Pike County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Pike County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 55,691 with a growth rate of -0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Pennsylvania is the 42nd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201755,691-519-0.92%
201656,2101,0191.85%
201655,191-344-0.62%
201555,535-293-0.52%
201455,828-360-0.64%
201356,188-173-0.31%
201256,361-759-1.33%
201157,120-283-0.49%
201057,40329,437105.26%
199027,9669,69553.06%
198018,2716,45354.60%
197011,8182,66029.05%
19609,1587338.70%
19508,42597313.06%
19407,452-31-0.41%
19307,4836659.75%
19206,818-1,215-15.13%
19108,033-733-8.36%
19008,766-646-6.86%
18909,412-251-2.60%
18809,6631,22714.54%
18708,4361,28117.90%
18607,1551,27421.66%
18505,8812,04953.47%
18403,832-1,011-20.88%
18304,8431,94967.35%
18202,8940.00%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,416
Black or African American3,259
Two or More Races1,121
Asian793
Some Other Race484
American Indian and Alaska Native102
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

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

Pike 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

Pike County, Pennsylvania Median Age

46.7


Total

46.1


Male

47.2


Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 45,080 adults, (11,523 of which are seniors) in Pike County, Pennsylvania.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

28,118

50.02%

Male

28,092

49.98%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Pike County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pike County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All84.2%15.8%
Non Family78.8%21.2%
Male73%27%
Female66%34%

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,1352.6484.2
Married12,1503.0990.7
Non Family5,9041.2578.8
Female1,8893.3766
Male1,1923.7273

3.08

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pike County, Pennsylvania Households

Pike County, Pennsylvania Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9392.31%
9th to 12th Grade2,8206.94%
High School Graduate14,18934.93%
Some College9,09422.39%
Associates Degree3,3028.13%
Bachelors Degree6,18715.23%
Graduate Degree4,08810.06%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,31631,3248,629
Hispanic3,2392,709722
Black2,1281,987563
Asian597537308
Multiple Races456411114
Other Race33126969
Native American10210228
Islander35156

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 51.59%.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,286$45,217$28,669
Less Than High School$19,236$24,318$16,328
High School Grad$31,323$41,288$22,363
Some College$32,753$42,135$27,460
Bachelors Degree$48,553$56,550$40,125
Graduate Degree$65,815$88,889$58,399

$36,286

Average Earnings

$45,217

Average Male

$28,669

Average Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

88.50% of Pike County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 11.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.91% of the population.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,3334,4849.89%
Hispanic5,59684715.14%
Black3,1771484.66%
Multiple1,10512211.04%
Asian77611414.69%
Other463408.64%
Islander352057.14%

10.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.00%

Male Poverty Rate

11.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Black, with 4.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.41%.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.52%
High School8.82%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.69%
Male Unemployed24.67%
Female Employed5.35%
Male Employed5.07%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,199$76,402
Families$70,980$85,946
Married Families$76,859$92,561
Non Families$35,609$47,475

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Pike 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.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

4,653

Number of Veterans

4,382

Male Veterans

271

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,692
First Gulf War588
Korea564
Second Gulf War428
World War II339

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,557
75+1,343
35 to 54773
55 to 64770
18 to 34210

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,33610.63%
Black2329.54%
Hispanic1954.84%
2 or More365.60%
Other256.41%
Indian1817.65%
Hawaiian617.14%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

4.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pike County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Matamoras24692364-105-4.25%
Milford1024974-50-4.88%
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