Pittsburg, Texas Population 2021

4,773
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Pittsburg is a city located in Camp County Texas. It is also the county seat of Camp County. With a 2020 population of 4,773, it is the 376th largest city in Texas and the 4893rd largest city in the United States . Pittsburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.80% annually and its population has increased by 6.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,497 in 2010. Pittsburg reached it's highest population of 4,773 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Pittsburg has a population density of 1,325 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pittsburg is $49,406 with a poverty rate of 13.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $723 per month, and the median house value is $82,900. The median age in Pittsburg is 32.6 years, 29 years for males, and 35.1 years for females.

Pittsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 60.60%
  • Black or African American: 26.03%
  • Other race: 11.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pittsburg, Texas is 4,773 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,659.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,497.

Pittsburg, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,81260.60%
Black or African American1,20826.03%
Some Other Race52711.36%
Two or More Races871.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.13%
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Pittsburg Population by Race

Pittsburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Pittsburg Median Age

32.6


Total

29


Male

35.1


Female

Pittsburg Adults

There are 3,220 adults, (688 of whom are seniors) in Pittsburg.

Pittsburg Age Dependency

83.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,364

50.95%

Male

2,276

49.05%

Pittsburg Population by Age

Pittsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pittsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.3%23.7%
All56.4%43.6%
Non Family45.7%54.3%
Female36.4%63.6%
Male26.9%73.1%

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pittsburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5812.956.4
Married6873.9576.3
Non Family5541.1245.7
Female2363.7736.4
Male1043.5226.9

3.84

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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Pittsburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31311.34%
9th to 12th Grade2127.68%
High School Graduate98735.76%
Some College54619.78%
Associates Degree1405.07%
Bachelors Degree44216.01%
Graduate Degree1204.35%
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Pittsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pittsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2831,213271
Black796773251
Hispanic67524340
Other Race20210420
Native American66

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 black people with a rate of 31.53%.

Pittsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,698$43,447$23,947
Less Than 9th Grade$24,132$32,411$22,292
High School Graduate$38,575$39,975$31,731
Some College$31,405$45,361$30,716
Bachelors Degree$35,417$55,333$16,768
Graduate Degree$43,952$43,629$

$31,698

Average Earnings

$43,447

Average Male

$23,947

Average Female

Pittsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pittsburg Language by Age

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Pittsburg Language

70.89% of Pittsburg residents speak only English, while 29.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.55% of the population.

Pittsburg Language

Pittsburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,19124620.65%
Hispanic1,59124115.15%
White1,7091247.26%
Other5279618.22%
Multiple872427.59%
Native6466.67%

13.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.52%

Male Poverty Rate

15.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg is Native, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg is White, with 7.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.68%.

Pittsburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.84%
Less Than 9th Grade10.58%
Bachelors or Greater8.70%
Some College6.48%

Pittsburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed16.17%
Male Employed1.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pittsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pittsburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,450$49,406
Families$57,996$60,450
Married Families$67,750-
Non Families$21,293$27,991
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Income by Household Type

Pittsburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsburg Married by Age and Sex

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Pittsburg 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.

Pittsburg Marital Status by Race

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Pittsburg Marital Status

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178

Number of Veterans

130

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
Second Gulf War36
Korea26
First Gulf War23
World War II

Pittsburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5451
75+45
65 to 7431
18 to 3429
55 to 6422

Pittsburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1557.46%
Black232.65%

Pittsburg Veterans by Race

Pittsburg Veterans by Education

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15.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsburg Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsburg Employment by Age

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Pittsburg Employment by Race

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Pittsburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.50%

Born in Pittsburg

84.81%

Native Born

15.19%

Foreign Born

13.49%

Non Citizen

1.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.81% of Pittsburg residents were born in the United States, with 72.50% having been born in Texas. 13.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pittsburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,773380.80%
20204,735380.81%
20194,697380.82%
20184,659400.87%
20174,619180.39%
20164,601180.39%
20154,583110.24%
20144,572551.22%
20134,517-14-0.31%
20124,53180.18%
20114,52320.04%
20104,5211740.39%
20004,3473400.82%
19904,007-238-0.58%
19804,2454011.00%
19703,844480.13%
19603,7966541.91%
19503,1422260.75%
19402,9162761.00%
19302,6401000.39%
19202,5400.00%

Pittsburg Population by Year