Kingston SnackAbility

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

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Kingston 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
12,996
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$130,400
Median Income
$47,840
Median Rent
$765

Rankings for Kingston in Pennsylvania

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1

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2

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3

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Population 8,172

4

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Population 13,627

5

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Population 15,098

6

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Population 5,000

7

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Population 6,136

8

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Population 5,605

9

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Population 5,731

10

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Population 9,071

Map Of Kingston, PA

Population over time in Kingston

Year Population % Change
2016 12,996 -0.6%
2015 13,074 -0.2%
2014 13,105 -0.3%
2013 13,151 -0.2%
2012 13,180 -0.3%
2011 13,217 -0.2%
2010 13,244 -

Crime in Kingston Per 100k

Crime Kingston PA USA
Violent Crime 263.7 316.4 386.3
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.3
Robbery 116.3 96.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 131.8 180.1 248.5
Property Crime 1799.3 1742.7 2450.7
Burglary 232.7 277.8 468.9
Larceny 1520.1 1362.8 1745.0
Car Theft 46.5 102.1 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kingston

White
86.1% (11,194)
African American
5.2% (673)
American Indian
0.3% (43)
Asian
2.0% (264)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (212)
Hispanic
4.7% (610)
Race Kingston PA USA
White 86.1% 77.7% 60.6%
African American 5.2% 10.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.1% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.7% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.7% 6.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Kingston, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
8.1% (1,052)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (961)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (1,455)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (1,429)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (1,819)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (2,326)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (1,533)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (1,546)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (493)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (376)
Income Kingston PA USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 10.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.4% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 18.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 13.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 5.0% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.9% 5.7%

Gender in Kingston

Female
53.5% (6,949)
Male
46.5% (6,046)
Gender Kingston PA USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kingston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.6% (204)
9-12th Grade
5.2% (676)
High School / GED
29.2% (3,796)
Some College
21.1% (2,743)
Associate's Degree
9.8% (1,275)
Bachelor's Degree
19.3% (2,506)
Master's Degree
8.8% (1,144)
Professional Degree
3.1% (399)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (248)
Education Kingston PA USA
< 9th Grade 1.6% 3.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.2% 7.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 29.2% 36.0% 27.5%
Some College 21.1% 16.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.8% 8.0% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 19.3% 17.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.8% 8.2% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.1% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 1.4% 1.3%

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