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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: 11,105 (9,322 occupied: 4,125 owner occupied, 5,444 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

57%
State:

31%

Housing density: 2,608 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $128,117.

Median contract rent in 2016: $480 (lower quartile is $385, upper quartile is $573)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,014


Median gross rent in Easton, PA in 2016: $552

Housing units in Easton with a mortgage: 2,813 (35 second mortgage, 307 home equity loan, 28 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,305

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,960

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $57,663

Median monthly housing costs: $947


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Easton, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $133,613 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Easton:

$133,613
Pennsylvania:

$174,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $95,817 - $201,780

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $209,339
Here:

$209,339
State:

$238,147

Townhouses or other attached units: $126,082
Here:

$126,082
State:

$174,860

In 2-unit structures: $157,978
Here:

$157,978
State:

$160,838

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,432
Here:

$154,432
State:

$215,517

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $34,350
Here:

$34,350
State:

$261,606
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1939

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,173
  • In family households: 18,749 (2,289 male householders, 3,442 female householders)
    3,574 spouses, 6,597 children (6,232 natural, 11 adopted, 357 stepchildren), 871 grandchildren, 375 brothers or sisters, 700 parents, 339 other relatives, 644 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,909 (1,552 male householders (1,087 living alone)), 2,043 female householders (1,644 living alone)), 1,305 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,445

Size of family households: 2,294 2-persons, 1,498 3-persons, 898 4-persons, 555 5-persons, 351 6-persons, 104 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,730 1-person, 665 2-persons, 113 3-persons, 40 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

2,550 married couples with children.
1,699 single-parent households (205 men, 1,494 women).

78.0% of residents of Easton speak English at home.
17.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (99% speak English very well, 1% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 3,943 (14.5%)
(34.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 25no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 5992 bedrooms
  • 2,1923 bedrooms
  • 7094 bedrooms
  • 5935+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Easton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 269no bedroom
  • 1,7781 bedroom
  • 1,7212 bedrooms
  • 1,3143 bedrooms
  • 1304 bedrooms
  • 2765+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Easton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 201no vehicle
  • 1,1911 vehicle
  • 1,8692 vehicles
  • 4513 vehicles
  • 2574 vehicles
  • 575+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Easton population

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

  • 1,213no vehicle
  • 2,3141 vehicle
  • 1,2582 vehicles
  • 4193 vehicles
  • 1364 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Easton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 301 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 293 rooms
  • 1534 rooms
  • 5425 rooms
  • 9466 rooms
  • 8247 rooms
  • 6928 rooms
  • 8969+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Easton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Easton, Pennsylvania:

  • 1811 room
  • 4032 rooms
  • 1,2623 rooms
  • 1,0924 rooms
  • 1,0925 rooms
  • 7046 rooms
  • 2407 rooms
  • 2278 rooms
  • 2959+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Easton 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 %

  • Easton, PA household income distribution

  • Easton, PA household income distribution
  • 479Less than $10,000
  • 678$10,000 to $14,999
  • 536$15,000 to $19,999
  • 684$20,000 to $24,999
  • 495$25,000 to $29,999
  • 541$30,000 to $34,999
  • 265$35,000 to $39,999
  • 502$40,000 to $44,999
  • 479$45,000 to $49,999
  • 731$50,000 to $59,999
  • 902$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,376$75,000 to $99,999
  • 584$100,000 to $124,999
  • 264$125,000 to $149,999
  • 272$150,000 to $199,999
  • 242$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Easton, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Easton, PA
  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 11$30,000 to $34,999
  • 11$40,000 to $49,999
  • 46$50,000 to $59,999
  • 59$60,000 to $69,999
  • 389$70,000 to $79,999
  • 315$80,000 to $89,999
  • 207$90,000 to $99,999
  • 639$100,000 to $124,999
  • 522$125,000 to $149,999
  • 293$150,000 to $174,999
  • 251$175,000 to $199,999
  • 408$200,000 to $249,999
  • 164$250,000 to $299,999
  • 216$300,000 to $399,999
  • 138$400,000 to $499,999
  • 20$500,000 to $749,999
  • 47$750,000 to $999,999
  • 71$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Easton, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Easton, PA
  • 70Less than $100
  • 15$150 to $199
  • 242$200 to $249
  • 140$250 to $299
  • 69$300 to $349
  • 137$350 to $399
  • 29$400 to $449
  • 82$450 to $499
  • 78$500 to $549
  • 123$550 to $599
  • 464$600 to $649
  • 517$650 to $699
  • 570$700 to $749
  • 554$750 to $799
  • 725$800 to $899
  • 554$900 to $999
  • 652$1,000 to $1,249
  • 160$1,250 to $1,499
  • 47$1,500 to $1,999
  • 5$2,000 to $2,499
  • 134No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 7662010 or later
  • 1,1952000 to 2009
  • 6911990 to 1999
  • 4871980 to 1989
  • 2581970 to 1979
  • 259Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Easton population
Easton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 504
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,399
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,901
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,556
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,535
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 629
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,734
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 264
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 349
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 525
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 577
  • 90 or more minutes: 482
Easton, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 66.7%
Number of people working at home: 751 (6.2% of all workers)

Easton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 10,587 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 728 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 364 (3%)
  • Taxi: 336 (3%)
  • Bicycle: 31 (0%)
  • Walked: 670 (5%)
  • Worked at home: 751 (6%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 1,888
 German: 1,550
 Italian: 806
 Irish: 441
 English: 253
 Polish: 205
 Lebanese: 171
 Pennsylvania German: 161
 French (except Basque): 150
 Hungarian: 136
 European: 96
 Jamaican: 84
 Eastern European: 83
 Greek: 73
 Guyanese: 72
 African: 72
 Dutch: 52
 South African: 51
 Romanian: 49
 Russian: 45
 Portuguese: 35
 Ukrainian: 30
 Haitian: 27
 Norwegian: 25
 Brazilian: 25
 Slovak: 22
 West Indian: 18
 Kenyan: 18
 Scotch-Irish: 17
 Serbian: 15
 Czech: 14
 Scottish: 14
 Swedish: 13
 Welsh: 12
 Ghanaian: 11
 Northern European: 11
 Swiss: 11
 French Canadian: 8
 Ethiopian: 7
 Lithuanian: 7
 Israeli: 7
 Turkish: 7
 Basque: 7
 Armenian: 6
 British West Indian: 6
 Croatian: 5
 Belgian: 4
 Austrian: 4
 Arab: 4
 Slavic: 3
 British: 3
 Jordanian: 3
 Syrian: 2

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

  • 24%Mexico
  • 16%Peru
  • 10%Dominican Republic
  • 5%Pakistan
  • 4%El Salvador
  • 3%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 3%Africa, n.e.c.

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

  • This state: 12,406
  • Other state: 9,941
  • Northeast: 7,645
  • Midwest: 337
  • South: 1,319
  • West: 730

74% of Easton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Pennsylvania.

Easton:

74.3%
State average:

87.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 159
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 361
  • 5th and 6th grade: 191
  • 7th and 8th grade: 174
  • 9th grade: 136
  • 10th grade: 247
  • 11th grade: 177
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 168
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,926
  • Less than 1 year of college: 576
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 902
  • Associate degree: 441
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,071
  • Master's degree: 256
  • Professional school degree: 104
  • Doctorate degree: 184

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 102
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 164
  • 5th and 6th grade: 86
  • 7th and 8th grade: 217
  • 9th grade: 269
  • 10th grade: 123
  • 11th grade: 216
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 203
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,211
  • Less than 1 year of college: 377
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,469
  • Associate degree: 601
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,097
  • Master's degree: 715
  • Professional school degree: 47
  • Doctorate degree: 93

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 14.0%Males
  • 7.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 29.8%Males
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 19.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.2%Males
  • 2.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.4%Males
  • 12.0%Females
Easton marital status for males
Easton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,096
  • One, attached: 3,517
  • Two: 1,181
  • 3 or 4: 1,201
  • 5 to 9: 651
  • 10 to 19: 573
  • 20 to 49: 524
  • 50 or more: 391
  • Mobile homes: 5
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 5.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 8.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Easton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Easton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (58.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30.0%)
  • Electricity (8.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Wood (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (46.6%)
  • Electricity (38.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 109
Here:

4.4%
Pennsylvania:

15.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 163
Here:

13.7%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,520
Here:

73.4%
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)