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Information about Scranton

The city of Scranton is located in the state of Pennsylvania. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Scranton City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Scranton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Scranton’s Administration

Address of Scranton mayorScrantonCity hall Scranton
340 NORTH WASHINGTON AVENUE

SCRANTON PA 18503
United States

http://www.scrantonpa.gov
city hall phone number+1 570-348-4100
city hall fax numberNot available
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Scranton PA official websitewww.scrantonpa.gov
Scranton town mayorChristopher A. Doherty

Scranton town demography

Name of Scranton town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants76 415 population6 / 425
Scranton town population density2 997,8 pop/sq mi (1 157,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Scranton, PA

How to get a passport in Scranton PA ? There are 2 passport offices in Scranton, try one of these
Name Street Phone
SCRANTON DOWNTOWN STATION235 N WASHINGTON AVENUE5703481024
SCRANTON MAIN POST OFFICE2800 STAFFORD AVE5709695102

Schools in Scranton PA

Elementary schools in Scranton

Charles Sumner #18

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 306

Frances Willard #32

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 531

George Bancroft #34

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 260

Isaac Tripp Elementary School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 773

John Adams #4

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 311

John F. Kennedy #7

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 418

John G Whittier #2

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 681

McNichols Plaza

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 500

Neil Armstrong #40

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 611

Robert Morris #27

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 304

William Prescott #38

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 339

Middle schools in Scranton

Northeast Intrmd School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 795

South Scranton Intrmd School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 562

West Scranton Intrmd School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 729

High schools in Scranton

CTC of Lackawanna County

District of Ctc Of Lackawanna County
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12

Scranton High School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1755

West Scranton High School

District of Scranton School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 916

Private schools in Scranton

All Saints Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 232

Bais Yaakov Of Scranton

Low grade : 9, High grade : 10
Students : 2

Bnos Yisroel Girls High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 15

Children's Cornerstone

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 40

Depaul School

Low grade : 2, High grade : 8
Students : 75

Gregory The Great Academy

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 47

Lutheran Academy - Scranton

Low grade : 1, High grade : 7
Students : 16

Milton Eisner Yeshiva High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 61

Montessori Kindergarten

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 39

Navtivity Miguel School-Scranton

Low grade : 5, High grade : 5
Students : 15

Nhs School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 12
Students : 38

Revival Baptist Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 11
Students : 21

Scranton Hebrew Day School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 95

Scranton Preparatory School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 752

St Stanislaus Elementary School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 26

The Lutheran Academy In Scranton

Low grade : 1, High grade : 8
Students : 18

Schools near Scranton

The top 3 most popular banks in Scranton

There are 29 bank branches in Scranton.
Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company is the most popular bank in town with 5, followed by Community Bank, National Association with 4 and then The Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank with 4.

Find below all banks in Scranton :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Community Bank, National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Savings Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
NBT Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FNCB Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Landmark Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank of Pennsylvania1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wayne Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


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Scranton town administrative number

Scranton town code4269000
Scranton town postcode18503

Information about Scranton

Cities twinned with Scranton
Ireland BallinaSlovakia Trnava
Town’s namesake
Natural parkScranton isn't a part of any natural park

Scranton town territory

Scranton town area25,49 sq mi (66,02 km²)
Scranton town altitude745 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 41.4042
Longitude: -75.6659
Latitude: 41° 24' 15'' North
Longitude: 75° 39' 57'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Scranton town demography

Name of Scranton town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants76 415 population6 / 425
Scranton town population density2 997,8 pop/sq mi (1 157,5 pop/km²)

Scranton town’s neighbouring towns

Scranton neighbouring towns
Clarks SummitDunmoreDunmore
TaylorNeighbouring townsDunmore
TaylorTaylorMoscow
Scranton neighbouring towns
Taylor 4.2 kmDunmore 5.1 kmMoosic 6.2 km
Throop 7.2 kmOld Forge 7.3 kmDickson City 7.5 km
Olyphant 8.9 kmAvoca 9.9 kmClarks Summit 10.2 km
Blakely 10.6 kmDuryea 10.9 kmDupont 11 km
Clarks Green 11 kmJessup 11.7 kmHughestown 12.1 km
Pittston 13.1 kmMoscow 13.3 kmWest Pittston 13.9 km
Yatesville 14.8 kmArchbald 14.9 kmExeter 15.6 km

Distance between Scranton and country’s main cities

New York City : 167 kmLos Angeles : 3813 kmChicago : 1000 km
Houston : 2196 kmPhiladelphia : 162 km closestPhoenix : 3307 km
San Antonio : 2451 kmSan Diego : 3765 kmDallas : 2097 km
San Jose : 3952 kmJacksonville : 1345 kmIndianapolis : 904 km
San Francisco : 4035 kmAustin : 2334 kmColumbus : 637 km

Hotel offers in Scranton

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Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Scranton at Montage Mountain
Hampton Inn Scranton at Montage Mountain
Address : 22 Montage Mountain Road 129
Guest rooms at this Scranton, Pennsylvania hotel offers free Wi-Fi and coffee makers. The University of Scranton and the Montage Ski Area are only minutes away. Hampton Inn Scranton at Montage Mountain provides a free hot daily breakfast.
Nearby hotel : Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
Address : 100 Adams Avenue 175
Located less than a mile from Scranton Cultural Center, this Hilton hotel features a large indoor pool and modern guest rooms. Each has an elegant bathroom and a seating area. Rooms are decorated in warm, earthy colors.
Nearby hotel : Econo Lodge Scranton
Econo Lodge Scranton
Address : 1175 Kane Street : 45 $US / 60 $US - 64
This hotel in Scranton, Pennsylvania offers an outdoor pool with poolside bar, on-site car rental and free Wi-Fi. Steamtown National Historic Site is just a 10-mintue drive from this hotel.
Nearby hotel : Red Carpet Inn and Suites Scranton
Red Carpet Inn and Suites Scranton
Address : 320 Franklin Avenue : 55 $US / 125 $US - 70
Located in downtown Scranton, just off Interstate 81and a short distance from area attractions and recreational activities, this hotel features a number of complimentary amenities as well as friendly service.
Nearby hotel : Fairfield Inn Scranton
Fairfield Inn Scranton
Address : 949 Viewmont Drive : 99 $US / 159 $US - 81
Located off Interstate 81, Fairfield Inn Scranton features an indoor swimming pool. For guests’ convenience, free on-site parking is available. All guest rooms are fitted with flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels,and a coffeemaker.

Leisure and activities in the Scranton town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Pine Hills Country Club
to Taylor 4.6 km
Glenmaura National Golf Course
to Moosic 5.4 km
The North at Country Club of Scranton
to Clarks Summit 9.6 km
Summit Hills Golf Club
to Clarks Summit 9.9 km
Scranton Canoe Club
to Clarks Summit 9.9 km
Elmhurst Country Club
to Moscow 12 km
Marjon Golf Course
to Moscow 12.3 km
Glen Oak Country Club
to Clarks Summit 12.5 km
Applewood Golf Course
to Exeter 14.6 km
Wemberly Hills Golf Course
to Jermyn 16 km