City At A Glance

Allegheny College in Meadville

Quick Facts:

Population: 13,205
Median Household Income: $29,246
Average Work Commute: 11 Minutes
Median Home Price: $62,500

About Meadville, PA

Home to Edinboro University and Allegheny College, one of the nation’s top private liberal-arts colleges, Meadville is a town shaped by higher education. Allegheny College, for instance, is responsible for $60 million of economic activity. But this isn't your typical college town. In fact, retirees find the area equally appealing due to the affordable housing options, abundant outdoor recreation and social opportunities.