Ernest is located in west Pennsylvania. Ernest is part of Indiana County. Ernest has 0.23 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Ernest population is 462, which has shrunk 7.78% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.43% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Ernest median household income is $29,500 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 40.09% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.89% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Ernest median house value is $64,900 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 78.30% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 70.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Ernest is better than the state average in quality. The Ernest area code is 724.
Ernest, PA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data