Blairsville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,205

Blairsville is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,205, it is the 297th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6042nd largest city in the United States. Blairsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.59% annually and its population has decreased by -6.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,412 in 2010. Blairsville reached it's highest population of 5,296 in 1930. Spanning over 1 miles, Blairsville has a population density of 2,266 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blairsville is $53,423 with a poverty rate of 11.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $90,500. The median age in Blairsville is 38.9 years, 34.6 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.5 males.

Blairsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blairsville was:

  • White: 94.88%
  • Black or African American: 2.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Asian: 1.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blairsville, Pennsylvania is 3,205, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,243.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,412.

Blairsville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,11394.88%
Black or African American722.19%
Two or More Races551.68%
Asian411.25%

Blairsville Population Pyramid 2020

Blairsville Median Age

38.9


Total

34.6


Male

42.9


Female

Blairsville Adults

There are 2,633 adults, (647 of whom are seniors) in Blairsville.

Blairsville Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Blairsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,818

55.41%

Male

1,463

44.59%

Blairsville Households and Families

Blairsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blairsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
Female67.8%32.2%
Male64.2%35.8%
All55.1%44.9%
Non Family35.3%64.7%

55.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5312.1455.1
Non Family7111.2235.3
Married5222.8375.1
Female2453.1567.8
Male533.1964.2

2.83

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

12.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blairsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.69%
9th to 12th Grade1295.60%
High School Graduate1,00243.49%
Some College41718.10%
Associates Degree24510.63%
Bachelors Degree27912.11%
Graduate Degree2169.38%

Blairsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2142,090484
Black7251
Asian181811

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,743$39,412$30,938
Less Than High School$18,000$20,000$
High School Grad$30,125$40,078$26,395
Some College$36,996$36,649$41,125
Bachelors Degree$40,313$$29,000
Graduate Degree$68,929$79,583$61,528

$35,743

Average Earnings

$39,412

Average Male

$30,938

Average Female

Blairsville Language

Blairsville Language by Age

Blairsville Language

97.08% of Blairsville residents speak only English, while 2.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.42% of the population.

Blairsville Poverty

Blairsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,08432910.67%
Black722636.11%
Multiple431432.56%

11.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.52%

Male Poverty Rate

15.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blairsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blairsville is Black, with 36.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blairsville is White, with 10.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.30%.

Name Poverty
High School11.98%
Less Than High School6.90%
Some College5.74%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.00%
Female Employed14.49%
Male Employed1.13%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Blairsville Income

Blairsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,688$53,423
Families$61,962$71,327
Married Families$61,316-
Non Families$27,396$30,917

Blairsville Marital Status

Blairsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Blairsville Married by Age and Sex

Blairsville 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.

Blairsville Marital Status by Race

Blairsville Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

196

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War67
First Gulf War43
Korea28
Vietnam27
World War II5
Age Group Veterans
75+61
55 to 6444
35 to 5436
18 to 3435
65 to 7428
Name Veterans % of Total
White1837.26%
Black1419.44%
Asian717.07%

$Blairsville Veterans by Education

14.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blairsville Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Blairsville 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

84.64%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.08% of Blairsville residents were born in the United States, with 84.64% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,205-19-0.59%
20193,224-19-0.59%
20183,243-16-0.49%
20173,259-19-0.58%
20163,278-29-0.88%
20153,307-23-0.69%
20143,330-39-1.16%
20133,369-40-1.17%
20123,409210.62%
20113,388-14-0.41%
20103,402-205-0.58%
20003,607120.03%
19903,595-571-1.46%
19804,166-245-0.57%
19704,411-519-1.11%
19604,930-70-0.14%
19505,000-2-0.00%
19405,002-294-0.57%
19305,2969051.89%
19204,3918192.09%
19103,5721860.54%
19003,3862600.80%
18903,1260.00%