Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 43,804 with a growth rate of -1.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County, Pennsylvania is the 50th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201743,804-771-1.73%
201644,5756201.41%
201643,955-285-0.64%
201544,240-237-0.53%
201444,477-337-0.75%
201344,814390.09%
201244,775-124-0.28%
201144,899-263-0.58%
201045,162-921-2.00%
199046,083-2,220-4.60%
198048,3034,60810.55%
197043,695-3,097-6.62%
196046,792-2,355-4.79%
195049,147-4,943-9.14%
194054,0901,9763.79%
193052,114-9,990-16.09%
192062,104-986-1.56%
191063,0903,9776.73%
190059,11315,10834.33%
189044,00516,07057.53%
188027,9356,27928.99%
187021,6563,38618.53%
186018,2704,75235.15%
185013,5186,26586.38%
18407,2535,228258.17%
18302,0251,464260.96%
1820561400248.45%
18101610.00%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White43,697
Two or More Races310
Black or African American284
Asian109
American Indian and Alaska Native104
Some Other Race48
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

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

Jefferson 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

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Median Age

43.8


Total

42.5


Male

45.1


Female

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 35,125 adults, (8,692 of which are seniors) in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

22,439

50.34%

Male

22,136

49.66%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All74.8%25.2%
Male68.6%31.4%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female50.5%49.5%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,3602.3974.8
Married9,7742.9789.8
Non Family6,0141.1658.1
Female1,6523.0150.5
Male9203.0968.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Households

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2684.02%
9th to 12th Grade2,1766.90%
High School Graduate16,17551.28%
Some College4,16213.20%
Associates Degree3,0839.77%
Bachelors Degree3,1009.83%
Graduate Degree1,5775.00%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,96227,5994,573
Hispanic17213422
Multiple Races14111625
Black99919
Asian816742
Native American797610
Other Race18113
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 51.85%.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,590$40,507$22,331
Less Than High School$25,143$35,434$12,091
High School Grad$27,775$37,647$18,333
Some College$32,119$41,643$24,496
Bachelors Degree$40,211$44,736$32,039
Graduate Degree$52,301$65,000$47,386

$31,590

Average Earnings

$40,507

Average Male

$22,331

Average Female

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Language

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Language

95.99% of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 4.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.22% of the population.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,6476,03614.15%
Black19810452.53%
Multiple3029130.13%
Hispanic3397020.65%
Native1044341.35%
Islander2323100.00%
Other4124.88%

14.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.79%

Male Poverty Rate

16.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania is Other, with 4.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.64%.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.59%
High School12.95%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.77%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.79%
Male Unemployed21.45%
Female Employed8.46%
Male Employed4.84%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Income

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,913$54,479
Families$53,836$63,891
Married Families$60,691$70,091
Non Families$22,625$32,031

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Jefferson 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 45To54.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

3,560

Number of Veterans

3,331

Male Veterans

229

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,290
First Gulf War495
Korea416
Second Gulf War369
World War II267

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,011
75+1,009
35 to 54669
55 to 64651
18 to 34220

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,50910.17%
Hispanic4920.76%
Indian2525.25%
2 or More2012.50%
Black62.75%

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

8.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Punxsutawney59625814-148-2.48%
Brookville39323836-96-2.44%
Reynoldsville27592688-71-2.57%
Brockway20722024-48-2.32%
Sykesville11571127-30-2.59%
Falls Creek 10371012-25-2.41%
Big Run624608-16-2.56%
Summerville528514-14-2.65%
Corsica357349-8-2.24%
Timblin157153-4-2.55%
Worthville6766-1-1.49%
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