Moscow, Pennsylvania 

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Population

2,026

-19.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

8.1%

Median Income

$76,932

Median Home Price

$243,700

Median Age

48.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 4.2

summer / winter

PA Gifts

Best Places to Live in Moscow, Pennsylvania

Small-industrial-city complex - Northeastern Pennsylvania, 40 miles from New York–New Jersey border. July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Moscow, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Moscow, PA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Moscow
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 930 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Moscow is 8.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Moscow jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Moscow's cost of living is 8.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Moscow's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Lackawanna county remained moderately Democratic, 53.6% to 45.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Moscow's population is 2,026 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 19.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Moscow is Real Estate: $243,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.8%.

SCHOOLS
Moscow public schools spend $15,213 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Moscow. More Education



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Housing Market in Moscow

It's a good time to buy in Moscow. Home Appreciation is up 23.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Moscow is $243,700.

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Reviews for Moscow   1 Reviews
Isolated & the least diverse area in the States! - 5/18/2018
Yes, it's obvious like a daylight that Moscow's population is 99,9 % white, which I don't mind at all, but people are so close minded and not diverse (... Read More

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