Cresson is located close to the center of Pennsylvania. Cresson is part of Cambria County. Cresson has 0.48 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Cresson population is 1,626, which has shrunk 0.31% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Cresson median household income is $36,389 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.40% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 32.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Cresson median house value is $94,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 41.07% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cresson is better than the state average in quality. The Cresson area code is 814.