Waymart strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Waymart to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||17 miles NE of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||86 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey|
|Standard Zip Codes||18472|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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||HAWLEY 1 E|
|Jan Temp||13 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||41.6 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|
|Average Family Size||3.1|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||17||1.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,447|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.9%|
|French (except Basque)||0.2%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Turn your talents into a career at nationally recognized and accredited Platt College.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
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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. Lakeview, Michigan||85.3||23%||20.1%||9.9%||26||$38,594||6.2%||2.4%||1,112||9.9%||63||3.3%||5.4|
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