Swissvale, PA
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Swissvale 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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2020.

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

Swissvale Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
8,689

Age

PEOPLE OF Pennsylvania DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.45
5 To 17 11.13
18 To 24 5.87
25 To 34 18.65
35 To 54 27.12
55 To 64 17.13
65 Years And Over 13.65

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 94.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 40.1

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Swissvale 29365 25116.17827244443 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Swissvale 44315 20497.186394227436 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.4%

Employment Industries in Swissvale

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 23.2
Education 13.6
Retail 10.9
Professional, scientific, and technical services 9.2
Manufacturing 7.1
Accommodation 5.3
Other 5.0
Finance 5.0
Administration 4.1
Construction 2.8
Public Service 2.4
Transportation 2.1
Wholesale 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 57.4
Black Or African American 35.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 1.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.2
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 1.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 16.7
Irish 12.9
Italian 11.8
English 7.1
African 5.4
Slovak 3.6
Polish 3.4
Scottish 2.0
Croatian 1.9
Russian 1.6
Jamaican 1.4
Scots-Irish 1.3
Czech 1.1
French 1.0
Swedish 0.9
Welsh 0.7
Eastern European 0.6
Hungarian 0.6
Iranian 0.5
European 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 94.0
Spanish 1.9
Chinese 1.1
Slavic languages 0.6
French 0.5
German/Yiddish 0.5
African languages 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Langs. of India 0.1
Italian 0.1
Thai 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1
Native American languages 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Tagalog 0.0

Foreign Born Swissvale Residents:
4.4%