Wilkes Barre, PA
  • 41,498 Population
  • 7.2 Square Miles
  • 2593 Businesses

A Fun Fact About
Wilkes Barre, PA

In November 1972, 365 subscribers of Service Electric Cable, a company rooted in the City of Wilkes-Barre, were the first customers to receive HBO programming. This made Wilkes-Barre the birthplace of modern cable TV programming.

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