Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 46,334 with a growth rate of 0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mifflin County, Pennsylvania is the 46th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201846,222-112-0.24%
201746,33430.01%
201646,331-102-0.22%
201546,433-57-0.12%
201446,490-139-0.30%
201346,629-123-0.26%
201246,75290.02%
201146,7431040.22%
201046,6394420.96%
199046,197-711-1.52%
198046,9081,6403.62%
197045,2689202.07%
196044,3486571.50%
195043,6916981.62%
194042,9932,6586.59%
193040,3358,89628.30%
192031,4393,65413.15%
191027,7854,62519.97%
190023,1603,16415.82%
189019,9964192.14%
188019,5772,06911.82%
187017,5081,1687.15%
186016,3401,3609.08%
185014,9801,88814.42%
184013,092-8,598-39.64%
183021,6905,07230.52%
182016,6184,48636.98%
181012,132-1,477-10.85%
180013,6096,04779.97%
17907,5620.00%

How Many People Live in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania?

46,334

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,10797.10%
Two or More Races5581.20%
Black or African American3060.66%
Asian2620.56%
Some Other Race1370.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander430.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native390.08%

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Median Age

43.6


Total

42.1


Male

44.8


Female

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 35,932 adults, (9,501 of whom are seniors) in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania.

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

23,704

51.03%

Male

22,748

48.97%

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All70.2%29.8%
Male64.3%35.7%
Non Family58%42%
Female49.9%50.1%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,9392.4270.2
Married9,616383.4
Non Family6,1321.2458
Female2,2892.8849.9
Male9023.0164.3

2.88

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9716.06%
9th to 12th Grade3,1249.61%
High School Graduate16,72951.46%
Some College4,54313.98%
Associates Degree2,1736.68%
Bachelors Degree2,7448.44%
Graduate Degree1,2223.76%

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,62926,7073,734
Hispanic336292107
Asian20712162
Black15313953
Multiple Races138115
Other Race7463
Islander4343
Native American242410

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 41.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,128$39,286$24,071
Less Than High School$31,515$35,462$19,861
High School Grad$27,037$36,696$20,858
Some College$33,161$41,548$27,463
Bachelors Degree$42,390$45,549$39,176
Graduate Degree$60,682$71,667$48,333

$31,128

Average Earnings

$39,286

Average Male

$24,071

Average Female

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Language

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Language

91.46% of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 8.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.21% of the population.

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,8575,80513.24%
Hispanic65220331.13%
Multiple5397714.29%
Black2275323.35%
Native391743.59%
Other13132.29%
Asian26210.38%

13.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.95%

Male Poverty Rate

14.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania is Native, with 43.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 0.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.88%
High School10.28%
Some College7.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.16%
Male Unemployed27.47%
Female Employed7.86%
Male Employed3.88%

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Income

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,286$57,588
Families$52,894$65,194
Married Families$61,225$73,577
Non Families$24,559$36,766

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Veterans

3,958

Number of Veterans

3,699

Male Veterans

259

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,416
First Gulf War544
Korea539
World War II339
Second Gulf War314

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,89911.10%
2 or More3414.53%
Black198.44%
Indian416.67%
Hawaiian24.65%

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

6.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

89.51%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.97% of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 89.51% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lewistown83388215-123-1.48%
Burnham20542004-50-2.43%
Juniata Terrace542538-4-0.74%
McVeytown342329-13-3.80%
Kistler32032441.25%
Newton Hamilton205203-2-0.98%
  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