Shavertown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 2,019.
Males: 923  (45.7%)
Females: 1,096  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

45.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,972
Shavertown:

$53,972
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,151

Shavertown CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $125,700
Shavertown:

$125,700
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $156,237; detached houses: $153,795

Median gross rent in 2019: $660.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shavertown: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.0%
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  • Races in Shavertown, PA (2010)
    • 1,95596.8%White alone
    • 211.0%Asian alone
    • 190.9%Hispanic
    • 120.6%Black alone
    • 120.6%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Shavertown, Pennsylvania as of March 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shavertown is 754 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Irish (23.7%), Polish (22.2%), Italian (10.1%), Lithuanian (8.3%), American (7.1%), Slovak (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1030 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,647 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,095 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (15.4 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (100.0 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (100.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Trucksville, PA (1.1 miles ),
Dallas borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Back Mountain, PA (1.3 miles ),
Chase, PA (1.7 miles ),
Courtdale borough, PA (1.7 miles ),
Luzerne borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Pringle borough, PA (1.9 miles ),
Swoyersville borough, PA (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.32 N, Longitude: 75.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Distribution of median household income in Shavertown, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Shavertown, PA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.7%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Air pollution and air quality trends
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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 5.7 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 6.1 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 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
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 5.8 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 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Shavertown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Shavertown place 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 10.8 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shavertown-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 258.8 miles away from Shavertown center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 199.4 miles away from Shavertown 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 68.7 miles away from Shavertown center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 248.3 miles away from Shavertown 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 231.5 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 246.2 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 (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).

Hospitals and medical centers in Shavertown:

  • HOMEBOUND HEALTH SERVICES INC (145 NORTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Shavertown:

  • ST JOSEPH'S CNTR COMM SWOYERSV (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SWOYERSVILLE, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • DIVERSIFIED NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • ASSOCIATED FAMILY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • VALLEY HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FORTY FORT, PA)
  • PERSONAL CARE HH SRVCS (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)
  • KINGSTON COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; KINGSTON, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shavertown:

  • Misericordia University (about 3 miles; Dallas, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,554)
  • King's College (about 6 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 6 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 10 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • University of Scranton (about 16 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 18 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 35 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

Public high school in Shavertown:

  • HAVERFORD SHS (Students: 1,864, Location: 200 MILL RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Shavertown:

  • CHALUTZIM ACADEMY/CORNERSTONE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 22, Location: 1020 REMINGTON RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Shavertown:

Private elementary/middle schools in Shavertown:

  • SACRED HEART CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 239, Location: 109 N MANOA RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHILD GUIDANCE ELEMENTARY ED (Students: 22, Location: 2000 OLD WEST CHESTER PIKE, Grades: 1-8)
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Notable location: Shavertown Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Mount Greenwood Cemetery (2), Saint Nicholas Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Brad Feleccia - College basketball player (Fairfield Stags).

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 Shavertown and their reported violations in the past:

HUNTSVILLE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from DEC-28-2005 to DEC-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2006)
HILLSIDE FARMS DAIRY (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-28-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-18-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between AUG-02-2014 and SEP-02-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-28-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-28-2014)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
CHASE MANOR WATER ASSOC (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-04-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-28-2005 to SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (APR-11-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 28 regular monitoring violations
FARMERS INN (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2007), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-29-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2005)
ITS A LIFESAVER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
DYMONDS FARM MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

67.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Shavertown (2011 data):

  • First National Community Bank: Shavertown Back Mountain Branch at 169 North Memorial Highway, branch established on 2000/10/02. Info updated 2012/01/12: Bank assets: $1,105.2 mil, Deposits: $957.5 mil, headquarters in Dunmore, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: First National Community Bancorp Inc
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Backmountain Branch at 183 North Memorial Hwy, branch established on 2010/12/13. 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.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Shavertown Branch at Back Mountain Shop Ctr, 168 N Memorial Hwy, 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: Shavertown Office (Back Mountain) Br at 196 N Main Street, branch established on 2005/05/19. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Shavertown:

Marital status in Shavertown, PA
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Shavertown:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Shavertown, 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
Luzerne County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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
Here:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Luzerne County:

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

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 Shavertown, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's1
Curves1Rite Aid1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shavertown:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, 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.)
  • WNAK (730 AM; 1 kW; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: SEVEN-THIRTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shavertown:

  • 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.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Shavertown:

  • 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.)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • 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)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shavertown)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 508 Chase Rd (Lat: 41.290083 Lon: -75.955472), Call Sign: KGX410, Licensee ID: L00446177,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.355 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2012, Expiration Date: 02/02/2022, Registrant: Jackson Township Vfd, 1160 Chase Rd, Shavertown, PA 18708, Phone: (570) 675-3732, Email:
  • Lat: 41.306111 Lon: -76.011389, Call Sign: WPBA660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz, 151.835 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2013, Expiration Date: 10/19/2023, Certifier: Scott A Schukraft, Registrant: Huntsville Golf, 30hayfield Rd, Shavertown, PA 18708, Phone: (570) 674-6536, Fax: (570) 237-1065, Email:
  • 140 N Memorial Hwy (Lat: 41.318500 Lon: -75.939778), Call Sign: WPYD901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 07/24/2003, Expiration Date: 07/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2013, Certifier: Joseph L Steininger Mr., Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Rd, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shavertown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1704T , Serial Number: 28-7125020, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 03/20/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Gary P Lavieri, 74 Shaver Ave, Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Aircraft: BOEING E75 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680 (215 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 317PT , Serial Number: 75-5474, Year manufactured: 1944, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 11/03/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Baum Group LLC, 1806 Huntsville Rd, Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Aircraft: CLIFT A E RV 4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 413BX , Serial Number: 22, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 09/13/1993, Certificate Issue Date: 02/27/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Devin C Albrecht, 26 N Lehigh St, Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 665GA , Serial Number: 17268912, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Charles F Ii Hoyt, 245 Hardisky Rd, Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8165N , Serial Number: 32R-8013066, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 02/01/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas J Dettore, 291 Crane Rd, Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Aircraft: YAMRICK STEWART S-51 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51FY , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 01/16/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Yamrick, 76 Perrin Ave, Shavertown, PA 18708

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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shavertown, PA
  • 70.6%Utility gas
  • 14.2%Electricity
  • 8.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.4%Wood
  • 3.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shavertown, PA
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Shavertown compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 14 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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