Living in Mount Carmel, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Mount Carmel SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
7

Mount Carmel, PA Crime Report

134
Total Crimes
2,385.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.13%
Below National Average

Mount Carmel, PA Cost Of Living

78
Mount Carmel's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Mount Carmel is a borough in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 6,390 at the 2000 census. It is located 88 miles (141 km) northwest of Philadelphia and 71 miles (114 km) northeast of Harrisburg, in the Anthracite Coal Region. It is completely encompassed by Mount Carmel Township.
Population
5,668
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$47,000
Median Income
$32,078
Median Rent
$625

Mount Carmel, PA Photos

Rankings for Mount Carmel in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Mount Carmel, PA

Population over time in Mount Carmel

Year Population % Change
2017 5,668 -1.0%
2016 5,724 -0.8%
2015 5,773 -0.6%
2014 5,810 -0.4%
2013 5,833 -0.6%
2012 5,870 -0.5%
2011 5,897 -0.6%
2010 5,931 -0.5%
2009 5,960 -
Crime/100k Mount Carmel PA USA
Violent Crime 1068.0 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 0.0 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1014.6 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1317.2 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 373.8 211.6 376.0
Larceny 943.4 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Carmel

White
95.5% (5,414)
African American
0.2% (14)
American Indian
0.4% (23)
Asian
0.2% (13)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (66)
Hispanic
2.4% (138)
Race Mount Carmel PA USA
White 95.5% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 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 2.4% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
12.1% (68,835)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (45,956)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.7% (100,269)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (86,144)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (52,919)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (87,138)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (76,992)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (38,595)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (9,947)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Mount Carmel PA USA
Less than $10,000 12.1% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.7% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Mount Carmel

Female
51.1% (2,897)
Male
48.9% (2,771)
Gender Mount Carmel PA USA
Female 51.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mount Carmel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (283)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (510)
High School / GED
46.0% (2,607)
Some College
17.0% (963)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (623)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (510)
Master's Degree
2.0% (113)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (56)
Education Mount Carmel PA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Mount Carmel

Overall User Rating
2.0
/5

Steven The Gamer

I live in a small town called mount carmel and is WAS BUILT OFF COAL and the pop. has been declinng ever seice the 1930s and is now at 5000,please help me

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