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Oil City Demographics

Education

High School

52%

Associate's

26%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

44%

3 people

22%

4 people

17%

5 people

7%

6+ people

10%

Household Income

0-50k

61%

50-100k

29%

100-150k

6%

150-200k

2%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

13%

20-45

31%

45-65

26%

65+

18%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Oil City?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24-$765$810-
Jan '24-$765$810-
Dec '23-$765$810-
Nov '23-$765$810-
Oct '23-$765$810-
Sep '23-$735$775-
Aug '23-$735$775-
Jul '23-$735$775-
Jun '23-$735$775-
May '23-$735$775-
Apr '23-$735$775-
Mar '23-$735$775-
Feb '23-$735$775-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Oil City

Oil City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

43%

15-30 Mins

35%

30-40 Mins

11%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

7%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2323

Walk Score®

Percentage: 77

Bike Score®

Oil City Education

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Living in Oil City, PA

Oil City, a town in Pennsylvania, has a population of approximately 10,000. The city's population, with an average age of just over 39, is younger than most cities in Pennsylvania. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 37% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the city boasts a relatively low average rent of $610 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Oil City will save around $3,700 compared to the state average.

Many Oil City residents work in one of three industries: healthcare, retail, and manufacturing. Combined, these industries make up 21% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 6% of residents work in sales, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of about $48K, Oil City workers bring in less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The city's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average, Oil City has a high percentage of residents older than 25 who possess a high school degree or GED (31%). Additionally, 14% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.

Oil City has an average commute time of about 22 minutes, faster than the state average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (38%) drive to work, while public transportation isn't extensively used. Relatively few commuters (2%) walk to work, though the number is greater than the national average.