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Conyngham - Luzerne countyPopulation 1,958
Conyngham, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne county, is 35 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania and 85 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The town benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton metropolitan area. Conyngham contains a population of approximately 1,958.
The People and Families of Conyngham
In Conyngham, about 66% of adults are married. Married couples seem to be the rule in Conyngham, at least compared to other towns of its size.
Wealth and Education
In 2000, Conyngham had a median family income of $59,083. The typical family in Conyngham is better off than most in Pennsylvania. The town has a large middle class. There just aren't a lot of poor people in Conyngham. Interestingly, lots of people in the town have Bachelor's degrees (or better). In Conyngham, there is a large number of singles who make a good living.
Political donors in Conyngham favored John Kerry in the 2004 Presidential race, contributing $1,000. Among political parties, the Democratic party was tops in raising money in the town.
Conyngham has, of course, a mix of various types of housing. Recently 80% of the livable housing units were owner-occupied. Homes in the town are newer than those found in most places. Taxes on residences are higher here than most places in Pennsylvania, which may reflect a commitment to education in the town.
In Conyngham, 96% of commuters drive to work. Conyngham Population (2000)