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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Jay Township is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 2,166. Jay Township is in Elk County. Living in Jay Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Jay Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Jay Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$107,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$682
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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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
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    19%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    56%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Jay Township

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,862
National
$55,322
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Jay Township Reviews

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If I had to pick this area over the city, I would.
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Crime isn't really much of a problem in my area.