Pennsylvania

Population 12,763,536

Homefacts State Report

Pennsylvania is home to more than 12 million residents, making it the 6th most populous of the 50 United States. Pennsylvania ranks 34th in total area (46,055.00 square miles) and 34th in population density (277.13 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 41 years, with 79% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 15,605 criminal and sex offenders in Pennsylvania (approximately 12.23 offenders per 10,000 people), which is 22.33% lower than the national average. The unemployment rate in Pennsylvania is 5.1% .

Schools view a full school report for Pennsylvania

3,018 Public Schools

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Crime view a full crime report for Pennsylvania

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offenders in Pennsylvania by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the Pennsylvania crime and registered Sex Offenders report pages.

15,605 Registered Sex Offenders found in Pennsylvania

A search for our database shows there are 15,605 registered Sex Offenders in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania has a ratio of 12.23 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 8 incarcerated Sex Offenders in Pennsylvania. As well as 304 offenders whose location is unknown in Pennsylvania due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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Pennsylvania Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in Pennsylvania

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

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Search for real estate in Pennsylvania by selecting one of the top for sale, foreclosure or rental markets links listed. For nearby or other top Pennsylvania real estate, home values or foreclosures, see our additional real estate links.

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$159,900 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$145,000 compared to August 2016

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.5%
  • Rented
    27.7%
  • Owned
    60.8%

19,222 Foreclosures

median foreclosure price
$42,400  

Foreclosure Status Distribution

23,925 Building Permits

Pennsylvania building permits average per year since 2001 is 24,923. In 2004, there was a high number of building permits with 40,169 and a low number of building permits in 2011 of 11,996. 65.32% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

119,741 Environmental Hazards

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Unemployment view full Pennsylvania unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Pennsylvania has ranged from 3.6% in April 2000 to 9.5% in January 2010. The current unemployment rate for Pennsylvania is 5.1% for August 2017. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Tom Wolf
  • Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr.
  • Sen. Patrick J. Toomey
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