Scranton is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 223 people and just one neighborhood, Scranton is the 275th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Scranton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.50% of the Scranton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Scranton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scranton who work in office and administrative support (16.81%), teaching (8.40%) and maintenance occupations (7.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Scranton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Scranton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Scranton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.