Lackawanna County Population 2017

Lackawanna County's estimated population is 211,321 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lackawanna County is the 17th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016211,321-854-0.40%
2015212,175-788-0.37%
2014212,963-1,023-0.48%
2013213,986-597-0.28%
2012214,583-4-0.00%
2011214,587710.03%
2010214,516-4,523-2.06%
1990219,039-8,869-3.89%
1980227,908-6,199-2.65%
1970234,107-424-0.18%
1960234,531-22,865-8.88%
1950257,396-43,847-14.56%
1940301,243-9,154-2.95%
1930310,39724,0868.41%
1920286,31126,74110.30%
1910259,57065,73933.92%
1900193,83151,74336.42%
1890142,08852,81959.17%
188089,2690.00%

Lackawanna County Population Growth

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Lackawanna County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White195,60792.56%
Black or African American7,0653.34%
Asian5,3592.54%
Two or More Races3,3731.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native6620.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1090.05%

Lackawanna County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lackawanna County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Scranton760897729112021.58%
Carbondale88918498-393-4.42%
Old Forge83138000-313-3.77%
Archbald69846979-5-0.07%
Taylor62635975-288-4.60%
Moosic57195753340.59%
Olyphant51515087-64-1.24%
Clarks Summit51164917-199-3.89%
Jessup46764458-218-4.66%
Jermyn21692079-90-4.15%
Moscow20261947-79-3.90%
Dalton12341208-26-2.11%
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