Centre County Population 2017

Centre County's estimated population is 161,464 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Centre County is the 22nd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016161,4649730.61%
2015160,4918250.52%
2014159,6661,3350.84%
2013158,3312,3951.54%
2012155,9369410.61%
2011154,9956910.45%
2010154,30430,51824.65%
1990123,78611,0269.78%
1980112,76013,49313.59%
197099,26720,68726.33%
196078,58012,65819.20%
195065,92213,31425.31%
194052,6086,31413.64%
193046,2941,9904.49%
192044,3048802.03%
191043,4245301.24%
190042,894-375-0.87%
189043,2695,34714.10%
188037,9223,50410.18%
187034,4187,41827.47%
186027,0003,64515.61%
185023,3552,86313.97%
184020,4921,6138.54%
183018,8795,08336.84%
182013,7963,11529.16%
181010,6810.00%

Centre County Population Growth

Population Data via

Centre County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White141,65387.73%
Asian9,7566.04%
Black or African American5,9443.68%
Two or More Races2,7731.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native2650.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1000.06%

Centre County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Centre County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
State College419914199210.00%
Bellefonte618863021141.84%
Philipsburg27712719-52-1.88%
Centre Hall12581244-14-1.11%
Milesburg10991080-19-1.73%
Millheim899886-13-1.45%
Snow Shoe754768141.86%
Howard72773030.41%
Port Matilda602594-8-1.33%
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