Carbondale Information

Carbondale Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Carbondale, PA

General Carbondale Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Lackawanna County

Close cities: Jermyn, PA, Mayfield, PA, Blakely, PA, Archbald, PA, South-Canaan, PA, Jessup, PA, Waymart, PA, Forest City, PA, Vandling, PA

Carbondale Population (census data)
Total 9,261 (-5.2% since 2000)
Male 4,201 (45.4%)
Female 5,060 (54.6%)

Population Density: 2,860 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.9 (US Avg is 100)

Carbondale Elevation: 1,100 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1851

Land Area: 3.24 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,307

Zip Codes: 18407.

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Carbondale Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (31.0%)
  • Italian (27.9%)
  • Polish (15.7%)
  • German (13.5%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • Welsh (5.2%)
Foriegn Born: 216 people (2.3%)
  • Europe (55.0%)
  • Asia (30.0%)
  • North America (15.0%)

Carbondale School Information

High Schools
Carbondale Area Junior-Senior High School (101 Brooklyn Street, Carbondale, PA, 18407 - Carbondale Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Carbondale Elementary School (103 Brooklyn Street, Carbondale, PA, 18407 - Carbondale Area School District District)

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