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Buck is a township in Luzerne County, in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre metro area.
The latitude of Buck is 41.124N. The longitude is -75.654W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,568 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 396.
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18% of Buck residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Buck ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Buck was $15,123, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Buck residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Buck, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $417. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $829.
Luzerne County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Buck political report.
The average commute time for Buck workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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