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Total population: 26,361 (All urban)

Easton,PA index of house prices


Houses: 10,545 (9,544 occupied: 4,619 owner occupied, 4,925 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

52%
State:

49%

Housing density: 2477 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $171,540.


Median contract rent in 2009: $636 (lower quartile is $503, upper quartile is $773)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $642


Median gross rent in Easton, PA in 2009: $780


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: $66,464


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,750


Median monthly housing costs: $878





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $137,627 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Easton:

$137,627
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,643 - $189,180

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $212,660
Here:

$212,660
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $166,711
Here:

$166,711
State:

$164,518

In 2-unit structures: $166,359
Here:

$166,359
State:

$166,566

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $130,664
Here:

$130,664
State:

$223,507

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $756,665
Here:

$756,665
State:

$225,726

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

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 11
  • 2 rooms: 14
  • 3 rooms: 71
  • 4 rooms: 231
  • 5 rooms: 509
  • 6 rooms: 1,445
  • 7 rooms: 967
  • 8 rooms: 680
  • 9 or more rooms: 691
  • 1 room: 136
  • 2 rooms: 617
  • 3 rooms: 1,085
  • 4 rooms: 1,125
  • 5 rooms: 849
  • 6 rooms: 500
  • 7 rooms: 283
  • 8 rooms: 228
  • 9 or more rooms: 102
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 11
  • 1 bedroom: 114
  • 2 bedrooms: 792
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,462
  • 4 bedrooms: 849
  • 5+ bedrooms: 391
  • no bedroom: 210
  • 1 bedroom: 1,902
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,594
  • 3 bedrooms: 859
  • 4 bedrooms: 286
  • 5+ bedrooms: 74
Cars and other vehicles available in Easton, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 417
  • 1 vehicle: 1,441
  • 2 vehicles: 2,009
  • 3 vehicles: 597
  • 4 vehicles: 132
  • 5+ vehicles: 23
  • no vehicle: 1,249
  • 1 vehicle: 2,425
  • 2 vehicles: 993
  • 3 vehicles: 202
  • 4 vehicles: 27
  • 5+ vehicles: 29

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 145
  • 1990 to 1999: 336
  • 1980 to 1989: 304
  • 1970 to 1979: 321
  • 1960 to 1969: 494
  • 1950 to 1959: 776
  • 1940 to 1949: 699
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,773

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Easton, PA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Easton, PA:

  • Less than $10,000: 3
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 3
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 4
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 34
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 79
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 159
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 125
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 164
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 250
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1047
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 1044
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 629
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 261
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 321
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 166
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 170
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 84
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 59
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 10
  • $1,000,000 or more: 21
 


Easton rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Easton:

  • Less than $100: 38 people
  • $100 to $149: 40
  • $150 to $199: 106
  • $200 to $249: 167
  • $250 to $299: 55
  • $300 to $349: 68
  • $350 to $399: 55
  • $400 to $449: 153
  • $450 to $499: 70
  • $500 to $549: 86
  • $550 to $599: 171
  • $600 to $649: 267
  • $650 to $699: 209
  • $700 to $749: 346
  • $750 to $799: 332
  • $800 to $899: 537
  • $900 to $999: 418
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 585
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 295
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 48
  • $2,000 or more: 8
  • No cash rent: 112
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 757
  • 1990 to 1994: 501
  • 1985 to 1989: 282
  • 1980 to 1984: 205
  • 1975 to 1979: 84
  • 1970 to 1974: 174
  • 1970 to 1974: 82
  • 1965 to 1969: 177


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 commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 708
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1624
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2120
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1586
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1441
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 669
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1182
  • 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 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%)
 


Easton, PA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1230
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 697
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 725
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 848
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 792
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 707
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 663
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 572
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 492
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 793
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 883
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 737
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 215
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 93
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 34
  • $200,000 or more: 64
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 5467
 German: 3685
 Italian: 3113
 Irish: 1896
 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 (%):



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


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

  • This state: 14611
  • Northeast: 6688
  • Midwest: 482
  • South: 1351
  • 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 rate for White non-Hispanic males: 7.6%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.3%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 9.2%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 5.2%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 10.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 14.1%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 6.4%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 22.9%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 3.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 9.2%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $42,396
  • Black householders: $34,986
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $41,657
  • Asian householders: $54,466
  • Some other race householders: $34,405
  • Two or more races householders: $33,132
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $37,667
Easton household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Easton household income for Black householders
Easton household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Easton household income for Asian householders
Easton household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Easton household income for Some other race householders
Easton household income for Two or more races householders
Easton household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Easton marital status for males
Easton marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $136,561
  • Black or African American householders: $136,206
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $199,780
  • Asian householders: $138,337
  • Some other race householders: $124,308
  • Two or more races householders: $163,553
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $130,523

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 15 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Easton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Easton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (53.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (40.0%)
  • Electricity (5.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (45.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28.2%)
  • Electricity (23.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)



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 (Noninst.)


 

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