Taylor (zip 18517), Pennsylvania 

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Population

5,395

+2.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$43,571

Median Home Price

$101,300

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Best Places to Live in Taylor (zip 18517), Pennsylvania

Small-industrial-city complex - Northeastern Pennsylvania, 40 miles from New York–New Jersey border. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the 18517 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Taylor, 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.


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City: Taylor
Zip Codes: Taylor (zip 18517)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 930 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Taylor (zip 18517) is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Taylor (zip 18517) jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Taylor (zip 18517)'s cost of living is 19.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Taylor (zip 18517)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Lackawanna county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Taylor (zip 18517)'s population is 5,395 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Taylor (zip 18517) is Real Estate: $101,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.0%.

SCHOOLS
Taylor (zip 18517) public schools spend $14,237 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Taylor (zip 18517). More Education



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It's a good time to buy in Taylor. Home Appreciation is up 5.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Taylor is $101,300.

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