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Total population: 2,939 (Urban population: 2,749 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 190 (all nonfarm))

Mount Pocono,PA index of house prices


Houses: 1,239 (1,038 occupied: 671 owner occupied, 367 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

30%

Housing density: 358 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: $567 (lower quartile is $232, upper quartile is $723)


Median gross rent in Mount Pocono, PA in 2009: $659


Housing units in Mount Pocono with a mortgage: 433 (50 second mortgage, 46 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 138


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $67,929


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $30,417


Median monthly housing costs: $1,023





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Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $195,297 (it was $123,100 in 2000)
Mount Pocono:

$195,297
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $151,518 - $262,642

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $201,094
Here:

$201,094
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $22,619
Here:

$22,619
State:

$164,518

In 2-unit structures: $136,253
Here:

$136,253
State:

$166,566

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $14,570
Here:

$14,570
State:

$223,507

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $623,479
Here:

$623,479
State:

$225,726

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,727
  • In family households: 2,338 (565 male householders, 159 female householders)
    597 spouses, 851 children (769 natural, 8 adopted, 74 stepchildren), 38 grandchildren, 26 brothers or sisters, 18 parents, 42 other relatives, 42 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 389 (131 male householders (105 living alone)), 188 female householders (157 living alone)), 70 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 15 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 281 2-persons, 149 3-persons, 144 4-persons, 102 5-persons, 37 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 262 1-person, 53 2-persons, 4 3-persons.

518 married couples with children.
193 single-parent households (47 men, 146 women).

85.8% of residents of Mount Pocono speak English at home.
7.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
4.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 36% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (72% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 244 (8.9%)
(49.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 17
  • 4 rooms: 64
  • 5 rooms: 61
  • 6 rooms: 139
  • 7 rooms: 153
  • 8 rooms: 125
  • 9 or more rooms: 99
  • 1 room: 23
  • 2 rooms: 18
  • 3 rooms: 61
  • 4 rooms: 106
  • 5 rooms: 77
  • 6 rooms: 19
  • 7 rooms: 42
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9 or more rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 26
  • 2 bedrooms: 105
  • 3 bedrooms: 282
  • 4 bedrooms: 223
  • 5+ bedrooms: 35
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 79
  • 2 bedrooms: 129
  • 3 bedrooms: 111
  • 4 bedrooms: 25
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 17
  • 1 vehicle: 219
  • 2 vehicles: 305
  • 3 vehicles: 104
  • 4 vehicles: 22
  • 5+ vehicles: 4
  • no vehicle: 36
  • 1 vehicle: 183
  • 2 vehicles: 139
  • 3 vehicles: 5
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 14
  • 2000 to 2004: 51
  • 1990 to 1999: 139
  • 1980 to 1989: 505
  • 1970 to 1979: 89
  • 1960 to 1969: 75
  • 1950 to 1959: 126
  • 1940 to 1949: 63
  • 1939 or earlier: 279

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Mount Pocono, PA house values

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

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 2
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 3
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 3
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 0
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 10
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 2
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 2
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 2
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 27
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 91
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 71
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 93
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 225
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 108
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 47
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 17
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 9
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 2
  • $1,000,000 or more: 4
 


Mount Pocono rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Mount Pocono:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 70
  • $300 to $349: 7
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 26
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 39
  • $550 to $599: 7
  • $600 to $649: 11
  • $650 to $699: 73
  • $700 to $749: 0
  • $750 to $799: 17
  • $800 to $899: 29
  • $900 to $999: 7
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 51
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 9
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 18
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 59
  • 1990 to 1994: 57
  • 1985 to 1989: 9
  • 1980 to 1984: 27
  • 1975 to 1979: 11
  • 1970 to 1974: 19
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 62


Mount Pocono, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.0%
Number of people working at home: 26 (2.2% of all workers)


Mount Pocono commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 73
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 179
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 217
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 139
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 103
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 54
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 74
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 20
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 20
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 42
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 57
  • 90 or more minutes: 170
 


Mount Pocono mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 884 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 153 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 65 (6%)
  • Walked: 27 (2%)
  • Other means: 19 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 26 (2%)
 


Mount Pocono, PA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 62
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 86
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 56
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 86
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 100
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 72
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 56
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 62
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 66
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 99
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 115
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 106
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 49
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 9
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 8
  • $200,000 or more: 11
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 487
 Italian: 469
 German: 364
 Irish: 343
 Polish: 155
 English: 103
 United States or American: 73
 Arab:: 47
 Norwegian: 43
 Welsh: 39
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 38
 Jamaican: 29
 Egyptian: 27
 Dutch: 26
 French (except Basque): 25
 Scottish: 22
 Russian: 21
 Lebanese: 20
 Slovak: 20
 Portuguese: 18
 Hungarian: 17
 Yugoslavian: 14
 Austrian: 13
 Danish: 12
 Pennsylvania German: 12
 Ukrainian: 11
 Scotch-Irish: 11
 French Canadian: 9
 British West Indian: 9
 Eastern European: 6
 Brazilian: 5
 Swedish: 5
 Maltese: 4
 Scandinavian: 4
 Subsaharan African:: 3
 African: 3


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



  • Poland (19%)
  • Egypt (12%)
  • Peru (10%)
  • Italy (7%)
  • Panama (6%)
  • Jamaica (5%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)


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

  • This state: 918
  • Northeast: 1303
  • Midwest: 68
  • South: 87
  • West: 40

58% of Mount Pocono residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 20% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 44
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 34
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 353
  • Less than 1 year of college: 74
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 88
  • Associate degree: 44
  • Bachelor's degree: 119
  • Master's degree: 28
  • Professional school degree: 11
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 24
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 401
  • Less than 1 year of college: 91
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 113
  • Associate degree: 47
  • Bachelor's degree: 141
  • Master's degree: 44
  • Professional school degree: 21
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 22.2%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 34.6%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 8.1%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 61.5%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 14.3%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 29.6%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $52,145
  • Black householders: $46,742
  • Asian householders: $23,867
  • Some other race householders: $35,019
  • Two or more races householders: $42,750
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $37,826
Mount Pocono household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Mount Pocono household income for Black householders
Mount Pocono household income for Some other race householders
Mount Pocono household income for Two or more races householders
Mount Pocono household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Mount Pocono marital status for males
Mount Pocono marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $200,373
  • Black or African American householders: $211,161
  • Some other race householders: $218,142
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $200,532

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 817
  • One, attached: 58
  • Two: 56
  • 3 or 4: 90
  • 5 to 9: 109
  • 10 to 19: 38
  • 20 to 49: 62
  • Mobile homes: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $89,217


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Mount Pocono:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Mount Pocono
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44.1%)
  • Electricity (43.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.5%)
  • Wood (2.8%)
  • Coal or coke (1.2%)
  • Utility gas (0.7%)
  • Electricity (65.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.9%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 65
Here:

18.2%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

16.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

7.4%
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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