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Clarks Summit is a borough in Lackawanna County, in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre metro area.
The community was named after Deacon William Clark, who cleared land here
The latitude of Clarks Summit is 41.488N. The longitude is -75.708W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,302 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,044.
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15% of Clarks Summit residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Clarks Summit ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Clarks Summit was $25,080, compared with $21,587 nationally.
43% of Clarks Summit residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Clarks Summit, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $477. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,109.
Libraries in Clarks Summit include Abington Community Library ... View libraries
Lackawanna County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Clarks Summit political report.
The average commute time for Clarks Summit workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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