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People

Total Population 1,173
Male Share of the Population 50.6%
Female Share of the Population 49.4%
Senior Citizens 15.4%
Employed Population 16+ 578
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 48.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,364
% Above Poverty Level 85.6%
% Below Poverty Level 14.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 24.1%
Median Gross Rent $811
Median House Value $96,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 24.6%

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

White Haven Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles S of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 83 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
Standard Zip Codes 18661
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.06
Longitude -75.774

White Haven 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 FRANCIS E WALTER DAM
Distance 4.4 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
Station WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance 19 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
Station BELTZVILLE DAM
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 34 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 63 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ashley 2,753 $52,778
Beaver Meadows 644 $43,977
Freeland 3,498 $55,156
Laurel Run 517 $52,500

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

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