Living in Berwick, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Berwick SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Berwick, PA Crime Report

218
Total Crimes
2,173.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-15.38%
Below National Average

Berwick, PA Cost Of Living

90
Berwick's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Berwick, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Berwick is a borough in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States, 28 miles (45 km) southwest of Wilkes Barre. As of the 2010 census, Berwick had a population of 10,477. It is one of the two principal communities of the Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area, a micropolitan area that covers Columbia and Montour counties, and had a combined population of 85,562 at the 2010 census.
Population
10,167
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$102,200
Median Income
$39,117
Median Rent
$730

Berwick, PA Photos

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Rankings for Berwick in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Berwick, PA

Population over time in Berwick

Year Population % Change
2017 10,167 -0.6%
2016 10,231 -0.4%
2015 10,276 -0.5%
2014 10,328 -0.7%
2013 10,398 -0.3%
2012 10,429 -0.4%
2011 10,476 -0.5%
2010 10,529 -0.5%
2009 10,581 -
Crime/100k Berwick PA USA
Violent Crime 368.9 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 19.9 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 269.2 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1804.6 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 189.4 211.6 376.0
Larceny 1555.3 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 59.8 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Berwick

White
89.8% (9,134)
African American
2.4% (249)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (124)
Hispanic
6.5% (660)
Race Berwick PA USA
White 89.8% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.5% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Berwick, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
5.8% (59,367)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (90,331)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (158,080)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.0% (162,504)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (116,407)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.1% (234,443)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (104,533)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.7% (47,494)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (28,403)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (15,132)
Income Berwick PA USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.0% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.1% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.7% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Berwick

Female
50.0% (5,088)
Male
50.0% (5,078)
Gender Berwick PA USA
Female 50.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Berwick for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (406)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,118)
High School / GED
44.0% (4,473)
Some College
16.0% (1,626)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (813)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,220)
Master's Degree
5.0% (508)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Berwick PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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