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Area Profile for Pennsylvania

Local Area Information Pennsylvania
Population 12,790,505
Civilian labor force 6,518,993
Number employed 6,096,977
Unemployment rate 6.5%
Median household income $56,951
Per capita income $31,476
Poverty rate 13.1%
High school graduates 89.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher 30.1%
Median gross rent $885
Rent as a percentage of household income 29.6%
Median housing value $170,500
Owner costs as a percentage of household income 18.3%
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 26.7 Min
Civilian veterans 8%