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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Schuylkill County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 67,806 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 60,530 100.0
1-unit, detached 34,922 51.5   1.00 or less 60,026 99.2
1-unit, attached 20,599 30.4   1.01 to 1.50 399 0.7
2 units 2,685 4.0   1.51 or more 105 0.2
3 or 4 units 2,817 4.2        
5 to 9 units 1,688 2.5             Specified owner-occupied units 41,077 100.0
10 to 19 units 600 0.9   VALUE    
20 or more units 1,516 2.2   Less than $50,000 15,714 38.3
Mobile home 2,943 4.3   $50,000 to $99,999 16,087 39.2
Boat, RV, van, etc. 36 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 6,180 15.0
        $150,000 to $199,000 2,030 4.9
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 849 2.1
1999 to March 2000 467 0.7   $300,000 to $499,999 194 0.5
1995 to 1998 1,656 2.4   $500,000 to $999,999 13 0.0
1990 to 1994 2,596 3.8   $1,000,000 or more 10 0.0
1980 to 1989 4,460 6.6   Median (dollars) 63,300 (X)
1970 to 1979 7,232 10.7        
1960 to 1969 4,342 6.4   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 11,199 16.5    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 35,854 52.9   With a mortgage 20,601 50.2
             Less than $300 206 0.5
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 2,774 6.8
1 room 475 0.7        $500 to $699 5,621 13.7
2 rooms 1,194 1.8        $700 to $999 6,366 15.5
3 rooms 3,460 5.1        $1,000 to $1,499 4,223 10.3
4 rooms 7,135 10.5        $1,500 to $1,999 995 2.4
5 rooms 11,669 17.2        $2,000 or more 416 1.0
6 rooms 17,954 26.5        Median (dollars) 764 (X)
7 rooms 10,786 15.9   Not mortgaged 20,476 49.8
8 rooms 8,100 11.9        Median (dollars) 267 (X)
9 or more rooms 7,033 10.4        
Median (rooms) 6.1 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 60,530 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 17,964 43.7
1999 to March 2000 6,134 10.1   15 to 19 percent 6,968 17.0
1995 to 1998 10,783 17.8   20 to 24 percent 4,900 11.9
1990 to 1994 8,462 14.0   25 to 29 percent 3,166 7.7
1980 to 1989 10,920 18.0   30 to 34 percent 2,115 5.1
1970 to 1979 8,749 14.5   35 percent or more 5,599 13.6
1969 or earlier 15,482 25.6   Not computed 365 0.9
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 13,098 100.0
None 7,682 12.7   GROSS RENT    
1 20,531 33.9   Less than $200 1,490 11.4
2 21,678 35.8   $200 to $299 1,787 13.6
3 or more 10,639 17.6   $300 to $499 5,725 43.7
        $500 to $749 2,176 16.6
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 199 1.5
Utility Gas 2,598 4.3   $1,000 to $1,499 28 0.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,011 1.7   $1,500 or more 11 0.1
Electricity 10,764 17.8   No cash rent 1,682 12.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 36,323 60.0   Median (dollars) 379 (X)
Coal or coke 9,091 15.0        
Wood 424 0.7   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 4 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 267 0.4   Less than 15 percent 3,256 24.9
No fuel used 48 0.1   15 to 19 percent 1,640 12.5
        20 to 24 percent 1,329 10.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 1,251 9.6
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 335 0.6   30 to 34 percent 902 6.9
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 217 0.4   35 percent or more 2,803 21.4
No telephone service 823 1.4   Not computed 1,917 14.6
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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