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Blakely - Lackawanna countyPopulation 7,027
Blakely, Pennsylvania is 6 miles NE of Scranton, Pennsylvania and 90 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey. It is in Lackawanna county. The town is part of the Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton metro area. The population of Blakely is 7,027.
The People and Families of Blakely
In Blakely, about 51% of adults are married.
Blakely has disproportionaly more women residents than most towns. Seniors are common in the town.
Wealth and Education
In 2000, Blakely had a median family income of $48,385. There aren't a lot of poor people in Blakely.
Crime and Safety
Crime is quite low in Blakely.
Of the housing in Blakely, approximately 73% is occupied by their owners. The average age of homes in the town is noticeably higher than in other similarly-sized communities.
In Blakely, 93% of commuters drive to work. Blakely Population (2000)