The unemployment rate in State College Metro Area is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
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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
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In the last Presidential election, the State College metro area remained narrowly Democratic, 51.4% to 46.7%. More Voting Stats
State College Metro Area's population is 161,496 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in State College Metro Area is Real Estate: $274,600
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%.
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