Living in Lewisburg, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Lewisburg SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Lewisburg, PA Cost Of Living

97
Lewisburg's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Lewisburg is a borough in Union County, Pennsylvania, United States, 30 miles (48 km) south by southeast of Williamsport and 60 miles (97 km) north of Harrisburg. In the past, it was the commercial center for a fertile grain and general farming region. The population was 5,620 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Union County. Located in central Pennsylvania, on the West Branch Susquehanna River, Lewisburg is northwest of Sunbury. It is home to Bucknell University and is near the Lewisburg Federal Penitentiary. Its 19th-century downtown is on the National Register of Historic Places. Lewisburg is the principal city of the Lewisburg, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area, and is also part of the larger Bloomsburg-Berwick-Sunbury, PA Combined Statistical Area.
Population
5,740
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$173,400
Median Income
$37,447
Median Rent
$697

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Map Of Lewisburg, PA

Population over time in Lewisburg

Year Population % Change
2017 5,740 -0.2%
2016 5,753 -0.1%
2015 5,757 -0.4%
2014 5,781 0.0%
2013 5,781 0.4%
2012 5,759 -0.8%
2011 5,804 -0.5%
2010 5,833 -0.5%
2009 5,862 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lewisburg

White
86.2% (4,949)
African American
2.1% (123)
American Indian
0.1% (3)
Asian
3.1% (180)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.0% (57)
Two Or More
1.8% (104)
Hispanic
5.6% (324)
Race Lewisburg PA USA
White 86.2% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 2.1% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.6% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
9.8% (56,128)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (55,298)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (69,399)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (80,736)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.8% (102,026)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.8% (68,017)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (42,026)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (59,999)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (26,543)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (13,824)
Income Lewisburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.8% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.8% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Lewisburg

Female
52.9% (3,038)
Male
47.1% (2,702)
Gender Lewisburg PA USA
Female 52.9% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lewisburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (172)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (631)
High School / GED
27.0% (1,549)
Some College
10.0% (574)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (229)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (975)
Master's Degree
16.0% (918)
Professional Degree
1.0% (57)
Doctorate Degree
11.0% (631)
Education Lewisburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 10.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 11.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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