About This Place
West Pittston is a borough in the Greater Pittston area of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, on the Susquehanna River opposite Pittston. The town once produced mine screens, cut glass, crackers, and knit and silk goods.
West Pittston is located at 41°19′45″N 75°47′57″W / 41.32917°N 75.79917°W / 41.32917; -75.79917 (41.329265, -75.799048).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.5 km²), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km²) of it (13.68%) is water.