The unemployment rate in Lackawanna County is 8.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lackawanna County jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lackawanna County's cost of living is 17.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Lackawanna county remained moderately Democratic, 53.6% to 45.2%. More Voting Stats
Lackawanna County's population is 211,960 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Lackawanna County is Real Estate: $117,700
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.1%.
Lackawanna County public schools spend $13,524 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Lackawanna County. More Education