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People

Total Population 331
Male Share of the Population 48%
Female Share of the Population 52%
Senior Citizens 45%
Employed Population 16+ 124
Age of the Population 63

Families

% of people married 43.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $88,333
% Above Poverty Level 92.5%
% Below Poverty Level 7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.6%
Median Gross Rent $447
Median House Value $132,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.9%
US/American 0%
English 11.2%
Irish 13.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Laporte Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 123 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Sullivan
P.O. Box Zip Codes 18626
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.423
Longitude -76.494

Laporte 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 MILLVILLE 2 SW
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station CANTON
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches
Station WILLIAMSPORT LYCOMING AP
Distance 25 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Benton 1,087 $49,375
Dushore 640 $46,776
Eagles Mere 121 $118,750
Forksville 97 $72,917

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Laporte High Schools

SULLIVAN CO JSHS
570-946-7001
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 408 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4

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