Living in Punxsutawney, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Punxsutawney SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
3
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Punxsutawney, PA Crime Report

23
Total Crimes
399.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-84.46%
Below National Average

Punxsutawney, PA Cost Of Living

86
Punxsutawney's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Punxsutawney (/pkstni/  pronunciation (help·info); Lenape: Punkwsutènay) is a borough in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, United States, 84 miles (135 km) northeast of Pittsburgh.
Population
5,808
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
24.4%
Median Home
$79,300
Median Income
$31,912
Median Rent
$580

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Rankings for Punxsutawney in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Punxsutawney, PA

Population over time in Punxsutawney

Year Population % Change
2017 5,808 -0.7%
2016 5,848 -0.6%
2015 5,883 -0.3%
2014 5,899 -0.5%
2013 5,927 -0.3%
2012 5,946 -0.3%
2011 5,965 -0.5%
2010 5,992 -0.5%
2009 6,025 -
Crime/100k Punxsutawney PA USA
Violent Crime 86.7 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 0.0 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 86.7 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 312.3 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 17.3 211.6 376.0
Larceny 294.9 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Punxsutawney

White
96.3% (5,593)
African American
0.7% (40)
American Indian
0.5% (28)
Asian
1.2% (67)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (35)
Hispanic
0.8% (45)
Race Punxsutawney PA USA
White 96.3% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 0.7% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.8% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
12.6% (73,087)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.4% (72,220)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.3% (100,631)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (66,581)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (89,570)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (86,317)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (49,014)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (36,652)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (2,602)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (4,120)
Income Punxsutawney PA USA
Less than $10,000 12.6% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.4% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Punxsutawney

Female
53.6% (3,115)
Male
46.4% (2,693)
Gender Punxsutawney PA USA
Female 53.6% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Punxsutawney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (232)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (580)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,497)
Some College
15.0% (871)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (522)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (755)
Master's Degree
5.0% (290)
Professional Degree
1.0% (58)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Punxsutawney PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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