Moosic SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
8

Moosic Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Moosic 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
5,731
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
8.6%
Median Home
$146,500
Median Income
$56,529
Median Rent
$721

Rankings for Moosic in Pennsylvania

Best Places Around Moosic

1

Clarks Summit, PA
Population 5,041

2

Mountain Top, PA
Population 11,298

3

Old Forge, PA
Population 8,172

4

Kingston, PA
Population 12,996

5

Blakely, PA
Population 6,430

6

Olyphant, PA
Population 5,156

7

Dunmore, PA
Population 13,627

8

Dickson, TN
Population 15,098

9

Swoyersville, PA
Population 5,000

10

Taylor, PA
Population 6,136

Map Of Moosic, PA

Population over time in Moosic

Year Population % Change
2016 5,731 0.2%
2015 5,718 0.1%
2014 5,712 0.2%
2013 5,702 0.1%
2012 5,694 0.7%
2011 5,652 1.0%
2010 5,598 -

Crime in Moosic Per 100k

Crime Moosic PA USA
Violent Crime 382.1 316.4 386.3
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.3
Robbery 52.1 96.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 330.0 180.1 248.5
Property Crime 3438.7 1742.7 2450.7
Burglary 434.2 277.8 468.9
Larceny 2813.5 1362.8 1745.0
Car Theft 191.0 102.1 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Moosic

White
96.6% (5,539)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.8% (162)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.5% (30)
Race Moosic PA USA
White 96.6% 77.7% 60.6%
African American 0.0% 10.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 3.1% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.5%
Hispanic 0.5% 6.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Moosic, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
2.4% (137)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (590)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (567)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (578)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (578)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (1,249)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (515)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.1% (980)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (372)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (160)
Income Moosic PA USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 6.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 10.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 13.4% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 18.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.1% 13.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 5.0% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.9% 5.7%

Gender in Moosic

Female
47.0% (2,691)
Male
53.0% (3,039)
Gender Moosic PA USA
Female 47.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 53.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moosic for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.9% (221)
9-12th Grade
6.8% (388)
High School / GED
32.3% (1,851)
Some College
20.7% (1,188)
Associate's Degree
7.7% (441)
Bachelor's Degree
16.4% (937)
Master's Degree
10.7% (610)
Professional Degree
1.6% (90)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Moosic PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.9% 3.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 6.8% 7.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 32.3% 36.0% 27.5%
Some College 20.7% 16.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.7% 8.0% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 16.4% 17.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 10.7% 8.2% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.6% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.4% 1.3%

Articles About Pennsylvania

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.