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Bethany - Wayne countyPopulation 292
Bethany, Pennsylvania, in Wayne county, is 24 miles NE of Scranton, Pennsylvania and 83 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey. About 292 people people live in Bethany.
The People and Families of Bethany
In Bethany, about 55% of adults are married.
Bethany is a good place to find men, since there are so many of them in the town. Its large mature (over 65) population grounds the town nicely.
Wealth and Education
In 2000, Bethany had a median family income of $41,161. Not many of the people of Bethany are below middle class. It turns out that people in the town tend to be educated, and a lot of them are college grads.
Of the houses, apartments, etc. in Bethany, about 80% are lived in by their owners, not renters. Notably, housing in the town tends to be newer than in most towns.
In Bethany, 94% of commuters drive to work. In Bethany, people like to walk or ride bicycles. Bethany Population (2000)