Scranton is located in east Pennsylvania. Scranton is between the Lackawanna, Luzerne county. Scranton has 25.31 square miles of land area and 0.23 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Scranton population is 75,842, which has shrunk 0.75% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Scranton median household income is $37,551 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.36% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 32.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Scranton median house value is $107,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.34% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Scranton is close to the state average in quality. The Scranton area code is 570.