Petersburg, Pennsylvania Population 2024

406

Petersburg is a city located in Huntingdon County Pennsylvania. Petersburg has a 2024 population of 406. Petersburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -2.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 418 in 2020.

The average household income in Petersburg is $71,501 with a poverty rate of 9.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Petersburg is 39.8 years, 37.1 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Petersburg Demographics

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

  • White: 97.91%
  • Two or more races: 2.09%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,220.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.87% (-12)
The current population of Petersburg, Pennsylvania is 406 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 418.

Petersburg, Pennsylvania Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White37597.91%
Two or more races82.09%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Petersburg Population by Race

Petersburg Population Pyramid 2024

Petersburg Median Age

39.8

Total

37.1

Male

41.7

Female

Petersburg Adults

There are 287 adults, (75 of whom are seniors) in Petersburg.

Petersburg Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Petersburg Sex Ratio

Female20653.79%
Male17746.21%

Petersburg Population by Age

Petersburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1472.6168.731.3
Married563.8885.714.3
Non Family561.1166.133.9
Female252.962476
Male1031000

3.38

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Petersburg Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51.95%
9th to 12th Grade2610.12%
High School Graduate15961.87%
Some College2911.28%
Associates Degree3212.45%
Bachelors Degree41.56%
Graduate Degree20.78%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Petersburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Petersburg Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2522216
2+ Races550

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 2.38%.

Petersburg Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$41,023$53,594$29,643
Less Than 9th Grade$18,750$0$0
High School Graduate$40,455$54,219$25,417
Some College$42,917$42,500$42,917
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0

$41,023

Average Earnings

$53,594

Average Male

$29,643

Average Female

Petersburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Petersburg Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Petersburg Language

97.44% of Petersburg residents speak only English, while 2.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Petersburg Language

Petersburg Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White374328.56%
Multiple8337.5%

9.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.11%

Male Poverty Rate

12.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Petersburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is Multiple, with 37.5% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is White, with 8.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.61%.

Petersburg Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.81%
Bachelors or Greater16.67%
High School8.18%
Some College0%

Petersburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Employed7.06%
Female Employed5.49%
Male Unemployed0%

Petersburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Petersburg Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$58,125$71,501
Families$62,750$81,712
Married Families$105,625$-999,999,999
Non Families$35,833$46,323

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Petersburg Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Petersburg Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Petersburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Petersburg Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Petersburg Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

51

Number of Veterans

50

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War21
Vietnam13
First Gulf War7
Korea2
World War II2

Petersburg Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
18 to 3419
75+12
35 to 5410
65 to 747
55 to 643

Petersburg Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White5118.09%

Petersburg Veterans by Race

Petersburg Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

1.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Petersburg Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

10.2%

Unemployment Rate

Petersburg Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Petersburg Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Petersburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

93.21%

Born in Petersburg

98.96%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

1.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.96% of Petersburg residents were born in the United States, with 93.21% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Petersburg Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029391-3-0.76%
2028394-3-0.76%
2027397-3-0.75%
2026400-3-0.74%
2025403-3-0.74%
2024406-3-0.73%
2023409-3-0.73%
2022412-4-0.96%
2021416-2-0.48%
2020418-46-9.91%
2019464-4-0.85%
2018468-2-0.43%
2017470-2-0.42%
2016472-1-0.21%
2015473-4-0.84%
2014477-2-0.42%
201347900%
2012479-2-0.42%
2011481-1-0.21%
201048200%

Petersburg Population by Year