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Welcome to Factoryville ...

Factoryville is located in Wyoming County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Factoryville has a population of 1,192 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Factoryville.

Factoryville is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Factoryville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Factoryville: (570)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Factoryville had an population of 1,192 people. This is an increase of 2.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Factoryville had a population of 1,158 people. This makes Factoryville the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,158 people, the population of Factoryville increased 1.22% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,144 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Factoryville.

Communities Also Named Factoryville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Factoryville: This one is located in Wyoming County and the other is located in Northampton County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 6 communities that are also named Factoryville - they are located in Kansas, Michigan (2), Nebraska and New York.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Factoryville.

Communities near Factoryville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Factoryville.

  • Scranton [Lackawanna County]
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    • Scranton [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Factoryville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
  • Dunmore [Lackawanna County]
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    • Dunmore [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Factoryville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,836 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmore<5>
  • Carbondale [Lackawanna County]
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    • Carbondale [Lackawanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Factoryville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carbondale<5>
  • Old Forge [Lackawanna County]
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    • Old Forge [Lackawanna County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Factoryville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,838 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Forge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Forge<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittston [Luzerne County]
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      • Pittston [Luzerne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,724 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittston<5>
    • Archbald [Lackawanna County]
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      • Archbald [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Archbald have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Archbald<5>
    • Blakely [Lackawanna County]
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      • Blakely [Lackawanna County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,174 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blakely have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blakely
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blakely<5>
    • Taylor [Lackawanna County]
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      • Taylor [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,879 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<5>
    • Moosic [Lackawanna County]
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      • Moosic [Lackawanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,813 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moosic have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moosic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moosic<5>
    • Dickson City [Lackawanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson City
      • Dickson City [Lackawanna County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Factoryville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,731 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickson City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickson City<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Factoryville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Factoryville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Factoryville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Factoryville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Factoryville. See our Newspapers Page for Factoryville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Factoryville ...

Looking for more information about Factoryville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Factoryville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Factoryville.

Adding Factoryville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Factoryville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Factoryville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Factoryville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Factoryville on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Factoryville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Wyoming, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Factoryville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Factoryville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Factoryville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Factoryville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FactoryvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Factoryville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5639, Longitude: -75.7826    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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