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Harveys Lake - Luzerne countyPopulation 2,888
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne county, is 18 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania and 106 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey. The town is part of the Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton metropolitan statistical area (MSA). About 2,888 people people live in Harveys Lake.
The People and Families of Harveys Lake
In Harveys Lake, about 57% of adults are married.
Wealth and Education
In 2000, Harveys Lake had a median family income of $51,319. Overall, families in Harveys Lake are likely to be financially secure. It turns out that people in the town tend to be educated, and a lot of them are college grads.
In 2004, George W. Bush garnered more political contributions ($10,200) in Harveys Lake than did the other Presidential candidates. The Republican party was the top fund-raiser among political parties in the town.
Harveys Lake Housing
Of the houses, apartments, etc. in Harveys Lake, about 81% are lived in by their owners, not renters. It's not uncommon for visitors to rent vacation houses in the town. Notably, housing in Harveys Lake tends to be newer than in most towns.
In Harveys Lake, 96% of commuters drive to work. Harveys Lake Population (2000)