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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A+
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    D+
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    A
Loretto is a town in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,203. Loretto is in Cambria County. Living in Loretto offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Loretto and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Loretto are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$118,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$806
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Loretto Rankings

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Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    1%
  • 10-17 years
    1%
  • 18-24 years
    82%
  • 25-34 years
    2%
  • 35-44 years
    1%
  • 45-54 years
    4%
  • 55-64 years
    5%
  • 65+ years
    4%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    41%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%

Working in Loretto

Jobs
C-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$24,583
National
$55,322
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Loretto Reviews

2 reviews
As a college town you would expect it to be chaotic with the societal views on college campuses to be one big party, however it is a peaceful small town with great surrounding areas for shopping needs that are not too far away.
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The gas station is cute and quaint and the man that runs the sandwhich shop knows my name even though I don't know his sadly.