scranton Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,359 7.8 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 20,129 46.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 8,372 19.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,670 17.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,710 8.6 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 36,754 85.0 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,643 22.3 % 22.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 77,294 - -
19 years old and under 18,888 24.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 26,099 33.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 18,685 24.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 13,622 17.6 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 62,599 92.3 % 84.4 %
Spanish 4,796 7.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 432 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 12,970 44.6 % 33.6 %
Married 11,913 40.9 % 50.4 %
Separated 863 3.0 % 2.5 %
Divorced 3,364 11.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 35,725 - -
Occupied Housing Units 30,631 85.7 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,094 14.3 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 16,090 45.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 4,211 11.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 5,638 15.8 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 4,070 11.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 2,194 6.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 645 1.8 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 2,743 7.7 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 134 0.4 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,177 3.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,936 5.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,352 12.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,240 6.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,727 18.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 17,994 50.4 % 12.8 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 65,080 88.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 4,855 6.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 176 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 3,102 4.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 547 0.7 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,807 57,617
Median Family Income 48,699 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 21,322 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 80.5 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.36 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.33
    [CDD] 5.87

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com