Nescopeck, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,545 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 
Males: 716  (46.4%)
Females: 829  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

44.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18635.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,696 (it was $31,379 in 2000)
Nescopeck:

$47,696
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,376 (it was $16,553 in 2000)

Nescopeck borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $117,721 (it was $78,200 in 2000)
Nescopeck:

$117,721
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $120,365; detached houses: $123,039; townhouses or other attached units: $117,047; in 2-unit structures: $66,408; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $679,392; mobile homes: $31,229

Median gross rent in 2017: $709.

March 2019 cost of living index in Nescopeck: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.4%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 65.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 12.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Nescopeck, PA (2010)
    • 1,53296.8%White alone
    • 352.2%Hispanic
    • 60.4%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania as of February 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Nescopeck is 404 to 1.


Crime rates in Nescopeck by year

Type

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.7)
3
(192.1)
2
(128.9)
2
(130.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
0
(0.0)
9
(566.8)
5
(315.5)
9
(573.2)
3
(192.1)
14
(902.1)
2
(130.4)
2
(129.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(840.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(140.3)
0
(0.0)
5
(315.5)
15
(955.4)
14
(896.3)
13
(837.6)
0
(0.0)
7
(454.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
2
(140.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(128.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)33.610.616.839.785.296.287.7132.735.227.3

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Ancestries: German (30.5%), Pennsylvania German (12.4%), American (7.1%), Slovak (6.5%), English (5.2%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/27/1896

Elevation: 520 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 1,552 people per square mile   (low).

Nescopeck, Pennsylvania map

62 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America).

This borough:

3.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,760 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,144 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (37.8 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (92.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

East Berwick, PA (0.9 miles ),
Berwick borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Foundryville, PA (1.4 miles ),
Briar Creek borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Mifflinville, PA (2.2 miles ),
Lime Ridge, PA (2.7 miles ),
Mocanaqua, PA (2.7 miles ),
Shickshinny borough, PA (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.05 N, Longitude: 76.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Distribution of median household income in Nescopeck, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Nescopeck, PA in 2017

Property values in Nescopeck, PA

Nescopeck satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Nescopeck, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.4%)
  • Food (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Utilities (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (8.1%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Utilities (7.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Food (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Nescopeck, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.0%)
  • Child care workers (3.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)

Average climate in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.331. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.331
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 11.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.151. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
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 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

Nescopeck-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Nescopeck borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 tornado 32.4 miles away from the borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nescopeck-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 50.8 miles away from Nescopeck 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 222.2 miles away from Nescopeck 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 219.4 miles away from Nescopeck 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 51.4 miles away from Nescopeck 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 269.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 259.6 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).
Nescopeck topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Nescopeck:

  • BERWICK HOME HEALTH HOSPICE CA (Hospital, about 1 miles away; BERWICK, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE BERWICK (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BERWICK, PA)
  • BERWICK HOSPITAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; BERWICK, PA)
  • BERWICK RETIREMENT VILLAGE NRS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BERWICK, PA)
  • BERWICK HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BLOOMSBURG, PA)
  • BALANCED CARE, BLOOMSBURG (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BLOOMSBURG, PA)
  • ORANGEVILLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ORANGEVILLE, PA)

Operable nuclear power plants near Nescopeck:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nescopeck:

  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 9,452)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 16 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Wilkes University (about 22 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 23 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Misericordia University (about 24 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 27 miles; Pottsville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,412)
  • Bucknell University (about 36 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)

Public elementary/middle school in Nescopeck:

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

Birthplace of: Ruth Williams - Girls Professional Baseball League player, Peter F. Rothermel - Painter.

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 Nescopeck and their reported violations in the past:

THE AMISH PANTRY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2009)

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

  • PARADISE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

62.0%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Nescopeck (2011 data):

  • First Keystone Community Bank: Nescopeck Branch at 435 West Third Street, branch established on 1960/09/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Nescopeck:

Marital status in Nescopeck, PA
  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Nescopeck:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nescopeck, 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
Here:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.4%
State:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Nescopeck:

51.0%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nescopeck:

47.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Nescopeck:

28.1
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Nescopeck:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nescopeck:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nescopeck, 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 1$2,746$32,9521$547
Streets and Highways 1$3,251$39,0121$899
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$4,322
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,388
Police - Other 0$0 4$1,510
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 2$5,997$35,98210$8,666

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($1.94)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $228,000 ($147.57)
    Natural Resources - Other: $105,000 ($67.96)
    Regular Highways: $92,000 ($59.55)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($48.54)
    Police Protection: $63,000 ($40.78)
    Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($31.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,000 ($17.48)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($14.24)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($8.41)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($5.18)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($3.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.94)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.65)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($39.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($3.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $153,000 ($99.03)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $316,000 ($204.53)
    Other: $6,000 ($3.88)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $24,000 ($15.53)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($7.77)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($5.83)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($3.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $45,000 ($29.13)
    Other: $20,000 ($12.94)
    Housing and Community Development: $8,000 ($5.18)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.65)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $142,000 ($91.91)
    Property: $92,000 ($59.55)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $16,000 ($10.36)
    Public Utility License: $8,000 ($5.18)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,000 ($4.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,521,000 ($984.47)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,405,000 ($909.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000 ($75.08)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $246,000 ($159.22)

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 Nescopeck, PA

  • Lane Furniture: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Nescopeck:

  • WFBS (1280 AM; 1 kW; BERWICK, PA; Owner: FBS WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nescopeck:

  • WKAB (103.5 FM; BERWICK, PA; Owner: 4M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAVT-FM (101.9 FM; POTTSVILLE, PA; Owner: POTTSVILLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WGGI (95.9 FM; BENTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Nescopeck:

  • W47AO (Channel 47; BERWICK, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • W19CI (Channel 19; BERWICK, PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • 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)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • W68CE (Channel 68; SHICKSHINNY, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • Nescopeck, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count16040
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24593
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons5982
  • Fatalities17593
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents41253
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1856
See more detailed statistics of Nescopeck fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.1mTotal length
  • $3,894,000Total costs
  • 77,661Total average daily traffic
  • 22,618Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,372Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Nescopeck, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Nescopeck, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Nescopeck)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Chura Rd (Lat: 41.013056 Lon: -76.177500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPRY559,
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.137 MHz, 855.187 MHz, 855.362 MHz, 855.437 MHz, 855.637 MHz, 855.687 MHz, 856.287 MHz, 856.337 MHz, 856.612 MHz, 857.287 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 03/17/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2014, Certifier: Mary E Julius, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SITE 61, Rr2 Box 2635 (Lat: 41.006750 Lon: -76.299472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75.2 m, Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WQOJ687, Licensee ID: L01653650,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 10/19/2021, Certifier: Nelson Santos, Registrant: Sw Networks, 948 Springer Drive, Lombard, IL 60148, Phone: (630) 652-3807, Fax: (630) 652-3805
  • 1200975, Exit 38 Off 1-80- Rt 93 South, Keep Turning Right For 8 Miles 1.7 Mi Turn Left (Lat: 41.013167 Lon: -76.177528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQON537, Licensee ID: L01663150,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 11/29/2011, Expiration Date: 11/29/2021, Certifier: Scott Tollefsen, Registrant: Webline Holdings LLC
  • EPA0261, Exit 38 Off 1-80- Rt 93 South, Keep Turning Right For 8 Miles 1.7 Mi Turn Left (Lat: 41.013167 Lon: -76.177528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQSR611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 11/04/2013, Expiration Date: 11/04/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:
  • Black Creek, Exit 38 Off 1-80- Rt 93 South, Keep Turning Right For 8 Miles 1.7 Mi Turn Left (Lat: 41.013167 Lon: -76.177528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQZE363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2017, Expiration Date: 04/20/2027, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless (Vaw) LLC, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Nescopeck)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28AW , Serial Number: 1439, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 03/10/2010
    Registrant (Corporation): Skyhook Inc, 550 Zenith Rd, Nescopeck, PA 18635

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$67,4902$128,2951$20,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$145,8200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2162.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$63,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2162.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nescopeck, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nescopeck, PA - Value
Most common first names in Nescopeck, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2570.6 years
John2573.6 years
William2473.4 years
Helen2181.7 years
Mary1980.6 years
Charles1874.6 years
Harry1677.3 years
Harold1677.9 years
James1666.9 years
George1377.8 years
Most common last names in Nescopeck, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2377.4 years
Slusser2371.2 years
Mowery1572.0 years
Brown1472.2 years
Kishbaugh1470.6 years
Thomas1178.4 years
White978.5 years
Yoder978.1 years
Hess980.1 years
Shiner975.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nescopeck, PA
  • 47.0%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.7%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Coal or coke
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Nescopeck, PA
  • 49.7%Utility gas
  • 27.4%Electricity
  • 20.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used


Nescopeck 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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