Mountain Top, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 10,982. Population change since 2000: -28.1%
Males: 5,403  (49.2%)
Females: 5,579  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18707.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $73,698 (it was $51,655 in 2000)
Mountain Top:

$73,698
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,577 (it was $22,480 in 2000)

Mountain Top CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $193,233 (it was $122,300 in 2000)
Mountain Top:

$193,233
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $212,773; Detached houses: $231,321; Townhouses or other attached units: $89,798; Mobile homes: $15,836

Median gross rent in 2013: $620.

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  • Races in Mountain Top, PA (2013)

    Mountain Top races chart
    • 10,19593.5%White alone
    • 1941.8%Asian alone
    • 1731.6%Hispanic
    • 920.8%Black alone
    • 740.7%Two or more races
    • 380.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mountain Top: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (18.5%), Irish (16.8%), Polish (14.6%), Italian (14.2%), English (7.1%), Russian (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 68.2 square miles.

Population density: 161 people per square mile   (very low).

Mountain Top,PA real estate house value index trend

Mountain Top, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Mountain Top:

  • High school or higher: 99.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mountain Top CDP:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 63.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

393 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 1.1% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This place:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Mountain Top, Pennsylvania as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mountain Top to the number of sex offenders is 3,661 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,881 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,558 (1.4%)

Mountain Top satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (23.3 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (89.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Nuangola borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Warrior Run borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Sugar Notch borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Nanticoke, PA (2.3 miles ), Ashley borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Sheatown, PA (2.4 miles ), Wanamie, PA (2.4 miles ), Beech Mountain Lakes, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.14 N, Longitude: 75.93 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -459 (-4.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,352 (24.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Mountain Top household income distribution Mountain Top home values distribution

Property values in Mountain Top, PA

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Mountain Top, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mountain Top-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.6 miles away from the Mountain Top place center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 31.4 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mountain Top-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 56.2 miles away from the city center
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 210.9 miles away from Mountain Top 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 233.2 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 56.2 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 257.4 miles away from Mountain Top center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 273.2 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 (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Mountain Top:

  • MOUNTAIN TOP SENIOR CARE AND REHAB CENTER (185 SOUTH MOUNTAIN BOULEVARD)
  • SMITH HEALTH CARE LTD (453 SOUTH MAIN ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mountain Top:

  • SMITH NURSING AND CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; MOUNTAINTOP, PA)
  • BIRCHWOOD NSG CNTR LTD (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)
  • BIRCHWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)
  • MERCY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)
  • MERCY SPECIAL CARE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)
  • GUARDIAN ELDER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE NANTICOKE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; NANTICOKE, PA)

Heliports located in Mountain Top:

Operable nuclear power plants near Mountain Top:

  • 18 miles: Susquehanna 1 and 2 in Berwick, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mountain Top:

  • Luzerne County Community College (about 5 miles; Nanticoke, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,724)
  • Wilkes University (about 8 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 9 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Misericordia University (about 15 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 24 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 26 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 29 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

Public high schools in Mountain Top:

Private elementary/middle schools in Mountain Top:

  • ST JUDE SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 422 S MOUNTAIN BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • WYOMING VALLEY SDA ELEMENTARY (Students: 14; Location: 476 3RD ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Notable locations in Mountain Top: Bergers Station (A), Solomons Gap Station (B), Glen Summit Station (C), Crestwood Station (D), Vandermark Corners (E), Mountaintop Hose Company 1 (F), Dorrance Township Volunteer Fire Department (G), Rice Township Volunteer Fire Department (H), Wright Township Volunteer Fire Department (I), Slocum Township Volunteer Fire Company 1 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mountain Top include: Mount Zion Union Church (A), Saint Martins Church (B), Emmanuel Church (C), Slocum Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mud Pond (A), Mountain Pond (B), Cranberry Pond (C), Blue Giant Meadow Lake (D), Fountain Lake (E), Boyle Pond (F), The Ice Ponds (G), Lake Blytheburn (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Watering Run (A), Nuangola Outlet (B), Bow Creek (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 2012 was 62.9. This is about average.

City:

62.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.331. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.331
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 11.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.769. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.769
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 13.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

9.1

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

  • FLOS DELI TO GO (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.2%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 17.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.6%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
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

People in group quarters in Mountain Top in 2010:

  • 192 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Mountain Top in 2000:

  • 169 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 4 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Mountain Top 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Mountain Top (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Mountain Top Branch at 46 South Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 1987/09/22. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Mountain Top Branch at 4 Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 2004/12/30. 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.
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Crestwood Branch at 219 South Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 1978/12/11. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Mountaintop Branch at 119 S. Mountain Blvd, Mountaintop Sh, branch established on 1934/09/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • National Penn Bank: Mountain Top Branch at 360 South Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 1998/07/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Keystone Community Bank: Mountaintop at 18 North Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 2009/09/28. Info updated 2010/10/19: Bank assets: $826.0 mil, Deposits: $627.9 mil, headquarters in Berwick, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: First Keystone Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Mountain Top Branch at 125 S. Mountain Blvd., branch established on 1960/09/06. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Mountain Top travel time to work - commute Mountain Top mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mountain Top CDP (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%

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 Mountain Top:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WLSH (1410 AM; 5 kW; LANSFORD, PA; Owner: J-SYSTEMS FRANCHISING CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mountain Top:

  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, 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)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, 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)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, 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)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mountain Top:

  • 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.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W68CE (Channel 68; SHICKSHINNY, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • WYLN-LP (Channel 35; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED43$157,289102$209,405396$184,76538$70,82111$163,5744$24,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$113,0003$172,66735$197,6043$15,1572$156,1001$22,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$134,93316$137,080145$186,17725$39,0858$104,6344$88,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$155,3339$154,15985$184,2363$70,6672$168,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$46,0004$273,66324$182,3163$69,7071$80,0002$35,500

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2155.01 , 2155.02, 2155.03, 2155.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$248,39022$212,7871$131,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$262,6113$284,3330$01$105,150
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$251,0934$189,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$194,5000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$114,0000$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2155.01 , 2155.02, 2155.03, 2155.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Mountain Top, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12375.0 years
Mary11882.8 years
Joseph9074.3 years
William7673.5 years
Anna6683.1 years
Margaret6379.4 years
Helen6382.1 years
Robert5271.7 years
Charles5074.6 years
James4774.2 years
Most common last names in Mountain Top, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3374.5 years
Williams2478.7 years
Jones2178.1 years
Miller2079.7 years
Thomas2080.3 years
Evans1677.9 years
Rinehimer1579.3 years
Moyer1579.4 years
Myers1372.7 years
Johnson1276.3 years
Businesses in Mountain Top, PA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Subway1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS1
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