Living in Luzerne, PA

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30

Luzerne, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
2,817
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$87,700
Median Income
$36,250
Median Rent
$568

Luzerne SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Luzerne, PA Crime Report

23
Total Crimes
819.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.90%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Luzerne
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 23 819.7 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 2 71.3 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2 71.3 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 21 748.4 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 3 106.9 182.4 340.5
Larceny 18 641.5 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 96.8 219.9

Rankings for Luzerne in Pennsylvania

Map Of Luzerne, PA

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Population over time in Luzerne

Year Population % Change
2019 2,817 0.3%
2018 2,809 -0.5%
2017 2,822 -0.2%
2016 2,829 -0.8%
2015 2,853 0.4%
2014 2,843 -0.2%
2013 2,849 0.0%
2012 2,849 -0.1%
2011 2,853 0.0%
2010 2,853 -

Race / Ethnicity in Luzerne

White
97.2% (2,738)
African American
0.9% (25)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
1.9% (54)
Race Luzerne PA USA
White 97.2% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Luzerne

Female
55.1% (1,551)
Male
44.9% (1,266)
Gender Luzerne PA USA
Female 55.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 44.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Luzerne for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (56)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (197)
High School / GED
46.0% (1,295)
Some College
20.0% (563)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (309)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (281)
Master's Degree
4.0% (112)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Luzerne PA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Luzerne, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
14.3% (40,163)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (11,714)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (44,439)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (41,836)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (32,167)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (49,274)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (34,213)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (18,780)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (9,111)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Luzerne PA USA
Less than $10,000 14.3% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 6.6% 7.7%

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