1. Home

Apartments for rent in Clarks Summit, PA

50 Properties

Search by Property Type

Local Guide

See what Clarks Summit, PA has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Clarks Summit

safe, no one bothers you, good schools, away from the nearest city which is 10 miles away no local favorite business we normally go into town, the same thing with going out with friends and family we normally drive into the nearest town

Rib restaurants close gas station close you can ride your bike on the road you can walk on the roads schools are close

It is quiet in my neighborhood. There is a lot of wildlife. I like to head in to downtown Scranton, which is about 18-20 minutes away, as there are no businesses by me.

We like to take walks in therpark. We like to have barbecues. We like to go to Amusement parks.We like to go to concerts and tailgate. We like to go to Nascar races and tailgate.

Who Lives Here

Clarks Summit Demographics

Education

High School

25%

Associate's

26%

Bachelor's

30%

Master's

18%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

22%

4 people

14%

5 people

14%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

32%

50-100k

38%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

5%

200k+

7%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

12%

20-45

22%

45-65

28%

65+

24%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Clarks Summit?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
-----
---$1000-
---$1000-
---$1250-
---$1250-
---$1175-
---$1100-
-----
-----
-----
-----
---$1250-
---$950-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Clarks Summit

Clarks Summit Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

33%

15-30 Mins

48%

30-40 Mins

12%

40-60 Mins

6%

60+ Mins

1%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3636

Walk Score®

Percentage: 2121

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Clarks Summit

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 100% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Clarks Summit serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 82% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 13% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Clarks Summit.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Clarks Summit is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Clarks Summit.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Clarks Summit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 44% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Clarks Summit could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 75% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 29% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 67% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Clarks Summit Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Clarks Summit Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Clarks Summit

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

What You Need to Know

Renter Articles

All About

Living in Clarks Summit, PA

Clarks Summit is a small town in Pennsylvania with a population of slightly less than 5,000. Retirees should feel welcome, as they make up 21% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young adults feature less prominently in the demographics. Renters tend to be in the minority in Clarks Summit, and 78% of residents own their homes. At $954 per month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.

With an average commute time of about 21 minutes, shorter than most cities in the state, Clarks Summit residents know that getting to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving a vehicle is the typical mode of getting to work, opted for by 44% of residents, while public transit isn't used extensively. Few commuters walk to work.

Clarks Summit has a large concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 13% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Further, 19% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Clarks Summit residents work in one of four industries: healthcare, retail, education, and manufacturing. Combined, these industries account for 29% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's workers are in sales, as 9% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of around $81,000, Clarks Summit workers earn about $18,000 more than their peers elsewhere in the state. Clarks Summit's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).