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People

Total Population 752
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 11.4%
Employed Population 16+ 338
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 45.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.1%
Median Earnings25+ $26,536
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $9,464
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,635

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,000
% Above Poverty Level 76.5%
% Below Poverty Level 23.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.3%
Median Gross Rent $754
Median House Value $55,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.6%
US/American 0%
English 6.4%
Irish 14.4%

Scranton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles S of Topeka, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 66 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri
County Osage
Standard Zip Codes 66537
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.781
Longitude -95.738

Scranton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station POMONA LAKE
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station MELVERN LAKE
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station LAWRENCE
Distance 28.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 46 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 70 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Auburn 1,322 $61,250
Burlingame 861 $43,971
Carbondale 1,367 $47,837
Harveyville 243 $60,417
Osage City 2,910 $59,167
Overbrook 1,056 $65,446
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