State College, Pennsylvania 

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Economy in State College, Pennsylvania

State College has an unemployment rate of 4.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

State College has seen the job market decrease by -0.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.2%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for State College
- The Sales Tax Rate for State College is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for State College is 5.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for State College
- The average income of a State College resident is $15,915 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a State College resident is $26,627 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYState College, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  4.1%3.9%
  -0.2%1.6%
  24.2%33.5%
  6.0%7.3%
  5.3%4.6%
  $17,951$31,177
  $33,735$57,652
  $78,268$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.6%0.6%
  2.5%6.2%
  3.4%10.4%
  1.1%2.7%
  9.4%11.6%
  0.5%4.1%
  0.2%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  1.8%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  5.3%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  2.1%4.3%
  37.0%9.3%
  7.5%13.8%
  3.8%2.2%
  16.6%7.4%
  2.7%4.9%
  1.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for State College    26 Reviews
    Some will excel here. Check here to see if you wi - 6/5/2011
    State College is a small "safe" town, you will always see friends, coworkers, physicians, mechanics, supervisors...at the doctor's office, in the store, near your home,... Read More

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    NEVER A DULL MOMENT - 4/20/2010
    I lived in State College, PA all my life untill 2006 when we finally moved south where it was warmer. State College itself is a fun place to be when it comes to football... Read More

    Nice enough town, just not for me - 2/24/2009
    Well, I've been in State College for about 6 months now, having relocated from Phoenix when my fiance got a job at Penn State. It's definitely got some good points:... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN STATE COLLEGE, PENNSYLVANIA
    16801 16802

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