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People

Total Population 4,918
Male Share of the Population 47.8%
Female Share of the Population 52.2%
Senior Citizens 17.3%
Employed Population 16+ 2,295
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 61.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29%
Median Earnings25+ $35,534
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $13,924
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,118

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,388
% Above Poverty Level 81%
% Below Poverty Level 19%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.4%
Median Gross Rent $706
Median House Value $121,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.5%
US/American 0.3%
English 5.1%
Irish 25.1%

Duryea Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 6 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 91 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey
County Luzerne
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
Standard Zip Codes 18642
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.343
Longitude -75.738

Duryea 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 WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance 0.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 34 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 37.5 inches
Station PLEASANT MOUNT 1 W
Distance 30.8 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 28 F
Apr Temp 31 to 52 F
Jul Temp 54 to 76 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
Station HAWLEY 1 E
Distance 31.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 61 F
Annual Precip 41.6 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Dupont 2,708 $55,000
Hughestown 1,436 $71,696
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