Howard borough, Pennsylvania 

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Population

681

-0.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$52,609

Median Home Price

$161,600

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College town - Central Pennsylvania in the Nittany Valley at the central Allegheny ridge. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Howard borough, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Attractive setting
-Educated population
Cons
-Isolation
-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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City: Howard borough
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1200 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Howard borough is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Howard borough jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Howard borough's cost of living is 13.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Howard borough's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Centre county voted Democratic in the three most recent Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Howard borough's population is 681 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Howard borough is $161,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Howard borough public schools spend $16,004 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Howard borough. More Education


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Housing Market in Howard borough

It's a good time to buy in Howard borough. Home Appreciation is up 6.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Howard borough Real Estate

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Reviews for Howard borough   1 Reviews
Howard...nice little town...but... - 5/29/2009
The little town of Howard Pennsylvania. My hometown. I left in the late 80's for greener pastures and returned many years later to find that the town is dying.... Read More

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