Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 

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Population

14,500

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$29,694

Median Home Price

$117,100

Best Places to Live in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Small town - On the Susquehanna River, 50 miles west of Scranton and 100 miles from Philadelphia. June, August and July are the most pleasant months in Bloomsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Low crime
-Affordability
-Comfortable summers
Cons
-Rainy days
-Gloomy weather
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Bloomsburg
 $215,000 
125 Franklin Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2025 SqFt
 $450,000 
641 Sunset Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3112 SqFt
 $134,000 
2499 Old Berwick Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1872 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Bloomsburg-Berwick Metro Area

The Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA metro area is located on the Susquehanna River, 50 miles west of Scranton and 100 miles from Philadelphia. Bloomsburg is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Columbia and Montour counties.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Bloomsburg
Zip Codes: 17815
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 535 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bloomsburg is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bloomsburg jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bloomsburg's cost of living is 20.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Bloomsburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and July are the most pleasant months in Bloomsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Columbia county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bloomsburg's population is 14,500 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bloomsburg is $117,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Bloomsburg public schools spend $13,016 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Bloomsburg. More Education


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Housing Market in Bloomsburg

It's a good time to buy in Bloomsburg. Home Appreciation is up 3.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Bloomsburg Real Estate

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Reviews for Bloomsburg   2 Reviews
The news tells all - 5/29/2011
Watch the news in Bloom and you are likely to see the same news 2 or 3 days in a row. If there's an actual crime - count on seeing it over and over - and it will be ... Read More

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Health Care - 10/10/2009
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania is in a rural area with small towns and townships. Often in rural areas the level of health care is not always the best and there are not many... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN BLOOMSBURG
$215,000
125 Franklin Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$450,000
641 Sunset Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$134,000
2499 Old Berwick Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$39,000
160 E 8th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$49,900
6915 Scenic Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$289,000
1879 Old Berwick Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$264,900
1197 Highland Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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