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People

Total Population 772
Male Share of the Population 42.5%
Female Share of the Population 57.5%
Senior Citizens 25.4%
Employed Population 16+ 255
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 24.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.3%
Median Earnings25+ $21,810
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $41,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,125
% Above Poverty Level 66%
% Below Poverty Level 34%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.8%
Median Gross Rent $592
Median House Value $75,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 63%
US/American 0%
English 3.2%
Irish 4.4%

Scranton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 74 miles E of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles SE of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Florence
Metro Area Florence
Standard Zip Codes 29591
Phone Area Codes 843
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.917
Longitude -79.744

Scranton 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 LAKE CITY 2 SE
Distance 4.7 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 56 F
Apr Temp 47 to 76 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches
Station DARLINGTON
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Station MANNING
Distance 31.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 49.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Coward 515 $36,458
Johnsonville 1,602 $41,023
Lake City 6,720 $33,795
Olanta 707 $30,417
Pamplico 1,132 $46,875
Turbeville 1,098 $26,667
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