Cities and Towns in the United States / Pennsylvania / Luzerne County / Wilkes-Barre PA

Information about Wilkes-Barre

The city of Wilkes-Barre is located in the state of Pennsylvania. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Wilkes-Barre City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.2 / 5 for Wilkes-Barre by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Wilkes-Barre’s Administration

Address of Wilkes-Barre mayorWilkes-BarreCity hall Wilkes-Barre

United States
city hall phone number+1 570-208-4152
city hall fax numberNot available
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Wilkes-Barre PA official
Wilkes-Barre town mayorThomas M. Leighton

Wilkes-Barre town demography

Name of Wilkes-Barre town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants43 123 population11 / 872
Wilkes-Barre town population density5 956,7 pop/sq mi (2 299,9 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Wilkes-Barre, PA

How to get a passport in Wilkes-Barre PA ? There are 1 passport offices in Wilkes-Barre, try one of these
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The top 3 most popular banks in Wilkes-Barre

There are 4 bank branches in Wilkes-Barre.
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company is the most popular bank in town with 2, followed by The Honesdale National Bank with 1 and then FNCB Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Wilkes-Barre :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company2Limited Service Loan Production Office
The Honesdale National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FNCB Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre town administrative number

Wilkes-Barre town code4285152
Wilkes-Barre town postcode18711

Information about Wilkes-Barre

Cities twinned with Wilkes-BarreCurrently, the town Wilkes-Barre isn’t twinned
Natural parkWilkes-Barre isn't a part of any natural park

Wilkes-Barre town territory

Wilkes-Barre town area7,24 sq mi (18,75 km²)
Wilkes-Barre town altitude541 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 41.2466
Longitude: -75.8757
Latitude: 41° 14' 48'' North
Longitude: 75° 52' 33'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Wilkes-Barre town demography

Name of Wilkes-Barre town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants43 123 population11 / 872
Wilkes-Barre town population density5 956,7 pop/sq mi (2 299,9 pop/km²)

Wilkes-Barre town’s neighbouring towns

Wilkes-Barre neighbouring towns
KingstonKingstonForty Fort
KingstonNeighbouring townsLaurel Run
AshleyLaurel RunLaurel Run
Wilkes-Barre neighbouring towns
Kingston 2.2 kmEdwardsville 3.1 kmLaurel Run 4 km
Pringle 4 kmForty Fort 4.1 kmAshley 4.3 km
Luzerne 4.8 kmLarksville 5 kmCourtdale 5.3 km
Swoyersville 5.7 kmPlymouth 6.3 kmWyoming 7.1 km
Sugar Notch 7.5 kmLaflin 8.3 kmWest Wyoming 8.5 km
Warrior Run 9 kmYatesville 10.1 kmExeter 10.3 km
West Pittston 11.2 kmNanticoke 11.6 kmPittston 11.8 km

Distance between Wilkes-Barre and country’s main cities

New York City : 175 kmLos Angeles : 3796 kmChicago : 985 km
Houston : 2172 kmPhiladelphia : 151 km closestPhoenix : 3288 km
San Antonio : 2428 kmSan Diego : 3747 kmDallas : 2074 km
San Jose : 3938 kmJacksonville : 1321 kmIndianapolis : 884 km
San Francisco : 4021 kmAustin : 2311 kmColumbus : 617 km

Hotel offers in Wilkes-Barre

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Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre
Comfort Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre
Address : 1067 Wilkes Barre Township : 84 $US / 0 $US - 125
Comfort Inn & Suites hotel is located on Interstate 81, convenient to a number of area businesses, attractions and points of interest like the Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs casino and racetrack, Mohegan Sun Arena, F.M.
Nearby hotel : Extended Stay America - Wilkes-Barre - Hwy. 315
Extended Stay America - Wilkes-Barre - Hwy. 315
Address : 1067 Highway 315 : 80 $US / 0 $US - 72
This Extended Stay America - Wilkes-Barre - Hwy. 315 is located in Plains Township and especially designed for longer stays, with all rooms featuring a fully equipped kitchen. The hotel offers free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk.
Nearby hotel : Host Inn All Suites
Host Inn All Suites
Address : 860 Kidder Street : 74 $US / 119 $US - 66
Mohegan Sun At Pocono Downs is 2.6 miles from this all-suite hotel in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. The hotel features an indoor heated pool and suites with full kitchen facilities. Free Wi-Fi is available at the Host Inn All Suites.
Nearby hotel : Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs
Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs
Address : 1280 Highway 315 : 99 $US / 0 $US - 238
Boasting an on-site casino and 15 dining destinations, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Free Wi-Fi access is available. A flat-screen cable TV and air conditioning are included in each modern room.
Nearby hotel : Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes-Barre
Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes-Barre
Address : 242 Highland Park Boulevard 123
Set in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains and just off Interstate 81, this Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania hotel features an on-site restaurant, free high-speed internet access and modern in-room amenities.

Leisure and activities in the Wilkes-Barre town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Hollenback Golf ClubWilkes-Barre Golf Club
Four Seasons Golf Club
to Exeter 10 km
Applewood Golf Course
to Exeter 11.3 km
Newberry Country Club
to Dallas 13.4 km
Lehman Golf Club
to Dallas 13.8 km
Huntsville Golf Club
to Dallas 14.3 km
Stone Meadows Golf Course
to White Haven 19.9 km
Glenmaura National Golf Course
to Moosic 20.6 km
Pine Hills Country Club
to Taylor 21.3 km