Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 40,975 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is the 53rd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201840,589-386-0.94%
201740,975-288-0.70%
201641,263-520-1.24%
201541,783-307-0.73%
201442,090-309-0.73%
201342,399-525-1.22%
201242,924-301-0.70%
201143,225-118-0.27%
201043,3432,9637.34%
199040,3802,5046.61%
198037,8763,53210.28%
197034,3441,2073.64%
196033,1371,1673.65%
195031,970-1,923-5.67%
194033,893870.26%
193033,806-957-2.75%
192034,763-2,983-7.90%
191037,746-2,297-5.74%
190040,043-50-0.12%
189040,093-261-0.65%
188040,3542,8317.54%
187037,5231,2563.46%
186036,2677,57926.42%
185028,6887,49335.35%
184021,1954,40826.26%
183016,7876,82768.54%
18209,9600.00%

How Many People Live in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania?

40,975

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,30797.50%
Two or More Races3770.91%
Black or African American3000.73%
Some Other Race1640.40%
Asian1380.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.05%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2020

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Median Age

48.2


Total

47.3


Male

49.1


Female

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 33,496 adults, (9,172 of whom are seniors) in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

20,546

49.70%

Male

20,794

50.30%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All76.6%23.4%
Male68.8%31.2%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Female59.5%40.5%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3472.3776.6
Married9,0242.8887.9
Non Family5,8291.2164.7
Female1,4803.2559.5
Male1,0143.1168.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7072.32%
9th to 12th Grade2,5948.50%
High School Graduate13,89745.52%
Some College5,26417.24%
Associates Degree2,6218.58%
Bachelors Degree3,43411.25%
Graduate Degree2,0136.59%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,64726,5375,292
Hispanic37128755
Multiple Races21014020
Black16314011
Asian12310761
Other Race69508
Native American33266
Islander44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,115$40,752$27,580
Less Than High School$28,380$34,200$12,439
High School Grad$30,715$37,947$22,102
Some College$32,806$40,620$28,566
Bachelors Degree$47,275$54,535$35,069
Graduate Degree$57,049$61,563$54,813

$34,115

Average Earnings

$40,752

Average Male

$27,580

Average Female

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Language

97.41% of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 2.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,4024,70511.94%
Hispanic69220729.91%
Multiple3746216.58%
Other1645634.15%
Black2603312.69%
Islander191684.21%
Asian138139.42%
Native35925.71%

12.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.74%

Male Poverty Rate

13.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 84.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 9.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.96%
High School10.83%
Some College9.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Income

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,059$69,911
Families$63,781$80,439
Married Families$72,763$88,520
Non Families$29,757$44,430

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Susquehanna 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.

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Veterans

3,509

Number of Veterans

3,316

Male Veterans

193

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,407
First Gulf War474
Second Gulf War363
Korea350
World War II76
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,47610.60%
Hispanic5912.97%
2 or More104.13%
Black94.84%
Indian824.24%
Asian64.88%

$Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Susquehanna 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

59.12%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.33%

Native Born

1.67%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.33% of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 59.12% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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