Dorrance, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Dorrance: Township in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

About

Dorrance is a township located in the county of Luzerne in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,188 and a population density of 90 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,235 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Dorrance

Population : 2,235 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Luzerne County
Area : 24.37 km2
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:35:57 (28th June 2022)
Density : 92 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.1% (2010-2020)
Weather : 77℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
Dorrance locator map
Location of Dorrance on Pennsylvania map.
Field in Dorrance Township  Luzerne County  Pennsylvania image
Field in Dorrance Township Luzerne County Pennsylvania
Field in Dorrance Township  Luzerne County  Pennsylvania image

Geography

Dorrance is located at 41°6'17"N 76°0'30"W (41.1048000, -76.0082600).

Dorrance map

Weather

Dorrance forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. more

Demographics

The population of Dorrance increased by 2.1% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,188 - census
2011 2,205 0.77% estimation process
2012 2,203 -0.09% estimation process
2013 2,200 -0.14% estimation process
2014 2,206 0.27% estimation process
2015 2,204 -0.09% estimation process
2016 2,208 0.18% estimation process
2017 2,220 0.54% estimation process
2018 2,232 0.54% estimation process
2019 2,225 -0.31% estimation process
2020 2,235 0.45% estimation process

Schools in Dorrance

College & universities near Dorrance, PA

Code Name City ZIP
213659 Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke (PA) 18634-3899

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dorrance, PA

Code Name Address Type
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL

Post offices near Dorrance

Post Office Name City ZIP
Saint John Post Office Saint Johns (PA) 18247

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Dorrance , Kansas human settlement in Russell County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 180 people.

Other cities in Luzerne County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Luzerne County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Back Mountain 26,973 Unincorporated community
Hazleton 24,809 City in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Kingston 12,787 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Nanticoke 10,278 City in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States
Plains 9,657 Township in eastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Cranberry 6,218 Township in Butler County, Pennsylvania
Plymouth 5,752 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Exeter 5,519 Borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States
Swoyersville 5,010 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Duryea 4,910 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
West Pittston 4,745 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Edwardsville 4,738 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Larksville 4,395 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
West Hazleton 4,318 Borough in southwestern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Forty Fort 4,025 Borough in northeastern Luzerne, County, Pennsylvania
Freeland 3,413 Borough in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Dorrance distances to largest Pennsylvania cities