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Johnstown
  • Town in Pennsylvania

Report Card

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

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Johnstown is a town in Pennsylvania with a population of 18,429. Johnstown is in Cambria County. Living in Johnstown offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Johnstown there are a lot of bars. Many retirees live in Johnstown and residents tend to lean conservative.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$40,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$613
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    48%
  • Own
    52%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade D
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    847.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    23.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    124.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    153.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    910.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,944.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    115
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    45%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  11%

Working in Johnstown

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$33,466
National
$75,149

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