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-College-town amenities
-Attractive setting
-Educated population


-Narrow employment base
-Low ethnic diversity

What Bert Has To Say About State College Metro Area

Not surprisingly, the name State College is fairly self explanatory. The town is built around gigantic Penn State University, which provides the town with the usual college amenities, steady employment and sports entertainment. At some 40,000 plus in number, the student body outnumbers the town’s non-student population (which is highly educated, almost 40% possessing four year or graduate-level degrees).

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  • Profile: College town
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 1200
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: State College
  • Zip Codes: State College (zip 16801)

Quick Facts About State College

    The unemployment rate in State College (zip 16801) is 6.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. State College (zip 16801) jobs have Increased by 0.93 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, State College (zip 16801)'s cost of living is 13.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, State College (zip 16801)'s population is 43,447 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.86 percent.
    Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in State College (zip 16801) is $271,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 25.37%.
    State College (zip 16801) public schools spend $17,108 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in State College (zip 16801).

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