Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (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
12,805,537

Age

PEOPLE OF Pennsylvania DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.56
5 To 17 15.46
18 To 24 9.50
25 To 34 12.90
35 To 54 25.58
55 To 64 13.94
65 Years And Over 17.05

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 89.9
College Graduated 30.1
Attending College 5.3

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Pennsylvania 31476 26921.73769124675 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Pennsylvania 56951 26341.76378963436 #C1D72E
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.1%

Employment Industries in PA

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.5
Manufacturing 11.9
Retail 11.5
Education 9.4
Accommodation 6.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.4
Construction 5.8
Finance 5.0
Other 4.6
Transportation 4.4
Public Service 4.0
Administration 3.7
Wholesale 2.8
Arts 1.8
Information Technology 1.7
Real Estate 1.5
Utilities 0.9
Agriculture 0.9
Mining 0.5
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 77.3
Black Or African American 10.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 3.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.9
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 24.5
Unclassified 16.7
Irish 16.1
Italian 11.8
English 7.0
Polish 6.4
Slovak 1.6
French 1.6
Scottish 1.5
Dutch 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 0.8
Lithuanian 0.6
Swiss 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.0
Spanish 4.8
German 1.0
Indic languages 0.7
Chinese 0.7
West Germanic languages 0.5
French 0.5
Slavic languages 0.3
Other Asian languages 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
Arabic 0.3
African languages 0.3
Korean 0.2
Hindi 0.2
Russian 0.2
Italian 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Polish 0.2
Gujarathi 0.1
French Creole 0.1

Foreign Born PA Residents
6.6%