|Male Share of the Population||46.8%|
|Female Share of the Population||53.2%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,021|
|Age of the Population||44|
|% of people married||45.1%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||16.2%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$28,194|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$28,417|
|Median Family Income||$50,714|
|% Above Poverty Level||85%|
|% Below Poverty Level||15%|
|Average Commute Time||23 minutes|
|% Working from Home||2%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||3.3%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||34%|
|Median Gross Rent||$653|
|Median House Value||$123,400|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||10 miles NE of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||90 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey|
|Metro Area||Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18433|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||PLEASANT MOUNT 1 W|
|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||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|
|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|
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