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Where is Scranton, PA?

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Scranton is a city found in Pennsylvania, The United States Of America. It is located 41.41 latitude and -75.66 longitude and it is situated at elevation 238 meters above sea level.

Scranton has a population of 76,089 making it the 6th biggest city in Pennsylvania. It operates on the EDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Philadelphia.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Pennsylvania
Population 76,089
Elevation 238 m over sea level
Time Zone EDT
Longitude -75.664900
Latitude 41.409160

Scranton has a population of around 76064, of which 36501 (47%) are male and 39563 (52%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Scranton is 39.02, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.08 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Scranton's 76064 residents, around 74496 (97.90%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 85.40% of the population. Of the remaining population, 5395 are black/African Americans (7.10%), 88 are native Americans (0.10%), 3012 are asians (4.00%), 13 are pacific islanders (0.00%), 1019 are other (1.30%).

The median income of households in Scranton is $37218.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 9.70% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Scranton, PA Zipcodes

The city of Scranton has 9 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 18411, 18503, 18504, 18505, 18507, 18508, 18509, 18510, 18519.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.