State College Metro Area, Pennsylvania 

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PENNSYLVANIA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

11,589

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337,072

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Population

160,646

+6.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$50,295

Median Home Price

$238,216

United States / Pennsylvania / State College Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in State College Metro Area, Pennsylvania

College town - Central Pennsylvania in the Nittany Valley at the central Allegheny ridge. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the State College metro area, 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

Local Listings in State College
 $369,900 
628 Berkshire Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1806 SqFt
 $189,900 
235 Fultons Run Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1128 SqFt
 $429,900 
3222 Shellers Bnd Unit 225
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 3024 SqFt

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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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Pennsylvania
County:
Metro Area: State College Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: State College, Ferguson township (Centre Cnty), 68 total
Zip Codes: 16801, 16823, 16803, 16802, 16866, 16870, 16841, 16827, 16875, 16828, 27 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1200 ft above sea level

Highlights

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

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, State College Metro Area's cost of living is 2.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare State College Metro Area's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
The State College metro area voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
State College Metro Area's population is 160,646 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.1%. 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 State College Metro Area is $238,216. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
State College Metro Area public schools spend $16,255 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in State College Metro Area. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN STATE COLLEGE METRO AREA, PENNSYLVANIA
16801, 16823, 16803, 16802, 16866, 16870, 16841, 16827, 16875, 16828, 27 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN STATE COLLEGE
$369,900
628 Berkshire Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$189,900
235 Fultons Run Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$429,900
3222 Shellers Bnd Unit 225
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$455,000
673 Stoneledge Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$335,000
739 Devonshire Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$254,900
351 Selders Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$624,900
136 Hillcrest Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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