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Demographics

People

Total Population536
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+221
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married37.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$24,519
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,639

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,708
% Above Poverty Level85.3%
% Below Poverty Level14.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home15.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$788
Median House Value$77,300

Ancestry

Irish28.4%
German26.1%
Polish22.9%
English12.5%
Dutch9.7%
Italian8.8%
Welsh8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.2%
French Except Basque3.9%
Ukrainian1.9%
Swedish1.1%
Slovak0.9%
Scottish0.6%
Hungarian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
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La Plume Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lackawanna County
P.O. Box Zip Codes18440
Phone Area Codes570
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.55
Approximate Longitude-75.75

La Plume Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWILKES BRE SCTN AP AVOCA
Distance15 miles
Jan Temp19 to 34 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationFRANCIS E WALTER DAM
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches
StationDEPOSIT
Distance39.3 miles
Jan Temp13 to 32 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp57 to 81 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
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