Blue-White Football Weekend occurs in April and includes a carnival, fireworks, food vendors, the student entertainment stage, live music, a parade, and more.On game day, an autograph session with the football student-athletes is held in Beaver Stadium, prior to kickoff of the Blue-White football intrasquad scrimmage game.
Out of the total population, 10.6% of those under the age of 18 and 2.2% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
However, traditional measures of income and poverty can be very misleading when applied to a community like State College which is dominated by students. Pennsylvania State University is the largest single employer in the region, employing over 26,000 full- and part-time workers in 2015.
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It is the principal borough of the six municipalities that make up the State College Metropolitan Statistical Area, the largest settlement in Centre County and one of the principal cities of the greater State College-Du Bois Combined Statistical Area with a combined population of 236,577 as of the 2010 United States Census.
A 2014 estimate had the racial makeup of the borough as 78.9% Non-Hispanic White, 5.6% Black or African American, 0.5% Native American and Alaska Native, 11.5% Asian, 0.1% Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 0.8% Some other race, and 2.2% two or more races. Of the 12,610 households, 9.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 18.2% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 75.6% were non-families.