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Easton, PA (Pennsylvania) Houses and Residents

Easton,PA index of house prices

Total population: 27,052 (Urban population: 26,263, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 10,545 (9,544 occupied: 4,265 owner occupied, 5,073 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

54%
State:

31%

Housing density: 2,477 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $223,036.

Median contract rent in 2013: $480 (lower quartile is $385, upper quartile is $573)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $729


Median gross rent in Easton, PA in 2013: $552

Housing units in Easton with a mortgage: 2,940 (256 second mortgage, 282 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,289

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,927

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $49,906

Median monthly housing costs: $916


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Easton, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $127,294 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Easton:

$127,294
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $89,316 - $189,081
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1943

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,484
  • In family households: 18,744 (3,681 male householders, 2,064 female householders)
    3,640 spouses, 7,008 children (6,614 natural, 98 adopted, 296 stepchildren), 513 grandchildren, 328 brothers or sisters, 201 parents, 490 other relatives, 819 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,740 (1,929 male householders (1,491 living alone)), 1,871 female householders (1,535 living alone)), 940 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,779 (901 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,159 2-persons, 1,500 3-persons, 1,133 4-persons, 608 5-persons, 213 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,026 1-person, 652 2-persons, 88 3-persons, 30 4-persons, 4 6-persons.

3,159 married couples with children.
2,137 single-parent households (426 men, 1,711 women).

85.0% of residents of Easton speak English at home.
8.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (48% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (42% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 2,262 (8.6%)
(34.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 11no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 7922 bedrooms
  • 2,4623 bedrooms
  • 8494 bedrooms
  • 3915+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 210no bedroom
  • 1,9021 bedroom
  • 1,5942 bedrooms
  • 8593 bedrooms
  • 2864 bedrooms
  • 745+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 417no vehicle
  • 1,4411 vehicle
  • 2,0092 vehicles
  • 5973 vehicles
  • 1324 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

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

  • 1,249no vehicle
  • 2,4251 vehicle
  • 9932 vehicles
  • 2023 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 111 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 2314 rooms
  • 5095 rooms
  • 1,4456 rooms
  • 9677 rooms
  • 6808 rooms
  • 6919+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 1361 room
  • 6172 rooms
  • 1,0853 rooms
  • 1,1254 rooms
  • 8495 rooms
  • 5006 rooms
  • 2837 rooms
  • 2288 rooms
  • 1029+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 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 %

  • Easton, PA household income distribution

  • Easton, PA household income distribution
  • 1,230Less than $10,000
  • 697$10,000 to $14,999
  • 725$15,000 to $19,999
  • 848$20,000 to $24,999
  • 792$25,000 to $29,999
  • 707$30,000 to $34,999
  • 663$35,000 to $39,999
  • 572$40,000 to $44,999
  • 492$45,000 to $49,999
  • 793$50,000 to $59,999
  • 883$60,000 to $74,999
  • 737$75,000 to $99,999
  • 215$100,000 to $124,999
  • 93$125,000 to $149,999
  • 34$150,000 to $199,999
  • 64$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Easton, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Easton, PA
  • 57Less than $10,000
  • 14$10,000 to $14,999
  • 47$15,000 to $19,999
  • 25$20,000 to $24,999
  • 13$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 50$40,000 to $49,999
  • 89$50,000 to $59,999
  • 141$60,000 to $69,999
  • 182$70,000 to $79,999
  • 366$80,000 to $89,999
  • 607$90,000 to $99,999
  • 399$100,000 to $124,999
  • 450$125,000 to $149,999
  • 356$150,000 to $174,999
  • 361$175,000 to $199,999
  • 289$200,000 to $249,999
  • 126$250,000 to $299,999
  • 188$300,000 to $399,999
  • 101$400,000 to $499,999
  • 36$500,000 to $749,999
  • 43$750,000 to $999,999
  • 214$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Easton, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Easton, PA
  • 20Less than $100
  • 50$100 to $149
  • 26$150 to $199
  • 154$200 to $249
  • 126$250 to $299
  • 72$300 to $349
  • 49$350 to $399
  • 54$400 to $449
  • 55$450 to $499
  • 199$500 to $549
  • 279$550 to $599
  • 341$600 to $649
  • 610$650 to $699
  • 270$700 to $749
  • 614$750 to $799
  • 1,034$800 to $899
  • 372$900 to $999
  • 304$1,000 to $1,249
  • 63$1,250 to $1,499
  • 22$1,500 to $1,999
  • 178No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 7571995 to March 2000
  • 5011990 to 1994
  • 2821985 to 1989
  • 2051980 to 1984
  • 841975 to 1979
  • 1741970 to 1974
  • 821965 to 1969
  • 177Before 1965
Easton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 708
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,624
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,120
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,586
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,441
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 669
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,182
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 210
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 155
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 620
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 445
  • 90 or more minutes: 382
Easton, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 59.9%
Number of people working at home: 154 (1.4% of all workers)

Easton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 7,502 (66%)
  • Carpooled: 1,907 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 315 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 9 (0%)
  • Railroad: 17 (0%)
  • Taxi: 39 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 56 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,233 (11%)
  • Other means: 59 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 154 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 5,467
 German: 3,685
 Italian: 3,113
 Irish: 1,896
 English: 911
 United States or American: 906
 Polish: 668
 Pennsylvania German: 616
 Dutch: 564
 Arab:: 354
 Lebanese: 335
 Hungarian: 282
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 265
 French (except Basque): 259
 Scottish: 244
 Welsh: 210
 Subsaharan African:: 204
 Slovak: 172
 Scotch-Irish: 158
 African: 157
 Greek: 151
 Jamaican: 150
 Russian: 126
 European: 99
 Lithuanian: 93
 Swedish: 84
 British: 80
 Ukrainian: 69
 Norwegian: 61
 Swiss: 53
 French Canadian: 50
 Danish: 49
 Portuguese: 44
 Romanian: 42
 Haitian: 42
 Austrian: 40
 Turkish: 39
 Czechoslovakian: 36
 Canadian: 35
 Eastern European: 26
 Barbadian: 25
 West Indian: 22
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 21
 Czech: 19
 Macedonian: 17
 Australian: 17
 Ugandan: 16
 Bulgarian: 14
 Syrian: 13
 Zimbabwean: 13
 Scandinavian: 12
 Ghanian: 9
 Ethiopian: 9
 Finnish: 9
 Slovene: 7
 Other Arab: 6
 Albanian: 6
 Slavic: 6
 Northern European: 5
 Icelander: 5
 Bahamian: 5
 Armenian: 4
 Croatian: 4

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

  • 23%Mexico
  • 6%Italy
  • 5%Jamaica
  • 4%Dominican Republic
  • 4%Colombia
  • 3%El Salvador
  • 3%Greece

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

  • This state: 14,611
  • Northeast: 6,688
  • Midwest: 482
  • South: 1,351
  • West: 359

49% of Easton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 33% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 116
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 64
  • 5th and 6th grade: 179
  • 7th and 8th grade: 312
  • 9th grade: 392
  • 10th grade: 391
  • 11th grade: 333
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 402
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,754
  • Less than 1 year of college: 416
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 778
  • Associate degree: 312
  • Bachelor's degree: 734
  • Master's degree: 270
  • Professional school degree: 90
  • Doctorate degree: 148

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 136
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 65
  • 5th and 6th grade: 156
  • 7th and 8th grade: 405
  • 9th grade: 395
  • 10th grade: 447
  • 11th grade: 273
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 416
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,003
  • Less than 1 year of college: 476
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 747
  • Associate degree: 495
  • Bachelor's degree: 646
  • Master's degree: 247
  • Professional school degree: 133
  • Doctorate degree: 82

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.6%Males
  • 6.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 9.2%Males
  • 5.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 14.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 22.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 9.2%Females
Easton marital status for males
Easton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,479
  • One, attached: 3,863
  • Two: 1,163
  • 3 or 4: 1,226
  • 5 to 9: 720
  • 10 to 19: 409
  • 20 to 49: 287
  • 50 or more: 393
  • Mobile homes: 5
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Easton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 53.6%Utility gas
  • 40.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 45.8%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.0%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 215
Here:

7.2%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 83
Here:

6.1%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,186
Here:

76.9%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

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)