Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 40,975 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is the 53rd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201840,589-386-0.94%
201740,975-288-0.70%
201641,263-520-1.24%
201541,783-307-0.73%
201442,090-309-0.73%
201342,399-525-1.22%
201242,924-301-0.70%
201143,225-118-0.27%
201043,3432,9637.34%
199040,3802,5046.61%
198037,8763,53210.28%
197034,3441,2073.64%
196033,1371,1673.65%
195031,970-1,923-5.67%
194033,893870.26%
193033,806-957-2.75%
192034,763-2,983-7.90%
191037,746-2,297-5.74%
190040,043-50-0.12%
189040,093-261-0.65%
188040,3542,8317.54%
187037,5231,2563.46%
186036,2677,57926.42%
185028,6887,49335.35%
184021,1954,40826.26%
183016,7876,82768.54%
18209,9600.00%

How Many People Live in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania?

40,975

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,69997.56%
Two or More Races3160.76%
Black or African American2620.63%
Some Other Race1730.41%
Asian1600.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.05%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Median Age

47.8


Total

46.9


Male

48.7


Female

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 33,708 adults, (8,911 of whom are seniors) in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

20,728

49.69%

Male

20,988

50.31%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All77.1%22.9%
Male65.1%34.9%
Non Family65%35%
Female59.2%40.8%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,4042.3877.1
Married9,2202.8788.7
Non Family5,5951.2265
Female1,5403.1859.2
Male1,049365.1

2.83

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8292.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,6348.59%
High School Graduate14,14546.11%
Some College5,17516.87%
Associates Degree2,5188.21%
Bachelors Degree3,36310.96%
Graduate Degree2,0116.56%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,77026,5275,187
Hispanic38426841
Multiple Races16912225
Asian14012982
Black13510918
Native American825310
Other Race79499
Islander774

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,792$40,439$25,777
Less Than High School$26,014$32,023$12,028
High School Grad$29,883$37,360$21,002
Some College$32,769$41,329$28,216
Bachelors Degree$45,694$53,810$34,732
Graduate Degree$54,519$58,472$53,214

$32,792

Average Earnings

$40,439

Average Male

$25,777

Average Female

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language

97.45% of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 2.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,7964,99912.56%
Hispanic68419127.92%
Multiple3007926.33%
Black2065225.24%
Native843541.67%
Other1732916.76%
Islander221568.18%
Asian16095.63%

12.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.76%

Male Poverty Rate

14.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 68.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 5.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.20%
High School11.23%
Some College9.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.36%
Male Unemployed31.68%
Female Employed6.77%
Male Employed4.51%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Income

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,014$66,041
Families$62,207$75,252
Married Families$69,967$83,025
Non Families$28,813$42,333

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Susquehanna 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 45-54.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Veterans

3,529

Number of Veterans

3,342

Male Veterans

187

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,427
First Gulf War427
Korea372
Second Gulf War321
World War II111

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,46810.50%
Hispanic5111.18%
Indian2732.93%
2 or More1910.22%
Asian85.71%
Black74.43%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Susquehanna 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

59.29%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.28% of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 59.29% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Population of Cities in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Forest City19071765-142-7.45%
Susquehanna Depot16431525-118-7.18%
Montrose16191491-128-7.91%
Hallstead13041219-85-6.52%
New Milford868850-18-2.07%
Great Bend734678-56-7.63%
Oakland616567-49-7.95%
Lanesboro506468-38-7.51%
Hop Bottom337306-31-9.20%
Thompson297269-28-9.43%
Little Meadows273258-15-5.49%
Union Dale264240-24-9.09%
Friendsville111106-5-4.50%
  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