Scranton township, Kansas 

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Population

1,120

-5.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Best Places to Live in Scranton township, Kansas

Capital city - Northeast Kansas, 60 miles west of Kansas City. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Scranton township, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Capital-city amenities
-Cost of living
-Healthcare
Cons
-Economy
-Entertainment
-Property crime rate

Local Listings in Scranton
 $745,000 
17512 S Highway 75
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2400 SqFt
 $124,900 
414 W 4th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2280 SqFt
 $74,900 
300 E Bracken St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 916 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Topeka Metro Area

Topeka, the capital of Kansas, is also an agricultural, industrial and transportation center serving a large portion of north and central Kansas. Highlights in the traditionally laid-out downtown include the statehouse, Kansas Museum of History, Brown vs. Board of Education historic site, and Heartland Park, a state-of-the-art motorsports complex. Costs of living and housing prices are low, particularly for a capital city. But property crime rates are high for the region and projected job and income growth are low. That said, a low cost of living brings a high Buying Power Index. There isn’t much to do, and the area has lagged behind other Kansas cities aesthetically, socially and economically. Excellent entertainment and cultural amenities are available in the university town of Lawrence, 20 miles east, and in the Kansas City area.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Kansas
County: Osage County
Metro Area: Topeka Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Scranton township
Zip Codes: 66537
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 877 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Scranton township is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Scranton township jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Scranton township's cost of living is 20.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Scranton township's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Scranton township, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Osage county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Scranton township's population is 1,120 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Scranton township is $86,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Scranton township public schools spend $11,705 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.3 students per teacher in Scranton township. More Education


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66537

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NEW LISTINGS IN SCRANTON
$745,000
17512 S Highway 75
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$124,900
414 W 4th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$74,900
300 E Bracken St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$9,900
403 S Scranton Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$33,000
208 E Mercer St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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