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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Scranton is 651. Scranton, Kansas is the 12,106th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Scranton was in 2000, when its population was 724. In 2000, Scranton was the 11,672nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,106th largest city in the US. Scranton is currently 10.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Scranton has shrunk 10.0% since the year 2000. Scranton, Kansas's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12103||Marble Cliff, Ohio||651||0.9%|
|12104||Mound City, Kansas||651||-20.3%|
|12108||Taylortown, North Carolina||651||-23.7%|
|12109||Buffalo Lake, Minnesota||650||-15.2%|
The total voting age population of Scranton, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 465. The voting age population is 51.0% male and 49.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Scranton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Scranton are 93.5% White and 6.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 3.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Scranton, 11.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.1%. On a per-household basis, 5.0% of families are below the poverty line in Scranton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.5% of Scranton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Scranton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Scranton residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Scranton is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Scranton, 13.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Scranton is $56,250.
In Scranton, 89.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 11.0% of housing units in Scranton.
Of all the housing units in Scranton, 19.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Scranton, 7.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Scranton is $717.
In Scranton, 75.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.