Scranton Real Estate Market Overview

Could Scranton, PA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Scranton. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Scranton such as Dunmo...re and Clarks Summit. When you’re ready, Trulia has 269 resale and new homes in Scranton lined up for you, including 2 open houses, and 208 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$68,450

Median Sales Price

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Price Per Sqft

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$850

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Scranton show a -0% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 6% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Scranton for Jan 20 to Apr 19 was $68,450 based on 60 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Scranton for Mar 20 to Apr 20 was $850.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Scranton can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1,617

Counts of Theft

985

Counts of Assault

602

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Scranton

There are 18 schools in Scranton.

Elementary Schools
5

Neil Armstrong #40

Public, PK - 5

5

Frances Willard #32

Public, PK - 5

4

John G Whittier #2

Public, PK - 5

Middle Schools
5

West Scranton Intermediate School

Public, 6 - 8

4

Northeast Intermediate School

Public, 6 - 8

3

South Scranton Intermediate School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
6

West Scranton High School

Public, 9 - 12

4

Scranton High School

Public, 9 - 12

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Ctc Of Lackawanna County

Public, 10 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Scranton by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
41%
Single residents
Home owners
56%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$37,404
Median household income
College educated
25%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Scranton commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
4% commute by foot

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