Hawley is a borough in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,211 at the 2010 census. Hawley students attend Wallenpaupack Areas Schools, with high, middle, and primary schools approximately five miles from town and located on the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack. Some kindergarten children attended school in the former Hawley High School, a WPA project and located in the borough, up until a few years ago when they were transferred back to the primary school. According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), of which, 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (3.12%) is water.
Attractions & Recreation:
Hawley is home to a number of notable lakes, golf courses, and other recreational facilities, making it a leisure destination, particularly during the summer months. Local attractions include:
- Costa's Family Fun Park - a place for miniature golf, batting cages, go-karts, bumper boats, and arcade games
- Lake Wallenpaupack - a 13-mile long lake with 52 miles of shoreline
- The Lodge at Woodloch - a luxury spa
- Woodloch Pines & Woodloch Springs - a resort and award-winning golf course