The unemployment rate in Luzerne County is 9.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Luzerne County jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Luzerne County's cost of living is 19.8% 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, Luzerne county remained strongly Republican, 56.6% to 42.3%. More Voting Stats
Luzerne County's population is 316,982 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Luzerne County is Real Estate: $136,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%.
Luzerne County public schools spend $13,181 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Luzerne County. More Education