Hughestown Information

Hughestown Information

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

General Hughestown Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Luzerne County

Close cities: Old Forge, PA, Pittston, PA, Moosic, PA, Duryea, PA, West Pittston, PA, Laflin, PA, Avoca, PA, Dupont, PA, Exeter, PA, Wyoming, PA, Yatesville, PA

Hughestown Population (census data)
Total 1,451 (-5.6% since 2000)
Male 715 (49.3%)
Female 736 (50.7%)

Population Density: 1,633 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.4 (US Avg is 100)

Hughestown Elevation: 727 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1879

Land Area: 0.89 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,681

Zip Codes: 18640.

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Hughestown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (99.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (37.8%)
  • Irish (28.3%)
  • Polish (22.3%)
  • German (16.2%)
  • English (6.7%)
  • Lithuanian (4.7%)

Local Hughestown Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Pirates
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Philadelphia 76ers,
NHL Hockey: Philadelphia Flyers
NCAA Sports: Lehigh University, Lafayette College

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