Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 352,627 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania is the 11th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017352,627-2,161-0.61%
2016354,788-2,207-0.62%
2015356,995-1,967-0.55%
2014358,962-1,842-0.51%
2013360,804-2,087-0.58%
2012362,891-1,603-0.44%
2011364,494-640-0.18%
2010365,134-5,187-1.40%
1990370,321-21,973-5.60%
1980392,29415,3594.07%
1970376,93524,3066.89%
1960352,62939,45012.60%
1950313,1799,7683.22%
1940303,4118,4162.85%
1930294,99521,4277.83%
1920273,56842,26418.27%
1910231,30471,12944.41%
1900160,17547,35641.98%
1890112,81934,78344.57%
188078,03619,31732.90%
187058,7194,9839.27%
186053,7362,0103.89%
185051,7269,02721.14%
184042,6994,29911.20%
183038,4007,86025.74%
182030,5404,14815.72%
181026,3923,66616.13%
180022,7266,70841.88%
179016,0180.00%

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White338,659
Black or African American8,432
Two or More Races5,724
Asian3,093
Some Other Race556
American Indian and Alaska Native317
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander54

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Median Age

46.6


Total

44.9


Male

48


Female

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 289,855 adults, (75,289 of whom are seniors) in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

182,624

51.18%

Male

174,211

48.82%

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All77.6%22.4%
Male69.6%30.4%
Non Family62%38%
Female60.6%39.4%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All151,8922.377.6
Married80,5972.8891
Non Family50,9211.1662
Female14,6172.8260.6
Male5,7572.8169.6

2.82

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0881.95%
9th to 12th Grade11,7724.50%
High School Graduate99,12537.90%
Some College44,16216.88%
Associates Degree28,22810.79%
Bachelors Degree46,74517.87%
Graduate Degree26,45010.11%

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White250,572235,17070,228
Black5,3894,513745
Hispanic2,0391,789448
Asian1,9351,6741,279
Multiple Races1,7311,602503
Other Race27025263
Native American24122238
Islander99

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 islander people with a rate of 66.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,588$49,510$30,427
Less Than High School$23,608$28,933$16,023
High School Grad$30,408$39,708$21,830
Some College$36,277$47,367$28,028
Bachelors Degree$51,657$65,213$40,890
Graduate Degree$67,647$86,486$57,511

$39,588

Average Earnings

$49,510

Average Male

$30,427

Average Female

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Language

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Language

97.29% of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.26% of the population.

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White330,26031,0079.39%
Black7,5002,62334.97%
Multiple5,3661,80433.62%
Hispanic3,71950313.53%
Asian3,0192217.32%
Other5197714.84%
Native314227.01%

10.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.31%

Male Poverty Rate

11.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania is Black, with 34.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania is Native, with 7.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.58%
High School10.94%
Some College7.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.81%
Male Unemployed22.41%
Female Employed5.39%
Male Employed3.69%

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Income

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,702$74,064
Families$72,728$89,729
Married Families$81,263$98,933
Non Families$29,031$40,749

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Westmoreland 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.

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Veterans

27,539

Number of Veterans

25,952

Male Veterans

1,587

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9,923
First Gulf War3,879
Korea3,065
Second Gulf War2,907
World War II2,224

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White26,6579.59%
Black5488.45%
Hispanic35213.55%
2 or More1937.62%
Asian703.15%
Indian2911.98%
Other266.25%
Hawaiian1629.63%

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Murrysville2007920042-37-0.18%
Greensburg1489214430-462-3.10%
New Kensington1311612592-524-4.00%
Lower Burrell1176111367-394-3.35%
Jeannette96549245-409-4.24%
Latrobe83368003-333-3.99%
Monessen77207413-307-3.98%
Vandergrift52054981-224-4.30%
Arnold51574939-218-4.23%
Mount Pleasant44554325-130-2.92%
Scottdale43844211-173-3.95%
Irwin39713824-147-3.70%
Manor32393321822.53%
Trafford 32243114-110-3.41%
Youngwood30502928-122-4.00%
Delmont26862622-64-2.38%
Derry26882570-118-4.39%
West Newton26332519-114-4.33%
New Stanton21732110-63-2.90%
Southwest Greensburg21552066-89-4.13%
South Greensburg21172034-83-3.92%
North Belle Vernon19711885-86-4.36%
Ligonier15731530-43-2.73%
West Leechburg12941257-37-2.86%
Avonmore1011973-38-3.76%
Export917873-44-4.80%
North Irwin846812-34-4.02%
Oklahoma811778-33-4.07%
New Florence687659-28-4.08%
East Vandergrift674646-28-4.15%
Sutersville605577-28-4.63%
New Alexandria560544-16-2.86%
Hyde Park500475-25-5.00%
Seward495472-23-4.65%
Penn475472-3-0.63%
Bolivar465440-25-5.38%
Smithton399378-21-5.26%
Madison397377-20-5.04%
Arona370347-23-6.22%
Youngstown326314-12-3.68%
Hunker291288-3-1.03%
Adamsburg172168-4-2.33%
Laurel Mountain167163-4-2.40%
Donegal120119-1-0.83%
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