Harveys Lake strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
College Educated Adults
Comparing Harveys Lake to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
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|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
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|Nearest Medium City||18 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||106 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey|
|Metro Area||Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18618|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA|
|Jan Temp||19 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||44.4 inches|
|Station||MILLVILLE 2 SW|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.97|
|American Indian & Alaskan||9||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||22||0.8%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,868|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.6%|
|French (except Basque)||0.8%|
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