Kingston SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

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Kingston, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Kingston is a borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is located on the western bank of the Susquehanna River opposite Wilkes-Barre City. Kingston was first settled in the early 1770s; it was later incorporated as a borough in 1857. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,182, making it the most populous borough in the county.
Population
12,935
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
10.6%
Median Home
$131,700
Median Income
$51,939
Median Rent
$781

Rankings for Kingston in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Kingston, PA

Population over time in Kingston

Year Population % Change
2017 12,935 -0.2%
2016 12,959 -0.3%
2015 12,996 -0.6%
2014 13,074 -0.2%
2013 13,105 -0.3%
2012 13,151 -0.2%
2011 13,180 -0.3%
2010 13,217 -0.2%
2009 13,244 -
Crime/100k Kingston PA USA
Violent Crime 179.2 306.0 368.9
Murder 7.8 6.1 5.0
Robbery 70.1 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 85.7 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1565.9 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 171.4 211.6 376.0
Larceny 1316.6 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 77.9 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kingston

White
85.3% (11,030)
African American
4.1% (534)
American Indian
0.1% (14)
Asian
1.5% (196)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (463)
Hispanic
5.4% (698)
Race Kingston PA USA
White 85.3% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 4.1% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Kingston, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
8.0% (103,823)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (92,581)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (128,512)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (135,125)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (169,953)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (233,658)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (153,641)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.2% (196,626)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (40,118)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (39,457)
Income Kingston PA USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 628.2% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 452.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 962.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 946.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 1267.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 1792.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 1286.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.2% 1471.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 590.6% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 602.6% 697.9%

Gender in Kingston

Female
51.1% (6,615)
Male
48.9% (6,320)
Gender Kingston PA USA
Female 51.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kingston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (258)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (646)
High School / GED
33.0% (4,268)
Some College
15.0% (1,940)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,293)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (2,845)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,034)
Professional Degree
3.0% (388)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (258)
Education Kingston PA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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