Freeland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Freeland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||29 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||83 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Metro Area||Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18224|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||13 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||47.8 inches|
|Station||FRANCIS E WALTER DAM|
|Jan Temp||10 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||54 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||46.2 inches|
|Station||WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.96|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||35||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,455|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.2%|
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|1. Canton, North Carolina||90.3||38.2%||23.5%||10.9%||21||$38,191||5.1%||3.9%||4,029||13.3%||50.9||0.7%||4.7|
|2. Warsaw, Missouri||83||39.2%||27.2%||11.5%||23||$33,068||5.9%||1.6%||2,070||18.5%||65.2||1.6%||4.8|
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