Pike County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Pike County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 55,691 with a growth rate of 0.91% 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
201755,6915000.91%
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
White49,540
Black or African American3,382
Two or More Races1,022
Some Other Race838
Asian817
American Indian and Alaska Native69
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19

Pike County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Pike County, Pennsylvania Median Age

47


Total

46.3


Male

47.8


Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 44,890 adults, (11,423 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Pennsylvania.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

27,731

49.80%

Male

27,956

50.20%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Pike County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pike County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All84.1%15.9%
Non Family76.4%23.6%
Male72.5%27.5%
Female67.9%32.1%

84.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,3792.5984.1
Married12,5553.0991
Non Family6,0831.2276.4
Female1,7513.367.9
Male9903.2672.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pike County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7391.83%
9th to 12th Grade2,6556.58%
High School Graduate13,74134.03%
Some College8,92422.10%
Associates Degree3,6108.94%
Bachelors Degree6,57516.28%
Graduate Degree4,13610.24%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,93131,1728,900
Hispanic3,2882,854766
Black2,2142,072673
Asian611555333
Other Race52550058
Multiple Races45541398
Native American606014
Islander1988

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 54.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,369$49,041$29,026
Less Than High School$21,370$34,375$12,418
High School Grad$33,563$43,239$24,596
Some College$32,196$46,978$26,515
Bachelors Degree$50,444$59,063$40,880
Graduate Degree$63,632$82,436$59,015

$37,369

Average Earnings

$49,041

Average Male

$29,026

Average Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

88.89% of Pike County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 11.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.71% of the population.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,7303,9438.82%
Hispanic5,7221,14820.06%
Other81641450.74%
Black3,3072617.89%
Asian80010012.50%
Multiple1,005807.96%
Islander191157.89%

9.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.89%

Male Poverty Rate

10.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 57.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Black, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.72%
High School9.03%
Some College8.22%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.82%
Female Unemployed19.39%
Female Employed6.13%
Male Employed5.60%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,417$79,013
Families$74,518$89,941
Married Families$80,177$
Non Families$34,961$47,851

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans

4,228

Number of Veterans

4,012

Male Veterans

216

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,672
Korea547
First Gulf War459
Second Gulf War342
World War II235

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9729.85%
Hispanic2135.18%
Black1877.50%
2 or More314.69%
Other193.29%
Indian1115.94%
Hawaiian842.11%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

3.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Pike County, Pennsylvania

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