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Falls Creek, PA

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Falls Creek Profile


Overview

Falls Creek is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,022 people and just one neighborhood, Falls Creek is the 822nd largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Falls Creek was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Falls Creek is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.29% of the Falls Creek workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Falls Creek is a borough of service providers, managers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Falls Creek who work in management occupations (23.53%), computer science and math (14.71%), and maintenance occupations (11.76%).

Also of interest is that Falls Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Setting & Lifestyle

Residents of the borough have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.68 minutes getting to work every day.

Falls Creek is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Falls Creek Demographics

In terms of college education, Falls Creek ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 1.64% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Falls Creek in 2018 was $18,084, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,336 for a family of four. However, Falls Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Falls Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Falls Creek residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Falls Creek include German, English, Scots-Irish, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Falls Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Setting

 
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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Falls Creek, PA HOMES

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TYPE OF Falls Creek, PA HOMES

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SIZE OF Falls Creek, PA HOMES

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SIZE OF Falls Creek, PA HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Employment Industries in Falls Creek

 
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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (top 20)

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Number of Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
    Falls Creek
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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in Falls Creek

1 in 296

in Pennsylvania

Falls Creek VIOLENT CRIMES

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United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
Burglary
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100 is safest

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 19
    Falls Creek
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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1 in 64

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Falls Creek Property CRIMES

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National Median: 26.8
    Falls Creek
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Brockway Area Junior And Senior High School
100 Alexander St
Brockway, PA 15824
07-12
Brockway Area Elementary School
40 North St
Brockway, PA 15824
KG-06
Pinecreek Elementary School
16771 Route 322
Brookville, PA 15825
01-02
Hickory Grove Elementary School
104 Jenks Street
Brookville, PA 15825
03-06
Brookville Junior And Senior High School
96 Jenks Street
Brookville, PA 15825
07-12
Northside Elementary School
280 Church Street
Brookville, PA 15825
KG-KG
Dubois Area Middle School
404 Liberty Blvd
Du Bois, PA 15801
05-08
Dubois Area High School
425 Orient Ave
Du Bois, PA 15801
09-12
Juniata Elementary School
248 Juniata Street
Du Bois, PA 15801
KG-04
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

DUBOIS AREA SD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.2% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.2% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
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Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

BROOKVILLE AREA SD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.2% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.6% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 2.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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School Administration
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BROCKWAY AREA SD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.3% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.5% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 2.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
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Other
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Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

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