Borough of Nesquehoning

114 W. Catawissa Street
Nesquehoning, PA 18240
570-669-9301 (fax)

Nesquehoning Population (2010 census data) unofficial result

                Total      3,325 (+0.9%since 2000)
Male      1,653
Female   1,672
Population Density:  157 people per sq. mile
Cost of living Index:  83.1 (US avg is 100)
Elevation:  820 feet above sea level.
Land Area:  21.2 sqare miles 
Median Household Income:  $44,661
Zip Code:  18240



The Schools Associated with the Borough of Nesquehoning
Panther Valley School District
Carbon Career & Technical Institute
Marian Catholic School & Our Lady of the Angels

President Barack Obama    
U.S. Senators - Senator Patrick Toomey &
Senator Robert P. Casey, Jr.
Congressman Lou Barletta - 11th. Congressional District

Rep. Doyle Heffley - 122nd Legislative District

Senator John T. Yudichak - 14th. Senate District


Minimum drinking age is 21.
Minimum age for buying tobacco products is 18.






  Welcome to the Borough of Nesquehoning's website.




The Nesquehoning Borough Council Members will be holding their Regular Council Meeting on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Borough office. 

The Nesquehoning Police Department is now in the process of hiring a part-time police officers.  Applications may be obtained at the Borough office or the Police Department.   

The Nesquehoning Borough Authority Regular Meeting will be held on Monday, December 14, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

The Borough of Nesquehoning and the Nesquehoning Borough Authority will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2015 and Friday, November 27, 2015 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

We have been informed that there is now only one truck for garbage pick-up.  Be sure to have your garbage curbside by 5:00 a.m.  Please check the Borough's Calendar for Large item Garbage Pick-up dates and any changes to the regular garbage pick-up dates due to holidays. 

The Borough of Nesquehoning's Code of Ordinances is now available on line. 

 The Nesquehoning Borough Council Members are looking for volunteers to serve on the Recreation and Planning Commissions.  Anyone who is interested should submit a letter of interest to the Borough office.

114 W. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning, PA. 18240 | 570-669-9588