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People

Total Population 2,239
Male Share of the Population 53%
Female Share of the Population 47%
Senior Citizens 14.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,205
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 55.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 36.6%
Median Earnings25+ $47,739
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,295

Wealth

Median Family Income $102,500
% Above Poverty Level 92.7%
% Below Poverty Level 7.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 5.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 17.8%
Median Gross Rent $884
Median House Value $223,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.8%
US/American 0.1%
English 10.4%
Irish 31%

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

Moscow Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles SE of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 81 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey
County Lackawanna
Metro Area Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton
Standard Zip Codes 18444
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.336
Longitude -75.518

Moscow 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 WILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance 11.1 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 FRANCIS E WALTER DAM
Distance 18.9 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 STROUDSBURG
Distance 28.2 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 61 F
Jul Temp 59 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Madison Township (18444)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dunmore 13,810 $69,265
Jessup 4,609 $60,595

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

Moscow Public Libraries

Library
North Pocono Public Library
113 VAN BRUNT ST
Moscow, Pennsylvania
(570) 842-4700
Library Web Site

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Moscow High Schools

NORTH POCONO HS
570-842-7606
Serves 1,096 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.2

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