Perry County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Perry County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 46,127 with a growth rate of 1.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perry County, Pennsylvania is the 47th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201746,1274801.05%
201645,647-339-0.74%
201645,9861050.23%
201545,8811860.41%
201445,695-8-0.02%
201345,703-174-0.38%
201245,877-109-0.24%
201145,98660.01%
201045,9804,80811.68%
199041,1725,45415.27%
198035,7187,10324.82%
197028,6152,0337.65%
196026,5821,8007.26%
195024,7821,5696.76%
194023,2131,4696.76%
193021,744-1,131-4.94%
192022,875-1,261-5.22%
191024,136-2,127-8.10%
190026,263-13-0.05%
189026,276-1,246-4.53%
188027,5222,0758.15%
187025,4472,65411.64%
186022,7932,70513.47%
185020,0882,99217.50%
184017,0962,83519.88%
183014,2612,91925.74%
182011,3420.00%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,455
Two or More Races491
Black or African American408
Asian153
Some Other Race74
American Indian and Alaska Native66

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

Perry 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

Perry County, Pennsylvania Median Age

42.5


Total

41.6


Male

43.4


Female

Perry County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 35,605 adults, (7,258 of which are seniors) in Perry County, Pennsylvania.

Perry County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

22,652

49.62%

Male

22,995

50.38%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Perry County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All79.8%20.2%
Male75.8%24.2%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female53.5%46.5%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,8832.5279.8
Married10,2943.0289.8
Non Family5,2321.2369.2
Female1,6783.1653.5
Male6793.2875.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry County, Pennsylvania Households

Perry County, Pennsylvania Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9773.05%
9th to 12th Grade2,7808.68%
High School Graduate14,80246.23%
Some College5,45017.02%
Associates Degree2,7758.67%
Bachelors Degree3,50110.93%
Graduate Degree1,7325.41%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,12127,5475,014
Hispanic38033971
Black1947612
Multiple Races18717133
Asian11110381
Other Race534719
Native American343422

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 72.97%.

Perry County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,151$42,344$31,354
Less Than High School$27,571$32,184$17,885
High School Grad$33,251$39,484$26,991
Some College$39,944$46,363$31,362
Bachelors Degree$48,913$58,427$42,907
Graduate Degree$56,169$59,762$51,883

$37,151

Average Earnings

$42,344

Average Male

$31,354

Average Female

Perry County, Pennsylvania Language

Perry County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Perry County, Pennsylvania Language

95.42% of Perry County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 4.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.34% of the population.

Perry County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Perry County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,2993,7138.58%
Hispanic7258712.00%
Multiple4718618.26%
Black2882910.07%
Asian153117.19%
Native6657.58%

8.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.52%

Male Poverty Rate

9.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Pennsylvania is Multiple, with 18.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 7.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.46%.

Perry County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.45%
High School8.44%
Some College4.87%
Bachelors or Greater1.95%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.05%
Male Unemployed19.96%
Female Employed4.31%
Male Employed3.29%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Income

Perry County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,585$69,362
Families$68,445$79,560
Married Families$77,161$86,663
Non Families$33,563$41,080

Perry County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Perry County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Perry County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Perry County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Perry County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Perry County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

3,691

Number of Veterans

3,400

Male Veterans

291

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,536
First Gulf War639
Second Gulf War465
Korea296
World War II158

Perry County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,024
35 to 54926
55 to 64883
75+625
18 to 34233

Perry County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,60810.36%
Black6023.53%
Hispanic388.14%
2 or More135.02%
Other69.84%
Asian21.67%
Indian23.85%

Perry County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

4.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Perry County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Perry County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Perry County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perry County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marysville25342532-2-0.08%
Newport15741562-12-0.76%
Duncannon15221490-32-2.10%
Bloomfield12491248-1-0.08%
Liverpool95996010.10%
Millerstown673670-3-0.45%
Blain263261-2-0.76%
Landisburg221219-2-0.90%
New Buffalo129128-1-0.78%
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