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Total population: 1,534 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,443 (8 farm, 1,435 nonfarm))

Houses: 695 (599 occupied: 400 owner occupied, 198 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

33%
State:

31%

Housing density: 146 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $127,623.

Median contract rent in 2016: $255 (lower quartile is $180, upper quartile is $349)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $615


Median gross rent in Blossburg, PA in 2016: $560

Housing units in Blossburg with a mortgage: 225 (7 second mortgage, 26 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 176

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,833

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $52,311

Median monthly housing costs: $701


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Blossburg, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,170 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
Blossburg:

$116,170
Pennsylvania:

$174,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,964 - $167,053
Median year house/condo built: 1947

Median year apartment built: 1957

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,495
  • In family households: 1,198 (207 male householders, 169 female householders)
    274 spouses, 392 children (352 natural, 0 adopted, 42 stepchildren), 25 grandchildren, 3 brothers or sisters, 6 parents, 28 other relatives, 91 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 260 (100 male householders (82 living alone)), 120 female householders (108 living alone)), 38 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 35

Size of family households: 183 2-persons, 76 3-persons, 61 4-persons, 20 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 190 1-person, 25 2-persons, 4 4-persons.

218 married couples with children.
86 single-parent households (29 men, 57 women).

97.7% of residents of Blossburg speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (18% speak English very well, 64% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 20 (1.3%)
(25.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.0
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blossburg, Pennsylvania:

  • 3no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 592 bedrooms
  • 2333 bedrooms
  • 594 bedrooms
  • 445+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blossburg, Pennsylvania:

  • 40no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 602 bedrooms
  • 473 bedrooms
  • 324 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Blossburg in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 12no vehicle
  • 1211 vehicle
  • 1772 vehicles
  • 533 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population

Cars and other vehicles available in Blossburg in renter-occupied apartments

  • 18no vehicle
  • 1301 vehicle
  • 432 vehicles
  • 23 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blossburg, Pennsylvania:

  • 41 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 94 rooms
  • 655 rooms
  • 796 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 748 rooms
  • 869+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blossburg, Pennsylvania:

  • 281 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 243 rooms
  • 324 rooms
  • 495 rooms
  • 326 rooms
  • 67 rooms
  • 28 rooms
  • 159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Blossburg, PA household income distribution

  • Blossburg, PA household income distribution
  • 59Less than $10,000
  • 29$10,000 to $14,999
  • 39$15,000 to $19,999
  • 54$20,000 to $24,999
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 19$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 34$40,000 to $44,999
  • 30$45,000 to $49,999
  • 72$50,000 to $59,999
  • 68$60,000 to $74,999
  • 53$75,000 to $99,999
  • 36$100,000 to $124,999
  • 33$125,000 to $149,999
  • 13$150,000 to $199,999
  • 13$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Blossburg, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Blossburg, PA
  • 3Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2$30,000 to $34,999
  • 11$40,000 to $49,999
  • 21$50,000 to $59,999
  • 36$60,000 to $69,999
  • 29$70,000 to $79,999
  • 20$80,000 to $89,999
  • 19$90,000 to $99,999
  • 84$100,000 to $124,999
  • 42$125,000 to $149,999
  • 32$150,000 to $174,999
  • 24$175,000 to $199,999
  • 16$200,000 to $249,999
  • 13$250,000 to $299,999
  • 29$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Blossburg, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Blossburg, PA
  • 8$100 to $149
  • 3$150 to $199
  • 15$200 to $249
  • 5$250 to $299
  • 8$300 to $349
  • 11$350 to $399
  • 17$400 to $449
  • 14$450 to $499
  • 24$500 to $549
  • 2$550 to $599
  • 24$600 to $649
  • 3$650 to $699
  • 2$750 to $799
  • 8$800 to $899
  • 2$900 to $999
  • 8$1,000 to $1,249
  • 21No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 82000 to 2009
  • 31990 to 1999
  • 11980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 4Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Blossburg population
Blossburg commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 52
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 106
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 84
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 156
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 56
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 33
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 34
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 14
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 46
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 29
  • 90 or more minutes: 22
Blossburg, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.4%
Number of people working at home: 11 (1.6% of all workers)

Blossburg mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 794 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 91 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 5 (1%)
  • Taxi: 10 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (1%)
  • Walked: 32 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 11 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 200
 Polish: 118
 English: 76
 Irish: 63
 German: 57
 Italian: 13
 Swedish: 10
 Dutch: 6
 Pennsylvania German: 5
 Scottish: 5
 Eastern European: 4
 French (except Basque): 4
 Welsh: 4
 Danish: 2
 Norwegian: 2
 French Canadian: 1

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

  • 20%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 15%England
  • 15%Germany
  • 15%Canada
  • 10%Thailand
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 1,157
  • Other state: 300
  • Northeast: 198
  • Midwest: 15
  • South: 58
  • West: 28

81% of Blossburg residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Pennsylvania.

Blossburg:

80.6%
State average:

87.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 18
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 19
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 200
  • Less than 1 year of college: 23
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 89
  • Associate degree: 32
  • Bachelor's degree: 84
  • Master's degree: 27
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 195
  • Less than 1 year of college: 29
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 63
  • Associate degree: 43
  • Bachelor's degree: 92
  • Master's degree: 22
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.2%Males
  • 3.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 50.9%Females
Blossburg marital status for males
Blossburg marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 477
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 53
  • 3 or 4: 46
  • 5 to 9: 33
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • Mobile homes: 53

Median worth of mobile homes: $72,946

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Blossburg:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Blossburg
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (85.8%)
  • Wood (6.3%)
  • Electricity (2.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.3%)
  • Coal or coke (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • Utility gas (71.7%)
  • Electricity (26.3%)
  • Wood (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 23
Here:

14.2%
Pennsylvania:

15.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 25
Here:

25.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

45.5%
Pennsylvania:

37.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)