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Fountain Hill, PA (Pennsylvania) Houses and Residents

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

Houses: 2,219 (2,082 occupied: 1,228 owner occupied, 861 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

41%
State:

31%

Housing density: 3,147 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $37,121.

Median contract rent in 2016: $398 (lower quartile is $582, upper quartile is $515)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $611


Median gross rent in Fountain Hill, PA in 2016: $457

Housing units in Fountain Hill with a mortgage: 813 (28 second mortgage, 146 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 414

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $87,291

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,317

Median monthly housing costs: $891


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Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $136,875 (it was $83,700 in 2000)
Fountain Hill:

$136,875
Pennsylvania:

$174,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $108,261 - $179,324

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $179,040
Here:

$179,040
State:

$238,147

Townhouses or other attached units: $117,244
Here:

$117,244
State:

$174,860
Median year house/condo built: 1938

Median year apartment built: 1943

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,690
  • In family households: 3,362 (613 male householders, 514 female householders)
    657 spouses, 1,354 children (1,276 natural, 0 adopted, 99 stepchildren), 44 grandchildren, 21 brothers or sisters, 21 parents, 8 other relatives, 157 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,094 (406 male householders (344 living alone)), 541 female householders (493 living alone)), 142 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 239

Size of family households: 394 2-persons, 409 3-persons, 250 4-persons, 47 5-persons, 6 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 838 1-person, 84 2-persons, 19 4-persons.

439 married couples with children.
337 single-parent households (86 men, 251 women).

79.1% of residents of Fountain Hill speak English at home.
16.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 279 (5.9%)
(60.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.8
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 331 bedroom
  • 1782 bedrooms
  • 8633 bedrooms
  • 1094 bedrooms
  • 505+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population

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

  • 35no bedroom
  • 4021 bedroom
  • 1512 bedrooms
  • 1323 bedrooms
  • 894 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 22no vehicle
  • 4631 vehicle
  • 4892 vehicles
  • 1913 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population

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

  • 241no vehicle
  • 4461 vehicle
  • 1522 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 764 rooms
  • 1165 rooms
  • 5116 rooms
  • 2237 rooms
  • 1488 rooms
  • 1399+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population

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

  • 361 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 3053 rooms
  • 1394 rooms
  • 765 rooms
  • 1436 rooms
  • 507 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 419+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill 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 %

  • Fountain Hill, PA household income distribution

  • Fountain Hill, PA household income distribution
  • 133Less than $10,000
  • 116$10,000 to $14,999
  • 148$15,000 to $19,999
  • 99$20,000 to $24,999
  • 125$25,000 to $29,999
  • 125$30,000 to $34,999
  • 112$35,000 to $39,999
  • 108$40,000 to $44,999
  • 120$45,000 to $49,999
  • 149$50,000 to $59,999
  • 170$60,000 to $74,999
  • 250$75,000 to $99,999
  • 206$100,000 to $124,999
  • 82$125,000 to $149,999
  • 31$150,000 to $199,999
  • 32$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fountain Hill, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fountain Hill, PA
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 28$60,000 to $69,999
  • 56$80,000 to $89,999
  • 130$90,000 to $99,999
  • 267$100,000 to $124,999
  • 261$125,000 to $149,999
  • 109$150,000 to $174,999
  • 103$175,000 to $199,999
  • 88$200,000 to $249,999
  • 74$250,000 to $299,999
  • 13$300,000 to $399,999
  • 18$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fountain Hill, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fountain Hill, PA
  • 27Less than $100
  • 17$100 to $149
  • 25$150 to $199
  • 14$200 to $249
  • 25$250 to $299
  • 18$350 to $399
  • 8$400 to $449
  • 78$550 to $599
  • 31$600 to $649
  • 59$650 to $699
  • 74$700 to $749
  • 125$750 to $799
  • 83$800 to $899
  • 21$900 to $999
  • 79$1,000 to $1,249
  • 18$1,250 to $1,499
  • 52No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 172010 or later
  • 702000 to 2009
  • 491990 to 1999
  • 391980 to 1989
  • 341970 to 1979
  • 121Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Fountain Hill population
Fountain Hill commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 78
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 319
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 459
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 464
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 341
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 38
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 203
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 37
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 82
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 64
  • 90 or more minutes: 172
Fountain Hill, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 47.4%
Number of people working at home: 83 (3.5% of all workers)

Fountain Hill mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,315 (91%)
  • Carpooled: 212 (4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 17 (0%)
  • Walked: 42 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 83 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 349
 American: 207
 Irish: 100
 Czechoslovakian: 95
 Slovak: 71
 Polish: 66
 Italian: 63
 African: 44
 Guyanese: 41
 Norwegian: 39
 English: 31
 Pennsylvania German: 31
 Dutch: 30
 Scottish: 30
 Welsh: 29
 European: 24
 Hungarian: 23
 Ghanaian: 21
 Nigerian: 17
 Canadian: 15
 Scotch-Irish: 14
 Jamaican: 13
 Portuguese: 10
 Lebanese: 8
 Austrian: 7
 Slavic: 6
 Ukrainian: 6

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

  • 18%Dominican Republic
  • 12%Guatemala
  • 11%Philippines
  • 10%Guyana
  • 7%Mexico
  • 5%Nigeria
  • 5%Hong Kong

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

  • This state: 3,099
  • Other state: 948
  • Northeast: 649
  • Midwest: 53
  • South: 155
  • West: 88

88% of Fountain Hill residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Pennsylvania.

Fountain Hill:

88.1%
State average:

87.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 76
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 9
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 540
  • Less than 1 year of college: 67
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 240
  • Associate degree: 192
  • Bachelor's degree: 324
  • Master's degree: 96
  • Professional school degree: 16
  • Doctorate degree: 13

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 51
  • 7th and 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 59
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 11
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 639
  • Less than 1 year of college: 153
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 166
  • Associate degree: 194
  • Bachelor's degree: 214
  • Master's degree: 214
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 18

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.4%Males
  • 7.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 21.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 4.8%Males
  • 23.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 0.8%Males
  • 12.0%Females
Fountain Hill marital status for males
Fountain Hill marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 818
  • One, attached: 706
  • Two: 110
  • 3 or 4: 184
  • 5 to 9: 128
  • 10 to 19: 86
  • 20 to 49: 69
  • 50 or more: 127

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,298

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Fountain Hill:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fountain Hill
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (47.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28.9%)
  • Electricity (19.3%)
  • Other fuel (2.1%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (45.4%)
  • Electricity (34.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

5.0%
Pennsylvania:

15.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

29.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 125
Here:

43.9%
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)