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Fountain Hill, PA (Pennsylvania) Houses and Residents

Fountain Hill,PA index of house prices

Total population: 4,622 (Urban population: 4,614, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 2,029 (1,911 occupied: 1,263 owner occupied, 733 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

31%

Housing density: 2,877 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $169,121.

Median contract rent in 2013: $398 (lower quartile is $388, upper quartile is $515)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $557


Median gross rent in Fountain Hill, PA in 2013: $457

Housing units in Fountain Hill with a mortgage: 734 (55 second mortgage, 121 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 432

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $55,283

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,112

Median monthly housing costs: $862


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Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,878 (it was $83,700 in 2000)
Fountain Hill:

$131,878
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,719 - $174,189

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $162,976
Here:

$162,976
State:

$221,511

Townhouses or other attached units: $114,585
Here:

$114,585
State:

$157,348
Median year house/condo built: 1940

Median year apartment built: 1938

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,352
  • In family households: 3,425 (738 male householders, 370 female householders)
    903 spouses, 1,185 children (1,105 natural, 68 adopted, 12 stepchildren), 60 grandchildren, 27 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 21 other relatives, 77 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 927 (332 male householders (264 living alone)), 472 female householders (422 living alone)), 123 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 262 (157 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 456 2-persons, 278 3-persons, 213 4-persons, 122 5-persons, 39 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 686 1-person, 98 2-persons, 8 3-persons, 12 4-persons.

657 married couples with children.
259 single-parent households (45 men, 214 women).

83.8% of residents of Fountain Hill speak English at home.
9.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other language at home (57% speak English very well, 43% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 237 (5.1%)
(74.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.3
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 2162 bedrooms
  • 7313 bedrooms
  • 1894 bedrooms
  • 915+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania:

  • 26no bedroom
  • 3941 bedroom
  • 1262 bedrooms
  • 763 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 123no vehicle
  • 3901 vehicle
  • 5632 vehicles
  • 1563 vehicles
  • 344 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Fountain Hill in renter-occupied apartments

  • 246no vehicle
  • 2721 vehicle
  • 942 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania:

  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 414 rooms
  • 2345 rooms
  • 4546 rooms
  • 1467 rooms
  • 2438 rooms
  • 1099+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania:

  • 261 room
  • 972 rooms
  • 2403 rooms
  • 1124 rooms
  • 685 rooms
  • 606 rooms
  • 147 rooms
  • 98 rooms
  • 119+ 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 %

  • Fountain Hill, PA household income distribution

  • Fountain Hill, PA household income distribution
  • 132Less than $10,000
  • 212$10,000 to $14,999
  • 149$15,000 to $19,999
  • 41$20,000 to $24,999
  • 167$25,000 to $29,999
  • 97$30,000 to $34,999
  • 144$35,000 to $39,999
  • 250$40,000 to $44,999
  • 111$45,000 to $49,999
  • 181$50,000 to $59,999
  • 223$60,000 to $74,999
  • 111$75,000 to $99,999
  • 49$100,000 to $124,999
  • 38$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Fountain Hill, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Fountain Hill, PA
  • 17Less than $10,000
  • 22$40,000 to $49,999
  • 63$70,000 to $79,999
  • 83$80,000 to $89,999
  • 82$90,000 to $99,999
  • 244$100,000 to $124,999
  • 256$125,000 to $149,999
  • 195$150,000 to $174,999
  • 121$175,000 to $199,999
  • 76$200,000 to $249,999
  • 88$250,000 to $299,999
  • 9$300,000 to $399,999
  • 13$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Fountain Hill, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Fountain Hill, PA
  • 13Less than $100
  • 40$100 to $149
  • 2$150 to $199
  • 14$200 to $249
  • 22$250 to $299
  • 32$350 to $399
  • 4$400 to $449
  • 17$500 to $549
  • 43$550 to $599
  • 109$600 to $649
  • 51$650 to $699
  • 68$700 to $749
  • 30$750 to $799
  • 72$800 to $899
  • 39$900 to $999
  • 98$1,000 to $1,249
  • 71No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 111995 to March 2000
  • 321990 to 1994
  • 211985 to 1989
  • 181980 to 1984
  • 191975 to 1979
  • 151970 to 1974
  • 161965 to 1969
  • 105Before 1965
Fountain Hill commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 57
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 305
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 337
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 358
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 333
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 83
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 207
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 26
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 41
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 28
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 86
  • 90 or more minutes: 35
Fountain Hill, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 49.2%
Number of people working at home: 20 (1.0% of all workers)

Fountain Hill mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,591 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 174 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0%)
  • Walked: 115 (6%)
  • Worked at home: 20 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 842
 Other groups: 607
 Irish: 479
 Hungarian: 312
 Italian: 262
 United States or American: 214
 Polish: 194
 Slovak: 145
 Pennsylvania German: 130
 Dutch: 112
 Russian: 66
 Austrian: 65
 Ukrainian: 65
 Portuguese: 63
 English: 54
 Welsh: 54
 French (except Basque): 36
 Canadian: 32
 Scotch-Irish: 31
 European: 23
 Greek: 22
 Scottish: 20
 Swiss: 14
 Arab:: 13
 Syrian: 13
 Slovene: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 10
 Croatian: 8
 Czech: 7
 Swedish: 5
 Subsaharan African:: 4
 African: 4

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

  • 17%Portugal
  • 15%Hungary
  • 12%Germany
  • 7%Chile
  • 5%Italy
  • 5%Vietnam
  • 5%Nicaragua

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

  • This state: 3,440
  • Northeast: 406
  • Midwest: 101
  • South: 161
  • West: 33

66% of Fountain Hill residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 12
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 3
  • 5th and 6th grade: 16
  • 7th and 8th grade: 57
  • 9th grade: 22
  • 10th grade: 30
  • 11th grade: 44
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 53
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 508
  • Less than 1 year of college: 109
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 200
  • Associate degree: 111
  • Bachelor's degree: 152
  • Master's degree: 67
  • Professional school degree: 37
  • Doctorate degree: 16

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 33
  • 7th and 8th grade: 86
  • 9th grade: 40
  • 10th grade: 59
  • 11th grade: 41
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 78
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 665
  • Less than 1 year of college: 92
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 215
  • Associate degree: 158
  • Bachelor's degree: 212
  • Master's degree: 142
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 8

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • 2.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.6%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 19.4%Males
  • 13.7%Females
Fountain Hill marital status for males
Fountain Hill marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 570
  • One, attached: 797
  • Two: 170
  • 3 or 4: 115
  • 5 to 9: 102
  • 10 to 19: 51
  • 20 to 49: 140
  • 50 or more: 73
  • Mobile homes: 11

Median worth of mobile homes: $20,357

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Fountain Hill:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 47.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 37.5%Utility gas
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 1.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 39.2%Electricity
  • 36.4%Utility gas
  • 19.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 130
Here:

26.8%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 62
Here:

31.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 87
Here:

33.1%
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)