Nuangola, Pennsylvania

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Nuangola, Pennsylvania

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

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Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Nuangola Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 17% Nuangola Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Nuangola, Pennsylvania

Comparing Nuangola 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Age of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Men 7 7
Senior Citizens 3 2
Racial Diversity 2 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 7 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 8
Median Family Income 7 7
People in Middle Class or Better 7 6
People Above Poverty 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 8
Walking and Biking to Work 7 7
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Affordability of Rents 7 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 2
People Living Alone 3 1
Housing Recently Built 3 7

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Nuangola Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 93 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
Standard Zip Codes 18707
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.155
Longitude -75.978

Nuangola Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.4 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 13.1 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 17.7 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
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Nuangola Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 671 100%
Male 349 52%
Female 322 48%
Under 18 143 21.3%
18+ 528 78.7%
65+ 85 12.7%
Median Age 40
Average Family Size 2.95
White 669 99.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.3%

Estimated Nuangola Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 651
Growth -20
Growth % -3%

Nuangola 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
Polish 30.2%
German 12.1%
Italian 11.2%
Welsh 9.1%
Irish 9.1%
US/American 8%
English 4.1%
Ukrainian 2.8%
Pennsylvania German 2.5%
Lithuanian 2.1%
Dutch 1.2%
Slovak 1.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.2%
Russian 1.1%
Portuguese 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Slavic 0.4%
European 0.4%
British 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Swedish 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Wilkes Barre (18707)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Nuangola 671 $45,833
Ashley 2,866 $37,266
Larksville 4,694 $41,211
Nanticoke 10,955 $35,444
Plymouth 6,507 $36,060
Sugar Notch 1,023 $38,906
Warrior Run 624 $36,250

Nuangola Public Libraries

Marian Sutherland Kirby Lib
Nuangola, Pennsylvania
(570) 474-9313
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