Shavertown is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shavertown Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Luzerne County at latitude 41.3198 and longitude -75.938. Luzerne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,027 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shavertown Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Shavertown, PA area
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|Population in Households||2,011|
|Population in Familes||1,652|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||933 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||741 (79.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||140 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 ( 5.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,647|
|Average Home Value||$164,238|
|Median Household Income||$55,699|
|Average Household Income||$79,181|
|Per Capita Income||$33,993|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.42%|
|Per Capita Income||2.95%|
The table below compares Shavertown to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 637||64th|
|Population Density1||# 808||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1066||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 508||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 181||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.