Scranton, PA has a population of 76,380 and is the 459th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,018 per sq mi which is 989% higher than the Pennsylvania average and 3231% higher than the national average. The median age in Scranton is 37 which is approximately 10% lower than the Pennsylvania average of 41. In Scranton, 46% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 67% of Scranton residents were born in Pennsylvania, 20% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.