Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 65,642 with a growth rate of -2.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Armstrong County, Pennsylvania is the 39th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201765,642-1,870-2.77%
201667,5121,3802.09%
201666,132-506-0.76%
201566,638-781-1.16%
201467,419-437-0.64%
201367,856-213-0.31%
201268,069-415-0.61%
201168,484-376-0.55%
201068,860-4,618-6.28%
199073,478-4,290-5.52%
198077,7682,1782.88%
197075,590-3,934-4.95%
196079,524-1,318-1.63%
195080,842-245-0.30%
194081,0871,7892.26%
193079,2983,7304.94%
192075,5687,68811.33%
191067,88015,32929.17%
190052,5515,80412.42%
189046,747-894-1.88%
188047,6414,2599.82%
187043,3827,58521.19%
186035,7976,23721.10%
185029,5601,1954.21%
184028,36510,66460.25%
183017,7017,37771.45%
182010,3244,18168.06%
18106,1433,744156.07%
18002,3990.00%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White66,101
Black or African American634
Two or More Races541
Asian182
Some Other Race40
American Indian and Alaska Native14

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Median Age

46


Total

44.7


Male

47


Female

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 54,280 adults, (13,637 of which are seniors) in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

34,007

50.37%

Male

33,505

49.63%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All75.7%24.3%
Male73.4%26.6%
Non Family61%39%
Female54.9%45.1%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,2502.3675.7
Married14,6682.9289.2
Non Family9,3421.1761
Female2,8323.1354.9
Male1,4082.9173.4

2.88

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Households

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Education

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5163.06%
9th to 12th Grade3,8777.84%
High School Graduate24,16348.84%
Some College7,67615.51%
Associates Degree4,5749.24%
Bachelors Degree5,30110.71%
Graduate Degree2,3704.79%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White48,41743,1987,444
Black39633349
Hispanic27225274
Multiple Races24521667
Asian1458946
Other Race3631
Native American148

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 92.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 31.72%.

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,377$40,709$25,936
Less Than High School$20,438$24,559$16,105
High School Grad$28,432$37,219$20,561
Some College$33,767$42,639$27,196
Bachelors Degree$47,668$57,292$40,366
Graduate Degree$61,188$75,938$54,063

$32,377

Average Earnings

$40,709

Average Male

$25,936

Average Female

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Language

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Language

98.08% of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 1.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White65,0728,34312.82%
Black59114825.04%
Multiple50013126.20%
Asian1828948.90%
Hispanic4387517.12%
Other402870.00%

13.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.26%

Male Poverty Rate

14.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania is Other, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania is White, with 12.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.00%.

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.46%
High School11.45%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.80%
Male Unemployed25.59%
Female Employed6.58%
Male Employed4.54%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Income

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,879$57,930
Families$57,019$68,324
Married Families$64,202$75,922
Non Families$24,983$34,010

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

5,737

Number of Veterans

5,499

Male Veterans

238

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,331
First Gulf War751
Korea585
World War II500
Second Gulf War376

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,613
75+1,602
55 to 641,211
35 to 541,065
18 to 34246

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,66710.63%
Black459.20%
2 or More206.85%
Hispanic82.71%
Indian535.71%

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kittanning40263846-180-4.47%
Ford City29912847-144-4.81%
Leechburg21472048-99-4.61%
Freeport18131724-89-4.91%
Apollo16471572-75-4.55%
North Apollo12971246-51-3.93%
West Kittanning11751122-53-4.51%
Rural Valley880842-38-4.32%
Parker839820-19-2.26%
Worthington639607-32-5.01%
Dayton553524-29-5.24%
South Bethlehem481456-25-5.20%
Manorville410389-21-5.12%
Ford Cliff371358-13-3.50%
Elderton356348-8-2.25%
Applewold310291-19-6.13%
Atwood107104-3-2.80%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990