State College, Pennsylvania is a medium size city with 66,497 people. The city features only 2 nursing homes, which doesn't provide you with too many options to choose from. Despite not having a ton of nursing homes, this city received a world class city grade of A. We were so impressed with State College that we ranked it as one of the top three rated cities in the state of Pennsylvania. Headlining this city's remarkable profile is its inspection grade, which you can find in the next section.
In addition to having excellent nursing homes overall, this city really excelled in the category of inspections, where we gave it an A+. Not many cities fared this well in this area. Inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. State College also really excelled in the area of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of A. Wrapping up its straight A profile, State College received top notch grades for our short-term care and nursing categories as well.