Conyngham, Pennsylvania

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Conyngham, Pennsylvania

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High Points

Conyngham strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Conyngham College Educated Adults
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Conyngham Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Conyngham People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Conyngham Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Conyngham Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Conyngham Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Conyngham, Pennsylvania

Comparing Conyngham to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Age of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 9 9
Senior Citizens 7 6
Female Share of the Population 7 6
Racial Diversity 6 7
Male Share of the Population 4 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 6 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 10
Median Family Income 9 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 9
Short Commute Times 7 7
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 6 10
People Living Alone 4 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 2
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1

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Conyngham Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 85 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
P.O. Box Zip Codes 18219
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.991
Longitude -76.056

Conyngham Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 77 F
Oct Temp 38 to 57 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 30 to 56 F
Jul Temp 54 to 79 F
Oct Temp 33 to 59 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
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Conyngham Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,958 100%
Male 926 47.3%
Female 1,032 52.7%
Under 18 470 24%
18+ 1,488 76%
65+ 365 18.6%
Median Age 42.8
Average Family Size 2.95
White 1,907 97.4%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 44 2.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 6 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 14 0.7%

Estimated Conyngham Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,865
Growth -93
Growth % -4.7%

Conyngham Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Italian 22.2%
German 19.1%
Irish 14.5%
Polish 10.6%
US/American 6%
English 4.5%
Slovak 4.3%
Dutch 2.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2%
Scottish 2%
Welsh 1.7%
Swedish 1.3%
Ukrainian 1.2%
Lithuanian 1.2%
Czechoslovakian 1%
French Canadian 1%
Russian 0.6%
Austrian 0.6%
British 0.6%
Czech 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
Portuguese 0.2%
Slavic 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
European 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
Eastern European 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Conyngham 1,958 $59,083
Beaver Meadows 968 $42,500
Freeland 3,643 $40,863
Hazleton 23,329 $37,093
McAdoo 2,274 $31,625
Nuangola 671 $45,833
West Hazleton 3,542 $37,476
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