Conveniently located in the heart of Northeastern Pennsylvania, Luzerne County offers residents both a beautiful and safe place to live. With top-notch educational institutions, responsive local governments, and a thriving arts and entertainment community, it's no wonder families as well as businesses are choosing to move here. Luzerne County offers an excellent natural environment, an affordable lifestyle, low cost home ownership, and excellent recreation opportunities.
The County is also within easy driving distance of:
- New York
- Washington, D.C.
as well as to the rest of the world. Luzerne County is truly a great place to live!!
For more than two hundred years, the residents of Luzerne County’s cities, towns, and villages have been justifiably proud of the local arts and culture that flourish here in the Wyoming Valley.
Luzerne County’s residents have been personally involved with the education of their children for more than two centuries.
The residents of Luzerne County and, indeed, all of Northeastern Pennsylvania are blessed with an abundance of hospitals, health care providers, services, and options.
From the perspective of a current resident looking for a new home, or a new resident seeking a place to call home, housing options throughout Luzerne County are almost overwhelming.
If you are looking for a place to access to the Internet, a quiet spot to work on a project, an opportunity to take classes or just a nice space to relax and enjoy a good book, libraries are the answer.
Learn about the Recreational Resources available for Luzerne County.
Luzerne County is located at the crossroads of two of the most important interstate highways in North America – I-80 and I-81.
Obtain information about shopping and dining in Luzerne County.