Real Estate Market Update for Hazleton, PA
Map Information for Hazleton, PA
Area Information for Hazleton, PA
  • Population: 25,314
  • Median Age: 36.86 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.39 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 4,211/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.31%
  • Closest Airport: Wilkes-barre/scranton International
  • Closest College: Penn State Hazelton
  • Closest Jr. College: Luzerne County Community College
  • Median Household Income: $32,579
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.95%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.84 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $49,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Reading Fightin Phils
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 15%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Hazleton, PA
Median Age: 36.86 Married: 27% Number of Households: 9,919 Households with Children: 2,975
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Hazleton, PA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Hazleton Trinity Nursery & Kindergarten School 0.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Heights Terrace El/middle School 0.9 mi Public K-8 1 2
      Holy Family Academy 1.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Immanuel Christian School 1.1 mi Private K-12 0 5
      West Hazleton El/middle School 1.1 mi Public K-8 1 3
      Hazleton El/middle School 1.2 mi Public 3-8 1 0
      Arthur Street Elementary School Annex 1.2 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Arthur Street Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 3
      Arthur Street Elementary School Annex 1.5 mi Public K-1 0 0
      Hazleton Area High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Hazleton Area Career Center 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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