Pittston Information

Pittston Information

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

General Pittston Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Luzerne County

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

Pittston Population (census data)
Total 7,586 (-6.0% since 2000)
Male 3,474 (45.8%)
Female 4,112 (54.2%)

Population Density: 4,748 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.6 (US Avg is 100)

Pittston Elevation: 650 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.60 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,550

Zip Codes: 18643, 18641, 18640, 18644, and 18642.

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Pittston Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (36.0%)
  • Irish (29.9%)
  • Polish (21.0%)
  • German (12.3%)
  • Lithuanian (6.2%)
  • English (4.9%)
Foriegn Born: 216 people (2.8%)
  • Europe (66.7%)
  • Asia (22.2%)
  • Latin America (11.1%)

Pittston School Information

High Schools
Pittston Area Senior High School (5 Stout Street Yatesville, Pittston, PA, 18640 - Pittston Area School District District)
Middle Schools
Pittston Area Middle School (120 New Street, Pittston, PA, 18640 - Pittston Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Sara J Dymond Elementary School (RR 1, Pittston, PA, 18643 - Wyoming Area School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Pittston Area Primary Center (210 Rock Street, Pittston, PA, 18640 - Pittston Area School District District)
Pittston City Intermediate Center (110 New Street, Pittston, PA, 18640 - Pittston Area School District District)

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