Scranton, IA

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640 Vital Statistics. 49 Condition Alerts found.

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Scranton Profile


Overview

Scranton is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 530 people and just one neighborhood, Scranton is the 353rd largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Scranton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Scranton is a blue-collar town, with 47.46% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Scranton is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scranton who work in sales jobs (17.39%), office and administrative support (8.70%), and management occupations (8.33%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Scranton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Scranton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

As is often the case in a small city, Scranton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Scranton Demographics

In Scranton, just 10.17% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Scranton in 2010 was $24,734, which is middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,936 for a family of four.

The people who call Scranton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Scranton residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Scranton include Irish, English, Swedish, and Danish.

The most common language spoken in Scranton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Scranton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Scranton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Scranton 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 28 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

GREENE COUNTY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Greene County Elementary
401 E Russell
Jefferson, IA, 50129
PK-03
Greene County High School
101 Ram Drive
Jefferson, IA, 50129
09-12
Greene County Middle School
203 W Harrison
Jefferson, IA, 50129
07-08
Greene County Intermediate School
405 12 Th Street South
Grand Junction, IA, 50107
04-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 6.4%

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SOUTH CENTRAL CALHOUN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
South Central Calhoun Elementary Building
330 Brower Street
Rockwell City, IA, 50579
PK-03
South Central Calhoun Middle School
1000 Tonawanda Avenue
Rockwell City, IA, 50579
04-08
South Central Calhoun High School
709 W Main St
Lake City, IA, 51449
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.0% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 6.4%

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COON RAPIDS-BAYARD COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cr B Elementary School
905 North Street
Coon Rapids, IA, 50058
PK-04
Coon Rapids Bayard 5 12 Attendance Center
905 North Street
Coon Rapids, IA, 50058
05-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.5% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.4% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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GLIDDEN-RALSTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Glidden Ralston Elementary School
602 Idaho
Glidden, IA, 51443
PK-06
Glidden Ralston Jr Sr High School
602 Idaho
Glidden, IA, 51443
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.0% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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PATON-CHURDAN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Paton Churdan Elementary
606 Adrian St.
Churdan, IA, 50050
PK-05
Paton Churdan Jr Sr High School
606 Adrian St
Churdan, IA, 50050
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.4% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.5% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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