Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Beaver County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 162,623 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beaver County, Pennsylvania is the 22nd largest county inPennsylvania. The 2010 Population was 170,630 and has seen a growth of -4.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021162,623-653-0.40%
2020163,276-653-0.40%
2019163,929-653-0.40%
2018164,582-1,072-0.65%
2017165,654-1,104-0.66%
2016166,758-1,483-0.88%
2015168,241-736-0.44%
2014168,977-749-0.44%
2013169,726-330-0.19%
2012170,056-254-0.15%
2011170,310-320-0.19%
2010170,630-15,463-8.31%
1990186,093-18,348-8.97%
1980204,441-3,977-1.91%
1970208,4181,4700.71%
1960206,94831,75618.13%
1950175,19218,43811.76%
1940156,7547,6925.16%
1930149,06237,44133.54%
1920111,62133,26842.46%
191078,35321,92138.84%
190056,4326,35512.69%
189050,07710,47226.44%
188039,6053,4579.56%
187036,1487,00824.05%
186029,1402,4519.18%
185026,689-2,679-9.12%
184029,3685,18521.44%
183024,1838,84357.65%
182015,3403,17226.07%
181012,1686,392110.66%
18005,7760.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.40% (-653)
County Website
Founded
March 12, 1800
County Seat
2010 Population
170,630
Growth Since 2010
-4.69% (-8,007)
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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White149,83390.35%
Black or African American9,6485.82%
Two or More Races4,6082.78%
Asian8800.53%
Some Other Race6240.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native1470.09%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander930.06%
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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population by Race

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid $2021

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Median Age

45.1


Total

42.7


Male

46.9


Female

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 133,620 adults, (34,713 of whom are seniors) in Beaver County, Pennsylvania.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

85,373

51.48%

Male

80,460

48.52%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population by Age

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female57.4%42.6%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Male67.4%32.6%
All73.1%26.9%
Married88.9%11.1%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All71,1672.2973.1
Married33,8472.9488.9
Non Family25,9271.1758.2
Female8,2372.9357.4
Male3,1562.8667.4

2.86

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9321.59%
9th to 12th Grade6,4645.33%
High School Graduate44,64636.80%
Some College23,66019.50%
Associates Degree14,64212.07%
Bachelors Degree20,17716.63%
Graduate Degree9,8018.08%
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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White111,544104,29628,354
Black6,3475,625830
Hispanic1,5971,474372
2+ Races1,3741,301353
Asian590425138
Other Race43440663
Islander9031
Native American817217

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.69%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 25.69%.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,535$48,742$32,733
Less Than 9th Grade$22,306$24,758$18,949
High School Graduate$32,018$40,843$24,604
Some College$39,204$49,251$31,752
Bachelors Degree$53,383$64,572$43,859
Graduate Degree$64,118$69,984$60,585

$40,535

Average Earnings

$48,742

Average Male

$32,733

Average Female

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language

97.19% of Beaver County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White146,30113,1418.98%
Black9,2413,06633.18%
Multiple4,5641,26427.70%
Hispanic2,62836013.70%
Asian81821125.79%
Native1476242.18%
Other622406.43%

11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.85%

Male Poverty Rate

12.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania is Native, with 42.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania is Other, with 6.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.96%.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.30%
High School10.86%
Some College8.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.07%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed38.74%
Male Unemployed20.30%
Female Employed5.50%
Male Employed4.49%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,807$72,337
Families$74,504$87,355
Married Families$87,571$99,587
Non Families$31,211$43,608
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Income by Household Type

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

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12,244

Number of Veterans

11,572

Male Veterans

672

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,704
First Gulf War1,850
Second Gulf War1,667
Korea1,202
World War II596

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+3,585
65 to 743,530
55 to 642,360
35 to 542,207
18 to 34562

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11,5379.39%
Black4936.77%
2+ Races1366.84%
Hispanic824.67%
Native American3431.78%
Other Race306.01%
Asian142.06%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

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6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

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61.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania 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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82.93%

Born in Beaver County, Pennsylvania

98.17%

Native Born

1.83%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

1.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.17% of Beaver County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 82.93% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Place of Birth

  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

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