Swoyersville Information

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

General Swoyersville Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Luzerne County

Close cities: Kingston, PA, Forty Fort, PA, Wyoming, PA, West Wyoming, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Shavertown, PA, Edwardsville, PA, Luzerne, PA, Courtdale, PA, Pringle, PA

Swoyersville Population (census data)
Total 4,866 (-5.3% since 2000)
Male 2,296 (47.2%)
Female 2,570 (52.8%)

Population Density: 2,252 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.0 (US Avg is 100)

Swoyersville Elevation: 560 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1888

Land Area: 2.16 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,673

Zip Codes: 18704.

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Swoyersville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (31.5%)
  • Slovak (19.9%)
  • Italian (16.5%)
  • Irish (12.6%)
  • German (10.5%)
  • Lithuanian (7.8%)

Local Swoyersville Sports Teams

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

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