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People

Total Population 736
Male Share of the Population 47.8%
Female Share of the Population 52.2%
Senior Citizens 17.9%
Employed Population 16+ 334
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 53.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,250
% Above Poverty Level 83.6%
% Below Poverty Level 16.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 9.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.4%
Median Gross Rent $656
Median House Value $121,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.3%
US/American 0%
English 17.4%
Irish 25.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Nicholson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 16 miles N of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey
County Wyoming
Standard Zip Codes 18441, 18446
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.626
Longitude -75.78

Nicholson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MONTROSE
Distance 17 miles
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 PLEASANT MOUNT 1 W
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 28 F
Apr Temp 31 to 52 F
Jul Temp 54 to 76 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
Station WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance 20.4 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Nicholson, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Lenoxville (18441)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clarks Green 1,450 $95,956
Clarks Summit 5,067 $86,949
Dalton 1,318 $90,000
Factoryville 1,119 $59,514
Hop Bottom 295 $43,333

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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