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Indiana County, Pennsylvania (PA)

County population in 2016: 86,364 (40% urban, 60% rural); it was 89,605 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 12,488
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 11,594
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 24,491
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,923 (it was 9,632 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

30%

Land area: 829 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 104 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Indiana County: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (16.1%), Retail trade (12.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.7%), Manufacturing (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 54%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Indiana County, Pennsylvania:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (1.2%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years
Males: 43,621  (50.5%)
Females: 42,743  (49.5%)
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Indiana County,PA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Indiana County:

2.0 people
Pennsylvania:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,962 ($30,233 in 1999)

This county:

$42,962
Pennsylvania:

$56,907

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $548 (lower quartile is $404, upper quartile is $700)
This county:

$548
State:

$732


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,400 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Indiana:

$116,400
Pennsylvania:

$174,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,900 - $174,200

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $154,929
Here:

$154,929
State:

$238,147

Townhouses or other attached units: $152,815
Here:

$152,815
State:

$174,860

In 2-unit structures: $104,843
Here:

$104,843
State:

$160,838

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,277
Here:

$176,277
State:

$215,517

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $226,957
Here:

$226,957
State:

$261,606

Mobile homes: $79,296
Here:

$79,296
State:

$63,841
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,139
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $440

Institutionalized population: 1,444
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 162 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2008: 75 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2009: 58 buildings, average cost: $136,000
  • 2010: 74 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2011: 31 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2012: 41 buildings, average cost: $170,900
  • 2013: 58 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2014: 54 buildings, average cost: $196,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,483 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,947 (1.9%)

Indiana County household income distribution in 2009 Indiana County home values distribution Indiana County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.3%
Indiana County:

21.3%
Pennsylvania:

12.9%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.9% for Black residents, 27.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.4% for American Indian residents, 89.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 23.3% for other race residents, 36.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 39.7 years old
(Males: 37.8 years old, Females: 42.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.4 years old, Black residents: 21.5 years old, American Indian residents: 13.6 years old, Asian residents: 34.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.8 years old, Other race residents: 13.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Indiana County is $454 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $525 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $627 a month.

Cities in this county include: Indiana, Blairsville, Homer City, Clymer, Chevy Chase Heights, Black Lick, Saltsburg, Lucerne Mines, Rossiter, Heilwood.

Indiana County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2012 air pollution in Indiana County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.035 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.004 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Significanly above U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Bronx County, New York , Blackford County, Indiana , Eureka County, Nevada , Butler County , Kings County, New York , Fulton County, Indiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 11,981
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,543 (48.9% naturalized citizens)

Indiana County:

1.8%
Whole state:

6.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 691
  • 2000 to 2009: 201
  • 1990 to 1999: 271
  • 1980 to 1989: 192
  • 1970 to 1979: 164
  • Before 1970: 336
Note: State values scaled to Indiana County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.7%

Indiana County marital status for males Indiana County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 26,651
  • One, attached: 1,179
  • Two: 1,357
  • 3 or 4: 748
  • 5 to 9: 1,816
  • 10 to 19: 1,569
  • 20 to 49: 835
  • 50 or more: 200
  • Mobile homes: 4,090
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Housing units in Indiana County with a mortgage: 11,537 (164 second mortgage, 1,802 home equity loan, 97 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12,721

Here:

47.8% with mortgage
State:

60.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Indiana County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant16,44182
Catholic12,38317
Evangelical Protestant10,777100
Other1,3487
Orthodox4236
Black Protestant2332
None47,275-
Indiana County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Indiana County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Indiana County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 48
This county:

5.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Indiana County:

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Indiana County:

27.9%
State:

27.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.6%
State:

11.5%

Agriculture in Indiana County:

Average size of farms: 174 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $62,004
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $494.48
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 46.29%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 34.67%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,736
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.03%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $63,115
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.19
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 33.19%
Corn for grain: 12451 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1403 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 4140 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,183 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 192 acres

Earthquake activity:

Indiana County-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Indiana County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 125.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 163.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 307.6 miles away from Indiana County center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 335.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3356: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3356, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 05, 2010 to February 11, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1898: April 16, 2010, FEMA Id: 1898, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Pennsylvania Severe Storms, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: June 23, 2006 to July 10, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1649: June 30, 2006, FEMA Id: 1649, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3235: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3235, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Tropical Depression Ivan, Incident Period: September 17, 2004 to October 01, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1557: September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1557, Natural disaster type: Tropical Depression
  • Pennsylvania Flooding, Incident Period: July 19, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1130: July 26, 1996, FEMA Id: 1130, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Pennsylvania Flooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 01, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1093: January 21, 1996, FEMA Id: 1093, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Pennsylvania Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1085: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1085, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Pennsylvania Severe Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3105: March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: 3105, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Pennsylvania SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 21, 1977, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-537: July 21, 1977, FEMA Id: 537, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Indiana County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Pakistan (13%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (10%)
  • Saudi Arabia (9%)
  • India (7%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Taiwan (5%)
  • Sri Lanka (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Indiana County (%):

  • German (22%)
  • American (11%)
  • Italian (11%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • English (5%)
  • Pennsylvania German (5%)

Indiana County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 29,984 (79.8%)
  • Carpooled: 3,094 (8.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 214 (0.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 445 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 282 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 2,021 (5.4%)
  • Worked at home: 1,446 (3.8%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Indiana County, Pennsylvania in 2000:

  • 3,805 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 718 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 530 people in nursing homes
  • 93 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 69 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 42 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Indiana County, Pennsylvania in 2010:

  • 3,609 people in college/university student housing
  • 889 people in state prisons
  • 439 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 185 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 116 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 25 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,190.

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%


0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($159 average AGI)
Indiana County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

2.72% relocated from other counties in Pennsylvania ($18,665 average AGI)
1.53% relocated from other states ($12,404 average AGI)
Indiana County:

1.53%
Pennsylvania average:

1.90%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.56% ($30,446 average AGI)
from Cambria County, PA  0.36% ($38,737)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($28,802)
from Armstrong County, PA  0.29% ($34,978)
from Jefferson County, PA  0.22% ($23,357)
from Clearfield County, PA  0.10% ($21,000)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.07% ($22,048)


4.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($120 average AGI)
Indiana County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

3.11% relocated to other counties in Pennsylvania ($21,470 average AGI)
1.75% relocated to other states ($11,003 average AGI)
Indiana County:

1.75%
Pennsylvania average:

2.07%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.71% ($29,244 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.53% ($33,396)
to Cambria County, PA  0.34% ($38,556)
to Armstrong County, PA  0.26% ($33,857)
to Jefferson County, PA  0.17% ($36,455)
to Clearfield County, PA  0.08% ($27,615)
to Butler County, PA  0.08% ($43,640)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Indiana County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Indiana County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Indiana County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Indiana County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Indiana County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 15,666 (13,087 aged, 2,579 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,667 (10%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Indiana County, Pennsylvania in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,093)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,003)
  • Unspecified dementia (751)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (740)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (465)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (418)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (411)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (379)
  • Congestive heart failure (363)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (285)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.12
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,651
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 182
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 41,163

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 920
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 981
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 38
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 72

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 109.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 74.1
  • Other - 35.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 86,364
  • In family households: 62,022 (11,923 male householders, 9,316 female householders)
    16,980 spouses, 18,930 children (17,535 natural, 436 adopted, 959 stepchildren), 1,310 grandchildren, 473 brothers or sisters, 518 parents, 701 other relatives, 1,871 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 18,725 (6,618 male householders (4,625 living alone)), 6,929 female householders (5,198 living alone)), 5,178 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 5,617

Size of family households: 10,819 2-persons, 4,330 3-persons, 3,510 4-persons, 1,499 5-persons, 657 6-persons, 424 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,823 1-person, 3,088 2-persons, 206 3-persons, 284 4-persons, 107 5-persons, 39 7-or-more-persons.

10,616 married couples with children.
3,376 single-parent households (1,016 men, 2,360 women).

92.8% of residents of Indiana speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
4.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $556,409,000 ($6,247 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,268,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $230,116,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $153,476,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,592,000
Federal grants: $138,085,000
Federal procurement contracts: $12,158,000 ($2,447,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $18,982,000 ($3,860,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,249,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,580,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,101,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,599
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,718
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +403
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,087
Here -12 per 1000 residents
State -2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Indiana County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.28 millions of gallons per day (8% from ground, 92% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 260
  • 2010 to 2013: 912
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,672
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,830
  • 1980 to 1989: 4,673
  • 1970 to 1979: 7,545
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,515
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,291
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,345
  • 1939 or earlier: 10,412
Note: State values scaled to Indiana population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Indiana County population
  • 1 room: 42
  • 2 rooms: 14
  • 3 rooms: 225
  • 4 rooms: 1,762
  • 5 rooms: 4,758
  • 6 rooms: 6,216
  • 7 rooms: 4,543
  • 8 rooms: 3,217
  • 9+ rooms: 3,481
  • 1 room: 254
  • 2 rooms: 469
  • 3 rooms: 1,946
  • 4 rooms: 2,137
  • 5 rooms: 2,383
  • 6 rooms: 1,692
  • 7 rooms: 818
  • 8 rooms: 154
  • 9+ rooms: 675
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Indiana County population
  • no bedroom: 42
  • 1 bedroom: 654
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,232
  • 3 bedrooms: 13,426
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,842
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,062
  • no bedroom: 254
  • 1 bedroom: 2,705
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,457
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,017
  • 4 bedrooms: 762
  • 5+ bedrooms: 333
Cars and other vehicles available in Indiana County, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Indiana County population
  • no vehicle: 881
  • 1 vehicle: 6,559
  • 2 vehicles: 10,949
  • 3 vehicles: 3,843
  • 4 vehicles: 1,502
  • 5+ vehicles: 524
  • no vehicle: 2,654
  • 1 vehicle: 4,466
  • 2 vehicles: 2,666
  • 3 vehicles: 346
  • 4 vehicles: 382
  • 5+ vehicles: 14

81% of Indiana County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Pennsylvania.

Indiana County:

80.7%
State average:

87.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 74,176
  • Other state: 10,166
  • Northeast: 2,105
  • Midwest: 2,577
  • South: 4,008
  • West: 1,476

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Indiana County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (56.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20.3%)
  • Electricity (10.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.3%)
  • Wood (3.8%)
  • Coal or coke (2.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (52.0%)
  • Electricity (30.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • Coal or coke (0.7%)
  • Wood (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,228
Here:

17.0%
Pennsylvania:

15.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 295
Here:

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 764
Here:

8.9%
Pennsylvania:

37.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Indiana County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Air Transportation: $101,000
    General: $52,000
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $10,651,000
    Health Services - Other: $8,589,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,466,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,124,000
    General - Other: $2,102,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,425,000
    Parks & Recreation: $1,152,000
    Financial Administration: $1,010,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $992,000
    Police Protection: $558,000
    Regular Highways: $522,000
    General Public Buildings: $468,000
    Housing & Community Development: $309,000
    Solid Waste Management: $239,000
    Air Transportation: $212,000
    Fire Protection: $8,000
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $606,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $137,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $94,000
    Judicial: $57,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,951,000

Indiana County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $7,242,000
    Parks & Recreation: $131,000
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $450,000
    From Local Government: $373,000
    Interest Revenue: $-113,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,312,000
    Housing & Community Development: $747,000
    Public Welfare: $719,000
    General Support: $19,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $834,000
    Interest Earnings: $602,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $8,758,000
    Public Welfare: $3,373,000
    All Other: $3,159,000
    Highways: $490,000
    General Support: $141,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,361,000
    NEC: $810,000

Indiana County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,286,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,095,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,632,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,749,000

Indiana County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $566,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $12,233,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,455,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,572
  • Number of aged recipients: 170
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,402
  • Number of recipients under 18: 389
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,727
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 456
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 892
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,247
Indiana County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Indiana County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Indiana County, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,25075.5 years
Mary1,15381.4 years
William81375.4 years
James65973.4 years
Robert58771.4 years
Joseph56775.5 years
Margaret52281.1 years
George51075.2 years
Anna47282.8 years
Helen45379.7 years
Most common last names in Indiana County, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith33577.4 years
Miller23877.1 years
Brown17178.4 years
Williams16677.5 years
Henry15676.5 years
Shaffer14175.1 years
Davis13876.0 years
Clawson13178.2 years
Lewis12575.7 years
Johnston12081.9 years
Businesses in Indiana County, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts2Martin's1
Aeropostale1MasterBrand Cabinets2
American Eagle Outfitters1Maurices1
Arby's1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's4
Burger King1New Balance1
CVS1Nike3
Carson Pirie Scott1Nissan1
Chevrolet3Old Navy1
Chick-Fil-A1Pac Sun1
Comfort Inn2Papa John's Pizza1
Curves2Payless1
Dairy Queen3Pizza Hut3
Domino's Pizza1Quality1
Famous Footwear1RadioShack1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid3
FedEx5Ruby Tuesday1
Finish Line1Rue211
Ford2Sears2
GNC3Spencer Gifts1
GameStop2Staples1
H&R Block6Starbucks1
Hilton2Subaru1
Holiday Inn1Subway8
Honda1Super 81
Hyundai1T-Mobile2
JCPenney1Taco Bell1
Jones New York4Toyota1
Justice1True Value1
KFC2U-Haul7
Kincaid1UPS10
Kmart1Verizon Wireless1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart2
Lane Furniture2Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
Long John Silver's1

Indiana County on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"