Scranton, Pennsylvanie

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This airticle is aboot the Pennsylvanie ceety. For ither uisses, see Scranton (disambiguation).
City of Scranton
Scranton Electric Building.JPGSt. Peter's Cathedral.JPG
Downtown Scranton.JPGScranton City Hall.JPG
Courthouse Square.JPG
Frae tap, left tae richt: Scranton Electric Building, St. Peter's Cathedral, Downtown Scranton, Scranton City Hall, an Courthouse Square.
Motto(s): Embracing Our People, Our Traditions and Our Future
Location in Lackawanna Coonty
Location in Lackawanna Coonty
Scranton is locatit in Pennsylvania
Location in Pennsylvanie
Coordinates: 41°24′38″N 75°40′03″W / 41.41056°N 75.66750°W / 41.41056; -75.66750Coordinates: 41°24′38″N 75°40′03″W / 41.41056°N 75.66750°W / 41.41056; -75.66750
Kintra Unitit States o Americae
State Pennsylvanie
Coonty Lackawanna
Region Greater Scranton
Incorporatit (burgh) 14 Februar 1856
Incorporatit (ceety) 23 Apryle 1866
 • Mayor William Courtright (D)
 • Ceety 65.89 km2 (25.44 sq mi)
 • Laund 65.33 km2 (25.23 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.55 km2 (0.21 sq mi)
 • Metro 4,602 km2 (1,777 sq mi)
Elevation 227 m (745 ft)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Ceety 77,118 (US:439th)
 • Density 1,161/km2 (3,006/sq mi)
 • Urban 381,502 (US:99th)
 • Metro 562,037 (US:95th)
Demonym(s) Scrantonian
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 • Simmer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
ZIP Codes 18447, 18501-18505, 18507-18510, 18512, 18514-18515, 18517-18519, 18522, 18540, 18577
Aurie code(s) 570/272
Primary Airport Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Internaitional Airport- AVP (Major/International)
Seicondar Airport Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport- WBW (Minor)

Scranton is the saxt-lairgest ceety in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ahint Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie an Reading. It is the coonty seat o Lackawanna Coonty in Northeastren Pennsylvanie's Wyoming Valley an hosts a federal court biggin. Wi a population o 77,118, it is the lairgest ceety in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which haes a population o aboot 570,000.[2]

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  1. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-06-11. 
  2. "Scranton, Wilkes, Barre Metro Area". Retrieved 2015-10-26. 

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