Ephrata

Population: 13,714Median home value: $155,000 74 Ranks better than 81% of areas
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A+ Ephrata Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C Ephrata Cost of Living Cost of living is 3% lower than Pennsylvania
Ephrata
973% less expensive than the US average
Pennsylvania
100same as the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Ephrata cost of living
B+ Ephrata Crime Total crime is 25% lower than Pennsylvania
Total crime
1,47446% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6846% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
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D+ Ephrata Employment Household income is 8% lower than Pennsylvania
Median household income
$50,3039% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,43915% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%1% higher than the US average
Ephrata employment
F Ephrata Housing Home value is 8% lower than Pennsylvania
Median home value
$155,00016% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$82413% lower than the US average
Home ownership
65%1% higher than the US average
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B+ Ephrata Schools HS graduation rate is 8% lower than Pennsylvania
High school grad. rates
79%5% lower than the US average
School test scores
67%35% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:16% higher than the US average
Ephrata K-12 schools

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Compare Ephrata, PA Livability To Other Cities

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A quaint little town in Ephrata.

Attractions6/10
Community9/10
Nightlife2/10
Dining2/10
Shopping6/10
I have been living in Ephrata, PA for 17 years. The area is what one would call an average town. What you need is close by if they are essential, but nothing city wise. The town is still on the small side which works if you are trying to get away from the big city life. If you are okay with a little travel, Lancaster City, York, and Harrisburg are not too far away with only being about a little over an hour. The town does not come without a few crimes, but they are not alerting crimes that result in loss of life. I would not say that Ephrata is a town that has a high-income average. There are far more families that are middle class as well as individuals that reside here.

The nightlife is not exciting. One would have to leave the town in order to have a night out experience. If you are ok with dining out, then you may find a few places. The best places in Ephrata are off of W Main St, where you will find restaurants and a place to shop, and Ephrata Linear Park.
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Source: The Ephrata, PA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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