Also See: Oil City, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Oil City had a population of 10,014 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Oil City is located at latitude 41.4339 and longitude -79.7064 in Venango County. The formal boundaries for the City of Oil City encompass a land area of 4.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. Venango County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,017 feet.
The City of Oil City (GNIS ID: 1215639) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oil City: Imperial City, Laytonia, Venango City.
|Total Population||10,014 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,715 (97.0%)|
|Population in Families||7,264 (72.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||299 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$36,637|
|Average Household Income||$49,991|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,936|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,000 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,551 (51.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,635 (32.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||814 (16.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$51,345|
|Average Home Value||$72,432|
|Housing Affordability Index3||323|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.34%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.82%|
The table below compares Oil City to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 88||95th|
|Population Density||# 611||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 1653||6th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1656||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1636||7th|
|Diversity Index||# 990||44th|
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