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Collegeville
  • Suburb of Philadelphia, PA

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Collegeville is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 4,986. Collegeville is in Montgomery County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Collegeville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Collegeville there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Collegeville and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Collegeville are highly rated.

About

About Collegeville...
Population
4,986

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$335,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,269
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Collegeville Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    19.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    19.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    332.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    7%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    36%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    7%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Collegeville

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$93,934
National
$69,021

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