Pike County, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Pike County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 55,523 with a growth rate of 0.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Pennsylvania is the 42nd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201855,9334100.74%
201755,5234990.91%
201655,024-326-0.59%
201555,350-309-0.56%
201455,659-420-0.75%
201356,079-212-0.38%
201256,291-776-1.36%
201157,067-300-0.52%
201057,36729,401105.13%
199027,9669,69553.06%
198018,2716,45354.60%
197011,8182,66029.05%
19609,1587338.70%
19508,42597313.06%
19407,452-31-0.41%
19307,4836659.75%
19206,818-1,215-15.13%
19108,033-733-8.36%
19008,766-646-6.86%
18909,412-251-2.60%
18809,6631,22714.54%
18708,4361,28117.90%
18607,1551,27421.66%
18505,8812,04953.47%
18403,832-1,011-20.88%
18304,8431,94967.35%
18202,8940.00%

How Many People Live in Pike County, Pennsylvania?

55,523

Pike County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49,42989.06%
Black or African American3,4386.19%
Two or More Races9751.76%
Asian8441.52%
Some Other Race7111.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native710.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander300.05%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2020

Pike County, Pennsylvania Median Age

47.7


Total

46.7


Male

48.6


Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 45,178 adults, (11,899 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Pennsylvania.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

27,426

49.42%

Male

28,072

50.58%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Pike County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pike County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.5%9.5%
All83.1%16.9%
Non Family76.9%23.1%
Female65.8%34.2%
Male65.6%34.4%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,8712.5283.1
Married12,4343.0790.5
Non Family6,4301.2176.9
Female1,8663.0665.8
Male1,1412.9865.6

3

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pike County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6481.59%
9th to 12th Grade2,2495.52%
High School Graduate13,84933.98%
Some College9,12922.40%
Associates Degree3,4878.56%
Bachelors Degree7,08217.38%
Graduate Degree4,31510.59%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,04031,7599,461
Hispanic3,5283,069836
Black2,3002,165778
Asian646635352
Other Race49444634
Multiple Races431383102
Native American65658
Islander30197

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 asian people with a rate of 54.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,178$51,366$30,203
Less Than High School$20,343$31,424$13,454
High School Grad$33,931$44,474$25,426
Some College$34,902$48,765$27,401
Bachelors Degree$53,550$64,925$39,184
Graduate Degree$66,125$84,438$62,407

$40,178

Average Earnings

$51,366

Average Male

$30,203

Average Female

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Pike County, Pennsylvania Language

88.70% of Pike County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 11.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.46% of the population.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Pike County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,4084,0899.21%
Hispanic5,87095616.29%
Black3,38137811.18%
Other71124634.60%
Multiple950798.32%
Asian826728.72%
Islander301136.67%
Native71912.68%

9.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.75%

Male Poverty Rate

11.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 36.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Pennsylvania is Multiple, with 8.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.74%
High School9.99%
Some College8.48%
Bachelors or Greater4.52%

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income

Pike County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,247$82,340
Families$75,241$94,169
Married Families$82,618-
Non Families$37,201$49,792

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Pike 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.

Pike County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans

4,181

Number of Veterans

4,001

Male Veterans

180

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,717
First Gulf War609
Korea530
Second Gulf War499
World War II134
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9469.74%
Black1796.92%
Hispanic1754.10%
2 or More376.04%
Indian1216.90%
Hawaiian723.33%

$Pike County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

4.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pike 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

21.09%

Born in Pennsylvania

91.45%

Native Born

8.55%

Foreign Born

2.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.45% of Pike County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 21.09% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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