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People

Total Population 515
Male Share of the Population 56.5%
Female Share of the Population 43.5%
Senior Citizens 17.7%
Employed Population 16+ 238
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.8%
Median Earnings25+ $32,344
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $35,536
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,078

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,667
% Above Poverty Level 88.2%
% Below Poverty Level 11.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 41.7%
Median Gross Rent $638
Median House Value $84,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.3%
US/American 0%
English 7%
Irish 25.8%

Laurel Run Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 16 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 94 miles W of Newark, New Jersey
County Luzerne
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
Standard Zip Codes 18706
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.222
Longitude -75.863

Laurel Run 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 FRANCIS E WALTER DAM
Distance 10 miles
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
Distance 10.2 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 BELTZVILLE DAM
Distance 32.2 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Laurel Run, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Hanover Township (18706)

Wilkes Barre (18706)

Wilkes Barre Township (18706)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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Location Population Median Family Income
Ashley 2,765 $55,278
Forty Fort 4,184 $80,492
Kingston 13,105 $63,633
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