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Edwardsville
Luzerne County, Pennsylvania







Page Contents for Edwardsville, Pennsylvania

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Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Edwardsville is approximately 5,399 (1990), 4816 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,553 (1990), 2229 (2010).
The amount of land area in Edwardsville is 3.051 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.12 sq kilometers.
The distance from Edwardsville to Washington DC is 173 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 85 miles. (as the crow flies)
Edwardsville is positioned 41.26 degrees north of the equator and 75.90 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

near Wilkes-Barre in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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History & History Related Items

"Named after Daniel Edwards, superintendent of the Kingston Coal Company. "
(from Name Origins of Northeast PA Towns by Mike O'Hara)
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