Williamsport, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Williamsport Pa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Williamsport Pa was:

  • White: 79.91%
  • Black or African American: 14.27%
  • Two or more races: 3.43%
  • Other race: 1.28%
  • Asian: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201828,348-126-0.44%
201728,474-253-0.88%
201628,727-291-1.00%
201529,018-175-0.60%
201429,193-102-0.35%
201329,295-215-0.73%
201229,510450.15%
201129,465690.23%
201029,396-1,310-0.44%
200030,706-1,227-0.39%
199031,933-1,468-0.45%
198033,401-4,517-1.26%
197037,918-4,049-1.01%
196041,967-3,080-0.71%
195045,0476920.15%
194044,355-1,374-0.30%
193045,7299,5312.36%
192036,1984,3381.28%
191031,8603,1031.03%
190028,7571,6250.58%
189027,1328,1983.66%
188018,9342,9041.68%
187016,03010,36610.96%
18605,6640.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018113,664-266-0.23%
2017113,930-891-0.78%
2016114,821-755-0.66%
2015115,576-727-0.63%
2014116,303-304-0.26%
2013116,607-627-0.54%
2012117,2344920.42%
2011116,7425080.44%
2010116,2340.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,123
Black or African American4,129
Two or More Races993
Some Other Race371
Asian308
American Indian and Alaska Native14

Williamsport Pa Population Pyramid 2019

Williamsport Pa Median Age

31.7


Total

29.5


Male

35


Female

Williamsport Pa Adults

There are 22,744 adults, (3,830 of whom are seniors) in Williamsport Pa.

Williamsport Pa Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Williamsport Pa Sex Ratio

Female

14,140

48.86%

Male

14,798

51.14%

Williamsport Pa Households and Families

Williamsport Pa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Williamsport Pa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.8%27.2%
All47.9%52.1%
Male44.7%55.3%
Non Family38.1%61.9%
Female23.9%76.1%

47.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2532.2947.9
Non Family5,0671.2638.1
Married3,7813.0772.8
Female1,7363.3823.9
Male6692.9144.7

3.01

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Williamsport Pa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3161.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,80710.16%
High School Graduate6,59637.10%
Some College3,63520.45%
Associates Degree1,3587.64%
Bachelors Degree2,66314.98%
Graduate Degree1,4047.90%

Williamsport Pa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,91413,1383,710
Black2,0941,870126
Hispanic354258109
Multiple Races28321844
Asian16415480
Other Race12612626
Native American14145

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,969$33,710$24,689
Less Than High School$17,135$23,478$
High School Grad$24,165$30,800$19,830
Some College$28,333$35,000$22,209
Bachelors Degree$35,522$40,478$33,850
Graduate Degree$62,877$96,500$59,375

$29,969

Average Earnings

$33,710

Average Male

$24,689

Average Female

Williamsport Pa Language

Williamsport Pa Language by Age

Williamsport Pa Language

94.68% of Williamsport Pa residents speak only English, while 5.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Williamsport Pa Poverty

Williamsport Pa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,0274,48222.38%
Black3,8241,71144.74%
Multiple89339744.46%
Hispanic87135240.41%
Other35017550.00%
Asian28914048.44%

27.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.07%

Male Poverty Rate

29.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Williamsport Pa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Williamsport Pa is Other, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Williamsport Pa is White, with 22.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.81%
High School23.06%
Some College16.69%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.96%
Male Unemployed38.41%
Female Employed14.49%
Male Employed11.99%

Williamsport Pa Income

Williamsport Pa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,818$53,795
Families$47,134$61,059
Married Families$62,961-
Non Families$25,830$42,474

Williamsport Pa Marital Status

Williamsport Pa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Williamsport Pa Married by Age and Sex

Williamsport Pa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Williamsport Pa Marital Status by Race

Williamsport Pa Veterans

1,817

Number of Veterans

1,702

Male Veterans

115

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam636
Second Gulf War409
First Gulf War223
Korea132
World War II116

Williamsport Pa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5358.07%
Black2689.60%
Indian14100.00%
Hispanic91.62%

Williamsport Pa Veterans by Education

8.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Williamsport Pa Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Williamsport Pa Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.87%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

1.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.44% of Williamsport Pa residents were born in the United States, with 77.87% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.