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Pros

-Nearby recreation
-Cost of living
-Historic interest

Cons

-Economy
-Isolation
-Arts & culture


What Bert Has To Say About Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton Metro Area


The Scranton area is gaining some ground as a gateway to the Pocono Mountains, a recreational area to the north and east with skiing and watersports. Local museums focusing on industrial heritage, such as the Anthracite Complex and the Steamtown National Historic Site, are excellent models of working historic preservation and education. The location is isolated from big-city amenities and services. There is talk of reviving commuter rail passenger service into New Jersey, which could give the area a big boost as a residential area and base for telecommuters and small business. It will take some time, but perhaps the low cost of living and strategic location relative to major eastern markets will bring the area a long-awaited economic resurgence.

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Small-industrial-city complex - Northeastern Pennsylvania, 40 miles from New York–New Jersey border See Local Real Estate
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City: Kingston
Zip Codes: Kingston (zip 18704)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 930 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Kingston


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Kingston (zip 18704) is 6.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kingston (zip 18704) jobs have Increased by 0.75 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Kingston (zip 18704)'s cost of living is 15.50% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Kingston (zip 18704)'s Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Kingston (zip 18704)'s population is 31,097 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -10.67 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Kingston (zip 18704) is $104,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.41%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Kingston (zip 18704) public schools spend $15,449 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Kingston (zip 18704). Learn more...

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It's not a good time to buy in Kingston. Home Appreciation is down -3.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Kingston Real Estate.
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  5/14/2011
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Nice areas to raise a family in the 18704. Like almost any community, there are pockets of low income and questionable characters, but overall, a very safe... (Read More)

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