Abington

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  4. Abington Employment Information
  5. Abington Family Information
  6. Abington Education Information
  7. Abington Business Information
  8. Abington Public Benefits Information
  9. Abington Criminal Information
  10. Abington Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Abington Zip Codes


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Abington Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 14,605
  • Land Area (2000): 25.748 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.580 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 781
  • Alias(es) (2003): ABINGTON

Abington Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 14,944 2002 14,786 2005 16,219
2000 15,362 2003 15,268 2006 16,449
2001 14,674 2004 16,010 2007 16,673

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Houses (2000): 5,348
Abington Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 3,924
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $102,486,000 / $23,249,000

Abington Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 7,782 7,229 553 7.11% 71
1991 7,756 6,938 818 10.55% 105
1992 7,688 6,935 754 9.80% 98
1993 7,753 7,164 589 7.60% 76
1994 8,199 7,690 510 6.22% 62
1995 8,232 7,774 458 5.56% 56
1996 8,283 7,868 415 5.01% 50
1997 8,480 8,110 371 4.37% 44
1998 8,472 8,163 309 3.65% 37
1999 8,535 8,271 265 3.10% 31
2000 8,415 8,207 209 2.48% 25
2001 8,547 8,279 269 3.15% 32
2002 8,667 8,283 383 4.42% 44
2003 8,979 8,515 464 5.17% 52
2004 9,066 8,601 465 5.13% 51
2005 9,094 8,653 442 4.86% 49
2006 9,204 8,766 438 4.76% 48
2007 9,238 8,814 425 4.60% 46
2008 9,256 8,790 466 5.03% 50
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 9,269 8,790 479 5.17% 52
Feb 2008 9,197 8,741 456 4.96% 50
Mar 2008 9,250 8,801 449 4.85% 49
Apr 2008 9,177 8,817 360 3.92% 39
May 2008 9,155 8,723 432 4.72% 47
Jun 2008 9,362 8,846 516 5.51% 55
Jul 2008 9,393 8,873 520 5.54% 55
Aug 2008 9,319 8,841 478 5.13% 51
Sep 2008 9,178 8,676 502 5.47% 55
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Abington Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 481 11.73%
2. Finance and Insurance 283 6.90%
3. Health Care 220 5.36%
4. Public Administration 214 5.22%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 213 5.19%
6. Food and Beverage Stores 196 4.78%
7. Educational Services 195 4.75%
8. Repair and Maintenance 193 4.71%
9. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 175 4.27%
10. Other Transportation 95 2.32%
11. Metal Manufactuing 94 2.29%
12. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 88 2.15%
13. Accommodation and Food Services 84 2.05%
14. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 83 2.02%
15. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 78 1.90%
16. Machinery Manufacturing 76 1.85%
17. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 71 1.73%
18. Utilities 69 1.68%
19. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 68 1.66%
20. Printing and Related Manufacturing 66 1.61%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 707 18.42%
2. Finance and Insurance 519 13.52%
3. Educational Services 356 9.28%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 332 8.65%
5. Social Assistance 167 4.35%
6. Department and Other General Stores 156 4.06%
7. Public Administration 130 3.39%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 124 3.23%
9. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 123 3.20%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 117 3.05%
11. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 98 2.55%
12. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 82 2.14%
13. Personal and Laundry Services 69 1.80%
14. Printing and Related Manufacturing 66 1.72%
15. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 60 1.56%
16. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 51 1.33%
17. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 44 1.15%
18. Management Of Companies 42 1.09%
19. Chemical Manufacturing 39 1.02%
20. Food Manufacturing 38 0.99%

Abington Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 298 7.26%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 204 4.97%
3. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 202 4.92%
4. Other Installation / Maintenance 196 4.78%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 185 4.51%
6. Other Production Occupations 156 3.80%
7. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 141 3.44%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 125 3.05%
9. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 122 2.97%
10. Carpenters 117 2.85%
11. Computer Specialists 117 2.85%
12. Other Sales and Related Occupations 116 2.83%
13. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 115 2.80%
14. Business Operations Specialists 107 2.61%
15. Engineers 101 2.46%
16. Top Executives 100 2.44%
17. Accountants and Auditors 98 2.39%
18. Other Construction Trades 95 2.32%
19. Operations Managers Non Finance 84 2.05%
20. Other Office and Admin Support 78 1.90%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 341 8.88%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 288 7.50%
3. Registered Nurses 251 6.54%
4. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 183 4.77%
5. Cashiers 155 4.04%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 147 3.83%
7. Health Technologists and Technicians 142 3.70%
8. Other Management Occupations 140 3.65%
9. Waiters and Waitresses 127 3.31%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 117 3.05%
11. Customer Service Representatives 111 2.89%
12. Business Operations Specialists 109 2.84%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 109 2.84%
14. Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses 102 2.66%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 95 2.48%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 94 2.45%
17. Operations Managers Non Finance 81 2.11%
18. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 76 1.98%
19. Other Financial Specialists 75 1.95%
20. Financial Managers 65 1.69%

Abington Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 6,489 57.47%
15-35 hours 1,907 16.89%
1-14 hours 297 2.63%
No regular hours 2,598 23.01%

Abington Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 190 2.45%
5 AM-5:29 AM 171 2.20%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 553 7.13%
6 AM-6:29 AM 868 11.19%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 845 10.89%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,392 17.95%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,025 13.22%
8 AM-8:29 AM 920 11.86%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 250 3.22%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 345 4.45%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 104 1.34%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 51 0.66%
Noon-3:59 PM 556 7.17%
4 PM-11:59 PM 486 6.27%

Abington Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 121 1.56%
5-9 733 9.45%
10-14 1,045 13.47%
15-19 998 12.87%
20-24 1,021 13.16%
25-29 450 5.80%
30-34 1,011 13.04%
35-39 218 2.81%
40-44 334 4.31%
45-59 813 10.48%
60-89 767 9.89%
At least 90 245 3.16%

Abington Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 14 0.18% 4,354 56.14%
30-44 105 1.35% 1,458 18.80%
45-59 148 1.91% 665 8.57%
At least 60 224 2.89% 788 10.16%

Abington Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 11 0.14%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 574 7.31%
 Car / truck / van, solo 6,551 83.42%
 Motorcycle 6 0.08%
 Other 18 0.23%
 Public transportation 491 6.25%
 Walked 105 1.34%
 Worked at home 97 1.24%

Abington Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Family Information

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Households (2000): 5,260 (14,414 people)
Families (2000): 3,768 (12,446 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 1,942
People at same address in 1995: 9,457

Abington Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 262 4.98%
$10,000-$14,999 249 4.73%
$15,000-$19,999 237 4.51%
$20,000-$24,999 260 4.94%
$25,000-$29,999 219 4.16%
$30,000-$34,999 290 5.51%
$35,000-$39,999 265 5.04%
$40,000-$44,999 207 3.94%
$45,000-$49,999 263 5.00%
$50,000-$59,999 507 9.64%
$60,000-$74,999 686 13.04%
$75,000-$99,999 884 16.81%
$100,000-$124,999 464 8.82%
$125,000-$149,999 322 6.12%
$150,000-$199,999 105 2.00%
$200,000 or more 40 0.76%

Abington Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,212 23.03%
 Family, 2 people 1,303 24.76%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 261 4.96%
 Family, 3 people 870 16.53%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 33 0.63%
 Family, 4 people 900 17.10%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 6 0.11%
 Family, 5 people 452 8.59%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 153 2.91%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 68 1.29%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.04%

Abington Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 4,487 30.70%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,267 15.51%
Public Assistance 63 0.43%
Retirement 852 5.83%
Self Employment 557 3.81%
Social Security 1,313 8.98%
Supplemental Security 90 0.62%
Wage / Salary 4,376 29.94%
Other 612 4.19%

Abington Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,602 51.64%
 With children under 18 1,500 48.36%

Abington Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 441 8.07%
 Married 3,377 61.77%
 Never Married 1,528 27.95%
 Widowed 121 2.21%

Abington Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 556 9.30%
 Married 3,404 56.91%
 Never Married 1,442 24.11%
 Widowed 579 9.68%

Abington Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Education Information

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Abington Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 170 1.56%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,067 9.81%
 High school diploma or equivalent 3,864 35.53%
 Some college, no degree 2,395 22.03%
 Associate degree 1,142 10.50%
 Bachelors degree 1,640 15.08%
 Graduate or professional degree 596 5.48%

Abington Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 61 0.42% 240 1.64% 301 2.06%
Kindergarten 234 1.60% 40 0.27% 274 1.88%
Grades 1-4 751 5.14% 44 0.30% 795 5.44%
Grades 5-8 814 5.57% 56 0.38% 870 5.96%
Grades 9-12 642 4.40% 181 1.24% 823 5.64%
Undergrad college 335 2.29% 157 1.07% 492 3.37%
Graduate or professional school 73 0.50% 45 0.31% 118 0.81%
Total 2,910 19.92% 763 5.22% 3,673 25.15%

Abington Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 321
Abington Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Public Benefits Information

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Abington Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 13,884 96.40%
 Below Poverty Level 519 3.60%

Abington Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Criminal Information

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Abington Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 7.093 0.401 0.000 0.401 7.896 0.134 4.015 7.829 2.677 14.655
2000 5.338 0.325 0.000 0.781 6.444 0.391 3.255 6.510 2.018 12.173
2001 0.000 0.136 0.068 0.409 0.613 0.341 7.905 10.086 2.999 21.330
2002 0.000 0.338 0.000 0.271 0.609 0.541 4.058 11.971 2.097 18.666
2003 2.096 0.196 0.000 0.982 3.275 0.131 6.877 9.039 1.834 17.750
2004 2.186 0.250 0.000 0.874 3.310 0.062 5.996 9.057 1.811 16.864
2005 2.528 0.308 0.000 0.493 3.329 0.000 4.193 8.262 1.911 14.366
2006 2.432 0.243 0.000 0.426 3.100 0.000 6.323 8.815 2.553 17.691
2007 1.979 0.120 0.000 0.480 2.579 0.180 6.837 10.856 1.260 18.953

Abington Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 2 28
2005 2 28
2006 2 28
2007 2 28

Abington Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 337
2000 286

Abington Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Abington Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,071 14.18%
10-19 Years 2,005 13.73%
20-29 Years 1,632 11.17%
30-39 Years 2,463 16.86%
40-49 Years 2,374 16.25%
50-59 Years 1,741 11.92%
60-69 Years 1,001 6.85%
70-79 Years 810 5.55%
80-89 Years 437 2.99%
90+ Years 71 0.49%

Abington Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 7,131 48.83%
 Female 7,474 51.17%

Abington Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 14,163 96.97%
 Multiracial 111 0.76%
 African-American 107 0.73%
 Hispanic/Latino 103 0.71%
 Asian 67 0.46%
 Other Race 36 0.25%
 Amerindian 17 0.12%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.01%

Abington Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 5,741 34.01%
2. Italian 2,263 13.41%
3. English 2,179 12.91%
4. German 1,106 6.55%
5. French Non-Basque 775 4.59%
6. French Canadian 624 3.70%
7. Polish 558 3.31%
8. Scotch Irish 516 3.06%
9. United States Or American 505 2.99%
10. Swedish 444 2.63%

Abington Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 12,930 95.47%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 135 1.00%
3. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 117 0.86%
4. French 113 0.83%
5. Italian 42 0.31%
6. German 36 0.27%
7. Vietnamese 30 0.22%
8. Arabic 29 0.21%
9. Yiddish 26 0.19%
10. Other Indo European 22 0.16%

Abington Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 14,219 97.36%
 Naturalized immigrant 248 1.70%
 Not a citizen 138 0.94%

Abington Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Abington Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Abington Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

02351