|Male Share of the Population||50.7%|
|Female Share of the Population||49.3%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,471|
|Age of the Population||41|
|% of people married||48.5%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||44.3%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$89,957|
|% Above Poverty Level||93.8%|
|% Below Poverty Level||6.2%|
|Average Commute Time||23 minutes|
|% Working from Home||6.9%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.4%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||28.1%|
|Median Gross Rent||$800|
|Median House Value||$164,500|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.3%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||16 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||102 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey|
|Metro Area||Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18612|
|Company Zip Codes||18690|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|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|
|Station||MILLVILLE 2 SW|
|Jan Temp||15 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||42 inches|
|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|
According to the US Postal Service, Dallas, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
College Misericordia (18612)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.
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Lackawanna College is the premier, private, accredited two-year college serving the people of northeastern Pennsylvania. With a focus on keeping higher education affordable and accessible to our immediate community, Lackawanna draws 80 percent of its student population right from our own region.
With a main campus situated in downtown Scranton, Lackawanna’s expanding footprint also includes satellite centers in Hawley, Hazleton, New Milford, and Towanda.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 789 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5
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