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Latitude: 41.451394 Longitude: -75.651386


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Overview
Population:12,385
Pop. Change:4%
State: Pennsylvania
Metro Area: Scranton--Wilkes-Barre Metro Area
County: Lackawanna County
City: Scranton
Zip Code:Scranton (zip 18508)
Real Estate:For Sale
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Scranton's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Interesting Facts about Scranton (zip 18508), Pennsylvania

As of 2012, Scranton (zip 18508)'s population is 12,385 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.64 percent.

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The median home cost in Scranton (zip 18508) is $67,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.02 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Scranton (zip 18508)'s cost of living is 15.30% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Scranton (zip 18508) public schools spend $6,664 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,691. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Scranton (zip 18508).

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The unemployment rate in Scranton (zip 18508) is 8.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.60%). Recent job growth is Negative. Scranton (zip 18508) jobs have Decreased by 0.37 percent.


Ranked #6 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Large Metro Areas)
Ranked #16 America's Migraine Hot Spots
Ranked #68 Drought-Riskiest Cities
Ranked #90 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (100 Largest Metro Areas)
Ranked #164 Best Green Cities
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Map Of Scranton

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Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 28 minutes.

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Scranton (zip 18508)'s Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes