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Falls is a township in Wyoming County, in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Falls. For links to other places called Falls, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Falls is 41.460N. The longitude is -75.849W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,234 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,997.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Falls demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wyoming 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 18615 ZIP code.
20% of Falls residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Falls ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Falls was $16,392, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Falls residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Falls, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $307. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $929.
Wyoming County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Falls political report.
The average commute time for Falls workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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