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Apartments for Rent in Wilkes Barre, PA
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    59 Agostina Drive, Nanticoke, PA 18634
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,536+
    • $1,594+
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    6 Donny Drive, Scranton, PA 18505
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,319+
    • $1,462+
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    117 Mountain View Way, Scranton, PA 18508
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,406+
    • $1,715+
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    108 Summit Pointe Drive, Scranton, PA 18508
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,495+
    • $1,855+
    • $1,965+
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    1096 Green Holly Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,807+
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When were prices and availability in Wilkes Barre, PA last updated?

Prices and availability in Wilkes Barre, PA were last updated on 25 May 2022.

What is the average rent in Wilkes Barre, PA?

The average rent in Wilkes Barre, PA is $1,248. Start your search for apartments in Wilkes Barre, PA now.

Wilkes Barre, PA Demographics

  • Total Population74,107
  • Female 36,412
    Male 37,695
  • Median Age40

Wilkes Barre, PA has a population of 74,107 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 37,695 of Wilkes Barre’s residents are women and 36,412 are men. The median age of those who live in Wilkes Barre, PA is 40.

Average Rent in Wilkes Barre, PA

  • Wilkes Barre, PA Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,248 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Wilkes Barre, PA is $1,248.

Wilkes Barre, PA Apartment Rent Ranges

About 27% of apartment rents in Wilkes Barre, PA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 1% of apartments. Around 44% of Wilkes Barre’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 28% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Wilkes Barre, PA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Wilkes Barre, PA $1,060 $1,033 $1,043 $1,061 $1,064 $1,090 $1,151 $1,171 $1,188 $1,248
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Wilkes Barre, PA is $1,248.

Wilkes Barre, PA Households

  • Total Number of Households30,069
  • Family 17,547
    Non-family 12,522
  • Children 8,161
    No Children 21,908
  • Average People Per Household2.38
  • Median Household Income$45,515
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$730

According to U.S. Census data, there are 30,069 households in Wilkes Barre, PA. 17,547 are family households and 12,522 are non-family households. There are 8,161 households with children in Wilkes Barre and 21,908 households without children. On average, about 2.38 people live in a household in Wilkes Barre, PA. The median income of a Wilkes Barre household living in Wilkes Barre is $45,515 per year. The median housing costs per month are $730.

Wilkes Barre, PA Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Wilkes Barre, PA is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 48% completed some high school, 23% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 12% have a Bachelor Degree, and 6% have a Graduate Degree.

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