Pittston is located in east Pennsylvania. Pittston is between the Luzerne, Lackawanna county. Pittston has 1.55 square miles of land area and 0.16 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Pittston population is 7,739, which has shrunk 4.50% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.43% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Pittston median household income is $32,446 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 19.71% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 22.89% and is about the same as the national average rate of 19.17%. Pittston median house value is $86,400 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 15.35% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Pittston is better than the state average in quality. The Pittston area code is 570.
Pittston, PA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data