Comparing Larksville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||18 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||98 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Metro Area||Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18651, 18704|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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||MILLVILLE 2 SW|
|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|
|Jan Temp||14 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||49.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.05|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||33||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,519|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||0.9%|
|French (except Basque)||0.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Larksville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Wilkes Barre (18704)
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania||85.6||26.8%||16.8%||18.4%||19||$42,370||5.5%||1.1%||2,418||10.2%||19.4||0.1%||0.4|
|2. Struthers, Ohio||85.2||27.7%||20.9%||10.3%||21||$37,212||5.6%||3.4%||11,756||12%||25||0.1%||0.6|
|3. Fairmount, Indiana||83.8||27.3%||14.1%||7.7%||25||$44,033||5.6%||1.7%||2,992||9.1%||16||0.3%||1|
|4. Follansbee, West Virginia||83.8||28.3%||20.4%||15.8%||26||$37,679||4.8%||1%||3,115||12.8%||11.2||0.1%||1.3|
|5. Lakemore, Ohio||83.3||20.4%||11.4%||8%||23||$37,174||6.1%||2.2%||2,561||10.1%||42.6||0.2%||1.6|
|6. National Park, New Jersey||77.3||18.4%||12.5%||7%||24||$51,535||5.6%||1.7%||3,205||7.6%||14.7||0.2%||2.2|
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