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Demographics

People

Total Population755
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens28.1%
Employed Population 16+250
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married31.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.1%
Median Earnings25+$21,360
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,053

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,750
% Above Poverty Level71.8%
% Below Poverty Level28.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone37.9%
Median Gross Rent$594
Median House Value$82,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)57.5%
English5.4%
Irish3.6%
German3.3%
French Except Basque1.3%
Jamaican0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Italian0.4%
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Scranton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Florence County
Standard Zip Codes29591
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.91
Approximate Longitude-79.74

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)

StationLAKE CITY 2 SE
Distance4.7 miles
Jan Temp32 to 56 F
Apr Temp47 to 76 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationDARLINGTON
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches
StationMANNING
Distance31.9 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp50 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Coward731$36,813
Johnsonville1,800$50,521
Lake City6,751$35,201
Olanta525$28,875
Pamplico1,186$47,454
Turbeville1,013$39,583

Scranton Public Schools

Scranton Elementary
1649 Us 52 Highway
ZIP: 29591
(843) 389-2531
Primary
Total Enrollment 389
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