Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Beaver County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 165,703 with a growth rate of -0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beaver County, Pennsylvania is the 21st largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018164,742-961-0.58%
2017165,703-1,069-0.64%
2016166,772-1,495-0.89%
2015168,267-731-0.43%
2014168,998-745-0.44%
2013169,743-322-0.19%
2012170,065-242-0.14%
2011170,307-339-0.20%
2010170,646-15,447-8.30%
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%

How Many People Live in Beaver County, Pennsylvania?

165,703

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White150,87790.40%
Black or African American9,8445.90%
Two or More Races4,3462.60%
Asian8580.51%
Some Other Race7130.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native1800.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander780.05%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2020

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Median Age

45.1


Total

42.8


Male

47


Female

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 134,298 adults, (34,142 of whom are seniors) in Beaver County, Pennsylvania.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

85,947

51.50%

Male

80,949

48.50%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All73.3%26.7%
Male68.4%31.6%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female56%44%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,8172.3273.3
Married34,3742.9588.6
Non Family25,2321.1858.5
Female8,0352.9256
Male3,1762.9968.4

2.89

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2181.82%
9th to 12th Grade6,1155.03%
High School Graduate46,49338.23%
Some College23,17419.05%
Associates Degree14,83312.20%
Bachelors Degree19,70816.20%
Graduate Degree9,0877.47%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White112,024104,84627,408
Black6,3335,593747
Hispanic1,4631,388353
Multiple Races1,2621,189262
Asian56736694
Other Race48544461
Native American12811620
Islander7823

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 94.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,826$47,592$31,590
Less Than High School$22,000$23,927$18,107
High School Grad$31,234$40,349$23,773
Some College$39,072$48,160$31,382
Bachelors Degree$52,361$64,373$42,012
Graduate Degree$62,787$67,102$59,170

$39,826

Average Earnings

$47,592

Average Male

$31,590

Average Female

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Language

97.08% of Beaver County, Pennsylvania 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 1.45% of the population.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White147,49412,7458.64%
Black9,4233,53237.48%
Multiple4,3031,26229.33%
Hispanic2,51131312.47%
Asian80514117.52%
Native1804525.00%
Other711395.49%

10.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.88%

Male Poverty Rate

11.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania is Black, with 37.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaver County, Pennsylvania is Other, with 5.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.47%
High School11.21%
Some College8.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Income

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,828$69,994
Families$71,894$83,703
Married Families$83,668$95,336
Non Families$29,678$42,730

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Beaver 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 45-54.

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans

12,620

Number of Veterans

11,948

Male Veterans

672

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,710
First Gulf War1,871
Second Gulf War1,571
Korea1,410
World War II723
Name Veterans % of Total
White11,8049.55%
Black6088.16%
Hispanic1086.51%
2 or More1046.17%
Other529.44%
Indian3925.49%
Asian131.94%

$Beaver County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Beaver County, Pennsylvania 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

83.28%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.25% of Beaver County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 83.28% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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