Scranton, Arkansas

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Scranton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles E of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 148 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Logan
Standard Zip Codes 72863
Phone Area Codes 479
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.361
Longitude -93.535

Scranton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 48 F
Apr Temp 49 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches
Station OZARK
Distance 18 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 48 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
Station HECTOR 2 SSW
Distance 30.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 49 F
Apr Temp 45 to 74 F
Jul Temp 66 to 93 F
Oct Temp 46 to 75 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
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Scranton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 222 100%
Male 109 49.1%
Female 113 50.9%
Under 18 53 23.9%
18+ 169 76.1%
65+ 41 18.5%
Median Age 39
Average Family Size 2.85
White 216 97.3%
African-American 2 0.9%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 1.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Scranton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 263
Growth 41
Growth % 18.5%

Scranton Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 44%
US/American 20.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.1%
Irish 7.8%
English 7.8%
Polish 3.4%
Dutch 2.6%
Swedish 1.7%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Scranton 222 $30,313
Clarksville 7,719 $30,758
Coal Hill 1,001 $34,250
Hartman 596 $24,821
Knoxville 511 $34,375
Lamar 1,415 $27,143
Subiaco 439 $40,417
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Scranton High Schools (2004)

103 N. TENTH ST.
Serves 185 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.9

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