Bucks County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Bucks County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 628,341 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bucks County, Pennsylvania is the 4th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017628,3411,5900.25%
2016626,7515420.09%
2015626,2094030.06%
2014625,8064850.08%
2013625,321-251-0.04%
2012625,572-495-0.08%
2011626,0676360.10%
2010625,43184,25715.57%
1990541,17461,96312.93%
1980479,21164,15515.46%
1970415,056106,48934.51%
1960308,567163,947113.36%
1950144,62036,90534.26%
1940107,71510,98811.36%
193096,72714,25117.28%
192082,4765,9467.77%
191076,5305,3407.50%
190071,1905750.81%
189070,6151,9592.85%
188068,6564,3206.71%
187064,3367581.19%
186063,5787,48713.35%
185056,0917,98416.60%
184048,1072,3625.16%
183045,7457,90320.88%
182037,8425,47116.90%
181032,3714,87517.73%
180027,4962,0958.25%
179025,4010.00%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White554,141
Asian28,758
Black or African American24,757
Two or More Races11,231
Some Other Race6,496
American Indian and Alaska Native1,081
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander22

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Median Age

43.6


Total

42.2


Male

44.8


Female

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 494,094 adults, (107,340 of whom are seniors) in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

319,167

50.95%

Male

307,319

49.05%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All76.6%23.4%
Male63.8%36.2%
Female62.2%37.8%
Non Family57.7%42.3%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All235,9092.6176.6
Married136,2063.1989.3
Non Family68,4981.2157.7
Female21,7103.1862.2
Male9,4953.1863.8

3.14

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Households

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,3271.88%
9th to 12th Grade19,6354.43%
High School Graduate130,20129.35%
Some College76,09517.15%
Associates Degree34,6387.81%
Bachelors Degree104,63923.59%
Graduate Degree70,11115.80%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White386,898366,609152,988
Asian19,73917,99912,078
Hispanic17,50213,4923,793
Black15,49313,9433,769
Multiple Races4,1273,6851,850
Other Race3,9332,867763
Native American861748246
Islander1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 61.19%.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,383$58,509$40,268
Less Than High School$24,446$31,110$18,382
High School Grad$36,134$44,900$27,824
Some College$42,673$51,676$35,270
Bachelors Degree$61,784$76,563$50,183
Graduate Degree$85,067$105,041$70,477

$49,383

Average Earnings

$58,509

Average Male

$40,268

Average Female

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language

88.43% of Bucks County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 11.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.53% of the population.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White524,94526,3825.03%
Hispanic30,7895,12616.65%
Black23,7043,91016.50%
Other6,4371,44922.51%
Asian28,6771,3624.75%
Multiple10,9911,29011.74%
Native1,05216315.49%
Islander2222100.00%

6.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.10%

Male Poverty Rate

7.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bucks County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bucks County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 4.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.40%.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.68%
High School7.64%
Some College5.28%
Bachelors or Greater2.46%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.22%
Male Unemployed13.81%
Female Employed3.64%
Male Employed2.41%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Income

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,031$108,848
Families$101,384$127,177
Married Families$113,084$139,836
Non Families$42,119$60,357

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Bucks 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 35To44.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

35,118

Number of Veterans

33,272

Male Veterans

1,846

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam13,632
First Gulf War4,630
Korea4,156
Second Gulf War3,744
World War II2,456

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+10,762
65 to 7410,657
35 to 546,466
55 to 645,426
18 to 341,807

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White33,0277.46%
Black1,2276.85%
Hispanic7293.51%
Asian3081.41%
2 or More2885.23%
Other1563.27%
Indian11212.25%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

3.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bristol97269534-192-1.97%
Quakertown89798798-181-2.02%
Morrisville87288552-176-2.02%
Perkasie85118479-32-0.38%
Doylestown83808280-100-1.19%
Telford 48664847-19-0.39%
Sellersville42494261120.28%
Chalfont40094047380.95%
New Britain30373016-21-0.69%
New Hope25282497-31-1.23%
Yardley24342452180.74%
Newtown22482229-19-0.85%
Penndel23282200-128-5.50%
Dublin21582157-1-0.05%
Tullytown18721848-24-1.28%
Langhorne16221589-33-2.03%
Langhorne Manor14421426-16-1.11%
Richlandtown13271305-22-1.66%
Ivyland1041104650.48%
Hulmeville1003989-14-1.40%
Trumbauersville974953-21-2.16%
Silverdale871855-16-1.84%
Riegelsville868854-14-1.61%
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