Bethlehem Pa Population 2017

Bethlehem Pa's estimated population is 75,293 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201675,2931310.17%
201575,162530.07%
201475,1091250.17%
201374,984-146-0.19%
201275,130280.04%
201175,1021200.16%
201074,9823,6535.12%
200071,329-99-0.14%
199071,4281,0091.43%
198070,419-2,267-3.12%
197072,686-2,722-3.61%
196075,4089,06813.67%
195066,3407,85013.42%
194058,4905981.03%
193057,8927,53414.96%
192050,35837,521292.29%
191012,8375,54476.02%
19007,2935317.85%
18906,7621,56930.21%
18805,19368115.09%
18704,5121,64657.43%
18602,8660.00%

Bethlehem Pa Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White58,92678.26%
Black or African American4,8416.43%
Some Other Race4,7756.34%
Two or More Races4,1315.49%
Asian2,0592.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native2720.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander0.00%

Population Pyramid

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Bethlehem Pa Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.7
Houses Without Mortgage
5,398
Houses With Mortgage
9,419
Vacancy Rate
6.8
Median Rent
932
Median Home Value
170,500
Renter-Occupied Units
14,327
Owner-Occupied Units
14,817
Total Housing Units
31,282

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Bethlehem Pa for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.4% and the labor force participation rate is 59.4%.

Bethlehem Pa Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.7
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4639
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1537
Married Couple Families
10507
Average Family Size
3.06
Average Household Size
2.37