State College (zip 16802), Pennsylvania 

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Population

11,716

-8.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

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College town - Central Pennsylvania in the Nittany Valley at the central Allegheny ridge. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 16802 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

State College, PA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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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Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Centre County
Metro Area: State College Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: State College
Zip Codes: State College (zip 16802)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1200 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in State College (zip 16802) is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. State College (zip 16802) jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, State College (zip 16802)'s cost of living is 6.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare State College (zip 16802)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Centre county voted Democratic in the three most recent Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
State College (zip 16802)'s population is 11,716 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 8.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 12.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in State College (zip 16802) is Real Estate: $238,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.0%.

SCHOOLS
State College (zip 16802) 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 16802). 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 8.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in State College is $238,200.

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