Comparing Scranton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||18 miles S of Topeka, Kansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||66 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||66537|
|Phone Area Codes||785|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||3.34|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.7%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||11||1.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||712|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.1%|
|French (except Basque)||1.7%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
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