Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Pennsylvania Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
12,802,503

Age

PEOPLE OF Pennsylvania DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.62
5 To 17 15.69
18 To 24 9.73
25 To 34 12.59
35 To 54 26.44
55 To 64 13.63
65 Years And Over 16.31

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 89.2
College Graduated 28.6
Attending College 5.6

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Pennsylvania 29291 27037.066218976077 #BED630
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Pennsylvania 53599 26637.17565275733 #BFD730
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.5%

Employment Industries in PA

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.4
Manufacturing 12.2
Retail 11.7
Education 9.4
Accommodation 6.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.2
Construction 5.7
Finance 4.9
Other 4.7
Transportation 4.2
Public Service 4.1
Administration 3.7
Wholesale 2.8
Arts 1.8
Information Technology 1.7
Real Estate 1.4
Utilities 1.0
Agriculture 0.9
Mining 0.5
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 78.1
Black Or African American 10.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 3.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 1.8
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.4

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 25.6
Irish 16.7
Unclassified 13.9
Italian 12.1
English 7.2
Polish 6.5
Slovak 1.7
Dutch 1.7
French 1.6
Scottish 1.5
Russian 1.4
Welsh 1.3
Pennsylvania German 1.2
Scots-Irish 1.1
Hungarian 1.0
Ukrainian 0.9
Swedish 0.8
European 0.7
Lithuanian 0.6
Swiss 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.4
Spanish 4.6
Chinese 0.7
West Germanic languages 0.5
German 0.4
Italian 0.3
French 0.3
Russian 0.3
Other Asian languages 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
Arabic 0.3
Indic languages 0.3
Korean 0.2
African languages 0.2
Hindi 0.2
Polish 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Gujarathi 0.1
French Creole 0.1

Foreign Born PA Residents
6.3%