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Media is 2nd in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 5,335 180th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 0.8 251st 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 7,018.4 30th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 4.3% 230th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 13.9% 244th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.7% 136th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.6% 73rd 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 42.5% 40th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 83.4% 183rd 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.6% 58th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0% 247th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.5% 49th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 114th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.9% 112th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.5% 124th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.8% 179th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 52.2% 127th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.7% 48th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 2,981 174th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 55.4% 2nd 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,711 176th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 46.6% 226th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $268,900 27th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 1.9 255th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $36,557 31st $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $54,583 92nd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.9% 161st 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Media Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,693 33rd 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $136,390 76th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,132 34th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $39,980 35th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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