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Demographics

People

Total Population605
Male Share of the Population51.2%
Female Share of the Population48.8%
Senior Citizens12.9%
Employed Population 16+287
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.5%
Median Earnings25+$29,265
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,727

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,750
% Above Poverty Level87.8%
% Below Poverty Level12.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.2%
Median Gross Rent$625
Median House Value$75,700

Ancestry

German28.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
Irish11.1%
English7.3%
Dutch6.3%
French Except Basque3.1%
Scottish2%
Polish1.3%
Russian1.2%
Norwegian0.8%
Italian0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Serbian0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Greek0.3%
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Scranton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Osage County
Standard Zip Codes66537
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.77
Approximate Longitude-95.74

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)

StationPOMONA LAKE
Distance13 miles
Jan Temp17 to 37 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip37.3 inches
StationMELVERN LAKE
Distance19.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip37.1 inches
StationLAWRENCE
Distance28.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp46 to 68 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 70 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Auburn1,175$72,000
Burlingame885$47,500
Carbondale1,423$59,688
Harveyville274$61,250
Osage City2,841$59,274
Overbrook998$65,417

Scranton Public Schools

Scranton Attendance Center
104 Burlingame Ave
ZIP: 66537
(785) 793-2256
Primary
Total Enrollment 160
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