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West Abington is a township in Lackawanna County, in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre metro area.
The latitude of West Abington is 41.516N. The longitude is -75.766W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,191 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 311.
Sections below provide additional information and links about West Abington demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lackawanna County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 18419 ZIP code.
21% of West Abington residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West Abington ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in West Abington was $19,931, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of West Abington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in West Abington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $275. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $877.
Lackawanna County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our West Abington political report.
The average commute time for West Abington workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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