State College (zip 16801), Pennsylvania 

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Population

43,828

+3.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$41,316

Median Home Price

$321,300

Median Age

25.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.0 / 4.5

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in State College (zip 16801), Pennsylvania

College town - Central Pennsylvania in the Nittany Valley at the central Allegheny ridge. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the 16801 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: State College (zip 16801)
Cost of Living: 0.3% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1200 ft above sea level

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State College, Pa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in State College (zip 16801) is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. State College (zip 16801) jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, State College (zip 16801)'s cost of living is 0.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare State College (zip 16801)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the 16801 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Centre county remained Democratic, 51.4% to 46.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
State College (zip 16801)'s population is 43,828 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in State College (zip 16801) is Real Estate: $321,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%.

SCHOOLS
State College (zip 16801) public schools spend $17,108 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in State College (zip 16801). More Education



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Housing Market in State College

It's a good time to buy in State College. Home Appreciation is up 6.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in State College is $321,300.
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