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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    C-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    D+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Hastings is a town in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,173. Hastings is in Cambria County. Living in Hastings offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Hastings and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Hastings are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$73,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$661
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Hastings

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$42,443
National
$55,322

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Hastings Reviews

1 review
It's a nice area to raise children with good schools. However, there are not many good jobs that you do not have to drive 40 minutes to 1 hour to get to.
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