Throop, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 4,074 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.6%
 
Males: 1,853  (45.5%)
Females: 2,221  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 18512.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,574 (it was $34,389 in 2000)
Throop:

$43,574
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,979 (it was $16,998 in 2000)

Throop borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $130,665 (it was $79,300 in 2000)
Throop:

$130,665
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $738.

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  • Races in Throop, PA (2010)

    Throop races chart
    • 3,88895.1%White alone
    • 802.0%Hispanic
    • 411.0%Black alone
    • 380.9%Two or more races
    • 240.6%Asian alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Throop: 96.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (19.4%), Italian (18.8%), Irish (13.7%), German (11.6%), Russian (4.5%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 5.04 square miles.

Population density: 809 people per square mile   (low).

Throop,PA real estate house value index trend

Throop, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Throop:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Throop borough:

  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

22 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.5%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Throop, Pennsylvania as of April 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Throop to the number of sex offenders is 2,049 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,408 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,129 (1.1%)

Throop satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (3.7 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (89.3 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (97.5 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Dickson City borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Olyphant borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Dunmore borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Blakely borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Jessup borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Scranton, PA (1.9 miles ), Chinchilla, PA (2.0 miles ), Archbald borough, PA (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 75.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Throop household income distribution Throop home values distribution

Property values in Throop, PA


Crime rates in Throop by Year
Type 2002 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.024.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 11301000
per 100,000 24.825.074.00.024.60.00.00.0
Robberies 40001000
per 100,000 99.30.00.00.024.60.00.00.0
Assaults 124122117101616
per 100,000 298.0100.1295.9517.6418.6243.8391.3390.2
Burglaries 127141812181510
per 100,000 298.0175.2345.2443.7295.5438.9366.8243.9
Thefts 9133494734363729
per 100,000 2,259.7825.81,208.11,158.5837.2877.8904.9707.3
Auto thefts 22415321
per 100,000 49.750.198.624.6123.173.248.924.4
Arson 20010110
per 100,000 49.70.00.024.60.024.424.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 279.8) 233.793.0206.8241.7182.0125.4149.9130.5

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Crime rate in Throop detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +58 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Throop, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Throop, Pennsylvania average temperatures Throop, Pennsylvania average precipitation Throop, Pennsylvania humidity Throop, Pennsylvania wind speed Throop, Pennsylvania snowfall Throop, Pennsylvania sunshine Throop, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Throop-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Throop borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 28.5 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Throop-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 185.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from Throop 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 231.2 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 247.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from Throop center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 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 Lackawanna County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Throop topographic map

Birthplace of: Alex Konikowski - Baseball player, Joseph Minish - Politician, John McDonald (pitcher) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Throop:

  • HOLY FAMILY RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SCRANTON, PA)
  • GREEN RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SCRANTON, PA)
  • ST JOSEPH'S CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SCRANTON, PA)
  • REVOLUTIONARY HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OLYPHANT, PA)
  • TRADITIONAL HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DUNMORE, PA)
  • VNA HOSPICE AND HOME HEALTH OF LACKAWANNA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OLYPHANT, PA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE SCRANTON (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DICKSON CITY, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Throop:

  • Marywood University (about 2 miles; Scranton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,959)
  • University of Scranton (about 4 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • King's College (about 20 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Misericordia University (about 20 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • Wilkes University (about 20 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 27 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)

Public high schools in Throop:

Public elementary/middle school in Throop:

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Notable locations in Throop: Keystone Industrial Park (A), Smoketown (B), Throop Volunteer Hose Company 3 (C), Throop Volunteer Hose Company 2 (D), Throop Volunteer Hose Company 1 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lackawanna 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 88.1. This is about average.

City:

88.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.0807. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0807
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.58. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.769. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 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 0.5 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 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.41
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.1%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 77.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Throop 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Throop (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Throop Branch at 224 Dunmore Street, branch established on 1967/12/18. 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:

10.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Throop borough (based on Lackawanna County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic96,14058
Mainline Protestant18,72872
Evangelical Protestant11,04758
Other4,71013
Orthodox2,52615
Black Protestant5692
None80,717-
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: 42
Lackawanna County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 29
Lackawanna County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Lackawanna County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

9.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lackawanna County:

25.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

9.7%
State:

11.5%
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 0$0 1$6,645
Other Government Administration 3$14,746$58,98410$3,415
Police Protection - Officers 5$39,175$94,02022$115,827
Streets and Highways 2$13,719$82,3140$0
Solid Waste Management 4$18,238$54,7140$0
Sewerage 2$9,706$58,2360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,815$45,7800$0
Other and Unallocable 2$9,009$54,05432$43,637
Totals for Government 19$108,408$68,46865$169,524

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $619,000 ($151.94)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $813,000 ($199.56)
    Regular Highways: $574,000 ($140.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $554,000 ($135.98)
    Police Protection: $425,000 ($104.32)
    Sewerage: $224,000 ($54.98)
    Central Staff Services: $201,000 ($49.34)
    Fire Protection: $184,000 ($45.16)
    Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($32.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000 ($17.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $71,000 ($17.43)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($7.36)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($5.65)
    Health Services - Other: $15,000 ($3.68)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,182,000 ($290.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000 ($45.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $750,000 ($184.09)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,602,000 ($638.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $66,000 ($16.20)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $32,000 ($7.85)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $96,000 ($23.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $239,000 ($58.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $23,000 ($5.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $181,000 ($44.43)
    Highways: $66,000 ($16.20)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $276,000 ($67.75)
    NEC: $126,000 ($30.93)
    Property: $93,000 ($22.83)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,067,000 ($752.82)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,933,000 ($965.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,800,000 ($687.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,200,000 ($1030.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,499,000 ($858.86)

3.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,015 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($398 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Luzerne County, PA  0.55% ($35,214 average AGI)
from Wayne County, PA  0.33% ($37,330)
from Wyoming County, PA  0.19% ($41,178)


3.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,758 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.79%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Luzerne County, PA  0.62% ($33,801 average AGI)
to Wayne County, PA  0.26% ($35,798)
to Susquehanna County, PA  0.15% ($34,320)

Strongest AM radio stations in Throop:

  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WICK (1400 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANCOM, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WQOR (750 AM; daytime; 2 kW; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKJN (1440 AM; 5 kW; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBI (910 AM; 1 kW; SCRANTON, 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)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WEMR (1460 AM; 5 kW; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Throop:

  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCWI (94.3 FM; CARBONDALE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPGP (88.3 FM; TAFTON, PA; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WQFN (100.1 FM; FOREST CITY, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVMW-FM (91.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MARYWOOD COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, 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.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Throop:

  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W26CD (Channel 26; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., 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)
  • 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.)
  • W51BP (Channel 51; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W19AR (Channel 19; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • W48AQ (Channel 48; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA EDUC'L. TV ASSN.)
  • W14CO (Channel 14; CLARKS SUMMIT, ETC., PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W18BN (Channel 18; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH TELECASTERS)
Throop fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Throop fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 36m118ftTotal length
  • 41,025Total average daily traffic
  • 3,784Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 41.444417 Lon: -75.617306, Call Sign: WPUX952
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/23/2002, Expiration Date: 05/23/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2012, Certifier: Steve Vidal
    Registrant: Lao 20204604, 102 East Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Lat: 41.448222 Lon: -75.601194, Call Sign: WPWD611
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHz, 467.925 MHz, 467.762 MHz, 467.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2012, Expiration Date: 10/23/2022, Certifier: Mark Mazak
    Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • THROOP, .5 Mi Se Int Of Sr 347 & Sr 247 (Lat: 41.437000 Lon: -75.611278), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPNC711
    Assigned Frequencies: 10552.5 MHz, 10562.5 MHz, 10563.1 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2010, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3074, Email:
  • Mid Valley, Lat: 41.448611 Lon: -75.602250, Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 14.1 m, Call Sign: WQHD222
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/02/2007, Expiration Date: 07/02/2017, Certifier: Danielle A Small
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Throop)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$123,76917$126,41292$125,39121$65,8570$05$142,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$125,5000$06$132,5000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$183,00046$130,8707$45,1431$83,0004$187,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$72,66716$152,0634$56,5000$01$26,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$57,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1117.00

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$173,4004$149,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$126,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$116,0003$220,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$85,0001$272,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1117.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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