Swarthmore 85 Exceptional
Swarthmore Livability #117 ranked city in Pennsylvania#1,189 ranked city in the USARanks better than 95% of areas

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A+ Swarthmore Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Swarthmore Cost of Living Cost of living is 31% higher than Pennsylvania
Swarthmore
12929% more expensive than the US average
Pennsylvania
991% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Swarthmore cost of living
A+ Swarthmore Crime Total crime is 67% lower than Pennsylvania
Total crime
59077% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 17077% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-40%Year over year crime is down
Swarthmore crime
B+ Swarthmore Employment Household income is 68% higher than Pennsylvania
Median household income
$92,29267% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$44,99051% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%31% lower than the US average
Swarthmore employment
F Swarthmore Housing Home value is 125% higher than Pennsylvania
Median home value
$377,900105% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,04810% higher than the US average
Home ownership
74%17% higher than the US average
Swarthmore real estate or Swarthmore rentals
A+ Swarthmore Schools HS graduation rate is 13% higher than Pennsylvania
High school grad. rates
97%17% higher than the US average
School test scores
82%67% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:15% higher than the US average
Swarthmore K-12 schools
A+ Swarthmore User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Swarthmore
Overall user rating
86% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
86% 2 total surveys
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      Source: The Swarthmore, PA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).