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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Lemont is a town in Pennsylvania with a population of 2,144. Lemont is in Centre County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Lemont offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Lemont there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lemont and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Lemont are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$229,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$820
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Lemont Rankings

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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
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$89,167
National
$55,322
Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    39%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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Lemont Reviews

2 reviews
Lemont is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. It has a small town atmosphere while being close to the larger State College community.
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Small place. There is nothing in Lemont itself. You have to go into State College,which is a college town. The most diverse restaurants are downtown and overtaken by the students. Not family friendly. You need to drive a ways for family friendly. Not much for children. Increase in crime in state college area usually involving students. Also drug problems always in the news in surrounding areas.