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Dunmore is a borough in Lackawanna County, in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre metro area.
The community was named after the second son of the fifth Earl of Dunmore
The latitude of Dunmore is 41.419N. The longitude is -75.632W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 968 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 13,715.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Dunmore demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lackawanna County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Scranton-Wilkes-Barre area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 18509 ZIP code.
12% of Dunmore residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dunmore ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dunmore was $19,851, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of Dunmore residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Dunmore, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $398. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $917.
Lackawanna County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dunmore political report.
The average commute time for Dunmore workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Dunmore between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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