The Borough of Ashley had a population of 2,598 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Ashley is located at latitude 41.2128 and longitude -75.8995 in Luzerne County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ashley (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 712 feet.
The Borough of Ashley (GNIS ID: 1215380) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashley population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ashley: Alberts, Coalville, Hendricksburg, Hightown, Nanticoke Junction, Newton, Peestown, Scrabbletown, Skunktown.
|Population in Households||2,553|
|Population in Familes||1,916|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,383 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||779 (56.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||372 (26.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||232 (16.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,078|
|Average Home Value||$88,190|
|Median Household Income||$38,201|
|Average Household Income||$48,051|
|Per Capita Income||$21,668|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||0.9%|
The table below compares Ashley to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 517||71st|
|Population Density1||# 475||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 526||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 1461||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1374||22nd|
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