Laflin Pennsylvania Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Laflin, Pennsylvania Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
      		        KEY TO THE CITY - USA City Directory Top USA City Resource Guide 

Home

US Facts

Footsteps of
History

It Happened Here

Mottos, Slogans
and Nicknames

Noted Notables

Search


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For

Laflin

Luzerne County,

Pennsylvania

Zip Code


The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.


What would you like to know about Laflin

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Laflin Government




Zip Codes

18702

Return to Index

Statistics & Facts

The population of Laflin is approximately 1,498 (1990), 1487 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 548 (1990), 625 (2010).

The amount of land area in Laflin is 3.498 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Laflin to Washington DC is 177 miles. The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 90 miles. (as the crow flies)
Laflin is positioned 41.28 degrees north of the equator and 75.79 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Return to Index

Location

Laflin location: in the general Wilkes-Barre area.

Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Laflin history:

Here is a short history of Laflin Borough.

"Another town built near a mill, this time a gunpowder mill. The wealthy H.D. Laflin built seven powder mills here in 1872 and 1873, competing with the powerful du Pont family's mill in Dupont" (from Name Origins of Northeast PA Towns by Mike O'Hara
The founding of Laflin: September 10, 1889
Return to Index

Attractions

Laflin attractions:

Photos from Laflin Borough.

Return to Index


Contribute information free for this community or any other community in the USA

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Learn how to advertise on Key to the City

Choose a new community in the state of Pennsylvania

To go to a new state, choose the States page
To choose another state, go to the State page.
Return to the Top USA City Directory and US City Resource Guide - Key to the City

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! We'll leave the light on for you!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search