Williamsport, Pennsylvania 

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PENNSYLVANIA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

119,453

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

5,037,045

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

28,938

-1.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Best Places to Live in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Small town - North-central Pennsylvania along the upper Susquehanna River. August, June and September are the most pleasant months in Williamsport, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Small-town atmosphere
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Isolation
-Economy
-Low ethnic diversity

 $135,000 
1013 Louisa St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1356 SqFt
 $125,000 
927 St Boniface St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1551 SqFt
 $209,900 
337 Center St
Bed 7 | Bath 5 | 5005 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Williamsport Metro Area

Williamsport is an old lumber town still noted for production of hardwood lumber, particularly furniture-grade cherry. It’s better known as the birthplace of Little League Baseball and the location of the Little League World Series every August—attracting considerable international attention at this time. The setting is attractive and the area has some well-preserved historic districts but is otherwise nondescript. The economy generally has high unemployment and relatively low job growth. The area is isolated geographically from major transportation links, a fact that doesn’t help the economy. There are two small colleges but nearby amenities are thin and residents may have to travel to upstate New York to find what they need.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Williamsport
Zip Codes: 17701
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 524 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Williamsport is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Williamsport jobs have decreased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Williamsport's cost of living is 23.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Williamsport's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Williamsport's population is 28,938 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Williamsport is $95,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Williamsport public schools spend $19,959 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in Williamsport. More Education


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Housing Market in Williamsport

It's a good time to buy in Williamsport. Home Appreciation is up 3.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Williamsport Real Estate

The median home price in Williamsport is $95,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Williamsport   10 Reviews
crime rate - 9/1/2016
Mayor Jessie Bloom let the philly crackheads come here for rehabilitation and they did not leave. They brought their criminal ways to the port. This was once a nice town... Read More

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Utterly Disguisted - 7/3/2016
I have lived in Williamsport my whole life, I am 32 years old, and have been married for 12 years,my wife and I just bought a house in a "bad" neighborhood, and the... Read More

cost of living - 9/8/2013
the cost of living here in pa has sky rocket here in the last 4 years rents used a 3 bedroom house use to cost 500.00 a month with nothing furnish now it cost 1200... Read More


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