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Scranton, Pa Real Estate

Scranton is a city in the northeastern part of Pennsylvania, United States. It is the county seat of Lackawanna County and the largest principal city in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre metropolitan area. Scranton had a population of 76,089 in 2010, according to the U.S. Census, making it Pennsylvania's sixth-most-populous city after Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, and Reading.

Scranton is the geographic and cultural center of the Lackawanna River valley, and the largest of the former anthracite coal mining communities in a contiguous quilt-work that also includes Wilkes-Barre, Pittston, and Carbondale. Scranton was incorporated as a borough on February 14, 1856, and as a city on April 23, 1866. Scranton became known as the Electric City when electric lights were introduced at Dickson Locomotive Works in 1880. Scranton is also home to a regional branch of Dunder Mifflin, the fictional paper company featured in the television series The Office.

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Scranton, Pa Home Sales Price Trends


Median     Average
Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 143 $111,574 $98,976

Scranton, Pa School Districts


District Grades Zip Code Rating
CTC Of Lackawanna County (District) 7-12, 9-12 18508 No Rating
Diocese Of Scranton K-12 18503 No Rating
Howard Gardner Multiple Intelligence CS K-6, K-8 18505 4
Riverside K-12 18505 2
Scranton K-12 18503 1
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Scranton, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)


SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.
Scranton 1 out of 5
Pennsylvania 2 out of 5

Scranton, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)


Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.
Scranton
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Scranton, Pa Population


Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.
Population 75,625
Households 29,980
Median Age 38

Scranton, Pa Average Weather (degrees F)


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