scranton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,179 7.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 18,240 44.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 9,671 23.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,423 17.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,893 7.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 33,787 81.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,323 20.1 % 20.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 77,112 - -
19 years old and under 18,962 24.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 25,246 32.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 19,421 25.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 13,483 17.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 60,469 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 13,293 45.9 % 33.5 %
Married 10,510 36.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 900 3.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 4,229 14.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 35,417 - -
Occupied Housing Units 29,947 84.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,470 15.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 16,879 47.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 4,906 13.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 4,761 13.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 3,749 10.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,434 6.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 607 1.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,081 5.9 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 842 2.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,219 3.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,092 5.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,212 9.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,998 16.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 20,971 59.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,797 13.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,186 3.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 23,206 65.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 458 1.3 % 4.1 %
Coal 42 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 79 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 28 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 151 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 64,728 86.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,746 6.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 14 0.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,855 5.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,287 1.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,630 55,775
Median Family Income 51,115 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,375 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 41.94 %
  • Temperature 48.98 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.35 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 25.02
    [CDD] 0
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