Ashley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,719 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 1,397  (51.4%)
Females: 1,322  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18706.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,500 (it was $30,592 in 2000)
Ashley:

$46,500
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,098 (it was $17,676 in 2000)

Ashley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,721 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
Ashley:

$89,721
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $87,483; detached houses: $99,351; townhouses or other attached units: $62,234; mobile homes: $54,062

Median gross rent in 2017: $762.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ashley: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.9%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 64.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ashley, PA (2010)
    • 2,62093.9%White alone
    • 672.4%Hispanic
    • 592.1%Black alone
    • 331.2%Two or more races
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 20.07%Other race alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Ashley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2015

2016

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)
1
(36.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(73.3)
1
(36.8)
2
(74.3)
2
(73.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.4)
1
(37.9)
0
(0.0)
11
(403.1)
2
(73.7)
8
(297.3)
8
(295.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(108.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.2)
0
(0.0)
9
(340.7)
4
(149.8)
19
(696.2)
10
(368.5)
5
(185.8)
6
(221.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(580.8)
10
(366.6)
20
(743.2)
14
(524.0)
7
(265.0)
13
(486.9)
42
(1,539)
56
(2,063)
19
(706.1)
28
(1,034)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(72.6)
6
(219.9)
5
(185.8)
7
(262.0)
4
(151.4)
1
(37.5)
1
(36.6)
2
(73.7)
1
(37.2)
1
(36.9)
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)83.832.347.249.454.133.0215.8169.5126.0214.8

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City-data.com crime index in Ashley, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Polish (36.9%), Irish (17.2%), German (7.8%), Italian (6.6%), American (6.3%), Welsh (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/05/1870

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 2,946 people per square mile   (average).

Ashley, Pennsylvania map

31 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.1%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,107 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $953 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (18.2 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (93.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Wilkes-Barre Township, PA (1.4 miles ),
Sugar Notch borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Wilkes-Barre, PA (1.5 miles ),
Laurel Run borough, PA (1.7 miles ),
Plymouth borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Warrior Run borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Larksville borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Edwardsville borough, PA (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.21 N, Longitude: 75.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

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

Property values in Ashley, PA

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

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Ashley, PA
Historical housing units in Ashley, PA
Most common industries in Ashley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (12.3%)
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.8%)
  • Warehousing & storage (3.8%)
  • Truck transportation (3.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Ashley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.0%)

Average climate in Ashley, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Ashley, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
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 1.6 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 1.6 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 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.151
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
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 2.5 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 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ashley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Ashley borough center killed 2 people and injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category F3 tornado 34.8 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashley-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% 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 205.4 miles away from Ashley 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 61.6 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 234.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 251.9 miles away from Ashley 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 61.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 274.2 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 (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).
Ashley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ashley:

  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE SKILLED NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • LITTLE FLOWER MANOR OF DIOCESE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • ST LUKES VILLA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-SUMMIT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE VNA OF LUZ (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EDWARDSVILLE, PA)
  • PREFERRED HH CARE CORPORATION (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WILKES BARRE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashley:

  • Wilkes University (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • King's College (about 3 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Luzerne County Community College (about 6 miles; Nanticoke, PA; FT enrollment: 4,724)
  • Misericordia University (about 10 miles; Dallas, PA; FT enrollment: 2,554)
  • University of Scranton (about 19 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 21 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 32 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ashley: Franklin Junction (A), Rescue Hose Company 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sugar Notch Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Eusebius J. Beltran - Roman Catholic archbishop, Russell Johnson - Television actor, John Tewksbury - (1876-1968), track and field athlete, George Alusik - Baseball player, Martin L. Murray - Politician, Stanley Meholchick - Politician.

Luzerne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

60.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
44 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

Banks with branches in Ashley (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Ashley Branch at 23 North Main Street, branch established on 1957/06/17. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Ashley:

Marital status in Ashley, PA
  • Never married: 31.5%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

For population 25 years and over in Ashley:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashley, 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
This county:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Luzerne County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 96
Luzerne County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

27.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Luzerne County:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ashley:

50.3%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ashley:

46.7%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Ashley:

29.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.4%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ashley:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ashley:

36.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Ashley:

56.2%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ashley:

76.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashley, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$11,791$70,7466$11,335
Solid Waste Management 1$3,867$46,4043$6,684
Streets and Highways 1$6,246$74,9520$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,239$62,86810$7,806
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$798
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 3$1,468
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 7$8,253
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$27,143$65,14330$36,344

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $166,000 ($61.05)
    Police Protection: $153,000 ($56.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($46.34)
    General - Other: $68,000 ($25.01)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($22.43)
    Local Fire Protection: $42,000 ($15.45)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($9.19)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($7.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000 ($6.62)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($2.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($1.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($3.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $54,000 ($19.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $251,000 ($92.31)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $287,000 ($105.55)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($22.43)
    Other: $18,000 ($6.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($6.25)
    Other: $4,000 ($1.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($5.52)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $53,000 ($19.49)
    Other: $43,000 ($15.81)
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000 ($2.21)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($1.10)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $236,000 ($86.80)
    Property: $202,000 ($74.29)
    Public Utility License: $32,000 ($11.77)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000 ($9.93)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $10,000 ($3.68)

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

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $126,000 ($46.34)
    Beginning: $125,000 ($45.97)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,000 ($5.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $550,000 ($202.28)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,000 ($6.25)

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WILK (980 AM; 5 kW; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WYCK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PLAINS, PA; Owner: LB RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WARM (590 AM; 5 kW; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOGY (1300 AM; 5 kW; WEST HAZLETON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WEJL (630 AM; 2 kW; SCRANTON, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W288BE (105.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCWQ (93.7 FM; DALLAS, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBHD (95.7 FM; OLYPHANT, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUSR (99.5 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON)
  • WAMT (103.1 FM; FREELAND, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WCWY (107.7 FM; TUNKHANNOCK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W212AT (90.3 FM; CLARKS SUMMIT, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PA. EDUCTNL TV ASSOC.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W218AX (91.5 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashley:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W67DE (Channel 67; NEWPORT, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
  • WSWB (Channel 38; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • W54BO (Channel 54; KINGSTON, PA; Owner: KATHY POTERA)
  • W68CE (Channel 68; SHICKSHINNY, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Ashley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Ashley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 174ft / 52.8mTotal length
  • $5,044,000Total costs
  • 378,509Total average daily traffic
  • 51,692Total average daily truck traffic
  • 335,375Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ashley, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 211960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ashley, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Christopher B Page, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, Inc. Through American Towers, Inc., Atcfaa-Fccmidwest@americantower.Com, , Schau-mburg, Phone: (847) 240-1508
  • Tim McDougall, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, Inc. Through American Tower, Inc., Bosto-n, Phone: (617) 585-7600
  • VIELKA M GABRIEL, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, Inc., Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 465-6649
  • VIelka M Gabriel, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Towers, Inc., Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 465-6649
  • Tamie Ramsey, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Towers, Inc., Maria.Gabriel@spectrasite.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 465-6649
  • Frederick E Cannady, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Spectrasite Communications, Inc., Fred.Cannady@spectrasite.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 468-0112
  • Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: 258.8, Overall height: 257.6 m, Registrant: Wolf License Corp., Radno-r, Phone: (610) 341-1809

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Ashley PA 1, Within Antenna Farm On Penebscot Mountain (Lat: 41.183333 Lon: -75.869167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 257.6 m, Overall height: 258.8 m, Call Sign: WQII819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10715.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2008, Expiration Date: 02/21/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: REILLY MICHAEL J RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 141RV , Serial Number: 24819, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 08/16/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Reilly, 48 Mary St, Ashley, PA 18706

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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$74,2228$41,50019$70,1057$13,8570$07$39,5713$14,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$74,0004$46,0000$01$15,0000$00$01$26,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$93,0006$38,33311$62,7274$21,0001$92,0001$30,0002$29,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$010$84,8000$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2151.00

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 ORIGINATED1$61,0001$73,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$156,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2151.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ashley, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ashley, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ashley, PA
  • 54.4%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.7%Electricity
  • 9.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 1.9%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ashley, PA
  • 66.4%Utility gas
  • 22.9%Electricity
  • 7.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Ashley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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