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Population in 2012: 4,097 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 

Males: 1,902  (46.4%)
Females: 2,195  (53.6%)

Median resident age:  42.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18512.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,721 (it was $34,389 in 2000)
Throop:

$39,721
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,555

Throop borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $128,644 (it was $79,300 in 2000)
Throop:

$128,644
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $146,334; Detached houses: $143,721; Townhouses or other attached units: $234,951; In 2-unit structures: $151,471; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $136,500; Mobile homes: $123,534

Median gross rent in 2012: $688.

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  • White alone - 3,869 (95.1%)
  • Two or more races - 84 (2.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 53 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 49 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 8 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.1%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Throop: 96.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Polish (22.0%), Italian (19.0%), Irish (11.1%), German (9.6%), Slovak (4.8%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 5.04 square miles.

Population density: 814 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Throop:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Throop borough:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

44 residents are foreign born

This borough:  1.1%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Throop, Pennsylvania as of July 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Throop to the number of sex offenders is 819 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,345 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,053 (0.9%)

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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+: New York, NY (102.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

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

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Crime rates in Throop by Year
Type 2002 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.024.60.00.00.0
Rapes 1130100
per 100,000 24.825.074.00.024.60.00.0
Robberies 4000100
per 100,000 99.30.00.00.024.60.00.0
Assaults 1241221171016
per 100,000 298.0100.1295.9517.6418.6243.8391.3
Burglaries 1271418121815
per 100,000 298.0175.2345.2443.7295.5438.9366.8
Thefts 91334947343637
per 100,000 2259.7825.81208.11158.5837.2877.8904.9
Auto thefts 2241532
per 100,000 49.750.198.624.6123.173.248.9
Arson 2001011
per 100,000 49.70.00.024.60.024.424.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.8) 233.793.0206.8241.7182.0125.4149.9

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

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Throop, Pennsylvania accommodation, arts, entertainment & recreation - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.2%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +58 (+1.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Throop-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 8% 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 significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 96% 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 80.3 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
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Throop center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

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: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 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/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)

Political contributions by individuals in Throop, PA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Throop:

  • Marywood University (about 2 miles; Scranton, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,591)
  • University of Scranton (about 4 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 4,839)
  • King's College (about 20 miles; Wilkes Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,022)
  • Wilkes University (about 20 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,593)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 27 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 3,717)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,251)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 48 miles; Binghamton, NY; FT enrollment: 12,914)

Public high schools 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
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.0. This is about average.
City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0418. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0418
U.S.:

0.3342
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.80
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.8
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.33
U.S.:

9.59


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.6%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 78.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 39.0% for two or more races 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Throop, PA

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:

  • 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.


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Throop travel time to work - commute


Throop mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.43%
Here66.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)JewishAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents74.9%8.6%2.7%2.2%1.8%
Congregations37.3%16.6%6.0%1.8%5.5%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodUnited Church of ChristOther
Adherents1.3%1.2%1.2%1.0%5.1%
Congregations2.3%2.8%3.2%3.7%20.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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.
Pennsylvania:

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
Here:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.32 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.2%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lackawanna County:

25.3%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$2,215
Other Government Administration 3$8,526$34,1047$1,138
Police Protection - Officers 5$22,650$54,36015$38,594
Streets and Highways 2$7,932$47,5920$0
Solid Waste Management 4$10,545$31,6350$0
Sewerage 2$5,612$33,6720$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,206$26,4720$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,209$31,25422$14,540
Totals for Government 19$62,680$39,58745$56,487

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $619,000 ($151.09)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $813,000 ($198.44)
    Regular Highways: $574,000 ($140.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $554,000 ($135.22)
    Police Protection: $425,000 ($103.73)
    Sewerage: $224,000 ($54.67)
    Central Staff Services: $201,000 ($49.06)
    Fire Protection: $184,000 ($44.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($32.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000 ($17.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $71,000 ($17.33)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($7.32)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($5.61)
    Health Services - Other: $15,000 ($3.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,182,000 ($288.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $184,000 ($44.91)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $750,000 ($183.06)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,602,000 ($635.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $66,000 ($16.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $32,000 ($7.81)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $96,000 ($23.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $239,000 ($58.34)
    General Revenue, NEC: $23,000 ($5.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $181,000 ($44.18)
    Highways: $66,000 ($16.11)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $276,000 ($67.37)
    NEC: $126,000 ($30.75)
    Property: $93,000 ($22.70)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,067,000 ($748.60)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,933,000 ($959.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,800,000 ($683.43)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,200,000 ($1025.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,499,000 ($854.04)

3.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($350 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Luzerne County, PA  0.54% ($39,731 average AGI)
from Wayne County, PA  0.34% ($34,316)
from Wyoming County, PA  0.21% ($29,462)


3.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.82%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($280 average AGI)
Lackawanna County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Luzerne County, PA  0.61% ($33,529 average AGI)
to Wayne County, PA  0.23% ($30,665)
to Susquehanna County, PA  0.22% ($32,880)

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)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Throop, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 45
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 133
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Throop fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 36 meters (118ft)
Total average daily traffic: 41,025
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,784


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

Businesses in Throop, PA
NameCountNameCount
Curves1Kroger1
FedEx1UPS1
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • James P. Babinski (1)
  • Deborah Panna (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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