Bucks County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Bucks County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 628,341 with a growth rate of 0.34% 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
2017628,3412,1210.34%
2016626,220-531-0.08%
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
White556,082
Asian27,680
Black or African American24,226
Two or More Races11,229
Some Other Race6,069
American Indian and Alaska Native909
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25

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

Bucks 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

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Median Age

43.3


Total

41.9


Male

44.5


Female

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 492,209 adults, (104,579 of which are seniors) in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

319,152

50.96%

Male

307,068

49.04%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All76.5%23.5%
Male65.8%34.2%
Female61.2%38.8%
Non Family57.6%42.4%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All233,5172.6476.5
Married135,7643.2289.1
Non Family67,0311.2157.6
Female21,8763.2161.2
Male8,8463.2365.8

3.17

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade8,1021.83%
9th to 12th Grade20,3434.60%
High School Graduate133,42630.17%
Some College76,13417.22%
Associates Degree34,6097.83%
Bachelors Degree102,55423.19%
Graduate Degree67,02515.16%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White387,354366,048148,785
Asian18,97917,24311,924
Hispanic16,80413,1233,513
Black15,09813,7123,436
Multiple Races4,0763,6741,716
Other Race3,6512,684744
Native American686588120
Islander1717

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 62.83%.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,231$56,006$39,434
Less Than High School$25,124$32,515$17,547
High School Grad$35,278$42,652$26,856
Some College$42,041$51,430$35,448
Bachelors Degree$60,119$73,918$48,872
Graduate Degree$83,711$103,857$69,451

$47,231

Average Earnings

$56,006

Average Male

$39,434

Average Female

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Language

88.49% of Bucks County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 11.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.70% of the population.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White527,32226,4895.02%
Hispanic29,8014,42414.85%
Black23,1373,59715.55%
Other6,0381,34522.28%
Multiple11,0361,30011.78%
Asian27,6471,0003.62%
Native89811412.69%
Islander2424100.00%

5.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.90%

Male Poverty Rate

6.92%

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 3.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.36%.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.97%
High School7.39%
Some College4.85%
Bachelors or Greater2.56%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.77%
Male Unemployed12.58%
Female Employed3.45%
Male Employed2.13%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Income

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,559$104,418
Families$97,493$121,640
Married Families$108,512$133,880
Non Families$41,650$58,228

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

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

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

36,943

Number of Veterans

35,162

Male Veterans

1,781

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam14,302
First Gulf War4,581
Korea4,493
Second Gulf War3,394
World War II3,157

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+11,227
65 to 7410,744
35 to 546,714
55 to 646,471
18 to 341,787

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White34,7577.85%
Black1,2417.13%
Hispanic7483.74%
2 or More4498.15%
Asian2681.28%
Other1293.03%
Indian9913.34%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

4.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

6.2%

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