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Fast Facts



Area Facts from the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber


Learn some famous firsts about the Greater Wilkes-Barre area

Length and Width
- 20 miles long; 3 to 4 miles wide
- The name Wyoming came from Delaware Indian word meaning large, flat plain

Population
    311,383 in Luzerne County (estimate from U.S. census bureau)

Famous People

Interesting Places

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  • Wilkes University |
  • 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766 |
  • 1-800-WILKES-U
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