Living in Moosic, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Moosic SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Moosic, PA Crime Report

99
Total Crimes
1,723.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.91%
Below National Average

Moosic, PA Cost Of Living

95
Moosic's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Moosic, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Moosic is a borough in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, six miles (9 km) south of Downtown Scranton and 13 miles (21 km) northeast of Downtown Wilkes-Barre on the Lackawanna River.
Population
5,744
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
11.4%
Median Home
$161,100
Median Income
$58,688
Median Rent
$663

Moosic, PA Photos

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Rankings for Moosic in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Moosic, PA

Population over time in Moosic

Year Population % Change
2017 5,744 0.3%
2016 5,728 -0.1%
2015 5,731 0.2%
2014 5,718 0.1%
2013 5,712 0.2%
2012 5,702 0.1%
2011 5,694 0.7%
2010 5,652 1.0%
2009 5,598 -
Crime/100k Moosic PA USA
Violent Crime 435.2 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 17.4 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 382.9 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1288.1 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 121.8 211.6 376.0
Larceny 1114.0 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 52.2 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Moosic

White
92.3% (5,303)
African American
3.6% (204)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.3% (191)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (5)
Hispanic
0.7% (41)
Race Moosic PA USA
White 92.3% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 3.6% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.7% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Moosic, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
3.6% (20,790)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.6% (60,921)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (44,482)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (43,998)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (83,162)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (80,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (83,162)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.1% (104,194)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (33,361)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (19,581)
Income Moosic PA USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.6% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.1% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Moosic

Female
48.2% (2,771)
Male
51.8% (2,972)
Gender Moosic PA USA
Female 48.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moosic for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (402)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (172)
High School / GED
33.0% (1,895)
Some College
20.0% (1,148)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (631)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (861)
Master's Degree
9.0% (516)
Professional Degree
2.0% (114)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Moosic PA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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