Pittsburgh, PA
Demographic Data



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Pittsburgh 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

Pittsburgh Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
302,407

Age

PEOPLE OF Pennsylvania DETAILS
Under 5 Years 4.89
5 To 17 10.55
18 To 24 17.19
25 To 34 20.78
35 To 54 20.52
55 To 64 11.85
65 Years And Over 14.23

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 11.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 92.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 41.9

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Pittsburgh 30397 25998.858196747602 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Pittsburgh 44092 20394.041351557622 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
22.0%

Employment Industries in Pittsburgh

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 17.8
Education 14.7
Retail 9.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 9.0
Accommodation 8.5
Finance 6.5
Manufacturing 5.4
Other 4.3
Administration 4.0
Public Service 3.8
Construction 3.6
Transportation 3.1
Arts 2.8
Information Technology 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 64.7
Black Or African American 23.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.4
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 2.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 19.5
Irish 16.1
Italian 12.4
Polish 7.3
English 5.3
Russian 2.2
Slovak 1.8
French 1.4
Scottish 1.4
Hungarian 1.3
African 1.2
Scots-Irish 1.0
Ukrainian 1.0
European 0.8
Croatian 0.7
Welsh 0.7
Dutch 0.6
Greek 0.6
Eastern European 0.6
Swedish 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 88.9
Spanish 2.1
Chinese 2.0
Langs. of India 1.0
African languages 0.8
French 0.6
Other Asian languages 0.6
Arabic 0.5
German/Yiddish 0.5
Korean 0.4
Russian 0.4
Slavic languages 0.3
Italian 0.3
Vietnamese 0.2
Native American languages 0.1
Polish 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Persian 0.1

Foreign Born Pittsburgh Residents:
8.6%