Punxsutawney, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,042 housing units in Punxsutawney. This represents a 2.2% decline from 3,111 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,042 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Punxsutawney is about 57.7%. Punxsutawney's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Punxsutawney were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom16.60%
Two Bedrooms23.30%
Three Bedrooms45.50%
Four Bedrooms10.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$51,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$30,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.82
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$289

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.40%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage32.30%
Debt Free56.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%