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Total population: 10,502 (All urban)

Oil City,PA index of house prices


Houses: 5,276 (4,762 occupied: 2,976 owner occupied, 1,786 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

40%

Housing density: 1169 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: $330 (lower quartile is $266, upper quartile is $426)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $372


Median gross rent in Oil City, PA in 2009: $500


Housing units in Oil City with a mortgage: 1,451 (131 second mortgage, 213 home equity loan, 13 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,280


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $45,729


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,817


Median monthly housing costs: $540





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Oil City, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $50,394 (it was $40,200 in 2000)
Oil City:

$50,394
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $33,794 - $78,746

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $97,406
Here:

$97,406
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $145,512
Here:

$145,512
State:

$164,518

In 2-unit structures: $59,605
Here:

$59,605
State:

$166,566

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $272,894
Here:

$272,894
State:

$223,507

Mobile homes: $13,703
Here:

$13,703
State:

$35,442

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,304
  • In family households: 9,216 (2,199 male householders, 798 female householders)
    2,080 spouses, 3,421 children (3,172 natural, 64 adopted, 185 stepchildren), 151 grandchildren, 75 brothers or sisters, 41 parents, 88 other relatives, 363 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,088 (676 male householders (516 living alone)), 1,110 female householders (1,045 living alone)), 302 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 200 (166 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,280 2-persons, 736 3-persons, 557 4-persons, 288 5-persons, 103 6-persons, 33 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,561 1-person, 174 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 19 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

1,765 married couples with children.
920 single-parent households (260 men, 660 women).

96.2% of residents of Oil City speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 39% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 68 (0.6%)
(77.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Oil City, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 6
  • 4 rooms: 93
  • 5 rooms: 362
  • 6 rooms: 977
  • 7 rooms: 591
  • 8 rooms: 459
  • 9 or more rooms: 488
  • 1 room: 36
  • 2 rooms: 91
  • 3 rooms: 331
  • 4 rooms: 371
  • 5 rooms: 362
  • 6 rooms: 339
  • 7 rooms: 102
  • 8 rooms: 102
  • 9 or more rooms: 52
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Oil City, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 38
  • 2 bedrooms: 469
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,583
  • 4 bedrooms: 697
  • 5+ bedrooms: 189
  • no bedroom: 48
  • 1 bedroom: 560
  • 2 bedrooms: 631
  • 3 bedrooms: 421
  • 4 bedrooms: 85
  • 5+ bedrooms: 41
Cars and other vehicles available in Oil City, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 217
  • 1 vehicle: 909
  • 2 vehicles: 1,458
  • 3 vehicles: 289
  • 4 vehicles: 87
  • 5+ vehicles: 16
  • no vehicle: 478
  • 1 vehicle: 993
  • 2 vehicles: 275
  • 3 vehicles: 23
  • 4 vehicles: 17
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 51
  • 1990 to 1999: 76
  • 1980 to 1989: 125
  • 1970 to 1979: 334
  • 1960 to 1969: 269
  • 1950 to 1959: 472
  • 1940 to 1949: 492
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,220

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Oil City, PA house values

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

  • Less than $10,000: 38
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 19
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 32
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 44
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 92
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 107
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 130
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 261
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 290
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 351
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 205
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 188
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 151
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 326
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 173
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 127
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 25
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 58
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 71
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 15
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 11
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 3
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Oil City rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Oil City:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 16
  • $150 to $199: 108
  • $200 to $249: 94
  • $250 to $299: 53
  • $300 to $349: 113
  • $350 to $399: 82
  • $400 to $449: 111
  • $450 to $499: 194
  • $500 to $549: 206
  • $550 to $599: 134
  • $600 to $649: 113
  • $650 to $699: 55
  • $700 to $749: 43
  • $750 to $799: 49
  • $800 to $899: 124
  • $900 to $999: 13
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 25
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 12
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 158
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 9
  • 1985 to 1989: 7
  • 1980 to 1984: 8
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 6
  • 1970 to 1974: 11
  • 1965 to 1969: 27


Oil City, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.9%
Number of people working at home: 104 (2.2% of all workers)


Oil City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 337
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 888
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 892
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 846
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 698
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 206
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 348
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 27
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 47
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 175
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 57
  • 90 or more minutes: 60
 


Oil City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,611 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 629 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 66 (1%)
  • Walked: 219 (5%)
  • Other means: 56 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 104 (2%)
 


Oil City, PA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 772
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 539
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 458
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 423
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 245
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 447
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 270
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 348
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 207
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 411
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 307
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 192
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 91
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 44
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 10
  • $200,000 or more: 19
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2616
 Irish: 1450
 Polish: 865
 United States or American: 824
 Italian: 504
 English: 437
 Other groups: 427
 Scotch-Irish: 220
 Dutch: 202
 Swedish: 192
 Scottish: 126
 Welsh: 88
 French (except Basque): 86
 Hungarian: 66
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 56
 Haitian: 45
 Slovak: 44
 Pennsylvania German: 40
 French Canadian: 31
 Swiss: 28
 Ukrainian: 28
 Greek: 26
 Norwegian: 25
 Russian: 24
 Croatian: 15
 Austrian: 14
 Slavic: 12
 Slovene: 11
 Jamaican: 11
 Bulgarian: 8
 Lithuanian: 7
 Czech: 7
 Celtic: 7
 Serbian: 7
 Scandinavian: 6
 Subsaharan African:: 5
 Cape Verdean: 5


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



  • Hungary (24%)
  • Haiti (21%)
  • United Kingdom (13%)
  • Netherlands (10%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Italy (9%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (7%)


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

  • This state: 9965
  • Northeast: 288
  • Midwest: 446
  • South: 446
  • West: 205

61% of Oil City residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 16
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 113
  • 9th grade: 85
  • 10th grade: 123
  • 11th grade: 79
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 130
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,679
  • Less than 1 year of college: 178
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 331
  • Associate degree: 216
  • Bachelor's degree: 345
  • Master's degree: 99
  • Professional school degree: 62
  • Doctorate degree: 16

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 25
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 31
  • 7th and 8th grade: 183
  • 9th grade: 96
  • 10th grade: 138
  • 11th grade: 167
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 145
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,998
  • Less than 1 year of college: 246
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 310
  • Associate degree: 199
  • Bachelor's degree: 379
  • Master's degree: 125
  • Professional school degree: 65
  • Doctorate degree: 11

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 8.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 24.1%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $36,354
  • Black householders: $21,192
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $44,742
  • Some other race householders: $24,299
  • Two or more races householders: $90,973
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $54,539
Oil City household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Oil City household income for Black householders
Oil City household income for Some other race householders
Oil City household income for Two or more races householders
Oil City household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Oil City marital status for males
Oil City marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $50,143
  • Black or African American householders: $191,923
  • Two or more races householders: $100,286
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $81,482

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,545
  • One, attached: 122
  • Two: 682
  • 3 or 4: 366
  • 5 to 9: 224
  • 10 to 19: 54
  • 20 to 49: 134
  • 50 or more: 143
  • Mobile homes: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $118,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Oil City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Oil City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.2%)
  • Wood (1.8%)
  • Electricity (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (89.8%)
  • Electricity (6.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 191
Here:

13.0%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 74
Here:

10.8%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

14.1%
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 (Noninst.)


 

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