32.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Northeast Pennsylvania Smsa Limited Partnership, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Gina Cacciatore, 211 East State Street (Lat: 41.264167 Lon: -75.924917), Type: 32.0, Structure height: 42079 m, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Northeast Pennsylvania Smsa Limited Partnership, Networkregulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Municipal Bldg E State St (Lat: 41.256750 Lon: -75.932417), Call Sign: KBG239,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/1996, Expiration Date: 09/26/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2002, Registrant: Larksville, Borough Of, East State St Municipal Bldg, Larksville, PA 18704, Phone: (717) 288-6619
  • Municipal Bldg E State St (Lat: 41.256750 Lon: -75.932417), Call Sign: KGB239,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/1996, Expiration Date: 05/07/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/08/2001, Registrant: Larksville, Borough Of, Municipal Bldg E State St, Larksville, PA 18704, Phone: (717) 288-6610
  • Town Hall E State St (Lat: 41.256750 Lon: -75.932417), Call Sign: KGE637,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.250 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/26/2014, Registrant: Mrc Licensing, 406 Se 31st Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33904, Phone: (239) 233-7679, Email:
  • Town Hall E State St (Lat: 41.256750 Lon: -75.932417), Call Sign: WGC821,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.740 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/26/2014, Registrant: Larksville Borough, 211 E. State St., Larksville, PA 18651, Phone: (570) 714-9846
  • 355 East State Street (Lat: 41.261111 Lon: -75.929056), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 7.7 m, Call Sign: WQPI352,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.3800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/25/2012, Expiration Date: 05/25/2022, Certifier: Joe Rodriguez, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 41.262028 Lon: -75.928694, Call Sign: WRDT771,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.987 MHz, 451.562 MHz, 451.762 MHz, 452.512 MHz, 452.687 MHz, 451.287 MHz, 451.487 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2019, Expiration Date: 07/17/2029, Certifier: Louis Cardoni, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Larksville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: KOSHINSKI DAVID A AVENTURA HP (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 521DK , Serial Number: APHP0015, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 04/18/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Signmaxx LLC, 812 E Main St, Larksville, PA 18651
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6868V , Serial Number: 22-1261, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 12/29/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Sign Maxx LLC, 812 E Main St, Larksville, PA 18651
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74555 , Serial Number: 1947, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 03/23/2017
    Registrant (Individual): John W Pieszala, 6 Willow St, Larksville, PA 18704
  • Aircraft: MOODY SIPLE MODEL "A" (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 78RB , Serial Number: MS1, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1985, Certificate Issue Date: 12/29/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Sign Maxx LLC, 812 E Main St, Larksville, PA 18651
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88ML , Serial Number: 18267701, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 03/23/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Anthracite Flying Club Inc, 470 E State St, Larksville, PA 18651
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90112 , Serial Number: 9173, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 09/17/2020
    Registrant (Individual): John W Pieszala, 810 E Main St, Larksville, PA 18651

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 ORIGINATED19$111,15815$98,13343$120,97712$22,0837$69,857
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$198,0001$85,0007$93,0003$13,6670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$56,2003$104,66731$94,03212$24,2503$70,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$53,5003$57,00016$110,6250$03$74,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$105,0000$02$114,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2134.00

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 ORIGINATED5$117,0004$160,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$122,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2134.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Larksville, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Larksville, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Larksville, PA
  • 61.0%Utility gas
  • 28.0%Electricity
  • 5.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Larksville, PA
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 41.9%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.9%No fuel used
  • 2.9%Coal or coke


Larksville compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Larksville on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #4 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #61 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Polish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #62 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #80 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #99 (18651) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak 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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