Living in Butler, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Butler SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Butler, PA Crime Report

387
Total Crimes
2,973.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
15.76%
Above National Average

Butler, PA Cost Of Living

88
Butler's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Butler, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Butler is a city and the county seat of Butler County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. It is located 35 miles (56 km) north of Pittsburgh and part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 13,757. Butler was named the 7th best small town in America by Smithsonian magazine in May 2012.
Population
13,182
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
26.9%
Median Home
$98,900
Median Income
$33,034
Median Rent
$658

Butler, PA Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Butler in Pennsylvania

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Butler, PA

Population over time in Butler

Year Population % Change
2017 13,182 -0.8%
2016 13,292 -0.8%
2015 13,399 -0.9%
2014 13,517 -0.7%
2013 13,609 -0.7%
2012 13,701 -0.7%
2011 13,798 -1.0%
2010 13,943 -0.7%
2009 14,035 -
Crime/100k Butler PA USA
Violent Crime 307.3 306.0 368.9
Murder 23.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 61.5 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 215.1 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 2665.7 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 430.2 211.6 376.0
Larceny 2081.9 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 153.6 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Butler

White
90.9% (11,977)
African American
3.2% (428)
American Indian
0.2% (25)
Asian
0.3% (36)
Hawaiian
0.0% (3)
Other
0.3% (35)
Two Or More
2.7% (362)
Hispanic
2.4% (316)
Race Butler PA USA
White 90.9% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 3.2% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Butler, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
14.0% (184,002)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (108,329)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.0% (236,929)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (146,842)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (154,949)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (234,001)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.2% (120,941)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (92,114)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (19,819)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (20,269)
Income Butler PA USA
Less than $10,000 14.0% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.2% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Butler

Female
50.7% (6,683)
Male
49.3% (6,498)
Gender Butler PA USA
Female 50.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Butler for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (131)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,186)
High School / GED
39.0% (5,140)
Some College
20.0% (2,636)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,450)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,845)
Master's Degree
5.0% (659)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (131)
Education Butler PA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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